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The prime minister hails "excellent deal" with the EU, but a successful vote in Parliament is not yet certain.

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Extinction Rebellion says it will "take stock" of the reaction to the action for future protests.

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The ex-footballer has been cleared of both assault and sexual assault after kissing a fellow passenger.

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The letter told Mr Erdogan not to be "a fool" by launching a military offensive in northern Syria.

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Three says it is experiencing "technical difficulties with voice, text and data".

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A photo of Democrat Nancy Pelosi at an explosive White House meeting on Syria is causing a stir.

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Candy the cat is found inside a suitcase when it was scanned at airport security.

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The number of robberies and fraud offences has also risen, the Office for National Statistics says.

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Ivor Bell had been charged with soliciting the murder of mother-of-10 Jean McConville in 1972.

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The company promises a software fix after a British couple discover any fingerprint can unlock the flagship device.

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The French luxury brand was criticised for using a map that didn't show the island claimed by China.

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"There was a lot of severe swearing," said South Korea's captain Son Heung-min after returning home.

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Croydon On Flood Alert

Posted by Administrator : Friday 10th January 2014

Since early January a flood alert has been put on Kenley, Purley and parts of Croydon including South Croydon. The Purley area is no stranger to flooding, it endured heavy flooding in 2007 and many residents are preparing for more of the same this year.

Push For Local Apprenticeships

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

INVESTING IN THE LOCAL WORKFORCE. The Croydon council and government have tried many initiatives over the years, one being local apprenticeships.

Are You Insured? Are You Covered?

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 7th March 2013

BETTER SAFE THAN SORRY! In this day and age it seems as if everyone is trying to sell you insurance for everything such as pet insurance, phone insurance, laptop insurance and tablet insurance.

Will Online Shopping Be The Death Of Our High Streets

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

ARE YOU AN ONLINE SHOPPER AND A BARGAIN SURFER? We do not know to what extent the increasing activity of online shopping will eventually have on our Croydon based high street retailers but some predict it may end the high street shopping as a whole in the future.

Keeping Our Local Parks Clean

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our Croydon community.

What Is Next For Our Local Public House

Posted by Administrator : Saturday 2nd March 2013

THERE IS NOTHING WORNG WITH A GOOD LOCAL. It is no secret that our local pubs have suffered in the last decade due to numerous factors such changing nightlife trends (Bars and Clubs), the recession (meaning people have less to spend), alcohol awareness campaigns, the general costs of ale and rent and increases in government tax’s on alcoholic beverages.

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