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The government is currently paying part of the wages of more than 8 million furloughed workers.

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The US city sees a third night of unrest sparked by the death of George Floyd in police custody.

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Omar Jimenez was reporting on protests in Minneapolis when he was detained by officers.

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon urges "caution" as people are allowed to meet friends and family again.

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The UK's biggest building society says struggling applicants should be flagged to lenders.

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The French carmaker announces a EUR2bn cost-cutting plan after seeing a collapse in sales.

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For the first time, Twitter has hidden a tweet on the president's profile behind a warning.

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Those who pre-book will be able to visit some sites in England and Northern Ireland from 3 June.

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Solicitors warn of an increase in vigilantism, but ministers say they are working hard to clear cases.

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The Ministry of Defence says the strikes in Iraq on the Islamic State group all hit their targets.

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The FA Cup quarter-finals have been rescheduled for Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 June with the final set to take place on Saturday 1 August.

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The former director of global news at the BBC will examine online posts from programmes and staff.

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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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