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Croydon’s Opportunity and Fairness Commission to launch its final report

Posted on January 26th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

The Croydon Opportunity and Fairness Commission launches its final report at an event at Croydon College this Thursday, 28th January. The commission’s chair and the Young Commission will deliver presentations on their findings. Places must be reserved.

Release begins: Croydon’s Opportunity and Fairness Commission is holding the launch of its final report.

The launch marks the culmination of the commission’s work and comes at a time of … Read More »



What the Opportunity and Fairness Commission’s interim report is for, by its chair

Posted on November 10th, by Jonathan Clark in Politics & Society. 4 comments

If it’s to succeed, your Fairness Commission needs YOU, says Bishop Jonathan Clark

Launched in January 2015, the Croydon Opportunity and Fairness Commission is working with the people of Croydon to release the potential of the borough. The commission is led by a group of volunteers with a wide variety of experiences and expertise. Our task is to understand the challenges facing Croydon – the causes and … Read More »



Croydon’s Opportunity and Fairness Commission gets off to a bumpy start

Posted on March 25th, by Sean Creighton in Politics & Society. 4 comments

Sean Creighton thinks that Croydon’s Opportunity and Fairness Commission could definitely do better

Croydon’s Opportunity and Fairness Commission hasn’t got off to the smoothest of starts. There was a long delay in announcing the appointment of the Bishop of Croydon as chair, followed by further delays in announcing the first members and resident commissioners.

Then, at the launch event at Stanley Halls, people were not given … Read More »



Croydon’s Opportunity and Fairness Commission to hold inaugural meeting in New Addington

Posted on March 3rd, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

Croydon’s Opportunity and Fairness Commission is holding its first public meeting in Fieldway, New Addington, on Monday 9th March. 

Release begins: Everyone is welcome to attend the event, which will be held at the Timebridge Community Centre on Fieldway from 7:00-8:30pm.

Commission Chair the Right Revd Jonathan Clark, Bishop of Croydon said: “We want residents to tell us what is good and bad about their neighbourhood, and what … Read More »



The Public Gallery: Generation Rent, Opportunity Croydon, and a visit from Cameron

Posted on December 11th, by Tom Black in Politics & Society. 1 Comment

Tom Black looks at landlord licensing, political figleaves and how the powers that be are waking up to the Croydon-tech link

Generation Rent comes to Croydon

With the media circus of Fieldgate (or pantomime, as the Advertiser wittily put it last week) dominating headlines recently, you’d be forgiven for forgetting the council is on the verge of introducing selective landlord licensing.

But it’s coming – … Read More »