domestic violence

Twice Madam Mayor: an interview with Toni Letts

Posted on December 22nd, by Katie Rose in Politics & Society. 2 comments

“I have been fortunate – and I want that for everyone”

Twice Mayor of Croydon, a domestic violence survivor with an OBE for her services to housing and community, Toni Letts has many stories to tell. Funny, poignant and heart warming, her anecdotes are underwritten with her commitment to make a daily difference to the lives of Croydon folk. Describing herself as a “servant of the people”, Toni … Read More »

Croydon councillor lobbies Home Secretary to call time on domestic violence

Posted on July 11th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

Croydon councillor Mark Watson, cabinet member for safety and justice, has requested a meeting with Home Secretary Theresa May to discuss what action can be take to prevent domestic homicide and address domestic abuse and sexual violence.

Release begins: The home secretary has been called upon by a senior Croydon councillor to help stop domestic abuse and sexual violence. Councillor Mark Watson, cabinet member for safety … Read More »