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A new voice for Croydon’s trams?

Posted on August 13th, by Tim Longhurst in Politics & Society. No Comments

It’s time for Croydon’s trams to get an audio refresh

Croydon’s light rail system will celebrate its twentieth birthday in 2020, and with 2019 just round the corner that’s not long to wait. Croydon Tramlink, as it was originally known, launched in 2000, and in all its years of operation the voices informing passengers of their destinations have remained unchanged.

Now, I’m not saying there’s anything wrong with … Read More »



Improving safety on our trams

Posted on December 12th, by Robert Ward in Politics & Society. No Comments

A look at the interim report into the Sandilands tram accident

The terrible tram crash that occurred on 9th November at the Sandilands junction is still fresh in the memory. This was a dark day for Croydon. Our thoughts and sympathies at this time must be with those affected.

With the publication of the interim report of the Rail Accident Investigation Board (RAIB), we … Read More »



I would make Croydon better by… September 2016

Posted on September 13th, by The Croydon Citizen in Politics & Society. No Comments

How could Croydon be improved? We want your suggestions today! Email us at editors@thecroydoncitizen.com

In 2014 we launched a campaign to get your suggestions to make Croydon a better place, and it’s still going strong. From the beginning, a big part of the Citizen has been about proposing concrete, achievable solutions to the town’s problems and we are delighted that so many have responded so positively. We … Read More »



News in brief May 2016

Posted on May 11th, by The Croydon Citizen in Politics & Society. No Comments

April’s news in brief, summarised for your convenience by the Citizen team

Fairfield campaigners protest decision at council meeting

The ‘Save Our Fairfield Halls’ campaign acquired more than 8,500 signatures on its petition for the council to pursue a phased closure of the Fairfield Halls for refurbishment rather than a two year total closure, prior to presenting the petition at the full council meeting … Read More »



I would make Croydon better by… January 2016

Posted on January 28th, by The Croydon Citizen in Politics & Society. 1 Comment

How could Croydon be improved? We want your suggestions today! Email us at editors@thecroydoncitizen.com

 

In 2014 we launched a campaign to get your suggestions to make Croydon a better place, and it’s still going strong. From the beginning, a big part of the Citizen has been about proposing concrete, achievable solutions to the town’s problems and we are delighted that so many have responded so positively. We … Read More »