Neighbourhood Partnerships

Croydon’s appetite for self-destruction

Posted on July 6th, by Sean Creighton in Politics & Society. 8 comments

Let’s have robust debate in our community, argues Sean Creighton, but we should work together

As I submit this piece to the Citizen, the Annual General Meeting of the Croydon Communities Consortium approaches (to be held on Thursday 16th July). I will be attending in order to make a stand against destructive attacks upon it and upon me. The unpleasant and personal nature of these … Read More »

Why you should care about the Croydon Communities Consortium

Posted on January 10th, by Sean Creighton in Culture. 4 comments

Sean Creighton ponders what the newly created community consortium could achieve if political bickering is kept away

On 14th January the first public meeting is being organised by the  Croydon Communities Consortium. It was established after the former Neighbourhood Partnership was shut down by the council. But how the Consortium develops will depend on who takes part, its understanding of community, community cohesion, the nature of Croydon and … Read More »