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Betting, fast food and the protection of heritage – can Croydon learn from Wandsworth?

Posted on December 1st, by Sean Creighton in Politics & Society. No Comments

So what’s planned for our high streets? Sean Creighton looks at protection for communities and the environment

Norbury residents recently refused to withdraw their objections to the licence application of  Paddy Power, the chain of betting shops, to cover an existing shop at 1421 London Road and its planning-approved expansion to 1423 next door. This refusal highlights the limited powers of the council to control … Read More »