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Protestors launch campaign to ‘save Shirley’s green spaces’

Posted on February 2nd, by Sean Creighton in Politics & Society. 2 comments

Green space is under threat, say campaigners in Shirley. Sean Creighton reports

On the evening of Monday 25th January, a group of Croydon residents opposing the local council’s plans to remove Metropolitan Open Land protection for Shirley came to the town hall to raise its concerns. In particular, the group fears that this would result in ‘intensification’ of development, loss of the area’s character and … Read More »



Print Archive: February 2015 News Magazine – Gentrification and Croydon

Posted on March 11th, by The Croydon Citizen in Site News. No Comments

This edition of the Citizen explored gentrification: its upsides, downsides, and whether it’s happening at all

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The Croydon Citizen is a non-profit community news magazine for London’s most populous borough.

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Print Archive: January 2015 News Magazine – Phoenix rising

Posted on February 11th, by The Croydon Citizen in Site News. No Comments

The Citizen’s first edition of 2015 explored Croydon’s burgeoning arts scene, political hot topics, local recipes and more

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The Croydon Citizen is a non-profit community news magazine for London’s most populous borough.

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