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Fireworks and the Law


RRA Children’s 2015 Christmas Party Photographs


Purley Fire Station now re-open after a 1 year closure


Croydon Council sell 48 Mitchley Ave


Would you like to become a

Neighbourhood Watch Co-ordinator in Riddlesdown?


New street lighting for Riddlesdown;

Some questions answered by Skanska


Advice on bonfires in Riddlesdown


New type of speed camera on the M25


Important changes to planning laws from 31 May 2013

for rear single storey extensions


Mobile phone reception in Riddlesdown


Some Riddlesdown history from The Recorder


Dog attacks continue in Riddlesdown


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Updated 14/5/16 Weekly planning applications and decisions

in Riddlesdown


Updated 12/5/16 Forthcoming events in the area


New 11/5/16 RRA AGM 2016 - Minutes


Updated 7/5/16 Latest Purley and Sanderstead SNT Police newsletters

and scam warnings


Updated 4/5/16 Farmland to east of Dunmail Drive, off Mitchley Hill - Owner has submitted a planning appeal


Updated 1/5/16 Biggin Hill Airport; Consultation report on proposed changes to southerly landings affecting Selsdon, Purley & Coulsdon


Updated 1/5/16 City of London Commons Newsletters; May 2016


New 22/4/16 Purley BID - What is BID? News and surveys


New 22/4/16 Purley Oaks Recycling Centre; traffic queues


Updated 18/4/16 Croydon Council’s green waste scheme


New 15/4/16 Croydon Council calls for views on libraries of the future


Updated 6/4/16 Short walks & things to do within a

close distance to Riddlesdown


Updated 5/4/16 Report on 412 bus service


Updated 30/3/16 Are you interested in becoming a Street Champion?;

 The RRA meet with Council Officer about Flooding; street cleaning and reports on other environmental matters in our area


Updated 28/3/16 Possible Closure to Ticket Offices at Some Railway Stations; A Reprieve


Updated 23/3/16 Flooding and Street Cleaning


Updated 19/3/16 New planning application submitted by Lidl for the former Good Companions site in Hamsey Green


Updated 18/3/16 Update from Chris Philp, Croydon South MP


New 18/3/16 Advice on disposal of surplus paint


New 7/3/16 Warning from Met Police (Purley & Sanderstead SNT’s) about cold calling companies in the area


Updated 24/2/16 The Sanderstead Festival; 18 June from 2pm & booking form for evening entertainment


New 21/2/16 Vehicle crime rises slightly in the area; advice from Police


New 10/2/16 Riddlesdown Recorder Winter 2016


Updated 6/2/16 Future of Purley Hospital MIU, Parkway MIU and Edridge Rd Walk in Centre decided


Updated 13/1/16 You are also now able to use Contactless on Tube, Tram, DLR, & London Overground & most National Rail services in London and to Gatwick airport


Updated 19/12/15 London Borough of Croydon’s Local Plan;

View RRA’s objections and also Chris Philp’s MP


Updated 19/12/15 Purley Baptist Church 16 storey development; further details of the development


Updated 24/10/15 An increase in burglaries recently in the area; especially with entry gained at the rear of properties - Top tips from the Police for home crime prevention/advice

and

Car protection and selling/buying advice


New 20/10/15 Police in Croydon issue vehicle crime prevention advice


New 15/9/15 Croydon Council’s “The Croydon Promise”

Public parking in Purley Town Centre


Update 29/5/15 Berkshire Homes; land in Dunmail Drive (r/o 36/60 Honister Heights) not sold at Auction on 28 May 2015


Updated 6/5/15 Damage to grass verges, overhanging hedges, shrubs and trees on pavements & shrubs on grass verges


Updated 7/3/15 View some fascinating photos of streets in

Riddlesdown in 1955 and also surrounding towns


Updated 5/1/15 London Bridge Station redevelopment until 2018


Updated 10/11/14 Parking in Riddlesdown generally