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Advice on disposal of surplus paint


Fireworks and the Law


Would you like to become a

Neighbourhood Watch Co-ordinator in Riddlesdown?


New type of speed camera on the M25


Important changes to planning laws from 31 May 2013

for rear single storey extensions


Some Riddlesdown history from The Recorder


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and London link (No 18)

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Updated 18/8/17 Weekly planning applications and decisions

in Riddlesdown (122 Riddlesdown Rd approved on 17/8/17)


Updated 17/8/17 Changes to Thameslink programme at Cannon Street station during August closures and ticket acceptance changes; London Bridge Station redevelopment until Jan 2018


New 11/8/17 32 weeks of gas works from 4 Sept ’17, to Buttermere Gdns, Derwent Drive, Grisedale Gdns & Close -
Closure of St James’ Rd, Kenley from 29 Aug until 1 Sept


Updated 10/8/17 Purley and Sanderstead SNT Police July newsletters and scam warnings


Updated 4/8/17 Public footpaths across farmland in Mitchley Ave;

Bovis challenge the green belt status at Croydon Plan Inquiry; and land in Dunmail Drive sold at auction on 10 April


Updated 2/8/17 Further accidents on bend at Mitchley Ave and

Rectory Park


Updated 2/8/17 Forthcoming events in the area


Updated 2/8/17 City of London Commons Newsletters; August 2017


Updated 2/8/17 Road works on Addington Rd, Sanderstead


New 25/7/17 Local update from our MP; Chris Philp


New 20/7/17 Fiveways junction at Waddon (A23) - Tfl consultation until 18/9/17


Updated 12/7/17 Have you wondered what Riddlesdown

will look like in 2036? We need your Views!


Updated 7/7/17 Change of school times for Riddlesdown Collegiate
from September 2017


Updated 4/7/17 Boundary Review for Croydon Council Wards - final report now published by LGBCE (changes for Riddlesdown); Also Boundary Review of Parliamentary areas


New 22/6/17 Advice from Met Police about the use of drones


New 22/6/17 Croydon Eye newsletter produced by Neighbourhood Watch


Updated 29/5/17 Croydon Council bring in 20 mph speed limits in Croydon (for most but not all roads)


Updated 6/5/17 The controversial 17 storey Purley Cross development has been ‘Called In’ by the Secretary of State


Updated 2/5/17 Important information about changes for new GP Hubs at Purley Hospital, Parkway and East Croydon from 1 April 2017 and new opening hours; 8am to 8pm


Updated 22/4/17 Local residents and beaver scouts clean up our area -Are you interested in becoming a Street Champion?; Street cleaning and other environmental matters


New 21/4/17 Riddlesdown has a new notice board!


New 14/4/17 Proposed mobile phone mast on Purley Downs Golf Club;

near Brancaster Lane


Updated 12/4/17 A new Primary school has been approved by the DfE for Croydon but not on the Riddlesdown Collegiate site


Updated 10/3/17 From 3 April 2017 permits or ID will required to visit any of the three household and recycling centres in the Borough


Updated 24/2/17 Croydon Council’s Local Plan; Update


Updated 22/2/17 Parking in Riddlesdown generally


New 22/2/17 - Riddlesdown Recorder; Spring 2017


Updated 16/1/17 Advice from Sanderstead Police on car key

jammers and theft from vehicles; more thefts from vehicles locally


Updated 1/1/17 1937 - The first year of the RRA - Read what was happening 80 years ago!


Updated 27/7/16 Advice on bonfires in Riddlesdown


Updated 5/7/16 Dog Ownership


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


Updated 23/3/16 Flooding and Street Cleaning


Updated 24/10/15 Tips from the Police for home and vehicle crime prevention/advice

and

Car protection and selling/buying advice


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