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Mothers' campaign forces U-turn over NHS cuts to baby milk

A campaign by a Croydon mother, given a platform by Inside Croydon, has managed to get the Croydon NHS Clinical Commissioning Group to U-turn over its proposed cuts to prescribing formula milk for babies with food allergies. 612 more words


Barwell admits Tories have broken promise on starter homes

BARRATT HOLMES, our housing correspondent, reports on a manifesto commitment which the government’s Nimby housing minister now says won’t be kept

Croydon Central MP Gavin Barwell, in his role as the housing minister, has confirmed that the Tory government has already broken one of its manifesto pledges from 2015, with not a single one of the 200,000 “starter homes” promised by the Conservatives two years ago having been built, and with the commitment quickly proving to be another empty promise. 541 more words


'Disgusted of Coulsdon East': Tory councillor in Budget tax rant

Croydon’s Conservative MPs may have been stunned into social media silence by Philip Hammond’s anti-small business Budget yesterday, but among their Croydon Tory colleagues on the council, there was open revolt. 740 more words

Croydon Council

Rubbish MP Barwell returns to park he wanted used as a dump

Tory MP Gavin Barwell will be spending tomorrow morning virtue-signalling again, after sending out emails to his Croydon Central constituents encouraging them to help him picking up litter. 609 more words

Croydon Council

The housing market works, just not in providing homes

CROYDON COMMENTARY: The government’s housing White Paper was published this month. JAD ADAMS, pictured right, the chair of the borough’s largest homelessness charity, Nightwatch, suggests it does nothing to address the underlining problems… 1,896 more words


Barwell v St Andrews - Tuesday 14th February 2017

Leicestershire & Rutland County FA Challenge Cup Semi-Final: Barwell 4 St Andrews 0.

Leicestershire Couty FA. Holmes Park, Leicester LE8 6FA

Barwell comfortably beat a spirited but outplayed Andrews team. 67 more words

At The Match

Tories object to flats - one mile from housing minister's home

WALTER CRONXITE highlights the latest egregious example of hypocrisy and misrepresentation from Croydon’s Conservatives

In the week of the government’s housing White Paper, when the focus was on resolving the housing crisis, Croydon Conservatives led by Tim “Nice But Dim” Pollard have launched an attack on the council granting permission to building new flats in Sanderstead – within one mile of the Tory housing minister Gavin Barwell’s comfortable suburban home. 686 more words