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Jones wins election in Croydon Central; will she stand again?

Sarah Jones is the new chair of the Croydon Central Constituency Labour Party.

Jones’s election comes a little more than a year since she narrowly lost another, slightly bigger, vote, that to elect the MP for the constituency, when she missed out on unseating Tory Gavin Barwell by just 165 votes. 822 more words


Labour suspends Croydon Central secretary over Hitler tweet

The Labour Party has suspended David White, the secretary of the Croydon Central constituency party, following complaints over a single tweet sent a fortnight ago in defence of Ken Livingstone, after the former London Mayor’s Hitler and Zionism brain belch. 813 more words


Developers don't know what to call their £1.4bn supermall

They want to spend £1,400,000,000 demolishing and rebuilding much of the town centre, to build 1,000 “luxury apartments”, a car park for eager shoppers with 3,000 bays, and they are still promising 5,000 jobs (though they remain vague about exactly what kind of jobs these might be). 669 more words


MP Barwell tries to claim election office cost just £1.84 per day

Tory MP Gavin Barwell, who won the Croydon Central parliamentary seat last May by just 165 votes, has tried to meet strict election spending limits by submitting that his campaign office cost only £1.84 a day. 584 more words

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Police receive complaint over MP Barwell's election expenses

Gavin Barwell is the subject of a formal complaint to the police which asks them to investigate whether the Croydon Central Tory MP broke the law by under-declaring his campaign spending at last year’s General Election. 1,214 more words

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£1.4bn supermall may need new CPO and planning permission

Is this where we say ‘we told you so’? The Nirvana of a megamall in central Croydon, first aired in 2012, could be another six years away following this week’s major change of plan from Hammersfield, reports STEVEN DOWNES Croydon faces years more uncertainty, delays and disruption, after Westfield and Hammerson’s revised plans for the […]


MP who voted for benefits cuts claims £280 per week expenses

While we were waiting for Dodgy Dave to publish his tax returns and for Jeremy Corbyn to find his, Inside Croydon has dug out some financial records on Croydon Central MP Gavin Barwell. 435 more words