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Politics

Works are underway for office blocks in Ruskin Square

Businesses mark five years of Develop Croydon Forum and say best is yet to come

Croydon Council is warning people to protect themselves against viruses

Scam artists targeting unprotected PCs, Croydon Council warns

Di Layzelle pictured with some of the Croydon College students

Croydon College staff member gets a gong in Queen's birthday honours

Opening the congress were Councillor Hamida Ali, Croydon's council leader Coun Tony Newman and Seema Malhotra MP

Violent husband threatens to cut off wife's face: Croydon congress discusses the reality of domestic abuse

North Croydon 20mph speed limit consultation launched

North Croydon 20mph speed limit consultation launched

Jane Nicholl set fire to the effigy of Boris Johnson. Picture courtesy of Bindmans LLP

Trial of protestor who burned effigy of Boris Johnson collapses

Jeanette Nathan took her dog Raja to the Ark Oval polling station

ELECTION 2015: Croydon goes to the polls - find out why you should too

Councilor Yvette Hopley hopes the ice cream ban does not come in. Picture from croydonconservatives.com

Croydon Council denies ice cream ban

GENERAL ELECTION 2015: Who is fighting for your vote in Croydon South?

ELECTION 2015: Who is fighting for your vote in Croydon South?

Gavin Barwell and Boris Johnson enjoying reading the Croydon Guardian before lunch

ELECTION 2015: Boris Johnson bolsters Gavin Barwell's Croydon Central campaign - and has a big lunch

ELECTION 2015: Who is fighting for your vote in Croydon North?

ELECTION 2015: Who is fighting for your vote in Croydon North?

Croydon’s £21m A&E redevelopment plan has been approved by the NHS

Politicians react to Croydon's A&E news

Conservative candidate Chris Philp and Labour's Steve Reed look set to be elected in Croydon South and Croydon North respectively

ELECTION 2015: Steve Reed and Chris Philp hope they have Croydon North and Croydon South sewn up

A John Ruskin College pupil and a Croydon College student are back at the Gatwick detention centre after the sticky protest

Sticky protest puts stop to Croydon students deportations - for now

David Wood with Labour leader Ed Miliband

Selhurst's newest councillor pledges to tackle fly-tipping after by-election win

Anti-tower campaigners including Chris Philp (third from the left)

Sixteen-storey tower 'is too big for Purley'

A John Ruskin College pupil and a Croydon College student are both prepared to kill themselves to stop being sent back on an Afghanistan deportation flight

Croydon students whose families were killed by Taliban set for deportation to Afghanistan

The legacy of Lillian Groves will live on thanks to the new law

Lillian Groves's family welcomes introduction of drug driving law

Croydon Council has voted to freeze council tax

Croydon council tax has been frozen

Croydon Council believes the rent rise will be the lowest increase in London

Croydon Council to hike rents by 2.2 per cent but say it is delighted it is lower than other councils

Operation TickIt is trying to get more from Black and ethnic minority communities to register to vote

'Spoiling your ballot paper is better than not voting at all'

Councillors Stuart Collins and Mark Watson with the council's enforcement officers

Litter cops acting 'with discretion' on Croydon's streets

A Selhurst byelection is taking place after Councillor Gerry Ryan died of cancer last month

Selhurst ward by-election candidates announced

Boris Johnson looks like he is having fun in the snow

PICTURES: Boris Johnson is having fun in the 'snow globe'

Campaigners have identified 15 constituencies where the black and minority ethnic vote could crucially change the election result on May 7.

Movement to encourage minority groups to vote is coming back to Croydon

Councillor Mike Fisher gave himself a secret pay rise

Conservative Party 'should pay back former leader's secret pay rise'

Tributes have been paid to Gerry Ryan

Tributes paid to Selhurst councillor and Crystal Palace fan Gerry Ryan

Councillor Margaret Mead (pictured with Croydon's director of public health Dr Mike Robinson)  has been honoured for for civic and community services in the borough

Find out which Croydon people got gongs in the New Year's Honours list

Shadow transport minister Michael Dugher came to East Croydon station to lend his support for the Zone 4 campaign led by Labour prospective parliametary candidate for Croydon Central Sarah Jones

Zone 4 Croydon: Shadow transport secretary Michael Dugher joins Croydon's rezoning campaign

David Cameron took a tour of Harris Academy City this morning

David Cameron visits Crystal Palace to announce changes to maths, science and technology teaching

Croydon Guardian is campaigning to move East and West Croydon stations from Zone 5 to Zone 4/5

Zone 4 Croydon: Rezoning of West Croydon and East Croydon stations discussed in House of Commons

A vision of Croydon: what the town could look like by 2020

Chancellor's autumn statement could be very interesting for Croydon

The manure has been dumped outside the UKIP office in Station Road, South Norwood. Picture by Mike Kear

VIDEO: HIV campaigners mark World Aids Day by dumping manure at UKIP office

A vision of Croydon: what the town could look like by 2020

Croydon Council goes to Parliament to push case for devolution

Gatwick chief executive Stewart Wingate signing the memorandum of understanding with Croydon Council leader Councillor Tony Newman

Croydon Council backing Gatwick second runway to boost borough business

Croydon South MP Sir Richard Ottaway says he has no links to health care interests

Croydon MP named in union's dossier denies links to private healthcare firms

Andrew Pelling (right) waits for the results at the local election in May

Croydon councillor hoping to become MP for Holborn and St Pancras

Croydon Council will be holding scrutiny meetings in places other than the town hall. Picture by Glenn Foster

All aboard the politics tour bus as the council takes meetings outside the town hall

Ed Miliband spoke at a Croydon BME Forum black history month event yesterday

Ed Miliband promises votes for teenagers and to address racial inequality if he wins election

Jyotsna Patel proudly clutches her certificate and trophy at the awards ceremony

Croydon's great and good honoured at civic awards ceremony

Brenda Kirby was a much loved New Addington councillor

Tributes to beloved former mayor who lost cancer battle

Bottled water from the Conan Doyle Lake could be sold if South Norwood gets independence

South Norwood decides: Independence referendum draws near

An inquiry will take place into how Councillor Mike Fisher was able to get £11,000 extra

Labour announces inquiry into councillor's secret £11,000 pay rise

Croydon children can have their say on issues that matter to them

Children to get say in parliamentary debate

Theatres under threat as Sutton Council consider huge culture cuts

Theatres under threat as Sutton Council consider huge culture cuts

Councillors Steve O'Connell and Vidhi Mohan joined with His Grace Outreach Church supporters before the meeting began

Peaceful protest as £85,000 library fight continues

Cleaning up: councillors joined residents for a Spring clean up in April, but are they doing enough to stop littering?

Merton's growing litter problem - is your council coping?

The chief executive Nathan Elvery will write to 240,000 people to explain the changes to the system

Electoral registration system to change for first time in 100 years

New boss steps in to steer Kingston Council leader's PR firm

New boss steps in to steer Kingston Council leader's PR firm

Philip Hammond: Local MP since 1997

Philip Hammond confirmed as Foreign Secretary

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