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 Tree felling on Godstone Rd (opposite Harris Academy)

by the City of London Corporation


London Bridge Station redevelopment until 2018


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


What does the RRA do, you may ask?

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RRA Archive Stories


Purley Community Website


Purley BID (Business Improvement District)


Your Square Mile

 See how you can get the things you want for you and your community


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(Scroll down and click on the East Grinstead and Oxted to Croydon

and London link (No 18)

Riddlesdown Collegiate


Croydon On Line - Links and Information


Other adjoining and nearby Residents Associations


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Updated 15/6/17 Have you wondered what Riddlesdown

will look like in 2036? We need your Views! A workshop will be held on Monday 10 July from 6.45pm at Riddlesdown Collegiate


Updated 23/6/17 Weekly planning applications and decisions

in Riddlesdown - (application for 8 flats at 122 Riddlesdown Rd; decisions 4 Rectory Park & 32 Riddlesdown Ave)


New 22/16/17 Advice from Met Police about the use of drones


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


Updated 17/6/17 Latest Purley and Sanderstead SNT Police newsletters and scam warnings


Updated 17/6/17 Forthcoming events in the area


Updated 1/6/17 City of London Commons Newsletters; June 2017


New 30/5/17 Damaged and dirty bollards in Mitchley Ave


New 29/5/17 Network Rail advising of noisy overnight engineering works from 26 June until 30 June


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


New 29/5/17 Advice received from Sanderstead SNT about

motor cycle crime/thefts


Updated 27/5/17 Bovis challenge the green belt status at Croydon Plan Inquiry; New tenant farmer for agriculture land and

land in Dunmail Drive sold at auction on 10 April


New 23/5/17 New Southern timetable published with a few minor amendments for Riddlesdown; however major changes to some trains from Victoria to East Croydon and Gatwick during the week and Sunday nights


New 11/5/17 Proposed change of school times for the Riddlesdown Collegiate day (consultation closes 18/5/17)


New 11/5/17 Scam alert received from Kenley RA


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


New 2/5/17 The new GP hubs in Croydon - Important information about accessing minor urgent treatment


Updated 2/5/17 Further accidents on bend at Mitchley Ave and

Rectory Park


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


Update 22/3/17 Update from Chris Philp; Croydon South MP


Updated 16/3/17 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 14/3/17 Boundary Review for Croydon Council Wards - draft report now published by LGBCE (changes for Riddlesdown) - further consultation until 8 May; Also Boundary Review of Parliamentary areas


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 and

Public Inquiry date


Updated 22/2/17 Parking in Riddlesdown generally


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


Updated 30/1/17 Croydon Council’s garden waste scheme; details of 2017 and 2018 collections


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


New 11/6/16 London Travelwatch - give your views on bus services


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