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Payment of RRA Subscriptions for 2023

New 8/4/23 Know where to go if you need medical advice

but it’s not an emergency

New 29/11/23 An update from GTR about strike action from

1 to 10 December 2023

Update 30/11/23 Temporary Riddlesdown Collegiate Closure

Updated 25/11/23 Weekly planning applications and decisions in Riddlesdown

Application for 9 flats at 90 Riddlesdown Rd,

and a proposed new M&S Foodhall on Brighton Rd

Updated 8/11/23 City of London Commons Newsletters; Nov 2023

Updated 4/11/23 SNT Police information & newsletters

(PO&R and Sanderstead Crime updates); The Littlebooklet of Phone Scams  Bogus callers and vehicle & home tips ;
DIY home security Survey

Updated 31/10/23 Proposed Ticket Office Closures on the Rail Network; Proposal Scrapped

Updated 26/10/23 Have your say on Croydon’s new parking strategy

Consultation closed 31/10/23

Updated 30/11/23 Rail engineering works affecting Riddlesdown’s trains

New 18/10/23 Schoolchildren antagonising cattle on

Riddlesdown Open Space

New 10/10/23 The RRA Children’s Christmas Party

Saturday 2 December 2023 - 2 to 4pm

New 20/9/23 Riddlesdown Recorder; Summer 2023

Updated 29/8/23 TfL to extend the ULEZ area

to include most of the Borough of Croydon

ULEZ started 29 August 2023

New 12/7/23 RRA AGM Minutes 2023

14/6/23 Purley Pool complex update from the

Executive Mayor of Croydon

Updated 4/6/23 More Road Stewards and Committee members required

Updated 29/5/23 Rail engineering works affecting East Grinstead trains

Updated 6/5/23 RRA Litter picks; are you interested in becoming a Street Champion?; other environmental matters;

Riddlesdown Collegiate litter pick

Updated 5/4/23 Brighton Rd Cycle Corridor - Consultation

Consultation now closed

Updated 31/3/23 Consultation to Expand the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - Consultation now closed

Updated 29/3/23 Skylarks on Sanderstead to Whyteleafe

Countryside Area

New 19/1/23 Photo ID required to vote at Polling Stations

from May 2023

Updated 12/12/22 Recycling and Waste Dates; Copy of dates from Croydon Council to download and print off

Updated 7/12/22 The Review of Croydon Council’s Local Plan 2018

Updated 14/12/21 Riddlesdown Open Space (end of Riddlesdown Rd)

Car Parking Charges commenced from 25 January 2021;

Update on Ringo app and enforcement

Updated 23/7/21 Flooding and street cleaning

Updated 20/5/21 E-Scooter Use

Updated 31/3/21 Catalytic converter thefts - Updated information from the Met Police; Operation Basswood team

Updated 9/12/20 Butterfly conservation on

Riddlesdown Open Space

Updated 29/10/20 Green Belt Farm and Woodland/land in Riddlesdown

New 30/4/18 -Points to consider if a developer approaches the owner

of a house for re-development

Updated 22/2/17 Parking in Riddlesdown generally

L E S S   T O P I C A L   I S S U E S

Revocation of Croydon Suburban Design Guide Supplementary Planning Document (SPD2)

The Mary Finch Bench, Downs Ct Rd/Selcroft Rd

Photos; Children’s Christmas Party 2022

Purley Map and Heritage Trail

Purley Way Masterplan Consultation; closed 16/3/21

Fireworks and the Law

Advice on bonfires and wood burning appliances

in Riddlesdown

Purley Panel

Planning for the Future: the Croydon RAs

response on the Government's white paper

Croydon Council introduces tougher planning rules on house conversions from 28/1/20 (HMOs)

Dog waste being dumped in Riddlesdown

Riddlesdown ‘Common’ now part of the new

‘South London Downs National Nature Reserve’ and location maps

A flyer (published March 2018), from the Croydon CCG gives good advice on Urgent Care/GP hubs/Pharmacist help

1937 - The first year of the RRA;

 Read what was happening 80 years ago!

View some fascinating photos of streets in

Riddlesdown in 1955 and also surrounding towns

Advice on disposal of surplus paint

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Neighbourhood Watch Co-ordinator in Riddlesdown?

Some Riddlesdown history from The Recorder

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