We are the Lions Society… five ordinary men who have come together to impact our community in the best possible way.
There’s a lot of talk about “taking a public health” approach to violence. But lots of people are unsure about what it means. The way I explain it is to compare it to a disease, like flu or measles.
Brick By Brick is a developer built for Croydon. It’s a new way for boroughs like ours to deliver the housing local people need, while putting the profits to work for the local population.
It is essential that we work in partnership, with the council and others, if we are to end homelessness altogether and improve people’s lives for good.
With Christmas approaching some of us are worrying about how we will keep our homes warm this winter and pay our bills without falling into debt.
As a society we’ve been failing to build enough houses of the right kind for several decades. The Community Land Trust model is very different.
I joined the Museum of Croydon as the Museum and Archive manager over six months ago during which the museum has taken a completely different approach to its exhibition planning.
Things will look very different in ten years’ time – globally, nationally and right here in Croydon. Of course, change brings both exciting opportunities and new challenges for all of us and we want your views to shape our future.