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A message from Councillor Hamida Ali, the leader of the council

With schools out for half-term, I want to wish all our pupils, families and schools a relaxing and well-deserved break.

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Half-term fun for children and young people

This half-term, children and young people will have access to fun and engaging activities across the borough.

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New walks to showcase Croydon’s historic town centre

Two new self-guided heritage walks have been introduced in Croydon town centre to showcase some of the area’s wonderful historical buildings and their stories.

Cllrs Manju Shalhul-Hameed and Hamida Ali cutting the ribbon with LSBU staff and students

New university campus opens in Croydon

Croydon’s newest university has opened its door with more than 350 students starting their degrees this week.