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group photo including staff and pupils from Addington Valley Academy, the leader of the council Cllr Hamida Ali, and the director of education Shelley Davies, applauding at the doors to the school following a ribbon cutting ceremony

Addington Valley Academy officially opens its gates

A new special school that will provide education for 150 children and young people aged 2-19 has celebrated its official launch.

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World AIDS Day drop-in event for residents on 1 December

The council’s free HIV and AIDS support service Metro will join a host of organisations raising awareness about local sexual health services and offering rapid HIV tests.

Graphic of white face mask on black background with keep Croydon safe logo on it, and the words 'on the bus? wear a mask, at the shops? wear a mask' written next to it

Covid-19 variant - Omicrom: New government guidance

Residents are being urged to protect themselves, friends, families and community by following the new government guidance.

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Croydon is ready for winter weather

As temperatures begin to drop, Croydon is gearing up winter plans to ensure we are ready for seasonal weather.