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Croydon Citizens ‘cross’ at dangerous road: Community alliance calls for longer green man at unsafe crossing

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Community leaders from Croydon Citizens took action on Sunday to highlight a dangerous pedestrian crossing in Thornton Heath. The leaders, dressed in green, crossed the road between Tesco and Superdrug on Brigstock Road in Thornton Heath behind elderly and disabled


Posted in All, Citizens UK, Community Organising, London Citizens, Press Release, South London

Southwark Citizens come together and act on the issue of child destitution

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In Southwark many children are living in poverty, going to school after having a night of sleep on somebody else’s couch and going without basics such as warm clothes, toys and food. Southwark Citizens, a local branch of national community


Posted in All, Citizens UK, Community Organising, London Citizens, Press Release, South London

East London Community Land Trust Announces Interim Directors

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Last week the East London Community Land Trust (ELCLT) celebrated as London mayor, Boris Johnson, broke ground on the capital’s first-ever – and the country’s largest – community land trust in Mile End. The event was the result of over a


Posted in All, Citizens UK, Community Land Trust, Community Organising, East London, London Citizens, Press Release, TELCO