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Will Croydon be the first Labour council to resettle 50 Syrian refugees?

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Young leaders from Croydon Citizens put up tents outside Croydon council yesterday to draw attention to Citizens UK’s campaign to resettle at least 1500 refugees in the UK. The students, from Croydon College, held signs saying ‘BE THE FIRST’ in


Posted in Citizens UK Diaspora Caucus, London Citizens, South London, Uncategorized

Atkins wins London Citizens Business of the Year Award

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Atkins has been named ‘Business of the Year’ by community group London Citizens for its ongoing London 2012 legacy work. The award recognises the success of an Atkins internship programme which is providing employment opportunities for youngsters from the East


Posted in All, Citizens UK, Community Organising, East London, London Citizens, TELCO

Haringey Citizens launch new CitySafe Zone

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On Wednesday 25th November, members of Haringey Citizens, a local alliance of faith and education groups, launched a new CitySafe Zone on West Green Road. The CitySafe scheme is a youth-led campaign run by Haringey Citizens that seeks commitments from


Posted in All, Citizens UK, CitySafe Campaign, Community Organising, London Citizens, North London, North London Citizens, Schools