Croydon

Government 'Reneging On Grenfell Promise To Pay For Sprinklers In High Rises'

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 07.10.2017 | UK

Councils have said Whitehall is refusing to meet promises to fund basic fire safety improvements like sprinklers needed after the Grenfell Tower trage...

'Clueless' Sajid Javid Did Not Know His Minister Replied To Councils Asking For Fire Safety Cash

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 27.07.2017 | UK Politics

Sajid Javid has been branded “clueless” after yet more evidence emerged of Government incompetence in response to the Grenfell tragedy. Earlier th...

Man Arrested After Audi Crashes Into Group Of Teens, Leaving Girl, 16, Dead

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 02.07.2017 | UK

A 16-year-old girl has been killed after an Audi crashed into pedestrians in Croydon in the early hours of Sunday morning. A man, in his 30s, attended...

This Grime Artist Is Using Her Music To Slam Tory Policy

The Huffington Post | Eve Hartley | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK

Melz says she makes her music political in an aim to prove people of all backgrounds and races care about politics. The 22-year-old grime artist - rea...

The Power Of Small Acts Of Kindness

Bridey Watson | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK
Bridey Watson

Lets pass on these small acts of kindness, help them grow, and hopefully in the process, we facilitate, empower and inspire others to follow suit. There is immense power in the small part we can each play, together we will change the bigger picture.

Far-Right Protestors Get Embarrassingly Outnumbered At Croydon Anti-Immigration Demo

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 06.05.2017 | UK

A rally by far-right protestors has been vastly outnumbered by an anti-fascist demonstration in south London. Two opposing demonstrations took place i...

Abbott Criticised For 'Disgraceful' Brexit Racism Claims During Question Time

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 07.04.2017 | UK

Diane Abbott has been accused of calling Brexiteers “racist” after she linked the UK’s exit from the European Union to a rise in race hate on BB...

Croydon Attack Victim Can No Longer Recognise His Brother

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK

The brother of a Kurdish Iranian attacked in Croydon has told how his younger sibling was unable to recognise him during a hospital visit. Reker Ahmed...

I'm Crowdfunding For The Croydon Asylum Seeker So The Public Can Help Him Like They Did Me

Bridey Watson | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK
Bridey Watson

We could see the outpouring of love and shock across the United Kingdom and wanted to facilitate a way for people to channel this love into something that could physically help the boy and show him that he is not alone. So we teamed up and set up the page.

Pictured: Croydon Asylum Attack Teen Named As Police Fear Suspects Remain At Large

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK

More than a dozen people suspected of being involved in an attack that left a teenage asylum seeker scarred for life are feared to be at large, police...

Five Appear In Court Over 'Brutal' Attack On Teen Asylum Seeker

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK

Five people have appeared in court charged with violent disorder after a “brutal” attack on a teenage asylum seeker in south London. Daryl Davis, ...

Three More Arrested After 'Savage' Attack Leaves Teenage Asylum Seeker With Fractured Skull

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 02.04.2017 | UK

Two men, aged 23 and 26, and a 17-year-old girl have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder by officers investigating a “brutal attack” on...

Croydon Tram Crash Driver Was Travelling Almost Four Times The Speed Limit

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 20.02.2017 | UK

An investigation into the Croydon tram crash that resulted in seven deaths has revealed the driver was travelling almost four times faster than the re...

Vintage Pictures Of Kate Moss That Show Why She Is Still Our Favourite Supermodel

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 16.01.2017 | UK Style

Kate Moss might be celebrating her 43rd birthday this year, but to us she is still as supermodel-worthy as the fresh faced 14-year-old spotted at JFK ...

Final Three Victims Of Croydon Tram Crash Named

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 12.11.2016 | UK

The final three victims killed in the Croydon tram crash on Wednesday have been named by police. Detectives investigating the crash have named Donald...

First Croydon Tram Crash Victim Named Amid Probe That Driver ‘Fell Asleep’

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK

6 men and one woman confirmed dead 51 people injured Tram driver released on police bail Tram was speeding through a sharp, left-hand curve wh...

Croydon Tram Crash: Driver Arrested After 7 Deaths

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK

Seven people dead, 51 injured Tram driver arrested London Mayor warns number of dead ‘may well increase’ Tram was travelling over the speed...

Croydon Tram Crash: Driver Arrested After 5 Deaths

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK

Five people have been killed after a tram derailed in Croydon, south London, police said. British Transport Police confirmed that two people remain t...

One Dead And Three Injured In Croydon Halloween Stabbing

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK

The Metropolitan Police has launched a murder investigation after a knife-wielding attacker stabbed one man to death and injured three more in South L...

My Day With The Police

James Gilmore | Posted 17.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
James Gilmore

As I was being dropped off at East Croydon train station, I took a moment to reflect on the past few hours of pure chaos - a chaos that the police are all too familiar with. It was not as Ninja-Turtles as I thought it would have been, but they're one step closer to catching The Shredder than they ever have been.

Croydon Cat Killer 'Could Start Targeting Humans'

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 01.05.2016 | UK

The Croydon cat killer could soon start targeting humans, a criminal psychologist has warned. About 50 pets are believed to have been killed and disme...

The Man Who Confronted A Muslim Woman In Croydon Has Been Arrrested

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK

The man who confronted a random Muslim woman in Croydon demanding an explanation for the Brussels terror attacks is believed to have been arrested. Ma...

Croydon Man Justifies Confronting Muslim Woman 'Because She Was Wearing A Flag'

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK

UPDATE: A man believed to Matthew P Doyle has been arrested. Full story here. A man has regaled the world with a tale so astoundedly misguided you may...

Race To Find Croydon Cat Killer After More Headless Pets Found

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 27.01.2016 | UK

The hunt to find London's so-called 'Croydon cat killer' has intensified after two more felines were found beheaded on Tuesday. The latest victims...

CCTV Captures Teens Trying To Set Fire To Moving London Bus

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK

CCTV has captured an attempted arson attack on a bus travelling around the Croydon area. The police described the two suspects as "teenage white b...