Croydon Safer Neighbourhood newsletter – 15 Feb 2019

Inspector Steve Warnes is the Inspector for all of the Croydon Neighbourhood Teams.

The following update from him shares news of what the Safer Neighbourhood Teams are doing and gives an overview of what’s happening on the rest of the borough. This is being produced as he is keen for more of the community to know what the local police are doing.

Inspector Warnes writes, 

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Croydon Healthy Homes events – helping residents heat their homes and reduce fuel bills – 28 Feb 2019 at Norbury Library


Croydon Council is running a series of public events across the borough where residents can get free energy advice, and find out more about practical support available to Croydon residents, including free home visits through Croydon Healthy Homes. Qualified energy assessors who can provide free independent energy bill and tariff advice will be available at these events.

The latest figures from the Department of Business Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) indicate 16,235 Croydon households are living in fuel poverty, which is 10.7% of the households in the borough.

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Black History Month 2019 in #Croydon – Theme Launch – 18 Mar 2018

Croydon BME Forum invite you to the Black History Month theme launch

Nadine Windley of the Croydon BME Forum writes,
“This is our 6th year celebrating Black history month acknowledging those who have gone before us in history to make marvellous contributions to the world, as well as celebrating those who continue to do so in order to inspire a new generation of leaders. 2018 –   Heroes to Heritage Past, Present, Same History.  2017 – Celebrating Communities – a tribute to Black Institutions 2016 – Young Achievers 2015 – Women in Leadership 2014 – History for Tomorrow.
This year we wanted to mix it up, make it a little different by having an intergenerational group come together.”

 

Booking is via Eventbrite link below or get in touch with Nadine via email or phone.

Tickets are available on Eventbrite.

T: 020 8684 3719

E:info@bmeforum.org

W: cbmeforum.org

 

Keep up to date by following Croydon BME Forum on Twitter @CroydonBMEForum,  and Croydon BME forum on Facebook.

 

Norbury Muslim Centre invite the community to their open day – 3 Mar 2019

Norbury Muslim Centre invites the community to their Mosque Open Day on Sunday March 3, 2019.

You are invited to Norbury Muslim Centre for this year’s national Visit My Mosque Day for the community on Sunday 3rd March 2019 from 12pm till 4:30pm in conjunction with Muslim Council Of Britain.

Venue:

Norbury Muslim Centre
1116 London Road
Norbury
SW16 4DT

 

Find the centre on Twitter at @NMCtr

Croydon Healthy Homes events – helping residents heat their homes and reduce fuel bills – 25 Feb 2019 at Croydon Council offices


Croydon Council is running a series of public events across the borough where residents can get free energy advice, and find out more about practical support available to Croydon residents, including free home visits through Croydon Healthy Homes. Qualified energy assessors who can provide free independent energy bill and tariff advice will be available at these events.

Friday 15 February 2019 was National Fuel Poverty Awareness Day, which highlights the pressing issue of fuel poverty and the importance of ensuring that vulnerable people have access to a warm, dry, safe home.

The latest figures from the Department of Business Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) indicate 16,235 Croydon households are living in fuel poverty, which is 10.7% of the households in the borough.

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Updates and notices of meeting – 21 Feb 2019

Thank you!
Thanks to those who attended our meeting, including Cllr Margaret Bird and Cllr Yvette Hopley who were on hand to respond to questions raised by residents attending.

A display of local information was made available on the night, with copies to take away.

A donation of items for Purley Food Hub was also received which will be passed on to the Hub.

NOTICES & UPDATES
Here are the updates and notices of the meeting…

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