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Darren Hockaday

Croydon BID appoints a new Chair to lead Croydon town centre into recovery

Darren Hockaday, former HR Director at Gatwick Airport has been appointed as the new Chair of Croydon Business Improvement...
22nd May 2020 | Business engagement
Matt Sims

COVID-19: CEO Blog, May 2020

Together, we have observed 60 days of lockdown, following the announcement by the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson on 23rd...
19th May 2020 | Business engagement

Furlough scheme extended until 31st October

• Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will continue until end of October • furloughed workers across UK will continue to...
13th May 2020 | Business engagement
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Banks Lend £8 billion in Bounce Back Loans

As of the 4th May 2020, a number of Britain’s banks* (list below) have now lent more than £8 billion through the Bounce Back...
13th May 2020 | Business engagement
tram station

TfL announces plan to help London travel safely and sustainably as Government sets out roadmap to gradually ease coronavirus restrictions

Following the Government’s announcement of an outline roadmap for the next period, Transport for London (TfL) today set out...
11th May 2020 | Accessibility

#RaiseTheBar - Campaign Update #2

Our simple message for the Chancellor and Government of the need to increase the business rates threshold from £51,000 to £...
8th May 2020 | Business engagement
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Eight Weeks To Save The Nation's High Streets

UK High Streets are on the brink of collapse as the eight-week countdown to the next quarterly rent installment begins today...
4th May 2020 | Business engagement
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Croydon wins silver place on Property Week list

Croydon has been named as the second best office location in London by Property Week. In first place in the magazine’s list...
30th April 2020 | Business engagement
West Croydon dev

£90m West Croydon Development Deal is Great News for Locals.

A £90 million deal has been sealed to develop a new centrepiece on the St Michael’s courtyard site next to West Croydon...
30th April 2020 | Business engagement
social distance

The British Retail Consortium Publishes Guidelines on Social Distancing

Important useful information for stores.
30th April 2020 | Business engagement


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