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Chancellor agrees to take forward Croydon Growth Zone
03/12/2014 23:32:00

 
 

I wrote recently about how I have been lobbying George Osborne on behalf of Croydon Council to allow them to keep any uplift in certain taxes to fund the infrastructure necessary to drive the regeneration of our town centre.

I am delighted that today’s Autumn Statement confirms that the Government will open discussions with Croydon Council about how to make this happen. The Chancellor also referred to it in his article in yesterday’s Evening Standard .

This is great news and I will keep you updated with progress.

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