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Unemployment in Croydon Central falls yet again
18/09/2014  
I had a hectic day yesterday and missed the publication of the labour market data for August. It showed that 1,807 of my constituents claimed Job Seekers Allowance (JSA). That's down 50 or 2.7 per cent in the last month and 660 or 24.7 per cent on a year ago. Of the 1,807 Croydon Central resid..  .........  Read whole story

25th September: Tenant Tax public meeting
16/09/2014  
The National Landlords Association (NLA) has invited Croydon Council to a meeting to justify proposals that could increase rents and diminish the availability of housing in the area. The invitation comes after the council began consulting on proposals to extend its property licensing scheme to al..  .........  Read whole story

A vision for Croydon
15/09/2014  
Croydon could be one of the best places in the country to live. We’re part of the greatest city in the world, yet on the edge of the beautiful North Downs countryside. It’s cheaper to live or run a business here than in most other parts of London. We have amazing transport links to central..  .........  Read whole story

600 tour Parliament with Gavin Barwell MP
11/09/2014  
Gavin Barwell, Member of Parliament for Croydon Central, has been spending any free time he has giving residents tours of the Houses of Parliament. Gavin has done hundreds of tours since being elected in May 2010,..  .........  Read whole story

Achievements since 2010
01/09/2014  
I have been your MP since 2010. Below are just a few of the things I've done for Croydon in that time. If you would like to ask me anything, or if you need any help, then please do not hesitate to get in touch...  .........  Read whole story

Travellers leave waste on John Ruskin Playing Field
21/08/2014  
Travellers have left a huge amount of waste in John Ruskin Playing Field just off Oaks Road in the Heathfield ward of my constituency. This is yet another green space in Croydon that has been the victim of colossal fly-tipping by a group of travellers that were pitched here a few days ago. We..  .........  Read whole story

Would you like to visit the Houses of Parliament?
20/08/2014  
As your local MP, I spend Mondays to Thursdays working in one of the country's most beautiful buildings. But the Palace of Westminster isn't just for MPs - it is your Parliament. That's why I'm writing to offer the chance for me to give you a guided tour of the building...  .........  Read whole story

An invitation from Boris
11/08/2014  
For the last four and a bit years, I’ve had the honour of being your MP. In this job, you can’t please all of the people all of the time. Every time I vote in the House of Commons some (hopefully most!) of my constituents will agree with the way I’ve voted,..  .........  Read whole story

Over 100 come to Back Barwell for 2015
21/07/2014  
On Saturday 19th July, over 100 volunteers from across the country travelled to Croydon to back the campaign to re-elect Gavin Barwell as the Member of Parliament for Croydon Central at next year’s General Election. With the election less than 300 days away,..  .........  Read whole story

Latest figures show unemployment in Croydon Central has fallen yet again
16/07/2014  
1,871 of my constituents claimed Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) in June. That's down 186 or 9.0 per cent in the last month and 1,000 or 34.8 per cent on a year ago. The news regarding youth unemployment is even better...  .........  Read whole story

 
     
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