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(Placename) a borough in S Greater London (since 1965): formerly important for its airport (1915–59). Pop: 336 700 (2003 est). Area: 87 sq km (33 sq miles)


(ˈkrɔɪd n)

a borough of Greater London, England. 324,900.
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The consortium is made up of nine London Boroughs are: London Borough of Croydon, London Borough of Camden, London Borough of Haringey, London Borough of Harrow, London Borough of Islington, Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, London Borough of Lambeth, London Borough of Tower Hamlets and London Borough of Sutton.
Miss Tadaj died after she went under the wheels of his Scania truck in Croydon, London, the Old Bailey heard.
She caused revulsion by appearing to undermine police appeals for help after the racist attack on an asylum seeker in Croydon, London.
Six men and a woman were killed and more than 50 people injured when the carriages flipped over as the tram turned a sharp bend in Croydon, London on Wednesday.
It took two weeks and thirty-five stops from Croydon, London to Bahrain, through to Singapore and onwards to Brisbane.
The affected rail routes included services into London Victoria from East Croydon, London Waterloo via Surbiton and a variety of metro routes in south-east London.
Gough, who plays for Newport Dragons, was found guilty of assault by beating at the house in the private street in South Croydon, London.
Summary: A motorcycle showroom in Croydon, London, has released CCTV footage of an attempted robbery.
Rachel was actually born in Croydon, London, but her love of food inspired her to move to Paris where she trained at a top eatery before opening the smallest restaurant in the city.
When riots hit the UK in August 2011, everyone in the country was shocked to hear that a furniture business in Croydon, London, had been destroyed by fire.
SURVEYING THE WRECKAGE Prince Charles and Camilla tour riot-hit parts of Croydon, London, yesterday