In today’s Crawley Observer: New town hall will ‘prepare for the future but retain vital links to past’

Today's Crawley Observer (Wednesday, July 12)
Today's Crawley Observer (Wednesday, July 12)

In today’s Crawley Observer major redevelopment plans for the Crawley Town Hall site have been published for consultation.

Crawley Borough Council’s headquarters would be demolished and replaced with new civic offices, two blocks containing around 275 homes, commercial offices, and a new public square.

Also in today’s Observer police investigating a devastating blaze believe it could be arson.

The fire seriously damaged a number of business units, including a fuel depot at the Rowfant Business Centre in Wallage Lane, Rowfant, Crawley, on June 26.

In sport Crawley Town player Dean Cox is aiming to show Reds fans ‘the real Dean Cox’ following a proper pre-season.

And striker Thomas Verheydt believes Harry Kewell can make him a better and complete player and says he is ‘always hungry to score goals’.

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