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'It’s somewhere to go and make friends' - Social club using board games to tackle loneliness gets a helping hand

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 4:44pm
At a social club in Sutton, board games is all it takes to help the elderly overcome loneliness and isolation.
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'It's ridiculous' Council hits back at claims it will fine children £500 for playing in Wandsworth parks

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 4:40pm
Wandsworth Council has hit back at claims it will fine children for flying kites and climbing trees when its newly updated by-laws come into force.
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Biscuitgate: Kingston police officer accused of stealing biscuits appears at disciplinary hearing

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 4:21pm
A Kingston police officer accused of taking a colleague’s tin of biscuits has appeared at a disciplinary hearing.
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Fresh look at first council houses to be built in nearly 30 years

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 3:57pm
There is a little more than 10 months to go until the first new council houses in nearly three decades are expected to be built.
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Driver arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after five-car crash at Weybridge station

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 3:55pm
A man was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after a five-crash at Weybridge train station on Friday (February 16).
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£3 million 'super cycle hub' planned for Richmond Station

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 2:53pm
A new 'super cycle hub' could be built at Richmond Station.
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Hundreds of cans and bottles being dumped in River Crane

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 2:21pm
Hundreds of bottles and cans are dumped in the River Crane every year according to a community action group.
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Free activities and events to be held at the new Colliers Wood Library

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 2:00pm
The brand new Colliers Wood Library will be hosting a community fun day on February 24 packed with free activities and events for children of all ages.
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Ordering drive-thru McDonald's in Croydon could soon become a whole lot quicker

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 1:59pm
Ordering from McDonald's drive-thru could soon become a whole lot faster.
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Campaigners slam National Trust for 'endorsement' of bloodsports and organise Surrey protest

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 12:24pm
Anti bloodsport campaigners have organised protests outside National Trust properties next weekend, claiming that hunts still illegally kill British wildlife on its lands.
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Here is why a 56-person-chain was seen walking a flag to Ruskin Square last week

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 11:37am
Amy Johnson was a pioneering aviator and the first female pilot to fly alone from Britain to Australia in 1930, starting her historic flight from Croydon Airport.
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Investigation into fire that destroyed Norbiton cottage concludes

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 11:34am
The investigation into a fire which tore through a derelict house in Norbiton has concluded.
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Epsom students win gold at shooting tournament

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 11:09am
Sharp-shooting students at Glyn School have successfully defended their title after being crowned National Schools’ Pistol Champions for the second year running.
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Thieves steal Mercedes car in front of owner at Tesco Brooklands

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 10:49am
Police are appealing for witnesses after thieves stole a Mercedes car from Tesco Brooklands car park in Weybridge - while the owner was there.
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Britons killed in New Zealand crash named as Croydon couple

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 10:06am
The two British people killed when their car collided with a lorry in New Zealand have been named as a couple from Croydon.
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More than half of Croydon KFCs still shut due to lack of chicken

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 9:43am
More than half of KFC's in and around Croydon are still shut due to a lack of chicken.
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This morning's weather, traffic and travel across south London, north Kent and Surrey

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 7:05am
Good morning! The rain is back this week but it still feels much warmer. Although there's no ice on the roads, there are still plenty of accidents and delays to watch out for. Stay with us for live traffic, tube, train, and weather updates.
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Consultation to take place to help shape the future of Wandsworth Common

Streatham Guardian - February 19, 2018 - 6:02am
Wandsworth council is creating a management and maintenance plan for Wandsworth Common and wants the input from local people who live in the borough.
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The UK's first bridesmaid only dress store open in Wimbledon

Streatham Guardian - February 18, 2018 - 2:31pm
A bridesmaids only dress store called NABBD on Arthur Road is the first of its kind in the UK.
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Woman left with serious injuries in Epsom hit and run

Streatham Guardian - February 18, 2018 - 11:37am
A woman was taken to hospital with serious injuries after a hit-and-run in Epsom.
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