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Parliament Reception raises awareness about Motor Neurone Disease

October 24, 2017 - 3:05pm
Sutton members of the Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Association attended a parliament reception last week to raise awareness about the fatal disease.
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What do you think? Croydon restaurant refusing to hire men for new job opening

October 24, 2017 - 3:02pm
A restaurant in Croydon is looking for a new part-time worker, but you have to be female to apply.
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Police hunt teen graveyard knife attacker

October 24, 2017 - 2:46pm
Merton Police are appealing for witnesses to help catch a teenager who allegedly stabbed someone in the arm and chest.
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'My son wanted to end his life aged eight' - mum's search for more Irlen sufferers

October 24, 2017 - 2:26pm
A Wimbledon mum whose eight-year-old son was feeling suicidal because of an undiagnosed disease is now trying to raise awareness about the condition.
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Twickenham teen wins place in national beauty pageant

October 24, 2017 - 1:46pm
A Twickenham teen has won a place in a national beauty pageant.
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Sutton teacher publishes book about his travels across the Atlantic

October 24, 2017 - 1:28pm
“He made advances on me later on and I had to leave. I was on the freeway on my own facing the night trying to figure out what to do.”
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Council spent nearly £40,000 of tax payers' money on tree axing

October 24, 2017 - 1:23pm
Wandsworth Council spent nearly £40,000 of tax payers' money replacing the 51 trees it felled in Tooting Common.
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South Norwood cop who fought off terrorists with a baton honoured at Pride of Britain awards

October 24, 2017 - 1:19pm
A Croydon police officer who fought off three terrorists with a baton during the London Bridge attack despite being stabbed in the head has been honoured at the Pride of Britain awards for his efforts.
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Tooting man jailed after car accident killed mum's unborn child

October 24, 2017 - 12:02pm
A mum whose unborn child was killed in a high-speed car crash has spoken of her devastating loss - but says being pregnant saved her life.
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Company fined £95,000 after worker fell through roof

October 24, 2017 - 11:39am
The company of a worker who suffered serious injuries after falling from height has been fined more than £95,000.
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Plans for a new skatepark in Epsom playground

October 24, 2017 - 11:13am
A playground in Long Grove Park could soon have a skatepark facility installed if new plans are accepted.
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Mitcham man who killed commuter at Morden tube to be sentenced

October 24, 2017 - 10:50am
A mentally-ill man will be sentenced today for stabbing a university lecturer to death and injuring another man during "random" early morning attacks near Morden tube station.
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Toys R Us are launching a half-price sale - before Christmas

October 24, 2017 - 10:36am
Toys R Us have announced a huge half-price sale ahead of Christmas to ease the pressure of the festive season.
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Wandsworth to become art and culture capital with new £12 million project

October 24, 2017 - 10:33am
Wandsworth is aiming to become the ‘art and culture capital’ of south west London with a new multi-million pound project unveiled this month.
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School children help raise £1,500 for St Helier Hospital Neonatal Unit

October 24, 2017 - 10:27am
The neonatal unit in St Helier Hospital has received a donation for new equipment from a pre-school in Bookham.
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Through the lens: See how Diwali in Croydon was captured

October 24, 2017 - 10:27am
Surrey Street was filled with colour over the weekend as the Diwali Extravaganza hit Croydon.
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Escaped prisoner with three years left on sentence could be in Croydon

October 24, 2017 - 10:21am
A man who escaped from prison could be in Croydon, say police.
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Kingston Samaritans joins forces YMCA hostel in Surbiton to provide emotional support to residents and visitors

October 24, 2017 - 10:02am
Kingston Samaritans joined forces with YMCA London South West (LSW) this month to provide further support for vulnerable people.
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Sea lion at Chessington World of Adventures begins howling 'like a werewolf'

October 24, 2017 - 9:26am
Not only have the staff and visitors been getting ready for Halloween at Chessington World of Adventures, but it seems the animals might also be getting into the spirit of things.
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Deadline for secondary school applications just around the corner

October 24, 2017 - 9:15am
Parents and carers are being urged to get secondary school applications in as soon as possible as the deadline approaches.
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