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Tue, 28 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Monsters 'invade' Croydon explainer
They appeared on the rooftops of some of the borough's most iconic buildings, from Fairfield Halls to Nandos, their ghoulish features towering over the ant-like people below.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Covid-19 booster jabs underway in Surrey
Booster vaccinations against Covid-19 are now underway in Surrey as health authorities look to protect the most vulnerable against the virus this autumn and winter.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 08:48:49 +0100
Petrol station shortage: Firefighter issues urgent warning to UK drivers
Scenes of panic buying up and down the country has led to a retired firefighter sharing a warning with motorists.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 17:09:48 +0100
Queues at petrol stations across south London and Surrey
Live updates as fuel shortage concerns lead to long queues at south London petrol stations

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 14:05:26 +0100
Police swarm Garratt Lane in Tooting after three 'gunshots'
A large presence of police and ambulance are at the scene of an ongoing incident in Tooting.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 16:10:14 +0100
Croydon: New grandfather killed by partner's son
A south London man has been locked up indefinitely for killing his mother's partner in the delusional belief he was controlling his mind.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 15:36:54 +0100
Man in hospital after Garratt Lane shooting in Tooting
A man has been rushed to hospital after a shooting in Garratt Lane in Tooting this afternoon.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 19:59:43 +0100
Mounted police in Croydon for Palace-Brighton clash
Police were out in force in Norwood on Monday evening (September 27) ahead of the Premier League clash between Crystal Palace and Brighton.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 16:09:13 +0100
Teen arrested over fire at Esher primary school
A 19-year-old man has been arrested as police probe a fire that broke out at Hinchley Wood Primary School in Esher over the weekend.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 13:39:49 +0100
No arrests six days after Croydon stabbing
Police are continuing to appeal for information six days after a 15-year-old was stabbed in Croydon last week.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 12:03:01 +0100
'No plans to use army' amid fuel shortages - Government
The Government has "no plans at the moment" to use the Army to drive petrol tankers amid continuing shortages at filling stations, the Environment Secretary has said.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 20:39:35 +0100
Sabina Nessa: 36-year-old charged with murder, police say
Ms Nessa, 28, was killed as she walked through Cator Park in Kidbrooke, south-east London, on her way to meet a friend on September 17.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 15:55:18 +0100
James Bond celebrated at Madame Tussauds - How to get tickets
The announcement comes after the much-anticipated release of the new James Bond film, No Time To Die, set to hit UK cinemas on September 30.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 13:04:14 +0100
UK Government issue update on drafting army to tackle petrol station shortages
George Eustice said there was not a shortage of fuel and called on motorists to stop “panic buying” petrol.

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 10:59:02 +0100
Rugby club pays tribute to Sgt Matt Ratana killed in Croydon
The vice-chairman of the rugby club which former Metropolitan Police Sergeant Matiu “Matt” Ratana coached for has paid tribute to him ahead of a memorial event this weekend.

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 07:00:00 +0100
Thornton Heath football legend recreating on team photo
A non-league footballing legend from Thornton Heath will recreate a photograph of his former team 45 years later as he seeks to raise awareness and funds for bowel cancer research and treatment.

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 00:01:00 +0100
Rightmove reveal the most-viewed houses in August
What properties were we lusting over in August?

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0100
BBC Strictly Come Dancing 2021: McFly's Tom Fletcher has a very famous family
The McFly star was seen showing off his first moves ahead of his first dance on Strictly this Saturday night. 

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 13:08:36 +0100
Epsom 'stabbing': Kingston man arrested
A 19-year-old man from Kingston has been arrested after a reported stabbing in Epsom on Thursday (September 23) left a man in a serious condition in hospital.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Sutton Council to use sensors to monitor parks
Sutton Council have announced a pilot scheme with high tech firm North to install sensors that will monitor various greenspaces in the borough.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 15:31:34 +0100
Anthony Joshua vs Oleksandr Usyk: Time, weights, weather and how to watch
This is everything you need to know about the Saturday's title fight between Anthony Joshua and Oleksandr Usyk.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 15:06:33 +0100
UK Border Force issue update over failure affecting airports across the country
An update has been released about the issue affecting airports.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 14:09:02 +0100
TUI UK launches remote working holiday packages
This comes as TUI’s “work from anywhere” policy was introduced back in July.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 10:14:03 +0100
Coldplay and BTS release new single ‘My Universe’ - how to listen
The single entitled ‘My Universe’ is available to stream now.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 09:00:00 +0100
Christmas toy shortage: Warning issued to parents
A Christmas toy shortage is set to increase prices and lower the quality of toys, experts have warned parents.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 08:14:45 +0100
Harry Potter's Tom Felton collapses at Ryder Cup celebrity golf match
Felton was playing at Whistling Straits, which is hosting the Europe v United States Ryder Cup golf showdown over the weekend.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 18:02:39 +0100
Appeal to trace man missing from mental health hospital
The family of a man missing from a mental health hospital in Roehampton are appealing for help in the search to find him.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:46:39 +0100
13 South London MPs criticize Epsom-St Helier proposals
13 MPs from south London have criticised proposals for the sweeping changes set to transform Epsom and St Helier hospitals in the coming years.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:33:12 +0100
Manhunt underway after man left seriously injured in Epsom
Police are now seeking a man in connection with serious incident in Epsom today (Thursday, September 23) that left a 20-year-old with serious chest injuries.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:30:28 +0100
Large police presence in Epsom after 'serious' incident
A man has been rushed to hospital after he was found in Epsom this morning (Thursday, September 23), police have said.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:01:40 +0100
Fulham's Tim Ream surprises young fan after online trolling
This is the emotional moment that a Fulham football star surprised a young fan after he was targeted by trolls when he posted a video of himself playing football.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Coulsdon man to run London Marathon for dad’s cancer hospice
A man from Coulsdon will run the London Marathon to raise money for the hospice that cared for his dad before he died of cancer.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Circus Extreme is thrilled to be visiting London in 2021
Circus Extreme is thrilled to be returning to the UK in 2021 as part of its World Tour. A one-of-a-kind performance, that has been five years in the making and features some of the most talented performers in the world.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:17:44 +0100
Top 10 most affordable US destinations for UK tourists
The top ten most affordable locations to fly out to in the US for UK tourists have been revealed.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:07:44 +0100
Sabina Nessa: violence on women should be 'priority' like terrorism - Sadiq Khan
Sadiq Khan has said that violence against women should be treated on the same level as counter-terrorism following the murder of Sabina Nessa.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:03:17 +0100
Derry Girls creator give crushing blow over future of Channel 4 hit show
Lisa McGee didn’t rule out the possibility of the loveable characters returning in the future somehow.

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 13:52:35 +0100
What are Insulate Britain protesting about on the M25?
Insulate Britain have caused disruption at various points along the M25 in the past week, but the question remains for some about what they are actually protesting about.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:32:33 +0100
Netflix trailer for new Britney Spears documentary reveals 'fearful' past
In a trailer for the Netflix documentary, viewers are teased with a confidential report from someone allegedly close to the conservatorship.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:01:35 +0100
Christmas 2021 top toys including LOL Surprise, Hot Wheels and Barbie
Bargain Max reveals their top toys for Christmas 2021 includeing Lol Surprise, Barbie's Dream House and Paw Patrol.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:25:48 +0100
Pret a Manger to open an extra 200 UK stores after £100m cash boost
The move comes after the popular sandwich chain secured a £100 million cash boost

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:21:44 +0100
Vote for the best UK train station as the World Cup of Stations returns for 2021
The World Cup of Stations is back for 2021, and the Rail Delivery Group are looking for the public to nominate their favourite train stations.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:26:29 +0100
HGV driver shortage: BP London and south east fuel delays
The HGV driver shortage has hit oil giant BP with deliveries of petrol and diesel to forecourts across the UK set to be reduced to ensure supplies do not run out.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 17:35:51 +0100
Croydon eye specialist warns over 'time bomb' health risk
An eye health specialist in Croydon has warned south Londoners over the risks posed by a "ticking time bomb" of vision health issues present in the region.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 16:37:56 +0100
South London Muslim group supports Armed Forces Covenant
An association of Ahmadiyya Muslim elders signed the Armed Forces Covenant and recognized the centenary of the Royal British Legion at an event in Morden this weekend.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 12:43:20 +0100
CBO for man who lay in roads and claimed illness
A man who lay in roads and claimed to be unwell has been handed a Criminal Behavioural Order (CBO) after he placed "huge demand on both police and ambulance services".

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Abuse survivor slams Kingston council over living conditions
A single parent and domestic abuse survivor has slammed Kingston Council (RBK) over living conditions in two hostels she was housed in during the pandemic.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 16:08:31 +0100
Croydon tram crash: Coroner calls for review of automatic brakes
A coroner has urged the Government to consider fitting automatic brakes to trams after seven people were killed in a crash in Croydon, south London in 2016.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:28:12 +0100
Northern line Nine Elms and Battersea Power Station tube opens
THE first passengers on the first train from two new London Underground stations said they were excited to experience “history as it happens”today (September 20).

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 15:43:15 +0100
Kings of Leon announce UK 2022 tour dates - How to get tickets
Kings of Leon are touring in the UK again in 2022, with six dates at various venues.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 13:36:52 +0100
New details announced for Queen's 'historic' four-day Bank Holiday celebrations
Dame Helen Mirren and comic actor Stephen Fry have been involved in publicising the event.