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Get your skates on as Hampton Court Palace ice rink returns

Your Local Guardian:

3:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

It is time to start rummaging in the cupboards for hats, scarves and gloves as the winter begins to creep upon us.

Police use Pava gas in arrest of driver

Your Local Guardian: Three daylight burglaries hit Hersham in one day

2:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

A form of pepper spray was used by police as part of an arrest.

Four caravans move in to Weybridge car park

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

Travellers have set up a camp of about four vehicles with caravans.

Woman in her 70s suffers life-threatening injuries after being hit by car

Your Local Guardian:

10:03am Friday 24th October 2014

A pedestrian suffered "life threatening injuries" after being hit by a car last night.

Families struggling to make ends meet, despite low child poverty figures

Your Local Guardian: Pleased: Councillor Rachael Lake

8:58am Friday 24th October 2014

Child poverty in Elmbridge is among the 20 lowest in the country, but many families are fighting a day-to-day battle to survive.

Fly-tipping forces road closure in West Molesey

Your Local Guardian:

9:10am Friday 24th October 2014

A bath, television, chairs and broken glass were just some of the items that disrupted traffic and closed a road.

Poignant war cemetery visit for Cobham school children

Your Local Guardian:

8:54am Friday 24th October 2014

To commemorate the centenary of the start of World War I, pupils from year 2 to year 6 visited a military cemetery to have a firsthand opportunity to learn more about the legacy of the war.

Objections to Walton Charity plans could stand, despite new submission

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

The new submission of Walton Charity's plans to build offices on land used by neighbours has left opponents scratching their heads.

High Sheriff of Surrey calls on young people to bid for grants

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

Young people need to apply to receive a grant from a scheme that has already donated £17,000 to projects across the county.

Beware the blue balloon - there may be dog poo below

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

Balloons usually signal a celebration is taking place, but in this case, bright blue balloons mark dog mess hotspots.

'Five car crash' snarls up A3

Your Local Guardian:

7:11pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A car crash, reported by a witness to involve five cars, snarled up the A3 this evening.

Precious jewellery among items stolen in Hersham burglary

Your Local Guardian: Three daylight burglaries hit Hersham in one day

3:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

An engagement and wedding ring were among sentimental objects stolen in a burglary.

No steak for a while after meat thief sent to prison

Your Local Guardian: Merseyside men on firearms charges

2:20am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Acting suspiciously while carrying two bulging shopping bags landed a prolific offender with a four-week custodial sentence.

Princess Alice nurse shortlisted for national award

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A social worker has been shortlisted for a national award, as one of 57 finalists.

Make a difference, donate a bike for Africa

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

We take bicycles for granted in the UK but, in some parts of Africa, the gift of a bike can revolutionise people's lives.

Two five-year-olds hospitalised by falling breeze blocks

Your Local Guardian:

6:41pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

Breeze blocks fell through the roof of a classroom, and sent two children to hospital.

VIDEO: Stolen luxury cars from London and Surrey found stuffed inside crates to be shipped overseas

Your Local Guardian:

3:45pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

Stolen vehicles worth £1.2m, including cars from London and Surrey, have been found stuffed inside storage containers ready to be shipped overseas.

Hurricane Gonzalo: Train line between Surbiton and Hampton Court reopens after fallen tree cleared

Your Local Guardian:

2:10pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A fallen tree that blocked the line between Surbiton and Hampton Court stations this afternoon has been cleared.

WWII nurse pays tribute to Edith Cavell

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A World War II nurse paid tribute to a nursing heroine recently.

Pupils send messages 100 years into the future

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Pupils spent weeks collecting items to be buried in a time capsule, so future generations can look back on life in 2014.

VIDEO: 'Slippery tracks' disrupt trains across south London in aftermath of Hurricane Gonzalo

Your Local Guardian:

8:36am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Trains across south London have been disrupted because of 'poor rail conditions' after the remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo blew through the region.

Woman injured after two car crash near Walton bridge

Your Local Guardian:

12:27pm Monday 20th October 2014

Two cars have been involved in an accident, leaving a woman injured.

Hurricane Gonzalo not expected to devastate south London and Surrey

Your Local Guardian: A fallen tree in Bishopsford Road

8:23am Monday 20th October 2014

South west London and north Surrey are expecting wind speeds of slightly more than 20mph on Tuesday as Hurricane Gonzalo arrives in the country.

Child poverty low in Elmbridge, but for some remains a day-to-day issue

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Monday 20th October 2014

While some parts of the UK have child poverty levels approaching 50 per cent, Elmbridge is among the 20 with the lowest levels.

Are developers trying to "dupe" neighbours on Weylands Treatment Works?

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Monday 20th October 2014

People feared they were “being duped” by developers trying to build Weylands Treatment Works.

Students get a taste of democracy in youth champion battle

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Monday 20th October 2014

The youth champion was declared after three councillors battled it out to be voted in by students in an election.

Is Elmbridge ready for a zombie apocalypse this Halloween?

Your Local Guardian:

11:22am Sunday 19th October 2014

The fifth season of Walking Dead is on our screens, and our shops have filled with Halloween fake blood and terrifying costumes.

Overwhelming response helps Oasis continue family work

Your Local Guardian:

11:15am Sunday 19th October 2014

More than £40,000 was raised for vulnerable children by a charity that helped 250 families break free from abuse last year.

Parents pleased with Elmbridge Council's Shout! activities

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

Summer events and activity days that attracted thousands of visitors have been given the thumbs up by parents and children.

Prime Minister welcomes students from Cobham Free School and Yehudi Menuhin

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

The Prime Minister hosted pupils and staff from Cobham Free School and Yehudi Menuhin School at Lancaster House, London, to celebrate the success of free schools.

Village sign unveiled by Dominic Raab at Downside after two year project

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

Following a new Downside resident remarking on the lack of a village sign, a two-year project to create one was finally complete when the mayor and Dominic Raab MP for Esher and Walton attended the unveiling ceremony..

X Factor singer belts out Frozen tune for Long Ditton girls' charity mission

Your Local Guardian:

2:24pm Friday 17th October 2014

A special karaoke assembly for a charity that grants wishes to terminally ill children took a junior school by storm.

Pensioner seriously injured after hit-and-run by 'transit van' in Weybridge

Your Local Guardian:

1:10pm Thursday 16th October 2014

A pensioner has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a hit-and-run in Weybridge.

Walton Bridge wins construction industry award

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

Walton Bridge, which carries more than 35,000 vehicles a day, has won another award.

School place shortage a major worry for Surrey County Council

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

Bridging a £54m funding gap has left the council leader worried about the future.

Flood readiness test puts royals among the turmoil

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

A royal visit was put to the test when flooding hit the borough and caused havoc this week.

Prostate problems inspire marathon mission for Esher man

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

Inspired by his father's diagnosis, a 40-year-old will take on a marathon challenge with a niggling ankle injury to raise awareness for urology.

Hundreds of NHS complaints going unreported in Surrey

Your Local Guardian:

2:10am Wednesday 15th October 2014

More than 1,000 patients in the county are failing to complain about poor care due to the process being too complicated or frustrating.

Ashley Road closed after car crashes into pothole in Walton

Your Local Guardian:

5:42pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

A car fell into a pothole in Ashley Road, Walton

Police want your views for train crime survey

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Tuesday 14th October 2014

Anyone who travels by train can fill in the survey about the policing of train stations.

Police end murder investigation into Walton woman's death

Your Local Guardian: Three daylight burglaries hit Hersham in one day

4:04pm Monday 13th October 2014

No evidence of a third-party involvement has been found in the investigation into a 56-year-old woman's death.

Flood warning for homes next to rivers in Stoke D'Abernon, Cobham and Hersham

Your Local Guardian:

3:52pm Monday 13th October 2014

A flood warning has been issued for the River Mole and tributaries from Kinnersley Manor to South Hersham, with Stoke D'Abernon and Cobham at risk.

UPDATE: Industrial action by ambulance workers to continue all week in Surrey and London

Your Local Guardian:

8:07am Monday 13th October 2014

Poll: NHS workers were striking this morning between 7am and 11am over a national pay dispute. Were they in the right?

Missing mum found nearly a month after walking out of hospital without medication

Your Local Guardian:

9:44am Monday 13th October 2014

A 21-year-old woman who walked out of Epsom Hospital nearly a month ago has now been found.

Flooding drill testing Elmbridge's preparedness

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Monday 13th October 2014

As winter approaches, and the threat of flooding looms, a drill will test the borough emergency control centre to see how well it would cope with flooding.

New shoe venture hoping to put a spring people's steps

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Monday 13th October 2014

A new shoe company inspired by mattresses is hoping to spring off the ground, using a crowd-funding platform to raise vital funds.

Mock election forms part of local democracy week

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Sunday 12th October 2014

Students will stage a mock election as part of local democracy week.

Motorcyclists out in force for West Molesey woman's send-off

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Sunday 12th October 2014

A motorbike lover was sent off in style as about 200 riders escorted the hearse to the cemetery.

Weston Green Primary School embraces poetry

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Saturday 11th October 2014

Pupils aged five to 11 enthusiastically took part in a poetry competition to mark a national event.

One plastic bottle recycled could save Surrey £200k

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Saturday 11th October 2014

Recycling one extra plastic bottle a week could save more than £200,000 a year that could be put to use in other services.



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