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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.

Killed pedestrian named as Allan Chandler, 67, from Weybridge

Your Local Guardian:

4:51pm Friday 10th October 2014

A 67-year-old pedestrian who died in hospital after being hit by a car has been named as Allan George Chandler.

Thames Ditton Centre fire caused by water heater

Your Local Guardian:

1:34pm Friday 10th October 2014

A water heater melted in the kitchen of Thames Ditton Centre and filled the building with smoke.

VIDEO APPEAL: Mum still missing 23 days after walking out of hospital

Your Local Guardian:

1:22pm Friday 10th October 2014

A mother-of-one from Walton has now been missing for 23 days since walking out of Epsom Hospital last month.

Greenbelt changes coming as councillors look to fight urban sprawl

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Friday 10th October 2014

Major moves are being considered to add protection to the greenbelt, which campaigners fear is under imminent threat from developers.

Elmbridge Council to examine one-off local elections

Your Local Guardian: Asking for transparency: Councillor Chris Sadler

2:00am Friday 10th October 2014

The borough's electoral system could be transformed after councillors voted for a public consultation on full council elections every four years.

Thames Ditton Junior School raises cash for Momentum

Your Local Guardian:

1:00am Friday 10th October 2014

Pupils from Thames Ditton Junior School raced laps for 40 minutes around a 300m course to raise money for Momentum, a charity that helps children and their families undergoing treatment for cancer in Surrey and south-west London.

Length of Max Clifford's prison sentence "unfair", his lawyer tells Court of Appeal

Your Local Guardian:

1:20pm Thursday 9th October 2014

Disgraced publicist Max Clifford was "unfairly" sentenced for a string of indecent assaults, his defence lawyer claimed in court this week.

Man, 70, suffers severe head injuries after alleged assault on Weybridge train

Your Local Guardian: More than a hundred passengers stranded on train

10:17am Thursday 9th October 2014

An elderly man was allegedly assaulted on a train between Basingstoke and Weybridge on Wednesday evening.

Rutting season begins in Royal Parks - dog walkers beware

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Thursday 9th October 2014

Dog walkers are advised to exercise their pets outside of the Royal Parks during rutting season.

Hinchley Wood School to become specialist autism centre

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Thursday 9th October 2014

The education of children with autism is set to be transformed with the launch of a new scheme between the National Autistic Society (NAS) and Surrey County Council.

Schoolchildren balloon release marks Hospice Care Week

Your Local Guardian:

2:30am Thursday 9th October 2014

Children released 250 balloons to celebrate the start of Hospice Care Week.

Village green plan aims to scupper Walton Charity planning

Your Local Guardian:

2:20am Thursday 9th October 2014

Following the withdrawal of plans to build offices on green space, neighbours are now determined to get village green status granted to protect against future development.

One of Britain's rarest plants in bloom on Esher Commons

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

The rarest plant in the borough has reappeared for the first time since 2005.

Pupils gather en masse to mark primary school building opening

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

The mayor and 180 pupils celebrated the opening of the newest building at Long Ditton St Mary's Junior School.

Two days of delays for Esher High Street traffic

Your Local Guardian:

2:20am Wednesday 8th October 2014

Vegetation and tree maintenance work on two major traffic islands could disrupt traffic and cause delays.

Irreplaceable photos on laptop stolen from Thames Ditton house

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

2:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

Parents are hoping for the swift return of a stolen laptop containing treasured pictures of their seven-month-old child.

Blessed relief for Moleseys and Walton as Heathrow trials ended early

Your Local Guardian:

2:10am Tuesday 7th October 2014

The air trials that have caused distress and disruption are ending sooner than planned.

Brazen hospital thief sent to prison for seven years

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Tuesday 7th October 2014

A woman who stole personal belongings from vulnerable patients has been sentenced to seven years in prison.

Hunger Games star marks performance centre celebrations at ACS Cobham

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Tuesday 7th October 2014

Students from ACS Cobham welcomed a film star and school parent to give an inspiring talk discussing the importance of the performance arts.

Park attack teens break victim's cheekbone

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

2:00am Tuesday 7th October 2014

A 14-year-old boy suffered a broken cheekbone after being attacked by a group of four boys as he walked through a park.

Concerns for missing Claygate man last seen leaving Kingston Hospital

Your Local Guardian:

9:44am Tuesday 7th October 2014

Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing man from Claygate.



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