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Nursing home resident with dementia found wandering in street

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

An outraged man found an elderly woman with dementia wandering in the street after a door was accidentally left unlocked at her care home.

Man charged by police in connection with shop burglary spree

Your Local Guardian:

5:15pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A man has been charged in connection with a string of shop burglaries in Surrey.

Cycling flasher exposed himself on Bank Holiday Monday

Your Local Guardian:

2:22pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A cycling flasher exposed himself in the morning on Bank Holiday Monday.

PICTURES: Racegoers turn out for day of racing and family fun day

Your Local Guardian:

2:20pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Despite overcast skies punters turned out for a day of racing at Epsom Downs Racecourse on Tuesday.

Firefighters tackle flooding at accommodation owned by charity for the disabled

Your Local Guardian:

2:10pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Firefighters tackled a flood at accommodation owned by a charity for the disabled.

Two men taken to hospital after BMW crash

Your Local Guardian:

1:10pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A BMW crash led to two men being taken to hospital on Bank Holiday Monday.

Antiques dealer values "dusty heirlooms" at care home

Your Local Guardian:

12:22pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

An antiques dealer gave an insight into his long career, including television appearances on the Antiques Roadshow, at a care home last week.

Update: Disruption to train services across South West Trains network after faulty track

Your Local Guardian: The South West's top train stations revealed

9:30am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A defect in a track running through Wimbledon needs to be repaired.

PICTURES: Families get up close to racehorses at Epsom’s training yards

Your Local Guardian:

9:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Hundreds of people got up close to racehorses and went behind the scenes at Epsom’s training yards on Sunday.

Commercial Feature: Join the World's Biggest Coffee Morning with Macmillan

Your Local Guardian: World's Biggest Coffee Morning

12:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Join people in your area for the Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 26th September – all in the name of Macmillan Cancer Support. 

Sweethearts who met at wartime vacuum cleaner factory celebrate 70 years of marriage

Your Local Guardian:

4:14pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Wartime sweethearts who first met on a vacuum cleaner factory floor are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary today.

'Mad' dog derby run at Epsom Downs Racecourse

Your Local Guardian:

4:08pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Terriers went head-to-head in a "mad" dog derby at the home of the world famous horse race of the same name on Sunday.

"Unfit, unlikely and unable" middle-aged men to cycle 165 miles for charity

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

Four middle-aged men, who describe themselves as "unfit, unlikely and unable", are preparing to cycle 165 miles for charity.

WW I Blast From the Past: Why did young recruits have to wear cardboard badges?

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

WW1 Blast from the Past: The story behind the cardboard badges worn by recruits from university and public schools.

Young disabled poet holds evening in aid of Epsom Phab youth club

Your Local Guardian:

5:00am Monday 25th August 2014

A young disabled poet is organising an evening of poetry and music in aid of his former youth club for children with disabilities.

How did an African elephant charity end up in Leatherhead?

Your Local Guardian:

5:00am Monday 25th August 2014

A tiny elephant, just a day old, lost his family in a stampede and was rescued by helicopter from remote Kenyan mountain range earlier this month.

Stories behind world's worst serial killers to be revealed at Epsom Playhouse

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Sunday 24th August 2014

Get into the minds of some of the worst serial killers the world has seen during an intriguing evening with a retired murder squad detective.

Journeys to be disrupted as London Bridge station closes for a week

Your Local Guardian:

1:33pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

Commuters across Surrey and south London will have their journeys to work disrupted next week, as London Bridge station closes for redevelopment.

Teenagers come to the end of a life-changing week

Your Local Guardian:

12:48pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

A group of students have come to the end of a life-changing week, after caring for physically and mentally disabled teenagers from across the area.

Live screening of sold-out A Streetcar Named Desire

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

The production is completely sold-out at the West End's Young Vic theatre, but here is your chance to enjoy the critically-acclaimed A Streetcar Named Desi

Shakespeare's Two Gentlemen of Verona to be screened in Leatherhead

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

A live stage production of Shakespeare's romantic comedy The Two Gentlemen of Verona is to be screened in Leatherhead.

Only call 999 in emergency, says paramedic before busy bank holiday weekend

Your Local Guardian:

5:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

An ambulance service is asking people to only call 999 in emergency ahead of a busy bank holiday weekend for staff.

Man charged in connection with string of shop burglaries

Your Local Guardian:

4:52pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A man has been charged in connection with a string of shop burglaries.

Appeal over refused planning permission for care home on college site

Your Local Guardian:

10:10am Friday 22nd August 2014

An appeal has been lodged against the refusal of planning permission for a controversial care home on a college site.

Children from areas blighted by Chernobyl Disaster visit Epsom for respite holiday

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

Children from areas blighted by the fallout from the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster were treated to medical check-ups, fun days out and warm winter clothes on a month’s trip to the area.

Police release CCTV image of shopper at Tesco checkout after criminal damage allegation

Your Local Guardian:

5:20pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Police have released a CCTV image of a man in connection with criminal damage at Tesco.

Headteacher heckled at controversial sports dome meeting

Your Local Guardian:

4:10pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Anti-dome campaigners and residents heckled a headteacher at a meeting last night about his controversial plans for new sports facilities.

Fathers’ rights activist charged with criminal damage after camping out on MP's roof

Your Local Guardian:

3:32pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A fathers’ rights activist has been charged with criminal damage after setting up camp on Justice Secretary Chris Grayling’s roof.

GCSE Results 2014: Glyn School, Ewell

Your Local Guardian:

3:02pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A high-performing boy’s comprehensive school has said changes to English Language exams have “worked against” its students.

GCSE Results 2014: Therfield School, Leatherhead

Your Local Guardian:

2:51pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Therfield School has been celebrating their GCSE results this morning.

GCSE Results 2014: Epsom College, Epsom

Your Local Guardian:

2:10pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Epsom College students were celebrating some of the school’s best ever GCSE results today.

GCSE Results 2014: Ewell Castle School, Ewell

Your Local Guardian:

1:23pm Thursday 21st August 2014

GCSE results at Ewell Castle School saw a significant improvement this year with the school “returning to an upward trend in performance”.

GCSE Results 2014: Blenheim High School, Epsom

Your Local Guardian:

1:10pm Thursday 21st August 2014

The overall pass rate at Blenheim High School was 99 per cent as nervous students collected their GCSE results this morning.

GCSE Results 2014: Beacon School, Banstead

Your Local Guardian:

12:30pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Six triplets who were born on the same day in the same hospital were top achievers at the Beacon School this morning.

GCSE Results 2014: St John's School, Leatherhead

Your Local Guardian:

12:02pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Students celebrated at St John’s School in Leatherhead this morning, which achieved particularly “exceptional” GCSE results in science.

GCSE Results 2014: Epsom and Ewell High School, West Ewell

Your Local Guardian:

11:50am Thursday 21st August 2014

Epsom and Ewell High School has been celebrating this morning after receiving “record” GCSE results.

GCSE Results 2014: City of London Freemen's School, Ashtead

Your Local Guardian:

11:23am Thursday 21st August 2014

City of London Freemen’s School achieved an overall 100 per cent pass rate in this year’s GCSEs.

GCSE Results 2014: Rosebery School, Epsom

Your Local Guardian:

11:18am Thursday 21st August 2014

A top girls’ school has achieved its best ever GCSE results despite national warnings of “volatility” in results due to an exam system overhaul.

GCSE Results 2014: Greenacre School, Banstead

Your Local Guardian:

11:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

Greenacre School is celebrating its “fantastic success” in today’s GCSE results.

"I'll have one last fag": Fathers for Justice protester on Chris Grayling's roof arrested

Your Local Guardian:

10:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A Fathers for Justice campaigner who set up camp for nearly 12 hours on Chris Grayling’s roof yesterday has been arrested.

GCSE results announced today in and around Epsom and Ewell

Your Local Guardian:

9:32am Thursday 21st August 2014

Hundreds of nervous students in and around Epsom and Ewell will be receiving their GCSE results this morning.

WW1 Blast From the Past: "There was resistance all round to the Land Army"

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

In recognition of this year's centenary of the start of the First World War, Blast From the Past is back.

Driver identified three months after schoolgirl injured in hit-and-run

Your Local Guardian:

4:32pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A driver who allegedly knocked down a schoolgirl in a hit-and-run has been identified after an appeal by her family and police.

Fathers 4 Justice campaigner unfurls banner on justice secretary Chris Grayling's roof

Your Local Guardian:

9:50am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A Fathers 4 Justice campaigner set up camp and unfurled a banner on top of Justice Secretary Chris Grayling’s house last night.

Friend demands answers over council worker's asbestos death

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

The death of a council employee from an asbestos-related cancer has been "brushed under the carpet" by the town hall, according to her lifelong friend.

'Epsom should merge with a London borough like Sutton', says councillor

Your Local Guardian:

5:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Epsom and Ewell should become part of London and merge with another borough like Sutton, according to one of the market town's councillors.

Reenactors to cycle and march from battlefield in Belgium to commemorate Great War

Your Local Guardian:

5:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Men in First World War kit will cycle and march from a Belgian battlefield to mark the 100th anniversary of military action.

Leading ear doctor accused of multiple sexual offences appears in court

Your Local Guardian:

5:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A respected doctor charged with a string of sexual offences has appeared in court.

First World War soldier's son "overwhelmed" to receive his trench art

Your Local Guardian:

3:55pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Almost a century after it was created, a piece of trench art made by a soldier during the First World War has finally been presented to his son.

Commuters face 3.5% average fare hike in 2015

Your Local Guardian:

2:40pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Commuters face an average season ticket train fare hike of 3.5 per cent in January amid anger over high prices.



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