UPDATE: Tapas bar murder inquiry launched - police seek witnesses

Your Local Guardian: The scene today: The pub closed this morning

1:45pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A Clapham man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the stabbing in Mortlake last night.

Basketball star Luol Deng to run summer camp in Crystal Palace

Your Local Guardian: Luol Deng credit Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.

10:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Two time NBA All-Star Luol Deng will be running a basketball camp in Crystal Palace this summer.

Crystal Palace chaplain hails miraculous season for Eagles

Your Local Guardian: Chris Roe

9:58am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A football club and shopping centre are not the first places you associate with the church, but they are the basis for Reverend Chris Roe's work.

Mystery of the jogging bunny of Clapham solved

Your Local Guardian: Something bunny going on in Clapham Common

12:32pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Have you seen a mystery jogger dressed as a bunny in Clapham Common? 

Two escape fire above shop in Streatham High Road

Your Local Guardian: Streatham High Road gets £10,000 boost

2:31pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Two people escaped from a fire in a flat above a shop on Streatham High Road yesterday evening.

Hundreds left without water on Easter Monday

Your Local Guardian: Wandsworth Road (Pic Google Maps)

11:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Hundreds of people were left for 12 hours without water in Wandsworth Road.

Man dies in Norbury house fire

Your Local Guardian: London Fire Brigade to charge for false alarms

9:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A man has died after a house fire in Norbury.

Tooting Common to get £273,200 boost

Your Local Guardian: Tooting Common is set to get a large cash boost

6:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Plans to restore some of Tooting Common’s most prominent features have received a £273,200 boost.

Fire breaks out at Tooting construction site

Your Local Guardian: The blaze broke out at just after 5am.

6:47am Tuesday 15th April 2014

UPDATED 4pm: A block of flats just one month from construction completion have been wrecked in a fire which started in the early hours of this morning.

Two jailed for Clapham knife point robbery

Your Local Guardian: Michael Bond

2:37pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Two men have been jailed for robbing a man at knife-point in Clapham.

Dance legends Above and Beyond to headline SW4 Weekender festival

Your Local Guardian: The line-up for SW4

10:33am Tuesday 15th April 2014

The line-up has been announced for a star-studded dance festival returning to Wandsworth this summer.

Car crashes into road sign in Tooting

Your Local Guardian: GREEN EPS Firefighters cut man from car following lorry crash

8:38am Tuesday 15th April 2014

A busy crossroads is experiencing serious traffic delays after a car struck a road sign this morning.

Crystal Palace cheerleader vying for Miss England title

Your Local Guardian: Crystals cheerleader Neesha Robinson created an eco dress in one of the Miss Afro Beauty rounds

2:30pm Monday 14th April 2014

A pizza loving cheerleader will be taking some Crystals magic with her when she strives to become the next Miss England.

Two 15-year-old boys stabbed following argument in Battersea

Your Local Guardian: The cordon in Battersea yesterday afternoon

10:00am Monday 14th April 2014

UPDATED 2pm: A large police cordon appeared around a block of flats in Battersea on Saturday afternoon.

Crystal Palace cinema campaigners celebrate: Old bingo building becomes 'community asset'

Your Local Guardian: Pop princess Pixie Lott is backing the campaign

11:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Campaigners who want to turn a former bingo hall in Crystal Palace into a cinema have managed to get the building listed as an asset of community value.

Police officers could face criminal charges over Sean Rigg inquest

Your Local Guardian: "Rigg's mental health problems obvious" says witness

12:24pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Two police officers could face criminal charges over evidence given at the inquest into the death of musician Sean Rigg, who was arrested in Balham for attacking passersby and later died in custody.

Norbury teen admits carrying fake firearm at Wimbledon station

Your Local Guardian: Police shut down Wimbledon Station while they arrested two teenagers on Sunday

8:37am Wednesday 9th April 2014

A teenager pleaded guilty to possession of an imitation firearm at Wimbledon station in court.

Fight hay fever with wrap-around sunglasses and Vaseline up your nose, says top doc

Your Local Guardian: Dr James Marsh

5:30am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Spring has sprung and hay fever sufferers have been urged to wear wrap-around sunglasses and smear their noses with Vaseline to make the season as pain free as possible.

Welcome to Selhurst Park - made from Lego

Your Local Guardian: Selhurst Park

2:44pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

A die hard Crystal Palace fan has built a replica model of Selhurst Park......out of Lego.

Broken down train causes travel problems

Your Local Guardian: Your views: Which Bromley stations require improved disability access?

8:35am Tuesday 8th April 2014

A broken down train is causing major disruption on the Southern rail network.

Cyclist killed in 'fail to stop' collision with BMW

Your Local Guardian: Drugs haul after police raid on Hanwell house

6:30am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Police are investigating a fatal fail to stop road collision between a car and cyclist.

Pair accused of South Norwood skip murder appear in court

Your Local Guardian: Michael Hunt was well known in South Norwood

1:28pm Monday 7th April 2014

Two people accused of killing an Irish man whose naked body was found dumped in a skip in South Norwood have appeared at the Old Bailey.

Battersea Power Station development Phase Three plans revealed

Your Local Guardian: WANDS GREEN Vision for next stage of Power Station development unveiled

12:45pm Monday 7th April 2014

Key to the project is designs for The Electric Boulevard, a trendy high street that will serve as the main gateway to the area.

Lifelong Crystal Palace fan pens book on club's last administration

Your Local Guardian: Steve Goddard

11:11am Monday 7th April 2014

A lifelong Crystal Palace fan has written a new book which follows an Eagles fan during the club’s last period of administration in 2010.

Your News: West Norwood man running 1,400 miles for deafblind charity

Your Local Guardian: Rob Monk

10:19am Monday 7th April 2014

Rob Monk from West Norwood, is taking on the challenge of a lifetime to run 1,400 miles in a year and raise money for Sense, the national deafblind charity.

Gardening expert shares top tips for April

Your Local Guardian: Colin Parbery from charity The Share Community

5:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

Spring is nature's way of saying, "Let's party"... Well, I think that is what Robin Williams is quoted as saying.

Grand Designs final place for Crystal Palace garden designer

Your Local Guardian: Garden designer Georgia Lindsay is in the final of a Grand Designs competition

5:30am Friday 4th April 2014

After training in theatre design Georgia Lindsay is now down to the final four in a Grand Designs garden competition.

Help decide future of fallen Norbury Hall Park cedar tree

Your Local Guardian: Councillor Maggie Mansell with the toppled cedar tree

2:08pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

Park goers are invited to have their say about the future of a historic tree which was toppled in a wintry storm.

Smog to stay in south London for one more day before weather changes

Your Local Guardian: Croydon today

7:11am Thursday 3rd April 2014

High pollution levels are expected to be recorded again today but then clear tomorrow (Friday) as winds change direction.

Jury undecided on whether 'getaway driver' is blind - but alleged accomplices found guilty

Your Local Guardian: Keble Thompson leaves Croydon Crown Court on Friday

5:20pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

The jury in the trial of an alleged drive-by shooting getaway driver - who claimed he could not have been involved because he was blind - has failed to reach a verdict.

Smog latest: Vulnerable people told to stay off streets

Your Local Guardian: Croydon today

3:00pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Those with lung and heart diseases are being urged to be careful due to high levels of air pollution today.

Southern trains delayed by up to 60 minutes

Your Local Guardian: Southern trains disrupted between Brockley and Honor Oak Park due to signal problem

8:36am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Passengers using Southern trains may experience delays of up to 60 minutes this morning due to an earlier signaling failure which was caused by an electrical power failure.

April Fool's Day 2014 - choose your favourite prank

Your Local Guardian: April Fools

5:04pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

See our April 1 pranks and vote for which one you thought was the best....

Fallen 300-year-old cedar tree could live on in Norbury park

Your Local Guardian: Councillor Maggie Mansell is dwarfed by the fallen tree

1:07pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

A historic tree which was toppled in a wintry storm could still play a part in a Croydon park’s future as work begins to clear it.

South London newspapers to launch new local television channel

Your Local Guardian: JOINING GUESTS: DJ Dane Bowers will be among those attending a charity dinner in Newport

8:58am Tuesday 1st April 2014

WORLD EXCLUSIVE: The South London Guardian series – the family of newspapers covering southwest London and north Surrey - will tonight launch a brand new television channel.

Smog to hit south London - dust from the Sahara desert covers cars in dirt

Your Local Guardian: Croydon

1:57pm Monday 31st March 2014

One of the worst smogs of the year is set to hit south London this week.

Crystal Palace Foundation team up with Kagisho Dikgacoi and Rio Ferdinand to help South African children

Your Local Guardian: Gabriel Kingston (Coach, Rio Ferdinand Foundation), Kagisho Dikgacoi

11:19am Monday 31st March 2014

The Crystal Palace FC Foundation has teamed with two other charities to set up a pilot project in South Africa.

Fire tears through Caribbean takeaway in Norbury

Your Local Guardian: Erith house blaze forces seven people to flee their homes

8:39am Monday 31st March 2014

A Caribbean takeaway has been completely destroyed after a fire broke out earlier this morning.

'Chemsex' warning: Sex on drugs blamed for rise in HIV among gay men

Your Local Guardian: Police in China are cracking down on the manufacture and trafficking crystal meth or 'ice'.

8:37am Monday 31st March 2014

A report commissioned by three south London boroughs into drug use during sex has highlighted significant risks to the sexual and mental health of gay and bisexual men.

London homes sell 'in under three weeks' for full asking price

Your Local Guardian: webpix homes property

6:37am Monday 31st March 2014

House sellers are achieving 96.2 per cent of their asking price typically, marking the highest proportion seen in a decade as buyers chase a scarce supply of homes.

When do the clocks go forward? British Summer time starts tomorrow, March 30

Your Local Guardian: Put your clocks back

10:46am Saturday 29th March 2014

British Summer Time officially begins tomorrow morning - meaning you will lose an hour's sleep, but get a lot more sunlight throughout your day.

Family of murdered Mark Corcoran: We WILL catch his killer

Your Local Guardian: Mark Corcoran

5:00pm Thursday 27th March 2014

The family of a 26-year-old stabbed to death near Selhurst Park four years ago said today they still believe his killer will be caught.

Upper Norwood crash causing traffic delays

Your Local Guardian: Orpington bypass closed following crash on hard shoulder

9:30am Thursday 27th March 2014

Update 10:01amThe earlier accident in Upper Norwood has now been cleared.

Fans auction off signed Julian Speroni poster to raise money towards life changing operation

Your Local Guardian: Julian Speroni with his framed poster.

10:21am Thursday 27th March 2014

A Crystal Palace fanzine is hoping to help a young girl’s wish to walk by auctioning off a piece of Palace memorabilia.

Missing mental health unit escapee with violent history is found

Your Local Guardian: Escaped mental patient Mark Ricketts.

6:36am Thursday 27th March 2014

A paranoid schizophrenic who escaped from Springfield Hospital for the second time has been found.

Crystal Palace cheerleaders raise hundreds after charity car wash

Your Local Guardian: The Crystals

9:29am Thursday 27th March 2014

Crystal Palace’s cheerleading group swapped their pom poms for sponges as they completed a charity car was at the weekend.

Police fail in bid to close down popular Crystal Palace fans' pub

Your Local Guardian: Bemused: Portmanor landlord Geoff Charles

1:25pm Wednesday 26th March 2014

A pub popular with Crystal Palace fans has won its battle with the police over a bid to shut it down.

Man charged with seriously injuring Kingston PCSO after attempted break-in

Your Local Guardian: Kingston Crown Court

9:21am Wednesday 26th March 2014

A man has been charged with seriously injuring a police community officer by hitting him with a VW Polo on Chesfield Road after an attempted break-in on February 4.

Festivalgoers in South Norwood celebrate birth of the Hare Krishna Lord Rama

Your Local Guardian: The celebrations at the Oshwal Centre were a colourful affair

8:59am Wednesday 26th March 2014

Celebrations in South Norwood to mark the birth of the Hare Krishna Lord Rama were a colourful affair with dancing, food and drama.

Crystal Palace supporters' pub could be shut down tomorrow amid police 'hooligans' claims

Your Local Guardian: Bemused: Portmanor landlord Geoff Charles

4:10pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

A popular Crystal Palace supporters' pub could be forced to close this week after police pressed ahead with attempts to shut it down.



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