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Jewellery stolen from house as parent picks up child from nursery

Your Local Guardian:

3:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A family home was burgled while a parent popped out to pick up their child from nursery.

Doctor who sent racist messages to face fitness-to-practice tribunal over new minor allegation

Your Local Guardian: Ravi Sondhi

1:40pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A doctor who sent racist messages to staff and took £100,000 in "advances" from a GP service is to face a second inquiry into his conduct.

Number of GCSE results in Sutton between A* to C falls by 17 per cent on last year

Your Local Guardian:

1:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

The number of A* to C grades achieved by Sutton students in this year's GCSE exams has come in at 78.6 per cent- down from 95.6 per cent in 2013.

High street scheme recycles 40 tonnes of waste that would have been dumped in landfill

Your Local Guardian:

5:54pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A recycling scheme for businesses in Sutton town centre has reportedly saved nearly 40 tonnes of waste from going into landfill.

Serial burglar finally snared after six year police hunt including BBC Crimewatch appearance

Your Local Guardian:

5:30pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A serial burglar who evaded justice for nearly six years, has finally been caught following an appeal on Crimewatch.

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.

Hackbridge songwriter Tony Power releases album with his pop heroes from the past fifty years

Your Local Guardian:

7:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A songwriter and music producer has realised his dream of producing an album sung by his musical idols from the past five decades.

View our full of table of this year's A-level results compared to 2013

Your Local Guardian:

4:20am Thursday 21st August 2014

As thousands of teenagers across Sutton wake up to their GCSE's results this morning, we are releasing a table of last week's A-level results- to show how our secondary schools fared compared to 2013.

Worcester Park railway bridge looking miles better after a lick of paint

Your Local Guardian:

5:05pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

One of the main entrances to Sutton has finally been given a facelift after years of negotiation between Network Rail and the council.

Hackbridge lollipop lady allowed to stick around

Your Local Guardian:

5:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Parents preparing their children to return to school will be delighted after Sutton Council confirmed a temporary lollipop lady post will continue at a controversial new road layout.

Missing 60-year-old Dr returns home safe and well

Your Local Guardian:

12:30pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A 60-year-old man who went missing earlier this week has returned home safe and well.

'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.

North Cheam and Worcester Park benefit from £2.4m facelift

Your Local Guardian:

A multi-million pound regeneration project has breathed new life into two retail areas.

Family remember teenager who died in Marchioness Thames tragedy 25 years on

Your Local Guardian:

5:33pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

The 19-year-old was helping a friend on board the tragic vessel when it sank in 1989.

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.

Former Met Police officer from New Malden jailed for selling stories to The Sun

Your Local Guardian:

4:53pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A former police officer and Tiffin boy has been jailed for a year after he used his mother to sell stories to The Sun.

Commuters 'priced off trains' following latest inflation-busting rail fare rise

Your Local Guardian: Trains delayed due to engineering work

11:35am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Train fares will rise ahead of inflation for another year, the government has announced.

Man treated for smoke inhalation after 'hair straighteners' fire

Your Local Guardian:

11:30am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A man has been treated for smoke inhalation after hair straighteners caused a loft to go up in flames.

Arrests after police carry out drugs raids

Your Local Guardian:

11:20am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Dawn drugs raids have seen two men arrested this morning.

Police search for missing 60-year-old

Your Local Guardian:

7:25am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A 60-year-old man has been reported missing since the weekend.

Cancer survival rates 'an inexcusable postcode lottery' based on where you live in SW London and Surrey

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Macmillan Cancer Support said official figures from 2011 publicised this week and which see variations across south west London and north Surrey, showed an "inexcusable postcode lottery"

10 of the best: Tim Vine tops festival jokes - which makes you laugh the most?

Your Local Guardian:

3:23pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A wisecrack about a vacuum cleaner has won Tim Vine an award for the "funniest joke" of the Edinburgh Fringe for a second time.

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

Your Local Guardian: World's Biggest Coffee Morning

6:00am Tuesday 19th 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. 

Faulty underground cable causes power cut for over 1,000 Wallington people

Your Local Guardian:

11:50am Monday 18th August 2014

A faulty underground cable cut off electricity for over 1,000 people in Sutton this morning.

Pensioner spills the beans about life behind bars in High Down prison

Your Local Guardian:

6:30am Monday 18th August 2014

A pensioner who ended up in prison after a series of personal tragedies has spoken out about the harsh conditions behind bars, how ‘just’ the justice system is, and his unlikely friendship with a murderer.

Experienced banker takes up position at Epsom and St Helier hospitals

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

An experienced investment banker has been appointed as a director at Epsom and St Helier hospitals trust.

Hefty £10,000 fine for conman selling fake tooth whitening kits and using Ann Summers name

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

A Carshalton man found guilty of selling fake goods must pay back £100,000 or face jail.

Ballerina dream comes true for 12-year-old from Worcester Park

Your Local Guardian:

10:55am Saturday 16th August 2014

Dreams came true for a young ballet dancer from Worcester Park.

Motorists put their feet down over accident hotspot

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

Fuming motorists are rallying against Sutton Council to remove controversial traffic islands on their road.

'Childish' MP criticised for blocking hospital campaign group's Twitter account

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

A campaign group has accused a Sutton MP of behaving like a schoolgirl after he blocked them on Twitter.

Listen to tracks and watch videos from The Drill- The hip hop and R&B act who shunned the X-Factor

Your Local Guardian:

5:20pm Friday 15th August 2014

The Drill blend hip-hop and R&B for a unique sound bringing together samples, beatboxing, and instrumentals.

Sutton United mascot Jenny the Giraffe helps search for future Jose Mourinho

Your Local Guardian:

3:50pm Friday 15th August 2014

Football-loving youngsters got the chance kick off their coaching careers, in an initiative designed to tackle anti-social behaviour.

Warning after copper piping stolen from van

Your Local Guardian:

2:58pm Friday 15th August 2014

Police are concerned thieves may be targeting builders and tradesman's vehicles to steal copper piping.

Sutton police and local charity hit the target

Your Local Guardian:

5:00am Friday 15th August 2014

A Sutton police officer has heaped praise on the Sutton South Hello initiative, which supports elderly and vulnerable people in the borough.

Twin sisters get identical A-level results

Your Local Guardian:

4:40pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A set of twin sisters are celebrating after gaining identical marks in their A-levels today.

Students learn A-Level results

Your Local Guardian: File photo dated 13/06/08 of Pupils who sat a GCSE English exam at Colchester County High School for Girls, Colchester, Essex as a return to final exams at GCSE could discriminate against girls, teachers warned today. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date:

10:29am Thursday 14th August 2014

The nervous wait is over for students across Sutton as A-level results are revealed.

Thousands of schoolchildren wake up to A-level results day

Your Local Guardian:

6:20am Thursday 14th August 2014

Thousands of schoolchildren across Sutton receive their A-level results today.

Barbecue believed to be behind death of man found in Sutton flat

Your Local Guardian:

5:20pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Police cordoned off a road to protect the public from hazardous gases after a man was found dead in his flat in on Tuesday.

Ancient Roman artefacts dug up in Sutton set to go on display

Your Local Guardian:

9:10am Wednesday 13th August 2014

Ancient Roman artefacts unearthed in Sutton are to be put on display during a new show curated by the Museum of London.

UPDATE: Police and fire brigade close road after man found dead

Your Local Guardian:

6:24pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Police have closed Lind Road, off Carshalton Road to deal with an incident.

Police searching for teen who went missing from grandparents' home a month ago

Your Local Guardian:

4:40pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Sutton police are searching for 15-year-old Alfie Harry, who went missing from his grandparent’s home in Dorking over a month ago.

Police officers go beyond the call of duty for blind and deaf woman who lost her bag

Your Local Guardian:

4:40pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Sutton police officers were good Samaritans last week, after going on a mercy mission for a partially blind and deaf woman.

Sutton station on track for glory

Your Local Guardian:

12:10pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Sutton train station has been nominated for an award in recognition of high standards in customer service.

Bat fears before derelict school pavilion is demolished

Your Local Guardian:

11:29am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Anti-sports dome campaigners say they have been barred from looking for bats in a derelict school pavilion due to be demolished this week.

Prospective Conservative MP for Sutton and Cheam embroiled in red tape dispute with Department for Work and Pensions

Your Local Guardian:

5:20am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A Sutton and Cheam parliamentary candidate has become tangled up in a dispute with the Department for Work and Pensions in a row over red tape. 

Hospital trust issues statement over consultant charged with voyeurism offences

Your Local Guardian:

5:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A hospital trust has said it is "seriously considering" whether it will continue to employ a hearing specialist who is to stand trial over a string of alleged sex offences.

Hero PCSO rescues choking teenager with potentially life-saving abdominal thrusts

Your Local Guardian:

4:20pm Monday 11th August 2014

A heroic PCSO potentially saved the life of a choking teenager after seeing him on the verge of passing out.

Has snow hit Sutton in August?

Your Local Guardian: Snowflake

1:51pm Monday 11th August 2014

The tail end of Hurricane Bertha is certainly producing some bizarre weather including snow today in Sutton.

Named and shamed: Men and women who committed blue badge fraud in Wandsworth

Your Local Guardian: Blue badge criminal uses dead mother’s badge to park

5:50am Monday 11th August 2014

A 50-year-old man was caught using disabled parking badge stolen from a pensioner’s car.

Grandmother in hospital after double dog attack

Your Local Guardian:

5:00am Monday 11th August 2014

A grandmother spent three days in hospital after trying to protect her pet from an attack by a Staffordshire bull terrier.



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