One Direction boys perform at primary school - sort of

Your Local Guardian:

7:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Youngsters were the envy of children across the world when One Direction performed at their school – well, kind of.

£94,000 Aston Martin seized for no insurance

Your Local Guardian:

6:10am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A new £94,000 Aston Martin has been seized for not having any insurance.

Council uses compulsory purchase order to oust businesses

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The council is using a compulsory purchase order (CPO) to force out six businesses from a parade.

UPDATE: Police confirm woman hit by train was from Wimbledon

Your Local Guardian:

3:43pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A 51-year-old woman who died at Wimbledon Station yesterday morning after being hit by a fast train was from Wimbledon police have confirmed.

VIDEO: Student film promoting gender equality broadcast to political leaders at UK's Girl Summit

Your Local Guardian:

1:58pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A video made by students to promote gender equality will be broadcast to political leaders, celebrities and campaigners from around the world today as they gather for the UK's Girl Summit.

Dramatic collapse of Tulisa drugs trial could affect Colliers Wood man Leon Anderson 'stung in dry run' by fake sheikh

Your Local Guardian: Joel Andrews admitted his crime at Southwark Crown Court

12:34pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Crown Prosecution Service assessing the case after collapse of singer's trial yesterday.

Call for speed camera after "caring" mother and son die in car crash

Your Local Guardian:

11:42am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

In the wake of a fatal car crash that killed a mother and son, more than 650 people have signed a petition calling for a speed camera on the road to prevent another tragedy.

Director appeals for return of stolen filmmaking equipment and footage

Your Local Guardian:

11:40am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

The director of a community film project telling the story of the River Wandle has released an '"urgent plea" for the return of film footage after camera equipment and a storage card were stolen.

Daniel Dutfield appears in court after death of pregnant 22-year-old girlfriend Jessica Fenner at baby shower

Your Local Guardian:

11:40am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Daniel Dutfield did not enter a plea at the hearing at Croydon Crown Court.

Dying woman remarries her husband after exposure to asbestos at Battersea Power Station

Your Local Guardian: Battersea Power Station evacuated and trains halted after gas leak

11:36am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Three days before she died Hazel Badgery was told by solicitors her claim against Battersea Power Station had been admitted

Council succumbs to pressure to protect Wheatsheaf pub

Your Local Guardian:

10:05am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

The council has succumb to pressure from campaigners and taken measures protect a beloved Tooting pub from being transformed into a supermarket.

Death crash driver is just as much a victim as grieving family, mother says

Your Local Guardian: Rita Short holds a picture of son Robert Prescott

7:20am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

The heartbroken mother of a fatal crash victim says the driver is just as much a victim as she is.

Tooting teens head to Harvard and Yale this summer

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Two Tooting students are heading to top US universities, Harvard and Yale, this summer.

Peaceful protest as £85,000 library fight continues

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Churchgoers have transformed themselves into peaceful protestors in their ongoing battle to turn a disused library into a community centre.

UPDATE: Arrest on suspicion of GBH after injured man found in road

Your Local Guardian:

4:18pm Monday 21st July 2014

A man has been arrested on suspicion of GBH after a badly injured man was found lying in the road on Saturday night.

Wandsworth Radio station needs £3,000 for new Battersea studio

Your Local Guardian:

4:06pm Monday 21st July 2014

Radio station volunteers are trying to raise over £3,000 to build a studio in Battersea.

Police appeal for help after man with serious head injuries found in road

Your Local Guardian:

10:06am Monday 21st July 2014

Police are appealing for help after a seriously injured man was found lying in the middle of the road on Saturday night.

Teen stabbed in stomach in Clapham Junction attempted robbery

Your Local Guardian:

9:21am Monday 21st July 2014

A teenager riding a moped was stabbed in the stomach during an attempted robbery near Clapham Junction.

Trains cancelled at Wimbledon Station due to fatality

Your Local Guardian:

9:18am Monday 21st July 2014

Police are in attendance at Wimbledon Station after a person was hit by a train.

Family left with many questions after mother killed by car

7:00am Monday 21st July 2014

The death of a mother who was hit by a car on her way home from a night out with her daughter ‘could have been avoided’, an inquest has heard.

Charity launches recycling initiative in Wandsworth

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Monday 21st July 2014

A charity fighting global poverty has launched a recycling initiative in Wandsworth.

Battersea Dogs and Cats home holds annual kitten shower

Your Local Guardian:

5:50am Monday 21st July 2014

Battersea Dogs and Cats home is overflowing with kittens as the charity gets ready for its annual Kitten Shower.

Wandsworth mayor opens Putney school's WW1 exhibition

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

The mayor of Wandsworth opened a World War One exhibition at a Putney School.

Join crowds as top cyclists and amateurs go through Leatherhead for RideLondon-Surrey

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

Soak up the atmosphere and cheer on world class cyclists and amateur bikers as they race through Leatherhead next month.

Boris Johnson selects Croydon to be one of only two food boroughs

Your Local Guardian:

7:20am Saturday 19th July 2014

Croydon is leading the way in the battle against obesity after being chosen by Boris Johnson as one of London’s two food boroughs.

Boy, 9, runner-up in national writing competition

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

A nine-year-old boy has been selected as the runner-up in a national writing competition.

Daniel Spargo-Mabbs drugs death accused cleared of all charges

Your Local Guardian: Daniel Spargo-Mabbs

5:37pm Friday 18th July 2014

A youth accused of supplying ecstasy to a teenager who later died has been cleared of all charges

Police concern for safety of thousands of young people planning to descend on Wimbledon Common

Your Local Guardian:

3:39pm Friday 18th July 2014

Police are appealing to parents to stop their children from attending an "End of Year Party" on Wimbledon Common tomorrow night.

Afyon Saint-Hilaire murder cops arrest sixth suspect

Your Local Guardian:

1:13pm Friday 18th July 2014

A sixth man has been arrested over the murder of Afyon Saint-Hilaire who died after being stabbed and crashing his car.

Suicide of bright young business analyst at station a "terrible, terrible tragedy"

Your Local Guardian:

12:34pm Friday 18th July 2014

A "bright young interactive" business analyst committed suicide by jumping in front of a high-speed train at Wimbledon Station, a court heard this morning.

Firefighters battled to save house after lightning strike ignites roof

Your Local Guardian:

11:16am Friday 18th July 2014

Lightning struck a house last night, setting its roof on fire.

Teenager who died in shopping centre fall was Korean student who dreamed of becoming vet

Your Local Guardian:

10:58am Friday 18th July 2014

The teenager who died after falling from a balcony staircase inside the Bentall Centre yesterday afternoon was a Coombe Boys' School pupil from Kingston.

Car crashes into Starbucks in front of horrified commuters in Wimbledon

Your Local Guardian:

10:57am Friday 18th July 2014

A car crashed into the window of a Starbucks in front of horrified commuters after colliding with a van in Wimbledon this morning.

'Boss, want to do a viewing with this tart?" - estate agents mistakenly send smutty email to customer

Your Local Guardian:

8:38am Friday 18th July 2014

A woman trying to arrange a viewing with a Surbiton estate agent received a smutty email calling her a “tart” and suggesting she might “bend over”.

Sutton houses sell in less than 30 days

Your Local Guardian: Council says signs clutter the high streets

5:30am Friday 18th July 2014

Sutton has the third-fastest selling houses in the country, according to new figures.

Pool pong leads to swimmers boycott

Your Local Guardian:

5:49pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Swimmers are boycotting a pool due to a disgusting smell which wafts over the water and through the changing rooms.

UPDATE: Teenage boy dies after falling inside Bentall Centre

Your Local Guardian:

5:02pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Witnesses said the boy fell from the top floor of the shopping centre this afternoon

Hero woman dived into River Thames in Putney to save drowning dog

Your Local Guardian:

4:30pm Thursday 17th July 2014

This is the dramatic moment a woman was pulled from the River Thames after she dived in to save a puppy.

Bus-ted: Double-decker gets stuck on kerb during U-turn

Your Local Guardian:

2:12pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Bus passengers travelling through Wimbledon this morning had an unusual excuse for being late for work after their bus got stuck on a kerb as the driver attempted to make a U-turn.

Police appeal for information after teenager groped on Surbiton train

Your Local Guardian: MAN ASSAULTED: Police are hunting a man who assaulted a man who intervened in an altercation in Redcar

1:45pm Thursday 17th July 2014

The 18-year-old was travelling from Surrey towards Waterloo with her family when the attack took place.

Man, 24, charged with raping 14-year-old girl in Wandle Park

Your Local Guardian:

12:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Ermias Gebermoiryim, of no fixed address, is accused of raping the girl in Wandle Park, Colliers Wood last Saturday.

Explosion in Stonecot street caused by electrical fault

Your Local Guardian:

11:10am Thursday 17th July 2014

A fault in an underground electrical cable caused an explosion in a quiet Stonecot road yesterday.

Tooting's Babar Ahmad sentenced to 12.5 years for helping Taliban

Your Local Guardian: Babar Ahmad to appear in federal court

10:26am Thursday 17th July 2014

A Tooting cyber-jihadist who helped the Taliban has been sentenced to 12-and-a-half years in prison in the US – but could be freed in months after being detained for a decade awaiting trial.

Behind-the-scenes: Imperial War Museum to showcase 1,300 new items after £40m revamp

Your Local Guardian:

11:36am Thursday 17th July 2014

The brutality of war has been given a human face at long last in the £40m revamped Imperial War Museum (IWM).

Date set for South London Incinerator High Court showdown

Your Local Guardian: Shasha Khan is the candidate for Green party

10:01am Thursday 17th July 2014

A date has been set for a High Court hearing that will decide the fate of plans to build a controversial incinerator on a nature reserve.

Firefighters from across south London battle blaze at Cane Hill stables

Your Local Guardian:

9:21am Thursday 17th July 2014

Firefighters from across south London battled a blaze at a stables in Coulsdon throughout the night.

Wandering cat may be senile

Your Local Guardian:

4:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

An elderly cat has been found wandering around away from his home and the RSPCA wants to trace his owners.

Heatwave alert issued as temperatures set to reach 29 degrees in London

Your Local Guardian: Use sunscreen: Watch those rays: Photo PA Photo/JupiterImages Corporation.

2:51pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

The Government's public health service has issued a heatwave warning as temperatures creep towards the 30 degrees Celsius mark in London and Surrey this week.

Man pictured lying in bed while trying to unlock missing phone

Your Local Guardian:

1:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

This man is wanted by police after a security system on a man's missing phone took pictures of him trying to unlock it.

Hammer vandals smash 33 windows in tower block

Your Local Guardian:

12:15pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Hammer-wielding vandals managed to get into a tower block and smashed 33 windows on six floors.



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