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Cafe Crepes, in Epsom High Street, has come under attack for the "rude and aggressive" service by its owner, who is not bothered by the criticism

Is this Britain's most unfriendly cafe? Customers 'insulted' and disabled girl 'told to sit outside'

Shop must apply for planning permission or remove giraffes, elephant and zebra

Zoo keepers? Elephant, zebra and giraffe models face eviction from Lower Kingswood roof

Neville Williams, 'the mooning millionaire', has now been the victim of a banana throwing neighbour

'Mooning' millionaire's neighbour goes bananas: why did woman dump pickled onions and raw chicken on his driveway?

The South Norwood Tourist Board is firmly in the "yes" camp

'Vote yes and join the fun', newly independent People's Republic of South Norwood tells Scotland

Wheels of fire: bus starts smoking as driver attempts to get off the kerb

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

Jade Iles and dog Alfie entered the owner/dog lookalike competition

Do these dogs look like their owners?

Squirrel starts blaze at electrical substation

Squirrel starts blaze at electrical substation

The blaze caused considerable damage to the bedroom (Picture by LFB)

Crystal knob sets Clapham bedroom on fire

Josh's hand needed to be bandaged up after his little finger got ripped off

Boy loses finger in rave but keeps dancing

Eat my bowl: Roy Dog-son has psychic abilities

Psychic Roy Dog-son backs England to beat Uruguay

Yildiz Doherty with all that remains of her beloved tree

Beloved tree chopped down by mistake - outcry over stump

Football lover: Boo is a lucky charm

Does this Weybridge dog hold the key to England's World Cup campaign?

A picture from Mr Surooprajally's drone - which he believes may have been mistaken for a UFO

Carshalton UFO believed to be drone camera

The cat on the parcel shelf

Crime-solving cat jumps into police car and grabs steering wheel

Scots could soon enjoy South Norwood's lakes without even leaving their country

South Norwood to hold independence referendum on eve of Scotland vote

Boris on the roof this morning

MPs left waiting during Boris Johnson's official launch of helipad

Is the blob to the left of the sun a UFO? (Pic: Kelly Stevenson)

PICTURE: UFO spotted above Carshalton?

In Lombard Road a wonky cycle lane appeared (Pic @citycyclists )

Whoops! Wandsworth road signs point the wrong way

The Completely Useless Guide to London, by Martin Pullen

Top 10 completely useless facts about southwest London

Dale Taylor eating humble pie. He ate the whole thing.

Crystal Palace fan literally eats humble pie for doubting Tony Pulis

Warning: An overheated hairdryer can be a hazard

Woman's hairdryer sets fire to her bed

The scene that greeted Mr Murray when he looked out of his window

Did your aeroplane crash into a tree?

The hole - with electrical cable showing

Road 'safe' after bin lorry stuck in sink hole

The dust cart got caught in a pot hole in Robin Hood Lane near Sutton town centre

VIDEO: Bin lorry stuck in sink hole

Oliver Reilly, right, being congratulated by Johnny Vegas

Wimbledon student crowned 'Ultimate Pokémon expert'

Sutton High School pupil Helen Stephens spotted the foxes in North Cheam

Two dead foxes lay side-by-side in horrific pavement display

The project has been put together by sourcing thousands of hours of footage submitted by more than 13,000 pet owners from all over the country

Film for pets set to premiere

Have you seen Ruby? She has distinctive nipples.

Dog with big nipples feared stolen

Graeme Carter with his children Olivia and Alfie and Cheam Councillor Mary Burstow

History could hold solution to Cheam man's fallen wall riddle

Stormtroopers picked up some bargains during their shopping trip to Croydon

Stormtroopers stock up on bargains during Croydon Star Wars Day shopping trip

The scene on Wednesday (picture: Simon Densley, The Worcester Park blog)

UPDATE: Severed finger lay in park for a week before young girl found it

The scene yesterday (pic: Simon Densley, The Worcester Park Blog)

Severed finger found in North Cheam park

Something bunny going on in Clapham Common

Mystery of the jogging bunny of Clapham solved

A two-year-old got her trapped in a toilet seat

Toddler's head stuck in toilet seat

Winterbourne Junior Boys' School was blamed for the boy's injuries

Boy with sore bottom wins payout after school bench gives him painful splinter

Top: the statue with its new hat and bow tie

Vet's dog statue 'yarn bombed' by pranksters overnight

Charles Cornwell by the parking meter

Mystery of parking meter on street where you can't park

Selhurst Park

Welcome to Selhurst Park - made from Lego

The chocolate ark

Chocolatier recreates Noah's Ark in honour of Russell Crowe movie

A still from CCTV footage of the crash on Thursday, March 27

VIDEO: Car crashes into lorry and knocked into speeding traffic - but comes to incredible stop

The driver had forgotten to put their handbrake on

Runaway car blocks busy junction after owner forgets handbrake

Ronnie Corbett with Hall Grange care home manager Jan Norman

Ronnie Corbett: 'I left the hotel in a disgusting state' - VIDEO

Pic by @iac0p0 (Twitter)

Why is there a reindeer in Wandsworth Common?

Samantha with Scarlett and the faulty pram

Mum slams faulty pram after toddler's terror


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

This artwork appeared a few days ago. Pic by @nakedcreativity

Has Banksy been to Battersea? Graffiti depicts Max Clifford with his pants down

Are these happy chappies the shortest double yellow lines in Kingston?

Are these the shortest double yellow lines ever?

Penny Ryan, who has lived in Tooting since 1981, managed to pull the wool over everybody’s eyes.

Tooting's mystery knitting protester revealed

Would you be more or less likely to shop at a pink Bentall Centre?

Have Your Say: Should Kingston become more pink?

Have you seen my ant? Missing poster says ant last seen carrying large leaf

Have you seen my ant? Missing poster says ant last seen carrying large leaf

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