Latest News In Banstead

7th Jul 2020

Tributes to Reigate grandmother who died after assault

Tributes have been paid to the 87-year-old grandmother who died after she was assaulted in Reigate last month.
7th Jul 2020

Two men caught after crashing car during Epsom chase

A dramatic chase between police and two men who failed to stop their vehicle for officers unfolded in Epsom over the weekend (July 4-5).
6th Jul 2020

New Malden unites with online community hub

With the coronavirus pandemic continuing to pose a serious threat to typical functioning of communities across the UK and beyond, residents in New Malden are banding together in a way that won’t hasten the spread of the disease.
6th Jul 2020

Drive to register Surrey babies born during coronavirus

Authorities in Surrey are launching a drive to register thousands of babies born during the months of lockdown amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
5th Jul 2020

Covid-19 infection rates published for South West London

The most recent data of infection rates of Covid-19 coronavirus have been released by Public Health England (PHE), with a number of 'hotspots' still showing high rates of the infection.
5th Jul 2020

'Crystal clear' drinkers won't follow distancing guidelines

It is "crystal clear" that drinkers will not adhere to physical distancing guidelines designed to slow the spread of Covid-19 coronavirus.
4th Jul 2020

Sutton chosen for site of new emergency care facility

Sutton has been chosen as the site for a new, state-of-the-art emergency healthcare facility in the area, despite opposition from many residents who worried it would sideline emergency care in Epsom.
4th Jul 2020

Excessive 'decompression' warning as English pubs reopen

There is a likelihood that drinkers will 'over-do' it as pubs reopen across England today (July 4) amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
3rd Jul 2020

Woman rescued from fire at block of flats in Surbiton

A fire at a block of flats in Surbiton is thought to have been caused by a cigarette thrown in a bin.
3rd Jul 2020

Tolworth warehouse fire deemed 'accidental' by fire brigade

A fire which damaged a warehouse in Tolworth is suspected to have been accidental, after 40 firefighters tackled the blaze.
2nd Jul 2020

Encrochat: Top tier London criminals arrested by Met Police

Nearly 200 people have been arrested and £13.4 million in cash has been seized in London after the National Crime Agency, working with the Met Police and European partners, cracked an impenetrable military grade crime chat network.
1st Jul 2020

Epsom acute care doctor’s battle against Covid-19

With tens of thousands of deaths in the UK alone, it can be easy to become numbed to the scale of the suffering and pain caused by the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic.