Latest News In Banstead

20th Sep 2019

Surrey residents head to London and show solidarity for global Climate Strike

The global Climate Strike 2019 took place today (September 20) with Surrey residents joining estimated millions of others worldwide to demand drastic action on the climate crisis.
20th Sep 2019

New Malden man burned to death in 'preventable and predictable' fire

A bedridden man died in Kingston after suffering a seizure and dropping a cigarette on to his bedclothes engulfing the room in a “predictable and preventable” fire. 
20th Sep 2019

Summer set for last hurrah as Britons to bask in 26C heat this weekend

The British summer is set for one last hurrah this weekend with the mercury due to soar up to eight degrees above average in some parts of the country.
20th Sep 2019

Success for Epsom sporting celebrity despite close-encounter in 21-mile swim

An Epsom man may have had a close-encounter with a shark as he took on one of the world’s greatest swimming challenges in the US.
19th Sep 2019

Bus fire on M25 slip road near Junction 10

A bus fire forced the closure of a slip road near to Junction 10 on the M25 motorway Thursday evening.
19th Sep 2019

Epsom St Helier hospitals jump from 'Requires Improvement' to 'Good' in latest CQC report

Staff at Epsom and St Helier NHS Hospitals celebrated a welcome report from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) Thursday (September 19).
19th Sep 2019

Kingston gearing up for Halloween with immersive ghost detective experience

Kingston is gearing up for Halloween with an immersive and spooky new ghost story experience.
19th Sep 2019

Surrey RPU abseil for air ambulance who saved life of teammate

Officers from Surrey Road Policing Unit (RPU) plunged down the face of the Royal London Hospital in a charity abseil last weekend (September 15).
18th Sep 2019

Fulham FC players surprise Iraq war veteran in Surbiton

Two football stars from Fulham FC paid a surprise to a fan currently living at a veterans' care home in Surbiton.
18th Sep 2019

Police recover stolen motorbike after blitz on moped crime in Epsom and Ewell

Police in Epsom and Ewell recovered a stolen motorbike last Thursday (September 12) as they cracked down on the rising moped crime in the borough.
18th Sep 2019

Little Bookham's Julia Farino says she got Vitamin D deficiency while filming vampire show in LA

Shunning sunlight is common among vampires, according to the mythos.
18th Sep 2019

KU designer's customizable 'Pangolin Panel' featured at London Design Festival

A Kingston University (KU) graduate is turning heads at the London Design Festival (LDF).