Latest News In Dorking

24th Apr 2017
7:00pm

Ex-Spurs midfielder Jamie O'Hara fined two weeks wages for...

Ex-Spurs footballer Jamie O'Hara has been fined two weeks wages after "pushing away" a Leatherhead fan at a bad tempered clash earlier this month.The unsavoury incident occurred following Leatherhead FC's 3-2 victory over O'Hara's Billericay Town in an Isthmian Premier League encounter on Saturday, April 15.Video being widely shared online shows O'Hara walking towards the changing rooms at the end of the match and passing close by to Leatherhead supporters celebrating their victory....

Ex-Spurs midfielder Jamie O'Hara fined two weeks wages for...

24th Apr 2017
4:15pm

South West Trains disrupted after person hit by train - recap

South West Trains services have been severely disrupted today (Monday) due to a person being hit by a train. Services through Dorking and Leatherhead are among those which have been affected after the person was hit at 3.08pm between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction. READ MORE: No South West Trains will run from Dorking for nearly a month in August The British Transport Police (BTP) have since confirmed that the person who was hit – a man – has died. Trains in and out of...

South West Trains disrupted after person hit by train - recap

16th Apr 2017
2:20pm

Leatherhead FC go viral after Jimmy Bullard's team celebrate...

Leatherhead FC and their manager Jimmy Bullard have found a way of taking gloating to a new level after their crucial 3-2 victory over Billericay Town yesterday.The two sides met in an Isthmian Premier League encounter yesterday with Leatherhead taking a crucial three points in their battle to avoid the drop. Returning to their dressing room after the victory the Leatherhead players, led by their manager, ex-Wigan and Hull midfielder Jimmy Bullard, launched into a chorus of R Kelly's The World's...

Leatherhead FC go viral after Jimmy Bullard's team celebrate...

13th Apr 2017
5:30pm

The Mole Valley restaurants, pubs and cafés with the best...

More than 160 businesses and other premises in Mole Valley have achieved the best possible rating for food hygiene in the last year, according to the Food Standards Agency (FSA).Anywhere from restaurants, pubs, cafés and coffee shops to schools, care homes and churches have been awarded five out of five and been deemed to have "Very Good" food hygiene.After last week revealing the places with the worst food hygiene over the past full 12 months, we took a look at the very best.In...

The Mole Valley restaurants, pubs and cafés with the best...

12th Apr 2017
3:38pm

Man arrested after police chase through Leatherhead now facing...

One of the two men yesterday arrested after a dramatic police chase through Leatherhead and Fetcham has been re-arrested.The 21-year-old, from Staines-Upon-Thames, was arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle, dangerous driving and failure to stop in connection with a police pursuit yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon. Following further enquires the man has been re-arrested on suspicion of driving whilst unfit through drugs, driving whilst disqualified, burglary and possession of class A and...

Man arrested after police chase through Leatherhead now facing...

11th Apr 2017
5:34pm

Two men arrested after police chase in Leatherhead and Fetcham

Two men are in custody after a dramatic police chase through Leatherhead and Fetcham this afternoon (Tuesday).Police cars, vans, motorbikes and the National Police Air Service (NPAS) helicopter were deployed during the pursuit and, shortly after 2pm, two suspects were seen abandoning a vehicle in Bridge Street, Leatherhead.One man was arrested by police close to the scene shortly afterwards while a second suspect was later detained in Raymead Close, Fetcham – about 0.8 miles away –...

Two men arrested after police chase in Leatherhead and Fetcham

10th Apr 2017
12:43pm

Commuters furious after trains from Dorking to London Waterloo...

All trains between Dorking and London Waterloo are cancelled until at least 3.30pm after "a track defect" forced the closure of seven platforms at London Waterloo. The line also serves Leatherhead, Ashtead, Box Hill and Epsom, and the cancellations are due to a track defect which prompted emergency engineering works.That work was completed at about 1pm and some trains are now running on that line. However services won't be up and running to Dorking until 3.30pm and disruption,...

Commuters furious after trains from Dorking to London Waterloo...

10th Apr 2017
9:16am

Leatherhead father pays tribute to son Chris Bevington killed in...

A father who is believed to be from Leatherhead has paid tribute to his son who has been confirmed as one of the four victims of the Stockholm terror attack.Chris Bevington, 41, was killed in the attack, along with two Swedes and a Belgian, on Friday (April 7).His heartbroken father John, understood to be from Leatherhead according to early reports, described him as a "talented, compassionate and caring" man in a statement.READ MORE: All trains between London Waterloo to Dorking are...

Leatherhead father pays tribute to son Chris Bevington killed in...

10th Apr 2017
7:28am

All trains between London Waterloo to Dorking are currently...

All trains from Dorking to London Waterloo are cancelled until 1.30pm leaving Mole Valley commuters with long delays to get to work. Emergency engineering works at London Waterloo has blocked four platforms and has meant that all trains on both the Dorking to Waterloo and Chessington South to Waterloo lines have been cancelled. Information from National Rail regarding the Dorking line, which serves Dorking (main), Leatherhead, Ashtead, Box Hill and Epsom, currently shows all trains cancelled...

All trains between London Waterloo to Dorking are currently...

6th Apr 2017
5:41pm

Two lanes closed after four cars crash on M25 near Leatherhead -...

Up to eight vehicles were involved in a crash on the M25 near Leatherhead which closed two lanes shortly after 5pm today (Thursday). Surrey Fire and Rescue Service crews from Painshill Chertsey and Leatherhead were sent to the scene along with Surrey Police officers. Two lanes were closed anticlockwise between Junction 10 for the A3 and Junction 9 for Leatherhead while emergency services dealt with the incident. READ MORE: The answers to all those questions you've asked about traffic jams on...

Two lanes closed after four cars crash on M25 near Leatherhead -...

6th Apr 2017
4:54pm

Parking suspended on Church Street and road closures lined up as...

You won't be able to park on the side of the road in Church Street from today (Monday) as the first phase of work in the multi-million pound Transform Leatherhead project gets underway.New on-street parking and loading bays are being installed while pavement widening and landscaping work is also taking place.This work should be complete by October 25.READ MORE: Two drug dealers caught in car in Dorking with 80 wraps of cocaine and heroin in their bodyThe off-street car park in Church Street will...

Parking suspended on Church Street and road closures lined up as...

5th Apr 2017
4:32pm

Delays on the M25 after accident on Leatherhead exit slip road

Some lanes on the M25 are currently blocked anti-clockwise near Leatherhead due to a crash. There has been a crash on the Junction 9 exit slip road which is currently partially blocking the motorway. Motorway cameras appear to show that the section of the motorway just after the Junction 9 exit slip road is currently empty. READ MORE: Concern growing for safety of missing 16-year-old Cameron Kemp, who has links to AshteadTRAVEL: UPDATE: #M25: Blocked due to an accident at the anticlockwise...

Delays on the M25 after accident on Leatherhead exit slip road

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