Latest News In Epsom

11th Dec 2018

Passers-by praised for rape intervention in Leatherhead as 'dangerous predator' is jailed

Passers-by who intervened as a “dangerous predator” raped a woman in Leatherhead have been praised after the attacker was jailed this week.
11th Dec 2018

Surrey County Council to move out of Kingston, new Leader reveals

Surrey County Council will be moving out of County Hall in Kingston by 2020 to restore its “emotional connection” with the area, the new Leader has revealed.
11th Dec 2018

Jess Glynne to play open air show in Esher next summer

Chart-topping pop star Jess Glynne is coming to Esher next summer, with a show at Sandown Park racecourse on August 8.
11th Dec 2018

Epsom headteacher calls for urgent changes to reduce 'dangerous' congestion around school

A headteacher in Epsom has called for urgent changes to reduce congestion around her school.
11th Dec 2018

Former Lewisham CEO set to head Kingston Council

Ian Thomas is set to become the new permanent CEO of Kingston Borough Council, taking over from Roy Thompson who has held the position since July.
11th Dec 2018

Epsom pub manager treated to dinner for working on Christmas on Day for 15 years

A public manager in Epsom has been treated to a dinner at a restaurant of her choice for herself and her family to reward her commitment to her job.
10th Dec 2018

Kingston Hospital workers to protest over ‘Dickensian’ conditions

Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust staff are set to protest next week over their ‘Dickensian working practices’, a trade union has warned.
10th Dec 2018

3-storey Lidl could be built in Park Road conservation area

A Lidl could be be built within the Park Road conservation area of Norbiton, if a planning application is given the go-ahead later this month.
10th Dec 2018

CCTV released after BMW reported stolen in Thames Ditton

Surrey Police are investigating the alleged theft of a blue BMW in broad daylight while it was parked on the Broadway in Thames Ditton.
10th Dec 2018

Kingston synagogue holds interfaith Chanukah event

A Kingston synagogue hosted members of the Christian, Muslim and humanist communities last week to mark the fifth night of Chanukah.
10th Dec 2018

Local MP visits Kingston’s delivery office to share festive greetings with staff

The MP for Kingston and Surbiton popped into Kingston’s delivery office to share his Christmas greetings with postal workers.
10th Dec 2018

Surbiton Crescent: drivers get wise to 'no entry' sign

Widely criticised traffic restrictions that made £4.5 million for Kingston Council the first year they were brought in have caught out far fewer drivers during their second 12 months of existence.