Latest News In Kingston

2nd Dec 2019

Misery for SWR passengers as union starts 27-day strike in train guards row

Hundreds of thousands of rail passengers faced travel misery on Monday at the start of a series of strikes in the long-running dispute over guards on trains.
2nd Dec 2019

Closure Order issued after Walton home linked to County Lines drug supply

A Walton home has been served a Full Closure Order after continued anti-social behaviour.
2nd Dec 2019

Kingston councillors say developers should be held to account on their carbon contribution

Developers should be held to account on their carbon contribution and not be given “a get out of jail free card” through a carbon offset fund, according to some Kingston councillors.
2nd Dec 2019

Epsom man who stole hundreds of pounds worth of handbags given suspended sentence

An Epsom man who stole hundreds of pounds worth of handbags from an Epsom department store, breached the conditions of his Criminal Behaviour Order and then assaulted custody staff has appeared in court.
2nd Dec 2019

Vigil to be held to remember the victims in the London Bridge terror attack

Met Police have announced that there will be a vigil held today at 11am to pay tribute to the victims of the London Bridge terror attack.
1st Dec 2019

Here's how you can plan your journey ahead of the SWR strike action

Passengers travelling on the South Western Railway (SWR) service are being advised to check the new timetables ahead of the industrial strike action.
30th Nov 2019

Rail fares to be hiked up by 2.7 per cent in the New Year

Passengers across the UK are being advised to expect to see an increase in rail fares from as early as January 2nd.
30th Nov 2019

Police reveal identity of man shot dead in London Bridge terror attack

The Met Police has identified the man who is alleged to have carried out Friday's terror attack at London Bridge.
29th Nov 2019

Two killed in London Bridge stabbing and terror suspect shot dead

Two members of the public were killed in a terror attack in central London, with the suspect shot dead by armed police on London Bridge, Met Police have said.
29th Nov 2019

Esher and Walton General Election 2019 — Peter Ashurst

Peter Ashurst is the Labour Party candidate for the Esher and Walton seat at the upcoming General Election 2019 on December 12.
29th Nov 2019

Major police response to 'stabbing' at London Bridge amid reported gunshots

Several people have been hurt and footage online appears to show a man being shot by police amid a major police incident at London Bridge.
29th Nov 2019

NSPCC calls on establishment to act after Epsom upskirting case

The NSPCC have called on the government and influential companies to act after a man was jailed for upskirting offences in Epsom recently.