Latest News In Sutton

16th Jul 2019

Murray Park in Whitton receives a Green Flag award

A park located within the Richmond Borough has been praised and awarded for its high level of maintenance and upkeep standards.
16th Jul 2019

Shisha bar in Tooting shut down for flouting smoking laws

A shisha bar in Tooting has been shut down for flouting anti-smoking laws.
16th Jul 2019

More than 30 firefighters tackle Norbury blaze

Six fire engines and around 40 firefighters were called to a fire at a house on Norbury Court Road this afternoon.
16th Jul 2019

Surrey Police employ dog unit to catch 'clandestine migrants' spotted leaving lorry in Chertsey

Surrey Police are hunting a group of migrants who were seen leaving a lorry in Chertsey this afternoon (July 16).
16th Jul 2019

Extra stop and search powers granted to police in seven Merton wards to 'prevent serious violence'

Police have been granted the power to stop and search anyone they please throughout a large portion of Merton.
16th Jul 2019

Three parks and Epsom common retain Green Flag Awards to rank among Britain's best

Four green spaces in Epsom have been named among Britain's best in the prestigious Green Flag Award scheme.
16th Jul 2019

Drivers caught speeding near Croydon schools avoid fines by talking to children

Dangerous drivers caught speeding near Croydon schools can avoid fines and penalty points by instead speaking to children about road safety.
16th Jul 2019

Special operation at Heathrow aims to help prevent forced marriages

A special operation has been taking place at Heathrow Airport today, in a bid to try and raise awareness and prevent forced weddings.
16th Jul 2019

'Bad day for local democracy' - Sadiq Khan to have final say on controversial application

A senior Wandsworth councillor has warned that Mayor Sadiq Khan risks “riding roughshod over local democracy and local interests” if he overturns a decision by the council’s planning committee.
16th Jul 2019

Sutton care home failed to protect adults with learning disabilities

Systems were not in place to protect adults with learning disabilities from abuse at a care home in Sutton.
16th Jul 2019

Walton's Thames Valley Skiff Club celebrate start of punt racing season with wins

The punt regatta season opened on the Thames over the weekend, with a Walton-based club claiming three victories.
16th Jul 2019

Families left high and dry after council fails to open Wimbledon Park paddling pool on time

Criticism has been laid on the council for failing to have a paddling pool open a month after its due date.