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200 drivers a day caught using mobile phones in weeks after crackdown
Mon, 29 May 2017 16:26:05 +0100
More than 200 drivers a day were caught using their mobile phones illegally in the wake of a major crackdown on the practice.
Six members of organised criminal network jailed
Mon, 29 May 2017 12:22:47 +0100
Six men have been jailed following a long-term operation into an organised criminal network who supplied weapons and drugs.
Labour official suspended after Manchester attack comments
Fri, 26 May 2017 17:01:38 +0100
The Esher and Walton Labour Party has suspended its vice chairman after a comment on his Facebook page suggested the government would ‘blow up their own people’ in the wake of the Manchester terror attack.
Neighbours are fuming that police 'ignored' their 999 call when 'robbers threatened them with a power tool' at 2am
Fri, 26 May 2017 16:26:43 +0100
Surrey Police has apologised after failing to respond to a 999 call reporting an armed robbery at 2am in Worcester Park.
County council restricts spending on street lighting, grit bins and highway schemes under controversial new rule change
Fri, 26 May 2017 15:53:37 +0100
New rules prevent councillors from spending money allocated to them by the council on street lighting, grit bins and highway schemes, despite concerns raised by opposition members.
Weather warning blow to bank holiday weekend plans
Fri, 26 May 2017 15:27:22 +0100
Just when you thought it was safe to get back into shorts following a week of glorious sunshine and temperatures in the high 20s, the Met Office has put out a yellow weather warning.
Surrey’s streetlights could be turned back on but district and borough councils would have to pay for it
Fri, 26 May 2017 12:19:30 +0100
Surrey’s streetlights could soon be turned back on between midnight and 5am, but district and borough councils would have to specifically request this and then pay the county council to do so.
Here's how to get a free ride on the Tube next week
Fri, 26 May 2017 11:34:33 +0100
Anyone travelling though Oxford Circus Tube station next week can get a free journey- and a limited edition drink.
Long delays on M25 as overturned lorry near Westerham blocks 3 lanes
Fri, 26 May 2017 07:28:57 +0100
An overturned lorry near Westerham is causing long delays on the M25.
NHS could stop diagnosing child autism in south west London
Wed, 24 May 2017 15:21:46 +0100
Children may no longer be able to get NHS referrals for assessment and diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in South West London.