Schoolchildren to put on Easter art show

5:30am Monday 21st April 2014

Armed with pens, paints and paper, a bunch of schoolchildren are preparing to put on an Easter art show.

New finance boss at Surrey Downs Clinical Commissioning Group

This Is Local London: HIV charity Herts Aid welcomes legalisation of home testing kits

5:00am Monday 21st April 2014

A new finance boss has taken over the reins at Surrey Downs Clinical Commissioning Group.

Is it the end of the story for charitable Hampton bookshop?

This Is Local London: Writing on the wall? Support this bookshop

4:00am Monday 21st April 2014

It might be the final chapter for a Hampton book shop amid fears the store will have to close due to falling trade.

Richmond Roman Catholic church pianist going on a solo mission

This Is Local London: Maestro: Carl Bahoshy

3:00am Monday 21st April 2014

A member of a Richmond Roman Catholic church will hold a series of solo piano and organ recitals across the UK to raise money for charity.

Pizza Express launches initiative with Landmark Arts Centre

This Is Local London: An evening with: Mari Wilson

2:00am Monday 21st April 2014

Landmark Arts Centre in Teddington is launching its partnership with Pizza Express Music with An Evening with Mari Wilson.

Celebrated DJ Danny Rampling performs in Ealing

This Is Local London: Danny Rampling: celebrating Electric Music Week

8:19pm Sunday 20th April 2014

THE 10th anniversary of Electric Music Week is to be celebrated with a performance from DJ Danny Rampling.

Man punched in Dartford pizza shop during failed robbery

This Is Local London: Police incident cordons off Leigh street

5:12pm Sunday 20th April 2014

A man was treated for a facial injury after being punched in a failed robbery attempt.

Horse rescued from hedge in South Nutfield

5:00pm Sunday 20th April 2014

Reigate firefighters were joined by Surrey Fire and Rescue Service's animal rescue unit in helping a horse stuck in a hedgerow in South Nutfield.

Firefighters called to Chessington gas cylinder blaze

This Is Local London: False alarm for fire services

4:44pm Sunday 20th April 2014

Four fire crews were called to a shed fire involving a gas cylinder.

Biggin Hill Festival of Flight searching for classic car owners

This Is Local London: TRIUMPH TR5 driven by Andy Kingston of Ilminster, Austin 10 driven by Stuart Shepherd of Ilminster, and Alvis TE21 driven by Michael Holding of Goring-by-Sea, West Sussex.

4:02pm Sunday 20th April 2014

Organisers of Biggin Hill Airport’s Festival of Flight are searching for volunteers who own pre-1966 classic cars or motorcycles.

Surrey road repairs budget boosted by £3 million savings

2:00pm Sunday 20th April 2014

A budget to fix flood-damaged Surrey streets has had a £3 million boost.

Wheelchair basketball team win national title

This Is Local London: Wheelchair basketball team win national title

1:40pm Sunday 20th April 2014

A junior wheelchair basketball team were crowned national champions for the second year running after successfully defending their title.

Two crashes cause delays for Easter Dartford Crossing traffic

This Is Local London: Traffic on the M27

1:35pm Sunday 20th April 2014

There are currently delays at the Dartford Crossing following an accident.

Beckenham Concert Band to perform First World War tribute show

This Is Local London: BRIGHT FUTURE: Weymouth Concert Brass performing at the Bandstand at Dorchester Borough Gardens

1:10pm Sunday 20th April 2014

The Beckenham Concert Band will perform a concert in memory of those who lost their lives in the First World War.

Actress Jane Asher launches range in Enfield Poundland

1:00pm Sunday 20th April 2014

Baking entrepreneur, author and actress Jane Asher has launched her new bakeware range at the Poundland Store in Enfield.

Food festival to be held in Tottenham

1:00pm Sunday 20th April 2014

A group of Tottenham businesses will host a celebration of food, drink, art and music from the area.

Do you remember the old Christ Church School?

12:00pm Sunday 20th April 2014

Former pupils of a school in Barnet can join in its 170th anniversary celebrations later this year.

World War One centenary events set for Redhill's Harlequin Theatre

11:20am Sunday 20th April 2014

World War One experts will be visiting Redhill in October for two events marking the centenary of the outbreak of the Great War.

Bromley family left 'devastated' after unknown woman 'throws pet pug into car and drives off'

This Is Local London: Bromley family left 'devastated' after unknown woman 'throws pet pug into car and drives off'

10:42am Sunday 20th April 2014

A family has been left “devastated” after their pet pug was “stolen” in Bromley.

Big band to jazz up Epsom Playhouse

This Is Local London: The Big Band Show will be coming to the Epsom Playhouse for one night only

10:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

A jazz musician whose father played with Frank Sinatra will be bringing his big band’s show to town for one night only.

Penalties, deadly diseases, Jose Mourinho and James Milner: 10 reasons why England WILL win the World Cup in Brazil

This Is Local London: INJURED: Wayne Rooney

9:41am Sunday 20th April 2014

The wait is nearly over. Just over 50 days remain until the start of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Here, News Shopper brings you 10 reasons why England CAN and WILL win the World Cup.

Man injured in Gravesend flat fire

This Is Local London: A PREGNANT woman was taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation and several family pets died in a Gravesend flat fire last night.

9:25am Sunday 20th April 2014

A man was treated for smoke inhalation following a fire in an empty Gravesend flat.

Organ recital in Betchworth

9:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

Renowned organ recitalist Thomas Trotter will be visiting East Surrey next month to play the new organ at St Michael's Church in Betchworth. The performance, set for Saturday, May 31, at 4pm, follows eight years of fundraising. Tickets are priced £15. For more details and tickets call 01737 843498.

Charity boss to take on spinning challenge

8:30am Sunday 20th April 2014

The chief executive of a charity will be taking on a 12 hour spinathon.

Easter Sunday fun day in Southgate

8:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

If you’re looking for an Easter Sunday treat then head down to a fun day happening in Southgate today.

Food market hosts Easter egg hunt today

8:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

A food market in Noel Park is to host a free Easter egg hunt for the borough’s children today.

Birthday boy completes marathon for sister

This Is Local London: Nat and his sister Aimee

7:50am Sunday 20th April 2014

A loving brother dedicated his 24th birthday to running the marathon in aid of a charity that is helping fight a rare disease afflicting his sister.

East Surrey Samaritans' milestone walk at Reigate Hill

7:30am Sunday 20th April 2014

The Samaritans of East Surrey's 50th anniversary walk will take place at Reigate Hill on Sunday, May 18.

An Easter message of love and new life

This Is Local London: The Bishop of Kingston Richard Cheetham

7:30am Sunday 20th April 2014

Last week I visited a remarkable charity called Chapter 1, together with Bishop Paul Hendricks from the Roman Catholic Church.

Storage company donates Easter treats to disadvantaged children

This Is Local London: Self Storage store manager Joanne Tyler with Sonya Doherty from The Children's Society.

7:10am Sunday 20th April 2014

A self storage business has collected dozens of chocolate eggs for disadvantaged children this Easter.

Seven out of 10 happy with care at St Helier

This Is Local London: St Helier Hospital

6:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

Seven out of ten patients at St Helier Hospital are happy with the care they receive.

Kind-hearted Carshalton man's Easter egg giveaway triggers random acts of kindness all over the UK

This Is Local London: Some of the 500 eggs that have been given away around Sutton

6:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

A generous Carshalton man's plan to give away hundreds of Easter eggs is taking the nation by storm.

Premiership star Steve Sidwell visits entrepreneurial students

This Is Local London: Steve Sidwell visited Blenheim High School, in Longmead Road, Epsom

5:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

A film created by young entrepreneurs will be shown on Sky Sports after they presented it to Premiership football star Steve Sidwell.

Mum about town with Angellica Bell: My son setting the world to rights with a snail in the sun

This Is Local London: Mum about town with Angellica Bell: I've become an over-excited mother

5:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

Not only when the sun decides to put his hat on does it affect the general mood and clothing attire of the nation, but it also means there is more scope for activities when you have children. Now I’m not just talking about trips to the beach or even the zoo, but simply hanging out in the garden.

Unsung hero: Rotary member doing his bit against worldwide disease

This Is Local London: Unsung hero: Rotary member doing his bit against worldwide disease

5:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

A long-serving Kingston Rotary club member is this week’s Unsung Hero.

Legendary Les Dennis talks theatre and 'uh-uh' ahead of Richmond Theatre appearance

This Is Local London: Les is more: It's not just gameshows for this star

3:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

Les Dennis admits some people can be surprised when they realise he can act as well as present game shows.

Items unearthed at Turner's house on display at Twickenham Museum

This Is Local London: Event: JMW Turner's home

3:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

Twickenham Museum is showcasing items found by students from Orleans Park School during a dig at Sandycombe Lodge, the country home of acclaimed landscape artist JMW Turner.

Youngsters are off to the races for bet365 Jump Finale

This Is Local London: Raceday: The winners' enclosure Credit: Louise Pollard

3:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

Sandown Park racecourse in Esher will host a Kids Love the Races roadshow alongside the bet365 Jump Finale at the weekend.

Statue theft leaves reverend agog

This Is Local London: Unimpressed: The Reverand Chris Scott beside a post that a statue was stolen from on Saturday

2:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

A reverend has been left dumbfounded after a statue donated by a church-goer was swiped from outside the chapel.

Resurfacing works scheduled for A20 in Kent

This Is Local London: Roadworks are due to start on Monday

11:43am Sunday 20th April 2014

Resurfacing works will take place next week on the A20 in Kent.

Man in court over gun charges

This Is Local London: Balmoral Road in Leyton where the weapons were seized

7:18pm Saturday 19th April 2014

Gardener held in custody after court appearance.

New phase of Acton Gardens development launched

This Is Local London: Artist's impression of Liberty Quarter, South Acton

6:27pm Saturday 19th April 2014

THE second phase of Acton Gardens, the regeneration of the South Acton estate by Countryside and L&Q, is underway.

FIVE FOR A FIVER: Where to go in and around Hillingdon this coming week for £5 or less

This Is Local London: Marking a century since the start of World War One at Harefield Library

5:48pm Saturday 19th April 2014

ONCE you’ve eaten your weight in chocolate, make some plans for the week ahead. Here are my top five suggested items in the borough for under £5.

Serious accident in Swanley sees A20 slip road closed

This Is Local London: Police were called to a crash near Holme Lacy.

5:12pm Saturday 19th April 2014

Th exit slip road on the A20 eastbound at Swanley has been closed due to a serious accident on the M20/M25 at junction 3 .

Horley North West police panel's next meeting

4:00pm Saturday 19th April 2014

Horley North West neighbourhood police panel will hold its next meeting looking at residents' concerns and issues and policing priorities, at St Wilfrid's Church Hall in Horley Row, Horley, on Thursday, May 1, at 7pm.

Bromley couple use 13-year-old boy to help them burgle dozens of homes across London and Kent

This Is Local London: Bromley couple use 13-year-old boy to help them burgle dozens of homes across London and Kent

3:53pm Saturday 19th April 2014

A couple from Bromley have been jailed for a series of distraction burglaries committed across London, Kent and Surrey.

Redhill talk on teaching embroidery in a Bangladesh orphanage

2:40pm Saturday 19th April 2014

East Surrey Embroiderers Guild will hear a talk about teaching embroidery in a Bangladesh orphanage, entitled 'Threading dreams,' at its meeting at Holy Trinity Church, Redhill, on Tuesday, June 10, at 8pm. Doors will open at 7.30pm.

Government minister joins in Bangladesh Independence day celebrations

This Is Local London: Parliamentary candidate for Harrow West Hannah David

1:00pm Saturday 19th April 2014

A government minister joined annual celebrations for of Bangladesh Independence day.

Tributes pour in for 'inspirational' topless Petts Wood 'Running Man' who has died

This Is Local London: Tributes pour in following death of 'inspirational' topless Petts Wood 'Running Man'

1:04pm Saturday 19th April 2014

A much loved Petts Wood pensioner famed for his daily topless runs through Petts Wood and Orpington has passed away.

VOTE NOW: Dartford searches for sexiest spectacle wearer

This Is Local London: SPECS APPEAL: A pair of glasses from loudspecs.com.

12:30pm Saturday 19th April 2014

Girls Aloud singer Kimberley Walsh has teamed up with Specsavers in Dartford to find a spec-wearer with Something Kinda Oooh.



Fix My Street

Pot hole, 17th April (link)

Fix My Street 1:48pm Thu 17 Apr 14

Large potholes Shalston Villas/Ewell Road Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing…

Sign facing wrong way, 15th April (link)

Fix My Street 7:27pm Tue 15 Apr 14

The blue sign outside 9 Elm Road was facing the wrong way this afternoon. Last year it was right, as shown in…

2 holes on the road creating more noise from cars passing by, 11th April (link)

Fix My Street 11:00am Fri 11 Apr 14

2 holes on st Margarets road (1m apart), especially around number 67 and 65 creating more noise coming form the road…

Surface around gully in London Road westbound is broken up, 6th April (link)

Fix My Street 3:28pm Sun 6 Apr 14

On the A308 London Road junction west of the junction with Cambridge Road the area around the gully grating has broken…

Traffic signal not working, 4th April (link)

Fix My Street 2:50pm Fri 4 Apr 14

A240 Penrhyn Road near Kingston College the northbound traffic signal at the Toucan crossing is not working. It hasn't…

Matic wants to take back control (link)

This is Local London 1:58pm Sun 20 Apr 14

Chelsea must wrestle back control of their season in Tuesday's Champions League semi-final at Atletico Madrid,…

Mourinho makes official point (link)

This is Local London 7:59am Sun 20 Apr 14

Jose Mourinho oozed irony as he hailed referee Mike Dean and referees' boss Mike Riley for "unbelievable"…

Leyton Orient v Wolves preview (link)

This is Local London 11:50am Sun 20 Apr 14

Leyton Orient can help delay Wolves' hopes of clinching the League 1 title tomorrow when they host them in the sold…

Eriksen stars as Spurs sink Fulham (link)

This is Local London 3:08pm Sat 19 Apr 14

Christian Eriksen was again the architect as Tottenham halted embattled Fulham's Barclays Premier League resurgence…

Sunderland end Mourinho record (link)

This is Local London 7:55pm Sat 19 Apr 14

Blunders from veteran goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer and full-back Cesar Azpilicueta allowed Sunderland to inflict Jose…

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