Dog control orders in Merton parks could be imposed by the end of the year

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6:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Dog walkers could be limited to exercising only four mutts each in large parks as Merton Council moves to crack down on out of control canines.

Wimbledon teenager among those to receive Mayor of London awards for dedication

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5:51pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Mayor of London Boris Johnson dished out awards at the event in City Hall.

Hundreds enjoy fresh fruit and entertainment at fourth annual Fruit Day

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5:30pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Organisers ran out of apples despite making 50 litres of fresh juice.

Do you need any inspiration this Mitzvah Day?

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5:10pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

With a range of challenges to choose from, there is no excuse not to get involved in this year’s Mitzvah Day.

Woman in need of medication missing from Epsom

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5:11pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A "vulnerable" woman who may be in need of medication has gone missing.

Cycling superhighway scrapped

This Is Local London: A row of bicycles

5:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A cycling superhighway has been scrapped.

MP Paul Burstow's dog to compete in Westminster Dog of the Year

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4:44pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Paul Burstow MP is bracing himself for one of the biggest paw-litical battles of his career, with his dog Indy set to take part in the Westminster Dog of the Year competition.

'Ghastly, overbearing eyesore' - anger as new houses built inches away from maisonettes

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3:30pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Neighbours claim they are facing “gloom and despondency” after a new estate was given planning permission – just inches from their kitchen and bedroom windows.

Competition winner receives prize hamper

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3:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A hamper full of prizes was presented to the winner of a summer competition.

PICTURES: Crowds enjoy glorious sunshine at Nonsuch Park’s awareness day

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1:55pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

More than a thousand families, dog walkers and cyclists turned out for Nonsuch Park’s popular awareness day on Sunday.

Male cyclist hit by car in London Road, Tooting

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2:01pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A cyclist has been hit by a car near Tooting Station.

Twirling at tea dance

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1:30pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

People strapped on their dancing shoes and jived to the music at a tea dance.

Jewellery stolen during burglary

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12:50pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Jewellery with “great sentimental value” was stolen during a burglary.

Mother-of-two with leukaemia appeals for help in desperate bid for donor match

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12:50pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Nikki Braterman is appealing to the Anglo-Burmese and south Asian communities to help her before it is too late.

MP visits care centre

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11:50am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

An MP went away "inspired" by a visit to a care centre.

Anti-terror police arrest man in north west London

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11:42am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A 37-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of making improvised explosive devices in Iraq in 2007.

Almost 1,500 Chessington residents left without power

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11:20am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

One Facebook user reported the blackout stretching “as far as the eye can see”.

Reduction in waste and lorries as new incinerator plans approved

This Is Local London: The planned incinerator

11:26am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

The mountain of waste which could be treated annually at the controversial Beddington incinerator has been slashed by 200,000 tonnes.

Mother drops eight clothes sizes in two years with weight loss programme

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11:10am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A mother embarrassed by her size in photographs of her 40th birthday celebrations dropped eight clothes sizes.

Woman who died at Wimbledon station was Croydon teenager

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10:40am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

The 18-year-old's death is not being treated as suspicious, police said.

Police release CCTV image of man wanted in connection with two burglaries

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9:53am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they are searching for after two night time burglaries left residents in a "state of fear".

First aid course to start

This Is Local London: Warning sign: A first aid cross. Photo PA Photo/JupiterImages Corporation.

9:29am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

First aid training classes are on offer.

Woman died after allegedly jumping in front of train last night

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9:20am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Firefighters and police officers were called to Wimbledon station.

Donate food to harvest festival

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8:57am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Shoppers are urged to donate food and toiletries to charity as part of a harvest festival.

Warring motorists chase through Kingston before getting out to brawl with glass bottles

This Is Local London: Motorcyclist killed in crash

6:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Warring motorists fought each other with glass bottles in broad daylight in front of shocked passers by.

Can you help reunite these lost pets with their owners?

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5:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Three lovable pets are without their owners, and a New Malden veterinary practice is appealing for information to help get them back to their homes.

Cash grant to help children get into sport

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5:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A scheme to help children and teenagers get fit has received a £194,000 grant.

Police release e-fit following burglary

This Is Local London:

5:37pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Burglars posing as police officers handcuffed a woman and threatened her with a knife.

Peace celebration 'livened up' area

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5:30pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A peace celebration “livened up” a high street as hundreds gathered for the annual event.

Former teacher to stand trial on charges of making paedophilic photographs

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5:33pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A teacher who used to work at Chancellor George Osborne's former school is to stand trial for making indecent photographs of children.

Charity shop opens

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4:50pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A new charity shop hopes to offer a “route back into society” for homeless people.

Cancer pop-up shop to open

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3:40pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A pop-up shop will offer advice and support about cancer.

Huge reward offered for tiny stolen tortoise called Winston

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3:30pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A "huge" reward is being offered for the return of a very small tortoise called Winston stolen from a community fun day on Sunday.

Burglar traced through stolen mobile phone

This Is Local London:

2:12pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A burglar was arrested after making phone calls from a stolen mobile phone.

Knifeman threatens shopkeeper and residents during series of confrontations

This Is Local London: Motorcyclist killed in crash

2:10pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A knife-wielding thug threatened members of the public and a shopkeeper in Kingston at the weekend.

Landlord will not appeal rejected flat bid for much-loved coffee shop

This Is Local London:

2:11pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Plans were turned down earlier this month to turn the Coffee Cup into a flat.

Merton Art Society celebrates 50th anniversary with exhibition

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1:47pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Amateur and professional artists exhibited their work last week at a special exhibition to mark the 50th anniversary of Merton Art Society.

Visitors take a sneak peak into historic cricket pavilion as iconic buildings open around London

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1:32pm Monday 22nd September 2014

As some of London's most exciting buildings kept under lock and key opened to the public last weekend, cricket and heritage enthusiasts flocked to Mitcham for a tour of its historic Cricket Pavilion.

Persian night brings in hundreds

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1:25pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Refugees who fled a war-torn Iran were invited to a multicultural evening of music, food and dancing.

Fire chief urges people to plan escape route

This Is Local London: Inferno: smoke clouds were soon for miles as a massive fire tore through a construction site off Aerodrome Road, Colindale, on Wednesday PHOTO: JOHN MACDONALD-FULTON

12:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A senior firefighter has urged people living in high-rise buildings to make sure they have a fire escape plan.

Householders force burglars armed with silver handguns out of their home

This Is Local London:

11:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

Home-owners have bravery fought off burglars carrying hand guns who had broken into their house.

Man killed by train near Carshalton Railway Station

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11:31am Monday 22nd September 2014

A person has been hit and killed by a train near Carshalton Railway Station, Southern trains has confirmed.

Blind veteran urges others to get help

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11:10am Monday 22nd September 2014

A veteran who is blind in one eye is urging others to get their eyes tested and seek help before it is too late.

Chessington World of Adventures visitors told to delete photos of broken down ride

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10:50am Monday 22nd September 2014

The Dragon Fury roller coaster ride ground to a halt for an hour on Sunday, September 21.

Ebola is real: 'I had to leave, but others had no such option'

This Is Local London:

10:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

As the Ebola epidemic continues to spread in Africa, a volunteer told his story to the Times Series.

Sports club receives £25k grant

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9:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

New changing rooms are on the way for a sports club after it received a £25,000 grant.

College courses for disabled people

This Is Local London:

9:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

A college for people with learning disabilities has launched a new range of courses for adults.

New windows and doors approved for 22 Sutton Housing Partnership homes

This Is Local London: SUTT YELL Council kickstart walking campaign

6:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

New replacement windows and doors for 22 sites managed by Sutton Housing Partnership have been agreed.

Candidates announced for Kingston Council byelection

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5:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

The byelection will take place on October 16.

Student wins art competition

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5:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

A teenager will see her logo put to use by police after she won an art competition.



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