Latest Streatham News

Leatherhead based wildlife charity asks public to sponsor a hoglet this Christmas

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 21:02

Wildlife rescuers are imploring the public to sponsor a Christmas hoglet to help save the species from decline.

What happens when a parent's worst nightmare comes true?

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 21:02

Becoming parents can be a dream come true for parents, but what happens when that dream turns into a nightmare?

Championship club London Welsh will go out of business next week

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 18:01

London Welsh Rugby Football Club has confirmed it will seek voluntary liquidation because of an “unsustainable” financial situation.

Rugby club London Welsh will go out of business next week

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 21:02

London Welsh Rugby Football Club has confirmed it will seek voluntary liquidation because of an “unsustainable” financial situation.

Would-be Richmond Park Green candidate says decision to stand aside was decisive factor in byelection

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 18:01

The would-be Richmond Park Green party candidate has said the decision to stand aside may have been the decisive factor in ensuring a Liberal Democrat victory last week.

Council proposes £15m investment to tackle homelessness

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 21:02

Croydon Council is set to pump millions into households at risk of homelessness to get private rented properties.

How to get 18 days off work next year - but only book 9 days' holiday

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 18:01

Crafty employees can bag themselves more than a fortnight off work next year by using only nine days holiday.

Relationship between Viridor and Sutton Lib Dems questioned again after councillor appointed to waste giant’s charity arm

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 18:01

Questions over the relationship between incinerator behemoth Viridor and Sutton Liberal Democrats erupted again after a local party member was appointed on to the waste giant’s charity arm to dish out about £1m for community projects.

Transport secretary faces calls for resignation from his own party

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 18:01

Transport secretary Chris Grayling is facing calls from his own party to stand down after he was accused of putting “party politics” ahead of improving services to passengers.

'Diabolical' traffic-calming scheme in Surbiton has made £500k in fines in just one week

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 18:01

Outraged residents have slammed Kingston Council for a “diabolical” traffic restriction scheme in Surbiton after it was revealed it had made more than £500,000 in fines in just one week.