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Croydon High Street will close to all traffic for a year

Streatham Guardian - October 12, 2017 - 8:59am
Buses, cars, taxis and all other traffic won't be going down Croydon High Street any time soon.
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Heating grants of up to £6,000 on offer as campaign aims to keep residents warm this winter

Streatham Guardian - October 12, 2017 - 8:37am
Richmond Council will be offering heating grants of up to £6,000 as it encourages residents to ‘WRAP up warm’ this winter.
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Purley school opens new buildings

Streatham Guardian - October 12, 2017 - 8:36am
A school in Purley has continued to grow after it officially opened its new buildings.
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18-year-old Wallington apprentice shortlisted for national award

Streatham Guardian - October 12, 2017 - 8:27am
An 18-year-old man from Wallington has been shortlisted for the National Apprentice Technician of the Year Award.
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Chance for Croydon artists to shine during dance festival

Streatham Guardian - October 12, 2017 - 8:22am
Artists around town will have a chance to shine during a dance festival on October 14.
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This Battersea student has been awarded a prestigious £1,000 bursary

Streatham Guardian - October 12, 2017 - 8:14am
A Battersea student is one of 29 undergraduates who has been awarded a bursary from the Royal Television Society.
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Kurdish teen told to 'go back to your country' before being brutally assaulted in Croydon, court hears

Streatham Guardian - October 12, 2017 - 6:44am
A Kurdish teenager was told to “go back to your country” before being chased down by more than a dozen people and brutally assaulted in Croydon, a court has heard.
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Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after 16-year-old stabbed in Addiscombe

Streatham Guardian - October 12, 2017 - 6:30am
A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a 16-year-old was stabbed in Addiscombe.
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Writing Cynthia Payne's biography – archive, 1982 - The Guardian

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Writing Cynthia Payne's biography – archive, 1982
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Four years ago Cynthia Payne was sentenced to 18 months' imprisonment for keeping a disorderly house. Madam Sin of Streatham gave the popular newspapers everything they had ever wished for – kinky sex, anonymous Top People, a police raid and, the ...

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Woman 'outraged' after Bupa revoke travel insurance because of bipolar disorder

Streatham Guardian - October 11, 2017 - 4:37pm
A woman is furious with health insurance company Bupa after it revoked her travel insurance because she has bipolar disorder.
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KFC restaurant told it needs major improvement after food hygiene inspectors find 'very poor level of cleanliness'

Streatham Guardian - October 11, 2017 - 4:29pm
A KFC restaurant in New Malden has been told it needs major improvement to its food hygiene after an inspector found dirty utensils, an odour and a “very poor level of cleanliness”.
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Kinks, Beatles and Bowie fans rejoice - rock n roll sees a revival in Richmond this autumn

Streatham Guardian - October 11, 2017 - 4:17pm
Fans of sixties rock and roll giants The Beatles and The Kinks are in for a treat this autumn.
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Company named and shamed for "despicable" treatment of elderly customer

Streatham Guardian - October 11, 2017 - 4:02pm
Croydon Council’s trading standards team has issued a warning to homeowners after a landscaping company allegedly took £2,000 from elderly woman then demanded £5,800 more - after she asked it to jet wash her patio.
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Woman gets life-changing surgery after 30 years of constant pain

Streatham Guardian - October 11, 2017 - 3:32pm
A woman who has suffered physical and psychological pain for 30 years has been saved from any more harm.
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Chessington World of Adventures introduces 'fright restrictions' for Halloween

Streatham Guardian - October 11, 2017 - 2:40pm
Only the bravest thrill-seekers will be allowed into Chessington World of Adventures’ scary new attraction, Creepy Caves Unearthed.
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Night time crime up 40 per cent in Epsom since lights were switched off

Streatham Guardian - October 11, 2017 - 2:06pm
Night time crime has gone up by 40 per cent in Epsom and Ewell since the streetlights were turned off in February.
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'Spray paint it green and use it again' - this tatty tree has been spotted outside Kew Gardens 10 months after Christmas

Streatham Guardian - October 11, 2017 - 1:41pm
A tatty old Christmas tree was spotted outside a multi-million pound property near Britain's most famous gardens.
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Women of different faiths unite for international peace day

Streatham Guardian - October 11, 2017 - 1:24pm
In celebration of International Peace day, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Women’s association, Raynes Park Branch, held an interfaith event attended by Deputy Mayor of Merton Judy Saunders.
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Poetry awards for young laureates

Streatham Guardian - October 11, 2017 - 1:00pm
Pupils from Falcons Preparatory School for Boys in Richmond have triumphed in a highly competitive poetry competition.
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Richmond schools' new chief executive hails rapid improvement

Streatham Guardian - October 11, 2017 - 12:40pm
The new head of a Trust in charge of two previously underperforming schools has hailed their rapid improvement.
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