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The ‘cutest pub dog in Britain’ has been revealed and he lives in Richmond

October 20, 2017 - 4:31pm
The ‘cutest pub dog in Britain’ has been revealed and he lives in a watering hole in our very own Richmond.
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Young people of Merton praised for their amazing achievements

October 20, 2017 - 4:27pm
A total of 75 young people from schools across Merton came together to receive the prestigious Jack Petchey Foundation Achievement Awards presented at the Polka Theatre.
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Six-year-old schoolboys are chess wizards

October 20, 2017 - 4:23pm
Two promising ‘Chess Grandmasters’ from The Falcons Pre-Preparatory School for Boys in Chiswick have competed in the national Gigafinal Chess competition.
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‘He is no Conor McGregor’ – Croydon’s MMA champion wants to silence Dublin opponent

October 20, 2017 - 4:21pm
An MMA world champion from Croydon says he feels disrespected ahead of his title defence to Richard Kiely in Dublin next month.
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Drug dealer caught with £1 million stolen painting and £450,000 worth of drugs jailed

October 20, 2017 - 4:09pm
A drug dealer who was caught with a £1 million stolen painting and £450,000 worth of drugs has been jailed for eight years and eight months.
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England coach shows young stars how to be on the ball

October 20, 2017 - 3:59pm
Young AFC Wimbledon players were given motivation from one of the leading coaches in world sport Eddie Jones, who came to watch a training session on Thursday October 19th.
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Comedians help fight cancer in line-up at New Wimbledon Theatre

October 20, 2017 - 3:53pm
A night of comedy and music comes to the New Wimbledon Theatre on October 23 in aid of cancer
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Grab your wellies! Thames set to 'vanish' at Richmond for annual cleaning

October 20, 2017 - 3:46pm
Did you know that in Richmond the Thames gets ‘cleaned’ every year by volunteers?
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Westfield in Croydon? Date set for final decision on £1.4 billion shopping centre

October 20, 2017 - 3:45pm
A decision will be made next month on whether the £1.4 billion Westfield Shopping centre goes ahead or not
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England Rugby and Harlequins star motivates young girls to join in on the scrum

October 20, 2017 - 3:40pm
Harlequins and England Rugby star Leanne Riley joined pupils from across Richmond at the Switch Festival to encourage school girls to play rugby.
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Careers fair at Epsom racecourse is just the job

October 20, 2017 - 3:38pm
School-leavers facing a careers crossroads can take advantage of a fair to be held at Epsom Downs Racecourse on Wednesday November 8.
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Eight people evacuated from Croydon street after fears of explosion

October 20, 2017 - 3:35pm
Eight people were evacuated from a street in Croydon this week amid fears gas cylinders might explode after a fire broke out.
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Wandsworth prisoners could not access important healthcare, according to watchdog

October 20, 2017 - 3:12pm
Wandsworth prisoners missed ‘important health checks’ and wait more than six months for medical appointment, according to a prison watchdog.
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New street cleaning service tackles ‘years of ingrained grime and chewing gum’ in Richmond

October 20, 2017 - 3:01pm
A new street cleaning service has launched in Richmond aiming to make a “positive change” to the town centre.
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Chance to for kids to meet favourite authors at Richmond Literature Festival

October 20, 2017 - 3:01pm
Young bookworms unite! Richmond's Literature Festival 2017 is offering a whole host of activities and author meets for kids from this November 3rd.
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Croydon will have a teenage mayor by next spring

October 20, 2017 - 2:53pm
A teenage mayor in charge of volunteer groups' budgets will be in office my next spring
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Epsom bus drivers are voting on strike action this Monday

October 20, 2017 - 2:50pm
Epsom bus drivers are to vote on possible strike action which would disrupt local bus routes, including those of hospital staff.
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“It’s like chucking out time in a nightclub" - why people should beware deer in Richmond Park

October 20, 2017 - 2:45pm
Nature lovers fear Richmond Park may have to close for two months every year because of the danger posed by stags during the rutting season.
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Plans to demolish 150 year old hotel rejected

October 20, 2017 - 2:33pm
A plan to partially demolish the Queens Hotel in South Norwood and construct new buildings in its place has been rejected.
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Lord Prior visits London Cancer Hub site in Sutton

October 20, 2017 - 2:06pm
A cancer research facility in Sutton called for better transport links during a visit from the Minister of Life Sciences this week (October 17).
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