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Epsom's largest employer agrees multi-billion pound takeover by rival Canadian firm

April 21, 2017 - 1:52pm
Epsom’s largest employer will be subject to more than £90million of “cost synergies” after agreeing to a £2.1billion takeover by a rival Canadian engineering and construction group.
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Contoversial tower block divides residents in Purley as it is 'called in' by the Secretary of State

April 21, 2017 - 1:44pm
A controversial new tower block has divided opinion in a close-knit community.
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Firefighters evacuate street due to 'explosion fears', resident claims

April 21, 2017 - 12:42pm
Firefighters have evacuated most of a road in Addiscombe, reportedly due to fears an overheated gas cylinder might explode.
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Wildlife education centre gets royal opening after £1.1million makeover

April 21, 2017 - 11:59am
New classrooms in ancient woodland received an official royal opening yesterday, as Her Royal Highness the Countess of Wessex GCVO studied woodlice, centipedes and spiders with schoolchildren.
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First phase of Kingston Council's £30m mini-Holland scheme completed

April 21, 2017 - 11:32am
Kingston Council's £30m mini-Holland scheme will be officially opened this weekend after the first phase of the cycling programme was completed.
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Twickenham NFL games announced for 2017 season

April 21, 2017 - 11:31am
The NFL games to be played at Twickenham Stadium in the 2017 season were announced today.
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Surrey Street market re-development making 'good progress'

April 21, 2017 - 11:03am
The development of the long awaited Surrey Street market is making ‘good progress’, a councillor has said.
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Green belt land thriving in Epsom and Ewell, independent study finds

April 21, 2017 - 10:20am
The ‘treasured jewel in Epsom’s crown’ is performing well, according to an independent study assessing green belt land in the borough.
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Firefighters called to Worcester Park house after smells of gas

April 21, 2017 - 10:18am
Firefighters have been called to a house in Worcester Park to reports of smells of gas.
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General election to delay 'financial lifeline' pilot scheme, councillor fears

April 21, 2017 - 9:27am
The snap general election called by Prime Minister Theresa May this week ‘snatches away a pilot scheme’ offering Surrey a financial ‘lifeline’, opposition councillors have claimed.
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Motorcyclist airlifted to hospital after serious crash on M25 slip road at Chertsey

April 21, 2017 - 9:02am
An exit sliproad on the M25 has been closed after a serious crash.
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Warning to sat-nav junkies as drivers face tougher speeding fines from next week

April 21, 2017 - 8:47am
Drivers who rely on sat-navs are being warned to be extra careful as heavier speeding fines come into force.
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Police appeal for witnesses after teenage girl victim in hit-and-run in Wallington

April 21, 2017 - 8:00am
Police are appealing to witnesses after a 13-year-old girl was the victim of a hit and run in Wallington.
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Police issue appeal to find missing Sutton man

April 21, 2017 - 6:52am
Police have issued an appeal to find a missing man from Sutton.
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COMMENT: 'There’s no way Theresa May can lose the general election'

April 21, 2017 - 5:00am
Avid readers will be aware I normally give politics a very wide swerve.
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Bin lorry smashes into lamp post near Cheam primary school almost two weeks after waste collection truck knocked over tree

April 20, 2017 - 4:45pm
A Veolia waste collection truck has knocked over a lamp post near Cheam Fields Primary Academy almost two weeks after another lorry owned by the company brought down a tree.
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German supermarket giant submits plans for new store in Epsom

April 20, 2017 - 4:11pm
Lidl UK today confirmed it has submitted a planning application for a new store in Epsom’s Upper High Street.
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Commuter chaos: Gatwick Express route 'severely delayed'

April 20, 2017 - 3:49pm
Gatwick Express trains are severely delayed and cancelled due to a train fault today, (April 20).
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'You pay more and get less': PM slams Sutton Council’s bin collection scheme

April 20, 2017 - 3:23pm
Theresa May has hit out at Sutton Council following a chaotic start to the borough’s new bin collection programme.
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10 teenagers and 20-year-old man charged after drunken violence marred Epsom Derby

April 20, 2017 - 3:22pm
Eleven people have now been charged after a mass brawl led to a police officer’s tooth being knocked out at the Epsom Derby last June.
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