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Campaigners rallying to "save our NHS" coming to Epsom

Sutton Guardian: Visitors to Epsom Hospital witnessed an operation taking place through a window

6:00am Wednesday 25th February 2015

Members of the campaigning group 38 Degrees will be coming together across town centres on Saturday.

Vicious father-and-son thieves ordered to pay back £45k they stole in cash-in-transit robbery

Sutton Guardian: Terrance Clark, 50

3:42pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

Terrance and Lewis Clark were jailed last year after standing trial at Guildford Crown Court.

Man arrested after baseball bat attack last night

Sutton Guardian:

12:33pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

The man in his 20s is currently in police custody.

Britain's biggest charity book fair raises record-breaking £30,000

Sutton Guardian:

12:29pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

The Epsom Book Fair is now in its 14th year and has become a huge event for bookworms over the years.

Beauty contest hopeful aims to win crown to inspire other young people who have grown up in care

Sutton Guardian:

4:24pm Monday 23rd February 2015

Tyanna Shama is one of 10 finalists in the Miss Surrey 2015 competition.

Woman left on end-of-life care after being placed in failing nursing home dies

Sutton Guardian:

4:30pm Monday 23rd February 2015

Edna Slann, 89, died last Monday after her health deteriorated following her time in Grantley Court Nursing Home in Sutton.

Method acting gone mad? Actress hospitalised with "broken heart" after filming 10-hour deathbed scene

Sutton Guardian:

3:50pm Monday 23rd February 2015

Elaine Rhoades was performing the scene for boxing film C.O.O.L.I.O which is to be released in the summer and also stars boxing promoter Kellie Maloney.

CCTV images released of trio wanted for questioning after broken jaw attack on teenager

Sutton Guardian:

11:06am Monday 23rd February 2015

The assault happened in Rosebery Park, in Epsom, last November.

Jaguar driver who hit schoolgirl and left her needing metal pins in her ankle contacts police

Sutton Guardian:

2:20pm Friday 20th February 2015

A 12-year-old girl was it by a woman in a silver Jaguar on Monday, February 9, on Longmead Road, Epsom.

Roads still closed as firefighters demolish fire-ravaged building - suspect released on bail

Sutton Guardian:

10:40am Friday 20th February 2015

A neighbour said she had recently seen people going in and out of the empty Acer House in Epsom, a former centre for people with mental health problems and drug and alcohol problems.

Dedicated fundraiser to cycle 300 miles from London to Paris for fight against heart disease

Sutton Guardian:

4:50pm Thursday 19th February 2015

Shaun Young will be cycling from London to Paris in April to raise money for the British Heart Foundation.

'New polling station needed in west Epsom'

Sutton Guardian:

4:41pm Thursday 19th February 2015

The residents of the new developments in the west of the borough need a new polling station, it has been claimed.

Charity shop which has been "like a community centre" for nearly 30 years to close next week after landlord puts rent up

Sutton Guardian:

5:00am Friday 20th February 2015

Oxfam, in Ewell Village High Street, will shut next Saturday, February 28.

UPDATE: Epsom fire: "I have never seen fire ravage anything so quickly"

Sutton Guardian:

6:32am Thursday 19th February 2015

Update: 11.30am: A 54-year-old 'local man' has been arrested on suspicion of causing the fire at Acer House, East Street, Epsom, just after 2am.

Council tax to rise but no cuts to services in the next year

Sutton Guardian:

5:00am Thursday 19th February 2015

Epsom Council will increase council tax by 1.97 per cent but cut no services in 2015 to 2016.

Police issue appeal after schoolgirl is hit by woman in silver car

Sutton Guardian:

1:58pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

The 12-year-old was hit on Longmead Road, Epsom, on Monday, February 9, at 3.10pm.

Daughter of woman placed in failing nursing home launches petition for judge-led inquiry into care homes crisis

Sutton Guardian:

10:00am Wednesday 18th February 2015

Linda Cackett whose mother was in Grantley Court Nursing Home has launched the e-petition for an independent review into the care homes crisis.

UKIP candidate told to pack up election stall from outside bank after 'land dispute'

Sutton Guardian:

12:00pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

Robert Leach was told to move his general election stall from outside the Metro Bank in Epsom High Street on Saturday.

Parties setting up general election stalls of no "value to the community", according to council

Sutton Guardian:

5:00am Wednesday 18th February 2015

Political parties have been banned from setting up election stalls in Epsom's marketplace.

Police appeal launched after Valentine's Day suspected arson attack

Sutton Guardian: Surrey Police are appealing for information about the incident on Kiln Lane, Epsom

3:30pm Tuesday 17th February 2015

Police were called to East Street, Epsom, at 3.20pm, on Saturday, February 14.

Woman who hit schoolgirl was driving silver Jaguar - eyewitness

Sutton Guardian:

1:31pm Tuesday 17th February 2015

A 12-year-old schoolgirl was hit on Longmead Road, Epsom, on February 9.

Derby start time to be pushed back to boost television ratings

Sutton Guardian:

10:10am Tuesday 17th February 2015

The world famous Derby will be held at 4.30pm this year.

Teenager arrested after William Hill bookmakers robbery last week

Sutton Guardian:

9:56am Tuesday 17th February 2015

The robbery happened last Wednesday in Waterloo Road, Epsom.

Human rights groups slam new fingerprint and ID scanning scheme for getting into pubs and clubs

Sutton Guardian:

5:32pm Monday 16th February 2015

A new trial scheme will be asking those on a night-out to give fingerprints and personal details to gain entry in Epsom's pubs and clubs.

Schoolgirl left needing metal pins in her ankle after being hit by mystery driver

Sutton Guardian:

3:49pm Monday 16th February 2015

The 12-year-old was hit by a woman in a silver car on Longmead Road, Epsom, last Monday.

Chris Grayling insists he repaid London flat profit following expenses scandal

Sutton Guardian:

12:04pm Monday 16th February 2015

Chris Grayling told the Epsom Guardian he is not willing to "reopen discussions" on the expenses scandal six years on.

UPDATE: Man in 50s arrested for arson after Valentine's Day rubbish fire

Sutton Guardian:

9:58am Monday 16th February 2015

Three fire engines were called to Acer House, in East Street, on Valentine's Day.

"This place is going to kill me": Care watchdog publishes shocking report on nursing home which was shut down suddenly last year

Sutton Guardian:

3:55pm Friday 13th February 2015

The report on Merok Park Nursing Home, in Banstead, reveals staff without criminal records checks and residents washed with cold water.

Commemoration held for Polish servicemen who fought in World War Two and are buried in abandoned cemetery

Sutton Guardian:

11:50am Friday 13th February 2015

Epsom councillor Sheila Carlson led tributes to 34 Polish servicemen who fought in World War Two and are buried in Horton Cemetery.

Epsom set to win £3m Government funding for town centre improvements

Sutton Guardian:

5:00am Friday 13th February 2015

The money would be used for major road improvements including making South Street two-way.

Surrey Downs GPs apply to NHS for joint primary care commissioning powers

Sutton Guardian:

5:00am Thursday 12th February 2015

The majority of GP practices within the Surrey Downs CCG area have voted for joint commissioning powers for primary care with the NHS.

William Hill bookmakers robbed this afternoon - police release CCTV image of suspect

Sutton Guardian:

4:51pm Wednesday 11th February 2015

A man robbed the William Hill bookmakers of cash in Epsom town centre.

Sex assault update: 'Ipod jogger' who molested woman last week linked to previous attack

Sutton Guardian:

3:11pm Wednesday 11th February 2015

A woman was sexually assaulted by a man while walking in Ewell last Thursday.

New volunteer taskforce to be set up to visit care homes and improve care

Sutton Guardian:

2:23pm Tuesday 10th February 2015

Surrey Downs Clinical Commissioning Group hope the move will improve the safety and quality of care at care homes.

First new building society in 30 years helping "boomerang" generation get on property ladder

Sutton Guardian:

6:00am Tuesday 10th February 2015

The Family Building Society is based in Church Street, Epsom.

Bookworms attempt to set new Guinness World Record

Sutton Guardian:

1:20pm Monday 9th February 2015

Young bookworms attempted to set a new world record on Friday when they brought in books to swap with each other.

Mental hospital locks nurses' aprons away after death of depressed grandmother outside 'safe room'

Sutton Guardian:

1:11pm Monday 9th February 2015

Valerie Bertram killed herself at The Meadows West Park Hospital in 2013.

Students grill Epsom and Ewell MP candidates on gay marriage, human rights and safe seats

Sutton Guardian:

5:51pm Friday 6th February 2015

Students from Epsom and Ewell questioned the five candidates on issues including gay marriage, human rights, the economy and safe seats.

Council urging people to complete survey on future housing needs

Sutton Guardian: Epsom Council is looking for views on its new community infrastructure levy scheme

5:00am Monday 9th February 2015

The council is asking for residents of all ages to complete a survey about the homes they see themselves living in as they get older.

Only Fools and Horses star John Challis brings tales of Boycie to Epsom

Sutton Guardian: What's On module top link image

5:00am Sunday 8th February 2015

John Challis will be bringing his one-man show, Only Fools and Boycie, to the Epsom Playhouse.

Sex attack alert: Police hunting 'iPod wearing jogger' linked to sexual assaults on women

Sutton Guardian:

12:30pm Friday 6th February 2015

Police are hunting a man who sexually assaulted a young woman last night.

Stolen Range Rover found stuffed into container on ship destined for Kenya

Sutton Guardian:

11:17am Friday 6th February 2015

The discovery was made as part of a drive by police to tackle keyless car theft.

Students treat children with special needs to reunion tea party

Sutton Guardian:

4:26pm Thursday 5th February 2015

Students from St John's School, Leatherhead, organised the event following its Community Holiday week last year.

"We need to have a frank debate about the cost of rising prison population", says chief prison inspector

Sutton Guardian:

6:00am Friday 6th February 2015

Exclusive: Nick Hardwick talks to us about the pressures the prison system has been under in the last year and questions which need to be asked about the future of the service.

Council worker who died of asbestos-related cancer was exposed to substance but it is not known where, coroner rules

Sutton Guardian:

5:00am Wednesday 21st January 2015

Valerie Smith, who worked for Epsom Council for 24 years, died of mesothelioma last April.

VIDEO: Crimewatch appeal tonight to find masked burglar who kicked pregnant woman in her stomach

Sutton Guardian:

12:10am Wednesday 21st January 2015

The Stiff family, from Kingswood, will be appearing on BBC's Crimewatch programme tonight.

Fathers' rights activist to appear in court tomorrow over damage to Chris Grayling's roof tiles

Sutton Guardian:

12:50pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

Martin Matthews is due to appear at South East Surrey Magistrates' Court tomorrow to answer a charge of criminal damage.

Motorcyclist in her 50s injured in bike and car crash

Sutton Guardian:

11:32am Tuesday 20th January 2015

The crash happened in Ashley Road, Epsom, on January 18.

Students and staff run winter warming soup kitchen to raise funds for homeless charity

Sutton Guardian:

5:00am Tuesday 20th January 2015

Students and staff at Epsom's Glyn School raised more than £200 for homeless charity St Mungo's Broadway.

New development plans for Epsom to be scrutinised by Government-appointed architect

Sutton Guardian: Epsom Council is looking for views on its new community infrastructure levy scheme

2:50pm Monday 19th January 2015

The public hearings will be held at Epsom town hall, starting at 10am on February 11.


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