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'Utterly devoted' boyfriend jailed for accidental killing of pregnant girlfriend

Sutton Guardian:

5:52pm Friday 31st October 2014

A father-to-be who accidentally killed his pregnant girlfriend after mowing her down in his car, has been jailed for four and a half years.

Strictly Come Dancing star Joanne Clifton loving life in Sutton

Sutton Guardian:

2:05pm Thursday 30th October 2014

One of Sutton’s movers and shakers is making waves on Saturday night television, with a starring role in BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing.

Crystal Palace: Zaha and Puncheon team up to kick obesity into touch

Sutton Guardian:

11:52am Thursday 30th October 2014

Crystal Palace stars Wilfried Zaha and Jason Puncheon visited to the Sutton Life Centre, to kick-off a scheme that will tackle child obesity.

Fuming council tenants endure 'seven months of hell' as 'cowboy' builders take them for a ride

Sutton Guardian:

11:11am Thursday 30th October 2014

Council tenants have blasted 'cowboy' builders, after months of shoddy building work has thrown their lives into disarray.

Elderly woman unharmed after getting trapped in bathroom

Sutton Guardian:

10:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

An elderly woman trapped in her bathroom this morning had to be rescued by firefighters.

Mother 'frozen in time' after finding stabbed teenager lying on Rose Hill pavement

Sutton Guardian:

8:51am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A boy left fighting for his life in a knife attack that rocked Sutton on Friday, told a mother he could not breathe as he lay bleeding on the pavement.

Teenager fighting for law change after sister is struck down at crossing

Sutton Guardian:

2:36pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

The sister of a teenage girl who suffered a life-changing brain injury after being struck down by a car, is petitioning for harsher sentencess for dangerous drivers.

Train users call on Thameslink Govia to cut ticket prices

Sutton Guardian:

1:55pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

Rail users across Carshalton and Wallington have called for cheaper tickets and more seats, in a survey directed at train operator Thameslink Govia.

Thieves steal decontamination unit shaped like a 'burger van'

Sutton Guardian:

11:24am Monday 27th October 2014

Thieves stole a £6,000 decontamination shower unit, used by workmen in Peterborough Road, Carshalton.

Man arrested for shooting a laser beam at police helicopter

Sutton Guardian:

10:37am Monday 27th October 2014

A man has been arrested for shining a laser beam at the pilot of a Met Police helicopter.

Boy arrested over Rosehill bus stabbing charged with GBH

Sutton Guardian:

9:30am Monday 27th October 2014

Police investigating the brutal stabbing of a 15-year-old boy in broad daylight, have charged a teenager with GBH.

Firefighters come out in force for training exercise at Sutton Hospital

Sutton Guardian:

5:37pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Around 90 firefighters from south London stations carried out fire and rescue training exercises at Sutton Hospital this afternoon.

Lawn and order: Picnickers fight back at moves to block use of public gardens

Sutton Guardian:

3:35pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A wave of support on social media looks likely to have secured continued public access to formal gardens outside Nonsuch Mansion House.

Sutton man charged with House of Commons outburst after marbles were thrown toward MPs

Sutton Guardian:

11:50am Thursday 23rd October 2014

House of Commons security bundled a Sutton man out of the room yesterday, after marbles were thrown from the public gallery during Prime Minister's Questions.

St Nicholas Way reopened after sewer collapse closure

Sutton Guardian:

9:50am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A busy route through town which was shut off after a sewer collapsed, has now been reopened following the completion of repair work.

Man pistol-whipped and tied up in late night break-in

Sutton Guardian:

10:02am Monday 20th October 2014

A man was pistol whipped by a masked burglar who broke into his house in the early hours of the morning.

Fed up with cancellations and delays on crammed trains? Your chance to grill rail bosses next week

Sutton Guardian:

10:58am Friday 17th October 2014

People concerned about local train services will have the chance to quiz rail bosses next week.

Doctor's wife will join him in the dock accused of secretly filming hospital patients

Sutton Guardian:

3:30pm Thursday 16th October 2014

The wife of a respected doctor accused of using secret cameras to film patients and colleagues has also been charged with voyeurism.

Elderly man taken to hospital after flat fire

Sutton Guardian: Sutton Fire Brigade were called out shortly after midnight

1:50pm Thursday 16th October 2014

An elderly man was taken to hospital for smoke inhalation after his flat caught fire in Sutton this morning.

Pregnant woman taken to hospital after crash near Sutton station

Sutton Guardian:

12:56pm Thursday 16th October 2014

A pregnant woman had to be taken to hospital with back pain, after a collision outside Sutton station this morning.

Teenager arrested in early morning drug raid

Sutton Guardian:

12:23pm Thursday 16th October 2014

Drug cops with a sniffer dog raided two properties in Sutton this morning, to curb dealing in the Collingwood and Benhill parks.

VIDEO: Teenage arsonist who torched double decker bus avoids jail term

Sutton Guardian:

10:16am Thursday 16th October 2014

A teenage arsonist who put people’s lives in danger after setting fire to a double-decker bus, will not face a prison sentence.

Sutton Carers Centre expecting influx in wake of updated Care Bill

Sutton Guardian:

3:20am Thursday 16th October 2014

An update in the law under the Care Act 2014 means carers up and down the country will be more entitled to an assessment of their needs.

'Weathered skinned' flasher strikes in Seears Park

Sutton Guardian: Police warning: Fraudsters have been targeting elderly people in the borough

10:59am Tuesday 14th October 2014

Police are hunting for a flasher who exposed himself in front of a woman and her dog in Seears Park.

Power back on at Sutton station after all-day blackout plunges journeys into chaos

Sutton Guardian:

9:56am Tuesday 14th October 2014

Power is now back on at Sutton station after a blackout yesterday plunged journeys into chaos.

Southern Rail staff blame workmen for Sutton station blackout

Sutton Guardian:

4:04pm Monday 13th October 2014

 

Injured woman not seen for five days after leaving hospital without treatment

Sutton Guardian:

2:50pm Monday 13th October 2014

An injured woman has been missing for two weeks, after leaving home without any of her belongings.

Police in hunt for 15-year-old girl missing for five days

Sutton Guardian:

1:10pm Monday 13th October 2014

Police are appealing for the public to help find a 15-year-old girl who has been missing for five days.

Sutton Council dispute Thames Water claims about cause of road collapse in St Nicholas Way

Sutton Guardian:

5:06pm Friday 10th October 2014

Sutton Council claims Thames Water engineers are still unaware what caused part of St Nicholas Way to collapse on Wednesday. 

Really hairy cat gets shaved

Sutton Guardian:

6:00am Sunday 12th October 2014

This heavily matted cat was rescued in Mitcham on Tuesday, and brought into the Riverside Animal Centre in Wallington.

Jobless 23 stone man: 'thinner candidates will always be chosen over me"

Sutton Guardian:

6:00am Saturday 11th October 2014

An over-weight jobseeker has slammed local restaurant owners, claiming they won’t give him a job because he’s too fat.

Thames Water yet to start repair work two days after St Nicholas Way sewer collapse

Sutton Guardian:

1:13pm Friday 10th October 2014

A collapsed stretch of road diverting traffic in Sutton town centre is due to a sewer caving in on itself, Thames Water has confirmed.

Is winter coming? Solitary snowflakes spotted in Sutton by office block workers

Sutton Guardian:

3:10pm Thursday 9th October 2014

Were the first signs of snow seen in Sutton this afternoon, with a few solitary snowflakes in the sky?

Thames Water to send down underground camera to work out reason for road collapse

Sutton Guardian:

10:19am Thursday 9th October 2014

Traffic is still being diverted in St Nicholas Way in Sutton town centre this morning, after part of the road caved in yesterday afternoon .

Mental health talks to take place in Sutton High Street tomorrow

Sutton Guardian:

4:20am Thursday 9th October 2014

People in Sutton can open up about mental health, and learn more about the issue through talks and activities on World Mental Health Day.

Scorpion Bill Duffy to fight for £1m contract

Sutton Guardian:

4:58pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

A Sutton-based wrestler has thrown in his hat into the ring, and will compete to win a £1m contract with TNA Wrestling.

Biker taken to hospital after crashing with car

Sutton Guardian:

11:03am Wednesday 8th October 2014

A biker was taken to hospital with a suspected broken leg after crashing with a car in Carshalton Road in Sutton this morning.

Two men hospitalised as bus and car crash into each other in Wallington

Sutton Guardian:

9:24am Wednesday 8th October 2014

Two men were rushed to hospital this morning after a car and bus smashed into each other in Wallington.

Wife pays tribute to one-armed gardener who tended to parks for 25 years

Sutton Guardian:

3:25pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

Alex Di Piazza could garden using detachable gadgets, tie his shoe laces and blow up a balloon - all with only one arm

Tricycle-riding fundraiser in Sutton Arena challenge

Sutton Guardian:

1:00pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

A fundraising animal lover is on track to raise over £300 for the RSPCA, by completing circuits of the Sutton Arena in Carshalton.

Four teens arrested in Wallington drug raids

Sutton Guardian:

1:25pm Monday 6th October 2014

Four teenagers were arrested in a spate of drug searches across Wallington last week.

New entrance at Sutton Station marks the beginning of £1.3million regeneration

Sutton Guardian:

7:00am Saturday 4th October 2014

The first part of a huge development project around Sutton Station has been officially opened.

Surveys on theatre closures and green garden waste to close on Sunday

Sutton Guardian: Council wants neighbours to be good friends

11:58am Friday 3rd October 2014

People in Sutton concerned about cuts to local services have until Sunday to complete four council surveys.

Six offenders snared in crackdown on uninsured drivers

Sutton Guardian: The Stafford Road site

11:45am Friday 3rd October 2014

Six motorists were found to have committed offences during a five-hour police crackdown yesterday.

Man hospitalised after crashing into a lamp post in Rosehill Park West

Sutton Guardian:

5:27pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

A man was taken to hospital after crashing into a lamp post and flipping his car onto its roof.

Sutton police release images of three teenagers after hooded arsonists are captured on CCTV

Sutton Guardian:

4:41pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

Teenage arsonists set a skip on fire before leaving it to burn through the early hours of the morning.

Firework hurled from van explodes in the middle of the road

Sutton Guardian:

1:22pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

A private investigator shot footage of a yob hurling a firework from a van, which exploded in the road while people slept.

Primary school pupils paint tiles for huge artwork

Sutton Guardian:

4:28pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

Primary school pupils in Cheam are creating a huge artwork to mark their new academy status.

MPS helicopter hovers over Sutton in drug search

Sutton Guardian:

2:04pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A Met police helicopter was hovering over Sutton yesterday, while officers searched for drugs at a house in Worcester Road.

BMW driver arrested for drink driving after crash

Sutton Guardian:

2:00pm Friday 3rd October 2014

A man has been arrested for drink driving after flipping his BMW onto its roof in a collision.

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