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Retirement of local GP

Sutton Guardian: Retirement of local GP

7:46am Thursday 29th May 2014

Dr Jim Brockbank has retired after 26 years at Park Road Surgery. Jim is a much loved General Practitioner who has been the senior partner at the practice for many years, as well as involved with the training of new GPs and will be missed by patients and staff alike. Over the years Jim has also taken part in charity events, such as epic cycle rides and was in this paper recently when he shaved off his moustache for charity.

Commuters' anger at 'money-spinning' parking change in Sutton

Sutton Guardian: Parking ticket issued to coach whilst loading disabled passengers

7:00am Sunday 25th August 2013

Commuters have reacted angrily after Sutton Council restricted parking in an area popular with town centre workers 'overnight'.

South-West London wakes up to dusting of snow

Sutton Guardian: Snow at Sutton Station this morning

8:58am Saturday 23rd March 2013

South West London is waking up to a sprinkling of snow this morning.

Meals on Wheels out in force despite weather

Sutton Guardian: SUTT:Meals on wheels out in force despite weather

11:30am Friday 25th January 2013

Despite the freezing conditions volunteers have visited the elderly to offer them meals on wheels.

"Snow-bound" after council demands £1,000 for grit bin

Sutton Guardian: Grit bin at the bottom of Montrouge Crescent.

9:00am Wednesday 23rd January 2013

A woman whose car slid into a parked car on Saturday has slammed Surrey County Council (SCC) for demanding £1,000 for a grit bin for her road snow-bound street.

Young Muslims help sweep snow

Sutton Guardian: WIMB: Young Muslims help sweep snow

1:50pm Wednesday 23rd January 2013

A group of young Ahmadi Muslims were out in force this weekend helping to shovel snow from pathways.

Firefighters called to overhanging icicles

Sutton Guardian: Firefighters called to overhanging icicles in Central Parade, New Addington

1:30pm Tuesday 22nd January 2013

Firefighters have cordoned off parts of a shopping parade following a build up of ice in the guttering above shops.

Live More disruption as the snow continues

Sutton Guardian: Snowy scenes in Coulsdon

9:35am Monday 21st January 2013

Travel disruption and school closures - just some of the problems as the snowfall continues.

UPDATE: Passengers have long wait at snowy station

Sutton Guardian: Our pictures of the snow in December 2009.

1:10pm Monday 21st January 2013

Commuters faced delays as long as 80 minutes at Sutton Station this morning.

Snow shuts some Croydon schools but others are open for exams

Sutton Guardian: Snow 2013 around Dorset

9:03am Monday 21st January 2013

Some secondary schools in Croydon remain closed today because of snow and ice, but some of those running external exams are open.

Travel disrupted due to weather conditions

Sutton Guardian: A Southern train, similar to the one attacked

9:00am Monday 21st January 2013

Travel has been heavily disrupted today due to the poor weather conditions with many commuters facing delays and cancellations.

Two Merton schools closed after heavy snowfall

Sutton Guardian: Two Merton schools closed after heavy snowfall

9:02am Monday 21st January 2013

All but two of the borough’s school’s will remain open this morning after heavy snow over the weekend.

School closures in Epsom due to snow

Sutton Guardian: School closures in Epsom due to snow

8:49am Monday 21st January 2013

A number of schools in and around Epsom will be open today although some have reported a later start time.

UPDATE: More schools announce closures

Sutton Guardian: Sutton Council cuts the grit

8:40am Monday 21st January 2013

Heavy snow over the weekend is causing long transport delays across the borough and has forced a number of schools to close.

Snow forces Sutton schools to close

Sutton Guardian: Snow in Credenhill

9:05am Monday 21st January 2013

The majority of Sutton schools are open this morning, but some have had to close because of snow.

Delays caused by build-up of snow and ice

Sutton Guardian: Delays at Sutton railway station caused by build-up of snow and ice

12:00pm Monday 21st January 2013

Services across Southern Rail’s network are disrupted due to a delay in improvement works.

Live Snow updates: weather, travel and schools

Sutton Guardian: Snow on the Riverbank in Twickenham

11:21am Friday 18th January 2013

Keep up to date with disruption in your area caused by the snowy weather conditions.

Schools shut as winter weather bites

Sutton Guardian: Ice and snow make for a cold weekend outlook

11:50am Friday 18th January 2013

Many schools are shutting their doors today after Croydon saw its first major snowfall of the year.

Sutton schools to close due to snow

Sutton Guardian: Sutton was hit by snow storms in on February 4, 2012.

11:20am Friday 18th January 2013

Schools are closing because of the wintry weather.

Grit and determination keeps Richmond and Twickenham moving

Sutton Guardian: Grit Britain: Richmond had 44 gritters out this morning

11:36am Friday 18th January 2013

Workers from the council took to the streets early this morning to salt the pavements in preparation for today’s freezing weather.

Snow to cause disruption

Sutton Guardian: Two people enjoy a walk at the snow-covered Hole of Horcum, near Pickering.

8:40am Friday 18th January 2013

Snow is arriving in South London and Surrey this morning and widespread disruption is expected.

St George's Hospital release important health advice

Sutton Guardian: St George's Hospital in Tooting

1:50pm Friday 18th January 2013

St George’s Hospital has released some important information to help people, particularly the elderly, to stay warm during the cold snap.

Schools closing early as Elmbridge copes with snowfall

Sutton Guardian: All white for now: Snow began this morning Credit: David Stewart

11:04am Friday 18th January 2013

Snow has made its mark on Elmbridge this morning, with school closure notices widely issued across the borough.

Richmond battles through snow, but schools and workers warned of worse to come

Sutton Guardian: Pretty: But conditions are likely to get worse

10:40am Friday 18th January 2013

People braved freezing temperatures this morning as snow began to fall across Richmond.

Schools close early in Kingston as snow hits

Sutton Guardian: Schools close early in Kingston as snow hits

10:34am Friday 18th January 2013

Schools around the borough will be closing early today due to the snow.

Schools close due to snow in Epsom, Leatherhead and Worcester Park

Sutton Guardian: Schools close due to snow in Epsom, Leatherhead and Worcester Park

10:03am Friday 18th January 2013

A number of schools have decided to close today because of the snow.

Merton schools open ahead of heavy snowfall

Sutton Guardian: Sutton Council cuts the grit

9:40am Friday 18th January 2013

All schools in Merton are open as normal this morning but some will close early as snow begins to fall across the borough.

Fun day a Halloween treat

Sutton Guardian: Massimo Tramaglini, anita Lopes and their son Luca (2)

10:50am Thursday 1st November 2012

A Halloween fun day was held in South Croydon to help raise the profile of restaurants in the area.

Hammerson recruit new commercial director from rivals Westfield

Sutton Guardian: Hammerson has secured the rights to redevelop Croydon's Whitgift Centre

9:30am Sunday 14th October 2012

Property developer Hammerson have appointed a new director from retail rivals Westfield.

Two more sheds burned down in suspected arson

Sutton Guardian: Firefighters called to blaze at Purley gym

9:10am Saturday 13th October 2012

Two more sheds burned down in suspected arson attack this morning.

Bright start set to continue today

Sutton Guardian: Bright start set to continue today

8:15am Monday 2nd April 2012

A bright start to the week in south London and Surrey has scotched fears of snowfall.

Snow set to hit south London and Surrey again

Sutton Guardian: Sutton was hit by snow storms in on February 4, 2012.

2:00pm Thursday 9th February 2012

VIDEO: Snow could hit south London and Surrey this evening, forecasters have warned.

More snow could hit London and Surrey tonight

Sutton Guardian: Sutton was hit by snow storms in on February 4, 2012.

7:30am Tuesday 7th February 2012

Forecasters are warning of possible snow flurries in London and Surrey this evening.

Drivers warned over icy conditions

Sutton Guardian: Drivers are battling snow and ice this morning

8:21am Monday 6th February 2012

Drivers are being warned to take extra care amid widespread ice on roads in Surrey and south London.

Weather warnings for parts of the UK

Sutton Guardian: Picture: Chris Gray

8:01am Monday 30th January 2012

Forecasters are warning of freezing temperatures this week as England is hit by a cold snap.

Respite in sight after cold snap

Sutton Guardian: New Year deep freeze

7:36am Tuesday 17th January 2012

Temperatures in south London are set to rise tomorrow after a chilly start to the week, say forecasters.

VIDEO: Will it be a white Christmas?

Sutton Guardian: Picture: Chris Gray

1:33pm Wednesday 21st December 2011

Londoners dreaming of a white Christmas look set to be disappointed, according to Met Office forecasters.

Snow will bring travel disruption, Met Office warns

Sutton Guardian: Snow will bring travel disruption, Met Office warns

9:41am Friday 16th December 2011

Travellers have been warned to expect disruption as London experiences its first snowfall of winter.

Croydon firefighters dance on ice

Sutton Guardian: Croydon firefighters dance on ice

7:50am Wednesday 22nd December 2010

Firefighters from Croydon have been dipping their toes in the icy water of Clapham Common Pond.

More snow still possible, say forecasters

Sutton Guardian: streatham-fox-snow-front.jpg

9:36am Tuesday 21st December 2010

Despite rising temperatures across London and the south east this morning, forecasters are still warning of the possibility of more snow.

Trains will run a 'special timetable' today

Sutton Guardian: Freezing: South West Trains will run a 'special timetable' today due to severe weather

7:20am Tuesday 21st December 2010

Train passengers face further disruption today after South West Trains (SWT) announced it will continue running a “special timetable” due to the freezing weather.

SNOW: Train commuters face more disruption

Sutton Guardian: Southern's trains have GPS which allows it to open the correct number of doors at stations with shorter platforms

7:55am Monday 20th December 2010

UPDATE: Severe weather warning issued for London and the south east with widespread snow forecast for this afternoon and evening.

Snow warning for Epsom roads

12:46pm Monday 20th December 2010

Emergency services in the borough are urging caution after poor weather caused chaos on the roads.

Freezing weather delays home care

Sutton Guardian: Freezing: Neil and Amelia McLauchlan in the snow on Saturday

11:33am Monday 20th December 2010

Elderly and vulnerable residents face disruption to home care services after the freezing weather tightened its grip on the borough.

Snowfall still causing disruption on transport and roads

Sutton Guardian: Image from PictureGalleryModule_ID:3146727

8:34am Monday 20th December 2010

Saturday's snowfall is still causing disruption for commuters this morning.

Big freeze to continue, say forecasters

Sutton Guardian: Wandsworth Common. Picture by Roger Parkes

11:16am Sunday 19th December 2010

Forecasters are predicting a snow-free day today as the south east attempts to return to some kind of normality after yesterday's battering.

More snow expected this weekend

9:05am Saturday 18th December 2010

UPDATES: Severe weather warnings for London and the south east across the weekend as snow hits.

Snow set to continue over the weekend

Sutton Guardian: This toddler wasted no time getting out in the snow

1:11pm Friday 17th December 2010

Forecasters are predicting heavy snow throughout Friday and Saturday across south London.

Chessington stranded by rail as snow begins to fall

Sutton Guardian: South West Trains could cut up to 118 ticket office jobs

1:50pm Friday 17th December 2010

Chessington and Hampton Court will be cut off by rail as snow is forecast for this weekend.

Miniature horse parade lights up Chessington

Sutton Guardian: ELM/SC/KIN/EPS Miniature horse parade lights up Chessington

11:45am Friday 17th December 2010

The world’s only musical miniature horse-drawn parade has come to Chessington as part of a festive circus.






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