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Family laments timing of eviction from Merton estate on its last legs

The family have been forced to leave their home on the Eastfields estate due to the ‘imminent’ regeneration of the area. They have lived as council tenants there for the past seven years.

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Residents back plans for new 24/7 bus lanes and crossings after death of Deliveroo driver

St Helier Avenue had become notorious after a Deliveroo driver was killed on the road in 2021.

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Mitcham gasworks development faces further hurdle

The plans, which propose tower blocks up to nine storeys containing 579 new flats, have already faced fierce local opposition. 

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Merton a hotbed for blue badge cheats – but the fightback is on

Merton council announced it has completed the first week of its collaboration with the National Agency for Blue Badge Fraud investigation (BBFI) in an effort to clamp down on misuse in the borough.

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Families doing their bit for Burundi at annual Wimbledon sale

The North Wimbledon Christian Aid Group organised its annual event at St Mary's Church, Wimbledon, as part of Christian Aid Week. The event has been run by Juliet Boyd for more than 20 years.

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St Rule Street Lambeth fatal shooting: Suspect on loose

The suspect behind a shooting in Lambeth is still on the loose after a man in his 20s was shot dead.

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Missing heavily pregnant woman last seen in Marylebone area

Police are appealing to find a heavily pregnant woman who is missing in London and may be sleeping rough.

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The London Postcode that could make you a millionaire

Looking to become a millionaire? Then take a look at these London areas and postcodes that could make you a millionaire.

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St Rule Street Lambeth shooting: Man dies

A man in his 20s has died after a shooting in Lambeth.

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London Victoria station evacuated after fire alarm activated

A major London train station has been evacuated after a fire alarm alert.

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Merrick Road Southall crash: Attempted murder arrest

A 31-year-old man has been arrested after a woman was hit by a car and left critically injured in Southall.

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Man's racist tweet about Arsenal and England star Bukayo Saka

The football fan posted a racist tweet about Arsenal star Bukayo Saka after England's World Cup exit.

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The Thameslink and Overground changes in south London this weekend

This weekend some London Overground and Thameslink services in south London will be affected as a result of planned engineering works.

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Met Office London forecast for May weekend in heatwave

After a long winter of dark nights and drizzle the UK is finally set for a heatwave this weekend.

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Concerns for welfare of girl missing from Merton

Police are searching for a girl who has been missing from south London for almost one month.

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TfL bus changes in London this May weekend

TfL buses will be undergoing changes across London over the upcoming weekend in May.

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M25 weekend closure diversion routes via A217, A240 and A3

Diversion routes for the second full weekend closure of the M25 have been announced.

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Wembley Stadium parking guide- All you need to know

Heading to Wembley Stadium for an event? Check the full parking guide so you don't get caught out by potential scams.

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Olivia Rodrigo London O2: Door times, tickets, support act

Olivia Rodrigo is heading to London's O2 Arena as part of her Guts World Tour, check door times, dates, support act, seating plan and more.

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Thomson House Mortlake School: Pupils ‘approached by woman’

Two children have allegedly been approached by a woman in the playground of a primary school in Mortlake.