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Freight train blocking a line causing huge delays for Thameslink and Southern travelers

A freight train blocking the line is causing huge delays for Thameslink and Southern this morning.

SW Rail customers advised NOT to travel this morning due to major delays

Overrunning engineering works have caused mass cancellations and delays this morning on SW Rail.

Violent New Addington thug jailed for brutal hammer attack

A violent thug who left a victim with a fractured skull after a brutal hammer attack has been jailed for 13 years.

Teen arrested after boy, 15, is stabbed in his head in Stonecot Hill

A teenager has been arrested after a 15-year-old boy was stabbed in the head in Stonecot Hill.

Leatherhead woman arrested in connection with Surrey robberies - as man remains at large

A woman has been arrested in connection with several robberies which have been committed across east Surrey - while another man remains at large.

Richmond Council members' stark warning about Brexit impact on services

Adult Social Care services in Richmond will be greatly impacted by the ongoing uncertainty around Brexit, according to the borough council.

'A crime against the children of Merton' - Harris Academy Wimbledon gets the green light

Controversial plans to build a new school in Wimbledon have been approved.

'Urgent appeal' as missing teen may be more than 200 miles from home

Police have issued an urgent appeal as a missing teenager may be more than 200 miles from home.

Lidl confirms it is coming to Hackbridge

Lidl has confirmed it is opening a store in Hackbridge.

Not everyone employed by Wandsworth Council is paid the London Living Wage

Everyone who works for Wandsworth Council should be paid the London Living Wage (LLW), according to a report to be discussed by councillors.

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