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Call For Action On Wimbledon Roads Commemorating Slave Owners
Call For Action On Wimbledon Roads Commemorating Slave Owners

Events to mark Black History Month are just "tokenism" says campaigner

Controversial Bishopsford Road Bridge Design Approved
Controversial Bishopsford Road Bridge Design Approved

New scheme includes a lane share between cyclists and pedestrians

The Wombles Make a Return to Wimbledon
The Wombles Make a Return to Wimbledon

Furry Common residents have positive environmental message to spread

Wimbledon Councillor Makes Plea for Hospitality Industry
Wimbledon Councillor Makes Plea for Hospitality Industry

Paul Kohler owns a bar in central London anticipating disastrous weekend

CCTV Still Issued After Incident on Train Between Wimbledon and Tooting
CCTV Still Issued After Incident on Train Between Wimbledon and Tooting

Man reported to have outraged public decency

Sadiq Khan Calls for End To Curfew in London
Sadiq Khan Calls for End To Curfew in London

Mayor says restriction on bars and restaurants has had unintended consequences

Congestion Charge Extension May Be Condition of TfL Grant
Congestion Charge Extension May Be Condition of TfL Grant

Government reportedly wants them to extend zone to North and South Circulars

Mayor Reacts As London Prepares For Tier 2 Lockdown
Mayor Reacts As London Prepares For Tier 2 Lockdown

Sadiq Khan warns of difficult winter ahead

Arts Grants Boost For Wimbledon-Based Cultural Activities
Arts Grants Boost For Wimbledon-Based Cultural Activities

Local groups set to benefit from Culture Recovery Fund

Queen
Queen's Birthday Honour for Departing Merton Council Leader

Stephen Alambritis given an MBE for services to local government

Another Round of Parking Charge Increases Proposed in Merton
Another Round of Parking Charge Increases Proposed in Merton

New rates will be based on the emissions of vehicles

Fury As Residents Face 18-Month Wimbledon Road Closure
Fury As Residents Face 18-Month Wimbledon Road Closure

Graham Road is closed again to allow hotel building work

Air Pollution Levels Breached Outside Three Wimbledon Schools
Air Pollution Levels Breached Outside Three Wimbledon Schools

On Clean Air Day, local campaigner believes limits are still being broken

Road Deaths in London Rose Significantly Last Year
Road Deaths in London Rose Significantly Last Year

125 people killed in collisions with cyclist fatalities more than halved

Tributes Paid To Football Coach Who Died in Wimbledon
Tributes Paid To Football Coach Who Died in Wimbledon

Twenty-year-old Andrae Stevens Jr. collapsed while playing 5-a-side

Wimbledon Common Golf Club Is Pioneer In Use Of Anti-Covid Coating
Wimbledon Common Golf Club Is Pioneer In Use Of Anti-Covid Coating

Camp Road facility is first golf club in the country to use antimicrobial product

Hospital Boss Commits To St. Helier A&E Move
Hospital Boss Commits To St. Helier A&E Move

Health Secretary asks independent panel to assess decision

Date of AFC Wimbledon
Date of AFC Wimbledon's First Fixture at New Stadium Confirmed

Club to host Doncaster Rovers at Plough Lane but without fans

Man Jailed for Colliers Wood Attempted Rape
Man Jailed for Colliers Wood Attempted Rape

Khaled Argoub dragged his victim into Wandle Park and assaulted her

Controversial Wimbledon Road Closure Is Temporarily Suspended
Controversial Wimbledon Road Closure Is Temporarily Suspended

But Graham Road still set to be shut for many months while new hotel is built

The Dons Local Action Group Gets Set For Second Covid Wave
The Dons Local Action Group Gets Set For Second Covid Wave

Volunteer army set by AFC Wimbledon fans is braced for increased demand

Wi-Fi Now Available At Wimbledon Train Station
Wi-Fi Now Available At Wimbledon Train Station

South Western Railway complete roll out of access across network

Wimbledon Road Blockade Planned Over Long-Term Street Closure
Wimbledon Road Blockade Planned Over Long-Term Street Closure

Road set to be shut for 18 months for hotel building work

No Covid-19 Cases at St. George
No Covid-19 Cases at St. George's For Some Weeks

Hospital back up to pre-pandemic capacity for surgery but ready for second wave

Rush-Hour Traffic Ban For Streets Outside Wimbledon Schools
Rush-Hour Traffic Ban For Streets Outside Wimbledon Schools

More 'School Streets' are being rolled out across Merton

Community Artist To Transform Graffiti-Hit Wall By Wimbledon Station
Community Artist To Transform Graffiti-Hit Wall By Wimbledon Station

Funding made available for three local schemes to boost station access

'Climate Crime Scene' Is Cordoned Off In Colliers Wood

Extinction Rebellion protesters call for an end to the Beddington incinerator

Merton Man Loses Job After Council House Him In Birmingham
Merton Man Loses Job After Council House Him In Birmingham

Ombudsman finds Merton Council at fault for not considering his work status

Wimbledon Library Set To Re-Open For Business
Wimbledon Library Set To Re-Open For Business

Limited hours and fewer services as council sticks to Covid guidelines

Merton Gig Venue Opens For Live Music
Merton Gig Venue Opens For Live Music

The Sound Lounge hosts one of 16 indoor music events to take place in UK

Major Upgrades For Colliers Wood Cycle Superhighway
Major Upgrades For Colliers Wood Cycle Superhighway

New sections of protected cycle lane to Elephant & Castle being created

Wimbledon Police Station Is Given A Reprieve
Wimbledon Police Station Is Given A Reprieve

Queens Road facility chosen as location for emergency response unit

Haile Selassie Statue Is Destroyed In Wimbledon
Haile Selassie Statue Is Destroyed In Wimbledon's Cannizaro Park

Incident is thought to be linked to unrest in Ethiopia after singer shot dead

Ten-Storey Wimbledon Block Plans Approved In Controversial Vote
Ten-Storey Wimbledon Block Plans Approved In Controversial Vote

Town centre scheme gets go-ahead despite committee vote confusion

Swan Attacked By Out-Of-Control Dog In Wimbledon
Swan Attacked By Out-Of-Control Dog In Wimbledon's Queensmere Pond

Commons' Conservators remind owners to keep their pets on a lead

McDonald
McDonald's To Open New Wimbledon Town Centre Outlet

Fast food restaurant will be on the site of former Burger King

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The Upper Scale
The Upper Scale

Our fish home delivery service is here to stay!

Check Our List Of Planned Local Roadworks
Check Our List Of Planned Local Roadworks

Where Wimbledon drivers might get delayed - including two road closures

Forthcoming Disruption on Public Transport
Forthcoming Disruption on Public Transport

Tubes and trains services affected by engineering work

Get Your Passport To Polka
Get Your Passport To Polka

Wimbledon's children's theatre offers online stories from around the world

Wimbledon Guild Says This Year It
Wimbledon Guild Says This Year It's Your Waggy, Your Way!

Local charity's annual fundraising event will take place virtually

Theatre Throughout Isolation
Theatre Throughout Isolation

Free screenings including the Orange Tree Theatre - not just the national names

Merton Council
Merton Council's Annual Fireworks Shows Are Cancelled

But Wimbledon Park will host open air cinema this autumn

Review: Never A Dull Moment In Matthew Bourne
Review: Never A Dull Moment In Matthew Bourne's 'The Red Shoes'

"The most beautiful and enchanting of ballets" is at New Wimbledon Theatre

Merton Heritage Day Will Raise Awareness Of Local History
Merton Heritage Day Will Raise Awareness Of Local History

Annual event will follow Covid regulations to offer you an enjoyable day

New Wimbledon Theatre Gets
New Wimbledon Theatre Gets 'On Its Feet'

Review: A vibrant insight into the lives of Gloria and Emilio Estefan

Wimbledon
Wimbledon's Polka Theatre Delays Re-Opening To 2021

Children's theatre was to re-open this autumn following redevelopment

Curtains At New Wimbledon Theatre Is Full Of Colour And Energy
Curtains At New Wimbledon Theatre Is Full Of Colour And Energy

Review: Jason Manford is "flawless and engaging" as sleuth detective

Cinderella Offers Something For All At New Wimbledon Theatre
Cinderella Offers Something For All At New Wimbledon Theatre

Review: Every panto cliche is tried and tested in this year's seasonal show

Review: Homing Birds at the Tara Theatre
Review: Homing Birds at the Tara Theatre

Clever production on refugee's soul-searching return to his homeland

Review: Rock Of Ages
Review: Rock Of Ages

Two Kevins surprise at New Wimbledon Theatre

Lifestyle

All-Weather Victory For Dons In Re-Arranged Match
All-Weather Victory For Dons In Re-Arranged Match

Match report: Wimbledon RFC visit Tunbridge Wells

Michael McIntyre Helps Redevelopment Of Wimbledon
Michael McIntyre Helps Redevelopment Of Wimbledon's Polka Theatre

He stars in a special comedy night to raise vital funds

Review: Priscilla Is A Must For All Musical Theatre Goers
Review: Priscilla Is A Must For All Musical Theatre Goers

Show leaves the audience grinning broadly at New Wimbledon Theatre

Hand In Hand Gets New Look
Hand In Hand Gets New Look

We review their food

Review: Bar + Block
Review: Bar + Block

New restaurant on The Broadway

Rocky Horror Comes To Town
Rocky Horror Comes To Town

New Wimbledon Theatre review

Swan Lake Is
Swan Lake Is 'Mesmerising'

Matthew Bourne's show visits New Wimbledon Theatre

Property

Wimbledon House Prices Rally With Big Ticket Sales
Wimbledon House Prices Rally With Big Ticket Sales

Final quarter boost for SW19 property market helps prices remain relatively stable

Wimbledon House Prices Stutter, But Still Out-Perform London Average
Wimbledon House Prices Stutter, But Still Out-Perform London Average

SW19 property market is still doing better than other parts of the capital

Property Prices In Wimbledon Continue To Hold Their Own
Property Prices In Wimbledon Continue To Hold Their Own

The SW19 property market is still out-performing other parts of London

Wimbledon Property Market Continues To Out-Perform Capital Prices
Wimbledon Property Market Continues To Out-Perform Capital Prices

Prices paid for SW19 homes show another year-on-year increase

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