Move It, Move It to Wimbledon

Move It, Move It to Wimbledon

Michael HollandApr 25, 2024

Animals Escape From Zoo Popular TV Presenter, theatre performer and Strictly Finalist Karim Zeroual will lead the cast of the brand-new tour of smash-hit…

Merton residents plead for historic Burn Bullock pub to be saved after fire

Merton residents plead for historic Burn Bullock pub to be saved after fire

Mitcham residents have called for Merton Council to purchase the Burn Bullock from owners following last weekend’s devastating fire. Local activists have also warned…

Residents brand new plans for ‘Hyde Park sized’ south London nature reserve ‘huge disappointment’

Residents brand new plans for ‘Hyde Park sized’ south London nature reserve ‘huge disappointment’

Residents and campaigners across Croydon, Sutton and Merton have expressed dismay at the revised plans for the Beddington Farmlands project. The ‘Hyde Park sized’…

The self-taught artist whose kiss caused quite a buzz on Instagram – ‘Bisou Bisou’ from Nephthys Illustrated

The self-taught artist whose kiss caused quite a buzz on Instagram – ‘Bisou Bisou’ from Nephthys Illustrated

Eliza FrostMar 18, 2024

Illustrator Nephthys Foster has over 30,000 followers on Instagram and taught herself to draw, she tells us where inspiration strikes, and why New Malden…

CQC Rating downgrade St Helier’s maternity ward after failings found in cleanliness and staff training

CQC Rating downgrade St Helier’s maternity ward after failings found in cleanliness and staff training

A new report from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) highlighting shortcomings in maternity services at St Helier Hospital, has led to Merton Council seeking…

Mitcham residents object to 20m mast that will ‘cast a shadow’ over their protected village green

Mitcham residents object to 20m mast that will ‘cast a shadow’ over their protected village green

Residents living around a small village green in Mitcham are united in their opposition to the placement of an EE phone mast which they…

Locals rally to save community pub from becoming more flats

Locals rally to save community pub from becoming more flats

Supporters of a much loved Mitcham pub are fighting to protect it from becoming ‘more flats’. Locals also fear the pub could suffer the…

Merton Councillor claims she was suspended from Labour party over her ‘ceasefire now’ comments

Merton Councillor claims she was suspended from Labour party over her ‘ceasefire now’ comments

A Merton councillor has been suspended from the local Labour group and will now stand as an independent councillor until the local council elections…

A popular Merton convenience store has reopened following closure after customers noticed ‘rat nibbled’ food on the shelves

A popular Merton convenience store has reopened following closure after customers noticed ‘rat nibbled’ food on the shelves

A popular mini market in Lower Morden has reopened after the council issued its immediate closure on hygiene grounds. Grand Fresh Market, which sells…

Residents express concerns with Merton’s multi-million-pound Canons Project

Residents express concerns with Merton’s multi-million-pound Canons Project

Merton’s ‘once in a generation’ redevelopment of the Canons house and grounds has finished completion, but locals are complaining that “it’s falling short of…

What 2024 looks like for London’s most southerly boroughs

What 2024 looks like for London’s most southerly boroughs

2023 has been an interesting year for South London. The boroughs of Croydon, Sutton, and Merton have each experienced their highs and lows. However,…

Thousands pass through Morden to see ‘London’s most Christmassy lane’

Thousands pass through Morden to see ‘London’s most Christmassy lane’

Everyone has their traditions at Christmas. Alongside turkey and telly is the annual display of Christmas lights adorning houses across the country. Yet it’s…