Croydon, England Newswire (Page 3)

Croydon, England Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Croydon, England. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 696 in Croydon, England

  1. Cat killer: Decapitated cat found in WimbledonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Wimbledon Guardian

    A cat found decapitated in Wimbledon may be the latest victim of the so-called 'Croydon cat killer', it has been reported. The charity South Norwood Animal Rescue and Liberty posted on its Facebook page that the cat's death was being linked to the pet murderer, also known as the M25 animal killer.

    Comment?

  2. The rim of PengeRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2017 | Diamond Geezer

    As late as 1866 Penge was still a detached hamlet of the parish of Battersea, an exclave of entirely disjoint land administered from four miles distant, and thus part of Surrey. From 1889 it formed part of the new County of London, but in 1900 was transferred to Kent as a separate urban district.

    Comment?

  3. Charlton fan 'tried to PUNCH Palace's eagle mascot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Charlton Athletic fan 'tried to PUNCH Crystal Palace's American bald eagle mascot during a mass brawl between the two club's supporters' A Charlton Athletic fan threw a punch at Crystal Palace's bald eagle mascot during a fractious derby match, a court has heard. Kayla, a 25-year-old bird of prey, was targeted when violence broke out during a Capital One third-round game at Selhurst Park on September 23, 2015, Croydon Crown Court was told.

    Comment?

  4. Punch thrown at Crystal Palace's eagle mascot Kayla, court toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | The Belfast Telegraph

    Charlton fan Daniel Boylett, 36, of Eltham, south east London, denies attempted criminal damage in the alleged attack on Kayla. Boylett appeared in the dock alongside Colin Kitto, 49, of Eltham, Andy McConville, 48, of Rochester, Kent, Billy Cowcher, 32, of Greenwich, south east London and Sam Donegan, 25, of Welling, Bexley, in south London, who have been charged with the football violence.

    Comment?

  5. Things You Might Not Know About The Borough Of WandsworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Londonist

    Named after the river Wandle, the Thames' largest London tributary, the borough of Wandsworth stretches from Battersea Park to Wimbledon Common, embracing Tooting Bec and Putney Heath within its borders. It's London's ninth biggest borough, in terms of population; and the third biggest 'inner' London borough, in terms of geographical area.

    Comment?

  6. Aaron Eaton dead aged 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Stormzy's actor friend, 29, who was found hanged by his mother just days after his movie Brotherhood hit cinemas 'felt down' as his ex had a new partner Aaron Eaton was discovered by his mother at their South London home just days after Brotherhood's cinematic release An actor was found hanging days after the cinema release of his breakthrough movie after he found out his ex had a new partner, an inquest heard. Aaron Eaton, 29, who starred with lifelong-friend Stormzy in Brotherhood, was discovered by his mother just days after the film's cinema release last summer.

    Comment?

  7. How one woman went from running a Brixton market stall to fitting the Queen's brasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Mirror.co.uk

    Meeting the Queen would be nerve-wracking under any circumstances. But when June Kenton walked up the steps of Buckingham Palace for the first time in 1982, she had an extra special reason to be apprehensive: she was there with a royal warrant to fit the Queen's bra.

    Comment?

  8. Rail passengers advised to plan ahead for EasterRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2017 | Bexhill Observer

    A month before the four-day Easter weekend, passengers are reminded to plan ahead and check before they travel as Network Rail carries out essential railway upgrades across the South-East. Netword Rail says that across Sussex, south London, Kent and parts of Surrey, an army of engineers will be working day and night to deliver improvements and carry out necessary maintenance to increase capacity, reduce delays and improve reliability on Britain's busiest stretch of railway.

    Comment?

  9. Things To Do Today In London: Thursday 16 March 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Londonist

    BIRTHDAY BASH: What's better than a normal birthday party? Why, a four day long birthday extravaganza of course. That's what Number 90 Bar & Kitchen is doing, and it all kicks off on Thursday.

    Comment?

  10. Black Theatre Live to Tour New Show Big Foot This AutumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Black Theatre Live in co-production with Stratford Circus Arts Centre has announced that they will tour new show Big Foot, an autobiographical coming-of-age tale from emerging company HighRise Theatre, written by Joseph Barnes-Phillips and directed by Dominic Garfield. With grime music and Guyanese folk stories, Joseph Barnes-Phillip's story is a comic, tragic and honest portrayal of becoming a man.

    Comment?

  11. Croydon Cat Killer: Charity gig planned to raise funds for group hunting down the culpritRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | This is Local London

    The killer has been beheading cats and chopping off their tails, according to South Norwood Animal Rescue and Liberty , an unregistered charity based in south London. Most of the killings have been in south London with deaths linked to the case identified in Crystal Palace , Charlton, Orpington and Petts Wood.

    Comment?

  12. Croydon murder investigation: Man arrested as murder victim named locallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | This is Local London

    The victim, Sabrina Mullins, 38, who was named locally, was stabbed to death at around 6am in a flat in Ravensdale Gardens, Upper Norwood on Monday, March 13. The man, 23, was taken to a south London hospital where he remains in a serious but stable condition and is under arrest for murder. A neighbour, who asked not to be named, said he was "shocked" and added: "It's terrible it happened to someone so young."

    Comment?

  13. Croydon UK's most in demand office locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Croydon Guardian

    CoStar 50's 2016 Occupier Index, which measures occupier and investor activity in the UK's 50 largest office markets, placed Croydon top of the list, which also included Uxbridge and central London in the top 10. 2016 saw a number of high-profile companies moving to Croydon. EDF relocated their global headquarters to Welleseley Road and The Body Shop brought their head office to Cherry Orchard Road.

    Comment?

  14. Police launch manhunt for former West Ham starRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    Ex-West Ham midfielder, Shaun Newton, failed to appear at Kingston Crown Court on October 13 after he was charged with burglary. Police say the former England Under-21 international still has links to the Newham area and also has connections to Merton, Croydon and Lambeth.

    Comment?

  15. Premier League MANHUNT: Cops in major search for former England U21...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Daily Star

    Newton, who played for The Hammers, Leicester City and England U21s, was suspended from the game in July 2006 for seven months after testing positive for drug abuse. Traces of cocaine were found after West Ham's FA Cup semi-final win over Middlesborough at Villa Park in April 2006.

    Comment?

  16. Croydon's repeat abortion and teenage STI rate 'much higher' than national averageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | This is Local London

    Croydon has some of the highest rates of repeat abortions, sexually transmitted infections and teenage pregnancies in the country, a new report has found. Published by Healthwatch Croydon, the figures were gathered to expose what could be done to help youngsters get better access to sexual health services in the borough.

    Comment?

  17. Ray Wilkins turns the clock back as Chelsea take on Glasgow Rangers in legends match at Sutton UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Richmond and Twickenham Times

    Fans of two of Britain's biggest teams can get their summer football fix when Chelsea legends take on their Glasgow Rangers counterparts at Sutton United's Gander Green Lane home in June. The match, which aims to raise funds for the victims of the Croydon Tram Crash, will feature some of the greatest names ever to have pulled on a shirt for the Blues and the Gers in what promises to be great occasion.

    Comment?

  18. Route 52Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2017 | Diamond Geezer

    Route 52: Victoria to WillesdenLocation: London northwest, innerLength of journey: 7 miles, 60 minutesIt's traditional around every birthday that I take a numerically significant bus journey, so here I go again. Ten years ago I took the 42 to Dulwich, nine years ago the 43 to Barnet, eight years ago the 44 to Tooting, seven years ago the 45 to Clapham, six years ago the 46 to Farringdon, five years ago the 47 to Bellingham, four years ago the 48 to Walthamstow, three years ago the 49 to Battersea, two years ago the 50 to Croydon and last year the 51 to Orpington.

    Comment?

  19. London Bridge station evacuated after car found abandoned nearby -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Independent.ie

    London Bridge railway and underground stations were closed off and evacuated due to an abandoned and smashed up VW Polo. London Bridge railway and underground stations were closed off and evacuated due to an abandoned and smashed up VW Polo.

    Comment?

  20. M25 cat killer: Animal charity claims killer has struck again after cat found in South OxheyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Hillingdon Times

    The moggy had been missing for two weeks and it's feared that he was killed by the infamous M25 cat killer, who is believed to have mutilated around 200 cats since 2014. Tony Jenkins, co-founder of charity South Norwood Animal Rescue and Liberty , confirmed that Chewy had been killed by a human and with the same weapon that the cat killer uses.

    Comment?