Councillors agree independent review of the Sutton Decentralised Energy Network (SDEN)

Sutton councillors have agreed to carry out an independent review of the Sutton Decentralised Energy Network (SDEN) following enquiries about its financial sustainability. At a meeting of the council on 12 July, there was cross-party agreement that some claims had been made that damage the reputation of the Council and its wholly owned company SDEN, […]

E scooters cannot be ridden on a public road, cycle lane or pavement

E-scooters and the law. Currently, in the UK, you can legally buy an e-scooter, but you cannot ride it on a public road, cycle lane or pavement. The police will advise you on the law and may confiscate your e-scooter, and can penalise you depending on the seriousness of the offence. If caught riding an […]

Unsure about getting vaccinated then get those questions answered

Unsure about getting vaccinated? Worried about side effects, needles or just uncertain about which vaccine you receive? You can get the answers to all your questions at local vaccination sites across South West London, with no pressure to get the jab. Nurses, pharmacists and other clinical staff are on hand to talk through any issues […]

Third sector organisations encouraged to apply for new four year grants programme

Third sector organisations supporting Londoners facing sexual and domestic abuse and homelessness are being encouraged to apply for London Councils’ new four-year grants programme. The new grants programme, which will run from 2022 to 2026, is funded by London’s boroughs and will provide support to London’s most vulnerable residents. The challenges brought about by the […]

Class A drugs seized in car park in Carshalton

Class A Drugs Seized. Last week whilst on a late shift the local Safer Neighborhood Team stopped and searched a male in a local car park near Carshalton High Street that intelligence suggests is being used for drug dealing. The search was positive and officers seized a quantity of cocaine from the male. This action […]

Fire fighters from three stations attend blaze in flat

Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters were called to a flat fire on Devonshire Avenue in Sutton in the early hours of Wednesday Part of a four-roomed flat on the second floor of the building was damaged by fire. Two adults and two children left the building before the Brigade arrived. There were no […]