• Surgeons tell NHS they oppose Epsom Hospital downgrade

    Consultants at Epsom Hospital and senior GPs in the area have sent a strongly worded open letter to the Epsom Guardian today making clear their opposition to proposals to downgrade their hospital. They have taken the extraordinary step because

  • Work begins on Kingston town centre sewer works

    One of Kingston town centre's busiest roads has been closed to traffic for two weeks while urgent sewer repairs are carried out. Thames Water has returned to Eden Street to fix a number of collapsed sewers which are threatening the structural integrity

  • Epsom town centre shops hit by power cut

    A power failure brought disruption to a string of shops in Epsom town centre this morning. Caffè Nero and Lloyds Pharmacy are among the shops reported a power failure after a fault occured shortly after 6am. The power was restored at 10.33am

  • Is BSBV putting cart before the horse?

    In the consultation document issued by the BSBV review, who this week announced they wanted to remove Epsom’s Maternity, Children’s and A&E services, they state one of the reasons for the changes is that there have been too many avoidable maternity

  • Jimmy Tarbuck questioned over child sex claim from 1970s

    Jimmy Tarbuck was arrested at his New Malden home in connection with an allegation of child sex abuse in the late 1970s, it emerged last night. The comedian, 73, was released on police bail after the arrest on April 26, in which he was questioned