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'It was just part of the career': veteran pilot living in Surbiton's story as the RAF turns 100

Marking 100 years since the RAF was formed, Surbiton care home resident and Second World War pilot Phillip Johnson has shared his story.

'Mini-Holland' cycling schemes "appear to be effective" according to report

The London Assembly has found “mini-Holland” schemes, including Kingston’s Go Cycle project, “appear to be effective”.

Inspectors close Surbiton restaurant after finding 'extensive' cockroach infestation

Sarada Restaurant in Ewell Road has been forced to close after hygiene inspectors found a cockroach infestation was contaminating the food.

Contract to design and build £9million dementia home on Newent House site awarded

A new £9million dementia home in Surbiton is set to be designed and built by Willmott Dixon Construction Ltd after the council awarded the contract.

Kookoo in Surbiton named best Middle Eastern restaurant in UK

Surbiton has the best Middle Eastern restaurant in the country, according to judges at the Asian Restaurant Awards.

Surbiton firefighter 'humbled' by nomination for sustainability award at Parliament

A Surbiton-based firefighter and campaigner has been nominated for a national award for action taken on sustainability.

Tolworth project awarded £385,000 to involve community in regeneration plans

A project to transform and develop local pride in Tolworth has been given nearly £400,000 by Sadiq Khan.

Derelict house in Tolworth transformed and leased to homeless family

A homeless family has been housed in a previously derelict property in Tolworth, after Kingston Council worked with a developer to bring it up to scratch.

Two dead and five in hospital after shops and flats catch fire in Tolworth

Two men have died and five people have been taken to hospital after shops and flats caught fire in Tolworth.

Radical redevelopment plans for Tolworth Hospital approved by council

Plans for a state-of-the-art mental health facility at Tolworth Hospital have been approved by Kingston Council.

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