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Incomplete Oyster journeys cost commuters £53 million last year: Where does your station rank?
Stations around south London and north Surrey have ranked as some of the worst for charging commuters who fail to tap in and out properly. Read more
School warns about gangs after 14-year-old stabbed in the neck following fight
A school near Croydon town centre has issued a warning about gangs after a 14-year-old boy was stabbed in the neck during a fight nearby. Read more
Croydon tram crash victims 'ejected through windows' during derailment
Passengers travelling on the tram that left seven people dead when it derailed suffered fatal or serious injuries because they were ‘ejected’ through broken windows, a new report reveals. Read more
Vigilante paedophile hunters live stream 'sting' on Facebook
A group of vigilante paedophile hunters have live streamed a sting they carried out in South Norwood. Read more
Don't name streets after people in case they are paedophiles, councils told
Streets should no longer be named after local heroes because they might one day be found to be paedophiles, according to official guidance. Read more
Pub chain will be first to tell drinkers how many calories they are consuming
Pub-goers will soon learn how many pounds they are piling on while they are sinking pints. Read more
Row worsens between Southern and its staff over 'bullying' letter ahead of strike
The row between Southern and its staff has gotten even worse after the Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union accused the company of “bullying and intimidation”. Read more
Tram driver did not apply emergency brake and 'lost awareness' ahead of fatal crash
An investigation into the Croydon tram crash has found the driver did not apply the emergency break and that he may have “lost awareness”. Read more
Dog's death from licking toxic bread mould sparks warning to pet owners and parents
Pet owners are being warned to keep food recycling bins away from animals and children after the heart-breaking death of a family’s dog. Read more
Police investigating cash machine explosion at petrol station
An investigation has been launched after a cash machine blew up at a petrol garage in Purley. Read more

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