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Tesco reveals new master plan for Tolworth Toby Jug site

Tesco has revealed a ‘master plan’ for the old Toby Jug site in Tolworth, including shops and community use areas.

Surbiton needle exchange move 'snuck in under the radar'

Public health bosses have only themselves to blame for determined opposition to a planned move of drug rehab services in Surbiton, residents and business owners have said.

Treatment for addiction could be moved from Surbiton Health Centre to Hollyfield House in Hollyfield Road, alongside services for people with mental health issues. More than 500 people have signed a petition opposing the plans. Mary Marshall, who runs nearby Avondale gym, said Kingston Council had put up a “smokescreen” and failed to consult properly.

Burst pipe leaves 2,000 residents without water

Thames Water is still working to fix a huge water main that burst on Saturday, leaving thousands without water.

The 30in pipe burst at the Hogsmill sewage works at 7.30am, and left about 2,000 people with either low water pressure or no water at all. A Thames Water spokeswoman said this morning: "The pipe is still being fixed as it's a large pipe and we have to work slowly and carefully to avoid it bursting again.

Tolworth Girls' School expansion plans 'crucial' for borough's school place crisis

Plans to expand and refurbish Tolworth Girls’ School and build 106 new homes on its former playing field have been submitted to Kingston Council.

Knollmead headteacher will not return "for a period of time"

A headteacher, who vowed to change the fortunes of a primary school rated inadequate by Ofsted inspectors within a year, will not be returning "for a period of time".

Emma Kelty joined Knollmead Primary School in Tolworth last September, weeks after inspectors visited the school and placed it in a category of concern with several "serious weaknesses". In October, Ms Kelty gave an interview to the Surrey Comet in which she pledged to turn Knollmead into an outstanding school within a year of her headship.

Tolworth Court Farm revealed as site of proposed Kingston country park

A historic medieval farm, which once hosted an illegal rave, could become a new country park for Kingston.

Two women left with head and facial injuries after attack in Surbiton

Three people have been arrested after two women were assaulted on a night out in Surbiton.

Plans for Tolworth Hospital to undergo £60m redevelopment

Tolworth Hospital is to get a £60m makeover, including a major redevelopment of the site with new wards being built.

Tesco plans 700-home development for Tolworth Toby Jug site

Tesco is planning a massive residential development of about 700 homes on the Tolworth Toby Jug site.

Tolworth to be redeveloped . . . again

Barely a year since works estimated to have cost £3 million were finished on Tolworth Broadway – the new Greenway is being redeveloped.

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  • SurreyComet.co.uk : 1 day 16 hours ago
    Tesco has revealed a ‘master plan’ for the old Toby Jug site in Tolworth, including shops and community use areas.
  • SurreyComet.co.uk : 4 days 16 hours ago
    Public health bosses have only themselves to blame for determined opposition to a planned move of drug rehab services in Surbiton, residents and business owners have said. Treatment for addiction could be moved from Surbiton Health Centre to Hollyfield House in Hollyfield Road, alongside services for people with mental health issues. More than 500 people have signed a petition opposing the plans. Mary Marshall, who runs nearby Avondale gym, said Kingston Council had put up a “smokescreen” and failed to consult properly.
  • SurreyComet.co.uk : 5 days 8 hours ago
    Phones 4u workers in Surbiton were at risk of losing their jobs today, after the firm slid into administration.
  • SurreyComet.co.uk : 5 days 11 hours ago
    Thames Water is still working to fix a huge water main that burst on Saturday, leaving thousands without water. The 30in pipe burst at the Hogsmill sewage works at 7.30am, and left about 2,000 people with either low water pressure or no water at all. A Thames Water spokeswoman said this morning: "The pipe is still being fixed as it's a large pipe and we have to work slowly and carefully to avoid it bursting again.
  • SurreyComet.co.uk : 5 days 15 hours ago
    Plans to expand and refurbish Tolworth Girls’ School and build 106 new homes on its former playing field have been submitted to Kingston Council.