Does this Weybridge dog hold the key to England’s World Cup campaign?

The pressure is on for a Weybridge pooch hoping to be this year’s answer to Paul the Octopus.Back in 2010, the octopus, who lived at the Sea Life Centre in Oberhausen, Germany, accurately predicted all of his team’s [Read entire story]

Contractors for Rosebery Housing Association chop down much-loved tree in West Ewell by mistake

A distressed woman is having trouble sleeping after her beloved tree was chopped down by mistake.Yildiz Doherty, 72, from Scott Close, West Ewell, said an evergreen tree in her front garden was felled by Rosebery [Read entire story]

Govia Thameslink worst for ‘station skipping’

More than 160 trains a day in Britain are skipping stations, a BBC investigation has discovered.Figures show it happens most often on trains run by Govia Thameslink.Nearly 2% of services on its Southern, Gatwick Express, [Read entire story]

Beddington-based Roy-Dogson backs England to beat Uruguay after correctly predicting Italy result

Psychic canine Roy Dog-son has predicted a victory for England in their Thursday night game against Uruguay.The four-legged football expert was lapping it up Saturday night, after he correctly guessed Italy would [Read entire story]

Stoners played catch with raver’s severed finger at sorting office rave in East Croydon

Ravers played catch with a boy’s finger which got ripped off during the rave in the old sorting office in Croydon.But the teenager who lost his little finger was determined to ‘skank it out’ for as long as possible [Read entire story]

Trains across Britain missed stops 160 times a day, figures reveal

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGovia Thameslink worst for "station skipping"Trains in Britain missed scheduled stops at stations on average 160 times a day, the BBC has [Read entire story]

Crystal knob sets Clapham bedroom on fire

A beaming crystal knob sent a bedroom up in flames after the sun refracted through it.The shiny doorknob started a house fire in Rodenhurst Road, Clapham, on Monday, July 7, at 8.20am.The culprit: A shiny [Read entire story]

London man in court over Gravesend nightclub car crash

Image copyright @Sonny_Powar/PA Image caption Mohammed Abdul is accused of driving a car into Blake's [Read entire story]

Squirrel starts blaze at electrical substation in Leatherhead

A squirrel set fire to an electrical substation yesterday.The squirrel was electrocuted by a 33,000-volt shock when it jumped on the substation in Springfield Drive, Leatherhead, at about 10.30am.The electrical [Read entire story]

Son of murdered journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia speaks out about ‘threats’ six months on from mother’s horrific car bomb death

The son of murdered Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia has said the family is still suffering "relentless" smears and threats six months on from her death. Speaking [Read entire story]