Many questions unanswered over death of student hit by train, parents say

The parents of a university student who was struck by a train after ending up on railway tracks have lamented the “many questions unanswered” about his death after an inquest returned an... Read more »

Parents who lost daughter to blood cancer fund research project – South London News

A mum and dad raising money for research into blood cancer in memory of their 18-year-old daughter have funded a vital new research project. Ruby Fuller, from Herne Hill, was 17 years... Read more »

Defeated Wandsworth Tory councillor blames losing on ‘young voters not following their parents’

A defeated Conservative councillor in Wandsworth – one of the London boroughs dramatically won by Labour on Thursday (May 5) – has blamed the Tories’ poor results on an influx of young... Read more »

Couple win battle to become legal parents of adult son born through surrogacy in the US

A family court judge has ruled that a couple whose adult son who was born through surrogacy in the US are his legal parents under English law, in what has been described as... Read more »

Parents fume at London school where kid ‘got detention for not wearing bike helmet’

A man was left fuming at a South London school where he claims his nephew had his bike taken off him by teachers for not wearing a helmet. It is one of... Read more »

Parents warned after schoolchildren plan April Fools Day water fight at South London shopping centre

Police have warned the public of a massive water fight that has been planned to take place on Friday (April 1) after school, outside the Southside Shopping Centre in Wandsworth, and have... Read more »

Parents’ fury as £32,650-a-year American School in London teaches there are ’64 genders’

Parents are furious at the £32,650-a-year American School in London for allegedly teaching their children there are ‘64 genders’ and standing by its ‘woke agenda’ despite a damming Ofsted report.  The school... Read more »

Parents fear kids with special needs will be left behind as help moves online

There are fears autistic children in Sutton are missing out on vital face to face therapy as many sessions have moved online. A petition to bring back in-person speech and language therapy... Read more »

Shopkeeper, 43, ‘stalked’ teenage girl and ‘insisted on marrying her before attacking her parents’, court hears

A mentally ill man demanded that a young girl marry him before attacking her parents at the family home, a court has heard. Muhammad Safdar, 43, is accused of stalking a teenager... Read more »

Parents mobilise against federation takeover – South London News

Hundreds of parents and carers have marched to prevent an “outstanding” school from being absorbed into a federation. Families of pupils of the Holland Park School community told mulit-academy trust (MAT) United... Read more »