Archive for the ‘Burdon Lane’ Category

Attempted Bag Snatch in The Avenue, South Cheam

by Mary Burstow on 13 October, 2014

There was an attempt to snatch a lady’s handbag last Tuesday (7/10) at around 5.20pm in The Avenue near its junction with Wray Road .  The lady was walking up from Cheam and managed to prevent the theft by running to a nearby house to seek help.  The assailants were two white males driving a […]

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Abandonded Water Tank in Manor Road

by Mary Burstow on 8 April, 2014

A resident reported this water tank, which had been dumped in Manor Road.  I asked Sutton Council to remove it and hopefully it will be gone by the end of the day.  Many thanks Sutton Council.

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Violets in South Cheam

by Mary Burstow on 14 March, 2014

One of the things I love about South Cheam at this time of year, is the number of Violets you spot growing in the verges and in peoples front gardens.  They are a delight to behold.  I was especially pleased to see the white violets in Cuddington Way.  I do wonder if someone planted them […]

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South Cheam Crime Update

by Mary Burstow on 8 January, 2014

–  A 21-year-old man has been charged with burglary in Sandy Lane on Monday, 30 December 2013. A learner driver whilst on a lesson, had observed the suspect making off and noted the VRM.  This resulted in the arrest of a white male from Surrey.  He appeared at Croydon Magistrates Court on Thursday, 2 January […]

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Just what is happening in Manor Road?

by Mary Burstow on 22 November, 2013

  For a long time, the concrete basin at the junction of Manor Road, Arundel Road and the A217 has looked dreadful.  It was a magnet for fly tipping and litter, especially thoughtless dog walkers who threw their dog poo bags into the basin.  In the summer anti social individuals liked to gather in the […]

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Burgalries in Cheam

by Mary Burstow on 12 October, 2013

Police are carrying out extra uniformed and plain clothes patrols in Cheam to catch burglars who have broken into five local properties over the last two weeks. A number of police teams from Sutton are taking part including officers from the Cheam Safer Neighbourhoods Team who have even given up their rest days to carry […]

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Manor Road being resurfaced

by Mary Burstow on 19 September, 2013

I am so pleased to see that Manor Road is at last being resurfaced.  In recent years is has become increasingly pot holed and uneven.  Thank you Sutton Council.

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Police seize vehicle with no insurance from driveway

by Mary Burstow on 28 March, 2013

A driver aged in his early 50s got the surprise of his life when police officers seized the vehicle from his driveway that he had driven home in just five minutes earlier. Officers had been alerted to the small family saloon car by Sutton Council’s funded Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) cameras which are sited […]

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The Lawns – Hidden Sign

by Mary Burstow on 2 November, 2011

This road sign for The Lawns, is hidding behind the Ivy.  As the maintenance of the verge area comes under London Borough of Sutton, I have asked them to clear it.  The Lawns is a small cul de sac off of Burdon Lane.

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