Archive for the ‘The Avenue’ Category

Fire at The Abbey nursing home in The Avenue

by Mary Burstow on 22 April, 2015

Police joined London Fire Brigade officers to rescue 14 elderly residents from a fire at The Abbey residential care home in The Avenue, Cheam, shortly after 02:00hrs on Wednesday, 22 April. Emergency response officers from Sutton Police station were called by LFB at 02:12hrs and arrived to find fire officers hosing the blazing roof at […]

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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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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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Youth Art Exhibition

by Mary Burstow on 6 March, 2014

The now finished Youth Art Exhibiton at the Europa Gallery was just amazing.  I was blown away with the quality of art produced by Suttons Schools.  It was an absolute pleasure to wander around and enjoy the pictures and sculptures.  Well done to all involved.

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More Trees for Cheam

by Mary Burstow on 21 October, 2013

The London Borough of Sutton has been awarded a grant to help plant 395 trees.  31 of which will be planted in Cheam.  Sutton was among several councils in the capital to be awarded a grant from the RE:LEAF Mayor’s Street Tree Initiative. The scheme awards funds from the Mayor of London and is managed […]

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