London Fire Brigade issues warning after fire in Streatham
Two people were taken to hospital after a fire at a house on Aldrington Road in Streatham on Monday morning that's believed to have been caused by an unattended candle.
The man and woman were taken to hospital by the London Ambulance Service suffering from burns and smoke inhalation and discharged the same day.
Firefighters evacuated residents living in neighbouring properties as a precaution.
The fire affected a terraced house of three floors. Half of the first floor, the whole of the second floor and part of the roof were damaged in the blaze. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 12:31 pm
An Old Bailey jury has given a verdict of not guilty to a man accused of murder after a fight in Thornton Heath
The Jury had to decide whether 27 year old Jordan Glasgow stabbed Adrian Young deliberately or was fighting for his life.
24 year old Adrian who was known as Andre died two hours after being knifed in the fight in August last year.
The court how Mr Glasgow tried to run away but didn't get very far, and had to defend himself as he was being stabbed repeatedly with a bread knife. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 10:59 am
Hounslow Police Offer Reward
A £40,000 reward was offered on crimewatch last night to help solve a 40 year old murder of a Hounslow woman.
The murders of Lynne Weedon in Hounslow and Eve Stratford in Leyton remain unsolved despite extensive enquiries.
The reward is for any information leading to the identification, arrest and prosecution of the person or people responsible for the killings.
The murders were linked in July, 2006, after advances in technology determined the same DNA had been found on both victims.
Kingston residents to get help with energy bills
People in Kingston who use foodbanks are to start getting help towards their gas and electricity bills.
Energy company Npower will give them credits worth 49-pounds as part of a three-month trial.
The scheme’s also being tested in Durham and Gloucester and only pre-paid meter customers can qualify. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 3:40 am
Hammersmith flyover closure cancelled
A planned closure of Hammersmith flyover scheduled for this weekend has been cancelled.
Transport for London said refurbishment work is ahead of schedule meaning the westbound closure from today to Monday was no longer necessary. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 1:04 am
Thursday, 23 April 2015
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Tolworth Broadway being dug up less than two years after it was "revitalised"
Barely a year since works estimated to have cost £3 million were finished on Tolworth Broadway – the new Greenway is being redeveloped again.
Following the completion of the Tolworth Greenway, a number of reviews were undertaken to see if any changes were required.
A review focused on the needs of disabled users identified two separate serious concerns.
The first was the angle of the inset parking bays which cause particular problems for physically disabled users, whilst the second issue was the absence of any kerb separating the parking area from the pavement which is problematic for blind and partially sighted users.
It was therefore decided that work should be undertaken to re-level these bay by lowering them at the back and providing a kerb.
Advance warning letters were sent out to residents/businesses affected on the 24th of March advising them of the works, which have been causing traffic delays.
The works were programmed to be completed by the 8th of May, but they should now be completed by the 30th of April - a week earlier than originally planned.
It's not clear if the trees, which were planted last year and have since died, will be replaced.
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Kingston Pensioner Arrested
A 73-year-old woman from Kingston has been arrested on suspicion of running a brothel in Reading.
The pensioner was arrested in a home raid by Thames valley police yesterday.
Another woman was also arrested and handed over to the UK Border Agency.
The 73-year-old has been bailed until June 14th. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 7:12 pm
1975 murders of Eve Stratford and Lynne Weedon to feature on Crimewatch
The 1975 linked murders of Eve Stratford and Lynne Weedon are to feature on BBC Crimewatch tonight, 40 years after their brutal deaths.
The murders of Eve in Leyton and Lynne in Hounslow remain unsolved despite extensive enquiries but officers hope the passage of time may now encourage someone to come forward with information.
The murders were linked in July 2006 after a review and advances in technology determined that the same DNA had been found on both victims.
Man found not guilty of murder after fight in Thornton Heath
An Old Bailey jury has given a verdict of not guilty to a man accused of murder after a fight in Thornton Heath.
They had to decide whether 27 year old Jordan Glasgow stabbed Adrian Young deliberately or was fighting for his life.
24 year old Adrian who was known as Andre died two hours after being knifed in the fight in August last year.
The court how Mr Glasgow tried to run away but didn't get very far, and had to defend himself as he was being stabbed repeatedly with a bread knife. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 2:18 pm
Woman falls down sinkhole in Fulham
A woman's been taken to hospital after disappearing through a hole in the ground with a shopping trolley in Fulham.
Local stall holders say the area in North End Road had been blocked off with tables and chairs to stop people walking over it.
Photos of the sinkhole were posted on Twitter shortly after it caved in at around 9 o'clock this morning.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 11:55 am
Arrest after man has hand slashed in Wimbledon robbery
A man has had his hand slashed in a robbery in Wimbledon.
Police were called to reports that man had been robbed in Alexandra Road at 6.15 yesterday evening.
They found a 22-year-old suffering from slash wounds to his hand – he was taken to hospital by ambulance and has since been discharged.
A 21-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 11:29 am
Motorcyclist hospitalised with potentially life changing injuries
A motorcyclist has been hospitalised with potentially life changing injuries after a collision in Esher.
It happened at the junction of Portsmouth Road and Station Road at around 8.35 this morning.
The man riding the motorbike has been taken to St George's Hospital in Tooting with serious injuries after the collision with a Ford Focus car.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 11:08 am
Wandsworth Police live tweeting
Wandsworth Police is shedding light on what goes on in a standard day for its force today.
It's doing their second live tweetathon – putting details of all the calls it receives in the 12 hours from 10 in the morning on social media.
You can keep up to date with it by searching the hashtag #MPSWandsworthLive' on the social network.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 10:52 am
Samoan international to joins Quins next season
Harlequins have announced that Samoan international Winston Stanley will join the Twickenham club from next season.
The 26-year-old centre will arrive from the Highlanders in New Zealand.
Quins Director of Rugby Conor O'Shea says Stanley is a 'classic case of a player who does the simple things well'.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 10:50 am
Police ask where is the money pocketed by so-called "Hound of Hounslow"?
The hunt is on for the £26 million allegedly pocketed by a rogue financial trader from Hounslow accused of triggering a Wall Street crash.
36 year old Navinder Singh Sarao was warned at Westminster Magistrates' Court yesterday that he faces a 380-year prison sentence in the United States.
Sarao allegedly masterminded – from his home computer – the 'Flash Crash' of 2010 in which almost a trillion dollars was wiped from global share prices.
The 'Hound of Hounslow' as he’s now been dubbed, said the FBI's fraud allegations were 'a bolt from the blue'. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 9:41 am
Lambs killed in horrific attack in Bedfont
Hounslow police are appealing for information after two new-born lambs were killed in what’s been described as a "despicable" attack.
The lambs, which were less than a day old, were beaten to death in Bedfont Lakes Country Park sometime after late afternoon on Friday the 10th April.
Officers are looking for three youths around 16 to 18 seen in the area at the time.
They’re described as white and of average height; one had scruffy ginger hair; two had short brown hair and one had a noticeable gap between in his front teeth.
PC Jody Whitehouse, the investigating officer, said:
I am appealing for any information to this despicable act which has not only caused distress to the owner but also to members of public who use the park and see the sheep on a daily basis.
I am also appealing to the three males to contact us, or anyone who recognises them from the descriptions to contact us, so we can speak to them regarding this incident.
Anyone who recognises the three males or who has any information about the incident can contact PC Whitehouse at Feltham Police Station via 101.
Anyone who wishes to remain anonymous can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via crimestoppers-uk.org.
Lamb pictured was not lamb killed. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 9:38 am
Kingston council faces the first case of it's kind in the UK
Kingston council is being sued for failing to ensure a polling station was accessible to people with disabilities.
In the first case of its kind in the UK, Adam Lotun, a wheelchair user, claims his human rights were breached.
Mr Lotun had attempted to vote at last year's European and local elections when he discovered he was unable to get into the polling station at the Sunray Community Centre in Tolworth - despite signs stating it had disabled access.
Kingston Council says work is under way to ensure its polling station is fully accessible for the general election. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 6:07 am
Wednesday, 22 April 2015
Kingston Police Go Beyond Call Of Duty
A woman who’s been living in extreme condition for over 6 months has been helped to get back on her feet by Kingston police officers.
The distressed woman walked into her GP surgery and told them her partner had died.
PC Jemma Lyons and PC Andrew Stone were sent to investigate and discovered the woman had been living in terrible conditions.
Elderly residents rescued from fire at care home in Cheam
14 elderly residents have been rescued from a fire at a residential care home in The Avenue in Cheam.
The blaze broke out at 2.12am.
Emergency crews arrived to find fire officers hosing the blazing roof at the Abbey Cheam Care Centre whilst other fire officers evacuated the five residents on the first floor.
Police officers immediately entered the building and lifted nine residents from their beds on the ground floor - removing drips and catheters to do so.
They carried them outside the building to safety.
A resident in The Avenue volunteered to open his door to accept residents from the privately run care home until transportation could be arranged with Sutton Council to take the residents to the company’s homes in Wallington and Banstead.
The last residents, who were aged in the 70s and 80s, had been transported to safe accommodation. Three members of staff were also evacuated safely.
At one time, six fire engines and other support appliances were on the scene. Police in Sutton called in support from officers in two nearby boroughs - Wimbledon and Kingston.
Police are not treating the fire as suspicious posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 1:33 pm
Police have arrested a man and woman following a drugs raid at an address in Morden
Officers found around 20 suspected cannabis plants growing in a tent in a back bedroom at a property in Halesowen Road.
A 34 year old man and 31 year old woman were arrested on suspicion of drugs related offences and have been bailed to the end of May. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 1:29 pm
Conman from Epsom jailed
A conman from Epsom who sold pirated versions of DVDs imported from China on websites such as eBay and Play has been ordered to repay almost £500,000.
61 year old Trevor Pegg was jailed for three years in January after being convicted on 13 counts – including importing and supplying counterfeit goods and money laundering.
It followed a prosecution brought by Trading Standards in Surrey.
Pegg returned to Court for a Proceeds of Crime Act hearing to reclaim cash from his available assets, which include two mortgage-free homes. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 1:28 pm
A murderer has been jailed for life after handing himself in last year at Wandsworth police station
39 year old Tayo Wesley stabbed a grandfather in August at the Mau Mau bar in Portobello Road in revenge for an incident 15 years earlier.
Wesley believed 59 year old Anthony Charlery was responsible for the death of his sister even though the latter had been acquitted of her manslaughter.
He claimed he did not mean to kill but lost control, chasing Anthony across the road and stabbing him twice – he will serve a minimum of 21 years. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 1:27 pm
Trader in court
A financial trader accused of helping trigger a multi-billion dollar Wall Street crash says he will contest a request for his extradition to the United States.
36-year-old Navinder Singh Sarao from Hounslow is appearing at Westminster Magistrates' Court.
He's alleged to have made millions from the so-called 'flash crash' in 2010, when billions of dollars were wiped off American shares in just five minutes. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 1:24 pm
National Trust opens its first garden centre in Morden
The 5,000 square metre garden is the only outlet in the UK to be completely peat free.
Over 7,500 plants are on offer, which include over 100 varieties of rose.
The plants and flowers come from National Trust sites across the UK - the team says when you take a plant home from Morden Hall, you are taking a little bit of National Trust history with you.
All staff from the previous garden centre, who were worried about losing their jobs when it closed, have been retained by National Trust, and have been given new, and bigger roles.
Ed Ikin is National Trust Manager for Morden Hall Park, he explains the reason why the centre is peat free.
Peat is a fantastic carbon store, it is a great habitat for wildlife and helps with water management. However, peatlands in this country have been damaged over hundreds of years through cultivation and drainage, and we are trying to reverse this by using environmentally friendly alternatives.
Planned closures on the M4 near Heathrow
Sections of the M4 will be inaccessible in a series of phased overnight closures near Heathrow for three weeks from Monday.
Stretches of carriageway and slip roads will be closed to allow almost 4 miles of resurfacing.
It will affect the motorway eastbound between junctions 4 and 3, and the westbound slip roads at junctions 4, 4b and 5.
Clearly signed diversion routes will be in place during the closures and the work is expected to be completed in mid-May. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 9:39 am
Ongoing concussion symptoms prevent Harlequin full-back from playing
Harlequin’s director of rugby Conor O'Shea has admitted England full-back Mike Brown may not play again this season due to ongoing concussion symptoms.
He hasn't played since England's final game of the Six Nations against France last month.
Brown was knocked out after a collision with another player during the win over Italy at The Stoop over nine weeks ago - and he's still suffering headaches. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 9:25 am
A financial trader from Hounslow faces extradition to the US
A financial trader from Hounslow is due in court today after US authorities accused him of contributing to the 2010 Wall Street "flash crash".
The US Department of Justice wants to extradite 36 year old Navinder Singh Sarao on charges of wire fraud, commodities fraud and market manipulation.
The crash wiped billions of dollars off the value of US shares in minutes. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 9:23 am
Scarlet Johansson attends premiere at Westfield
Scarlett Johansson's revealed she would like her own Marvel spin-off movie, after reprising the role of Black Widow for the fourth time in the new Avengers film.
Age Of Ultron had its UK premiere at the Westfield shopping centre in Shepherd’s Bush last night ahead of its release tomorrow. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 9:21 am
Car fire closes a Surrey section of the M25
The M25 is currently closed clockwise between Junction 10 the Wisley Interchange and Junction 11 Chertsey.
This is due to a car on fire at around 8am - emergency services are now on the scene to assess damage to the road.
As a result there are very long delays in the area.
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posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 8:33 am
Tuesday, 21 April 2015
Update on Cobham Services after last Friday's fire
Cobham Services on the M25 will not be fully reopened until later this week following a fire.
The blaze in the KFC restaurant broke out on Friday morning, but the HGV parking area, filling station and forecourt reopened later that day.
KFC said its restaurant sustained extensive damage and is unlikely to reopen for several months.
However the onsite hotel will open again this evening and the service station's other restaurants and shops will be trading again by Friday.
Fulham could mathematically avoid relegation tonight
Fulham could have Championship survival confirmed tonight, despite not playing until Saturday.
If third-from-bottom Millwall fail to beat Blackburn, they'll be unable to catch the Whites in their remaining fixtures.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 10:52 am
Manchester United star congratulates Chelsea on 'title they are about to win'
Former Chelsea midfielder Juan Mata has congratulated his old club on 'the title they are about to win'.
Writing on his website, the Manchester United star says Saturday's game between the two sides gave him mixed feelings.
He says he was angry about the defeat for United, but added that he was proud of the reception he was given from the Chelsea fans.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 10:28 am
Surrey Youngsters are asked to take part in an online survey
Young people in Surrey are asked to respond to a survey to find the best way to communicate the dangers posed by radicalisation.
Anyone under the age of 18 is asked to spend around ten minutes filling out the national online questionnaire of 21 questions.
The anonymous answers will be used to find out how young people in the UK might be persuaded to travel to areas of conflict such as Syria and Iraq.
The questionnaire can be found by visiting http://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/139832MNCUQ/?x=001.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 9:25 am
Chiswick woman named after fatal accident
A woman killed in an accident in Shepherd’s Bush has been named.
50 year old Carol Elizabeth Thomas who was from Chiswick died after being hit by a bus on Westfield Way last Wednesday.
The driver of the bus was arrested and taken to a west London police station – he’s been bailed to return on a date in May.
Police are asking any witnesses to contact them. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 7:16 am
Pop-up kitchen to open on Sutton High Street this Saturday
A pop-up kitchen is coming to Sutton to encourage residents to get healthier this spring.
There’ll be plenty on offer to tantalise the taste buds including live cooking demonstrations and free tasters of freshly-cooked local food.
Locals will also be able to enter the Sutton Food Quiz with a chance to win a month’s supply of vegetables from Sutton Community Farm.
6 fortnightly events will run on Sutton High Street starting this Saturday 25th April.
Find out more here posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 5:09 am
Monday, 20 April 2015
Kingston Business Woman Ordered to Repay Criminal Profit
A Kingston business woman has been ordered to pay over £200,000 or face nearly 3 years in prison after being found guilty of VAT fraud.
Jasvinder Mahal of King Charles road was sentenced to 12 months in jail last year after she pleaded guilty to four counts of cheating the public revenue.
Mahal submitted false VAT returns using fake invoices. She’s been banned from being a company director for 7 years. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 6:36 pm
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It’s the turn of Richmond Park, and as Lucy Mayer explains, one topic that has united party candidates and voters alike, is the issue of Heathrow expansion.
Kingston Police to use live video broadcast during tweetathon
The second live tweetathon from police in Kingston will feature live video broadcasts of their day.
The force will be using the Periscope app to bring live coverage of what's going on this Friday.
Borough commander Glenn Tunstall has described it as a 'whole new opportunity' to see what they're doing there and then.
He says there will be risks, but it's about the force being transparent.
You can follow what's happening on Friday using the hashtag #MPSKingstonLive on Twitter.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 3:35 pm
Level crossing to be closed over safety fears
Damaged rail tracks mean a level crossing in New Malden is to be closed over four consecutive nights starting tonight.
The tracks at the Elm Road crossing need to be replaced immediately.
Network Rail made the decision following a recent inspection. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 3:08 pm
Londoners asked to put on their yellow wellies for the RNLI
The RNLI is issuing its own call for help, appealing for volunteers and fundraisers to get involved with ‘Mayday’, the charity’s forthcoming national fundraising event which will take place from 1–4 May this year.
Volunteers will be at train stations across London next Tuesday, collecting donations for the charity, which saves lives at sea.
Stations include Clapham Junction, Kingston and Wimbledon.
Surrey’s Police and Crime Commissioner Kevin Hurley has today unveiled the latest addition to Surrey Search and Rescue’s vehicle fleet
Victor is a custom built VW Amarok – which has been donated to the team at a cost of £32,000 to the Police and Crime Commissioners office.
Over 2,000 people go missing in the county every year.
Team members are trained to find and give first aid to anyone who is reported missing or lost and evacuate them to safety. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 1:41 pm
Man wanted in connection with Hounslow assault
Police have released CCTV images of a man wanted in connection with a report of sexual assault on a bus in Hounslow.
In March, a 22-year-old woman and the suspect boarded a Route 285 in Kingston, which was travelling to Heathrow Airport.
The victim challenged the suspect when he touched her inappropriately and he got off the bus at Hampton Road West re-boarding another 285 a little later.
The suspect is Asian; slim with short, dark spiked hair - he was wearing glasses, a parka-style coat and carried a distinctive dark sports bag with a white end panel. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 1:41 pm
Mourinho almost believed Fellaini wouldn't play against Chelsea
Jose Mourinho has revealed he was nearly duped into believing Marouane Fellaini wouldn't start for Manchester United at Stamford Bridge.
The Chelsea manager spent last week preparing his team to nullify the threat of the Belgian, using Kurt Zouma to nullify his aerial strength.
But a doorman at Chelsea's pre-match hotel thought he'd seen Fellaini turn up there, meaning he wouldn't be available to play.
But Mourinho was unsure whether to believe him, so decided to look for himself, discovering it was Fellaini's twin brother, Mansour.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 1:37 pm
Sutton 'Community Day of Action'
Police will be encouraging residents to report 'hate crimes' as part of a community day of action on Thursday.
Officers will be staffing the borough's Community Safety vehicle in Sutton Town Centre between 10am and 2pm.
It’s to promote awareness that crime, targeting people on the basis of disability, sexual orientation, gender, race or religious faith, needs to be reported and investigated.
Hate crime includes verbal and physical abuse ranging from naming calling in the street through to having property damaged or being attacked posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 11:19 am
Pilot arrested at Heathrow
An airline pilot’s been arrested at Heathrow after allegedly being found with knives in his hand luggage.
The 61-year-old was detained in the airport’s staff search area just after 9pm on Saturday - an hour before he was due to fly to Hong Kong.
The Cathay Pacific flight with 262 passengers on board, was delayed overnight as no relief crew could be organised.
The pilot was arrested on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon in a public place - he was released on bail until next month. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 11:18 am
Advice for smokers after Balham flat fire
Smokers are being warned to make sure their cigarettes are properly extinguished after a flat fire in Balham.
The blaze badly damaged the ground floor property on Byrne Road on Saturday morning.
The woman who lived there was led to safety by her neighbours who lived in the flat above – they'd been alerted by a smoke alarm sounding.
She was taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation.
Investigators believe the fire was started by a carelessly discarded cigarette.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 10:45 am
London Scottish hammered by Yorkshire Carnegie
In Championship rugby action yesterday London Scottish went down 46-7 at promotion contenders Yorkshire Carnegie.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 5:42 am
Suzy Lamplugh charity says stalking treated like joke
Experts say there's a link between people obsessed with social networks and spending time online - and cyberstalking.
It's as a charity claims stalking is still treated too much like a 'joke' - with insensitive T-shirts people can buy on the internet and elsewhere adding to the problem.
In July 1986, 25-year-old Fulham estate agent Suzy Lamplugh disappeared while showing a client round a house.
That same year a trust was set up in her name. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 4:06 am
Pietersen fails on Surrey county return
It's been a disappointing personal return to cricket's County Championship for Kevin Pietersen.
He made just 19 for Surrey on the opening day of their Division Two game at Glamorgan.
But there were centuries for team-mates Kumar Sangakkara and Steven Davies.
They’ll resume later on 348 for 3 in their first innings.
'Phantom Framer' on streets of Teddington
If you live in Teddington, you may have noticed that many street signs, from road names to warnings to clear up dog mess, have been decorated with gold frames.
It's all the work of the Phantom Framer – who wishes to remain anonymous.
They've made their mark on dozens of signs in the town, but Richmond Council has already started getting rid of the glitzy frames.
A petition to stop the council removing the frames has reached 200 signatures.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 2:00 pm
UPDATE: Smoke from fire carried by wind towards Heathrow
Wind is carrying smoke from a fire towards Heathrow Airport.
The blaze, in a storage unit on The Common in West Drayton, broke out just after 11.15.
There are currently six fire engines and 35 firefighters on the scene tackling it - London Fire Brigade says the smoke should dissipate soon
Photo: @sepcoleposted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 1:00 pm
Shoplifting arrest in Sutton thanks to 'shop safe' radio system
A call on Sutton town centre's 'shop safe' radio system, which retailers and businesses use to alert police to suspicious behaviour, has led to an arrest of a woman for shoplifting.
Police received a report that woman in her 20s had left a shop in the High Street on Thursday with items of clothing she hadn't paid for.
A PCSO was on patrol on his bike nearby and detained the woman. posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 1:00 pm
Chelsea legend linked with Brentford job
Former West Ham and Watford manager Gianfranco Zola has been linked with the Brentford job.
That’s after the Italian, who was sacked as manager of Serie A side Cagliari in March, was spotted talking to Bees owner Matthew Benham at Griffin Park yesterday.
Incumbent Brentford manager Mark Warburton will leave the club at the end of the season.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 12:00 pm
Home care service appealing for volunteers
A home care service is appealing for more volunteers to come forward.
Carers with Home Instead complete tasks ranging from housework, to shopping or meal preparation.
Claire Jefferies is director at the Wimbledon and Kingston service.
Her own experience, encouraged her to get involved.
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