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Natalie Sharp leaves the Old Bailey following the conviction of her daughter's murderer

Murdered Tia Sharp's mum and grandma to stand trial over 'racist attack'

Full to the brim: some streets have been had their bins empied

Rubbish service? Croydon Council fines contractor over missed bin collections

Photo: PA

London Underground walkout 2015: Survive the strike round two

Boxpark Croydon is planned to open in summer 2016

Boxpark Croydon 'will compete with Borough and Brixton markets'

Police looking for suspects after robbery of pensioners

Police looking for suspects after robbery of pensioners

Winner Jean-Pierre Drucker, right in the red, speeds through Kingston

Inspirational stories spur on riders to complete 100 mile RideLondon challenge 2015

Baboi, left, and Mihai were jailed for 24 weeks

'Organised criminal network' of mobile-phone thieves jailed for menacing shops across London

Hopefully the films won't make you this sleepy

Plans unveiled for rooftop cinema at East Croydon car park

The blaze started on a section of the Common near Croydon Road yesterday afternoon. Picture: London Fire Brigade

Grass fire "three times the size of Trafalgar Square" rips across Mitcham Common

Photo: PA

Tube strike expected to go ahead

Ride London: Send us your pictures and tell us your story

Ride London: Send us your pictures and tell us your story

Mind aims to demonstrate the therapeutic value of sport

Mental health charity holds football therapy sessions

Simon Cripps, chairman of the Purley BID

Purley BID in the market for Croydon Champions award

Croydon Library, in the Clocktower, has the most staff of the borough's libraries

More redundancies announced at Croydon's libraries

The horse and cart blocked the road for about 20 minutes (photo: Daniel Grossett)

Bizarre horse-and-cart 'protest' brings traffic to standstill in Croydon town centre


Generous: Matt Jafari from Mitcham at the Olympic stadium

Athletics: Sutton lad helps revive the London 2012 experience

Chief tormentor: Spencer bowler Jon Speller

Cricket: Malden Wanderers Wackett keen for a strong finish

Revenge: Lenny Daws

Boxing: Daws on revenge mission

Super-fast #1: Chad Miller

Athletics: Sibling rivalry can fire Miller brothers to the big time

Star quality: Worcester Park's Daniel Wolff has claimed gold in Los Angeles

Athletics: Special Olympics gold is dream come true for Worcester Park's Wolff

One of those days: Harry Aikines-Aryeetey, right, of Sutton & District AC

Athletics: Disappointed Aikines-Aryeetey will look to the future

Beijing-bound: Croydon Harriers Martyn Rooney

Athletics: Rooney looking to time build up to Beijing to perfection

Young at heart: Stacey Ward, in action at the British Championships, may be 30 years old, but she is enjoying a purple patch in form

Athletics: Herne Hill Harriers are not acting their age

Jack Fishwick (centre) with Wimbledon RFC teammates

PICTURES: Rugby sevens tournament supports Wimbledon player left paralysed after getting crushed in a scrum

Up in lights: The Croydon Harriers U15 girls sit top of the tree in the Olympic stadium

Athletics: Croydon Harriers storm home in the Olympic stadium

Remember what you've got: Andy Murray has few flaws to his tennis genius

House of Payne: Will we ever appreciate Andy Murray?

Wise words: Crystal Palace new boy Alex McCarthy loves the fans' passion at Selhurst Park

Crystal Palace: McCarthy hails Eagles faithful after QPR switch

Triumphant: Charlie Edwards enjoys a winning decision over Juan Hinostroza - next up is Louis Norman and his English flyweight title

Boxing: Edwards get his shot at flyweight English title

Work to do: Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew

Crystal Palace: Eagles not flying at their highest ahead of Cape Town Cup kick-off

National Sport

Mahela Jayawardene is in discussions with England

England approach Jayawardene

Mitchell Johnson had his name sung loudly by England's fans at Edgbaston

Johnson revelling in crowd banter

James Guy is a world champion

Guy thrilled with unexpected win

Warren Gatland's men are ramping up their World Cup preparations

Gatland: Players ready for Ireland

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