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6 of the best places to get dessert in south London

6 of the best places to get dessert in south London

Dane Bowers and Sophia Cahill pictured entering Croydon Magistrates Court last year.

Croydon pop star Dane Bowers 'attacked former Miss Wales girlfriend in row over glitter'

Left to rot: Horse and foal left for days out on a Woodmansterne field

Left to rot: Horse and foal left for days out on a Woodmansterne field

MP questions value of new Brighton to London railway line

MP questions value of new Brighton to London railway line

The coach pictured in the early hours by Surrey Road Cops

Update: M25 in Surrey re-opened after coach smash injured six people

Company bosses banned after investigation found transactions deprived the Treasury £19m in VAT

Company bosses banned after investigation found transactions deprived the Treasury £19m in VAT

RUNNING: Your guide to 5k, 10k, marathons and beyond in south London this August and September

RUNNING: Your guide to 5k, 10k, marathons and beyond in south London this August and September

Man in court following fatal hit and run

Man in court following fatal hit and run

The crashed coach. Picture: Surrey Road Cops

M25 in Surrey partially closed after coach crash - Six in hospital

FILM REVIEW: Why Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation (12A) is like cake

FILM REVIEW: Does the world need Mission Impossible - Rogue Nation (12A)?

Claire Lewis at the Croydon Community Food Store

CROYDON CHAMPIONS: Mum-of-four gives hours to help food bank

Charity cricket match ends in a tie

Charity cricket match ends in a tie

Paul Drinkhall shows how it is done

Top table tennis player on hand to offer up tips

Concerned residents in Ockley Road

Office block "will infringe on our human rights"

The winners and judges

Twins take top honours at Croydon talent show

Has Banksy been to Croydon?

Has Banksy been to Croydon?

PICTURED: Do you Love (Actually) Caterham restaurant's Bill Nighy-inspired makeover?

PICTURED: Do you Love (Actually) Caterham restaurant's Bill Nighy-inspired makeover?

Work is set to officially begin at Cane Hill

675 home development work set to begin almost 25 years after asylum closed down

Get the oven on: The Tiger Who Came to Tea is coming to Croydon

Get the oven on: The Tiger Who Came to Tea is coming to Croydon

Philip Mensah, 31, is wanted by police for breaching the terms of his licence since being released from prison.

Prison breach: Lambeth man with links to Croydon and Greenwich hunted by police

Live news and traffic blog: Friday, July 24

Live news and traffic blog: Friday, July 24

Crystal Palace Park dinosaurs to get new lease of life

Crystal Palace Park dinosaurs to get new lease of life

Surrey legend Adam Hollioake on the Ashes, Lashings and playing Viv Richards

Surrey legend Adam Hollioake on the Ashes, Lashings and playing Viv Richards

Stock image

London Waterloo closes two platforms because of signalling problems

Franklin Vernon with his granddaughter Nicolette Samuels

Grieving father pleads with Home Office to let him fly to UK for his daughter's funeral

The Ashes: Feast on Aussie food and drink in South London

The Ashes: Feast on Aussie food and drink in South London

Croydon Council wants the Bakerloo line to be extended to the borough

Bakerloo line extension to Croydon 'will be considered', says TfL

Live news blog: Thursday, July 23

Live news blog: Thursday, July 23

Coun Alison Butler, deputy leader, Mayor Patricia Hay-Justice, Coun Humayun Kabir, for Bensham Manor, unveiled the Bensham Manor commemorative stone in Trumble Gardens on Tuesday

Rock around: New Addington's infamous boulders are back - and they're everywhere

"Sir Cash King", inset, and Benson's music website

Cartoon criminal dubbed 'Sir Cash King' jailed for stealing £1.3m through fake music website

Tube trains: due to arrive in Croydon?

Is the Tube coming to Croydon? Council preparing ambitious bid for Bakerloo line extension

Soul singer Angie Brown

Angie Brown gets crowds dancing at the London Road Carnival

VIDEO: James Bond takes on an old foe in the new Spectre trailer

VIDEO: James Bond takes on an old foe in the new Spectre trailer

Seven people were injured when bus crashed into Portland Road bridge

Bus that lost roof in South Norwood crash was SIXTH vehicle to plough into bridge in 15 months

13 things to see and do at Ambition Festival in Croydon this weekend

13 highlights at Ambition Festival in Croydon this weekend

Ed has been described as thin and with overgrown nails, but recovering from the ordeal

Children rescue Yorkshire terrier thrown in rubbish bin

Late Thameslink train? You could be in line for a cash handout at the station

Late Thameslink train? You could be in line for a cash handout at the station

The Croydon South MP and Coulsdon traders have criticised the lack of alternative parking

Warnings of 'traffic chaos' and threat to small businesses after Coulsdon car park shuts down

South London fish and chip shops make UK shortlist

South London fish and chip shops make UK awards shortlist

Neelam Shah has been nominated for a charity volunteer award

CROYDON CHAMPIONS: Volunteer has given her time to charity since she was 13

Kidspace, Croydon

SUMMER HOLIDAYS: 7 of the best indoor play areas for children in South London

Alan Titchmarsh’s golden rule for gardening is simply genius

Alan Titchmarsh has a simple yet genius tip that all gardeners should follow

Cyclists pass through Leatherhead town centre last year

Road closures - Thousands of cyclists to pass through south west London and Surrey

The guns were found buried under garden gnomes, paving slabs and flowerpots

'Sinister' stash of lethal weapons found buried under garden gnomes and flowerpots at South Norwood house

London Ambulance Service photo of the bus crash scene in South Norwood

Seven injured as bus roof is ripped off in South Norwood bridge crash

Police cordoned off a large area around London Road following the stabbings (photo: @ShanqMarie)

Second man charged over triple stabbing in Thornton Heath

Children from local primary schools joined charity staff and former Reedham pupils to mark the erection of the signs

Purley children's charity celebrates historic link to railway station that took its name

Jourdan Dacosta

Decorator jailed for seven years over drugs offences

Lightning over London and North Surrey (photo by Adam Davies)

Lightning storms light up London's skyline

Axford leaving Croydon Crown Court in 2013

Facing jail again: yacht-owning former council candidate who conned his way to £29,000

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