Pub attack victim named

A 46-year-old man who died after being assaulted outside a pub in Putney has been named by police.

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Queues to walk over Putney Bridge as train breaks down


District line is closed...Putney bridge is closed for am I supposed to get to work? ?? #london #tube


Broken down train causes District Line rush hour chaos

Rush hour commuters in south London faced long delays and frustrating journeys to work this morning after District Line services were suspended between Putney Bridge and Wimbledon for two hours.


Surprise surprise. Day 2 of work on Putney bridge and @districtline collapses with no replacement service whatsoever.


A broken down train between East Putney and Southfields meant commuters were forced to head to work by bus or on foot.


Dear London, Don't try to cross Putney Bridge this morning. You're welcome.



TfL advise cars to avoid Putney Bridge area


Wandsworth Council's repair works to Putney Bridge start today - for more info visit


Cyclists will need to dismount to cross Putney Bridge whilst Wandsworth Council carry out repairs


During repair works to Putney Bridge drivers are advised to change their routes to avoid disruption

Read: Putney Bridge closed for 3 months due to repair work

Putney Bridge closed for 3 months due to repair work

Putney Bridge has been closed for essential repair works. Credit: PA

Wandsworth Council will be carrying out major repair works on Putney Bridge, closing it to all vehicle traffic from today. The three month closure is part of a £1.5 million repair programme.

Pedestrians will be able to walk across the bridge, as will cyclists, although they will need to dismount. Transport for London (TfL) advised drivers to change route wherever possible to avoid disruption in the area.


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