Police have seized a drone after it was spotted flying over Wimbledon tennis ground.
It was seized just after 8.30am after it was flown over All England Lawn Tennis Club where the Wimbledon tournament will start on Monday.
It was being operated by a man at a nearby golf course.
Police officers in Merton have reminded the public that it is illegal to fly a drone within 50 metres of a building.
Anyone intending to fly a drone should give prior consideration to the surrounding landscape and any structures or venues.
While it is not our intention to prevent people from enjoying the use of drones, it is important that regulations are adhered to.
In what may come as a blow for tennis fans, the All England Lawn Tennis Club warned selfie sticks will not be allowed in.Read the full story ›
British Transport Police have released an image of man they would like to speak to following a sexual assault on a tram.
The incident happened between Belgrave Walk station in Mitcham and Dundonald Road station in Wimbledon on Wednesday 25 March shortly before 8am.
The 17-year-old girl boarded the tram at Belgrave Walk heading to Wimbledon but during the journey she was inappropriately touched and assaulted by a man.
Anyone with information is asked to contact British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40, or text 61016, quoting reference S-SUB/B7 of 17/04/15.
Information can also be passed anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
The owner of Dicky Birds Nurseries has released this statement following the inquest verdict today:
At the time we did not appreciate how dangerous jelly play could be. Immediately after the tragedy, we removed all free flow and food play from our nurseries. We remain devastated that the tragedy of this day two years ago cannot be undone and our thoughts remain with Tiya’s family.
A nursery in Wimbledon has been found to have failed to supervise a toddler who choked to death after eating raw jelly.Read the full story ›
With 49 weeks to go, ground staff at Wimbledon are already tearing up the turf and making sure Centre Court is ready in time for next year's Championships. And here's how it's done. The All England Club posted this short video on Vine showing the grass begin to disappear.
Pictures from Wimbledon.com/@Wimbledon/Vine
There are delays of up to an hour on South West Trains through Wimbledon after a person was hit by a train. Two out of four lines have been closed by the fatality.
MPs have declared more than £13,500 worth of Wimbledon 2014 tickets and hospitality. Among the beneficiaries were Labour's Deputy Leader Harriet Harman, Conservative, Mark Field, Shadow Sports Minister, Clive Efford and House of Commons speaker, John Bercow.
Organisations that donated seats in the prestigious Royal Box included the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) and the All England Club. A major tobacco company also offered tickets to the men's final between Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic.
On two separate occasions John Bercow was given seats in the Royal Box which had a total value of £6,210. Harriet Harman received two tickets from the All England Club to the Royal Box and lunch valued at £3,5590.