An 80 year old grandmother has been killed on Cranleigh High Street after car hit a kerb and mounted the pavement outside the Arts Centre. The High Street was closed while the air ambulance landed. The pedestrian died at the scene. Two elderly people in the car were also injured and were flown to St George's Hospital in Tooting. Surrey Police is appealing for witnesses or anyone who saw the grey Honda Civic prior to the crash.
Thieves have stolen more than one hundred items of fur clothing in a smash and grab raid from a specialist retail unit in Cranleigh, Surrey, this week. It happened between 5.45pm and 10.30pm at Soho Furriers at Smithbrook Kilns on Horsham Road.
The clothing, including gilets, jackets, snoods, and hats were all made of, or trimmed with, fur and were grabbed from hanging rails. Detective Constable James Hilton said: 'This was an audacious burglary in which distinctive items have been stripped from the shop.'
Anyone with information is asked to contact Surrey Police on 101 quoting reference 45130005360. Alternatively the independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Steve Hancock from Broad Walk in Cranleigh sent us this Diamond Jubilee photograph. "Here’s a group shout from our Street Party", he said.