Långholmen FC prepare for Stockholm Cup final

Långholmen FC prepare for Stockholm Cup final

The Local's partner club Långholmen FC are getting ready for the biggest night in the young club's nine year history on Wednesday when they take on Sollentuna United in the final of the prestigious Stockholm Cup.

Penis enlargement ops linked to erection trouble

Penis enlargement ops linked to erection trouble

A dozen men in Sweden have suffered pain and erectile dysfunction after undergoing penis enlarging surgery, prompting one clinic to launch an inquiry into the use of the popular augmentation gel Macrolane.

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Fake cop groomed and handcuffed kids

A 25-year-old man in Skåne in southern Sweden is facing charges for grooming children over the internet, impersonating a police officer and handcuffing several of them.

Sweden Democrats must contain situation: expert

Sweden Democrats must contain situation: expert

The resignation of William Petzäll from the Sweden Democrats is a setback which the party can manage, but they have to ensure that it remains a unique event, according to political scientist Andreas Johansson Heinö.

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Hunters left baffled after elk body parts find

A team of Swedish hunters made a gruesome discovery when out patrolling the woods in central Sweden last Sunday when they stumbled upon a tray full discarded elk entrails.

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Swedish tax break millions fund overseas home renovations: report

Thousands of Swedes are taking advantage of the tax breaks on offer from the government for home improvements to spruce up their second homes on the French Riviera and elsewhere.

Silence won’t solve the problems with a multicultural society

Silence won’t solve the problems with a multicultural society

The problems of a multicultural Swedish society won’t solve themselves if our politicians, in fear of being called a "racist", don't break their silence on the issues, argues equal rights activist Bahareh Andersson.

Hunting elk is ‘in the DNA’ of Swedish hunters

Hunting elk is ‘in the DNA’ of Swedish hunters

As Sweden's autumn hunting season gets into full swing, the AFP's Igor Gedilaghine, gets a firsthand glimpse into Sweden's great elk hunt.

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Sweden Democrats call for Petzäll to vacate seat

The Sweden Democrats on Monday called on rogue MP William Petzäll to surrender his seat in Sweden's Riksdag and "instead focus his energies on a long term solution to his problems".

Sweden Democrats lose Riksdag seat

Sweden Democrats lose Riksdag seat

The Sweden Democrats have a lost a Riksdag seat following a decision by William Petzäll to leave the party and sit as an independent as a result of his alcohol and prescription drug abuse.

Arrests mar Helsingborg title celebration

Arrests mar Helsingborg title celebration

Several arrests were made in Helsingborg town centre on Sunday night as crowds gathered in their thousands to celebrations the local football team winning the Allsvenskan title.

Thousands apply to join Swedish hunting boom

Thousands apply to join Swedish hunting boom

Hunting is becoming more and more popular in Sweden with over 10,000 people taking their hunting certificate this year alone, representing a near 10 percent increase on last year.