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Police Act After Spate of Robberies on Wandsworth School Children
Police Act After Spate of Robberies on Wandsworth School Children

Patrols increased and specialist team on the case

A Round Up of Major Developments in Wandsworth
A Round Up of Major Developments in Wandsworth

A guide to help you keep track of what's being built and what's planned

Wandsworth Youth Council Aiming to Make a Difference
Wandsworth Youth Council Aiming to Make a Difference

Focus is on knife crime, climates change and homelessness

Local Lebanese Triumphs At National Awards Ceremony
Local Lebanese Triumphs At National Awards Ceremony

Waleema scoops up a Deliveroo top restaurant prize

Southfields Artist Credits NHS For Getting Her Back To Art
Southfields Artist Credits NHS For Getting Her Back To Art

Woman's fight to reclaim her life from the dragon of fibromyalgia helped by St George!

Local Charity Secures National Lottery Support
Local Charity Secures National Lottery Support

The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability received a grant of £69,700

New High Rise, Plaza and Artists
New High Rise, Plaza and Artists' Studio For Lombard Road Junction

Big Yellow is redeveloping its Wandsworth site

Angry Clash at Council Meeting Over Child Homelessness
Angry Clash at Council Meeting Over Child Homelessness

Wandsworth has 2,800 children in temporary accommodation

Over Fifty People Banned From Wandsworth
Over Fifty People Banned From Wandsworth's Libraries

Main reasons are aggressive and inappropriate behaviour

Which are the Most and Least Dangerous Areas in Wandsworth?
Which are the Most and Least Dangerous Areas in Wandsworth?

The borough's wards ranked by number of offences over a year

Running A Local Community or Voluntary Group?
Running A Local Community or Voluntary Group?

Deadline looms for applications for funding through the Wandsworth Grant Fund

Wandsworth Council Back In Court Over Heathrow
Wandsworth Council Back In Court Over Heathrow

Challenging expansion by outlining 'vital flaws' in the Government’s decision

'Unpleasant and Nasty' Thief Targeted Elderly Victims

Followed woman from bank to rob her on St John's Hill, Battersea

A&E Waiting Times on The Increase in Wandsworth
A&E Waiting Times on The Increase in Wandsworth

Over 2,500 people had to wait for over four hours last month

£6 Million Refurbishment of Wandsworth Bridge Set To Start Next Year
£6 Million Refurbishment of Wandsworth Bridge Set To Start Next Year

Ten month long project includes structural repairs, uplighting and repainting

Care Home Consultant To Be Sentenced
Care Home Consultant To Be Sentenced

Duncan Lawrence failed to cooperate at the inquest of teenager Sophie Bennett

Which Hospital Is Best To Give Birth In South West London?
Which Hospital Is Best To Give Birth In South West London?

Kingston Hospital Trust and St George’s Hospital Trust in Tooting are both rated ‘Good’

Two-year Health And Care Plan Launched
Two-year Health And Care Plan Launched

Tea dance was the start of scheme aiming to improve the health and care of residents

New On-Line Bike Hangar Application System Approved
New On-Line Bike Hangar Application System Approved

Council says 'making it easier for local people to switch to two-wheeled transport'

Old York Road Conservation Area Declared
Old York Road Conservation Area Declared

Includes station news kiosk and much of the Tonsleys

Council Under Fire for
Council Under Fire for 'Promoting' Private Schools

Published leaflets offering choice of fee-paying schools outside borough

Number of Permanent Exclusions Falls Dramatically
Number of Permanent Exclusions Falls Dramatically

Rate for Wandsworth schools now well below national average

Camera To Catch Rat Run Culprits Cuts Traffic By 22%
Camera To Catch Rat Run Culprits Cuts Traffic By 22%

Motorists warned enforcement will run for a further six months

B&Q To Close in Wandsworth Next Month
B&Q To Close in Wandsworth Next Month

Site to be part of massive housing development project

Kids
Kids' TV Stars Visit West Hill Primary

Local school to feature on Channel 5's Milkshake! next month

Borough
Borough's Mental Health Services Face Cuts

Number of accommodation support centres in Wandsworth to be reduced

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Fancy Your Chances At The Southside Sub-Off?
Fancy Your Chances At The Southside Sub-Off?

New branch of Quiznos is opening with a sub sandwich making competition

Co-op Community Fund Voting
Co-op Community Fund Voting

Friends of Wandsworth Park are calling for your vote as deadline approaches

Southfields Cycling Consultation Deadline Looms
Southfields Cycling Consultation Deadline Looms

Survey on a contraflow trial scheme closes at end of month

October Is #WalkToSchool Month
October Is #WalkToSchool Month

Wandsworth Assembly Member Leonie Cooper urges families to shun the car

Friends Of Battersea Park Next Lunchtime Lecture
Friends Of Battersea Park Next Lunchtime Lecture

Find out more about fish in London lakes

Forthcoming Major Roadworks in Wandsworth
Forthcoming Major Roadworks in Wandsworth

Traffic delays likely in the area due to road and lane closures

Travel Disruption in Wandsworth This Weekend
Travel Disruption in Wandsworth This Weekend

Trains and tubes affected by engineering works

Volunteers Needed To Help Combat Loneliness In The Elderly
Volunteers Needed To Help Combat Loneliness In The Elderly

Wandsworth resident calls on community-minded individuals to help raise awareness

London
London's First Ever Trans Fashion Show Styled By Wandsworth Oasis

Event was hosted by local London Assembly Member Leonie Cooper

Friends of Wimbledon and Putney Commons Launched
Friends of Wimbledon and Putney Commons Launched

'A crucial role in preserving, protecting and maintaining this unique and special place'

LIVE Travel Updates
LIVE Travel Updates

Wandsworth traffic and travel information

Live Weather Reports For Wandsworth
Live Weather Reports For Wandsworth

Rain or sunshine today in SW18?

What's on in Wandsworth?

Full details of local events - so much choice in the area

Lifestyle

Introducing Home Instead
Introducing Home Instead

Specialising in the non-medical care of the elderly at home

Wandsworth Landlords - Are You Ready For The Tenant Fee Ban?
Wandsworth Landlords - Are You Ready For The Tenant Fee Ban?

Century21 Putney explains the ramifications

Designer Babies: Fact or Myth?
Designer Babies: Fact or Myth?

Concept Fertility Clinic considers this subject

Property

Wandsworth Property Market Experiences Brief Respite
Wandsworth Property Market Experiences Brief Respite

As extended Brexit deadline prompts buyers to complete before the autumn

Property in Wandsworth
Property in Wandsworth

Your guide to the local property market including services and homes for sale and rent

Community

Deliveroo Customers Sold Ready Meals Cooked in Nine Elms Flat
Deliveroo Customers Sold Ready Meals Cooked in Nine Elms Flat

YouTuber says he was exposing inadequate checking by online platform

Brewing Returns to the Centre of Wandsworth
Brewing Returns to the Centre of Wandsworth

Independent brewer Sambrook's taking space in the Ram Quarter development

Can You Support A Local Child With Their Reading?
Can You Support A Local Child With Their Reading?

Deadline for new term's volunteers fast approaching

Why I Love Southfields Library
Why I Love Southfields Library

Local resident Trevor Vicary takes part in #gettoknowyourlibrary campaign

A New Look For WandsworthSW18.com
A New Look For WandsworthSW18.com

We have launched a significant upgrade of the site