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2019 Southfields Grid Front Garden Awards
2019 Southfields Grid Front Garden Awards

Novice gardener Nina Tjarks 'blown away' to receive award

Thessaly Road Underpass Transformation Now Complete
Thessaly Road Underpass Transformation Now Complete

Locals celebrated the new design at a community festival

Westside FC Player Dies During Training Session
Westside FC Player Dies During Training Session

The Wandsworth-based team has not yet named the deceased

Massive Fine For Train Operator Following Wandsworth Common Train Death
Massive Fine For Train Operator Following Wandsworth Common Train Death

Govia Thameslink ordered to pay £1 million

Seed-Filled Reusable And Recyclable Plant Pots Being Given Away
Seed-Filled Reusable And Recyclable Plant Pots Being Given Away

In a borough-wide effort to help make London greener

Wandsworth Council Declares Climate Emergency
Wandsworth Council Declares Climate Emergency

As campaigners descend on Town Hall to celebrate move

New Theatre Opens In Battersea Power Station
New Theatre Opens In Battersea Power Station's Arches

The Turbine is being launched by West End big shots

Waterloo Electrical Fault Leads To Major Service Disruption
Waterloo Electrical Fault Leads To Major Service Disruption

Hounslow Loop service cancelled and other services diverted

Is Wandsworth Park The UK
Is Wandsworth Park The UK's Best Park?

If you think so vote for it in a nationwide competition

TV Presenter Killed in First Ever e-scooter Road Fatality
TV Presenter Killed in First Ever e-scooter Road Fatality

Emily Hartridge died after being hit by lorry on Queenstown Road

Support Being Offered To Home Composters
Support Being Offered To Home Composters

Find out how you can recycle your kitchen and garden waste

School Transport Workers Take Industrial Action
School Transport Workers Take Industrial Action

CT Plus employees striking over 'poverty pay'

Nominations Sought for Wandsworth Design Awards
Nominations Sought for Wandsworth Design Awards

Your views wanted on the borough's best designed buildings

Second Arrest Made in Battersea Murder Enquiry
Second Arrest Made in Battersea Murder Enquiry

Large quantity of drugs and cash found with body in Parma Crescent

Car Driven into Group of People in Battersea
Car Driven into Group of People in Battersea

Seven people injured before driver flees the scene

Mayor
Mayor 'Calls' in Decision on 14-Storey High Development

Scheme on Osiers Road had been rejected by borough planning committee

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

Southfields Academy Pupils Rescue Abandoned Bikes
Southfields Academy Pupils Rescue Abandoned Bikes

New scheme sees students helping save them from the scrapheap

Memorial to Gallipoli Fallen Unveiled in Wandsworth Cemetery
Memorial to Gallipoli Fallen Unveiled in Wandsworth Cemetery

Troops died of wounds in local hospital

War of Words Breaks Out Over Hammersmith Bridge Closure
War of Words Breaks Out Over Hammersmith Bridge Closure

H&F Council demands retraction of Wandsworth Council leader's statement

Female Cyclist Killed on Wandsworth Road
Female Cyclist Killed on Wandsworth Road

Giovanna Cappielloo in collision with a lorry near Silverthorne Road

Concerns Raised About Local Youth Centre Reorganisation
Concerns Raised About Local Youth Centre Reorganisation

Staff to work in 'geographic clusters' rather than at specific locations

Award for Nine Elms Thames River Path
Award for Nine Elms Thames River Path

Commended in public space awards for providing increased access to river

Man Charged With Latchmere Road Murder
Man Charged With Latchmere Road Murder

Tesfa Campbell stabbed to death in Battersea last Wednesday

Facelift For Bramford Gardens
Facelift For Bramford Gardens

'Pocket park' gets upgrade with shared cycle and pedestrian path

'Residents' Recycling Is Not Thrown Away!'

Waste Authority responds to damning undercover report on Smugglers Way facility

First Ever Total Wrist Replacement At St George
First Ever Total Wrist Replacement At St George's

The hospital is one of the few centres in the UK to offer this type of surgery

Is This The Loneliest Cat In The UK?
Is This The Loneliest Cat In The UK?

Honeybee has been waiting nine months for a home

Wandsworth Tops League Table As The Nation
Wandsworth Tops League Table As The Nation's Most Productive Borough

According to new Cisco study into economic output

Charity
Charity's Sustainable Fashion Show Features Local Students

South Thames College students collaborated with Wandsworth Oasis

Beware Council Tax Scam
Beware Council Tax Scam

Offering to secure a refund but results in stolen bank and personal details

Plans Moving Forward To Spruce Up East Putney Station
Plans Moving Forward To Spruce Up East Putney Station

Including improved accessibility and appearance

Southfields Cycle Contraflow Approved
Southfields Cycle Contraflow Approved

Trial scheme for safe short cut between Garratt Lane and King George’s Park

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Introducing Home Instead
Introducing Home Instead

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

Wandsworth Festival of Learning Begins This Month
Wandsworth Festival of Learning Begins This Month

Learn new skills and improve your employability

Southfields School To Be Turned Into Farm For A Day
Southfields School To Be Turned Into Farm For A Day

Ronald Ross primary being rewarded for winning competition run by NFU

Host Your Own Art Exhibition
Host Your Own Art Exhibition

As part of Wandsworth Artists’ Open House

Wandsworth New Stagers Present... Hayfever
Wandsworth New Stagers Present... Hayfever

Noel Coward's infamous and outrageous comedy

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

Tubes and trains affected by engineering works

Richmond Park Could Be Traffic Free - What
Richmond Park Could Be Traffic Free - What's Your View?

Royal Parks want local views on banning traffic from using Richmond Park as a shortcut

Take The Thames Path Challenge
Take The Thames Path Challenge

100km route from Putney Bridge to Henley on Thames

Roadworks Ahead in Wandsworth
Roadworks Ahead in Wandsworth

Local traffic delays likely this week in the local area

Justine Greening Launches Petition To Re-Open Hammersmith Bridge
Justine Greening Launches Petition To Re-Open Hammersmith Bridge

Residents suffer delays and increased pollution as traffic is redirected through Wandsworth

Join Team RHN and 1000s of Other Cyclists
Join Team RHN and 1000s of Other Cyclists

On the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 this summer

Walking Boat Sculpture To Launch At Battersea Power Station
Walking Boat Sculpture To Launch At Battersea Power Station

The amphibious 'Mudskipper' will sail down the Thames... and walk out at low tide

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?

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Lifestyle

‘The Lion King’ Summer Camp At Belleville Primary School
‘The Lion King’ Summer Camp At Belleville Primary School

Book now for an early bird discount

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

Do You Make Jewellery Or Produce Any Kind Of Handmade Items?
Do You Make Jewellery Or Produce Any Kind Of Handmade Items?

Talent wanted for new craft market at Battersea Power Station

Parks Police Warn Of BBQ Fire Hazard
Parks Police Warn Of BBQ Fire Hazard

Local green spaces particularly vulnerable during warmer weather

Bosa Lebanese Kitchen Opens A New Local Branch
Bosa Lebanese Kitchen Opens A New Local Branch

Fourth generation of this family business expands from Southfields

New Thames Clipper Makes A Splash
New Thames Clipper Makes A Splash

'Venus' will soon be in service at a riverboat station near you

Property

Wandsworth Buyers Finally Find Prices Tipping In Their Favour
Wandsworth Buyers Finally Find Prices Tipping In Their Favour

As vendors get realistic about pricing

Do You Need Help Getting On The Property Ladder?
Do You Need Help Getting On The Property Ladder?

Proposed home loan scheme will help local residents and workers

Property in Wandsworth
Property in Wandsworth

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

Community

Lifts To Be Installed At Wandsworth Town And Battersea Park Stations
Lifts To Be Installed At Wandsworth Town And Battersea Park Stations

Government funding for step-free access has been secured

'Once In A Lifetime' Plan For Clapham Junction

A development of housing and shops built over over the station is proposed

Why I Love Southfields Library
Why I Love Southfields Library

Local resident Trevor Vicary takes part in #gettoknowyourlibrary campaign

New Local Wandsworth Parliamentary Constituencies Announced
New Local Wandsworth Parliamentary Constituencies Announced

Boundary Commission confirms plans for ward gains and losses

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

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