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Is Your Child About To Start Year 6 At Primary School?
Is Your Child About To Start Year 6 At Primary School?

Time To Start Thinking About Secondary School Choices

Baby Born After Five Blood Transfusions In The Womb
Baby Born After Five Blood Transfusions In The Womb

Hospital consultant says “It’s very unusual to see this so early on in pregnancy”

What Does Greene King Sale Mean For Wandsworth Pubs?
What Does Greene King Sale Mean For Wandsworth Pubs?

Fears that deal could lead to closures for redevelopment

Fire Breaks Out in House on Girdwood Road
Fire Breaks Out in House on Girdwood Road

Four fire engines attend the blaze in Southfields

Topping Out Of Bronze Wandsworth Is Celebrated
Topping Out Of Bronze Wandsworth Is Celebrated

The burnished metal glad high rise has been designed to reflect Wandsworth’s ‘warmth and spirit’

Four Day Strike Called on South Western Railway
Four Day Strike Called on South Western Railway

Another round of industrial action in dispute over guards

Historic Jetty Reopens At Battersea Power Station
Historic Jetty Reopens At Battersea Power Station

Grade II listed structure now available for all to enjoy

Best London Council For Filling Empty Housing Is Wandsworth
Best London Council For Filling Empty Housing Is Wandsworth

Study shows lower proportion of empty homes than any other borough

Check Out The New Pink Bins For Gum Disposal
Check Out The New Pink Bins For Gum Disposal

The distinctive Gumdrop bins are starting to appear across the borough

"Bad for the Environment, and Bad for Londoners"
"Bad for the Environment, and Bad for Londoners"

London Assembly suggest a quick response to Heathrow Consultation

Garratt Park School Pays Tribute To Pupil Nora Quoirin
Garratt Park School Pays Tribute To Pupil Nora Quoirin

The Earlsfield secondary expresses deep shock and sadness

Bolingbroke Academy Celebrates Stunning First Ever Set Of A Level Results
Bolingbroke Academy Celebrates Stunning First Ever Set Of A Level Results

At only seven years old the school outstripped the national average in every subject

Warning Issued After Two Knifepoint Robberies in Southfields
Warning Issued After Two Knifepoint Robberies in Southfields

Mobile phones demanded on Augustus Road near tube station

Chivalry Road Playground Gets Makeover
Chivalry Road Playground Gets Makeover

£165,000 spent on new equipment for facility near Wandsworth Common

Former Wandsworth City Trader Faces Trial Over Climate Protest
Former Wandsworth City Trader Faces Trial Over Climate Protest

Andrew Medhurst quit job to support Extinction Rebellion

Man Who Absconded From Local Hospital Died in Car Chase
Man Who Absconded From Local Hospital Died in Car Chase

Report says Ben Rich let down by local mental health services failings

The East Putney Councillors
The East Putney Councillors' Summer Bulletin

An update from your local ward Councillors

Louise Redknapp Ran Red Light Near Wandsworth Bridge
Louise Redknapp Ran Red Light Near Wandsworth Bridge

Fined after driving offence on Swandon Way

Record Membership Levels For Local Lib Dems
Record Membership Levels For Local Lib Dems

With a 30% surge in new joiners in Wandsworth since late May

Open Call to Local Artists For Tideway Site
Open Call to Local Artists For Tideway Site

The theme is 'Wandsworth Bridge to Putney Bridge: The Past, Present and Future'

Fare Dodging On
Fare Dodging On 'Boris Buses' Cost £3.6M

Fare evasion on routemasters is double the rate of the bus network as a whole

Council Holding Domestic Violence Consultation
Council Holding Domestic Violence Consultation

Residents being asked to help form strategy to prevent attacks on women and girls

Wandsworth Households Missing Out On Healthy Start Vouchers
Wandsworth Households Missing Out On Healthy Start Vouchers

Less than half of those eligible take up their entitlement

Lido Restoration Now Complete Thanks To National Lottery Funds
Lido Restoration Now Complete Thanks To National Lottery Funds

Tooting Bec's historic landmark now preserved for generations to come

De Morgan Art Collection Resurfaces In Surrey
De Morgan Art Collection Resurfaces In Surrey

One time Wandsworth stalwart is now displaying at Guildford's Watts Gallery

Man Dies Following Major Explosion In Flats On Garratt Lane
Man Dies Following Major Explosion In Flats On Garratt Lane

Four people were injured in the blast caused by a suspected gas leak

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Council Will Not Charge For Road Closures On Car Free Day
Council Will Not Charge For Road Closures On Car Free Day

Make sure you apply online in time

The Great River Race
The Great River Race

Over 330 crews will be passing through Wandsworth this September

Introducing Home Instead
Introducing Home Instead

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

Sign up for Brighter Living Event
Sign up for Brighter Living Event

Adult social care team holds free event for people with care and support needs

Pitch Purple Edinburgh Fringe London Preview
Pitch Purple Edinburgh Fringe London Preview

Putney High School students warm up for their trip to Edinburgh

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

Tubes and trains affected by engineering works

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

Learn new skills and improve your employability

Roadworks Ahead in Wandsworth
Roadworks Ahead in Wandsworth

Local traffic delays likely this week in the local area

Take The Thames Path Challenge
Take The Thames Path Challenge

100km route from Putney Bridge to Henley on Thames

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

‘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

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

If you think so vote for it in a nationwide competition

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

Property

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

As extended Brexit deadline prompts buyers to complete before the autumn

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

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

Justine Greening MP Writes To Residents
Justine Greening MP Writes To Residents

About her Westminster and local role with topics include Southfields gas works and Heathrow

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