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Fall in Parking Revenue Results in Transport Overspend
Fall in Parking Revenue Results in Transport Overspend

Council planning increase in charges to cover shortfall

Free Gym and Swim to Be Offered for People on Low Incomes
Free Gym and Swim to Be Offered for People on Low Incomes

No charge for those on Universal Credit or receiving free school meals

Wandsworth Mills Set To Launch
Wandsworth Mills Set To Launch

Following Berkeley Group's takeover of the final phases of the Ram redevelopment

Angry Scenes over ULEZ at City Hall Event
Angry Scenes over ULEZ at City Hall Event

Mayor barracked while Martin Lewis raises concerns about scheme's impact

Sadiq Khan Expresses Regret over Rising Fares and Tax
Sadiq Khan Expresses Regret over Rising Fares and Tax

Claims increases have been forced on him by the government

Rough Sleeping Numbers Surge in London
Rough Sleeping Numbers Surge in London

Over three thousand people recorded as being on the streets

Protest Held Over Sewage Dumping in Local Waterways
Protest Held Over Sewage Dumping in Local Waterways

Around 50 people walk along Wandle and Graveney rivers to highlight issue

BrewDog Opens in Southside Shopping Centre
BrewDog Opens in Southside Shopping Centre

Owners promise to feature local craft beer brands

Council Leader Blasts Commons Conservators Over Levy Rise
Council Leader Blasts Commons Conservators Over Levy Rise

Simon Hogg says double digit increase 'wholly unacceptable'

Free Access to Tooting Bec Lido To Be Expanded
Free Access to Tooting Bec Lido To Be Expanded

Families in need will not be charged to use the pool this summer

Tripling of Heating Costs for Communal Boilers Confirmed
Tripling of Heating Costs for Communal Boilers Confirmed

Over 3,000 households across the borough will be affected

Plans for New Nine Elms Cycle Route to Be Progressed
Plans for New Nine Elms Cycle Route to Be Progressed

TfL says 60% of respondents to consultation strongly supported the scheme

New Clapham Junction Masterplan Published
New Clapham Junction Masterplan Published

Could be linked to a new Northern Line extension

Inspectors Note Progress at Battersea Bridge House
Inspectors Note Progress at Battersea Bridge House

Mental health hospital still requires improvement in latest report

Wandsworth Council Shrinks Budget Gap But Still Has Shortfall
Wandsworth Council Shrinks Budget Gap But Still Has Shortfall

Reserves to be used to limit required tax increase

Council Tenants to Be Hit By Higher Rents and Charges
Council Tenants to Be Hit By Higher Rents and Charges

Big increases proposed for accommodation and heating

AELTC Plans To Fell Wimbledon Park Trees Are Turned Down
AELTC Plans To Fell Wimbledon Park Trees Are Turned Down

All England Club wanted to cut down 18 trees on former golf course land

Elderly Residents
Elderly Residents 'Missing Funerals Due to ULEZ'

Claim that cost is discouraging attendance at Mortlake Crematorium

Union Warns Airport Staff Set to Quit if ULEZ Extended
Union Warns Airport Staff Set to Quit if ULEZ Extended

Shift workers who can't use public transport may have to pay charge

Tory Councillors Say Christmas Tree Collection
Tory Councillors Say Christmas Tree Collection 'a Shambles'

Council pledges to extend service until every tree has gone

Situation at St George
Situation at St George's Hospital Described as Chaotic

MP tells of mass resignations and mental health patients kept in A&E for days

Thumbs Down For New West Hill Phone Mast
Thumbs Down For New West Hill Phone Mast

Telecoms pole would have towered to almost 60 feet

Council Issues New Warning About Parking Meter Cons
Council Issues New Warning About Parking Meter Cons

Thieves targeting elderly near doctor's surgeries and shops

Marking Wandsworth Council
Marking Wandsworth Council's Report Card

How much positive change has Labour achieved since it came into power?

All England Club Donates Hundreds of Trees Locally
All England Club Donates Hundreds of Trees Locally

Marking centenary of opening of Centre Court and the Platinum Jubilee

Biggest Rise in Tube and Bus Fares for A Decade
Biggest Rise in Tube and Bus Fares for A Decade

Average cost of travel to rise by nearly six per cent

Free Support for Residents at Risk of Fuel Poverty
Free Support for Residents at Risk of Fuel Poverty

Thinking Works will visit homes to provide advice

Can You Spare Any Of Your Energy Rebate?
Can You Spare Any Of Your Energy Rebate?

To help those in severe fuel hardship across the borough

Police Officer Convicted After Wandsworth Road Rage Incident
Police Officer Convicted After Wandsworth Road Rage Incident

Acted so aggressively to lone woman driver she thought his warrant card was bogus

Council Wasn
Council Wasn't Bluffing When it Threatened Lime Bikes

Cycles blocking the pavement removed and impounded

Prolific Robbery Gang was Based in Earlsfield Estate
Prolific Robbery Gang was Based in Earlsfield Estate

Organised crime group stole over £400,000 in series of armed robberies

Plan to Build Footbridge Linking Battersea and Fulham Remains Stalled
Plan to Build Footbridge Linking Battersea and Fulham Remains Stalled

Diamond Jubilee Bridge project lacks funding

TfL
TfL 'Committed' To South Circular Road Redesign

Says funding needed from government for new one-way system in Wandsworth

Local Businesses Divided Over Future on Northcote Road Closure
Local Businesses Divided Over Future on Northcote Road Closure

Council set to decide on future of pedestrianisation scheme

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20 Mph Enforcement Begins Soon on Two Local Roads
20 Mph Enforcement Begins Soon on Two Local Roads

Cameras in place on Wimbledon Park Road and Priory Lane

Council Considers Extending Food Waste Collection Service
Council Considers Extending Food Waste Collection Service

Thousands more homes could be included if pilot area trebled

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Lifestyle

More New Brands Coming to Gravity Southside
More New Brands Coming to Gravity Southside

Entertainment centre is expanding its food hall offering

New Megan
New Megan's Restaurant on Garratt Lane Gets Licence

Owners denied permission to sell alcohol without food before 10am

Wandsworth Resident Gordon Ramsay Adds To His Local Restaurant Portfolio
Wandsworth Resident Gordon Ramsay Adds To His Local Restaurant Portfolio

Taking over the Mother pizza site at the Power station

What
What's Happening at The Spread Eagle?

Major refurb includes boutique hotel, HQ for Young's and a new pub interior

Japanese Restaurant Latest Addition To Ram Quarter
Japanese Restaurant Latest Addition To Ram Quarter

Sushi Moka plans opening at Bubbling Well Square

Bitten By The Gardening Bug?
Bitten By The Gardening Bug?

Thrive London's local hub is looking for volunteers

Luxury Bowling Set To Come To Ram Quarter
Luxury Bowling Set To Come To Ram Quarter

Strike bar and restaurant will provide a range of games and activities

Property

Property in Wandsworth
Property in Wandsworth

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

Blend of Old and New Giving Strength To Wandsworth Property
Blend of Old and New Giving Strength To Wandsworth Property

Agents believe prices in area will be supported by positive change

Prime Central Wandsworth Plot Acquired For Redevelopment
Prime Central Wandsworth Plot Acquired For Redevelopment

Student accommodation provider Downing buys gasworks site

Plans Being Drawn Up To Transform Wandsworth Town Hall
Plans Being Drawn Up To Transform Wandsworth Town Hall

New public entrance, walkways and gardens being proposed

Huge Redevelopment of Old York Road Area Planned
Huge Redevelopment of Old York Road Area Planned

Ferrier Street, Wandsworth Town Station and corner site in line for a complete rebuild

Landmark Tower Approved for Wandsworth Town Centre
Landmark Tower Approved for Wandsworth Town Centre

Controversial 20 storey building will be on Garratt Lane

Another High-Rise Build Underway On York Road
Another High-Rise Build Underway On York Road

On the site of the old Battersea Bar

Wandsworth Agents Deal with Hangover After Stamp Duty Party
Wandsworth Agents Deal with Hangover After Stamp Duty Party

Sales reportedly slow after rush to meet tax discount deadline

Strong Year for Wandsworth Property Despite Range of Challenges
Strong Year for Wandsworth Property Despite Range of Challenges

Market shakes off Brexit, lockdown and economic problems to register 17.5% rise

Community

Ukrainian Children Thrive in Southfields School
Ukrainian Children Thrive in Southfields School

Families praise Riversdale Primary School pupils and staff for their kindness

Queenstown Road Set For Substantial Reduction in Services
Queenstown Road Set For Substantial Reduction in Services

South Western Railway plan to halve number of trains during peak

Which Are The Hardest Schools In Wandsworth To Get Into?
Which Are The Hardest Schools In Wandsworth To Get Into?

New figures show over-subscription rates at local primaries and secondaries