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10-year-old Boy Seriously Injured in Cabul Road Collision
10-year-old Boy Seriously Injured in Cabul Road Collision

Five taken to hospital after car ploughed into group attending memorial service

Nominations Sought for the Wandsworth Civic Awards
Nominations Sought for the Wandsworth Civic Awards

Deadline to put forward the name of an unsung hero is the end of this month

Southern To Restore Some Services Lost During Lockdown
Southern To Restore Some Services Lost During Lockdown

Revised timetable to be in place from early September

New Flats to Be Built at Former Carpetman Site
New Flats to Be Built at Former Carpetman Site

Apartments and mews planned for 7a Putney Bridge Road

Over 1,000 Sign Petition for Weekend River Boat Service
Over 1,000 Sign Petition for Weekend River Boat Service

Calls for Thames Clipper to extend operations in Putney and Wandsworth

TfL Warns of Severe Strike Disruption This Week
TfL Warns of Severe Strike Disruption This Week

Perfect storm industrial action on rail, tube and buses

GLA Transport Committee Urges TfL Rethink on Bus Cuts
GLA Transport Committee Urges TfL Rethink on Bus Cuts

Says proposals would hit low-income and disabled passengers hardest

Appeal Made to Find Lost Engagement Ring
Appeal Made to Find Lost Engagement Ring

Family heirloom thought likely to be in Putney or Wimbledon

Santander Cycles Launches e-bikes and Changes Pricing Structure
Santander Cycles Launches e-bikes and Changes Pricing Structure

Daily access charge scrapped and replaced with monthly membership

Energy Rebate Scheme Extended to Thousands of Homes
Energy Rebate Scheme Extended to Thousands of Homes

Council encouraging those eligible to claim financial support

Help Available to Pay for School Uniforms in Wandsworth
Help Available to Pay for School Uniforms in Wandsworth

Vouchers available for children starting primary and secondary school

Emergency Cuts Possible as TfL Runs on Cash Reserves
Emergency Cuts Possible as TfL Runs on Cash Reserves

No funding agreed before bailout settlement deadline

South Western Railway Warns of Four More Days of Disruption
South Western Railway Warns of Four More Days of Disruption

Strike action likely to hit services again this month

Wandsworth School Run Mum Convicted of Careless Driving
Wandsworth School Run Mum Convicted of Careless Driving

Dolly Rincon-Aguilar ploughed into children and parents outside Beatrix Potter School

Increased Financial Support for Borough
Increased Financial Support for Borough's Charities and Voluntary Groups

An extra £100,000 to be given to local grassroots organisations

Super Sewer Project Backs Local Young Musicians
Super Sewer Project Backs Local Young Musicians

World Heart Beat Academy to appear at Totally Thames with four new songs

Local MPs Unite in Opposition to Wimbledon Tennis Plans
Local MPs Unite in Opposition to Wimbledon Tennis Plans

Fleur Anderson and Stephen Hammond issue joint statement

Report Shows Doubling of Violent Attacks at Wandsworth Prison
Report Shows Doubling of Violent Attacks at Wandsworth Prison

Inspectors find overcrowding and inmates locked in cells for 22 hours a day

Medals for Team Wandsworth at the London Youth Games
Medals for Team Wandsworth at the London Youth Games

Borough's young athletes win the Bronze Jubilee Trophy

Wimbledon Society Warns of Lorry Traffic Due to AELTC Plan
Wimbledon Society Warns of Lorry Traffic Due to AELTC Plan

Says there could be 20,000 heavy goods vehicle movements in the area

Extinction Rebellion
Extinction Rebellion's Double Decker Leads Bus Cuts Protest

Part of a national 'Summer Uprising' by climate action group

Suspended Sentence for Peeping Tom Police Officer
Suspended Sentence for Peeping Tom Police Officer

Spied on woman in changing room at Primark in Southside Shopping Centre

GLA Conservatives Question Value of ULEZ Expansion
GLA Conservatives Question Value of ULEZ Expansion

Claim actual impact of scheme on pollution levels will be negligible

Council Unveils Support Package to Help with Cost-of-living Crisis
Council Unveils Support Package to Help with Cost-of-living Crisis

Policy document outlines wide range of initiatives

Council House Sales Paused in Major Overhaul of Policy
Council House Sales Paused in Major Overhaul of Policy

'Affordable' rentals to be increased with move away from shared ownership

Mike Jackson Appointed as Council Chief Executive
Mike Jackson Appointed as Council Chief Executive

Taking over as head of the administration of Wandsworth and Richmond Boroughs

Peabody Shared Ownership Apartments Almost Complete
Peabody Shared Ownership Apartments Almost Complete

Riverside Quarter's Willow Walk prices start at £130,000

London Unprepared for Extreme Heat Says Think Tank Head
London Unprepared for Extreme Heat Says Think Tank Head

Mayor endorses call to redouble efforts to get capital to Net Zero

Labour Wins Comfortably in Tooting Broadway By-election
Labour Wins Comfortably in Tooting Broadway By-election

Rex Osborn takes over seat vacated by death of Andy Gibbons

Another Round of Strikes Ahead by Wandsworth Parking Attendants
Another Round of Strikes Ahead by Wandsworth Parking Attendants

Union says council will lose thousands and demands £5 an hour increase

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

Owners denied permission to sell alcohol without food before 10am

Another Short-term Extension for TfL Funding Deal
Another Short-term Extension for TfL Funding Deal

Emergency support to be provided by the government for two weeks

South Western Railway Issues Heatwave Warning
South Western Railway Issues Heatwave Warning

Service reliability and passenger comfort likely to be affected

New Homes And Creative Workspace For Yelverton Road
New Homes And Creative Workspace For Yelverton Road

As a new mixed-use high rise climbs ever skywards

Nine Elms Man Drugged and Sexually Assaulted Two Men
Nine Elms Man Drugged and Sexually Assaulted Two Men

Luiz Da Silvaneto described as a very dangerous predator

Massive Dual Hotel Scheme in Nine Elms Approved
Massive Dual Hotel Scheme in Nine Elms Approved

Dominvs Group application accepted despite local opposition

Residents Say Garratt Lane Towers are Infested with Cockroaches
Residents Say Garratt Lane Towers are Infested with Cockroaches

Claim problems in Eliot and Wentworth Courts are getting worse

Plans for Lifts and New Entrance for Wandsworth Town Station Progress
Plans for Lifts and New Entrance for Wandsworth Town Station Progress

Proposal for £2.8million scheme gets green light

Wandsworth Tennis Club Made To Set Up Complaints Hotline
Wandsworth Tennis Club Made To Set Up Complaints Hotline

Councillor says late night noise affecting sleep of key workers

Appeal Made To Save Trees Threatened By Hot Weather
Appeal Made To Save Trees Threatened By Hot Weather

Wandsworth residents asked to water saplings that are looking parched

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What To Do With A Leaky Radiator And Other Plumbing Problems
What To Do With A Leaky Radiator And Other Plumbing Problems

Question and answer session with The Italian Plumber

Wandsworth Hears the Story of Claudia Jones
Wandsworth Hears the Story of Claudia Jones

Four days of events about an inspiring political activist

Road Closure Fees Waived for Car Free Day
Road Closure Fees Waived for Car Free Day

Council wants to encourage residents to hold street parties

Forthcoming Travel Disruption in Wandsworth
Forthcoming Travel Disruption in Wandsworth

Trains and tubes affected by engineering works and strikes

Roadworks Ahead in Wandsworth
Roadworks Ahead in Wandsworth

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

World Heart Beat Launches Pop-up Music Space
World Heart Beat Launches Pop-up Music Space

Free piano lessons to be available for young people throughout the summer

Programme of Summer Events Planned in Wandsworth
Programme of Summer Events Planned in Wandsworth's Parks

Get ready for entertainment and activities in the sunshine

RHN Archives Exhibitions Launch This Summer
RHN Archives Exhibitions Launch This Summer

Hospital to reveal previously unseen artefacts, photos and documents

The Nine Elms Sessions Launched by World Heart Beat
The Nine Elms Sessions Launched by World Heart Beat

Showcasing the Wandsworth area and community and new concert venue

Local Private and State Schools Collaborate on Art Project
Local Private and State Schools Collaborate on Art Project

Working together on exhibition in Southside Shopping Centre

Wandsworth Society Celebrates Its 50 Year Anniversary
Wandsworth Society Celebrates Its 50 Year Anniversary

Reminiscing on its achievements and ongoing challenges

New Book To Be Published About Wandsworth Common
New Book To Be Published About Wandsworth Common

Park's 150th anniversary celebrations to be marked with an illustrated history

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

Ashes Legend Visits Wandsworth Cricket Club
Ashes Legend Visits Wandsworth Cricket Club

Monty Panesar holds masterclass at SinjunGrammarians

Wandsworth Arts Fringe Given Award
Wandsworth Arts Fringe Given Award

OneOff awards are for theatre organisations operating during pandemic

Rock Legend Sting Sings With Local Community Choir
Rock Legend Sting Sings With Local Community Choir

Choristers were gobsmacked when the Battersea Power Station resident dropped in

Wandsworth Residents Encouraged to Use Free Online Breastfeeding Classes
Wandsworth Residents Encouraged to Use Free Online Breastfeeding Classes

Tooting MP Dr Rosena Allin-Khan says this will ease pressure on local NHS

Focus on Sleaze in Wandsworth Historian 50th Anniversary Issue
Focus on Sleaze in Wandsworth Historian 50th Anniversary Issue

Also features picture well known politician with KKK at Putney station

Wandsworth Students Recognised For Outstanding Achievements
Wandsworth Students Recognised For Outstanding Achievements

Charity run by wealthy philanthropist hands out medals, certificates and cheques

LIVE Travel Updates
LIVE Travel Updates

Wandsworth traffic and travel information

Local School Children Ask Questions About Faith
Local School Children Ask Questions About Faith

Attend 'Faith Direct' to quiz representatives from different religious groups

Lifestyle

CS Stags 1863 Players Wanted
CS Stags 1863 Players Wanted

All players welcome to join this long established and sociable club

John Parnham
John Parnham's Kids World at Ravenscourt Park This Summer

Walk with dinosaurs on Saturdays in August

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

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

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

Waleema scoops up a Deliveroo top restaurant prize

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

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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

Why I Love Southfields Library
Why I Love Southfields Library

Local resident Trevor Vicary takes part in #gettoknowyourlibrary campaign