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War of Words Over Christmas Train Strike
War of Words Over Christmas Train Strike

Union accuses management of deceit who respond action 'unnecessary and disruptive'

Major Breakthrough For Wandsworth Super Sewer
Major Breakthrough For Wandsworth Super Sewer

Giant tunnelling machine now has to cross the river to Fulham

Wandsworth Schools Ranked By Attainment
Wandsworth Schools Ranked By Attainment

Most secondaries in the borough well above national average

West Hill Primary School Gets A Pop-Up Book Hut
West Hill Primary School Gets A Pop-Up Book Hut

London Book Project recycles and provides pupils with books for free

'Significant Disruption' on Tube Over Christmas

Cleaners in the RMT union set to vote on strike action

Asbestos a
Asbestos a 'Ticking Time Bomb' in Wandsworth Council Properties

Coroner concludes it caused death of Garratt Lane resident

Five Council Staff Suspended Over Fraud Allegations
Five Council Staff Suspended Over Fraud Allegations

Members of facilities team accused of colluding with contractors

Boat Travel on Thames Set to Double
Boat Travel on Thames Set to Double

New piers to be opened but none west of Putney

Heathrow Review Demanded Due To Emissions Target Change
Heathrow Review Demanded Due To Emissions Target Change

Councils say new 100% reduction pledge undermines third runway case

Winter of Discontent on South Western Railway
Winter of Discontent on South Western Railway

RMT planning 27 days of strike action during December

Wandsworth Councillor Chosen To Replace Justine Greening
Wandsworth Councillor Chosen To Replace Justine Greening

Will Sweet represents Fairfield ward on the council

Search Begins for Wandsworth
Search Begins for Wandsworth's Best Young Chef

Four schools in the borough participating in cooking competition

Officer From Local Police Division Suspended For Sexual Assault
Officer From Local Police Division Suspended For Sexual Assault

Action taken against five officers since formation of command unit

Wandsworth SW18 Makes Top Ten Of UK
Wandsworth SW18 Makes Top Ten Of UK's Most Expensive Postcodes

London prices per square foot reveal some shocking figures

Council Magazines Raises Over £38,000 Income
Council Magazines Raises Over £38,000 Income

Advertising revenue 'ploughed back into producing the magazine and keeping costs low'

Residents Reminded to Register to Vote in General Election
Residents Reminded to Register to Vote in General Election

New voters must register by midnight on November 26

New Benefits For Neighbourhood Watch Members
New Benefits For Neighbourhood Watch Members

Discounts offered to the policing community now extended to residents

Manhunt After Alleged Drug Dealer Fails To Appear At Court
Manhunt After Alleged Drug Dealer Fails To Appear At Court

Battersea man had been charged with robbery and supply of hard drugs

Radical Changes Proposed for Wandsworth Ward Boundaries
Radical Changes Proposed for Wandsworth Ward Boundaries

New homes in Nine Elms and Battersea make reorganisation necessary

Female Photographer Charged in Tesfa Campbell Case
Female Photographer Charged in Tesfa Campbell Case

Accused of perverting the course of justice in connection with fatal Battersea stabbing

Open Letter From Leonie Cooper
Open Letter From Leonie Cooper

Assembly Member highlights report linking rising homeless and welfare reforms

Mayor Gives Green Light To 14-Storey High Development
Mayor Gives Green Light To 14-Storey High Development

Controversial Osiers Road scheme now to be 100% 'affordable'

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

£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

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

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Southfields Mosque Elders Lay Wreath On Remembrance Sunday
Southfields Mosque Elders Lay Wreath On Remembrance Sunday

'Together we will remember them'

Original Local Art For Northern Line Extension Stations
Original Local Art For Northern Line Extension Stations

New ticket halls will reflect the area's heritage and worth

Calling Wandsworth
Calling Wandsworth's Female Entrepreneurs

Virgin Start Up launches StepUp Wandsworth for female founders

Paul
Paul's Cancer Support Centre Carol Concert

A very special evening of Christmas music and readings in St Mary's Church Putney

Nelson Remembered at the Alma
Nelson Remembered at the Alma

Hugh Thompson leads Battle Of Trafalgar Breakfast

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

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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

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