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Northcote Road Pedestrianisation Could Be Ditched
Northcote Road Pedestrianisation Could Be Ditched

Report recommends cancelling scheme to save money

Local Super Sewer Works Nearly Complete
Local Super Sewer Works Nearly Complete

Final landscaping and railings have been installed at King George’s Park

Enterprise Way Residents Say Their Block is a
Enterprise Way Residents Say Their Block is a 'Nightmare'

Claim poorly maintained building is a fire hazard

Survey Highlights Safety Fears of Women in Wandsworth
Survey Highlights Safety Fears of Women in Wandsworth

Feedback given in night-time consultation being held by council

South Western Railway Publishes Details of Strike Day Services
South Western Railway Publishes Details of Strike Day Services

Just two trains an hour at most local stations

New Round of Train Strikes Announced by Unions
New Round of Train Strikes Announced by Unions

Disputes postponed due to Queen's death set to resume

Huge Support for Efforts to Save Southfields Shooting Range
Huge Support for Efforts to Save Southfields Shooting Range

Wimbledon Park Rifle Club threatened with closure after 120 years

Council Services Suspended on Day of State Funeral
Council Services Suspended on Day of State Funeral

Schools and libraries closed and bin collections put back by one day

New King Proclaimed at Wandsworth Town Hall
New King Proclaimed at Wandsworth Town Hall

Borough pays tribute to Queen with remembrance service and books of condolence

Years of Delays for Home Repairs for Domestic Abuse Victim
Years of Delays for Home Repairs for Domestic Abuse Victim

Wandsworth Council made to compensate woman for 'significant injustice'

Planned Rail Strikes Called Off Due to Queen
Planned Rail Strikes Called Off Due to Queen's Death

Both RMT and ASLEF postpone industrial action. Bus strikes also off

Backyard Cinema is Moving Over The Road
Backyard Cinema is Moving Over The Road

To the big tops now up on Armoury Way

Councils Across London Cancel Official Meetings
Councils Across London Cancel Official Meetings

No common policy among local authorities over ongoing business

Parking Services Strike Ends After Double-digit Pay Deal
Parking Services Strike Ends After Double-digit Pay Deal

Industrial action planned for later this month called off

Changes to Cycle Lane to Wandsworth Town to Be Made Permanent
Changes to Cycle Lane to Wandsworth Town to Be Made Permanent

Cycleway 8 provides a link with Chelsea Bridge

MP Makes Allegation of
MP Makes Allegation of 'Dirty Tactics' in ULEZ Consultation

Pro-driving group accused of orchestrating national campaign

Deadline Looming to Register for Year 6 Tests
Deadline Looming to Register for Year 6 Tests

Some schools in the borough require they are taken before admission

Battersea Woman Jailed for Animal Cruelty
Battersea Woman Jailed for Animal Cruelty

In one case Cindy Hancock left dog in cupboard shaft for three days

Fire Brigade Takes Delivery of Two New River Boats
Fire Brigade Takes Delivery of Two New River Boats

'State-of-the-art' craft will fight fires and facilitate mass rescues on the Thames

Further Tube Strikes Likely Following TfL Deal with Government
Further Tube Strikes Likely Following TfL Deal with Government

Union fears support is conditional on cuts to pension benefits

Still Time to Get Your Knitting On Display
Still Time to Get Your Knitting On Display

Join the Yarn Bomb to raise funds for The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability

TfL and Government Sign Long Term Funding Deal
TfL and Government Sign Long Term Funding Deal

Hammersmith Bridge and Piccadilly Line trains included in £6 billion package

Wandsworth Town Hall Lit Up to Show Support for Ukraine
Wandsworth Town Hall Lit Up to Show Support for Ukraine

Nation's independence day marked with special tribute

Lombard Road Skyscraper Plan Blocked by Council
Lombard Road Skyscraper Plan Blocked by Council

Plan for 24-storey Battersea tower block refused due to lack of affordable housing

More Strikes Planned by Wandsworth Parking Attendants
More Strikes Planned by Wandsworth Parking Attendants

Pay dispute continues with four days of industrial action this September

Council Offering Free to Hire Cargo Bikes Scheme
Council Offering Free to Hire Cargo Bikes Scheme

Residents and businesses can use them for two hours a day at no charge

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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Has The Italian Plumber found a smarter way to lower those energy bills?
Has The Italian Plumber found a smarter way to lower those energy bills?

Is it possible to save up to 40% on heating by upgrading your timer and thermostat control?

New British Crafts Market Coming to Wandsworth Town
New British Crafts Market Coming to Wandsworth Town

Monthly event to be held at Ram Quarter

Another Junior parkrun Coming to Wandsworth Borough
Another Junior parkrun Coming to Wandsworth Borough

Weekly runs will commence in Battersea Park early next year

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

Four days of events about an inspiring political activist

Forthcoming Travel Disruption in Wandsworth
Forthcoming Travel Disruption in Wandsworth

Trains and tubes affected by engineering works and strikes

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

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

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

John Parnham
John Parnham's Kidz World Children's Fairs

At Eelbrook Common and then Parsons Green

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

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

Waleema scoops up a Deliveroo top restaurant prize

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

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