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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

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

London
London's Transport Network 'a Hotbed of Sexual Harassment'

Zan Moon catalogues the experiences of women and girls on buses and tubes

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

Sadiq Khan Pays Tribute to London
Sadiq Khan Pays Tribute to London's Firefighters

Heatwave sees London Fire Brigade have its busiest week since the Blitz

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

No Long-term Funding Deal on Horizon for TfL Says Mayor
No Long-term Funding Deal on Horizon for TfL Says Mayor

Warns that more services cuts could happen in the near future

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

Two People Killed in Battersea Crash
Two People Killed in Battersea Crash

Woman arrested after Mini Copper turned onto its roof on Latchmere Road

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

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

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

Building Sanctuaries in Wandsworth
Building Sanctuaries in Wandsworth

How the Home Community Cafe is countering a hostile environment

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

West Hill Zebra Crossings Get the Go Ahead
West Hill Zebra Crossings Get the Go Ahead

Councillors approve proposals for Beaumont Road and Withycombe Road

TfL Bus Cuts Will Only Save £35 Million a Year
TfL Bus Cuts Will Only Save £35 Million a Year

Would bring in less than 5% of government required budget reduction

Fines To Be Issued for Driving on Cycle Lanes on Red Routes
Fines To Be Issued for Driving on Cycle Lanes on Red Routes

Motorists could have to pay £160 as TfL given new powers

RSPCA Appeals for Pet Food Donations To Help Struggling Owners
RSPCA Appeals for Pet Food Donations To Help Struggling Owners

South London branch wants donations to support food bank scheme

Assembly Member
Assembly Member's Second Hand Car Advice Unwelcome

Says anyone affected by ULEZ expansion could buy compliant vehicle for £3,000

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

More Details Emerge of New Nine Elms Development
More Details Emerge of New Nine Elms Development

Three residential towers of up to 22 storeys to be built on Battersea Park Road

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

Families praise Riversdale Primary School pupils and staff for their kindness

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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

Forthcoming Travel Disruption in Wandsworth
Forthcoming Travel Disruption in Wandsworth

Trains and tubes affected by engineering works

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

Funfair, splash pool, sandpit, adventure playground and Dino Experience!

An Enchanting Taste of Tuscany in the Heart of West London
An Enchanting Taste of Tuscany in the Heart of West London

Villa di Geggiano's special lunch menu

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

First Pint Pulled For Sambrook in Its New Home
First Pint Pulled For Sambrook in Its New Home

Fresh start for Britain's oldest continuously working brewery in Ram Quarter

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

Property

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

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

Famous Author
Famous Author's Former Home Goes Up For Sale

George Eliot wrote The Mill on the Floss while living in the house.

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

On the site of the old Battersea Bar

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

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