Wandsworth

Competition to smarten up Thessaly Road Railway Bridge

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:43
Wandsworth Council has teamed up with the London Festival of Architecture (LFA) to launch a competition to improve an important gateway to the Nine Elms regeneration area.
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Third runway could mean more night flights

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:27
Government assurances that night flights could be banned with a third runway have been undermined by a new report from a major airline group making the case for additional flights in the early morning period.
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Please don’t dump unwanted Christmas Trees on the street

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 15:54
The council is halfway through its annual Christmas Tree collection service and is on course to collect tens of thousands more trees in the next week.
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Victory for Battersea residents as missing 170 bus set to return

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 15:33
Battersea residents are breathing a sigh of relief after travel chiefs at Transport for London pledged to restore their missing 170 bus service from Monday morning.
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Council leader responds to President Trump’s Tweet on Nine Elms

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 15:03
The Leader of Wandsworth Council Cllr Ravi Govindia has given his reaction to the comments made by President Trump regarding the location of the new American Embassy.
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10,000 homes get ‘Gigafast’ broadband

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 11:44
10,000 homes on housing estates can now access super-fast broadband - making Wandsworth the borough with the largest number of fibre-enabled homes in the capital.
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New minister warned of looming crisis on London’s roads

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Thu, 01/11/2018 - 13:12
Wandsworth Council leader Ravi Govindia has written to the new Minister for London Jo Johnson welcoming his appointment but also alerting him to the looming crisis facing the capital’s road infrastructure following TfL’s recent decision to slash spending on repairs and maintenance.
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Be a better biker

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Thu, 01/11/2018 - 11:17
Wandsworth’s bikers are invited to brush up their skills at a free BikeSafe Skills Day delivered by professional police motorcyclists.
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First train tries out new tube track

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Thu, 01/11/2018 - 10:58
The very first train has travelled on the extension of the Northern Line to Nine Elms and Battersea.
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Call for rethink on merging of police commander posts

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 11:59
The council’s community safety spokesman Jonathan Cook has called on the Mayor to rethink his proposal to merge police commanders across London.
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Community schemes share council funding

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:29
Local projects are sharing £78,000 from the Wandsworth Grant Fund’s sixth round of funding.
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Battersea residents demand return of vanishing 170 bus

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 11:41
Battersea residents are up in arms after transport bosses at TfL withdrew their local bus service just before Christmas without telling anyone.
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Drivers on school run need to park sensibly and limit engine emissions

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 16:22
Parents who drive their children to and from school are being advised that on Monday the council will begin a crackdown on those who park dangerously or leave their engines running unnecessarily during drop offs.
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Get help to stop smoking in 2018

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 16:08
Wandsworth smokers looking to quit this year have plenty of free support available to help them kick the habit.
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People urged to take part in Mayor’s new emission zone consultation

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 11:45
Wandsworth residents are being urged to have their say on the Mayor of London’s plans to expand the capital’s Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) to the South Circular.
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Publisher Penguin Random House moving to Nine Elms

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 15:43
Penguin Random House UK is the latest major creative company to announce it is opening a new London office in Nine Elms.
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Working with landlords to keep Wandsworth clean

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 15:19
Wandsworth is a typical London borough, in which a significant proportion of residents rent their properties (52%: 2011 census data).
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MBE for one-in-a-million foster carer

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 10:21
Pearl Howard, Wandsworth’s most experienced and longest-serving foster carer, has been awarded an MBE for services to children and families in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list.
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Go dry this January

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 11:20
The Wandsworth Alcohol Alliance is backing the Dry January campaign, and is encouraging local people to sign up.
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Council leader’s New Year message to Wandsworth

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 12/29/2017 - 14:19
In his New Year message to the people of Wandsworth, Cllr Ravi Govindia looks at the opportunities opening up for local people, including more homes, better schools and libraries, and the regeneration of, and investment in, Nine Elms.
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