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Calls for ULEZ Exemption for Smugglers Way
Councillors say people trying to recycle shouldn’t be penalised
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Hospital Issues Warning as Omicron Comes to Wandsworth
One case of new strain of Covid identified in borough
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Labour Narrowly Avoids Shock Defeat in By-election
Candidate in Tooting ward wins by just one vote
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Commuters Urged To Help Christmas Shoebox Appeal
South Western Railway collecting gifts for vulnerable children and adults
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Mayor Urges Support for Rough Sleeping Campaign
Calls on Londoners to help contribute to ending homelessness in the capital
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Southfields Residents' Group Has Socks Appeal
Knitted socks wanted for residents of Wandsworth prison
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No Last Minute Breakthrough in Tube Dispute
Strikes over Night Tube restart set to proceed this week
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Plan to Convert Crowne Plaza Hotel into Home For Elderly
96-bedroom care unit would specialise in dementia care
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Man on Run From Police May Be Sleeping Rough in Battersea
Danny Sawyer failed to turn up to court earlier this month
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Life Sentence for Joseph Marafini's Killer
15-year-old was stabbed to death outside Sainsbury's on Garrett Lane
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Wandsworth MPs Visit Local Mental Health Trust
Tour ward catering for deaf patients and see ongoing construction work
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Prisoner Absconds From St. George's Hospital
Andrew Waters escaped by climbing through a window
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Nine Elms Development Described as 'Dubai-on-Thames'
Councillor claims flats are being built for overseas investors rather than local people
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Parents Angry About Earlsfield 5G Mast Plans
Application made to position it next to two schools and a playground
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Business and Shops Urged To Open Up Their Toilets
Report on World Toilet Days shows that many struggle to find accessible facilities
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Putney Rotary Launches Coat Collection Appeal
Clear out your cupboards for the Wrap Up London campaign
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Mayor Warns That Tube, Bus and Cycle Schemes Face Cuts
Says transport network will be in a state of managed decline without funding
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Extinction Rebellion Storm into Council Climate Change Event
Group angered that Shell was allowed to participate while it was excluded
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Objections To Wimbledon Tennis Plan Reach 1,000
Councillor claims restrictive covenant could prevent AELTC scheme
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Two Key Roads To Be Permanently Pedestrianised
Vehicles will be banned from Old York Road and Battersea High Street
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Night Tube Dispute Threatens Christmas Chaos
RMT union says it is planning weekend strikes which will affect regular services
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World Heart Beat Music Academy Given Funds for New Home
Education centre and concert venue to be built in Embassy Gardens
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Bird Flu Warning Issued By The Royal Parks
Visitors to Richmond Park urged not to feed or touch wildlife
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Money Available for Profoundly Disabled Children
Elifar Foundation has funds for residents of Wandsworth Borough
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Mixed Early Verdict on Northern Line Extension
Praise from passengers despite 24 minute waits and poor signage
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Battersea Flat Fire Victim Tells of 'Nightmare' Experience
Single mum had to run with family down 20 flights of stairs to escape
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Jail for Woman Who Caused Fatal Collision in Battersea
Rajanee Brown was drunk when she crashed killing her friend
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Charity Walk for Peace Kicks Off Borough Poppy Appeal
Members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim community joined by Mayor and MP
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More Details of Revealed of Public Realm Improvement Plans
£5million to be spent on a range of measures across the borough
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St George's Hospital Cancer Care Team Up for Award
Finalists in 2021 Macmillan Excellence Awards
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Fleur Anderson Calls for Ban on Plastic in Wet Wipes
Putney MP says new law would reduce blockages in the sewer network
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Care Home Took Two Weeks to Tell Woman Mother Had Died
Rosedene Nursing Home criticised in Ombudsman report
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Three Arrests After Garratt Lane Stabbing
22-year-old victim recovering after being taken to hospital
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Reprieve for Food Stalls Outside Southside Shopping Centre
Negotiations continue as way sought for them to stay
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Man From Battersea Found With Sawn Off Shotgun
Enriquo Withers convicted of dealing class A drugs and firearms offences
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Thames Water Fined Over Unsafe West Hill Roadworks
One of three locations subject of case brought against them by TfL
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Twenty Storey Pencil Building Gets Go-Ahead
The Wandsworth Tower will slip into parking space behind 86-88 Garratt Lane
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Wandle Delta Development Blueprint Published
Aims to provide guide for future planning decisions in the area
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New Wing Officially Opened at St Cecilia's
School holds dedication service for new teaching block
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Crackdown on Indecent Exposure on Wandsworth Common
Several offences have taken place over last six months
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Wandsworth Prison Vigil Held for Jailed Climate Protestor
James Brown glued himself to passenger jet at City Airport
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Wandsworth Police in Street Robbery Crackdown
Range of initiatives as problem increases after schools return
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'Scruffy' Earlsfield Estate To Be Demolished
Mixed feelings about 193 new homes planned at Garratt Lane site
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Ashcroft School Asked To Rethink Cycle Ban
Bikes on list of items forbidden to pupils along with knives and drugs
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Council Introduces Changes To Household Waste Recycling
Cardboard no longer needs to be place in clear sacks
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Construction Starts On Local Co-Living Community
Industrial units demolished to make way for The Collective
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Wandsworth Councillor Resigns From Labour Party Due To 'Bullying'
Hannah Stanislaus took over Fleur Anderson's seat after by-election
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Wandsworth's Young Population Blamed for High Infection Rate
Borough currently is top of the table for cases in London
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It Shouldn't Happen To A Plumber
The Italian Plumber: A Christmas Tale -Daddy, is Father Christmas real?
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Major Roadworks Ahead in Wandsworth
Traffic delays likely in the area due to road and lane closures
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Forthcoming Travel Disruption in Wandsworth
Trains and tubes affected by engineering works
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Local Parkruns Have Now Resumed
Back up and running every Saturday morning at three venues
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Works of Art To Adorn Wandsworth's Lampposts
Creations of 120 local artists to feature on borough’s high streets
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London's New Year Fireworks Display Cancelled
Event called off due to 'uncertainties caused by Covid'
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Royal Academy of Dance Holds Prestigious Competition Entirely Online
Ground-breaking format hosted by Wimbledon resident Darcey Bussell
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New Book To Be Published About Wandsworth Common
Park's 150th anniversary celebrations to be marked with an illustrated history
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Ashes Legend Visits Wandsworth Cricket Club
Monty Panesar holds masterclass at SinjunGrammarians
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Summit Aims To Prevent Mental Health Crisis
Local hospital trusts join with community leaders to implement action plan
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Wandsworth Arts Fringe Given Award
OneOff awards are for theatre organisations operating during pandemic
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Battersea Park Children's Zoo Reopens After Lockdown
Huge response to crowdfunding helped it survive through months of closure
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Rock Legend Sting Sings With Local Community Choir
Choristers were gobsmacked when the Battersea Power Station resident dropped in
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On Line Resources To Keep Kids Reading
Local charity Learn to Love to Read provides support and activities virtually
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Wandsworth Residents Encouraged to Use Free Online Breastfeeding Classes
Tooting MP Dr Rosena Allin-Khan says this will ease pressure on local NHS
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Focus on Sleaze in Wandsworth Historian 50th Anniversary Issue
Also features picture well known politician with KKK at Putney station
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Wandsworth Students Recognised For Outstanding Achievements
Charity run by wealthy philanthropist hands out medals, certificates and cheques
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Local School Children Ask Questions About Faith
Attend 'Faith Direct' to quiz representatives from different religious groups
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Original Local Art For Northern Line Extension Stations
New ticket halls will reflect the area's heritage and worth
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Volunteers Needed To Help Combat Loneliness In The Elderly
Wandsworth resident calls on community-minded individuals to help raise awareness
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LIVE Travel Updates
Wandsworth traffic and travel information
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 Leisure
Welcome To Promised Care Ltd
Careworkers to provide live-in and live-out care to private clients
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Luxury Bowling Set To Come To Ram Quarter
Strike bar and restaurant will provide a range of games and activities
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Bitten By The Gardening Bug?
Thrive London's local hub is looking for volunteers
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Wandsworth Resident Gordon Ramsay Adds To His Local Restaurant Portfolio
Taking over the Mother pizza site at the Power station
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First Pint Pulled For Sambrook in Its New Home
Fresh start for Britain's oldest continuously working brewery in Ram Quarter
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Local Lebanese Triumphs At National Awards Ceremony
Waleema scoops up a Deliveroo top restaurant prize
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What's Happening at The Spread Eagle?
Major refurb includes boutique hotel, HQ for Young's and a new pub interior
 Property
Wandsworth Agents Deal with Hangover After Stamp Duty Party
Sales reportedly slow after rush to meet tax discount deadline
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Blend of Old and New Giving Strength To Wandsworth Property
Agents believe prices in area will be supported by positive change
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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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Another High-Rise Build Underway On York Road
On the site of the old Battersea Bar
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Prime Central Wandsworth Plot Acquired For Redevelopment
Student accommodation provider Downing buys gasworks site
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Plans Being Drawn Up To Transform Wandsworth Town Hall
New public entrance, walkways and gardens being proposed
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Landmark Tower Approved for Wandsworth Town Centre
Controversial 20 storey building will be on Garratt Lane
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Famous Author's Former Home Goes Up For Sale
George Eliot wrote The Mill on the Floss while living in the house.
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Huge Redevelopment of Old York Road Area Planned
Ferrier Street, Wandsworth Town Station and corner site in line for a complete rebuild
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Property in Wandsworth
Your guide to the local property market including services and homes for sale and rent
 Community
Children's Literary Charity Calls for Volunteers in Wandsworth
Help need to support programmes in borough primary schools
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Queenstown Road Set For Substantial Reduction in Services
South Western Railway plan to halve number of trains during peak
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Accessibility of New Northern Line Stations Criticised
Design flaws said to limited navigability for wheelchair users
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Wandsworth Foodbank Continues To Provide Essential Safety Net
Covid-19 crisis leaving more and more people short
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Which Are The Hardest Schools In Wandsworth To Get Into?
New figures show over-subscription rates at local primaries and secondaries
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Care Costs To Double in Wandsworth
Self-funders being told to make arrangements directly with providers
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Why I Love Southfields Library
Local resident Trevor Vicary takes part in #gettoknowyourlibrary campaign
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