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Council Wants Mayor To Impose 20mph Limit Across Borough
Call for lower speed restrictions on red routes
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Local GP Speaks Out As Vaccine Availability Dries Up
Says effort to give out as many jabs as possible affected by inconsistent supply
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Wandsworth's Ultrafast Broadband Network Proves Invaluable
Over 70% of borough's social housing stock has access to network
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Tooting MP on Life Working on the Frontline Against Covid-19
Rosena Allin-Khan describes the ‘deeply disturbing’ scenes she has seen
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SW18 Currently One of UK's Worst Areas for Postal Delivery
Royal Mail identifies postcode as being particularly affected by Covid-19
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TfL Says It is Cracking Down on Facemask Refuseniks
Over 1,700 fines handed out to people flouting rules on public transport
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Jogger Killed at Battersea Bridge Accident Blackspot
Friends and family want action to prevent recurrence of the tragedy
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Local Creatives Invited To Sign Up For Free Business Support
Re:Create 2021 will offer tailored, one-to-one help
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'Gators' Being Fitted to Saplings Across Wandsworth
Watering bags aim to increase chance of survival for 750 recently planted trees
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TfL Ditches Plans To Make All Stations Cashless
Change would have caused problems for Londoners without a bank card
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Owner Fined After Dog Attacks Deer in Richmond Park
Police release footage as number of similar cases rises during pandemic
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Covid-19 Death Toll at St. George's Passes 500
TV Chef urges support for staff by sticking to the rules after visit to the hospital
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Jogger Dies After Being Hit on Battersea Bridge
Man was attempting to cross road when struck by Range Rover
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Warning Over 'Charity Skydive' Conmen
Going door to door claiming to be fundraising refuse collectors
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Wandsworth Council Fails Victim of Domestic Abuse
Ombudsman finds it did nothing to help her find safe accommodation
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Borough's Libraries Among Best Used in the Country
Issued more books than any other service in London for third year running
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Consultation Being Held on Wandsworth's Local Plan
Document sets out council’s vision for borough over next 15 years
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Nearly 600 London Buildings Still Have Unsafe Cladding
Defects remain widespread and residents face financial ruin
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Union Calls For More Protection After Three TfL Staff Die
RMT says it is not ruling out industrial action over the issue
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City Hall's Portion of Council Tax To Rise By 9.5%
Mayor says government has left him with little other option
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Major Incident Declared in London as Hospitals Struggle
Met warns that fines will be issued more quickly for obvious rule breaches
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£125 Million Needed By TfL To Keep Free Travel
Concessionary fares for under-18s and over-60s not covered in government deal
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Senior NHS Doctor Says Covid Rule-breaking 'Demoralising'
Tells of seeing groups not social distancing as he travels home from work
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Mayor Sadiq Khan Calls for Eviction Ban Extension
Current protection for private renters set to expire
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Wandsworth Covid-19 Infections Reach Record Level
The West Hill area has seen the highest rate of cases
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New Wandsworth Park Workspace Designed For Post-Covid Needs
Office redevelopment will include a restaurant, cafe, gym and cycle parking
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Area Well Represented in New Year's Honours
A headteacher, a doctor and a local volunteer awarded MBEs
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Major Milestone Reached for Northern Line Extension
Test trains make their first journey through the new tunnels
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Wandsworth School Staff Given Covid-19 Testing Kits
Teachers can check they are not infected before returning to classroom
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Covid-19 Infections Double in a Week in Wandsworth Borough
Highest number of cases in a single day recorded last Thursday
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53 Storey Skyscraper in Nine Elms Part Topped Out
Tower will be tallest residential building in Zone One and contain 298 flats
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World’s 'Most Sustainable Pizza' Being Sold in Wandsworth
Italian chef cooking food to help the planet at Streetcube
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Southside Debenhams To Be Converted Into Amusement Centre
Former department store to include indoor electric go-karting track
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Man Hunt for Driver Charged With Causing Garratt Lane Crash
Three people including two police officers injured in collision
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Former Debenhams in Southside To Host Local Charities
Vacant premises in shopping centre being repurposed to help good causes
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Five Hundred New Flats Set To Be Built Above Nine Elms Station
Construction due to start on three towers up to 21 storeys high early next year
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Support Fund Will Help Wandsworth Families During The Winter
Covid-19 assistance to be targeted at those most in need
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Prince George's School Wins Permission to Expand
Thomas's Battersea taking over Royal Academy of Dance building next door
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Domestic Abuse Survivor from Wandsworth Calls For Safe Refuges
Former local councillor Marie Hanson says 20,000 hotel rooms needed
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Call Made to 'Decolonise' the Curriculum in Wandsworth
Council to publish an anti-racism strategy for schools
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Wandsworth Lockdown House Prices Average Close To A Million
Demand for large family homes sustained despite pandemic
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Scammers Target People Parking in Wandsworth
Bogus parking attendants stealing PINs after victims use card to pay to park
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Fifth Charge Made in Joseph Marafini Murder Case
15-year-old died from stab wounds after fight in centre of Wandsworth
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Wandsworth Has Most Electric Vehicle Charging Points
New data shows that borough has more than any other in London
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Borough Pension Fund To Dump UK Shares To Buy Green Funds
Move comes with FTSE 100 below level it was at twenty years ago
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The Upper Scale Ltd
Finest quality of fish delivered to your door.
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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 and coronavirus
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New Sci-Fi Movie Filmed At Battersea Power Station
Cognition is now showing at the Archlight Cinema
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Battersea Dogs & Cats Home Launches Virtual Puppy Training
As new owners admit lockdown has hampered the teaching of vital skills
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London Mayoral Election To Go Ahead This May
Government has no plans to cancel vote despite public health issues
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Wandsworth Arts Fringe Given Award
OneOff awards are for theatre organisations operating during pandemic
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Vauxhall Bridge Closure To Add To Local Traffic Woes
Will be shut to most motor vehicles until November
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Backyard Cinema Set for a Return
Enter a Winter Night Garden through a magical wardrobe
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Get Behind The Scenes With Alex Payne, James Haskell and Mike Tindall
One of six great prizes in the Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability July raffle
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Calling All Young London Pianists...
A virtual Piano Party open to young musicians of all levels of experience
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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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Battersea Park Children's Zoo Reopens
Following the most challenging three months in its history
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London's River Bus To Return To Service
Thames Clippers promising a safe socially distanced transport option
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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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Wandsworth Chamber Networking Events Cancelled
Following advice from the government future events halted until further notice
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Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability Gala Dinner Postponed
Coronavirus delays local charity fundraiser event
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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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Royal Reception For Local Hospice
HRH The Duchess of Cornwall hosts event for Royal Trinity Hospice
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Do Something Amazing
Help a child in Putney or Wandsworth read in 2020
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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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London's First Ever Trans Fashion Show Styled By Wandsworth Oasis
Event was hosted by local London Assembly Member Leonie Cooper
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LIVE Travel Updates
Wandsworth traffic and travel information
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 Leisure
We Have Exciting News To Share With You!
Discover Classic Deli Online Gourmet Shop for you to Cook like a Chef at home!
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Local Lebanese Triumphs At National Awards Ceremony
Waleema scoops up a Deliveroo top restaurant prize
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Boutique Hotel Proposal for Spread Eagle
Young's plan significant makeover for Wandsworth High Street pub
 Property
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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Lockdown 'Killed Off' Wandsworth Property Market Recovery
House near common sold for just under £4,000,000 prior to outbreak
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Wandsworth Town Homebase Set To Be Demolished This Summer
Making way for high-rise development of flats and shops
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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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Flats Being Built Close to Wandsworth Prison Described as 'Very Dodgy Business'
Former site of Phoenix Club to be turned into seven apartments
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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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Controversial Development Near Wandsworth Common Blocked
Scheme to build 72 flats refused by Council
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Mayor Gives Green Light To 14-Storey High Development
Controversial Osiers Road scheme now to be 100% 'affordable'
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New High Rise, Plaza and Artists' Studio For Lombard Road Junction
Big Yellow is redeveloping its Wandsworth site
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Wandsworth SW18 Makes Top Ten Of UK's Most Expensive Postcodes
London prices per square foot reveal some shocking figures
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Wandsworth Property Market Experiences Brief Respite
As extended Brexit deadline prompts buyers to complete before the autumn
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Wandsworth Landlords - Are You Ready For The Tenant Fee Ban?
Century21 Putney explains the ramifications
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Property in Wandsworth
Your guide to the local property market including services and homes for sale and rent
 Community
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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Women of Wandsworth Prove Their Worth During Pandemic
Battersea-based group of mums provide invaluable support to elderly neighbours
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Care Costs To Double in Wandsworth
Self-funders being told to make arrangements directly with providers
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Deliveroo Customers Sold Ready Meals Cooked in Nine Elms Flat
YouTuber says he was exposing inadequate checking by online platform
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Brewing Returns to the Centre of Wandsworth
Independent brewer Sambrook's taking space in the Ram Quarter development
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Can You Support A Local Child With Their Reading?
Deadline for new term's volunteers fast approaching
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Why I Love Southfields Library
Local resident Trevor Vicary takes part in #gettoknowyourlibrary campaign
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