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Council To Pay London Living Wage on New Contracts
New administration commits to higher rate for staff of external companies
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TfL Starts Consultation on Proposed ULEZ Expansion
Move would mean restrictions would apply within the M25 next year
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Survey Suggests Confidence in Met at Lowest Ever Level
Just 57% believe police in the capital can be relied upon
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Meeting Discusses Plans To Tackle Violence Against Women
Police look to the community to develop unified strategy
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Council Refuses To Pay for Taxis for 'Bullied' Schoolgirl
Grandmother claims it was only way to keep her safe
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Warning of 'Dickensian Diseases' Returning To London
Cost of living crisis could lead to a rise in malnutrition, gout and scurvy
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Nearly 25,000 Sign Petition To Save Southfields Shooting Club
Wimbledon Park Rifle Club could make way for nursery and tennis courts
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New Wandsworth Council Leader Pledges Fresh Start
Simon Hogg commits to keeping Council Tax low as he announces cabinet
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Mayor Sets Up Commission To Look at Cannabis Legalisation
Appoints Lord Falconer to head team of experts
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Northern Line Bank Branch Reopening Confirmed
Services to resume after being closed for seventeen weeks
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Wandsworth Gym Takes On Three Peaks Challenge For Local Charity
Raising vital funds for the Katherine Low Settlement
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Final Phase of Burridge Gardens Development Approved
Thirties blocks on Peabody Estate on St. John’s Hill to be demolished
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Witnesses To Serious Collision in Tooting Sought
Victim still fighting for his life over a week after being hit by a van
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Nine Year Wait for Development of British Lion Site Ends
Permission granted for five storey block on Thessaly Road
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South Thames College Students Excel In Maths Challenge
Seven local mathematicians won places in 2022 Final
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Girls Encouraged To Get Active in Wandsworth
Local initiative is bridging the gender gap in physical activity
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Stunning Victory for Labour in Wandsworth
Party leader says gains exceeded party's expectations
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Local Police Demonstrate Use of Body Worn Video
Members of public invited to police encounter panel
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No Mow May in Wandsworth Again This Year
Selected areas of grass to be left uncut to encourage pollinators
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Popular Battersea Jazz Bar Forced To Close
Le Quecum shuts after 19 years saying its rent was to be doubled
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Woman Racially Abused at Tooting Bec Station
Image released of man police wish to speak to
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Local At-home Care Service Rated as Inadequate
CRG Homecare Wandsworth provided 'inconsistent, erratic, and poor quality of care'
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St. George's Hospital Struggling To Cope with Demand
People with non-emergency injuries urged not to come to A&E
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Latest Opinion Poll Suggests Labour Will Take Wandsworth
Pollsters predicting Tories will avoid wipeout nationally
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The Local Welcome for Ukrainian Refugees Continues
91 visas issued so far for people who have fled to Wandsworth borough
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StreetCube Founder Jailed for Sexual Assault
Pascal Gerrard attacked woman during modelling shoot
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Inspirational Young Person Sought for Wimbledon Final Coin Toss
Wimbledon Foundation wants to receive your nominations
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Man Jailed for Latchmere Road Stabbing
Jerome Bailey imprisoned for life for killing his cousin
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Police Officer Filmed Woman in Southside Centre Changing Room
Pleaded guilty to voyeurism and possessing extreme pornography
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Duchess of Cornwall Opens Royal Academy of Dance Global HQ
Darcey Bussell and RAD Chief Executive tour HRH round building
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Northern Line 'On Schedule' for Reopening
Work on the Bank branch project half complete says TfL
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Young Sports Stars Urged to Join Team Wandsworth
Invitation to participate in the London Youth Games
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Motorcyclist Fights For Life After Crash on Armoury Way
Believed to have hit a lamppost near junction with Ram Street
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King George's Park Playground Gets an Upgrade
£170,000 has been spent on new equipment
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Wandsworth Conservative's Campaign Launch Disrupted By Protest
Extinction Rebellion interrupt Nadhim Sahawi's speech
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Women Dies After Collision on Wandsworth Bridge
Female pedestrian hit by Mercedes on Wednesday night
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Council Blames TfL for Wandsworth One-way System Delay
Claims priority has been given to road projects elsewhere in London
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Two More Zebra Crossings Planned in West Hill
One will be near Our Lady Queen of Heaven School
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Town Centre Pedestrianisation Schemes Move To Next Phase
New proposals for Old York Road and Northcote Road announced
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Thumbs Down for Garratt Lane Traffic Scheme
85% of respondents against restrictions on Penwith Road and Duntshill Road
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Half a Million Being Spent on Wandsworth's Riverside Walks
Upgraded pavements and new street lighting part of improvement scheme
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Garratt Lane And Atheldene Road Regeneration Gets Underway
Major rebuild for new corner of Earlsfield
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Wandsworth Shows its Support for Ukraine
Mayor and council leader give backing as town hall lit up in blue and yellow
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Teenager Charged with Southside Shopping Centre Robbery
Video of assault of child was circulated on social media
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Police Claim Success in Catalytic Converter Theft Crackdown
Operation Ajax saw day and night patrols in unmarked vehicles
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War of Words Breaks Out Between Mayor and Tube Unions
Sadiq Khan angrily dismisses claims strikes are result of his 'political failure'
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More Contraflow Schemes To Be Launched Across Wandsworth
Aim is to provide safe short cuts for cyclists
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Changes Made To West Hill Traffic Scheme
Local residents now eligible for exemption from restriction
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 Calendar
Packed Programme Announced for the Wandsworth Arts Fringe
Dancing on the streets promised during seventeen day festival
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Where You Can Celebrate The Platinum Jubilee in Your Area
A full list of all the streets closed for parties in Wandsworth borough
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Sporting Wandsworth Theme of This Year's Heritage Festival
Walks, talks, exhibitions and other events explore the borough's past
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Programme of Summer Events Planned in Wandsworth's Parks
Get ready for entertainment and activities in the sunshine
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Family Bike Ride Being Hosted By Fleur Anderson MP
Event part of Wimbledon and Putney Commons 150th anniversary celebrations
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RHN Archives Exhibitions Launch This Summer
Hospital to reveal previously unseen artefacts, photos and documents
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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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The Nine Elms Sessions Launched by World Heart Beat
Showcasing the Wandsworth area and community and new concert venue
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Local Private and State Schools Collaborate on Art Project
Working together on exhibition in Southside Shopping Centre
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Glow Up At The Power Station
With the stunning stars of Battersea's Light Festival
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Early Bird Offer for London Square Open Gardens Weekend
Rare access to some of the area's hidden green spaces
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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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Wandsworth Society Celebrates Its 50 Year Anniversary
Reminiscing on its achievements and ongoing challenges
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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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Wandsworth Arts Fringe Given Award
OneOff awards are for theatre organisations operating during pandemic
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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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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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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
7 DEADLY SINS OF A PLUMBER
THE ITALIAN PLUMBER REALLY KNOWS WHAT YOU DON'T WANT..
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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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Wandsworth Resident Gordon Ramsay Adds To His Local Restaurant Portfolio
Taking over the Mother pizza site at the Power station
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Local Lebanese Triumphs At National Awards Ceremony
Waleema scoops up a Deliveroo top restaurant prize
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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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What's Happening at The Spread Eagle?
Major refurb includes boutique hotel, HQ for Young's and a new pub interior
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Japanese Restaurant Latest Addition To Ram Quarter
Sushi Moka plans opening at Bubbling Well Square
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Bitten By The Gardening Bug?
Thrive London's local hub is looking for volunteers
 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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Property in Wandsworth
Your guide to the local property market including services and homes for sale and rent
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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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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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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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Another High-Rise Build Underway On York Road
On the site of the old Battersea Bar
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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
 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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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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