Twenty-two local projects, including several schemes to support young people, have been recommended to share £114k from the Wandsworth Grant Fund.
Shared ownership is a great way of getting a first step on the housing ladder, but what happens when you’re ready to climb further? Website editor Alison Konieczny, from Putney, talks about ‘staircasing’ to a 100 per cent share.
More local residents, businesses and community groups are working alongside the council to tackle the illegal flytippers and litter louts who blight borough streets.
In the wake of the tragic events at Grenfell Tower the council has undertaken detailed inspections at three specific blocks, Sudbury House, Weybridge Point and Castlemaine Tower where external cladding has been fitted. These are the only high rise council blocks in the borough to have cladding.
The council’s Work Match team is offering a series of ten week programmes to help Wandsworth residents return to work.
The leader of Wandsworth Council has expressed his sympathies to all those affected by the appalling incident which took place in Islington last night and has reaffirmed London’s unity in the face of terrorist extremism.
With this year’s Wimbledon Championships just around the corner, tennis fans in Wandsworth have something else to celebrate with the completion of a £500,000 facilities upgrade at venues across the borough.
The Met Office has triggered a Hot Weather Alert in the capital, with high temperatures expected over the weekend.
Yesterday (June 15) was Clean Air Day, and people across the borough pledged to do their bit to reduce air pollution.
Wandsworth Council leader Ravi Govindia chaired a meeting with local religious leaders earlier this week in which the borough’s faith groups reaffirmed their commitment to promoting tolerance and understanding within the community.
Wandsworth’s parks police officers made an unusual arrest in Battersea Park this week when they came across a three foot long python.
Following last night's Planning Committee decision on changes at Battersea Power Station, the committee chairman Cllr Richard Field has released the following statement:
Local residents are being asked for their views on improvement plans for Godley Gardens, a small green open space on Godley Road, Earlsfield.
Wandsworth could become one of the first councils in London to adopt a faster way of building housing to meet the need for temporary accommodation.
Wandsworth Council’s executive member for housing has issued the following statement following the fire at Grenfell Tower in West London.
Around 260 shared ownership homes are set to be built in Nine Elms over the next three years with almost 400 more across the borough.
The council has agreed to give the local community an increased say in the future of a popular public house in Battersea.
The council is about to introduce enhanced road safety measures on the approaches to a popular primary school in Southfields.
Work is under way on two new council houses in Tooting as the town hall’s pioneering Hidden Homes initiative continues.
Residents can have their say on local crime reduction priorities as Wandsworth seeks to build on its long-standing record as inner London’s safest borough.
The Leader of Wandsworth Council Ravi Govindia has praised local religious leaders, community groups, the police and the voluntary sector for working together to keep the borough safe and united following last weekend’s London Bridge terror attack.
Battersea Power Station’s four iconic chimneys have been rebuilt using the same construction technique as when they first graced London’s skyline.
The General Election saw increased voter turnouts in all three Wandsworth constituencies compared to the 2015 poll.
This year’s Furzedown Festival kicks off tomorrow (June 9) and features a range of events culminating in The Big Day Out summer spectacular.
Next week is Diabetes Week, and the council and local NHS are joining forces with Diabetes UK to urge Wandsworth residents to get to know the disease and learn how to fight it.
Active Wandsworth is consulting on its new strategy to help make Wandsworth a place where everyone can be active and healthy.
Next week is Child Safety Week, and the council is teaming up with the Wandsworth Fire Brigade with a series of events to help keep youngsters safe.
A woman whose two dogs rampaged through communal gardens on a Battersea housing estate before mauling a neighbour’s cat to death has today (Tuesday) been banned from keeping dogs for an indefinite period.
A benefit cheat from Tooting is £1,000 worse off after a failed attempt to overturn her fraud conviction.
A Tooting resident faces a £400 on-the-spot fine for dumping waste in a local car park.
The following information has been provided by the Metropolitan Police following the attack in Manchester. The police and Wandsworth Council are working together to keep our communities and borough safe.
As the curtain comes down on the 2017 Wandsworth Arts Fringe, here are just some of the highlights from all the incredible arts and cultural performances that took place.
The deadline for graduates with an interest in the public sector to apply for a training programme that could kick-start their careers is looming.
A local builder faces being summonsed to appear in front of magistrates following the discovery of a large flytip on Tooting Common earlier this week.
With temperatures set to soar people are being reminded that there is no better place in London to cool off than the much loved Tooting Bec Lido.
People flocking to the borough's parks and commons are being reminded that they cannot bring barbecues.
A series of free events including trips out, town hall networking sessions and a ‘bake off’ at Southside are being held during Carers Week from June 12-17.
The council has given the local community an increased say in the future of a historic public house in Battersea by designating it an asset of community value (ACV).
Supply Nine Elms is a free project offering Wandsworth businesses a direct line to major buyers in the area.
Concerns have been raised that criminals may be using stickers to mark out homes in the borough that could be vulnerable to break-ins.
Putney councillor Jim Maddan has been elected as the new Mayor of Wandsworth.
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A legal partnership of five London boroughs has been shortlisted for another industry award, recognising their innovative approach to providing council services.