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News published August 2012

  • Putney Music Festival 2012

    Published 21 August 2012

    The popular Putney Music Festival returns to the town’s pubs, clubs and restaurants from the 7th to the 9th of September.

  • Upgrade for leisure centres

    Published 21 August 2012

    The borough’s leisure centres are getting a £825,000 upgrade.

  • Travellers to be told to leave Common

    Published 20 August 2012

    Travellers who set up camp this morning on Tooting Common are to be given 24 hours to move on – or run the risk of being prosecuted.

  • A-level results improve again

    Published 17 August 2012

    Wandsworth has bucked the national trend by reporting another bumper crop of A-level results.

  • Plan to extend London’s South Bank culture

    Published 17 August 2012

    An ambitious plan to extend the cultural spine of London’s South Bank all the way to Battersea Power Station in Nine Elms is now being developed.

  • Wealthiest tenants should pay fair rent

    Published 16 August 2012

    The council has voiced its support for a change in the law that would make wealthier council tenants pay their fair share of housing rent.

  • Support grows for annual bike race

    Published 15 August 2012

    A straw poll of Wandsworth residents has revealed huge support for the idea of staging an annual bike race in London based on the route of Olympic road race.

  • Outdoor arts celebrate games

    Published 14 August 2012

    Three more events have been added as part of Wandsworth’s contribution to the Mayor of London’s Showtime Festival.

  • Don’t lose your vote

    Published 14 August 2012

    Voter registration forms are being sent to all borough households this month. You will need to make sure you fill it in and send it back in order to be eligible to vote.

  • Twitter followers reach 5,000

    Published 13 August 2012

    The council’s Twitter feed, @wandbc, now has more than 5,000 followers.

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