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News published February 2014

  • Residents back major redevelopment of Battersea estates

    Published 20 February 2014

    Residents of the York Road and Winstanley estates have given their backing to a major redevelopment project which would see hundreds of their homes rebuilt alongside a new park, leisure centre, library and community centre.

  • Wandsworth Council set to freeze tax

    Published 19 February 2014

    Wandsworth Council is set to freeze council tax this year under proposals published today (Wednesday).

  • Shops set for rates relief

    Published 19 February 2014

    Borough shops are set to get help with their business rates to help high streets flourish.

  • Fishy day for budding chefs

    Published 19 February 2014

    Youngsters battling it out in the Wandsworth Young Chef of the year have been getting tips from the experts at an early morning trip to Billingsgate Fish Market.

  • Council welcomes closure of proxy sales loophole

    Published 19 February 2014

    Wandsworth’s health bosses have welcomed the closing of a loophole that meant cigarettes could legally be sold to children.

  • Consultation launched for Roehampton estate regeneration

    Published 18 February 2014

    Residents of Roehampton are now being presented with a new outline masterplan for the Alton area which has been developed further following last October’s ‘options consultation’.

  • Wandsworth Business Loan Fund launched

    Published 14 February 2014

    Wandsworth businesses struggling to get the finance to grow can now apply for loans of up to £22,000 thanks to the new Wandsworth Business Loan Fund.

  • More plaudits for Battersea Park

    Published 14 February 2014

    A unique partnership project to revive Battersea Park’s famous Old English Garden and bring it bursting back to life has been honoured in this year’s Garden of the Year category in the BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards.

  • Wandle flood warning

    Published 14 February 2014

    A flood alert has been issued today (Friday) by the Environment Agency for land near the River Wandle.

  • Davies to double night flights next year

    Published 13 February 2014

    Wandsworth Council leader and 2M Group spokesman Ravi Govindia has pledged to fight the Airports Commission’s plan to more than double the number of night flights into Heathrow.

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