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Legal action authorised against owner of unlawful airbnb style apartments

Councillors have given the green light to legal action against the owners of two near neighbouring properties in Battersea that are both being unlawfully used as to provide short term “airbnb” style accommodation.

06 Dec 19
 

Sign up for social care course

If English is your second language and you are interested in becoming a social care worker, sign up now for a free seven-week course starting in January.

06 Dec 19

Mayor supports World AIDS Day

The Mayor of Wandsworth, Cllr Jane Cooper, had an HIV test today (Wed) as part of the council’s support of World AIDS Day on December 1.

27 Nov 19
 

Planning inspector dismisses appeals over rejected sites for telephone kiosks

The council’s decision to block proposals for four telephone kiosks on pavements in Putney and Wandsworth has been vindicated after a Government planning inspector rejected attempts by the phone company to have the decisions overturned.

28 Nov 19
 

Water company fined over ‘botched’ repairs that caused travel delays

Thames Water has been ordered to pay more than £2,500 in fines and legal costs after a set of prolonged and poorly managed roadworks in Earlsfield caused transport disruption in the area.

27 Nov 19

Shock video shows professional flytipper in action

The council has launched an investigation to trace professional flytippers - and the people who paid them to get rid of their waste – after shock video footage showed a vanload of rubbish being dumped on a housing estate in Balham.

 

22 Nov 19

Civic Awards for community champions

The winners of the 2019 Wandsworth Civic Awards were announced at a special awards ceremony at the Civic Suite last night. 

13 Nov 19
 

Planning inspector dismisses appeals over rejected sites for telephone kiosks

The council’s decision to block proposals for four telephone kiosks on pavements in Putney and Wandsworth has been vindicated after a Government planning inspector rejected attempts by the phone company to have the decisions overturned.

28 Nov 19

Wandsworth Bridge to undergo multi-million pound refurbishment in the Spring

Major refurbishment work to Wandsworth Bridge will be carried out in the New Year, the council has confirmed

01 Nov 19

Have your say on new political map of Wandsworth

The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for England is asking local people to comment on its draft proposals for new Wandsworth Council ward boundaries.

30 Oct 19

Will your school join the plogging revolution?

Wandsworth schools are being invited to take part in plogging – a great way of keeping fit and active while helping to clean up our environment.

04 Nov 19

Awards for care leavers

Wandsworth has celebrated National Care Leavers Week by recognising the achievements of care leavers at its annual Future Awards.

06 Nov 19

Wandsworth sets out green ambition

Wandsworth Council has set itself the target of becoming the greenest borough in inner London.

18 Jul 19

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