Pubs in Wandsworth are faring far better than those neighbouring boroughs, figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have revealed.
Children playing in The Pleasance green space in Putney have brand-new play equipment to enjoy.
It may be the season of goodwill but fraudsters are working overtime at Christmas, warns Wandsworth Council.
Wandsworth is the fourth happiest place to live in the Capital, and the happiest inner London borough, a new survey reveals.
As the countdown to Christmas continues, find out about some of the unique independent stores on your doorstep with the council’s new shopping guide.
Do you know someone who is a sporting hero or has given up their time to support sport or physical activity across the borough – then we want to hear from you.
The first machine digging London’s super sewer has started work at Kirtling Street in Battersea.
Residents interested in getting into the construction industry on the Winstanley estate will benefit from health and safety construction training, as part of a successful funding bid put forward by the council, in partnership with Battersea Power station.
A young mother, who says her life was saved by a sprinkler that put out a chip pan fire in her flat, believes the council is doing the right thing by wanting to retro-fit sprinklers across its tower blocks.
The council has unveiled a wide ranging series of proposals to show how it plans to support the Mayor’s Transport Strategy (MTS).
Tributes have been paid to Albert Newman, a former Chief Executive of Wandsworth Council, who has passed away aged 93.
Councillors have given their backing to far reaching proposals to improve the sports and leisure facilities at the Tooting Triangle and confirmed that organised stay and play sessions for young children and toddlers remain at the heart of future plans for the site.
St Michael’s Community Centre in Battersea has had a revamp and has been officially reopened thanks to a grant from the Wandsworth Local Fund.
Wandsworth Common’s popular Bellevue Road shopping parade is sporting a smart new look following a £440,000 environmental improvement scheme.
Last week was National Road Safety Week, and the council and police worked with around a thousand local schoolchildren to catch speeding motorists and encourage safe parking around schools.
Wandsworth Council’s pet-friendly policy that allows council tenants to keep dogs has been hailed as a model for other town halls and social housing providers to follow by leading animal charity Battersea, formerly known as Battersea Dogs and Cats Home (BDCH).
The council has given away almost two hundred bags of grit and rock salt over the past two weekends as part of its preparations for cold weather.
Support for the most vulnerable victims of domestic abuse across Wandsworth, Richmond Kingston and Merton has been given a boost this White Ribbon Day, thanks to a £483,000 government grant.
Citizens Advice Wandsworth, in partnership with the University of Roehampton, has officially opened its new Roehampton Advice Centre.
Developer Wates Residential has commenced work at Shuttleworth Road as part of the council's programme to deliver 1,000 homes for Wandsworth residents and workers.
Celebrate the festive season and support your local shops this Christmas, with a series of events kicking off this Friday.
Some of the borough’s most innovative, successful and community-friendly businesses have been honoured in this year’s Wandsworth Businesses Awards.
Projects celebrating black culture, helping refugees, getting older people online and improving sports and community facilities will be among those sharing the latest wave of funding from the Wandsworth Grant Fund.
With colder weather on the way, advice and support is available to keep older and vulnerable people warm and safe.
Children from Wandsworth secondary schools have been on a whistle-stop tour of the borough’s different faiths at the annual Faith Direct event.
Call for Mayor and TfL to give ‘firm and unambiguous’ commitment to no more delays on one way system revamp
The council’s transport spokesman is calling for firm and unambiguous reassurances from the Mayor and TfL that they are serious about carrying out the long-awaited and much-needed redesign of the Wandsworth one-way system.
Wandsworth Council, in partnership with Battersea Power Station, has welcomed the news that it has been successful in its bid for funding to deliver construction skills training at the iconic London landmark.
Air pollution has fallen across the borough, Wandsworth Council’s annual report into air quality shows.
Property developers at a prominent building site in Balham have been ordered to remove an unauthorised structure that is encroaching on to the public highway or face prosecution.
A Putney woman who plagued her neighbours with loud music and late night shouting matches has been taken to court by the council and fined more than £750.
One of the stalwarts of the council’s Youth Offending Team (YOT) is retiring after a life of dedicated public service.
Wandsworth Council has been recognised for the work it does with the Armed Forces.
Two brothers who ran a filthy, dirt-encrusted and pest riddled butchers shop in Tooting have been made to pay nearly £4,600 in fines and court costs after being prosecuted by the council’s food safety team.
National HIV Testing Week starts tomorrow (November 17) and people in Wandsworth are being urged to take a quick, simple and free test to check their HIV status.
The council’s transport spokesman has welcomed the announcement that the dirtiest buses will no longer operate on routes through Battersea and are to be replaced with cleaner less polluting models.
The extension of the Northern line to the Nine Elms area will support thousands of new residents and businesses.
Wandsworth Council has written to TfL in a bid to get it to reverse a proposal to axe a popular bus route.
Three-year-old Rahul Dhir got his first flu vaccination at Elborough Street Surgery in Wandsworth today and declared it 'fine' as local doctors urged parents in the borough to get their toddlers vaccinated this winter.
The people who selflessly give up their time to help the Wandsworth community were recognised at a special awards ceremony at the Civic Suite last night.
Today (November 14) is World Diabetes Day, and the council is reminding local people they can use a simple online tool to check their risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.
More than 2,000 children from primary schools across the borough have this year been given special lessons using real life scenarios to help them stay safe, avoid dangerous everyday situations and even how to save a friend’s life.
School students and employers from around the borough have been marking 25 years of successful work experience placements in Wandsworth – which has seen around 25,000 young people getting their first taste of the world of work.
Parents who park dangerously outside schools are to be targeted in a council crackdown.
The Mayor of Wandsworth Cllr Piers McCausland has written to the headteacher of Battersea’s Chesterton School to offer his congratulations after the school was named as one of only 32 in the country to be given a vitally important mentoring role to promote reading beyond their own classrooms.
Wandsworth Council leader Ravi Govindia says the news that Gatwick Airport could use an existing reserve runway that’s already built and could be made operational quickly within days, highlights the “sheer folly” of building a third runway at Heathrow.
Wandsworth becomes first London borough to see 50 per cent of homes on estates given access to full-fibre broadband
Wandsworth Council has been named as the first local authority in London to offer 50 per cent of its council owned properties access to full fibre broadband, cementing its place as one of the fastest boroughs in the capital for broadband speeds.
Plans drawn up to provide extra places at popular schools as part of a £15m investment in local education
Plans are now being drawn up to expand some of the borough’s most popular schools after councillors agreed to invest more than £15m in providing more classroom places for the borough’s children.