Building homes for Wandsworth people – a letter from the Leader of the Council

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Mon, 01/22/2018 - 15:04
Leader of Wandsworth Council, Ravi Govindia has written an open letter to the people of Wandsworth.
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Leader welcomes Embassy staff

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:51
In the week that the new US Embassy opens its doors for full consular business, the leader of Wandsworth Council leader, Cllr Ravi Govindia, has formerly welcomed all its staff to the borough.
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Putney air pollution plummets

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:45
Air pollution levels in Putney High Street have fallen sharply over the past year, new figures show.
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Enterprise Week offers help to grow your business

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 15:33
Wandsworth businesses can get help to start up and grow with a week of talks, advice sessions, networking opportunities, workshops and events.
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Good progress in ‘The Greener Borough’s’ street tree planting programme

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 14:55
Wandsworth Council is now roughly halfway through this winter’s programme of planting new street trees across the borough.
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First new sites in massive council housebuilding programme announced

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 14:08
The first phase of one of the biggest council house building programmes in the country has been announced, with hundreds of new homes proposed at discounted rates to rent and buy for people who live or work in the borough.
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Residents in Bedford ward can have their say on local services

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 13:43
Residents living in the Bedford ward area of Balham and Tooting Bec will be able to tell their local councillors and senior town hall officials their neighbourhood priorities at a special feedback session early next week.
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Comment on Priory Lane cycle route proposals

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 12:36
The council is proposing to alter the layout of the cycle lane in Roehampton’s Priory Lane, and is seeking the views of local people.
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Talking rubbish with students at Ernest Bevin College

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:51
Monday morning was all about rubbish at Ernest Bevin College in Tooting this week, when Wandsworth Council’s environmental officer went in to talk to year seven students about the impact of littering, and their role in keeping Wandsworth clean.
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Competition to smarten up Thessaly Road Railway Bridge

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:43
Wandsworth Council has teamed up with the London Festival of Architecture (LFA) to launch a competition to improve an important gateway to the Nine Elms regeneration area.
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Third runway could mean more night flights

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:27
Government assurances that night flights could be banned with a third runway have been undermined by a new report from a major airline group making the case for additional flights in the early morning period.
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Please don’t dump unwanted Christmas Trees on the street

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 15:54
The council is halfway through its annual Christmas Tree collection service and is on course to collect tens of thousands more trees in the next week.
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Victory for Battersea residents as missing 170 bus set to return

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 15:33
Battersea residents are breathing a sigh of relief after travel chiefs at Transport for London pledged to restore their missing 170 bus service from Monday morning.
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Council leader responds to President Trump’s Tweet on Nine Elms

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 15:03
The Leader of Wandsworth Council Cllr Ravi Govindia has given his reaction to the comments made by President Trump regarding the location of the new American Embassy.
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10,000 homes get ‘Gigafast’ broadband

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 11:44
10,000 homes on housing estates can now access super-fast broadband - making Wandsworth the borough with the largest number of fibre-enabled homes in the capital.
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New minister warned of looming crisis on London’s roads

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Thu, 01/11/2018 - 13:12
Wandsworth Council leader Ravi Govindia has written to the new Minister for London Jo Johnson welcoming his appointment but also alerting him to the looming crisis facing the capital’s road infrastructure following TfL’s recent decision to slash spending on repairs and maintenance.
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Be a better biker

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Thu, 01/11/2018 - 11:17
Wandsworth’s bikers are invited to brush up their skills at a free BikeSafe Skills Day delivered by professional police motorcyclists.
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First train tries out new tube track

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Thu, 01/11/2018 - 10:58
The very first train has travelled on the extension of the Northern Line to Nine Elms and Battersea.
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Call for rethink on merging of police commander posts

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 11:59
The council’s community safety spokesman Jonathan Cook has called on the Mayor to rethink his proposal to merge police commanders across London.
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Community schemes share council funding

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:29
Local projects are sharing £78,000 from the Wandsworth Grant Fund’s sixth round of funding.
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