Prince Harry shopping in Nappy Valley! Ferrari crash in Battersea hurts six. Wandsworth schools to lose funding

Last Updated on : 19th December 2016

Dear NappyValleyNetter,

We’re LIVE!

The NappyValleyNet crowd-funding campaign is underway and we’ve *just* started sending out the details to those who might like to invest. So top of my Christmas list is international expansion, tons of new features and eventual world domination (insert James Bond baddy laugh!).

If you would like to join us on the journey (that sounds a little X Factorish but you know what I mean) then please do email me by clicking here and I’ll ping you details straight back!

Right I’m off to window shop for executive Filofaxes and practice my CEO stare in the mirror!


Here is what you’ve been talking about on NappyValleyNet:

weekly1-copyPrince Harry and his girlfriend have been spotted shopping in Nappy Valley.Where were they? What did they buy? And should they really have gone somewhere else? All these questions and more answered right here! (click here).

Six people were rushed to hospital when a Ferrari crashed in Battersea. My understanding is that no-one was seriously injured which, from the reports, is incredible (click here).

Papinian has posted that Wandsworth Schools are to lose out on government funding at the expense of rural ones (click here).

You HAVE to read this: one our regular users, Denwand, has posted an account of being robbed whilst in a cafe by a gang on scooters. No one was hurt, thank goodness, but it’s fascinating how her antennae picked up something wasn’t quite right but too late to take action. A massive thanks for posting D! (click here)

weekly1-copyAnd onto much happier news: our amazing “Win a Nappy Valley Christmas Competition” has a winner! I love telling the lucky user that they’ve won EVERYTHING they needed for Xmas and this year we even have a photo of the lucky local. A massive thank you to all of the SW London businesses who supported this fantastic competition! (click here)

Balhammom asked if you knew how much your partner earned? (click here). Errrr for most of you that’s be a big yes, then!

weekly1-copyStill stuck for a Christmas present ideas? NVN’er Clare popped into a brand new cookery school down by the Thames. Was she impressed? Find out by reading her review and getting 15% off right here!

A local catholic primary is consulting on changes to it’s admissions process. All those who want to comment on the fairness of children being awarded school places based on their parents religion please please remember we’re a friendly, local and inclusive site! (click here)

There is a MASSIVE new tower planned for Battersea. It’s slated for Plantation Wharf and not everyone is pleased. PW posts details and asks you to get involved (click here)

Julian Tennis Coach is one of our most brilliant users and he’s just posted details of his Christmas and New Year tennis programme. Thanks Julian! (click here). 

weekly1-copyCanuck is hoping to find a shop that sells Empire Biscuits. I’ve never heard of them before – shout if you can help! (click here).

Sammy Duder gets a LOVELY write up. We love them too, thanks for posting HY! (click here)

VL wonders how much pocket money you give a seven year old? And how often? (click here).

We LOVE Beanstalk and they’re in the news. If you would like to help children read this is the most amazing way to help (click here)

Don’t forget to check out all the local open mornings (click here) and if you’d like a print copy of our Schools Guide just send me your postal address.


Looking for a new challenge? We have more vacancies than turkeys have stuffing

A Fulham based property developer is looking for a book keeper (click here). A localfirm needs travel administrative staff (click here). A technical recruitment start-up in Clapham Old Town business is hoping to hire a PT office manager (click here). ASouthside based start-up need a P/T book keeper (click here). The lovely people atBalance Performance and Physio also need a  P/T book keeper (click here).Lastly, we have a stack of nanny and au pair vacancies! (click here).


We have more “House and Garden” questions than turkeys wishing they were something else!

We LOVE Clara Bee and she’s just posted that a couple of her decorators and carpenters are free just before and after Xmas. Definitely worth a call if you want your house to be PERFECT for Santa! (click here). TM is a regular NVN’er and has a lovely two bed flat to rent-out in Putney (click here). Looking for a basement conversion Ensoul might be able to help! (click here). RA needs a roofer who is good with a flat roof – know of one? (click here) Looking for a picture hanger? OnTheWall gets a lovely recommendation! (click here)MB wonders if you can recommend a carpet shop? (click here) Lastly, M2000 has just had a landline installed but it’s picking up a lot of “interference from electrical circuits” (engineer’s words). Errr has anyone else experienced this she asks? (click here). Lastly, GP asks if anyone has experience of converting a side return in a ground floor flat? (click here)


Looking to buy or sell? It’s totally free to post your items on NappyValleyNet

FOR SALE: a collection of five Michael Morpugo books – I LOVE War Horse! (click here), a Medela double electric breast pump (click here) WANTED new born clothes (click here)

Phew, that’s it, have a fabby week!


Annabel and the NappyValleyNet team

PS don’t forget you can now register or log in to NappyValleyNet using your Facebook, Twitter or Linkedin account.

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