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Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:19 am
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Topic: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has given birth to baby girl
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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has given birth to baby girl

Congratulations to New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern who gave birth to baby girl, with Clarke Gayford alongside, at Auckland Hospital. Former Prime Minister, Helen Clark said: "This is a sign of our maturity as a country and its acceptance that combining career and family is a choice which w...
by admin (daniella)
Thu Jun 21, 2018 9:39 am
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Topic: Woman suffers six puncture wounds as she is mauled by fox while sleeping in bed at her London home
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Woman suffers six puncture wounds as she is mauled by fox while sleeping in bed at her London home

Woman suffers six puncture wounds as she is mauled by fox while sleeping in bed at her London home. ''A young Londoner has told how she was savaged by a fox which crept onto her bed and attacked her as she slept. Jodie Nailard, 22, suffered six puncture wounds as she was bitten on the bicep in the h...
by admin (daniella)
Fri May 18, 2018 12:14 pm
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Topic: Neighbourhood improvement plan for popular shopping parade
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Neighbourhood improvement plan for popular shopping parade

Wandsworth Common’s popular Bellevue Road could benefit from streetscape improvements if local residents and businesses back a series of council proposals. A public consultation will be launched tomorrow (Saturday) which will ask local people if they support a wide-ranging improvement scheme for thi...
by admin (daniella)
Fri May 11, 2018 4:45 pm
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Topic: The Northcote Road summer fete is making its return
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The Northcote Road summer fete is making its return

''For 20 years, the people of Wandsworth came together for the annual Northcote Road summer fete. That was until last year's gathering was cancelled due to security concerns and lack of sponsorship. But then an idea came about to bring back the fete through crowdfunding. Initially the target was set...
by admin (daniella)
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: Got a Question?
Topic: Best performing Wandsworth schools based on Attainment 8 scores revealed
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Best performing Wandsworth schools based on Attainment 8 scores revealed

''Wandsworth’s best performing schools based on GCSE results have been revealed following the latest figures published by the Government. The borough has outperformed the national average for achievement, according to the statistics. Attainment 8 is a new way of calculating pupil achievement. It mea...
by admin (daniella)
Sun Jan 14, 2018 7:37 am
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Topic: New images show what Battersea Power Station's glossy new tube stop will look like
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New images show what Battersea Power Station's glossy new tube stop will look like

New images have been released of what Battersea's new Tube station will look like. Designs show the eastern entrance on Battersea Park Road with floor-to-ceiling glass panels and a gold geometric roof, as well as the planned interior of the new station. The station, which will be the borough of Wand...
by admin (daniella)
Mon Dec 18, 2017 12:29 pm
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Topic: LA TO NappyValley: Jason Statham and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley to rent £10k-a-week luxury pad in Clapham, south London
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LA TO NappyValley: Jason Statham and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley to rent £10k-a-week luxury pad in Clapham, south London

HOLLYWOOD star Jason Statham is relocating from LA for London after landing a role in a new movie – and is moving in to a plush £10,000-a-week pad. The actor, who has a baby son with Rosie Huntington Whiteley, snapped up the eight bedroom mansion in a bid to be close to the filming location. To view...
by admin (daniella)
Fri Dec 15, 2017 11:26 am
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Topic: These are Wandsworth's best primary schools for Key Stage 2 results in 2017
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These are Wandsworth's best primary schools for Key Stage 2 results in 2017

''The best performing primary schools in Wandsworth in the Key Stage 2 tests have been revealed. Primary school league tables are now out for 2017 with schools ranked by what percentage of its students are meeting the expected standard. The expected standard is based on a series of national curricul...
by admin (daniella)
Fri Nov 24, 2017 12:55 pm
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Topic: Respondents said Wandsworth is 'snooty'. Fircroft Primary School disagrees. What do you think?
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Respondents said Wandsworth is 'snooty'. Fircroft Primary School disagrees. What do you think?

'A Tooting school's class has hit back at a survey which rates Wandsworth as one of London's unfriendliest boroughs. Year 6 pupils at Fircroft Primary School, in Fircroft Road, were 'shocked, surprised and frustrated’ to find that people might find the area to be ‘unwelcoming’, ‘unfriendly’ and ‘sno...
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Wed Nov 22, 2017 12:48 pm
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Topic: This Clapham prep school is ranked the highest in South West London.
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This Clapham prep school is ranked the highest in South West London.

Oliver House preparatory school is the highest-ranked in south west London. 'A Clapham preparatory school is the highest-ranked in south west London on The Sunday Times’ latest list. Oliver House School, in Nightingale Lane, is ranked first among other schools in the area, sixth in the capital and 3...
by admin (daniella)
Wed Nov 22, 2017 9:47 am
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Topic: Carmena Children's Day Nursery rated 'inadequate' by Ofsted in latest report
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Carmena Children's Day Nursery rated 'inadequate' by Ofsted in latest report

'A Wandsworth nursery school has been given an overall rating as 'inadequate' following an inspection which revealed staff didn't always know children's names. Carmena Christian Day Nursery, in Thrale Road, was visited by an inspector from the government's education watchdog Ofsted, who said in a re...
by admin (daniella)
Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:44 pm
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Topic: A new River Bus service is launching at Battersea Power Station
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A new River Bus service is launching at Battersea Power Station

''A new River Bus service which links Battersea Power Station with the City of London and Canary Wharf has been hailed as a 'major milestone' as it opens to the public. The service means the development is now within 15 minutes of Embankment Pier, 20 minutes of Blackfriars and City, and 40 minutes o...
by admin (daniella)
Tue Oct 24, 2017 11:16 am
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Topic: 46 percent of Wandsworth residents do not participate in any sports, research reveals
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46 percent of Wandsworth residents do not participate in any sports, research reveals

46 percent of Wandsworth residents do not participate in any sports, research reveals. ''More than 46 percent of Wandsworth residents do not participate in any sporting activities according to research released this week. The figure ranks the area 24th out of 33 London boroughs (46.2), with Barking ...
by admin (daniella)
Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:24 am
Forum: Got a Question?
Topic: Should Wandsworth Town be absorbed by Putney? - another chance to give your views
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Should Wandsworth Town be absorbed by Putney? - another chance to give your views

Should Wandsworth Town be absorbed by Putney? ''A new eight week consultation period has started today (17 October) for residents to comment on the revised proposals by the Boundary Commission of England to change parliamentary boundaries. Under the plan Wandsworth Town (Fairfield ward), Earlsfield ...
by admin (daniella)
Fri Oct 13, 2017 10:52 am
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Topic: These are best and worst secondary schools in Wandsworth for pupil progress
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Views: 1865

These are best and worst secondary schools in Wandsworth for pupil progress

These are best and worst secondary schools in Wandsworth for pupil progress. ''New government figures show the progress made by secondary school pupils in Wandsworth. This “Progress 8” score reflects the difference between the results SATs taken in year nine and results from GCSEs and other key stag...