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Re: Battersea Children’s Centres

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Mon Feb 04, 2019 3:00 pm

Councillors asked to back ambitious plans to improve services for young children and families

Councillors will be asked this week to approve plans for a major overhaul of four children’s centres in Wandsworth to ensure that toddlers in some of the most deprived parts of the borough can be offered the best start in life. Following a detailed and in-depth public consultation with local famili...
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Mon Feb 04, 2019 2:55 pm

Re: Child homelessness in Wandsworth highest in five years, Shelter reveal

Here is our full statement on this issue   "All councils in London are experiencing an increase in cases, although it is worth pointing out that these figures are not people sleeping rough on the streets, but essentially people residing in temporary accommodation with a roof over their heads while ...
Forum: Local News
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Mon Dec 10, 2018 12:35 pm

Re: How to escalate a complaint against the Council? Councillors? Money claim? (overcharged for parking permit)

Very sorry to hear that both @SouthLondonDaddy and @Michaeladanny are experiencing these problems. If you could please email me some details - ie your address and car reg numbers - I will make sure that colleagues in our parking department address and resolve these issues asap. Please send the info ...
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Mon Dec 10, 2018 11:45 am

Re: Councils condemned for 'shameful' rebranding of Black History Month

“While some councils have chosen over the course of recent years to cease all and any celebrations of this month, we are proud to continue celebrating the historical achievements and successes of all the diverse communities that make up our borough and who all contribute so much to life in our city...
Forum: Local News
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Mon Oct 08, 2018 3:38 pm

Welcome for Department of Transport’s announcement on electric vehicles

The council’s environment spokesman Jonathan Cook has called on the Government to offer financial support to local authorities that have shown they are embracing the electric vehicle revolution. Cllr Cook’s call to ministers follows the announcement of new Government proposals that newly constructed...
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Thu Jul 19, 2018 5:07 pm

London tree officers honour Wandsworth’s Jerry Birtles in 2018 ‘Tree Oscars’

The man who has spent decades looking after the borough’s tens of thousands of trees and helped make Wandsworth one of London’s greenest and leafiest locations has been given a special award by his peers in this year’s London Tree & Woodland Awards. Jerry Birtles was presented with an individual com...
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Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:58 pm

Councils set for court challenge on Heathrow decision

A group of local authorities, including Wandsworth, has today formally notified the Secretary of State for Transport that it intends to seek judicial review of the Government’s decision to give policy support in the Airports National Policy Statement (“NPS”) for a third Heathrow runway. The councils...
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Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:41 pm

Summer fun for young people in Battersea Park next week

Children and young people can enjoy great sporting and leisure activities in Battersea Park next week, thanks to a local crime fighting charity. Between Tuesday, July 24 and Friday, July 27, young people aged between eight and 16 can enjoy a host of outdoor pursuits in the park thanks to the Batters...
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Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:38 pm

[Local News] London tree officers honour Wandsworth’s Jerry Birtles in 2018 ‘Tree Oscars’

<r>The man who has spent decades looking after the borough’s tens of thousands of trees and helped make Wandsworth one of London’s greenest and leafiest locations has been given a special award by his peers in this year’s London Tree & Woodland Awards.<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://www.wan...
Forum: Local News
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Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:34 pm

[Local News] Love Parks: Playground improvements could be in the pipeline at Garratt Park

<r>Families and young people living in Earlsfield are being asked to help shape a range of sports and leisure improvements at a popular local neighbourhood green space.<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/news/article/14593/love_parks_playground_improvements_could_be_in_the_pip...
Forum: Local News
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Wed Jul 18, 2018 11:49 am

[Local News] Still time to sign up for summer Pick ‘n’ Mix

<r>The first-ever Wandsworth Summer Pick ‘n’ Mix starts next week, so book now to secure your place. <br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/news/article/14592/still_time_to_sign_up_for_summer_pick_n_mix"><s>[url]</s><LINK_TEXT text="http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/news/artic ... pic...
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Tue Jul 17, 2018 2:51 pm

[Local News] Love Parks: Green flag flying high over Battersea Park

<r>The prestigious Green Flag Award has been awarded to the park from leading environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy. <br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/news/article/14591/love_parks_green_flag_flying_high_over_battersea_park"><s>[url]</s><LINK_TEXT text="http://www.wandswor...
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Tue Jul 17, 2018 2:40 pm

[Local News] Summer fun for young people in Battersea Park next week

<r>Children and young people can enjoy great sporting and leisure activities in Battersea Park next week, thanks to a local crime fighting charity. <br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/news/article/14589/summer_fun_for_young_people_in_battersea_park_next_week"><s>[url]</s><LINK...
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Tue Jul 17, 2018 11:48 am