Latest News

Friday 17 April 2015
Housing eBulletin special published
Battersea’s Conservative Parliamentary Candidate today published a special edition of her eBulletin, focusing on housing and the opportunities available to help get on the housing ladder. [Read More]

Thursday 2 April 2015
Jane sends out Special Budget 2015 eBulletin
The latest edition of Battersea Conservative Candidate Jane Ellison's local eBulletin is available. [Read More]

Tuesday 31 March 2015
Jane Ellison welcomes Meningitis B vaccine deal agreement
Jane Ellison, Public Health Minister and Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Battersea, warmly welcomed the news that all babies in the UK will soon be vaccinated against meningococcal B (MenB). [Read More]

Monday 23 March 2015
£1 million Government grant for Battersea Arts Centre fire renovation
Jane Ellison MP has welcomed today’s announcement by the Government to give the Battersea Arts Centre a £1million grant for renovation after the recent devastating fire. [Read More]

Monday 16 March 2015
Culture Secretary meets with Battersea Arts Centre team after fire
Secretary of State for Culture Sajid Javid today visited the Battersea Arts Centre and met with Artistic Director David Jubb following Friday’s fire, which badly damaged the Centre’s Grand Hall. [Read More]

News from your local Council

Tenant loses home after deliberately flooding his neighbours
Friday April 24, 2015
A middle-aged man who brought chaos, worry and fear to his neighbourhood has been evicted from his council-owned flat in Roehampton.

Travellers forced to quit Wandsworth Common within hours
Thursday April 23, 2015
A group of travellers who drove caravans onto Wandsworth Common yesterday (Wednesday) in a bid to set up an unlawful camp, were moved on within only a few hours after legal warnings from Wandsworth Council...

Grab your Fringe tickets now
Thursday April 23, 2015
Get set for the Wandsworth Fringe - now just over a week away.

Still time to apply for a proxy vote
Thursday April 23, 2015
Polling day for the Parliamentary election and Earlsfield by-election is now just two weeks away. If you are unable to get to your polling station on the day you can still apply for a proxy vote...

Walk to end the stigma of mental illness
Tuesday April 21, 2015
The mental health charity CLASP is organising its second Walking out of Darkness event on May 16 and the council is encouraging local residents and businesses to take part...

Plan your Big Lunch street party
Monday April 20, 2015
The Big Lunch is less than two months away, and neighbours that want to get together and organise a street party are urged to get their application in as soon as possible...

Hours left to register to vote
Monday April 20, 2015
The deadline to register to vote in next month's Parliamentary election and Earlsfield ward by election is midnight tonight (April 21).

National Grid to start laying new gas mains in Battersea on Monday
Friday April 17, 2015
Motorists and bus passengers are being advised to allow extra time for their journeys through Battersea for the next ten weeks after it was announced that National Grid will begin gas safety improvement works in the area on Monday...

Every local child has been offered a primary school place
Friday April 17, 2015
Figures published yesterday show a big increase in the number of Wandsworth parents who have been offered their first choice of primary school.

One week left to register to vote
Monday April 13, 2015
The deadline to register to vote in next month's Parliamentary election and Earlsfield ward by election is now just one week away.