Latest News

Monday 28 July 2014
Jane Ellison MP: "I wish all my Muslim constituents 'Eid Mubarak'"
Battersea's MP has wished all her Muslim constituents Eid Mubarak as Ramadan comes to an end. [Read More]

Thursday 24 July 2014
'Great new services for our constituents': local MPs open Wandsworth’s newest Crown Post Office
Battersea MP Jane Ellison and Justine Greening, MP for Putney, joined staff and customers to celebrate the official opening of the new Crown Post Office in Wandsworth High Street on the border of both constituencies. [Read More]

Friday 11 July 2014
£1,000 rates cut for small businesses: MP aims to boost Battersea take-up rate
Many Northcote Road small businesses had a visit today from their local MP, Jane Ellison, and local councillors, to talk about the £1,000 Business Rates tax cut they could claim. [Read More]

Tuesday 8 July 2014
Battersea Police’s News Brief for weeks ending 6 July 2014

Our local police Inspectors send through regular updates on policing in local wards. [Read More]

Monday 7 July 2014
Wandsworth Police Borough Commander’s June message
Our local police Borough Commander, Chief Superintendent Richard Smith, has released his latest monthly message, giving details of the work of Wandsworth Police over the last few weeks. [Read More]

News from your local Council

Man jailed for deliberately starting tower block fires
Tuesday July 29, 2014
A 19-year-old man has been jailed for a year for deliberately starting two fires at the housing block in Battersea where he lives.

Prestigious Green Flag flies over Battersea Park
Tuesday July 29, 2014
Battersea Park has again been confirmed as one of the best green open spaces in the country after successfully retaining its coveted Green Flag award.

Free health activities for Winstanley and York Road estates
Tuesday July 29, 2014
More and more people from the Winstanley and York Road estates in Battersea are now taking part in a council-led healthy living project.

Kids can have great days out at the Battersea Summer Scheme
Monday July 28, 2014
Children and young people can enjoy some great sports and leisure activities in Battersea Park next week thanks to a local crime busting charity.

Putney is open for business
Friday July 25, 2014
Putney Bridge may be temporarily closed to vehicles, but the traffic-free town centre is still very much open for business.

Recruitment roadshow to showcase local jobs
Friday July 25, 2014
The Work Match Recruitment Roadshow will begin a tour of the borough next week as Wandsworth Council continues its local employment drive.

New Crown Post Office for Wandsworth Town
Thursday July 24, 2014
Council leader Ravi Govindia has praised the “excellent services” offered by the brand new Crown Post Office on Wandsworth High Street.

Woman prosecuted following fatal dog attack on family pet
Thursday July 24, 2014
A woman whose dog attacked and killed a Yorkshire Terrier on Tooting Common earlier this year has been taken to court and ordered to pay compensation.

Popular Southfields school to get extra classrooms
Thursday July 24, 2014
A popular and high achieving primary school in Southfields is to take in additional pupils after proposals for extra classrooms were granted planning permission...

Putney Bridge repairs progressing well
Tuesday July 22, 2014
One week into the essential repairs that are being carried out on Putney Bridge and the works are progressing well.