Latest News

Monday 18 July 2016
Battersea MP appointed Treasury Minister in new government
Battersea’s MP, Jane Ellison, has been appointed to the role of Financial Secretary to the Treasury in Prime Minister Theresa May’s new government. [Read More]

Monday 4 July 2016
Why I’m backing Theresa May for Prime Minister
It was only just over a year ago that the country elected a majority Conservative government, offering a platform of, amongst other things, competence over chaos. [Read More]

Friday 1 April 2016
Boost for lowest-paid as National Living Wage begins
Jane Ellison MP has welcomed the launch today of the Conservative Government’s new National Living Wage – giving a big boost to the lowest-paid. [Read More]

Friday 11 March 2016
Battersea MP backs National Apprenticeship Week
Jane Ellison MP has welcomed the Government’s commitment to creating quality apprenticeships ahead of National Apprenticeship Week 2016. [Read More]

Thursday 11 February 2016
Wandsworth LGBT Forum celebrates 10 years
Wandsworth’s LGBT Forum today celebrated its 10th birthday at an event in Parliament, hosted by Battersea MP Jane Ellison. [Read More]

News from your local Council

Longer opening hours for CAB telephone advice service
Thursday September 29, 2016
Citizens Advice Wandsworth is expanding the opening hours of its telephone advice service from October 3.

Tech giant Apple to open new HQ in Nine Elms
Wednesday September 28, 2016
The world’s most valuable company Apple has today (Wednesday) announced it is to set up its new UK headquarters in the Brighter Borough.

Regeneration inspires youth creativity
Wednesday September 28, 2016
Young people from across Nine Elms on the South Bank have worked alongside artists and designers to get inspired by the local area’s fast moving regeneration programme...

Tooting playground revamp complete
Tuesday September 27, 2016
Work on improving the children’s playground in Upper Tooting Park is now complete.

Venture through the Jumble Trail this October
Tuesday September 27, 2016
Sell your unwanted items, search for new treasures and spend time with your neighbours at the Wandsworth Jumble Trail.

Take a peek behind the doors of Wandsworth artists
Tuesday September 27, 2016
Wandsworth artists are opening their doors to the public again this year for the Artists’ Open House.

Get flu safe this winter
Monday September 26, 2016
Wandsworth residents are urged to get their flu jab, to help avoid catching the potentially serious illness.

Online scam alert over fake gas bill emails
Monday September 26, 2016
Residents and businesses are being warned to be on their guard against a new email scam involving fake gas bills that hackers are using to blackmail internet users...

Still time to nominate your community heroes
Monday September 26, 2016
There’s still time to nominate unsung local heroes for a 2016 Wandsworth Civic Award.

Councillors back scheme to preserve 'essential' Chestnut Avenue
Friday September 23, 2016
People who took part in a detailed public consultation on the future of a historic avenue of trees on Tooting Common have given their overwhelming support to making sure it survives for future generations...