Latest News

Friday 8 May 2015
Jane Ellison returned to Parliament
Jane Ellison has been re-elected as the Member of Parliament for Battersea, Balham and Wandsworth. [Read More]

Saturday 25 April 2015
Manifesto eBulletin special published
Jane Ellison, Battersea’s Conservative Parliamentary Candidate, has published a Manifesto edition of her eBulletin, focusing on key pledges on more free childcare, cutting taxes and building more homes. [Read More]

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]

News from your local Council

Subscribe to e-bulletin for chance to win e-prix tickets
Friday May 22, 2015
Ten lucky subscribers to the council’s weekly e-news bulletin will land themselves a pair of tickets to London’s inaugural Formula E race championships which are being staged in Battersea Park next month...

Battersea gasholders to make way for 839 homes
Friday May 22, 2015
Wandsworth Council last night (Thursday) approved a plan to build 839 homes, a nursery, shops and public square on the former Battersea gasholder site in Nine Elms...

Respond now to help stop Heathrow expansion
Friday May 22, 2015
The latest air quality report published by the Sir Howard Davies Airports Commission underplays the true impacts of Heathrow expansion, Wandsworth Council and its 2M Group campaign partners are warning...

Leader sets out Wandsworth's low tax formula
Friday May 22, 2015
Council leader Ravi Govindia published a letter in the Evening Standard earlier this week in response to another reader's question about Wandsworth's low tax rate...

Local residents to be offered free tickets to Formula E
Thursday May 21, 2015
Thousands of people are expected to flock to Battersea Park next month to witness London’s inaugural Formula E race weekend.

No need to pay for parking on bank holiday Monday but please avoid yellow lines
Thursday May 21, 2015
Drivers are being reminded that they can park for free in marked out parking bays in the borough’s controlled parking zones on bank holiday Monday.

New guidelines protect pubs and curb betting shops and takeways
Thursday May 21, 2015
Planning guidance to protect community pubs, restrict the number of new fast food takeaways near schools and control the spread of betting shops has been approved...

School’s appeal for votes for £25k playground upgrade
Thursday May 21, 2015
Parents at a Wandsworth primary school are calling on local people to lend their support to an online competition that could help win it £25,000 for a playground upgrade...

Support for Wandsworth gyratory redesign
Tuesday May 19, 2015
Transport for London (TfL) and Wandsworth Council’s major revamp of Wandsworth Town Centre has been broadly supported by local residents and stakeholders...

Help shape new Air Quality Action Plan
Tuesday May 19, 2015
The council has published a new Air Quality Action Plan for the borough and is asking local people and organisations to have their say on the draft proposals...