Latest News

Friday 17 July 2015
Local MP launches first Business eBulletin
Local MP Jane Ellison has published her first ‘Business eBulletin’, aimed at local business people. [Read More]

Wednesday 8 July 2015
Chancellor announces National Living Wage in Summer Budget
Battersea MP Jane Ellison today welcomed the measures set out in the Chancellor’s Summer Budget – the first under a Conservative Government for 18 years. [Read More]

Monday 1 June 2015
Government to double free childcare to 30 hours a week for working families
Jane Ellison MP has today welcomed the Conservative Government’s plans to double free childcare for working families – which will benefit up to 120,000 parents in London. [Read More]

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]

News from your local Council

Local residents can confirm their right to vote online
Friday July 31, 2015
All households in Wandsworth will soon be receiving a form asking them to check that the information held on the electoral register about those living there is correct...

Investigation launched into house demolition in conservation area
Friday July 31, 2015
The council has launched an investigation into the partial demolition of a large residential property in West Putney which has been carried out without planning consent...

Still time to help shape Wandsworth’s Air Quality Action Plan
Thursday July 30, 2015
There is still time to have your say on Wandsworth’s draft Air Quality Action Plan before the public consultation draws to a close on August 5.

Lots of fun activities in Putney to mark Sunday’s bike event
Thursday July 30, 2015
With bike fans heading to Putney this weekend to watch the Prudential Ride London cycle races, there will be plenty of other attractions for people to enjoy...

New pavement for Clapham Common Westside
Thursday July 30, 2015
Residents living on part of Clapham Common Westside are to see their local environment improved with the installation of a brand new pavement outside their homes...

Consultation on plans to replace tarmac with grass at Tooting Common
Wednesday July 29, 2015
The council has unveiled proposals that could see parts of a tarmac road through the middle of Tooting Common being replaced with grass, trees and plants...

Popular Tooting pub is listed as asset of community value
Wednesday July 29, 2015
A popular local pub in Tooting has been given an added layer of protection from redevelopment after the council agreed it should be listed as an asset of community value (ACV)...

Reminder of road closures for Sunday’s Prudential Ride London bike event
Tuesday July 28, 2015
Residents are being reminded that this weekend’s Prudential Ride London cycle event will affect travel in many parts of the borough.

Meet the people who manage your parks and tell them your ideas
Tuesday July 28, 2015
Staff from the parks department will be visiting the borough’s smaller open spaces to field questions and listen to local people’s views about how these little green oases could be enhanced and improved...

Campaigners take Heathrow concerns to Prime Minister
Tuesday July 28, 2015
A group of councils, MPs, environmental groups, community organisations, aviation campaigners and London Assembly members has written to the Prime Minister to raise concerns about the air pollution impacts associated with a proposal to expand Heathrow Airport...