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Tuesday 9 December 2014
Shaker Aamer’s continued detention “unacceptable” says Jane Ellison MP

Battersea MP Jane Ellison has issued the following statement regarding her constituent, Shaker Aamer, following the publication of the US Senate report on CIA involvement in torture. [Read More]

Wednesday 3 December 2014
MP visits local dementia café
Battersea’s MP Jane Ellison has visited the Alzheimer’s Society’s Bluebell Café at the Katherine Low Settlement in Battersea. [Read More]

Wednesday 3 December 2014
Battersea MP backs Autumn Statement for families and working people
The Chancellor’s Autumn Statement has been welcomed today by Battersea’s MP, Jane Ellison. George Osborne set out a range of measures to help make families more financially secure and let working people keep more of the money they earn. [Read More]

Thursday 27 November 2014
Jane Ellison MP’s Special Christmas eBulletin published
Battersea’s MP, Jane Ellison has sent a special edition of her regular ebulletin to thousands of her constituents giving details of many of the exciting Christmas events coming up in and around Battersea and Balham. [Read More]

Wednesday 26 November 2014
Supporting Movember in Parliament
Jane Ellison, MP for Battersea, has joined other MPs, staff, and hundreds of thousands of ‘Mo Bros’ and ‘Mo Sistas’ across the UK to support ‘Movember’, helping to change the face of men’s health. [Read More]

News from your local Council

Royal visit marks college success
Friday December 19, 2014
HRH The Prince of Wales today visited South Thames College’s Wandsworth Campus to celebrate with the young people completing the College’s 300th Prince’s Trust Team Programme...

Davies challenged on night flights and noise respite claims
Friday December 19, 2014
Key questions about aircraft noise, night flights and the viability of Heathrow’s ‘respite’ proposals need to be answered following the Airport Commission’s public hearing, Ravi Govindia has said...

Councillors hold regular surgeries for residents
Thursday December 18, 2014
Residents who wish to speak to a local councillor to enlist their help or raise an issue of local concern can do so at regularly held drop-in surgeries across the borough...

Council warns parents about ‘legal highs’ on sale in the borough
Thursday December 18, 2014
Wandsworth’s director of public health is urging parents in the borough to be on the lookout for any signs that their children could be taking so-called ’legal highs’ after a quantity were discovered on sale at a shop in Putney...

Residents can enjoy a green Christmas
Thursday December 18, 2014
The council is encouraging residents to have a green Christmas by taking advantage of the borough's doorstep recycling services over the festive period...

New shops, library and 200 homes for Wandsworth Town
Wednesday December 17, 2014
Plans have been approved for 201 new homes and a brand new library in the heart of the Wandsworth Town regeneration area.

Green light for primary school redevelopment and 290 new homes
Wednesday December 17, 2014
Wandsworth Council last night approved plans for 290 new homes in Nine Elms and the redevelopment of St Mary’s Primary School.

Party People urged to keep safe this Christmas
Tuesday December 16, 2014
People going out to party in Wandsworth this Christmas are being warned to keep track of their alcohol intake and plan their journey home.

Help preserve Tooting Common
Tuesday December 16, 2014
Passionate about Tooting Common? You could help record its wildlife and protect its future.

Putney Station upgrade meeting tomorrow
Monday December 15, 2014
Rail bosses will be at Putney Station tomorrow (Tuesday) from 3pm to 5pm to answer questions about delays to the ongoing station refurbishment project...