Latest News

Monday 12 January 2015
Completed Northern line upgrade boosts capacity
Battersea MP, Jane Ellison, today welcomed news that Transport for London (TfL) had completed its major overhaul of the Northern line’s signalling system, significantly increasing capacity. [Read More]

Wednesday 24 December 2014
Christmas 2014: Prime Minister's message
The Prime Minister David Cameron sends his best wishes to everyone celebrating Christmas in the UK and around the world [Read More]

Monday 22 December 2014
Jane's Christmas eBulletin with useful seasonal information
As we head into the Christmas period Battersea's MP has put out a short eBulletin with useful seasonal information, including about travel, rubbish collection and tree recycling. [Read More]

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]

News from your local Council

Councillor shares residents’ concerns over Crossrail 2 impact on common
Thursday January 29, 2015
The council’s transport and environment spokesman Cllr Jonathan Cook says he shares the concerns of local residents worried about the potential impact of Crossrail 2 tunnelling work on Wandsworth Common...

Sign up for help with your energy needs
Thursday January 29, 2015
Wandsworth residents are being urged to find out if they are eligible for free extra support from their energy suppliers.

FGM conference next week
Thursday January 29, 2015
A conference next week will bring together professionals working with the borough’s women and girls to discuss female genital mutilation (FGM).

Still time to take housing survey
Thursday January 29, 2015
Initial results from the council’s survey of people living in the private rented sector show many tenants do not know what standard of service to expect from their landlord...

Battersea Arts Centre and Wandsworth Museum announce plans to unite
Tuesday January 27, 2015
Battersea Arts Centre and Wandsworth Museum have announced that they plan to unite as one organisation offering an integrated programme of culture and heritage...

Meet the Forkans at Enterprise Week
Tuesday January 27, 2015
There’s still time to grab a place on the Meet the Forkans event being held as part of next week’s Wandsworth Enterprise week – but hurry as tickets are selling fast...

Compulsory purchase warning to owner of ‘at risk’ listed building
Tuesday January 27, 2015
The council has given a property developer a two month deadline to carry out urgent repairs to a neglected historic building in Tooting or face losing it through a compulsory purchase order (CPO)...

Public meeting for Wimbledon Football Stadium plan
Monday January 26, 2015
Wandsworth Council has arranged a public meeting on Monday 2 February focussing on plans for a new 20,000 seater football stadium and residential development on Plough Lane...

Spurs star opens cancer pop-up shop
Friday January 23, 2015
The Get to Know Cancer pop-up shop has been officially opened by former Tottenham Hotspur and England star Ledley King.

Domestic violence One-Stop Shop is moving
Friday January 23, 2015
The One-Stop Shop, which helps victims of domestic violence and abuse, is temporarily moving to a new home.