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

Steer clear of bank holiday parking tickets
Friday August 28, 2015
Motorists can park for free in marked out parking bays in the borough’s controlled parking zones on bank holiday Monday, but are warned to avoid yellow lines...

Life after school
Thursday August 27, 2015
Not sure what to do after you leave school? A specialist council team can help.

Give your unwanted items a good home
Thursday August 27, 2015
The re-use service, which enables residents to have unwanted furniture, appliances and other items collected, refurbished and passed on to people who need them, has been improved...

Local families celebrate new affordable homes in Tooting
Wednesday August 26, 2015
A family with two children with special needs have hailed their new affordable rent home on Mitcham Road, Tooting as “life changing”.

Power Station revival brings new youth space to the Patmore Estate
Wednesday August 26, 2015
The Mayor of Wandsworth Cllr Nicola Nardelli has officially opened a brand new youth facility on the Patmore Estate in Nine Elms which will be run by local youth charity FAST...

GCSE success for Wandsworth students
Tuesday August 25, 2015
Wandsworth schools are celebrating another good year for GCSE results, with some stand-out successes.

Share your views on local parks – new locations added
Tuesday August 25, 2015
Some of the times and locations where staff from the parks department will be chatting to local people about the borough’s small parks this week have been changed...

Late night fun at Tooting Market
Friday August 21, 2015
Tooting Market is now open late on Friday and Saturday evenings – with loads of bars, restaurants and stalls open until 10.30pm.

Feel Good Festival this Sunday
Friday August 21, 2015
Local people are invited to enjoy an afternoon of food, art and entertainment at Roehampton’s annual summer festival on Sunday (August 23).

Airports Commission “buried doubts” over Heathrow growth forecast
Thursday August 20, 2015
The Airports Commission has been accused of burying evidence which undermined its decision to back Heathrow expansion over a rival scheme to develop Gatwick...