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Wandsworth is a model of excellence in education

Cllr Sarah McDermott is the Cabinet Member for Education and Children’s Services on Wandsworth Council.

Wandsworth is probably the best place in the UK to bring up children – not a hollow advertising slogan but backed up by incontrovertible evidence.

Avoidable travel chaos over Easter weekend  

As a result of the ongoing industrial dispute between the RMT and South Western Railway, the trade union has voted to strike over the busy Easter weekend. 

Councillor Ravi Govindia, Leader of Wandsworth Council, commented:

Council cash boost to improve local infrastructure

Wandsworth Council has announced further investment in improving the borough’s infrastructure over the next two years.

This brings the total capital spending on improving the borough’s infrastructure to over £185m over the current three year cycle.

Plans to improve Bedford Hill

Engineers at Conservative controlled Wandsworth Council have drawn up initial plans to improve Bedford Hill between Balham Station Road and Balham High Road.

Support for air pollution call

Wandsworth’s council leader has supported today’s cross-party call to do more to tackle air pollution.