Local News

Wandsworth Homes For Wandsworth People

The first phase of one of the biggest council house building programmes in the country, Building Homes for Wandsworth People, has been announced by Conservative controlled Wandsworth Council.

Heating and Hot Water Bills to fall

People in 2,400 properties on Wandsworth’s housing estates will see heating and hot water bills fall by 5% in April 2018. The reduction, in addition to last year’s 10% fall, is because the Conservative controlled Council has purchased gas in advance at competitive rates.

Northern Line: Increased capacity

Conservative controlled Wandsworth Council has welcomed news that the Northern Line is to benefit from increased capacity. Following lobbying by the Council, the number of trains that run on the Northern Line between 5pm and 7pm will rise significantly.

Delivering Homes for Wandsworth Residents

Wandsworth Conservative Councillors have voted to build a further 800 new homes on top of the 210 already in the pipeline on the Council’s Housing Estates.

Council Leader corrects Tooting's Labour MP on Homelessness figures

The Labour MP for Tooting Constituency claimed in a question to the Prime Minister at PMQ's on Wednesday that 2,500 children will wake up homeless on Christmas Day in Wandsworth, giving the impression that all these children will be sleeping rough.