Local News

Councillors approve plans for £15m expansion of popular schools

Conservative Councillors in Wandsworth have approved a £15m investment in the Borough’s most popular schools.  The investment means schools will have extra space to cater for rising pupil numbers and that parents will have more choice.

Major improvements to Putney High Street

Putney High Street is to see major changes to improve traffic flow, pollution and make it safer and more attractive as Conservative Councillors approved plans to give the High Street a radical revamp.

Council removes royal wedding street party fee

Wandsworth residents are being encouraged to have a royal celebration to mark the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle after the Council agreed to waive its charges for organising a street party.

New trees make the Borough even greener

Conservative controlled Wandsworth Council has announced plans to make the Borough even greener by planting over 1,150 new trees in the next few months.

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.