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Volunteers Give St. Margaret
Volunteers Give St. Margaret's Church Hall a Makeover

Four days spent cleaning sanding and painting the interior

Fleur Anderson MP Calls for Investment in Youth Services
Fleur Anderson MP Calls for Investment in Youth Services

Says funding has been reduced by 73% since 2010

Off-peak All Day Fridays To Be Trialed on Tube and Rail
Off-peak All Day Fridays To Be Trialed on Tube and Rail

New fare structure to be introduced on 8 March

Dover House Estate Homeowner Told to Remove uPVC Door
Dover House Estate Homeowner Told to Remove uPVC Door

Application had been made for retrospective planning permission

North Worple Way Traffic Restrictions to Be Introduced
North Worple Way Traffic Restrictions to Be Introduced

Rat run increasingly used due to Mortlake High Street congestion

Wandsworth Council Boosts Cost of Living Support Fund
Wandsworth Council Boosts Cost of Living Support Fund

£5million extra for measures to help struggling families

Height of Battersea Bridge Tower Block To Be Reduced
Height of Battersea Bridge Tower Block To Be Reduced

Developer changes plans in face of widespread opposition

Council Accused of Running Down Clock on Toland Square Plans
Council Accused of Running Down Clock on Toland Square Plans

Documents relating to the planning application not published

Police Officer from Putney Convicted of Multiple Rapes
Police Officer from Putney Convicted of Multiple Rapes

Cliff Mitchell's offences include those against a child

Putney MP Addresses the House Ahead of Gaza Vote
Putney MP Addresses the House Ahead of Gaza Vote

Fleur Anderson tells the Commons of her recent visit to the area

Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability Nurse Suspended
Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability Nurse Suspended

Sent colleague 'sexually motivated' messages on WhatsApp

Heathrow Airport to Publish Revised Strategy Shortly
Heathrow Airport to Publish Revised Strategy Shortly

Campaigners fear measures will be introduced to increase capacity

E-scooter Blamed for Starting Roehampton Fire
E-scooter Blamed for Starting Roehampton Fire

Blaze broke out in eleven storey block on Wanborough Drive

New Zebra Crossings Approved Near Local Schools
New Zebra Crossings Approved Near Local Schools

Will be situated on Putney Bridge Road and Alton Road

Council Consulting on Network of
Council Consulting on Network of 'Quiet Cycling Routes'

Ones linking Roehampton with public transport in Putney to be prioritised

Council Pledges to Double Spend on Road and Pavement Repairs
Council Pledges to Double Spend on Road and Pavement Repairs

Says will use money from developers over next decade

Extinction Rebellion Holds Putney High Street Protest
Extinction Rebellion Holds Putney High Street Protest

'Green Man Swarm' highlights the issue of poor air quality

Wandsworth Council Expands In-house Team to Tackle Mould
Wandsworth Council Expands In-house Team to Tackle Mould

New legislation has put pressure on landlords to maintain standards

St Mary
St Mary's School Everest Fundraiser Smashes Target

Over £18,000 raised for playground by cycling challenge

Motorcyclist Dies in Roehampton Collision
Motorcyclist Dies in Roehampton Collision

Hit by Range Rover being pursued by police on A3

Putney
Putney's Rowing Community Mourns Death of Stalwart

Pauline Rayner MBE had been a member of Thames RC for over 40 years

Yasmin Le Bon Applies for Putney Home Extension
Yasmin Le Bon Applies for Putney Home Extension

Model and wife of Duran Duran lead singer wants to build a 'garden room'

Putney
Putney's Shameful Link with the Post Office Scandal

Fujitsu's contract was inherited from a locally based company

Putney Station Remains at Half Peak Passenger Levels
Putney Station Remains at Half Peak Passenger Levels

Usage declines more than at other locations on the network

Plans To Reopen the Star and Garter Approved
Plans To Reopen the Star and Garter Approved

Lower Richmond Road site to become upmarket boutique hotel

Dismay as Local Boots Pharmacy Appears on Closure List
Dismay as Local Boots Pharmacy Appears on Closure List

Part of a consolidation programme in which 300 branches are being shut

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Port of London Authority to Host Public Meeting
Port of London Authority to Host Public Meeting

Will be held at the London Rowing Club on Putney Embankment

1885 Singers Welcomes New Musical Director
1885 Singers Welcomes New Musical Director

Christopher Langworthy's first concert to welcome spring with Dvorak and Mozart

The Art of the Japanese Garden from Tradition to Modernity
The Art of the Japanese Garden from Tradition to Modernity

Marie Conte Helm gives talk for The Arts Society South West London

Another Round of Bus Controller Strikes Ahead
Another Round of Bus Controller Strikes Ahead

Union says Abellio failed to make improved pay offer

Traffic Delays Ahead in Putney and Roehampton
Traffic Delays Ahead in Putney and Roehampton

Diversions and delays in the local area due to road works

Forthcoming Transport Disruption on Public Transport in Putney
Forthcoming Transport Disruption on Public Transport in Putney

Tubes and trains services affected by engineering work and strikes

Coronation Gardens Play Area Closes for Makeover
Coronation Gardens Play Area Closes for Makeover

Will be shut for six weeks for work on £173,000 improvement scheme

Free Exercise Classes Launched for Older Putney Residents
Free Exercise Classes Launched for Older Putney Residents

Hosted in the Sparkle intergenerational community centre

Booking Opens for the 43rd West London Local History Conference
Booking Opens for the 43rd West London Local History Conference

By Hand and Eye will explore the work of the Arts and Crafts Movement

Dover House Singers Serenades Putney Station Commuters
Dover House Singers Serenades Putney Station Commuters

Carols were being sung in aid of Age UK Wandsworth

Extra Session Added at Intergenerational Community Centre
Extra Session Added at Intergenerational Community Centre

Older people become 'Grandfriends' to local school children

Wandsworth To Celebrate Black History All Year Round
Wandsworth To Celebrate Black History All Year Round

Programme of cultural, arts and heritage-based activities announced

New Local Choir Launched for Young People
New Local Choir Launched for Young People

Putney Voices will rehearse for Christmas concert

Help Light Up Putney Arts Theatre
Help Light Up Putney Arts Theatre

Fund raising appeal launched to purchase new stage lighting

Fears Burst Watermain May Extend Manor Road Circus Works
Fears Burst Watermain May Extend Manor Road Circus Works

Action demanded from Thames Water to ensure early finish

Call Made to Spot Hedgehogs Across Wandsworth
Call Made to Spot Hedgehogs Across Wandsworth

Aim to see if there is a population beyond Putney and Roehampton

Lifestyle

The Italian Plumber
The Italian Plumber

I’m gonna have the runs

Landmark Putney Pub Returning to Its Roots
Landmark Putney Pub Returning to Its Roots

Former Revolution bar to revert to being The Railway

Fox and Hounds Poised to Reopen After Makeover
Fox and Hounds Poised to Reopen After Makeover

Nearly a quarter of a million pounds invested in new look

Enoteca Turi Owners Announce Retirement
Enoteca Turi Owners Announce Retirement

Their restaurant was a Putney favourite for a quarter of a century

New Restaurant Opens in Former Ma Goa Premises
New Restaurant Opens in Former Ma Goa Premises

Cilantro promising modern and healthy Indian cuisine

Property

'No Cause for Alarm' Over SW15 House Price Fall

Latest official figures show average down by a fifth in third quarter

Luxury Homes Plan for Former Putney Flats Site
Luxury Homes Plan for Former Putney Flats Site

Two-storey house will feature basement gym and TV room

Ten Storey Hotel Scheme on High Street Set to Break Ground
Ten Storey Hotel Scheme on High Street Set to Break Ground

Much delayed project will be at junction with Putney Bridge Road

Stamp Duty Rush Drives SW15 Prices To Record High
Stamp Duty Rush Drives SW15 Prices To Record High

Agents say numbers are misleading although Putney is the ideal place to stay

Congestion and Pollution Deterring Putney Property Buyers
Congestion and Pollution Deterring Putney Property Buyers

Local agents concerned as prices and volumes appear to have fallen

Is Now The Right Time To Leave Putney?
Is Now The Right Time To Leave Putney?

Covid-19 accelerating the trend to flee to the Home Counties

Community

The Transformation of St. Margaret
The Transformation of St. Margaret's Proceeds Apace

More funds needed to complete the Worth Project parish centre

Hard Act to Follow for New Putney High Head
Hard Act to Follow for New Putney High Head

School receives glowing report from inspectors

Did MI5 Make More Flying Bombs Land on Putney?
Did MI5 Make More Flying Bombs Land on Putney?

Directing attacks towards south London could have been deliberate

Remembering the Night 81 People Died in Putney
Remembering the Night 81 People Died in Putney

Call for plaque to be placed at site of the Cinderella Dancing Club bombing

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Festing Road Shares Memories of Mr Benn
Festing Road Shares Memories of Mr Benn

David McKee described the street as 'friendly, quiet, humane'

Why So Few Blue Plaques for Women in SW15?
Why So Few Blue Plaques for Women in SW15?

Putney Society asks members for suggestions to redress the balance