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Putney Arts Theatre Shone Red
Putney Arts Theatre Shone Red

Part of #LightItInRed drawing attention to community theatre in time Covid-19

Possible Respite From Planes For Putney Residents
Possible Respite From Planes For Putney Residents

As Heathrow unexpectedly closes southern runway for repairs

Council To Send Digital Tax Reminders
Council To Send Digital Tax Reminders

To ensure greener (paper-free) and speedier system to rectify missed payments for Putney residents

Council Accuses London Mayor Of Delaying Road Projects
Council Accuses London Mayor Of Delaying Road Projects

Cllr Paul Ellis has written to the Mayor of London asking him to release a £2m funding pot

New Appeal For Witnesses To Wandsworth Park Assault
New Appeal For Witnesses To Wandsworth Park Assault

Following the attack of a teenage girl in May

Traffic Over Putney Bridge Likely To Increase
Traffic Over Putney Bridge Likely To Increase

Wandsworth Bridge delayed refurbishment starts later this month

Are Putney
Are Putney's Parklets a Good Thing?

Bringing a green oasis to the town centre or will they be abused?

No Covid-19 on the Tube According to Imperial College Study
No Covid-19 on the Tube According to Imperial College Study

Testing of surfaces shows virus not present

Mini-Bus Planned For Putney & Roehampton Boxing Club
Mini-Bus Planned For Putney & Roehampton Boxing Club

After 'knockout' £12,000 charity donation from Wandsworth Mayor

Putney MP Starts Petition To Save Animal Hospital
Putney MP Starts Petition To Save Animal Hospital

Fleur Anderson wants to stop RSPCA closing Putney facility

Thousands Without Facemasks Stopped from Boarding Buses
Thousands Without Facemasks Stopped from Boarding Buses

TfL seeking to raise public awareness of requirements

Uber Takes To The Thames
Uber Takes To The Thames

New branding for the river service from Putney to Woolwich

Teenager Charged With the Murder of Blaise Algar
Teenager Charged With the Murder of Blaise Algar

Nineteen-year-old accused of killing and dismemberment of jazz trumpeter in Barnes

Get Set and Go To…
Get Set and Go To…

The family club plans to open in Putney in January 2021

Wandsworth Town Hall Transformation
Wandsworth Town Hall Transformation

Emerging plans include new public entrance, walkways, housing, and flexible working space

Putney School Street Opens - Thank You!
Putney School Street Opens - Thank You!

David Nicholson successfully applies for closure of roads at school pickup points

Person Dies on Train Tracks Between Putney and Barnes
Person Dies on Train Tracks Between Putney and Barnes

Dryburgh Road closed to traffic after incident

Good for You, Gavin
Good for You, Gavin

Hugh Thompson shares a salute to Putney poet Gavin Ewart

Calling Opening Time in Putney
Calling Opening Time in Putney

Local pubs begin to reopen but Young's brewery delays opening doors until later in July

Legal Challenge to Scrapping of Minicab Congestion Charge Exemption
Legal Challenge to Scrapping of Minicab Congestion Charge Exemption

Union claims it unfairly targets BAME drivers

WPCC Welcomes Publication of Charity Commission’s  Report
WPCC Welcomes Publication of Charity Commission’s Report

Is this the close of 'a challenging and important chapter' for the charity?

Playgrounds To Reopen Across the Borough
Playgrounds To Reopen Across the Borough

But parents and children need to follow the rules

Almost 1,000 Recover From Coronavirus
Almost 1,000 Recover From Coronavirus

According to latest figures in the trust's board report for St George's Hospital

Extinction Rebellion Take On School Streets
Extinction Rebellion Take On School Streets

Closing roads around Putney Primary schools

Byron Burger Files for Administration
Byron Burger Files for Administration

Future of Putney branch dependent on buyer being found for business

Councillors Reading Bedtime Stories
Councillors Reading Bedtime Stories

Putney's Thamesfield Cllr Mike Ryder share the wonders of The Gruffalo

Thamesfield and West Putney To Become Low Traffic Neighbourhoods
Thamesfield and West Putney To Become Low Traffic Neighbourhoods

As Council announces funding of more than £800,000 for various schemes

Missing Cat Fika Is Home
Missing Cat Fika Is Home

West Putney puss was AWOL for ten days

Wandsworth Not At Risk Of Second Lockdown
Wandsworth Not At Risk Of Second Lockdown

Despite an increase in number of new coronavirus cases in SW London

Normal Parking Rules Resume in Wandsworth
Normal Parking Rules Resume in Wandsworth

From Saturday drivers including NHS staff parking on yellow lines risk a fine

RSPCA Proposing Closure of Putney Animal Hospital
RSPCA Proposing Closure of Putney Animal Hospital

Restructuring required as charity faces a £25 million deficit this year

Police Need Funding In Wake Of Covid-19 Outbreak
Police Need Funding In Wake Of Covid-19 Outbreak

An open letter from Local Assembly Member Leonie Cooper

Nine Year Old Smashes Fund Raising Target
Nine Year Old Smashes Fund Raising Target

Thomas Crowther's cycling raised over £2000 for local charity Home-Start Wandsworth

Putney Hill Police Chase Ends In Collision
Putney Hill Police Chase Ends In Collision

Road closed after suspect failed to stop and crashed into another vehicle

Roehampton Woman Charged in Connection with London Protest
Roehampton Woman Charged in Connection with London Protest

Fiona Hine was charged along with Piers Corbyn brother of ex-Labour leader

Six Arrests In County Lines Drugs Bust
Six Arrests In County Lines Drugs Bust

£100,000 cash seized from addresses predominately across Wandsworth borough

From Hayes Shed To Buckingham Palace Via Putney RSPCA
From Hayes Shed To Buckingham Palace Via Putney RSPCA

Poorly pregnant Persian Flo is adopted by Queen’s head chauffeur

Putney Family To Quit SW15 For Indian Ocean
Putney Family To Quit SW15 For Indian Ocean

Establishing a charity and building large scale land based coral farm to refill local reefs

Campaign Launched for Statue of London
Campaign Launched for Statue of London's First Black Mayor

Love Battersea group has called for John Archer to be commemorated

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Russell Gallery Reopens Doors
Russell Gallery Reopens Doors

As 1 metre ruling allows for a 'real' Summer Exhibition 2020

Pop-up Coronavirus Test Centre
Pop-up Coronavirus Test Centre

Army setting up and running a testing centre for Saturday and Sunday for Putney residents

Calling All Young Putney Pianists…
Calling All Young Putney Pianists…

A virtual Piano Party open to young musicians (aged 5 -19) of ALL levels of experience

Get Behind The Scenes With Alex Payne, James Haskell and Mike Tindall
Get Behind The Scenes With Alex Payne, James Haskell and Mike Tindall

One of six great prizes in the Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability July raffle

New Consultation On Ward Boundaries
New Consultation On Ward Boundaries

An extra chance to have your say on Wandsworth political map

Putney Library Is Open
Putney Library Is Open

Promising 'Safer Better Stronger' - What has been happening plus FAQ's

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

Tubes and trains services affected by engineering work

Battersea Park Children
Battersea Park Children's Zoo Reopens

Good news for Putney kids and zoo following the most challenging 3 months in its history

Road Closures Ahead in Putney and Roehampton
Road Closures Ahead in Putney and Roehampton

Diversions and delays in the local area due to road works

London’s River Bus To Return To Service
London’s River Bus To Return To Service

Contactless journeys, fresh air throughout and double bike capacity from Putney Pier

Barnes Open Gardens Goes Virtual
Barnes Open Gardens Goes Virtual

The biennial event has been affected by coronavirus but refuses to be cancelled

Kew Gardens To Reopen
Kew Gardens To Reopen

Government gives permission for limited visitor numbers from June

Text Your Support
Text Your Support

The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability launches new £5 fundraiser for PPE

Missing Isabella Plantation?
Missing Isabella Plantation?

Lockdown means that the spring beauty is not available but a video is here to help

Keep On Keeping On
Keep On Keeping On

Doverhouse Singers resolute in challenging times to keep on … singing … online … Why don't you join them?

Theatre Throughout Isolation
Theatre Throughout Isolation

Free screenings including the Orange Tree Theatre - not just the national names

Putney Arts Theatre Hangs Ghost Light
Putney Arts Theatre Hangs Ghost Light

As a symbol of hope for when their auditorium doors open once more and inspiration for their fundraiser

Can You Help The RHN?
Can You Help The RHN?

Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability introduces fast track recruitment drive

New Helpline For Support During Coronavirus Pandemic
New Helpline For Support During Coronavirus Pandemic

Vulnerable isolated residents can access support from a new Community Hub

Visitors To Commons Asked For Consideration
Visitors To Commons Asked For Consideration

Putney & Wimbledon awash with visitors not adhering to social distancing guidelines

Local Charity Helps Teens Manage Anxiety
Local Charity Helps Teens Manage Anxiety

Tips from stem4 CEO over the coronavirus outbreak

Weather Watch
Weather Watch

Live weather updates and forecasts for the local area

What's on in Putney

Full details of local events - so much choice in SW15.

Lifestyle

What Does A Hairdresser In Lockdown Do?
What Does A Hairdresser In Lockdown Do?

Design and sell PPE!

‘Putney Lockdown Art
‘Putney Lockdown Art'

Putney School of Art is closed, tutors are furloughed but that doesn't stop the pupils

Please Help Putney Help Putney
Please Help Putney Help Putney

Lock down website to help Putney residents and organisations support each other

Rainbows In SW15
Rainbows In SW15

Sharing the love and support for our key workers in Putney Roehampton & Southfields

Struggling To Stay Connected At The RHN
Struggling To Stay Connected At The RHN

Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability calls for ipads and tablets to enable virtual 'visits'

SW15 Residents Pulling Together
SW15 Residents Pulling Together

Coronavirus support groups to help neighbours in Putney, Southfields and Roehampton #viralkindness

Can You Give To The Coronavirus
Can You Give To The Coronavirus 'Thank You' Appeal?

Support the staff at St George’s as they care for all who need them in challenging times

Hospice Launches Urgent Appeal
Hospice Launches Urgent Appeal

After temporary closure last week of 32 London-based Royal Trinity Hospice shops

Property

Putney Agent Selling Classic Author
Putney Agent Selling Classic Author's Former Home

George Eliot wrote The Mill on the Floss while living in the house in Southfields

Putney Property Prices See Sharp Fall in 2019
Putney Property Prices See Sharp Fall in 2019

But local agent says market is improving with increase in sales this year

Community

Stunning Silk Face Masks
Stunning Silk Face Masks

Supporting The Vineyard Community Project in Richmond

Free Mental Health Advice Booklet For Parents
Free Mental Health Advice Booklet For Parents

stem4 launch guidance for concerned parents amidst COVID-19

Putney Residents Invited To Sign Up To OWL
Putney Residents Invited To Sign Up To OWL

Crime information system launched by Council and Met Police Safer Neighbourhood Teams

Putney Rat Run Trial Set To Begin
Putney Rat Run Trial Set To Begin

Six month pilot scheme aiming to tackle traffic issues starts soon

Local Residents and Businesses Asked to Donate Old Laptops
Local Residents and Businesses Asked to Donate Old Laptops

Part of the Power to Connect campaign to tackle digital poverty

Latest Job Opportunities in Putney

What's on offer in SW15 this week

Regenerate-RISE Needs Funds Urgently
Regenerate-RISE Needs Funds Urgently

Plans to buyPlatt Centre to save location and expand services to include Reablement Unit

Park Visitors Urged To Stay Clear Of Deer
Park Visitors Urged To Stay Clear Of Deer

'Dogs on leads’ to be compulsory during deer birthing season in Richmond Park

135% Increase In Emergency Food Parcels
135% Increase In Emergency Food Parcels

Wandsworth reports record spike in foodbank usage

Struggling With Self Isolation?
Struggling With Self Isolation?

St Margaret's Church Putney has nearly 90 volunteers to give you a hand

Calling Coronavirus Survivors
Calling Coronavirus Survivors

Could you donate plasma to help treat coronavirus (COVID-19) patients?

Local Family Haven Seeks Funding
Local Family Haven Seeks Funding

Battersea Park Children’s Zoo sets up Crowdfunder to help safeguard animals

Putney Animal Hospital Open For Emergencies
Putney Animal Hospital Open For Emergencies

RSPCA launches emergency appeal to keep rescue teams on the frontline in London

Small Businesses To Receive Grants To Help
Small Businesses To Receive Grants To Help

Estimated overall support package for Wandsworth businesses is worth around £95m