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Man Found Stabbed To Death in Roehampton
Man Found Stabbed To Death in Roehampton

Police launch murder investigation and offer reassurance to local residents

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

Delayed Inspections
Delayed Inspections 'Holding Up' Hammersmith Bridge Repair

Claim made that council was slow in carrying out check

Live Theatre Set To Return To Putney
Live Theatre Set To Return To Putney

Group 64's Young Company to perform Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

A Putney Cleaner From Ukraine Tells Her Story
A Putney Cleaner From Ukraine Tells Her Story

Hard work and perseverance pays off for Masha and her family

Mandarin Ducks Spotted on Putney Embankment
Mandarin Ducks Spotted on Putney Embankment

Pair caught on camera on a visit to the local riverside

When Will The Election Results Be Declared?
When Will The Election Results Be Declared?

Social distancing at count means declaration for mayoral vote may be on Sunday

Putney and Roehampton Churches Walking for Water
Putney and Roehampton Churches Walking for Water

Coming together to tackle water poverty during Christian Aid Week

Cladding Scandal Victims Promise Summer of Protest
Cladding Scandal Victims Promise Summer of Protest

Owners of unsellable flats say their campaign will not stop

This Week
This Week's Strike By Bus Drivers Called Off

TfL says that industrial action on Friday and Saturday has been suspended

No Mercy for Self-isolating Resident Caught Out By Bay Suspension
No Mercy for Self-isolating Resident Caught Out By Bay Suspension

Council says he should have been checking his car

Regenerate Rise Asks For Help To Replace Stolen Van
Regenerate Rise Asks For Help To Replace Stolen Van

Specially adapted dementia-friendly vehicle is essential for its work

More Traffic Restrictions Introduced in East Putney
More Traffic Restrictions Introduced in East Putney

Aim is to reduce rat-running between West Hill and Putney Hill

Children at Roland Ross Primary Loving Their New Laptops
Children at Roland Ross Primary Loving Their New Laptops

Power to Connect donates an extra 200 devices to Wandsworth schools

Grass To Be Left Uncut in Wandsworth Parks During No Mow May
Grass To Be Left Uncut in Wandsworth Parks During No Mow May

Aim is to encourage biodiversity in local green spaces

98-year-old West Hill Woman Takes on Epic Cycling Challenge
98-year-old West Hill Woman Takes on Epic Cycling Challenge

Diana O'Flynn aiming to support charity set up by her great-grandmother

New Extended Petrol Garage and Coffee Shop For West Hill
New Extended Petrol Garage and Coffee Shop For West Hill

Existing Esso site has been demolished

Surge Testing Comes To an End in Wandsworth
Surge Testing Comes To an End in Wandsworth

Over 183,000 tests distributed to combat South African variant

What Would The Mayoral Candidates Do About Hammersmith Bridge?
What Would The Mayoral Candidates Do About Hammersmith Bridge?

Leading contenders set out their plan to get it reopened

'Zero Waste' Food Store to Open on Putney High Street

The Source Bulk Foods makes a plastic bag free promise

Boxing Gym Plan for Derelict Lennox Youth Centre
Boxing Gym Plan for Derelict Lennox Youth Centre

Two men have a vision of community facility on the site

New Independent Cafe Opening on Upper Richmond Road
New Independent Cafe Opening on Upper Richmond Road

Monies Coffee Bar will serve sandwiches and ice cream

Roehampton Urgent Care Pilot Extended
Roehampton Urgent Care Pilot Extended

Centre in Queen Mary's Hospital open for another six months

Improvements Demanded on the Ashburton Estate
Improvements Demanded on the Ashburton Estate

West Putney residents petition the council saying concerns have been ignored

Secondary School Pupils To Receive PCR Home Testing Kits
Secondary School Pupils To Receive PCR Home Testing Kits

Part of local effort to suppress South African variant

Death Announced of Much Loved Local Florist
Death Announced of Much Loved Local Florist

Tributes paid to Richard Smith of The Flowersmith

Bitter Sweet Boat Race for Putney Rower
Bitter Sweet Boat Race for Putney Rower

Seb Benzecry missed out on chance to row past his home and school

XR Wandsworth Declare
XR Wandsworth Declare 'Open Rebellion' Against the Council

Sustained campaign of non-violent direct action to follow

Petition Launched To Save Southfields Allotments
Petition Launched To Save Southfields Allotments

Permission being sought to develop site into children's nursery

Poor Hygiene Rating for Hare and Tortoise
Poor Hygiene Rating for Hare and Tortoise

Inspectors give only two stars to Upper Richmond Road restaurant

Porpoise Spotted Swimming Near Barnes Railway Bridge
Porpoise Spotted Swimming Near Barnes Railway Bridge

A number of sightings have been reported over last few days

Pharmacies Across the Borough Offering Covid Testing
Pharmacies Across the Borough Offering Covid Testing

Free lateral flow tests available for people without symptoms

Santander Announces Intention To Close In Putney
Santander Announces Intention To Close In Putney

Bank claims only 79 regular customers used the branch exclusively

Covid Cases Fall To Statistically Insignificant Levels Across Putney
Covid Cases Fall To Statistically Insignificant Levels Across Putney

Infection rate remains stubbornly high in Roehampton area

Clean Air Campaign Focuses on Putney
Clean Air Campaign Focuses on Putney

Poster on Upper Richmond Road will change colour due to pollution

Two Charged with Murder of Ralph Gibson
Two Charged with Murder of Ralph Gibson

42-year-old man died after being stabbed in Putney last year

New Data Reveals Extent of Putney Town Centre Decline
New Data Reveals Extent of Putney Town Centre Decline

Footfall on the High Street more than halves during lockdown

Roehampton Family Makes Plea for Return of Free Library
Roehampton Family Makes Plea for Return of Free Library

Driver of white van sought in bid to recover book store

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Are You An Overweight Male, Non-Smoker Aged 18-65?
Are You An Overweight Male, Non-Smoker Aged 18-65?

Imperial College Seeks Subjects For Study

Dancing With H By C. S. Fiore
Dancing With H By C. S. Fiore

Be ready for Christmas presents. Keep safe. Give a book.

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

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

Tubes and trains services affected by engineering work

Historic Graffiti - The Hidden Story of the Hopes, Fears and Desires of a Nation
Historic Graffiti - The Hidden Story of the Hopes, Fears and Desires of a Nation

The Arts Society South West London's next lecture

Happy Fiftieth Birthday Mr Benn
Happy Fiftieth Birthday Mr Benn

Pilgrims already starting to arrive at his birthplace to mark the occasion

Watch Out for Exceptionally High Tides at Putney Embankment
Watch Out for Exceptionally High Tides at Putney Embankment

Times of increased flood risk by the Thames this week

Small Victories for the Doverhouse Singers
Small Victories for the Doverhouse Singers

Local group continues to keep music part of the new normal

Jeremy Hunt Gives Talk for Putney High School
Jeremy Hunt Gives Talk for Putney High School

Former health minister stresses the importance of languages

Southfields Lit Up in a Winter Wanderland
Southfields Lit Up in a Winter Wanderland

320 windows decorated as event held for fifth year despite current challenges

Focus on Sleaze in Wandsworth Historian 50th Anniversary Issue
Focus on Sleaze in Wandsworth Historian 50th Anniversary Issue

Also features picture well known politician with KKK at Putney station

Wandsworth Libraries Offer a Chance To Talk
Wandsworth Libraries Offer a Chance To Talk

New scheme providing anyone feeling isolated the opportunity for a chat

Ageism Subject of Putney Women
Ageism Subject of Putney Women's Institute Talk

Local MP Fleur Anderson calls for Westminster debate on the issue

Putney Theatre Company Looks Back on a Strange Year
Putney Theatre Company Looks Back on a Strange Year

Lots of creativity despite the huge challenges of 2020

This Year
This Year's Ride London Event Cancelled

Festival of cycling was due to take place in May

St Margaret
St Margaret's Asks for Volunteers and Food Donations

Meals to be provided for the homeless during the winter

Boat Race Move
Boat Race Move 'Kick in the Teeth' for Putney Businesses

Council leader warns other high profile rowing events at risk

Help Clean Up Putney Towpath and Embankment
Help Clean Up Putney Towpath and Embankment

Residents encouraged to join the effort as part of the MyWandsworth campaign

Roger Askew To Give Talk About How The Royals Celebrate Christmas
Roger Askew To Give Talk About How The Royals Celebrate Christmas

The Arts Society South West London's next lecture

Trafalgar Remembered in Putney Despite Bad Weather
Trafalgar Remembered in Putney Despite Bad Weather

20th local celebration of naval battle takes place in Winchester House Club

Extinction Rebellion Hold Demo Outside Barclays in Putney
Extinction Rebellion Hold Demo Outside Barclays in Putney

Claim bank is responsible for ecocide due to fossil fuel investment

First Ever Putney Cookbook Launched
First Ever Putney Cookbook Launched

Local restaurants and cafes get together to present a range of recipes

Lifestyle

Why I Became A Plumber And How I Ended Up With A Business In The UK Part 2
Why I Became A Plumber And How I Ended Up With A Business In The UK Part 2

Read the final part of the Italian Plumber's story

The Upper Scale Home Delivery Service
The Upper Scale Home Delivery Service

Finest quality of fish delivered to your door.

West London Kitchens And Bedrooms
West London Kitchens And Bedrooms

Looking for a lockdown project?

Enoteca Turi Delivers To Putney At Weekends
Enoteca Turi Delivers To Putney At Weekends

A chance to continue to enjoy their delicious Italian cuisine during the current lockdown

Ramen Bar To Open on Putney High Street
Ramen Bar To Open on Putney High Street

Bone Daddies set to take over former Byron Burger premises

Hotaru Restaurant Set To Close
Hotaru Restaurant Set To Close

Moving out of Putney Bridge Road at the end of its lease

The Prince of Wales Has Been Saved
The Prince of Wales Has Been Saved

Putney pub bought out of administration and the doors are wide open

The Scrubbery Needs Your Help
The Scrubbery Needs Your Help

Whilst Putney MP Fleur Anderson calls on PM to solve the national scrubs crisis

Property

Average SW15 Home Sale Price Tops £1 Million
Average SW15 Home Sale Price Tops £1 Million

Large family houses remain in demand in Putney and Roehampton

Green Light Given to Alton Estate Redevelopment
Green Light Given to Alton Estate Redevelopment

Less than quarter of flats in Wandsworth Council scheme classed as affordable

Ten Storey Hotel Approved for Putney High Street
Ten Storey Hotel Approved for Putney High Street

Will occupy site on corner of Putney Bridge Road

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

'Willett Built' Putney Property Back On The Market After 60 Years

Builder William Willett was an early advocate for 'British Summer Time'

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