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Union Pledges To Fight Job Losses at University of Roehampton
Union Pledges To Fight Job Losses at University of Roehampton

Axing of courses in arts and humanities described as 'assault on education'

TfL Starts Consultation on Proposed ULEZ Expansion
TfL Starts Consultation on Proposed ULEZ Expansion

Move would mean restrictions would apply within the M25 next year

Portrait of Musical Prodigy Mentored in Roehampton Unveiled
Portrait of Musical Prodigy Mentored in Roehampton Unveiled

Derek Paravicini's genius developed by Professor Adam Ockelford

Barnes Jubilee Party Spiked After Objections Received
Barnes Jubilee Party Spiked After Objections Received

Event on the High Street cancelled due to concerns about bus diversions

Council To Pay London Living Wage on New Contracts
Council To Pay London Living Wage on New Contracts

New administration commits to higher rate for staff of external companies

Survey Suggests Confidence in Met at Lowest Ever Level
Survey Suggests Confidence in Met at Lowest Ever Level

Just 57% believe police in the capital can be relied upon

Fleur Anderson Angered By Foodbank Comments
Fleur Anderson Angered By Foodbank Comments

Putney MP blasts her namesake and a 'lacklustre' Queen's speech

Meeting Discusses Plans To Tackle Violence Against Women
Meeting Discusses Plans To Tackle Violence Against Women

Police look to the community to develop unified strategy

Council Refuses To Pay for Taxis for
Council Refuses To Pay for Taxis for 'Bullied' Schoolgirl

Grandmother claims it was only way to keep her safe

Warning of
Warning of 'Dickensian Diseases' Returning To London

Cost of living crisis could lead to a rise in malnutrition, gout and scurvy

Cyclist Seriously Injured on Upper Richmond Road
Cyclist Seriously Injured on Upper Richmond Road

Man hit by lorry near junction with Queen's Ride

Man Sought After Alleged Sexual Assault in Putney Bar
Man Sought After Alleged Sexual Assault in Putney Bar

Police release video of person they wish to speak to

Dennis Waterman
Dennis Waterman's Putney Links Remembered

Minder and New Tricks star attended Granard School

Ballerinas and Battleships and Boris Johnson
Ballerinas and Battleships and Boris Johnson

John Perkins to exhibit his award winning photography in Putney

Nearly 25,000 Sign Petition To Save Southfields Shooting Club
Nearly 25,000 Sign Petition To Save Southfields Shooting Club

Wimbledon Park Rifle Club could make way for nursery and tennis courts

Mayor Sets Up Commission To Look at Cannabis Legalisation
Mayor Sets Up Commission To Look at Cannabis Legalisation

Appoints Lord Falconer to head team of experts

New Wandsworth Council Leader Pledges Fresh Start
New Wandsworth Council Leader Pledges Fresh Start

Simon Hogg commits to keeping Council Tax low as he announces cabinet

Girls Encouraged To Get Active in Wandsworth
Girls Encouraged To Get Active in Wandsworth

Local initiative is bridging the gender gap in physical activity

Labour Make Inroads into Tory Putney Strongholds
Labour Make Inroads into Tory Putney Strongholds

Historic night after Wandsworth turns red again

Local Police Demonstrate Use of Body Worn Video
Local Police Demonstrate Use of Body Worn Video

Members of public invited to police encounter panel

Stunning Victory for Labour in Wandsworth
Stunning Victory for Labour in Wandsworth

Party leader says gains exceeded party's expectations

The Scrubbery Seeks New Home in Putney or Roehampton
The Scrubbery Seeks New Home in Putney or Roehampton

Needs space to continue work supporting Ukrainian hospital workers

Residents Opposing Putney Animal Hospital Development
Residents Opposing Putney Animal Hospital Development

Say plan to build flats at site will led to loss of light and privacy

Fleur Anderson Welcomes Wet Wipe Pledge from Boots
Fleur Anderson Welcomes Wet Wipe Pledge from Boots

Hails it as a step forward to ban plastic in their production

No Mow May in Wandsworth Again This Year
No Mow May in Wandsworth Again This Year

Selected areas of grass to be left uncut to encourage pollinators

The Local Welcome for Ukrainian Refugees Continues
The Local Welcome for Ukrainian Refugees Continues

91 visas issued so far for people who have fled to Wandsworth borough

Putney Writer
Putney Writer's Detective Returns After Long Absence

Third book in Chris Smith's Strider series delayed by Covid

Council Accused of Suppressing Putney Air Pollution Data
Council Accused of Suppressing Putney Air Pollution Data

Resident says figures from new monitors should be released immediately

Huge Success for Putney High School Sports Teams
Huge Success for Putney High School Sports Teams

School becomes national champions in netball, gymnastics and lacrosse

Funds Needed To Reopen Putney Lower Common Footbridge
Funds Needed To Reopen Putney Lower Common Footbridge

Residents have already raised over £3,000 for its restoration

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7 DEADLY SINS OF A PLUMBER

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Events Taking Place in SW15 for Christian Aid Week
Events Taking Place in SW15 for Christian Aid Week

Churches Together in Putney and Roehampton focused on food poverty

Putney Choral Society Returns After Two Years
Putney Choral Society Returns After Two Years

Spring Concert will feature Haydn's oratorio The Creation

Sporting Wandsworth Theme of This Year
Sporting Wandsworth Theme of This Year's Heritage Festival

Walks, talks, exhibitions and other events explore the borough's past

Where You Can Celebrate The Platinum Jubilee in Your Area
Where You Can Celebrate The Platinum Jubilee in Your Area

A full list of all the streets closed for parties in Wandsworth borough

Packed Programme Announced for the Wandsworth Arts Fringe
Packed Programme Announced for the Wandsworth Arts Fringe

Dancing on the streets promised during seventeen day festival

Family Bike Ride Being Hosted By Fleur Anderson MP
Family Bike Ride Being Hosted By Fleur Anderson MP

Event part of Wimbledon and Putney Commons 150th anniversary celebrations

More Events Taking Place to Support the RHN
More Events Taking Place to Support the RHN

Supper & song cabaret evening and a sing-along concert with fish and chips

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

Programme of Summer Events Planned in Wandsworth
Programme of Summer Events Planned in Wandsworth's Parks

Get ready for entertainment and activities in the sunshine

RHN Archives Exhibitions Launch This Summer
RHN Archives Exhibitions Launch This Summer

Hospital to reveal previously unseen artefacts, photos and documents

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

Tubes and trains services affected by engineering work

Private and State Schools Collaborate on Art Project
Private and State Schools Collaborate on Art Project

Working together on exhibition in Southside Shopping Centre

The Putney Society Unveils Plaque for Sir Sidney Nolan
The Putney Society Unveils Plaque for Sir Sidney Nolan

The Australian artist lived in Deodor Road in the sixties and seventies

Putney Composer To Release His Debut Symphony
Putney Composer To Release His Debut Symphony

Marc Harris's Shifting Sands is performed by the Northern Film Orchestra

St Margaret
St Margaret's Holding Community Lunch on Thursdays

Aimed at elderly residents but all welcome

Six Months of Strike Action Planned on the Tube
Six Months of Strike Action Planned on the Tube

RMT drivers threatening longest ever industrial action

May Activities Programme at Putney Library
May Activities Programme at Putney Library

Highlights include a gardening talks and the launch of a French group

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Putney Tenants Express Concern About Foxtons Takeover
Putney Tenants Express Concern About Foxtons Takeover

Douglas and Gordon's lettings business transferred

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

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