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Putney Covid-19 Infection Rates Among Lowest in London
Putney Covid-19 Infection Rates Among Lowest in London

Latest data shows 58 cases detected in SW15 area in most recent week

The East Putney Councillors
The East Putney Councillors' Autumn Bulletin

An update from Ravi Govindia, George Crivelli and Sarah Binder

Congestion Charge Extension Would Split Putney in Half
Congestion Charge Extension Would Split Putney in Half

Upper Richmond Road border could mean £15 charge to go to the shops

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

Lidl Confirm Spring 2021 Opening for Putney Site
Lidl Confirm Spring 2021 Opening for Putney Site

Supermarket was originally expected to start trading this autumn

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

Wandsworth Council Providing Half Term Food Support
Wandsworth Council Providing Half Term Food Support

Supermarket vouchers to be issued to lower income families

Queen Mary
Queen Mary's Hospital Minor Injury Unit to Reopen

Minister confirms to Fleur Anderson MP that facility returns next month

Covid-19 Admissions at Local Hospital Remain Low
Covid-19 Admissions at Local Hospital Remain Low

Still two months since last death from the virus at St. George’s

Deadline Looms for Secondary School Application in Wandsworth
Deadline Looms for Secondary School Application in Wandsworth

Parents need to submit choices by the end of the month

Thames Path to Get Safety Patrols Over Winter Months
Thames Path to Get Safety Patrols Over Winter Months

Richmond Council boosting security during Hammersmith Bridge closure

Sadiq Khan Calls for End To Curfew in London
Sadiq Khan Calls for End To Curfew in London

Mayor says restriction on bars and restaurants has had unintended consequences

Campaign Launched Against University of Roehampton Cuts
Campaign Launched Against University of Roehampton Cuts

Union and academics believe Arts and Humanities being targeted as policy

Sports Direct Confirms Plans To Open in Putney Exchange
Sports Direct Confirms Plans To Open in Putney Exchange

Store likely to be open before the end of the year

Congestion Charge Extension May Be Condition of TfL Grant
Congestion Charge Extension May Be Condition of TfL Grant

Government reportedly wants them to extend zone to North and South Circulars

Wandsworth To Get Permanent Covid-19 Testing Centre
Wandsworth To Get Permanent Covid-19 Testing Centre

Currently borough only has a pop-up centre operating a few days a week

Putney
Putney's Gourmet Burger Kitchen Saved From Closure

Putney Bridge Road branch one of 35 to be kept open by new owners

Grants Given To Several Improvement Schemes in Putney
Grants Given To Several Improvement Schemes in Putney

Money from the Wandsworth Local Fund raised from charge on developers

Mayor Reacts As London Prepares For Tier 2 Lockdown
Mayor Reacts As London Prepares For Tier 2 Lockdown

Sadiq Khan warns of difficult winter ahead

TfL Rejects Coach Service Solution For Local School Children
TfL Rejects Coach Service Solution For Local School Children

H&F Council proposed system for those affected by Hammersmith Bridge closure

Another Machete Robbery Reported in Putney
Another Machete Robbery Reported in Putney

As with previous case suspect made off with watch on moped

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

Putney Pedals Services Launched for a Greener High Street
Putney Pedals Services Launched for a Greener High Street

e-bike waste collection aims to boost recycling and improve air quality

Mayor Says New London Restrictions Highly Likely
Mayor Says New London Restrictions Highly Likely

Capital currently on lowest tier of new Government system

Scammers Target People Parking in Wandsworth
Scammers Target People Parking in Wandsworth

Bogus parking attendants stealing card after victims pay to park

Fleur Anderson Says Leaseholders Should Not Have To Pay For Recladding
Fleur Anderson Says Leaseholders Should Not Have To Pay For Recladding

Calls on government and freeholders to shoulder the cost

Roehampton Romance Fraud Expert Helps Launch Campaign
Roehampton Romance Fraud Expert Helps Launch Campaign

Dr Elisabeth Carter highlights techniques used by scammers on their victims

Wandsworth Had Highest Number of Road Deaths Last Year
Wandsworth Had Highest Number of Road Deaths Last Year

Eight people killed in the borough in collisions in 2019

TSB To Close Putney High Street Branch
TSB To Close Putney High Street Branch

One of 164 to be shut across its network nationally

Tributes Paid To Young Football Coach From Putney
Tributes Paid To Young Football Coach From Putney

Twenty-year-old Andrae Stevens Jr. collapsed and died while playing 5-a-side

School Streets Programme Extended Across the Borough
School Streets Programme Extended Across the Borough

More traffic restrictions being implemented around local primaries

Police Dog Hardy Helps Arrest Three Men in Putney
Police Dog Hardy Helps Arrest Three Men in Putney

Officers on Upper Richmond Road saw a vehicle travelling on false plates

Why Wandsworth Council Ditched LTN Schemes
Why Wandsworth Council Ditched LTN Schemes

Concerns from emergency services, traffic issues and even vandalism were raised

Putney Family Feel Failed By Police
Putney Family Feel Failed By Police

Four and half hour wait after dialing 999 following an attack on their 11 year old son

Local Environmental Activist Roger Hallam On Bail
Local Environmental Activist Roger Hallam On Bail

Co-founder of Extinction Rebellion accuses Green Party member of informing police

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

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

The Upper Scale
The Upper Scale

Our fish home delivery service is here to stay!

Extra Covid-19 Testing Dates For Borough Residents
Extra Covid-19 Testing Dates For Borough Residents

Drive-through tests available at mobile centre

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

Tubes and trains services affected by engineering work

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

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

First Ever Putney Cookbook Launched
First Ever Putney Cookbook Launched

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

Memories of the War
Memories of the War

Putney resident Derek Woods remembers as the country celebrates the Battle of Britain

Residents Warned Of Continued Traffic Increase Until November
Residents Warned Of Continued Traffic Increase Until November

Road surfacing work on Wandsworth Bridge not completed on schedule

Wandsworth Arts Fringe Given Award
Wandsworth Arts Fringe Given Award

OneOff awards are for theatre organisations operating during pandemic

You’ll Never Walk Alone
You’ll Never Walk Alone

Doverhouse Singers have stayed together ...on line.... during these tough times … Why don't you join them?

Wandsworth Mum Taking on Virtual Marathon Challenge
Wandsworth Mum Taking on Virtual Marathon Challenge

Alexandra Simoes set to complete her first marathon in aid of the NSPCC

A Boost For Macmillan Cancer Support From Putney DIY Team
A Boost For Macmillan Cancer Support From Putney DIY Team

Customers to be invited to increase the value of their shop by £1 to make a donation

Established Classics vs Emerging Stars
Established Classics vs Emerging Stars

First Ever Parish of Putney 'rule of 6 compliant' Online Wine Tasting

Putney Library Is Open
Putney Library Is Open

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

Text Your Support
Text Your Support

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

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

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Property

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

Hong Kong Buyers Not Just Looking at Monopoly Board Streets
Hong Kong Buyers Not Just Looking at Monopoly Board Streets

Many want to buy in outer London according to property expert

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

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

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

Community

Extinction Rebellion Make Case For Food Waste Collection
Extinction Rebellion Make Case For Food Waste Collection

Deputation remotely attends Wandsworth Council meeting to argue for change

Which Are The Hardest Schools In Wandsworth To Get Into?
Which Are The Hardest Schools In Wandsworth To Get Into?

New figures show over-subscription rates at local primaries and secondaries

Support Needed for Businesses Underneath the Arches
Support Needed for Businesses Underneath the Arches

Putney residents urged to check out local businesses

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

Tips from stem4 CEO over the coronavirus outbreak

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

Wandsworth Bridge delayed refurbishment starts later this month

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

Paper-free system to rectify missed payments for Putney residents

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