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Deadline Looms to Comment on Watermans Green Plan
Deadline Looms to Comment on Watermans Green Plan

Council is proposed changes to the area near Putney Bridge

Book on Roehampton
Book on Roehampton's Great Houses Made Available for Free

Dorian Gerhold's definitive work released by the Wandsworth Historical Society

Survey Highlights Safety Fears of Women in Wandsworth
Survey Highlights Safety Fears of Women in Wandsworth

Feedback given in night-time consultation being held by council

Volunteers Wanted to Tackle Wet Wipe Island
Volunteers Wanted to Tackle Wet Wipe Island

Help protect the Thames by getting down and dirty by Hammersmith Bridge

'Mr Benn' Pays Tribute to Queen Elizabeth

Observes the one minute's silence on Festive Road before funeral

Enterprise Way Residents Say Their Block is a
Enterprise Way Residents Say Their Block is a 'Nightmare'

Claim poorly maintained building is a fire hazard

South Western Railway Publishes Details of Strike Day Services
South Western Railway Publishes Details of Strike Day Services

Just two trains an hour at most local stations

New Round of Train Strikes Announced by Unions
New Round of Train Strikes Announced by Unions

Disputes postponed due to Queen's death set to resume

Putney-based Football Coach Jailed for Abusing Teenage Boys
Putney-based Football Coach Jailed for Abusing Teenage Boys

Police believe there may be more victims yet to come forward

Council Services Suspended on Day of State Funeral
Council Services Suspended on Day of State Funeral

Schools and libraries closed and bin collections put back by one day

New King Proclaimed at Wandsworth Town Hall
New King Proclaimed at Wandsworth Town Hall

Borough pays tribute to Queen with remembrance service and books of condolence

Huge Support for Efforts to Save Southfields Shooting Range
Huge Support for Efforts to Save Southfields Shooting Range

Wimbledon Park Rifle Club threatened with closure after 120 years

Meeting with Jeremy Corbyn and Fleur Anderson Cancelled
Meeting with Jeremy Corbyn and Fleur Anderson Cancelled

United Nations Association not holding event due to death of Queen

Years of Delays for Home Repairs for Domestic Abuse Victim
Years of Delays for Home Repairs for Domestic Abuse Victim

Wandsworth Council made to compensate woman for 'significant injustice'

Planned Rail Strikes Called Off Due to Queen
Planned Rail Strikes Called Off Due to Queen's Death

Both RMT and ASLEF postpone industrial action and bus strikes off too

Putney and Roehampton Mark the Queen
Putney and Roehampton Mark the Queen's Passing

A bell at St. Mary's tolls 96 times for each year of her life

Councils Across London Cancel Official Meetings
Councils Across London Cancel Official Meetings

No common policy among local authorities over ongoing business

Pause in Alton Estate Demolition to Allow for More Social Housing
Pause in Alton Estate Demolition to Allow for More Social Housing

New administration says there wasn't enough in original plan

Parking Services Strike Ends After Double-digit Pay Deal
Parking Services Strike Ends After Double-digit Pay Deal

Industrial action planned for later this month called off

Two Local Men Avoid Jail After Abusing BBC Journalist
Two Local Men Avoid Jail After Abusing BBC Journalist

Alexander Peat and Joseph Olswang chased Nick Watt through Whitehall

Over Budget Spending on School Classrooms Slammed
Over Budget Spending on School Classrooms Slammed

£1.65million extra needed to upgrade temporary facilities at East Sheen Primary

Roehampton Rocked by Series of Violent Incidents
Roehampton Rocked by Series of Violent Incidents

Two people attacked and body found in woods by Roehampton Lane

Deadline Looming to Register for Year 6 Tests
Deadline Looming to Register for Year 6 Tests

Some schools in the borough require they are taken before admission

Still Time to Comment on Two Pier Applications in Putney
Still Time to Comment on Two Pier Applications in Putney

Rival schemes are being considered by borough planning officers

Putney MP Reacts with Fury to River Wandle Sewage Spills
Putney MP Reacts with Fury to River Wandle Sewage Spills

Fleur Anderson describes it as 'dangerous, dirty and disgusting'

New 20 MPH Speed Limit on Upper Richmond Road
New 20 MPH Speed Limit on Upper Richmond Road

About to be introduced between West Hill and Gwendolen Avenue

Fleur Anderson MP Celebrates Hammersmith Bridge
Fleur Anderson MP Celebrates Hammersmith Bridge 'Win'

Government commits to pay share of cost in TfL funding deal

Rowers Opposing Plans for New Putney Pier
Rowers Opposing Plans for New Putney Pier

Say Thames Clippers' plans would render embankment unusable

Iconic Putney Business Closing this Week
Iconic Putney Business Closing this Week

The London Mini Centre has been on Lower Richmond Road for sixty years

Putney Sea Scout Hut Roof is Falling Down
Putney Sea Scout Hut Roof is Falling Down

Appeal being made to raise £10,000 to fund repairs

Over 1,000 Sign Petition for Weekend River Boat Service
Over 1,000 Sign Petition for Weekend River Boat Service

Calls for Thames Clipper to extend operations in Putney and Wandsworth

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Introducing Bump Your Grade
Introducing Bump Your Grade

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Little Voices Putney
Little Voices Putney

Enrolling for September with Free Trial Lessons & 10% off!

Looking for a new challenge?
Looking for a new challenge?

Join St Mungo’s at the Thames Path Challenge

Party for Putney Gala Cabaret Night Cancelled
Party for Putney Gala Cabaret Night Cancelled

RHN fundraising event called off following death of the Queen

Wellbeing Workshops to Be Held at Manresa Club Room
Wellbeing Workshops to Be Held at Manresa Club Room

'Relaxing, fun and creative' activities on the Alton Estate

September Activities Programme at Putney Library
September Activities Programme at Putney Library

Events this month include a talk by author Jill Hopper on her latest book

Another Junior parkrun Coming to Wandsworth Borough
Another Junior parkrun Coming to Wandsworth Borough

Weekly runs will commence in Battersea Park early next year

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

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

Coronation Memories at the All Saints Coffee Morning
Coronation Memories at the All Saints Coffee Morning

Five people recall the day seventy years ago

Peppa Pig Cleans Up The Foreshore at Putney
Peppa Pig Cleans Up The Foreshore at Putney

Joins model Vogue Williams for World Oceans Day 2022

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

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

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

Working together on exhibition in Southside Shopping Centre

Lifestyle

Property

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

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

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

Innocent Guilty in Victory for Putney Strawberry Man
Innocent Guilty in Victory for Putney Strawberry Man

Regulator rules that drinks company's ad was misleading

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

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What's on offer in SW15 this week

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

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

Which Admiral Hotham is Honoured in Putney?
Which Admiral Hotham is Honoured in Putney?

Three candidates for being the one the school and the road are named after