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Wandsworth's Young Population Blamed for High Infection Rate
Borough currently is top of the table for cases in London
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Mayor Blocks Mortlake Brewery Development
Scheme to build over a thousand flats by river deemed to lack affordable housing
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Congestion Charge Rise To £15 To Be Made Permanent
Increase required as condition of government funding to TfL
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20 Metre High Geyser Seen Next To Hammersmith Bridge
Heavy rains believed to have lead to increased pressure in nearby sewage pipes
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Putney MP Blasts Jacob Rees-Mogg Over Hammersmith Bridge Jibe
Leader of House blamed protracted closure on 'socialist Mayor & council'
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Mayor To Hold Cross Party Violent Crime Summit
This year set to be the worst ever for teenage homicides
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Rubbish Overflowing in Borough After Binmen 'Pinged'
Staff being required to self-isolate due to track and trace app
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Search On for Missing Bella Kitkat
Maine Coon cat has gone from her Erpingham Road home since Sunday
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Putney Rotary Club Visits the Borough's Unsung Heroes
Along with the Mayor present chocolates at Wandsworth Fire Station
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Wandsworth Oasis Looking To Recruit New People
Range of paid and volunteer positions available at local charity
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Parks Police Ready To Tackle Anti-social Behaviour
Issues with cyclists and e-scooters providing a challenge across the borough
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Mayor Urges Government To Act Over 'Pingdemic'
Concerned about impact on transport and emergency services as well as businesses
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The Doverhouse Singers Go on Tour … To SW15
Will be serenading sheltered housing residents across the area
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Wandsworth Borough Hit By 'Pingdemic'
Nearly 2,000 residents instructed to self-isolate in one week
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New Rules on Access To Council Services and Facilities
Changes include libraries, leisure centres and weddings
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Huge Relief at Hammersmith Bridge Reopening
One man's commute, that was taking up to two hours, now 10 minutes
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Author Tells Story of Gibraltar Evacuees in Roehampton
Around 1,000 were housed in centres in the area during the Blitz
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Reception To Be Held for Southfields Grid Alliance Volunteers
Fleur Anderson MP to attend event at the Old Fields pub
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Putney Woman Tells How She Moved Drug Smuggler into Her Home
Victoria Oak had been sending letters to him while he was in Thai jail
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Walk In Vaccinations Widely Available This Weekend
Centres across the borough offering jabs as cases surge
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All England Lawn Tennis Club Buys Roehampton Sports Ground
Sale by Bank of England means Wimbledon qualifying tournament will remain
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Cases of Delta Variant Increasing Sharply in Wandsworth
At present only one Covid patient in St. George's Hospital intensive care
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Surprise Announcement on Hammersmith Bridge Reopening
Access to pedestrians and cyclists to be restored this weekend
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Hammersmith Bridge Ferry May Be Delayed Further
Standard reports significant objections from residents and rowing clubs
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Concern Over Low Take Up of Vaccine in Putney and Roehampton
SW15 postcode area well below London average as infections surge
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Mayor Urges Government To Act Over 'Pingdemic'
Concerned about impact on transport and emergency services as well as businesses
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Heathrow Boss Calls for Relaxation of Restrictions
Says self-isolation should not be required on return from US and EU
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Putney Shopworker Says Violence Towards Staff Worst Ever
Fleur Anderson angry at failure of MPs to back amendment to crime bill
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Nationwide Customers Informed of Branch Closure Date
Putney High Street branch to shut this September
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Public Hearing To Be Held on Mortlake Brewery Plan
Some locals want postponement after 'significant' changes made to scheme
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BBC Journalist Reports on Abuse in the Sivananda Yoga Organisation
Ishleen Kaur had been a teacher with the centre on Felsham Road
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New £5milion Fund for Public Realm Improvements
Wandsworth Council says it allows infrastructure investment to be fast tracked
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Another Award for Rosie Taylor-Davies and The Scrubbery
Made one of the Prime Minister's daily Points of Light
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New Neighbourhood Pub Set To Open in Barnes
After expensive refurb Tree House is set to become The Crossing
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Local Author Brings Romance To Regenerate Rise
Hugh Thompson gives a talk on his book about his great grandparents
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Rip-off Roofers Targeted Homes in Putney
James' Gutters and Roofing falsely claimed expensive repairs were needed
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Mr Benn Returns To Putney To Celebrate 50th Anniversary
Festive Road resident will be popping up in costume around the town centre
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Putney Man Arrested While Dressed as Strawberry
Matt Palmer was part of protest at Innocent Drinks' headquarters
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Car Mounts Pavement and Wipes Out Putney Bus Shelter
No reports of injuries after crash on Upper Richmond Road
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Thames Water Fined for Unauthorised Roadworks
Failed to inform council of works taking place in Putney
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Teenager Arrested After Stabbing in Putney
13-year-old boy treated for non-life threatening injuries
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No Mercy for Self-isolating Resident Caught Out By Bay Suspension
Council says he should have been checking his car
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Three New Public Artworks Planned for Putney Embankment
Claire Barclay will refer back to the area's heritage in her work
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Third Teenager Charged in Connection with Roehampton Murder
Trio remanded in custody after the killing of 24-year-old man
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Introducing Origin'40
Using CBD to help people suffering with wide ranging conditions
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Movie Making Summer Camps
Young movie makers work together to produce their own epic, unique movie production from scratch over five days
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Lyle House Care Home
Residents at enjoy the benefits of their brand-new Mobii sensory projector
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Road Closures Ahead in Putney and Roehampton
Diversions and delays in the local area due to road works
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Forthcoming Transport Disruption on Public Transport in Putney
Tubes and trains services affected by engineering work
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Weekly Recitals Continue at St. Margaret's Church
This Sunday soprano Eleanor Penfold performs Britten, Poulenc and Debussy
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Wandsworth Arts Fringe To Be London's First Live Arts Festival of 2021
A hybrid programme of in-person and digital experiences
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Summit Aims To Prevent Mental Health Crisis
Local hospital trusts join with community leaders to implement action plan
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Four Day Tube Strike Planned for August
RMT in dispute over abolition of Night Tube driver grade
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Live Theatre Set To Return To Putney
Group 64's Young Company to perform Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
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Watch Out for Exceptionally High Tides at Putney Embankment
Times of increased flood risk by the Thames this week
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Happy Fiftieth Birthday Mr Benn
Pilgrims already starting to arrive at his birthplace to mark the occasion
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Studio of Renowned Sculptor To Be Opened To Public
Chance to view work of Alan Thornhill – the man behind the Putney Sculpture Trail
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Focus on Sleaze in Wandsworth Historian 50th Anniversary Issue
Also features picture well known politician with KKK at Putney station
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District and Circle Line Closures for Nine Days in August
Track replacement work taking place on parts of both lines
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Wandsworth Libraries Offer a Chance To Talk
New scheme providing anyone feeling isolated the opportunity for a chat
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Ageism Subject of Putney Women's Institute Talk
Local MP Fleur Anderson calls for Westminster debate on the issue
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Putney Theatre Company Looks Back on a Strange Year
Lots of creativity despite the huge challenges of 2020
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St Margaret's Asks for Volunteers and Food Donations
Meals to be provided for the homeless during the winter
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Help Clean Up Putney Towpath and Embankment
Residents encouraged to join the effort as part of the MyWandsworth campaign
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It Shouldn't Happen To A Plumber
The Italian Plumber: “Now that you've finished that…” Part 1
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Ramen Bar To Open on Putney High Street
Bone Daddies set to take over former Byron Burger premises
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Hotaru Restaurant Set To Close
Moving out of Putney Bridge Road at the end of its lease
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Poor Hygiene Rating for Hare and Tortoise
Inspectors give only two stars to Upper Richmond Road restaurant
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The Prince of Wales Has Been Saved
Putney pub bought out of administration and the doors are wide open
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The Scrubbery Needs Your Help
Whilst Putney MP Fleur Anderson calls on PM to solve the national scrubs crisis
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Congestion and Pollution Deterring Putney Property Buyers
Local agents concerned as prices and volumes appear to have fallen
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Green Light Given to Alton Estate Redevelopment
Less than quarter of flats in Wandsworth Council scheme classed as affordable
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Ten Storey Hotel Approved for Putney High Street
Will occupy site on corner of Putney Bridge Road
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Is Now The Right Time To Leave Putney?
Covid-19 accelerating the trend to flee to the Home Counties
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'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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RSPCA Pays Tribute To Recently Deceased 'Local Legend'
Mo Dingle volunteered at Putney Animal Hospital for over 30 years
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Boxing Gym Plan for Derelict Lennox Youth Centre
Two men have a vision of community facility on the site
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Petition Launched To Save Upper Richmond Road Pocket Park
Putney councillors want JC Decaux to reconsider developing site
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Thames Being Hit By 'Plastic Pandemic'
Number of discarded coffee cups in river doubles during lockdown
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Old Style Romance from Hugh Thompson
Putney resident publishes book based on great-grandparents' letters
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Local Hero Gets Her Name in Lights on Oxford Street
Rosie from the Scrubbery selected because of her work during the pandemic
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Remembering the Night 81 People Died in Putney
Call for plaque to be placed at site of the Cinderella Dancing Club bombing
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Extinction Rebellion Make Case For Food Waste Collection
Deputation remotely attends Wandsworth Council meeting to argue for change
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Which Are The Hardest Schools In Wandsworth To Get Into?
New figures show over-subscription rates at local primaries and secondaries
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Latest Job Opportunities in Putney
What's on offer in SW15 this week
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