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Public asked for feedback on £65k Latchmere Rec parks cash

Residents who spend time enjoying the green open spaces of a small park in Battersea are being asked for their ideas on how a £65,000 windfall could best be spent. The council’s parks contractor, Enable, has commissioned an independent survey asking local people how the Latchmere Recreation Ground could be improved. Latchmere Rec is in… Read More

Battersea Park retains its prestigious Green Flag

Battersea Park has again been confirmed as one of the best green open spaces in the country after successfully retaining its coveted Green Flag Award. Described as “the jewel in the crown of London’s parks”, the award from leading environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy recognises the best parks and green spaces across the UK. A… Read More

The Streets

Event dates: Saturday July 23 and Sunday July 24 2016 Sing and dance your way around Tooting High Street this July!   This July Tooting will be bursting with music, song and dancing as The Streets returns to the high street with a weekend full of performances, workshops and parades. The Streets aims to reignite… Read More

The Streets

Event dates: Saturday July 23 and Sunday July 24 2016 Sing and dance your way around Tooting High Street this July!   This July Tooting will be bursting with music, song and dancing as The Streets returns to the high street with a weekend full of performances, workshops and parades. The Streets aims to reignite… Read More

Pump House Gallery is delighted to present two new shows this summer…

Samara Scott and Sally Troughton, 4 August – 25 September 2016 SAMARA SCOTT 4 August – 25 September Preview: 3 August 6.30 – 8.30pm Come and see ‘liquid paintings’ at the iconic Pleasure Garden Fountains in the heart of Battersea Park this August and September. Pump House Gallery presents a site-specific work by Samara Scott,… Read More

Thousands inspired to Get Active at free festival

Thousands of people got a taste of the best the borough has to offer in sport, physical activity and health at Saturday’s Get Active Wandsworth festival. The annual festival, now in its seventh year, encourages people to make healthy changes to their lifestyles by trying out free activities and linking up with local providers. The… Read More

From Luna with love

Film buffs can enjoy watching movies under the stars when Wandsworth Park and Tooting Common screen four blockbusters later this month.   Luna Cinema, which specialises in open air film screenings, will be showing classic movies on four evenings in July – two in the park and two on the common.   Musical comedy Pitch… Read More

Wandsworth secures silver at London Youth Games

Wandsworth secures silver at London Youth Games Wandsworth won second place in the 2016 London Youth Games this week following a dramatic finish at Crystal Palace. The London Youth Games, now in its 39th year, is Europe’s largest youth sports event. This year around 450 young people represented Wandsworth against London’s other 32 boroughs during… Read More

7th Get Active Wandsworth Festival this Saturday

Get Active Wandsworth Festival Saturday 9 July, 12noon – 5pm, King George’s Park @activewands #GAWF2016 Thousands are expected to flock to King George’s Park this Saturday for the Get Active Wandsworth Festival. The festival, now in its 7th year, aims to showcase the very best the borough has to offer in sport, physical activity and… Read More