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Free Bird Walks: Tooting Common

Free guided walks led by Peter White. Discover about the 100+ species of birds that visit and use the Commons; learn to identify them by sight and sound, and find out about their natural history and behaviour.   Tooting Common:                                                   (by the Council Yard, Dr Johnson Avenue, opposite Hillbury Road) Spring 30 April… Read More

Apply for a 2017 – 2018 Fishing Permit

If you would like to know more about fishing in the borough, how to apply or what licence you need please visit www.enablelc.org/fishing The fishing season does not start until Tuesday 16 June 2017 but you can apply for your permit today.

Young Wandsworth runners win Mini London Marathon

The Wandsworth under 13s boys team won the Virgin Money Giving Mini London Marathon on Sunday (April 23). The event, held on the same day as the main London Marathon, is the official British Athletics three-mile road championships for young athletes aged between 11 and 17 and is run on a three mile course from… Read More

Get involved in the 2017 Get Active Wandsworth Festival

The Get Active Wandsworth Festival returns this year and the council is now inviting sports clubs, health organisations, community groups and local businesses, to sign up to be part of the day. Now in its eighth year, the Get Active Wandsworth Festival will take place on Saturday 15 July from 12noon to 5pm in King… Read More

Pump House Pavilion

Pump House Pavilion Opening event: 6 May 2 – 5pm | 6 – 21 May 2017 | Wednesday – Sunday | 11am – 5pm As part of the Wandsworth Arts Fringe, Pump House Gallery, in collaboration with NEON architects and Elliott Wood structural engineers, has been working with students from Chestnut Grove Academy in Balham. The students were… Read More

Free Bird Walks: Wandsworth Common

Free guided walks led by Peter White. Discover about the 100+ species of birds that visit and use the Commons; learn to identify them by sight and sound, and find out about their natural history and behaviour.   Wandsworth Common: (by the railway station ticket office, St James’ Drive) Spring 23 April Summer 16 July… Read More

Town hall ceremony to honour three brave VC winners

Three brave soldiers who were each awarded Britain’s highest award for gallantry – the Victoria Cross – will be honoured at a special town hall ceremony on Saturday. Special memorial stones are to be laid in the town hall’s garden of remembrance in honour of Cpl Edward Foster, 2nd Lt Reginald Haine and A/Capt Arthur… Read More

‘Shiver me timbers’ – a pirate ship is plotting course for Earlsfield

A fearsome looking pirate ship has been spotted sailing towards Earlsfield. But fear not – it isn’t one that sails the seven seas – but a ship that will soon be the centrepiece of the new-look Swaby Gardens playground that’s getting a £163,000 makeover.   The replica pirate vessel, complete with ropes, nets, slides and… Read More

Pavla and Lucia Sceranková exhibition

Surface Tensions 12 April – 11 June 2017 Free admission Battersea Park, London,SW11 4NJ www.pumphousegallery.org.uk Pavla Sceranková, Research, 2015. Photo: Hynek Alt. Courtesy the artist and Drdova Gallery, Prague Pump House Gallery and Czech Centre London present an exhibition of new and existing work by sisters Pavla and Lucia Sceranková. Their first major exhibition in… Read More