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Latchmere Recreation Ground Drop In Session – Have Your Say

What’s happening in our parks Latchmere Recreation Ground Drop In Session Wandsworth Council is developing long term plans for the future management and maintenance of Latchmere Recreation Ground. We’d like your views about the park, your use of the space, any issues that may affect your enjoyment of the park and how it may be… Read More

Whizz, Bang, Pop

Tickets on sale for Wandsworth Council’s 2016 Battersea Park fireworks display Get ready for Battersea Park’s incredible annual firework display. Bring your friends and family to watch as fireworks dance across the night’s sky to music made by legends. Tickets for Battersea Park’s fireworks display go on sale on Thursday 1 September. This year’s event… Read More

Home is where the art is

Discover the art behind the doors of Wandsworth artists this October This October come and take a peek at amazing art behind normally closed doors as around 100 artists invite you into their homes and exhibition spaces – offering an informal and relaxed setting in which to browse, buy and talk about the various artworks… Read More

Cultivate

Cultivate is a creative education project for young people, part of a cultural and place making programme focused on the Nine Elms regeneration area. Led by Wandsworth Council and the Nine Elms Vauxhall Partnership, this ambitious programme aims to establish a vibrant new centre for arts, life and culture on London’s South Bank and to ensure the… Read More

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

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

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