Author Archives for Emmaline Gordon

Game On: Battersea Park Welcomes London’s Newest Padel Court

In an exciting development for sports enthusiasts, we near ever closer to the launch of a new padel court in Battersea. Booking for this much anticipated facility at the Battersea Park Millennium Arena in the heart of the iconic South West London greenspace opens on Thursday, April 4th. The park’s open air Padel courts will… Read More

Empowering cancer patients and carers: Macmillan Community Cancer Link Workers

The Macmillan Community Cancer Link Worker service, initially launched in Wandsworth in 2019, expanded its support to Croydon and Merton one year ago. The service has already successfully aided over 300 residents, demonstrating its need and effectiveness.     Funded by Macmillan Cancer Support and delivered by Enable, the service is dedicated to helping people living… Read More

Nominations Now Open for the Active Wandsworth Awards

Enable, in partnership with Wandsworth Council is pleased to announce that nominations are now open for the 2023 Active Wandsworth Awards.   The annual ceremony taking place on 1st March 2024, is hosted by reporter, journalist and Sky Sports TV presenter Emma Paton at The Civic Suite, Wandsworth.   The Active Wandsworth Awards will reflect on 2023… Read More

Peter Pan Flies into Wandsworth for Swashbuckling Adventure  With a selection of relaxed, sensory-sensitive performances suitable for ages 3-11

This December, the Wandsworth Civic Suite brings you PETER PAN!     Join Peter Pan and friends as they look for hidden treasure on the high seas. On this epic adventure, Peter Pan will meet Tinkerbell, Captain Hook and many other characters aboard the Pirate ship the Jolly Roger.  Filled with heart-warming tales of courage and friendship,… Read More

Peter Pan Flies into Wandsworth for Swashbuckling Adventure

Fly away with us as we take you to the magical world of Neverland. This December, the Wandsworth Civic Suite brings you PETER PAN!   Join Peter Pan and friends as they look for hidden treasure on the high seas. On this epic adventure, Peter Pan will meet Tinkerbell, Captain Hook and many other characters… Read More

Black History Month

Throughout October at Enable we have been shining a light on Black History Month to inform, educate and celebrate. As part of our wider internal activities for staff, each Friday we will be sharing interviews with inspiring black women from Wandsworth in line with BHM’s 2023 theme – Saluting Our Sisters; honouring the black women who… Read More

Battersea Park Fireworks – Bonfire Village and WhizzBang Wonderland! Wandsworth’s annual Fireworks Extravaganza opens its doors once again

London favourite, Wandsworth Council’s Battersea Park Fireworks will return to the much-loved park for two days on November 4th and 5th. The display is a truly unmissable show delivered by Titanium Fireworks who have provided notable displays to such prestigious events as The Mayor of London’s New Year’s Eve Celebrations and the Commonwealth Games. Famed… Read More

A unique scheme is giving hope to working women and could help minimise the economic impact of menopause in the workplace

A new personalised coaching and peer support project has shown a clear pathway to transform the experience of working people living with the menopause. Participants in a pilot scheme reported that the 1 to 1 and group sessions, devised and delivered by not-for-profit social health organisation Enable, helped them talk about the impact of their symptoms… Read More

Wandsworth’s Big Play Out: A Battersea Summer Scheme Success

Empowering children and families with a community event delivered by Enable in partnership with Wandsworth Council who teamed up with Battersea Summer Scheme and Smart Hospitality. Wandsworth’s Big Play Out took place from Monday 24th July to Friday 28th July at Evolution London in Battersea Park. Enable, in partnership with Wandsworth Council have teamed up… Read More

Wandsworth’s Big Play Out

Wandsworth offers a week of free summer holiday fun to support families during the Cost of Living Crisis Wandsworth is host to an exciting week of learning, new experiences and fun for local families from Monday 24th July 2023 to Friday 28th July in Battersea Park. Wandsworth’s Big Play Out is just one part of… Read More