Category: News

Discover the Hidden Biodiversity in Your Garden: Wandsworth Residents Invited to Participate in Wildlife Survey

Wandsworth is a treasure trove of biodiversity, boasting 24 different habitats from heathlands to the River Thames, supporting an astounding array of approximately 3,149 species. From common garden birds to rare bees and bats, and with 23% of the borough designated as Local Wildlife Sites, Wandsworth’s vision for biodiversity is clear: to recognise, value, conserve,… Read More

Playtopia – A two-day extravaganza for kids this August as a utopia of games, activities, and educational adventures awaits

A two-day adventure of endless fun and learning and entertainment awaits the kids this August. With a jam-packed schedule of games, activities, and educational fun, Evolution London in Battersea Park will transform into a hive of fun, learning, and activities for ages 4-13.   Immerse your family in a two-day festival of entertainment and educational adventure… Read More

Summer in Battersea Park is back!

Battersea Park welcomes KERB Street Food Garden and all-important live screenings of the EURO 2024 final and Wimbledon finals Get ready for an unforgettable summer as Battersea’s beloved celebrations return with five weekends of free, community-centred activities guaranteed to make this summer extraordinary.  The weekend of June 29 will kick off a transformation of Battersea… Read More

Summer In Battersea Park is back for 2024!

Wandsworth Hosts Free Summer Fun  Five weekends of free festivities  Battersea Park – Shillington Gardens – Furzedown Rec  June 8 – July 14    Battersea Park, along with Furzedown Rec and Shillington Gardens, is gearing up to welcome local families and fun-seekers for five weekends of community, entertainment, and outdoor delights, promising a summer to… Read More

Wandsworth’s No Mow May: Nurturing Biodiversity 

Wandsworth is once again participating in the annual “No Mow May” a national campaign led by the charity Plantlife in which we will leave 20 designated sites unmown throughout the month to let wildlife flourish. In line with Wandsworth Council’s Biodiversity Strategy, the initiative supports biodiversity by allowing grass and plants to grow naturally and… Read More

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