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Strengthening Communities Through Play in Wandsworth

Play happens everywhere, every day, and is key to fostering healthier, happier communities. At Enable, we understand the importance of this, and we have managed the investment of £798,000 in playground refurbishments across Wandsworth since the start of 2022, on behalf of Wandsworth Borough Council. The most recent investments have been refurbishments seen at Battersea… Read More

Battersea Park Fireworks – back with a bang! Wandsworth Council’s Fireworks Extravaganza opens its doors once again

  20th September 2022, LONDON: The London favourite, Battersea Park Fireworks will return to the much-loved park for two days on November 5th and 6th. The Saturday Night will host an 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… Read More

Wandsworth provides summer-long school holiday activity to community

Over the summer Enable, in partnership with Wandsworth Borough Council delivered an extensive programme of free or low-cost holiday activity to local young people. Kicking off in July, young people with disabilities were welcomed to five specialist Watersports sessions which saw the participants enjoying a mix of paddle sports and sailing. The sessions, led by… Read More

Enable hosts Inclusive Sport Festival in Wandsworth

This August, Enable hosted an Inclusive Sport Festival in partnership with Disability Sports Coach and Wandsworth Council at Shillington Gardens and George Shearing Centre. Open to all ages, the festival showcased what the borough has to offer for inclusive sport.  In collaboration with partners, Fulham Football Club Foundation, Carneys Community, Netball Coach UK, Flyerz Hockey,… Read More

Let’s Chat at the Henry Prince Estate

Enable have been working in partnership with Wandsworth Council to better understand the health needs of the residents of the 272-home Henry Prince Estate in Earlsfield. In order to learn about residents’ physical and mental wellbeing and related needs, consultations were carried on the estate throughout July to better understand the perception of individual and community… Read More

Summer Holiday Youth Café comes to Furzedown Rec

From this week every Tuesday and Thursday until 30th August 2022, not for profit Enable will host a Youth Café along with Furzedown Youth Club. These free sessions, delivered on behalf of Wandsworth Council, are aimed at young people aged 13 – 18. Free refreshments, snacks and activities with sports equipment provided, will all be… Read More

Five Wandsworth Greenspaces have been awarded the Green Flag Award as they are officially recognised as some of the country’s best parks

Today, Wandsworth is celebrating after retaining five Green Flag Awards across the Borough, in Battersea Park, Wandsworth Park, Wandsworth Common, Tooting Common, and King George’s Park. The award is an international quality mark for parks and green spaces that is reassessed on an annual basis. The news that five Wandsworth Greenspaces have once again achieved… Read More

Team Wandsworth crowned Champions at the London Youth Games

Over the weekend of Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th of July, we saw the finals of Europe’s largest youth sports competition, the London Youth Games take place across the London Aquatics Centre, Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre and Lee Valley Athletics Centre. Team Wandsworth were up against all of London’s other 32 boroughs across… Read More

Shire Horses help rewild Wandsworth in ambition to recover nature in London

Not-for-profit organisation Enable, has been awarded funds as part of an exciting city-based rewilding project, Rewild London. Enable, who manage and look after Wandsworth’s green spaces and parks on behalf of the Council will apply this funding to King George’s Park in Wandsworth. Supported by The Mayor of London, and in partnership with the London… Read More

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