Council covers the bill for outdoor table fees this summer

Wandsworth Council News Feed - 18 hours 58 min ago
Cafes, pubs, bars and restaurants in Wandsworth can continue to serve customers sitting outside their premises this summer thanks to 'al fresco' hospitality rules remaining in place again this year.
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New support programmes for local businesses

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Wed, 02/24/2021 - 00:00
Wandsworth Council is funding a series of bespoke support programmes to help businesses through some of the challenges presented by COVID-19. The programmes on offer are designed to help entrepreneurs to build resilience as they Start, Reset & Grow their business during these uncertain times.
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Amazon supports Power to Connect 

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Wed, 02/24/2021 - 00:00
Tech giant Amazon has donated 100 devices to Power to Connect, an initiative launched by the council and Battersea Power Station in April 2020 to provide laptops and data vouchers to local families.
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Fostering During Coronavirus – Scott and Amy’s Story

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Wed, 02/24/2021 - 00:00
Wandsworth urgently needs safe, loving foster homes for children and young people as the pandemic continues to have a profound impact for many families. Last September, Scott and Amy began a fostering journey of their own when they opened their home to an asylum seeker with no possessions to his name.
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One week left to comment on Local Plan

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 00:00
People who live and work in Wandsworth have just under a week to comment on a blueprint to guide development in the borough.
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Welcome for change to parking rules outside shops on Putney red route

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 00:00
Councillors who lobbied Transport for London chiefs to relax parking rules outside shops on the Upper Richmond Road have welcomed the news that these efforts have paid off.
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Find out more about the Covid vaccine at online event

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Mon, 02/22/2021 - 00:00
Are you wondering about taking the Covid-19 vaccine? If so, come and hear from your local clinicians and Public Health leaders.
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Arsenal 0-1 Manchester City: Pep Guardiola surprised as winning run extends to 18 games

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 02/21/2021 - 20:35
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says he is surprised by his side's imperious form "when everyone is suffering in this world" as they make it 18 wins in a row with victory at Arsenal.

London Irish fight back to claim dramatic draw with Bristol

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 02/21/2021 - 17:41
London Irish mount a second-half fightback to draw with Premiership leaders Bristol Bears as both sides run in four tries.

West Ham United 2-1 Tottenham Hotspur: Hammers up to fourth but 'yet to hit top gear'

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 02/21/2021 - 15:45
West Ham move into the top four of the Premier League with a narrow victory over Tottenham that increases the pressure on Spurs manager Jose Mourinho.

Lloyd's seeks archivist to investigate slave trade links

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 02/21/2021 - 14:47
The specialist insurance market has previously apologised for historical links to the slave trade.

Tottenham stabbing: Boy, 15, charged with minicab driver's murder

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 02/21/2021 - 09:32
Gabriel Bringye was found unresponsive and with stab wounds in a car in Tottenham on Wednesday.

Covid vaccine: All UK adults to be offered jab by 31 July - PM

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 02/21/2021 - 09:11
Boris Johnson says there will be "no let up", as he prepares to set out his plan to ease lockdown.

Child heart transplants: Record year for new-style operations

BBC London News Feed - Sun, 02/21/2021 - 06:00
A novel approach is cutting waiting lists and helping children like Freya get organ transplants.

Fulham 1-0 Sheffield United: Ademola Lookman goal boosts Cottagers' hopes of survival

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 02/20/2021 - 23:30
Ademola Lookman's goal boosts Fulham's hopes of Premier League survival as they claim a vital win over fellow strugglers Sheffield United.

Southampton 1-1 Chelsea: Ralph Hasenhuttl hopes Saints will kick on after draw

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 02/20/2021 - 16:08
Ralph Hasenhuttl hopes Southampton's 1-1 draw with Chelsea is the start of his side returning to their normal selves as they ended a run of six successive defeats in the Premier League.

Asylum hotels: 'Covid, fights and abuse' at London centres

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 02/20/2021 - 09:04
One hotel is described as a "prison" by residents, who are staying on site during the pandemic.

Ambulance delays led to 'secondary Covid victims'

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 02/20/2021 - 01:52
Waiting times outside some hospitals increased over Christmas, with a knock-on effect for 999 call-outs

Eden Park: Blind man's death after platform fall sparks safety call

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 02/19/2021 - 19:12
Cleveland Gervais fell from a platform that had no tactile paving and was hit by a passing train.