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Buy a Battersea Power Station flat and Sting could be your neighbour

Your Local Guardian:

3:10pm Thursday 30th October 2014

Sting has bought one of the swanky new pads at the iconic Battersea Power Station.

Mansion block residents evacuated during Battersea gas leak

Your Local Guardian:

10:35am Thursday 30th October 2014

A private mansion block next to Battersea Park had to be evacuated last night after a gas leak.

Riders take to the saddle in fancy dress to raise tens of thousands of pounds for charity

Your Local Guardian:

11:57am Thursday 30th October 2014

Cruella de Vil, a clown and cowboys were among the characters to be spotted.

Calls for Putney and Wimbledon commons tax refund after boundaries based on 1915 map

Your Local Guardian:

7:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

A community group has called for refunds for dozens of homes paying the Wimbledon and Putney Commons levy, after it emerged a map from 1915 was being used to determine who paid.

GP surgery rapped after inspectors find toilet floor towels being washed in hand basins and an empty first aid box

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

Action is being taken against a doctors’ surgery after it breached multiple regulations, had out-of-date medicines and a dirty consultation room.

Man jailed for "nasty" attempted burglary of 93-year-old woman

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

A man has been jailed after a "nasty" attack in which he pushed a 93-year-old woman over in an attempted burglary.

Rise in number of posh dogs admitted to Battersea with matted fur

Your Local Guardian:

5:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

Battersea Dogs and Cats Home has seen an increase in the number of posh dogs arriving with matted and neglected fur.

Wandsworth Council announces new home building programme

Your Local Guardian:

4:00pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

The council has announced a new home building programme to start next year.

Boy admits murder of teen Alim Uddin

Your Local Guardian: 17-year-old Alim Uddin

2:52pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

A 16-year-old boy has pleaded guilty to the murder of a Balham schoolboy.

Boris sets out case for Crossrail 2

Your Local Guardian: green WIMB/WAND/KING/EPS/RICHMOND: Consultation on multi billion Cross rail 2 launched by Mayor of London

1:31pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

Boris Johnson has set out the case for Crossrail 2 that could come to Tooting Broadway and Clapham Junction.

Is this the end of Wandsworth's notorious gyratory?

Your Local Guardian:

12:42pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

A six-week consultation on a major revamp of Wandsworth town centre, and the removal of the gyratory, has been launched.

Victim of mobility scooter attack speaks out

Your Local Guardian:

10:47am Wednesday 29th October 2014

Police are searching for a man riding a mobility scooter following an attack that left another with a broken jaw.

Balham residents fed up with noisy roadworks

Your Local Guardian:

9:49am Wednesday 29th October 2014

Balham residents are at the end of their tether with noisy road works.

Man guilty of hitting four-year-old girl so hard he nearly killed her

Your Local Guardian: Dr Bryan McIntosh was cleared of any wrong-doing at Kingston Crown Court today

6:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A man has been found guilty of GBH after he hit a four-year-old girl so hard he nearly killed her.

Waitrose lorry tips over on Wandsworth Road outside Tesco Express

Your Local Guardian:

2:08pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A Waitrose lorry has tipped over on the Wandsworth Road closing three lanes of traffic.

Sneak peek at the final stages of Battersea Arts Centre's redevelopment

Your Local Guardian:

7:00am Tuesday 28th October 2014

Plans have been revealed for the final stage of the Battersea Arts Centre’s £13m redevelopment.

White collar charity boxing at the Clapham Grand

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Tuesday 28th October 2014

Fancy watching a white collar charity boxing event, dolled up in your glad rags and timeless cocktail attire?

Police hunt man on mobility scooter following attack

Your Local Guardian:

3:56pm Monday 27th October 2014

Police are searching for man riding a mobility scooter following an attack that left another with a broken jaw.

Beloved pooch lost on Wimbledon Common saved by stranger on the A3

Your Local Guardian:

2:47pm Monday 27th October 2014

Miika, a 14-year-old German Shepherd and Labrador Cross, got spooked and ran off on Tuesday.

Plans revealed for Battersea Roof Gardens

Your Local Guardian:

11:58am Monday 27th October 2014

Green fingered residents of Battersea Power Station’s new swanky apartments will be able to enjoy one of London’s biggest roof gardens.

Council "strictly monitoring" proposed cuts to mental health services

Your Local Guardian:

8:00am Monday 27th October 2014

The council is "strictly monitoring" proposed cuts to mental health services in Wandsworth.

Victim of station 'beggar assault' sees case dropped over admin error

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Monday 27th October 2014

A father who was attacked at Clapham Junction station has seen the charges against his alleged attacker dropped.

319 children went missing last year in Wandsworth

Your Local Guardian: Domestic violence rates in Bexley soar by 14 per cent

5:50am Monday 27th October 2014

During 2013-14 a total of 319 children went missing from home and care in Wandsworth.

Pensions impasse leads to four-day firefighter strike

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Monday 27th October 2014

Firefighters in England have announced a four-day strike.

Film school for kids launches annual festive film shoot.

Your Local Guardian:

8:00am Sunday 26th October 2014

A children’s film school has announced a new session of workshops.

Balham singer brings musical inspired by WW1 to the Bedford

Your Local Guardian:

8:00am Sunday 26th October 2014

A Balham singer and songwriter is bringing his musical inspired by the First World War to the Bedford pub, writes Sophia Sleigh.

Battersea's Emanuel School holds huge war exhibition

Your Local Guardian:

8:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

A private Battersea school hosts a huge exhibition focused on the two world wars.

Ghoulish goings on at the Wetlands Centre this weekend

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

Things will get spooky, creepy and wonderfully weird at the WWT London Wetland Centre this half term.

Burka-wearing armed robbers jailed for £40,000 Phones 4U raid

Your Local Guardian:

4:41pm Friday 24th October 2014

Mohammed Sabek, 27, and Aneel Khan, 28, robbed the Phones 4 U store in Putney High Street - where they had both previously worked - wearing religious garments to conceal their identity.

More than 35 per cent of Wandsworth year 6 kids are obese

Your Local Guardian: Almost two thirds of people in Worcestershire overweight or obese

11:25am Friday 24th October 2014

In the 2012/13 school year about 22 per cent of reception children at Wandsworth schools were overweight or obese.

Permission granted for new high street at Battersea Power Station

Your Local Guardian:

11:06am Friday 24th October 2014

A corner of the Battersea Power Station site will be completely transformed after permission was granted for huge glass buildings and a new high street.

Investigation launched at mental health hospital after a whistle-blower's 27 allegations of abuse and neglect

Your Local Guardian:

5:50am Friday 24th October 2014

A thorough investigation was launched at a mental health hospital after a whistle-blower made 27 allegations of abuse and neglect.

Paul’s Cancer Support Centre in Battersea gets £2,000 donation

Your Local Guardian:

5:40am Friday 24th October 2014

A Battersea-based cancer charity has received a £2,000 cash boost.

Firefighters come out in force for training exercise at Sutton Hospital

Your Local Guardian:

5:37pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Around 90 firefighters from south London stations carried out fire and rescue training exercises at Sutton Hospital this afternoon.

Man arrested after "making threats to harm himself" in Balham

Your Local Guardian:

4:34pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A man was arrested after a standoff with police lasting almost three hours.

Number of child sexual exploitation cases quadruples in one year

Your Local Guardian: Vulnerable toddler left in danger by catalogue of failure

7:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

The number of child sexual exploitation cases reported to Wandsworth police has increased fourfold in one year.

Two people rescued from tower block blaze on Roehampton estate

Your Local Guardian:

1:12pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Firefighters rescued two women from a tower block in Roehampton after a fire broke out this afternoon.

Streatham and Clapham High School welcomes Robert Winston and Duke of York

Your Local Guardian:

7:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Streatham and Clapham High School was transformed into a conference centre to welcome Robert Winston and the Duke of York.

£1.5m library which opened in 2009 could be relocated under new proposals

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Wandsworth Town library, which opened in 2009 following a £1.5m redevelopment, could be relocated under new proposals.

Eight-year life expectancy gap between rich and poor of Wandsworth

Your Local Guardian:

5:50am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

There is an eight-year life expectancy gap between men in the most and least deprived wards of Wandsworth.

Supermarket meat thief sent to prison

Your Local Guardian:

3:20am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A thief has been jailed for stealing large quantities of meat from supermarkets.

Boris Johnson's new 'crime dashboard' promises to help Londoners track crime in their neighbourhood

Your Local Guardian:

9:30am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

How many burglaries have there been where you live?

Girl, 8, names Thames river barge helping remove Battersea Power Station cranes

Your Local Guardian:

5:32pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

An eight-year-old girl has named the Thames river barge that helped remove the Battersea Power Station cranes.

VIDEO: 'Slippery tracks' disrupt trains across south London in aftermath of Hurricane Gonzalo

Your Local Guardian:

8:36am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Trains across south London have been disrupted because of 'poor rail conditions' after the remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo blew through the region.

Two teenage boys stabbed after fight near Tooting Bec school

Your Local Guardian:

4:30pm Monday 20th October 2014

Two teenage boys were stabbed near a Tooting Bec school this morning.

Lost in Earlsfield: South West Trains bombarded with complaints over weekend bus replacement service

Your Local Guardian:

3:30pm Monday 20th October 2014

Passengers were left frustrated and angry by the service, complaining on Twitter about a lost bus driver and severely delayed journeys.

Ten litterbugs of Battersea and Tooting named, shamed and fined

Your Local Guardian:

1:20pm Monday 20th October 2014

Litterbugs are being named and shamed by Wandsworth Council.

Crackdown on Wandsworth car dealers using highways like a 'garage forecourt'

Your Local Guardian: Councillor Jonathan Cook warned some street collections are scams

11:06am Monday 20th October 2014

Car dealers who use other people’s parking spaces to store and flog their vehicles are facing a crackdown by the council.

Hurricane Gonzalo not expected to devastate south London and Surrey

Your Local Guardian: A fallen tree in Bishopsford Road

8:23am Monday 20th October 2014

South west London and north Surrey are expecting wind speeds of slightly more than 20mph on Tuesday as Hurricane Gonzalo arrives in the country.

Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens to host ice rink

Your Local Guardian:

5:50am Monday 20th October 2014

A scenic garden nestled near the River Thames will be home to an ice rink this autumn.



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