Council to spend £3.6m upgrading leisure centres with roof repairs, new lifts and better air conditioning

Council to spend £3.6m upgrading leisure centres with roof repairs, new lifts and better air conditioning

A South London council is set to spend £3.6million on immediate upgrades to its leisure centres to bring them up to an ‘acceptable standard’.…

Developer reveals height of proposed 38-storey tower in Battersea will be reduced after local anger

Developer reveals height of proposed 38-storey tower in Battersea will be reduced after local anger

Controversial plans for a 38-storey apartment block at the bottom of Battersea Bridge have been changed after more than 330 objections. One resident said…

New traffic restrictions to be introduced where footways so narrow they force pedestrians into the road

New traffic restrictions to be introduced where footways so narrow they force pedestrians into the road

New traffic restrictions will come into force in a congested South West London neighbourhood with streets so narrow they force pedestrians into the road.…

Battersea Power Station to open new exhibition with themes including Marvel and indoor padel courts

Battersea Power Station to open new exhibition with themes including Marvel and indoor padel courts

A temporary immersive exhibition hall and padel courts will open at Battersea Power Station, after the plans were approved. There will be 6,000 free…

South London nurse suspended for another 9 months after sending ‘sexually-motivated’ messages on WhatsApp to colleague

South London nurse suspended for another 9 months after sending ‘sexually-motivated’ messages on WhatsApp to colleague

A South London nurse has been suspended for another nine months after sending a nurse ‘sexually-motivated’ messages on WhatsApp. Leonajar Bato Pulido was previously…

Residents on Norbiton estate that’s being rebuilt with 2,170 homes could move into ‘better homes many years earlier than expected’

Residents on Norbiton estate that’s being rebuilt with 2,170 homes could move into ‘better homes many years earlier than expected’

Some residents on a huge South London estate that’s being bulldozed and rebuilt could move into ‘better’ homes years earlier than originally expected. The…

Plans to build 90 flats in tower blocks up to 20 storeys tall in Battersea unveiled

Plans to build 90 flats in tower blocks up to 20 storeys tall in Battersea unveiled

New apartment blocks reaching up to 20 storeys tall could be built in South London under new plans. The buildings would contain 90 flats…

Chessington World of Adventures reveals plans to stop visitors’ cars getting ‘stuck in mud and causing tailbacks

Chessington World of Adventures reveals plans to stop visitors’ cars getting ‘stuck in mud and causing tailbacks

Chessington World of Adventures has revealed plans to upgrade its parking to stop visitors’ cars getting stuck in mud and causing tailbacks. The popular…

Kingston residents face 5% council tax increase as band D properties set to pay over £2,370

Kingston residents face 5% council tax increase as band D properties set to pay over £2,370

Kingston residents are facing an almost 5 per cent hike in their council tax this year as mounting pressures squeeze the council’s budget. Kingston…

Wandsworth Council weekly rent set to increase by average of £9.64

Wandsworth Council weekly rent set to increase by average of £9.64

The average weekly rent for council tenants in a South London borough is set to rise by £9.64 in April. Wandsworth Council’s housing committee green-lit…

Mum with epilepsy in ‘inappropriate’ council flat says she needs a step-free showe

Mum with epilepsy in ‘inappropriate’ council flat says she needs a step-free showe

A South London mum with epilepsy claims her health has declined in her ‘inappropriate’ council flat and she needs a step-free shower for her…

Bus controllers to begin strike this week in south London after rejecting pay offer

Bus controllers to begin strike this week in south London after rejecting pay offer

Bus control room workers in South London will strike on six separate dates starting this week after rejecting a 5per cent pay rise. Around…