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Getting the best from our green spaces: Fishponds Fields and more

       Getting the best from our open spaces  Fishponds fields Summer Opening Wandsworth Open Spaces Survey Consultation                                                     Fishponds playing fields summer opening Join the many families who are enjoying Fishponds fields in Hebdon […]

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Summerstown 182 self-guided heritage walks – summer update

     Summerstown182 Self Guided Walks Programme Enjoy our heritage Many of us have enjoyed the guided heritage walks round Tooting led by Geoff Simmons, local historian and leader of Summerstown 182.  The actual walks have had to be put on hold because of the pandemic, but Geoff has devised a rich array of resources to […]

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Wandsworth Open Space Survey Consultation

       Wandsworth Open Spaces Survey Consultation              Tell the Council what matters to you                                           Wandsworth Council have launched a survey seeking views on the use of open space in our area. It will feed […]

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Fishponds Playing Fields open every day

       Fishponds Playing Fields open every day              8am-6pm 18th July to 6th September                     Hebdon Road SW17 7NW                                            It’s great news that […]

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New Low Traffic Neighbourhoods and ‘school streets’ in Tooting

                 New Low Traffic Neighbourhoods and school streets in Tooting              It’s good news that four new Low Traffic Neighbourhood schemes will be put in place in Tooting very soon by Wandsworth Council, together with ‘school streets’ for several local schools, following government funding recently awarded. This […]

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Covid 19 response: Home-Start helps vulnerable families

                                                       Covid 19  Home-Start Wandsworth helps vulnerable families Melissa Pike of Home-Start Wandsworth explains how the charity is responding to Covid 19 and asks for your support. https://vimeo.com/434299747 Covid 19 is having a […]

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Return of the Sankofa Bird: Invitation from TTT for 4th July

                             The Return of The Sankofa Bird                                                Saturday 4th July  Transition Town Tooting Please see this invitation from Transition Town Tooting (TTT) […]

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Greetings from the Wiser Collective

    the Wiser            collective       Sharing skills across the generations   A message from Sarah and Claire at the Wiser Collective: ” We miss getting together with neighbours of different generations …but we are still here! Are you shielding, coming out of isolation, keen to get back to normality or taking […]

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Covid 19 : Update from Mushkil Aasaan

    Covid 19: Update from Mushkil Aasaan Mushkil Aasaan is at the heart of the community in Tooting. As well as providing care services to many elderly residents, its manager Naseem Aboobakar and colleagues offer a friendly welcome and practical support to Tooting’s community groups, and to anyone committed to making Tooting thrive. Read […]

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Safer Streets: 20 mph speed limit in Trinity Road CORRECTION

    Please use this link, not the one in the body of the email, which doesn’t work properly https://www.change.org/p/transport-for-london-reduce-speed-noise-and-pollution-on-trinity-road-sw-london?utm_content=cl_sharecopy_22681411_en-GB%3Av2&recruiter=43241122&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=copylink&utm_campaign=share_petition&utm_term=share_petition  SAFER STREETS  Campaign for 20mph speed limit on Trinity Road https://www.change.org/p/transport-for-london-reduce-speed-noise-and-pollution-on-trinity-road-sw-london?utm_content=cl_sharecopy_22681411_en-GB%3Av2&recruiter=43241122&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=copylink&utm_campaign=share_petition&utm_term=share_petition https://www.change.org/p/transport-for-london-reduce-speed-noise-and-pollution-on-trinity-road-sw-london?utm_content=cl_sharecopy_22681411_en-GB%3Av10&recruiter=43241122&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=copylink&utm_campaign=share_petition The organisers write: “We want TfL to extend its Safe Speeds initiative, as part of Vision Zero to Red Route, Trinity Road, South […]

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