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People of Wandsworth: Battersea Men’s Shed helping retired men combat isolation

People of Wandsworth: Battersea Men’s Shed helping retired men combat isolation

  By Beth Ashmead Latham   Men’s sheds tackle isolation among retired men, providing a space for people stay active and interact over practical projects and hobbies.   Wandsworth has two, and I had the chance to visit one in Battersea last month for a Wandsworth Tonight report.     Each Wednesday morning the space, once a store room in Dimpson Lodge, comes alive to the […]

December 4th, 2018

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Lighting up the Brighter Borough for Christmas!

Lighting up the Brighter Borough for Christmas!

Wandsworth Radio will be broadcasting LIVE at Christmas light switch on events from across the London borough of Wandsworth. We would love you to come and join us at…. WANDSWORTH, Southside – Saturday 24th November – 11am to 5pm PUTNEY, St Mary’s Church Yard – Friday 30th November – 3pm to 8pm EARLSFIELD, Leather Bottle – Saturday 1st December – 10am to 6pm BALHAM, Bedford Hill Place – […]

November 26th, 2018

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It’s a panto…but not always as you know it…

It’s a panto…but not always as you know it…

It’s a bumper Christmas if you are looking for local shows to go to.  We have it all, from the tradition to the dark and twisted.  Listen in to our interviews over the next month to make your choice.  Or you can go and see them all because as we know, going local is cheaper! Inspired by the 19th century ballet La Sylphide, CRASH, is […]

November 17th, 2018

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The End of Summer Summary

The End of Summer Summary

Forever Summer is now officially over after the last Sunshine filled efforts that this past week. Surrey are County Champions. Andy Murray is still Injured and Henners is in the lead of our in-house Fantasy Football League; just. Aside from that, it’s been a mixed start to the season for our local Sports Teams. Below is a quick round up from most of the goings […]

October 20th, 2018

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Wandsworth Radio Weekly News Round Up: 8th – 14th October

Wandsworth Radio Weekly News Round Up: 8th – 14th October

At the end of every week, News Editor Chloe Desave will give you a quick read of some of the latest and biggest news happening in our wonderful borough. 8th – 14th October 3 minute read   The Battersea Arts Centre announced on Friday that David Jubb is to step down as its artistic director and chief executive in April, after 20 years. David Jubb […]

October 14th, 2018

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Wandsworth Weekly News Roundup: 1st-7th October

Wandsworth Weekly News Roundup: 1st-7th October

    At the end of every week, News Editor Chloe Desave will give you a quick read of some of the latest and biggest news happening in our wonderful borough. 1st – 7th October 4.20 min read   Wandsworth Council approved plans to allow it to use a borough-wide injunction on Thursday evening – to bring unlawful land occupation in parks and open spaces to […]

October 7th, 2018

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Frankenstein is back!

Frankenstein is back!

The Phoenix Season continues at the Battersea Arts Centre with a return performance of FRANKENSTEIN.  Created by their very own Beatbox Academy, this isn’t a version you will have seen elsewhere and just back for two more performances. We speak to two performers from the show. Also, back for a second run is EUGENIUS! at The Other Palace in Victoria. An 80’s super-hero musical that […]

October 2nd, 2018

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Wandsworth Radio crowned Digital Station of the Year at Community Radio Awards

Wandsworth Radio crowned Digital Station of the Year at Community Radio Awards

Wandsworth Radio has been crowned the Digital Station of the Year during a national radio awards ceremony. The Battersea based radio station took the prize at the Community Radio Awards in Sheffield at the weekend. Judges who listened to a selection of Wandsworth Radio’s programmes said “Wandsworth Radio is a seriously impressive broadcaster that understands the area it serves and offers an inclusive place, with […]

September 19th, 2018

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Wandsworth News Weekly Round Up: 3rd – 9th September

Wandsworth News Weekly Round Up: 3rd – 9th September

At the end of every week, News Editor Chloe Desave will give you a quick read of some of the latest and biggest news happening in our wonderful borough.   3rd – 9th September   Wandsworth residents are concerned over council plans to retrofit sprinklers in tower blocks. The plans to retrofit sprinklers in each of the borough’s 100 tower blocks will affect 6,500 residents and […]

September 9th, 2018

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Wandsworth News Weekly Round Up: 27th August – 2nd September

Wandsworth News Weekly Round Up: 27th August – 2nd September

  At the end of every week, News Editor Chloe Desave will give you a quick read of some of the latest and biggest news happening in our wonderful borough.   27th August- 2nd September   A 16 year old boy was shot in York Road, Battersea just by the Shell Petrol station this morning. Officers along with specialist firearms colleagues were called to the […]

September 2nd, 2018

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