Month: October 2015

  • Crossrail, welcome refugees and more local news

    Newsletter – October 2015 Crossrail 2 may come to Balham Crossrail 2 was due to go through Tooting Broadway and this was very welcome for the area. However it seems that the geological research has shown this may not be possible, and a different route with a station at Balham is now being proposed. There […]

  • Speech Addressing The Council Regarding Welcoming Refugees

    Motion to support and Welcome Refugees in Wandsworth: Speech to the full council – October 14th 2015 Cllr Dr Rosena Allin-Khan, Bedford ward A man desperately clung on to his wife and two children as their boat capsized and they were washed away from him and onto the shores of a Turkish beach. Like driftwood. […]

  • Refugees Welcome – speech to Council

    Motion to support and accommodate refugees in Wandsworth: We can and we should do so much more. Speech to full Council on 14 October 2015 Cllr Fleur Anderson, Bedford Ward Almost 100 years almost to the day there was a wonderful garden party thrown by Wandsworth residents in Southfields to welcome Belgian refugees during the […]