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  1. Battersea and Nine Elms celebrate The Jubilee

    Over the Jubilee weekend Battersea and Nine Elms celebrated in style with street parties filled with fun activities. The Mayor of Wandsworth stopped by to plant a Jubilee tree at Savona Estate with residents to mark 70 years of The Queen’s reign.  Check out all the action in our photo gallery below!

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  2. Happy Streets Festival: Thessaly Road takeover on 9 July

    The weather is warming up and so are preparations for the third Happy Streets Festival! The free family-friendly festival will fill the Thessaly Road area of Battersea on Saturday 9 July, from 12 noon to 6pm. Back by popular demand, local artists will grace the stages of Happy Streets across multiple venues around Thessaly Road, […]

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  3. Apply for a Wandsworth Platinum Jubilee grant

    To commemorate the 70th Anniversary of Her Majesty the Queen’s accession to the throne, a £20,000 fund has been established which provides grants of between £250 to £500 to support community-run jubilee-related events and up to £1,000 to deliver larger legacy projects to mark this historic royal anniversary. Events should be inclusive and creative to […]

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  4. Matt’s Gallery opens in Nine Elms

    After several years in the making, Matt’s Gallery opened their new gallery and performance space in Nine Elms on Thursday 28 April. The Mayor of Wandsworth attended the opening event, along with supporters of the gallery to mark the launch of their first exhibition, Cold Light by Lindsay Seers & Keith Sargent, a new film, […]

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  5. Local artists selected by community to make their art in Nine Elms 

    The Nine Elms community came together on Friday 25 March to decide which art projects, submitted by over 20 local artists and collectives, should be funded to take place in Nine Elms and Battersea this year.  The evening event, at the ROSE Community Clubroom, SW8, was attended by over 40 residents, local artists and people […]

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  6. Nine Elms outdoor sport and play areas open for school holidays

    Six out of eight newly revamped outdoor sport and play areas are now open for local residents and children to enjoy over the spring holidays. Eight separate outdoor sport and play areas across the Savona Estate, Patmore Estate and at the Yvonne Carr Centre are being improved with refurbishments or new equipment to make them […]

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