Heart attacks. Strokes. The cost of inaction in Wandsworth's streets

New research shows that air pollution causes an increased risk of strokes. We already knew about the increased chances of heart attacks. Putney High Street, Falcon Lane by Clapham Junction and Tooting Broadway are all pollution hotspots. And yet little is being done to address them, in spite of t...

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Lib Dems announce £1.25bn new funding for mental health care

The Liberal Democrats have announced £1.25 billion pounds of new funding over the next five years to treat 110,000 more children with mental health issues, and provide rapid access to treatment for new mothers.  

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Tooting Islamic Centre open day visit

Tooting Islamic Centre open day visit

On Saturday 7th March, Wandsworth Lib Dems attended the Balham Mosque and Tooting Islamic Centre open day at Tooting Mosque. The initiative was in collaboration with Discover Islam, designed to increase understanding of the work of the Mosque in the community and Islam in general. 

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Upper Tooting Road black spot for cyclist collisions

Upper Tooting Road black spot for cyclist collisions

A report from Aviva has been published this week, with a section of Upper Tooting Road around the Tesco Express at Ansell Road being revealed as the 5th most dangerous junction for cyclists in London. Thanks to the work of Caroline Pidgeon at city hall, we've also learnt that there has been an un...

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