Wandsworth

Coronavirus: Deserted London landmarks seen from above

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 03/28/2020 - 09:47
Some of the city's most popular landmarks are devoid of the usual crowds as people stay indoors to help combat coronavirus.

Woolwich stabbing: Murder charge after death of teenager

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 03/28/2020 - 02:05
Mario Gruda, aged 22, is accused of murdering 18-year-old Cameron Murfitt in Woolwich on 15 March.

Coronavirus: Surgeon Adil El Tayar dies in London

BBC London News Feed - Sat, 03/28/2020 - 00:04
Sudanese surgeon Adil El Tayar worked at two of London's main hospitals and in Africa.

Coronavirus: Health workers on frontline to be tested in England

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 20:34
Hundreds of tests are to take place in England this weekend and be scaled up next week.

Coronavirus: Birmingham and Manchester temporary hospitals announced

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 19:00
The facilities in Manchester and Birmingham are in addition to one being built in London's Docklands.

Coronavirus: London warned to expect 'large number' of deaths

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 17:59
Mayor Sadiq Khan says temporary mortuaries are to be set up to cope with coronavirus fatalities.

Coronavirus: All rough sleepers in England 'to be housed'

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 16:56
Labour have welcomed the plan but said councils "need more support" and money to achieve it.

Clap for Carers: The nation celebrates the work of the NHS and care workers

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 12:39
Pictures show people across the UK stepping outside to pay tribute to the work of the NHS in the coronavirus crisis

Clap for Carers: UK in 'emotional' tribute to NHS and care workers

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 11:17
The UK thanks frontline coronavirus staff as firefighters agree to drive ambulances to help the NHS.

Coronavirus: Met Police calls for retired officers to return

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 09:55
The force also wants those nearing retirement to consider staying on to help tackle coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Dogs to be trained to detect virus

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 08:27
Researchers first need to find out how to safely catch the odour of the virus from patients.

Coronavirus puts hospices' future 'in the balance'

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 07:59
Charities warn they are facing "severe challenges" to stay afloat due to a loss in fundraising.

Coronavirus: 'No going back' for some stranded from family in UK

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 00:04
People stranded in Britain hundreds or thousands of miles from their loved ones share their stories.

Council leader urges people to stop flouting health advice

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 00:00
People ignoring the Government’s medical guidance on social distancing are putting their lives and the lives of others at risk, Wandsworth Council leader Ravi Govindia has warned.
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Council makes rates relief grants available to Wandsworth businesses

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 00:00
Wandsworth Council is urging small businesses who are eligible for business rates relief to make a claim for grants if they have been impacted by the Coronavirus crisis.
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Why must dogs be kept on leads in parks

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 00:00
Some people have questioned why there are new rules in place in parks and open spaces requiring owners to keep their dogs on leads.
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Laws on registering deaths changes due to Coronavirus pandemic

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 00:00
New legislation being put through Parliament will lead to changes in the way the state records deaths and stillbirths during the Coronavirus pandemic.
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Leader reminds residents about Wandsworth Community Hub

Wandsworth Council News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 00:00
The leader of Wandsworth Council Cllr Ravi Govindia is reminding people who need support that they can contact the council's new Community Hub
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