Working for you: your Graveney Councillors

‘The elected councillors for Graveney ward are: Kemi Akinola (Lab) 3025, Andy Gibbons (Lab) 2894, Kate Forbes (Lab) 2982.’ That’s what we were waiting to hear early on the morning of May 4th! We’d like to thank everyone who voted for us and we will work for all our residents, regardless of political party. Labour…

Wandsworth Labour – Ambitious for Everyone

Wandsworth is a fantastic place to live. Its strong, diverse communities represent the best of modern London. But with Conservatives in control locally and nationally, people are feeling the strain. The Conservatives once claimed to run a tight ship here, but they’ve become stuck in a tired and self-serving rut. They are trapped in a…

Affordable homes for local people is Wandsworth Labour’s top priority

Wandsworth Labour Remarks by Wandsworth Labour leader Simon Hogg to Capital Club breakfast of property developers and architects, March 21, Guildhall, City of London Thank you for inviting me here today. I would like to outline Wandsworth Labour’s new approach to planning and housing. But first I would like to tell you why I am…

Graveney Councillors Back The London National Park City

Today London came a step closer to becoming the world’s first National Park City  – and your Graveney Councillors were amongst the 1000 local politicians who helped get the project off the ground. The project is also backed by Labour’s London Mayor Sadiq Khan and Leonie Cooper, our Wandsworth and Merton Assembly Member. The London…

Weathervane back on Tooting Library

The distinctive ‘galleon’ weathervane on the roof of Tooting Library, which blew down in a storm last year, has been restored to pride of place. The copper weathervane depicts a square-rigged ship, perhaps based on the Viking longboats which would have come up the Thames to Battersea. Members of the local Tooting History Group were…

Our Promise To Wandsworth Voters

We love Wandsworth and want to make it an even better place to live. In May 2018 at the local elections you’ll have the chance to vote for change. Labour will deliver homes you can truly afford, better care for older people and outstanding schools. We’ll defend jobs threatened by Brexit – and protect Wandsworth…

Meet your Graveney Labour Council Team for Wandsworth 2018

Graveney has selected its Labour Team for the 2018 Council elections. The new members will work alongside our Labour Councillors, Andy Gibbons, Rex Osborn and Alaina MacDonald. Kemi Akinola I’ve been a Tooting-Graveney resident since I was 10 and now run a charity, Be Enriched. Our Graveney Canteen connects local people over a free community…