What happened in Putney during April 2004?

All these items appeared in our weekly newsletters during this month - if you like to receive it click here

* St Georges & St Mary’s swop a wall *
The wall that divides the Putney Wharf development and the parish church has changed ownership before being knocked down to make room for a multi functional area.

* Crowds gathered for final farewell to Concorde *
Supersonic Jet Makes its Last Trans-London Journey in a Barge on the Thames

* Spicing up your life at £20,000 to date *
with street collection on Boat Race day adding £400 to the fund

* Internet dominates many London Property markets *
Some agents getting poorer deals for clients by failing to adapt to change

* Man dragged from Wandsworth to Putney *
in horrific hit-and-run accident

* New Report Highlights Flood Risks for Thames *
'Urgent Need' to Improve Flood Defences Highlighted

* Council announces crackdown on zig-zag parking *
dropping off the kids is no excuse – you have been warned

* London Marathon runners raise £45,000 *
for the Royal Hospital for neuro-disability

* Police Claim 'Spectacular Success' in the Fight Against Crime *
7.3% fall in crime in Wandsworth attributed to increase in force numbers

* Olympic gold medallist raises the garland of ale *
Tim Foster open Putney’s newest pub The Boathouse

*10% off parking in Putney for 10 weeks! *
Last chance … act before 10th May to get your discount for 10 weeks!

* Footballer's Ex-wife Arrested in Murder Enquiry *
Jane Shea's Putney flat raided after dead woman found in her car

* New £37m contract up for grabs *
as Council get ready to appoint new refuse & recycling contractors

Something missing?

If you feel there is a aspect of local life that we haven't given sufficient coverage to, let us know. Most of the articles listed above were not written by us but contributed by local people.

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Below is a calendar for 2003 - click on the relevant month to see what happened - remember you can't look into the future!

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