What happened in Putney during January 2008 - Visitors this month: 27,672

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

* 20 Questions for Ruth Kelly *
following her announcement of her backing for a new runway at the airport before the start of the current Government consultation http://www.putneysw15.com/default.asp?section=info&spage=common/issueheathrowsw14.htm

* Trial Date Set for Putney & Roehampton Men *
accused of the murder of former boxing champion James Oyebola

* Heathrow Consultation, Local Policing and more *
Justine Greening MP writes her first newsletter of the year

* Control your dog or lose your home*
keeping a fighting dog in a Council property could lead to eviction

* Stuart King Welcomes The New Year *
and outlines his campaigns for the coming year

* Barking Mad? *
From Putney to Australia and on to the Arctic.. for a good cause!

* Putney Musical Society Goes Crazy for Gershwin *
and is looking for new members to join them for the forthcoming production of "Crazy For You"

* New year's resolutions on travel *
Wandsworth Council on line competition offers prizes galore....

* Deadline Looms for school applications *
for places at a local primary school in September

* Call To Extend Heathrow Deadline *
2M called on the Government to extend its consultation beyond the end of February

* Calling all VSO volunteers since 1958 *
Did you volunteer with Putney-based international development charity VSO?

+ First Chiswick Then Came Mortlake +
Annie's is metamorphosing with Rock & Rose in Richmond

* "..eight of the ten local schools delivering better results than in the previous year." *
with the local state sector achieving a five-point rise at GCSE

* Wandsworth Teaching PCT launches Chlamydia Screening Programme *
offering free tests to 15-24 year olds across the borough

* Know Someone Who Could Be Young Person of The Year? * It is not too late to nominate!

* Heathrow Meeting Breaks All Records *
St Mary's Church packed for meeting campaigning against 3rd runway for Heathrow

* Heathrow, schooling both primary & secondary and more *
Justine Greening MP writes to Putney

* Putney Mum Tries To Steal Her Children's Inheritance *
removing money from their accounts at local cashpoint machines

* A Busy Year For Local Lifeboats *
But RNLI issues funding SOS to safeguard future of the service

* Heathrow Expansion May Not Be At an End *
BAA offers no promises that current proposals will be the last

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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