happened in Putney during October 2003
these items appeared in our weekly newsletters during this
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Calling for witnesses in Bessborough Way *
Do you remember seeing a lorry dumped and set fire to on the
26th September - it may help catch a murderer?
Can you change a child's life *
Looking for a new team of foster carers to look after children
aged between 12 and 14, who need specialised care and attention.
responds to threat of cuts to services*
funding plans for next year could force Wandsworth to cut
Fewer cars fail air quality tests *
A series of roadside vehicle emissions tests over two days
last week revealed that just three out of 99 cars failed tough
air quality standards.
Putney man arrested in connection with Security Guard murder
One of four men arrested is in his twenties and a resident
Tony Colman's PutneySW15.com diary *
This week our MP covers Top-Up fees, threats to close local
primary schools and the Inter-Parliamentary Union
Royal Hospital begins 150th anniversary celebrations
Star studded gala dinner kicks off a series of events
MP Welcomes New Cash for Care *
£3 million extra for palliative care in South West London
Comments from Gibraltar on Whitelands *
An ex-resident tells of the historic connection between the
Rock and the college which is about to be redeveloped
Hospitals in partnership help young Iraqis *
Hydrotherapy sessions at the Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability
with physiotherapists from Queen Mary’s Roehampton a successful
mix of charity and NHS.
MP sets the ball back in Councillors court *
as he responds to last week's allegations of “scaremongering”
on local school closures
Veterans' Association achieve new medal *
Putney based Veterans' Assoc. 50 year campaign a success with
introduction of Suez Medal
Bogus caller alert *
be aware of con men & women posing as council officials
collecting cash for council projects.
Award for local health group *
Putney & Roehampton Mental Health Promotion Forum were
highly commended for their work at the South West London NHS
Excellence Awards http://www.putneysw15.com/info/conmhaward.htm
What was the winning name? *
The judge's decision on our local seal...
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