LATEST NEWS

November 22, 2018

As part of National Tree Week, Enable Leisure and Culture on behalf of Wandsworth Council are holding events to celebrate Wandsworth’s tree heritage.

From the ancient oaks on Tooting Common to the huge cedar on the Edgecombe Hall Estate, Wandsworth is home to a huge var...

October 26, 2018

Works have begun to repair a water pipe in Tooting Bec Common, south of Bedford Hill Road (B242). Thames Water, Network Rail, Wandsworth Council and Enable Leisure and Culture along with Tooting Common Management Advisory Committee are working closely together to ensur...

June 11, 2018

Fossilised Tree

Thanks to National Lottery players the restoration of Tooting Common’s famous fossil tree and its surroundings will begin this week as part of a wide-ranging Wandsworth Council-led project to enhance and improve this much loved and popular green open spa...

June 4, 2018

Tooting Common Heritage Project

Welcome to the Tooting Common Heritage Project (TCHP) newsletter. Below you can read about what has been going on over the last couple of months and what is to come!

Image: The floating rafts anchored to the eastern edge of Tooting Bec lak...

April 9, 2018

Sent out on Monday, March 19, 2018. Archive only.

Tooting Common Heritage Project (archive)

Welcome to the second Tooting Common Heritage Project (TCHP) newsletter. Below you can read about what has been going on over the last couple of months and what is to come!
 
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April 9, 2018

Sent out on Wednesday, February 07, 2018 for reference only

Tooting Common Heritage Project

Happy new year and welcome to the Tooting Common Heritage Project (TCHP) newsletter. Below you can read about the project to date and what is to come!

In 2017 many projects ha...

February 27, 2018

Thanks to National Lottery players, the 1930’s art deco drinking fountain on Tooting Common has been successfully restored to its former glory and is once again offering passers-by free drinking water.

On a crisp and sunny afternoon two weeks ago, 45 local residents gat...

November 14, 2017

UPDATE: Unfortunately, the water fountain has currently been switched off while some repairs are made. It will back up and running as soon as possible.

May 3, 2017

Thanks to National Lottery players, the next stage of the Tooting Common restoration project is now underway.

This morning (Wednesday) work began reviving the common’s valuable and rare grassland habitat.

The work, which is part of the wider Tooting Common Heritage Proje...

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October 14, 2019

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The Tooting Common Heritage Project completed on the 31 December 2019. Thank you to everyone involved in the success of the project.

Initiated by Wandsworth Council, managed by Enable Leisure and Culture in partnership with the South London Swimming Club, The Woodfield Project, idverde, Tooting History Group and the Wandsworth Historical Society. Funded by The National Lottery Heritage Fund and Wandsworth Council.