Battersea

Everyone loves a story about animals

Meet the Wandsworth Dog Duo Everyone Loves

Meet Max and Hero, the sausage dog and a greedy Norfolk Terrier made into heroes in a children’s story by Wandsworth cousins Anna Walford and Alexandra Moore

Louise Candlish: The Onset of Winter

Louise Candlish: The Onset of Winter

Novelist and SW Resident columnist Louise Candlish muses on the simple pleasures of the colder months… If I were a multimillionaire, I would be one of those ones about whom people say: ‘Well, you’d never know by looking at her.’ That is to say I am quite scruffy. I’ve never been a shopper, never understood […]

Ashley Roberts on her shoe collection, allyn

Ashley Roberts on Her London-Inspired ‘Kick Ass’ Shoe Collection

As Ashley Roberts turns her focus from music to fashion with a new shoe collection, she tells The Resident how London’s eccentric vibe sparks her creativity…

The Sky Pool at Nine Elms

LONDON’S COOLEST POOL-SIDE APARTMENTS GO ON SALE

On 3 June 2017 EcoWorld Ballymore will release for sale 25 apartments overlooking London’s coolest swimming pool – the Sky Pool at the landmark Embassy Gardens development

Battersea's best restaurants: Little Bird Battersea

11 OF BATTERSEA’S BEST RESTAURANTS

Battersea’s best restaurants, from authentic Italian on Lavender Hill to Vietnamese pho on Battersea Rise and the brand new Little Bird Battersea. You’ll never go short of options with these great neighourhood eateries…

TOP 14 CAFES IN SOUTH WEST LONDON

Whether you want a first-rate coffee, the best breakfast in town or a scrumptious salad for lunch, here’s our pick of the best cafes, delis and coffee shops from Balham to Fulham

11 BEST PICNIC SPOTS IN SOUTH WEST LONDON

South West London’s best places for a picnic, from parks to palaces and even a zoo. Grab your sandwiches or order a hamper and settle down to an afternoon in the sun

The latest plans for development by Battesea Power Station

1,305 NEW HOMES BY BATTERSEA POWER STATION

The third phase of Battersea Power Station’s redevelopment has been given the go ahead by Wandsworth Council. Focussing on the South West corner of the site, plans for the Phase Three redevelopment include the creation of a new pedestrian high street from Battersea Park Road to the power station itself, as well as a new […]

Battersea's best restaurants: The Latchmere

RESTAURANT REVIEW: THE LATCHMERE, BATTERSEA

The Latchmere has been serving beer to Battersea residents and Theatre 503 goers for years but a swish take-over (by the owners of Northcote Road’s The Bolingbroke) and an extensive renovation is now attracting diners from further afield too. The new décor is contemporary but still complementary to the Victorian building’s traditional style. Pull up […]

Phil Spencer

PHIL SPENCER’S SOUTH WEST LONDON

To celebrate SW resident’s 25th anniversary, Location Location Location star Phil Spencer reveals his favourite restaurants, shops, streets, pastimes in Wandsworth, Battersea and neigbouring areas Isn’t it wonderful just to see Battersea Power Station used,’ declares Phil Spencer as he takes on the role of Guest Editor as part of our 25th anniversary celebrations. Phil was […]

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