Land North of Linthouse Lane – Country Park?
The Land North of Linthouse Lane is being eyed up for development. The residents of Wednesfield oppose the loss of this agricultural land which is seen as important Green Belt Land and-a buffer to the expansion of the conurbation.There is a piece of work taking place in South Staffordshire, which is modelling homes, and transport […]
Wednesfield North Councillors Proudly Announce!
£800 -Awarded to The Uniform Exchange Project. Wednesfield North Councillors Mary Bateman Rita Potter and Phil Bateman, announced today, that for a second year. We will be financially supporting from the Wednesfield North Ward Funds ‘The Uniform Exchange’ where people make available to other parents, school uniform that still has a lot of life in […]
Rats and Mice- Making Lives a Misery.
I am distraught for my residents living in Wednesfield North as there are a number of places that are being pressed by rats. Its one thing seeing them out and about on the streets. Its another experience altogether if they are nesting and making their home in the eaves, cavities and loft space of your […]
What a Great Fun Weekend at Wednesfield Canal Festival!
Well the 2022 Wednesfield Canal Festival is now over for yet another year! What a two days it was, and I have a sneaky feeling that it will certainly go in the record books for the heat and the weather if not for the overall Festival! Hands on Wednesfield- this wonderful group of Volunteers, has […]
Supporting Our Volunteers and Community Projects.
As City of Wolverhampton Councillors for Wednesfield North, we are often amazed at how effective our volunteers and community activists are here in our Wednesfield North community. Yesterday whilst in The Hub@Ashmore Park. I ran into Sarah Rutter , who had spent the morning operating her school uniform project . Everyone knows how expensive School […]
Happy Battle of Wednesfield Day! -On Friday-Saturday!
Big Day tomorrow! Its the Anniversary of one of Britain’s most important historic battles. The day the Vikings were defeated by the Mercians (Saxons at the Battle of Wodensfield – the battle gave its name to our Village of Wednesfield. Plus, it halted the spread of Vikings. Otherwise we could all be speaking Danish now… […]
Supporting Community and Voluntary Groups in Wednesfield North.
Introducing your Wednesfield North Councillors from Left to Right Councillor Mary Bateman, Councillor Rita Potter, and Councillor Phil Bateman. We want you to know that as Wednesfield North Councillors, we are working hard continually to help support and identify resources to provide valuable funding for all sorts of groups, and individuals, that are active in […]
Saturday Morning- Think Commonwealth Games and Football!
Well its Saturday Morning and if you like sport then you will know that, besides the Brum Commonwealth Games, the Football season opens today with the English Football League kicking off as well! Your three City Councillors, Mary ,Rita and Phil, all want you to have the best time whilst we have a Commonwealth Games […]
Latest Covid-19 Briefing for Wolverhampton
Saturday Morning and here is a briefing about Covid-19 as it relates to the City of Wolverhampton, and Wednesfield North & South. Covid-19 updateCity of Wolverhampton Council are working in partnership with Central Health and St John Ambulance to deliver a series of pop-up Covid-19 vaccination clinics over the next few weeks. They are taking […]
Wolverhampton pupils have outperformed their peers nationally in this year’s Key Stage 2 assessments.
Councillor Phil Bateman said “This will be good news for the parents of Wolverhampton school children. I think we can applaud the fact that the City Education seems to be going in the right direction. I for one praise Councillor Dr Michael Hardacre the former Chair of Education. Many of you will know Mike, as […]

Phil Bateman

Phil Bateman is Married to Mary and lives in Wednesfield North. He was a long serving local politician having served previously on the now defunct West Midlands County Council... read more