Councillors Help Constituents!
Wednesfield North Councillors –Out and About! Here is a brief summary of events that we have been involved with, plus key meetings taking place over the past few days.   Request for Help! The weekend has as usual – always throws up work that you do not expect! I have acted for constituents around the following issues….I […]
Pubs Thrown a Lifeline!
Pubs thrown a life-line Councillor Phil Bateman said today “I know that there are many people across Wednesfield & Wolverhampton and a little further afield, who are concerned about the loss of English Pubs! However there are proposals about that will help local communities to protect these under-threat public houses. How will they save Pubs? […]
The Children Society – Creating a Better World for Children!
This month Mary & I again collected for our favourite children’s charity. Roger Poole from St Thomas’s Church collects the charity boxes every so often.. The Children’s Charity is a good organisation its strap line is ‘With children, for children, with you’. This time we collected £108.00 for the charity…Not a huge sum but nevertheless will go to […]
More on Wednesfield High School!
http://schoolsweek.co.uk/council-intervenes-over-failing-academy-but-told-by-ofsted-it-isnt-responsible/ This week a further article concerning Wednesfield High School has appeared in the schools specialised press. Schools Week has delved a little deeper into the situation at the Wednesfield High Academy, and carry’s a comment from the schools sponsors. Councillor Phil Bateman added ” I am still receiving comment from parents who have had children at […]
Will The Wednesfield Depot of Arriva Survive?!
Councillor Phil Bateman said “Its reported in the bus press that bus routes operator Rotala PLC  is to take on the majority of bus and train group Arriva Wednesfield operations in the West Midlands. The question is will the current bus depot be closed after the transfer of work & jobs takes place?” The contracts […]
Phase Two Stafford Road Works Gets Underway!
The Stafford Road resurfacing scheme that is due to take place on 13 March 2017 for 8 weeks. Road closures will operate in a phased approach overnight between the hours of 7pm to 5am on weeknights:  Phase 1- Has been undertaken –13 March – 24 March: Now the Authority is starting  its Phase 2 Operation…..Please […]
Wednesfield North – It Is All About Making A Difference!
Thank You! It is always nice to receive thank you messages from people you have helped Here is one that I have just received – “Had a letter from the appeals officer today confirming my son had been granted a place at Coppice! I owe you a large drink when i see you next. Thank […]
Tell The Police If You Have A Concern About Crime!
Lots of things happen in the course of a day! Some good and some bad. Some like the dastardly terrorist attack on the House of Commons and those poor visitors to London mown down whilst going about their daily business shock us to the core. We have as citizens to always be on our guard! […]
Join Wednesfield’s Big Blooming Effort!
Do you live or trade in Wednesfield! Are you proud of our Village? The Wednesfield In Bloom team are looking for the Wednesfield High Street traders to again make a contribution and improve on the displays that led to Wednesfield receiving a Silver Award last year. 2016 was the very first time that the Wednesfield Village team […]
Wow! International Educators in Ashmore Park!
The European Union has been on everyone’s lips since the referendum took place….But it will come as a surprise to many of our Community to find that here in Ashmore Park, we have been at the forefront of some wonderful work. Led by Head-Teacher Sue Lacey and Deputy Jane Parocki, our educators in the school and the  children […]


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