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Wednesfield Public Opinion Is Powerful!
Have We Done Enough to Get Wednesfield Included in Gov Town Plan, and accessible for £25m of Government Investment? During this last week I have been very buoyed by the way that Wednesfield Public opinion has come together, when such an obvious disaster was on the cards, for our community. I do not apologise for […]
News On Wednesfield Highway Works.
There appears to be many sets of road works surrounding Wednesfield at the moment. Residents are concerned and are asking questions, and these are the answers to the road works I have been asked about – But first beware – If you use Linthouse Lane there will be – New roadworks for Linthouse Lane from […]
Beware – Police Speed Checks In Force!
There has been a lot of requests from residents concerned about speeding traffic and the dangers that this brings to other road users and pedestrians. I am informed that the Neighbourhood Police team will now be conducting “Speedwatch” Operations across Wednesfield. The Police inform me that “as we have been made aware of increasing concerns”. […]
Prime Minister & Sec of State – Urged to Keep Wednesfield In!
I have written to the Prime Minister and the Secretary of State regarding the cutting of Wednesfield from the Government’s new Towns Fund and the £25m of monies that is on offer. Its a travesty as it stands now. I am hoping even at this stage, that the Government will find away to include our […]
#ShopLocal Dates for your Diary.
#ShopLocal Dates for your Diary. Wednesfield North City Councillors are again going to organise a set of #ShopLocal campaigns in our Ward, aimed at increasing footfall to Local Shops and stores. Boosting our very local economy, reducing the carbon footprint of residents. Helping to reduce the climate crisis. Plus, just helping those local small businesses […]
Wednesfield North City Councillors Oppose Green Belt Development.
Objections – South Staffordshire District Council Local Plan Review. The three Wednesfield North City Councillors are to oppose the development of agricultural land in Essington, marked as ‘Land North of Linthouse Lane’ in the South Staffordshire District Council – Local Plan Review. • We object against the Preferred Option G- and its proposals for thousands […]
Wednesfield Residents -No Housing on this Green Belt!
Last night I attended the public meeting in Essington, which was dealing with the proposals that are being considered by South Staffordshire District Council which will affect the current Green Belt. It was called by the Essington Action Group. It was a meeting for the public to find out more about the plan by South […]
Wednesfield North Councillors Advice Surgery Dates.
Please see the Advice Surgery Dates. They will be distributed across the Ward.
The Tram Should Serve The New Molineux!
    With a new municipal year starting, and with a new political Leadership firmly in place at the City of Wolverhampton. I feel strongly that now is very much the time that the City Council should be bold, My arguments that we should have a strong and resilient public transport system which included trams […]
Ashmore Park ‘Walk of Stars’.
Ashmore Park Walk of Stars! Today the 12th December 2018 – We announce the twentieth person who has entered our magnificent Ashmore Park Walk of Stars! Ashmore Park is a great community, and Ashmore Parker’s are great folk! The estate has always fostered good sportsmen and women. But not everyone is aware that the estate […]

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