Councillor Mary Bateman.  Picture by Shaun Fellows / Shine Pix

Food Bank Switch- From Today Sunday 31st May!
The Ashmore Park Food Bank has switched from the Ashmore Inn to the St Albans Church on Griffith Drive Ashmore Park. Its been started for some weeks now in The Ashmore Inn by Licensee Kevin Ward. Now with the Public House closed and now undergoing extensive refurbishment, the Rev Tom Fish and St Albans Church […]
Covid-19 helpline aids people hit by pandemic to claim benefits.
Covid-19 helpline aids people hit by pandemic to claim benefits Released: Friday 29 May, 2020 A dedicated helpline has supported local residents affected by the coronavirus pandemic to claim over £850,000 in benefits. The Covid-19 Benefits Helpline, launched by the City of Wolverhampton Council’s Welfare Rights Service, is open to anyone living or working in […]
Sunday Update – School Information.
The most recent information that I am receiving as a City Councillor is that – PPE is to be delivered to schools, for use in the school if required, ahead of welcoming more pupils in the next week Next week, primary schools across the city will expand their opening to pupils from priority year groups. […]
Reminder -Test for Covid-19 Symptons
Mobile unit boosts testing for those with coronavirus symptoms Released: Tuesday 26 May, 2020 People are being reminded they can now get tested for coronavirus if they are symptomatic of the condition – with additional capacity available through a Mobile Testing Unit which is currently operating in Wolverhampton. Anyone aged five and over with symptoms […]
Urgent -Broad Lane North -Dangerous Branch!
Urgent – Pedestrians please beware there is a branch of a tree broken in last nights wind, and is lodged precariously over the highway and the pavement at Broad Lane North . I have reported the damage and the dangers it holds to the pedestrian and the highway users. I am hoping it will be […]
The Ashmore Inn Food Bank! Can you Donate Also?
Today Mary and I donated another car Boot load of food to the Ashmore Park Food Bank. Mary and I have been donating food to the Ashmore Inns Food bank snce it opened. Today was another day where we fulfilled our task. The Ashmore Inn with Kevin and Caron have been a great inspiration during […]
Kindness Matters – Here in Wednesfield North!
#kindnessmatters and #WVkindness These are difficult times as The Corona Pandemic runs its course here in the City of Wolverhampton. Councillor Phil Bateman said – We all need to continue to press ahead in making our society kinder and better than it is. Yes, I am so very proud of our community! The fantastic work […]
Ashmore Park Walk of Stars (21 Members – Ashmore Park Walk of Stars Award
Ashmore Park Walk of Stars There are currently 21 names of people who are our Ashmore Park Stars, but not in any particular order • Professor David Rayson – Artist – London Royal College of Art. David was appointed Professor and Head of Painting at the Royal College of Art in 2006. He is a […]
Residents Urged to Heed Covid-19 Guidance
As your City Councillor for Wednesfield North Cllr Phil Bateman said “I think you would benefit in taking this guidance to heart. This was released on the 17th March 2020.” John Denley, Wolverhampton’s Director of Public Health, is urging all residents to understand and act upon the latest Government guidance designed to help tackle the […]
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 […]

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