Council & Police Check Taxis Today!
I understand that today West Midlands Police have been busy working with Wolverhampton council and checking the permits of taxi drivers. A number of checks were made and warning notices were given to taxi drivers. This is a task that the team will be taking frequently to ensure passengers are safe. Councillor Phil Bateman added […]
What A Great Gift!
The Ashmore Park Community Association met tonight at The Hub for one of their scheduled Executive Meetings. During the course of the meeting the daughters of Neville Tranter – Helen Scott-Reed and Allison Jackson, made a presentation to the APCA, on behalf of their family. Neville was a member of the Ashmore Park Community Associations […]
Important – The Whitehouse Crescent Bonfire 2019 Ashmore Park
As we approach Bonfire Night there are local residents and City Safety Officials that are concerned about the size and the contents that are being piled onto the bonfire stack in Whitehouse Crescent Ashmore Park. The City Council tell me that. “The bonfire preparations have begun very early this year, far too early (at the […]
Dog Pooh & Pet Owners Who Don’t Pick Up!
It is an age old problem, and just when you think that the neighbourhood is waking up to the fact that dog pooh needs to be picked up after your pet has dropped it, and taken home to depose of it. More evidence arrives that just makes you feel mad! This morning I received this […]
Wednesfield Police – Request Your Help!
#Wednesfield There have been reports of a tipper truck being driven around Wednesfield. The truck is described as a white tipper and is being driven by white males (early 30s.)They may knock on doors asking for work on properties. They may target the elderly. If there is any suspicion let Wednesfield Police know via webchat […]
Latest Official Crime Statistics for Wednesfield
https://www.police.uk/west-midlands/WV008/crime/stats/ Crime statistics in Wednesfield continue to cause me great concern. Whilst Wednesfield is not the worst place in the West Midlands for Crime activities. it nevertheless is very much part of an area that is subjected to crime. We have lost yet another Police Constable to another area. Yet the crime statistics haven’t fallen […]
Councillors and Volunteers -You Did So Well!
I want to thank my fellow Councillors for re-arranging their diary dates to assist with the Wyrley and Essington Canal-Litter pick in Wednesfield Last Sunday. Councillor Jacqueline Coogan, Councillor Rita Potter, and Councillor Mary Bateman I really do appreciate the efforts you made, along with the 30 other volunteers that turned out to support the […]
22,300 Women Skip Smear Test!
Councillor Phil Bateman said “Wolverhampton Health Watch are undertaking a project, and they have written to me asking if I can help get people here in Wednesfield North interested in filling this survey in. I was shocked to see the statistics! Please if you are a woman take some time and fill the survey in […]
True Briton -Barriers Erected!
Following a speight of car crime, and the use of the True Briton car park as a way to access public open space, at the back of the Public House,allowing cars to be stripped and then fired. I wrote to the City of Wolverhampton urging them to engage the owners of the True Briton to […]
Can you help the City of Wolverhampton Council?
Hi Can you help the City of Wolverhampton Council? “Ernest Stone, who was 83 years of age, had lived in the Ashmore Park area of Wolverhampton. It is thought he may also have relatives in the Birmingham area. Anyone who is related or knows Mr Stone, or has any information which may help trace his […]

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