BREAKING NEWS – Aviva UK Congratulates “Hands on Wednesfield”
Councillor Phil Bateman said today -“Bentley Bridge Retail Park Owners Aviva have written to me congratulating the volunteers of ‘Hands on Wednesfield’ in winning the Heart of England in Bloom Gold Award for Wednesfield!” Aviva Life & Pensions UK Limited who own the giant retail and shopping park at Bentley Bridge said “We are absolutely […]
Wednesfield Is On A High!
There is a lot going on in Wednesfield! Bentley Bridge Retail Park is still attracting shopper’s interest, and in fact is delivering a great service for Wednesfield, as well as providing 500 local jobs! Trade appears to be holding up very well with some impressive statistics, indicating that the shopping and retail part of Bentley […]
#ShopLocal – Kandy Box Expands Range
The Kandy Box on Ashmore Park Shopping Parade has added new items, they have Advent calendars in, promotional items for Halloween plus they have joined Payzone for bill payments. Kandy Box also have started creating Sweet & Chocolate Bouquets for gifts and for Christmas! For Christmas they also have a Toys Catalogue out and are […]
Problem parking outside schools comes under scrutiny
Problem parking outside schools comes under scrutiny Released: Friday 22 September, 2017 The age-old problem of parking outside schools is coming under the spotlight next week – and the City of Wolverhampton Council is inviting residents to help come up with a solution. Its Vibrant and Sustainable City Scrutiny Panel is being asked to consider […]
Ashmore Park Walk of Stars! Raj Kumar 16th Entry on Our Star Spangled Walkway.
After a suitable time period of reflection. I am today announcing that Raj Kumar, the popular Hardware store owner that died so suddenly at his store in the Ashmore Park Shopping Parade recently, will now join the much acclaimed Ashmore Park Walk of Stars! Raj was a huge personality here in Ashmore Park, and 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