Twenty One (21) Narrow Boats To Visit Wednesfield!
Councillor Phil Bateman said – I am pleased to announce that Wednesfield will once again have The Explorer Cruise  arriving in Bentley Bridge and mooring in the Bentley Arm . The Explorer Cruise team which will be made up of 21 Narrow Boats will be leaving Walsall on the morning of Tuesday 22nd May cruising our […]
Police – Residents Need To Be Aware!
Councillor Mary Bateman and Cllr Phil Bateman attended the Police and Community meeting held at Wednesfield High School last night in Wednesfield. The Wednesfield Police team told us that during the month of April there had been a total of 35 crimes here in Wednesfield North. That was three crimes more than the same period […]
Glass Shards To Be Removed.
In the last few days I had reason to contact Wolverhampton Homes who are the owners of the shops at Higgs road, because of the amount of broken glass and shards surrounding the shopping area. They have been back in touch having contacted our grounds maintenance partner Continental Landscapes today,  and requested  one of their […]
Highways Capital Budget – Wednesfield North!
Wednesfield North is to benefit modestly from proposals that will be debated at Wolverhampton City Cabinet Meeting on Wednesday 25th April 2016. The City Council Cabinet is due to meet to process the new Capital Budget for Highways – the money target appears to be around £12.1 million in total to be spent for 2018-19 […]
“Wednesfield In Bloom – “Going for Gold!” How Volunteers Make All the Difference!”
Hi Everyone just a little note to thank everyone from me that was involved in last weeks Big Seminar here in Wednesfield. – “Wednesfield In Bloom – “Going for Gold!” How Volunteers Make All the Difference!” The seminar was agreed at a planning meeting earlier in the year. I can tell you now it was […]
FIFA World Cup 2018 Ticket Alert
Here in Wednesfield North and across Wolverhampton – Football has a great following. Even as I type this out there will be constituents and others finalising plans to visit Russia for the World Cup…..Please if you are, take a look at this advice and follow it if you can. Action Fraud – The West MIdlands. […]
Wednesfield in Bloom – Gets Praise from City Councils Top Official!
Mr Keith Ireland City of Wolverhampton Managing Director had this to say in his weekly briefing for Councillors tonight!  All I will say is that it is really good that so much focus is being placed on our Volunteers…..Wednesfield is a real ‘top notch’ place. Keith Ireland said “Wednesfield in Bloom: Today, I was delighted […]
Be Careful & Lock Your Car Doors!
Last night on Tuesday the 17th April at about 7.39 I pulled up at the lights in my car on Broad street in Wolverhampton City Centre. I had stopped because the traffic lights leading to the ring road had turned red. I was making my way home back to Wednesfield. There was a group of young men […]
Latest News – Proposal for 2,500 Homes In Green Belt .
Wednesfield North Labour Councillors today issued further information to their Local Residents relating to plans and proposals to build on current ‘Green Belt ‘ in Essington. This message is primarily aimed at Wednesfield North constituents who have an interest, or who are interested in the recently announced proposal to develop 2,500 homes on what is […]
Campaigning for Labour In Wednesfield North!
Today we had a visit from Councillor John Reynolds and daughter Alice Reynolds – who Mary and I have known since she was born! Mom Gillian Walton was herself a Councillor here in Wednesfield North back in 1990 through to 1994. John and Gill have been friends of ours for decades! Today we had been […]

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