What a Great Day for the Ashmore Inn!
Well you have to hand it to the Ashmore Inn here in Wednesfield. Fingers crossed for a great result tonight for Gaffer Kevin and his staff and regulars. Not an easy achievement to get into this finals Group. But Wednesfield North Councillors Mary, Rita, and me! We all wish the Ashma’ the very best tonight. […]
The Sunday Morning Report! Big Issues for Wednesfield North Residents.
Good morning Wednesfield! Sunday the 26th September. Hope you all have a great day. Here is the latest information I have about the Local Covid-19 situation here in our City of Wolverhampton, and other news that may have an impact upon you. Please remember contact me on if you know an individual, a Group or […]
Wednesfield North Community Excellence Award for 2021.
Wednesfield North residents – Applications are open now for the  Wednesfield North Community Excellence Award for 2021. We are looking to you and the community to nominate people and organisations who you think deserve public acknowledgement for their role in our community. We need the name of the person and their address, plus their email […]
Cllr Phil Bateman Welcomes Latest Metro Announcements on Extensions.
I was delighted that the West Midlands Combined Authority and the Metro Mayor has announce proposals for the Light Rail Transit extensions in our conurbation, in the last few days. I have always been a strong supporter of this mode of transport for Wolverhampton and the West Midlands, giving that support wherever I could, in […]
Wednesfield In Bloom -Wins Heart of England Gold Again!
Brilliant work even better recognition of what the Volunteers in Wednesfield in Bloom does for our community, and City! The Wednesfield North Councillors Rita, Mary and Phil are delighted with the Heart of England announcement of a Gold Award for our Wednesfield in Bloom Volunteers! Once again recognition in the sector Urban Community. You do […]
Road Works- Date for Your Diary!
Hi Wednesfield North- Here is a set of road works that Wednesfield North residents should be aware of. They will become operational in October. Please place the dates in your diary…These are the details below regarding the proposed temporary suspensions of left hand turning lanes on Wednesfield Way and Waddensbrook Lane, Wednesfield South, Wolverhampton. • […]
Rest In Peace Irene Dodd –
It is always a sad time when someone you know passes away. Life is always tough for the family they leave behind. It’s been reported on Saturday that Irene Dodd has sadly slipped away. Irene was a community champion, she had a great feeling for our community. She held many roles across a whole range […]
Good morning Wednesfield! Saturday 11 September 2021.
Good morning Wednesfield! Saturday 11 September 2021. I start this blog with an Agenda of international story’s of major impact on the City of Wolverhampton. There was a terror attack in New York which shook the World. When twenty years ago a coordinated attack using commercial airliners and killed a total of 2,977 people. This […]
More Road Works in Linthouse Lane Wednesfield – Planned.
There will be more disruption too traffic on Linthouse Lane at the end of this month, as Western Power transfers services from the existing lamps, into the new lamp columns that have been erected, this is scheduled to take place between the 27th September and the 7th October 2021. There will be 2 way rolling […]
Sad News Today – Rest In Peace Gill Walton.
News has reached me today that my friend Gill Walton, a former Wednesfield North Councillor, sitting on Wolverhampton Council from 1986 through to 1994. Has passed away. Gill was a strong willed person who did a lot of good here in Wednesfield North. She first won her seat in 1986, with 1,799 votes. She followed […]

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