Corpus Christi Primary School – Inadequate States Ofsted.
I had heard that the Corpus Christi Catholic Primary Academy – had its Ofsted Report Published on the 21st March 2018.  I took a look at the report as there is many constituents who have their children attending this faith school. The report is sober reading! Ofsted determine that this school is – “Overall effectiveness […]
Even More Bids for More House Building On Essington’s Green Belt!
Blimey even more housing is being bid for Essington. This morning I received confirmation from Wolverhampton City Council that more housing is being bid to South Staffordshire District Council – just a few short yards away from Wednesfield North boundary where Kitchen Lane links with High Hill. Here is what is being called for.- Emery Planning […]
Beware Parking Around New Cross Hospital- It Could Be Costly!
I want my constituents to be very much aware of an issue that has been developing around a privately owned Parking site close to New Cross Hospital Please be very careful if you use this site….Here is what one of my constituents have said about it in a written statement to me. “I fell foul […]
Bin Request Refused!
I recently received a request from residents about a rubbish bin that used to be attached close to a bus stop in Peacock Avenue which went missing. I requested that a new bin be fitted in its place…. Sadly the response I have received from the City Council is negative on the request. Here is […]
Peek Into Wolverhampton!
Wolverhampton’s Future   Take  a look at this link. Click on It explains the way the City is looking to go. Exciting times, and a future that will enhance what is an ancient and historic City. Aimed at improving the local economy,  that future looks bright! The vision was unveiled recently at the MIPM event in […]
Councillors Call For Water re-Connection!
Wednesfield North Councillors are working with Ashmore Park Bowling Club to get their water supply re-connected, in time for the advent of the new Bowling season. The water supply may have been affected by the deep freeze weather we have had recently. Councillor Mary Bateman said ” We are however on the case, and will do […]
We Need Your Opinion – Now!
There has been a big explosion of interest in the Black Country Core Strategy and the implications it could have on housing and the Greenbelt that has been in use for decades. Essington and Wednesfield have been protected from merging by the stringent regulation and operation of Greenbelt policy. With these proposals your Wednesfield North Councillors are […]
Proposal – 2,500 Homes on Essington – Wednesfield Boundary!
Wednesfield North City Councillors said today “We fear that this Strategic Plan has put the cat amongst the pigeons!” Wednesfield North Councillors said “Developers and constructors have made it known yesterday of their keenness   to look at sites to develop homes along the Green Belt within in Essington and in Staffordshire, and the beautiful amenity […]
Wednesfield North Ward Labour Party Announce Prospective Candidate!
Councillor Mary Bateman has been selected as the Prospective Candidate for Wednesfield North Labour Party in the forthcoming Wolverhampton City Council elections In May 2018. Mary has been the sitting Councillor since 2014, and is well known around the Ward. Born and bred in Wednesfield, Mary has been active in our community of Wednesfield North […]
1035 Property Fires – But It Is Getting Better!
The Fire Service Is one of those public protection services that we often only think about when we require them! They are without doubt a great asset to all of us. There are some really big changes coming in the way that the Fire Service will be overseen and delivered soon. I wanted to get […]

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