Road Works – New Electric Supply New Cross Hospital
Councillor Phil Bateman said today “I have been picking up criticism relating to the number of road works taking place across the Wednesfield area and the City. I contacted the City Councils Permit Officer, and she has set out the situation with regards to Highway Work now here on my Social Media sites. I want […]
Update – Severn Trent Water Pressure!
New investment in my report my ref T7261 – which relates to the Severn trent Water Company. It was an issue I first raised in 2022. At the start of the New Year (2023)I asked STW to inform me where we are with the investment in the water pumping station at the corner of Kitchen […]
£30,000 Invested in Wednesfield North Over 3 Years.
Did you know in the last three years your team of Wednesfield North Labour Councillors have bid for resources totalling £30,000 for events, items, activities, furniture, help and assistance for activities and actions taking place here and across Wednesfield.We are proud of our team work and our actions, and we are pleased that we have […]
Express and Star – A Sad Dramatic Headline!
What a sad and dramatic headline on our own Express and Star. This 12 years of Tory mismanagement of our economy, the dismantling of the NHS, the threat to local lives, the crisis management, the shortage of hospitals beds, over stretched ambulances, inadequate social care provision. How damning is this. Now you can see the […]
Wednesfield Police Team – Advice Surgery
Wednesfield Police team are holding a Police Surgery at The Hub at Ashmore Park Griffiths Drive Ashmore Park – on the 25th January (Wednesday) between the times of 14.00 and 16.30. If you have a problem, of a Law and Order issue you feel the Police can help you with. This drop in event may […]
Wolverhampton- Halved Drug Related Deaths!
Councillor Phil Bateman said this tonight. “How about this for a fact,health interventions have helped halve drug-related deaths in our city.” The number of people in Wolverhampton dying because of a drugs overdose has more than halved year-on-year; a total of 26 deaths from a drug overdose were recorded in 2020. However, this fell to […]
Wednesfield Academy -Parents Letter From Matrix About Change.
Councillor Phil Bateman said today. “Having been approached by residents connected to the School Wednesfield High, now called Wednesfield Academy. I wrote to the school asking to be up dated on the changes now taking place following the change of Trust operating the school. The City Council has no direct control over the school. But […]
Are You A Gardener? Can you Help!
I am looking for Gardeners in Wednesfield North- this Ward covers these estates and homes – Coppice Farm, Ashmore Park, Linthouse, Woodend, and Wyvern Park. Whoever tends their gardens and would be willing this year to take part in our Wednesfield in Bloom campaign 2023? You only have to cast your eyes across Wednesfield, to […]
Latest On Green Belt
Well I told you that I was an optimist! It’s Good News that the South Staffs District Council has halted their consultation on the Land North of Linthouse Lane ! It’s not a total triumph. Its a long way from that. But, I welcome the halt that is taking place. It’s just what your three […]
Looking Back Through the Archives.
Looking back at my History and Heritage Archives, I came across this article…Operation Safer Travel. Award winning, it certainly was and ground breaking for West Midlands Travel. Whilst Safer Travel continues on its way keeping public transport safe, guided by the public sector now. The initial hard work took place with the not so ‘bussy’ […]

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