Rest In Peace Queen Elizabeth- You Served Your Country Well.
I am sure constituents in Wednesfield North will want to join with your Councillors Phil and Mary Bateman, and Rita Potter in offering our deepest condolences to the Royal Family of HM Queen Elizabeth the Second, as the death of this much loved Queen was announced this early evening. Wednesfield has strong memories of Her […]
Energy Price Rise Zooms!
UK households will pay almost triple the price to heat their homes this winter compared with a year ago, an unwelcome increase for millions of people already struggling to afford everyday essentials. I must admit that I worry for residents that live here in our Ward of Wednesfield North.Industry regulator Ofgem raised its cap on […]
Social Sanctuary Project – Hits the Heights!
Councillor Phil Bateman said today” What a great relationship we have developed with Social Sanctuary, and our friends at Ashmore Park Community Association, as we came together this Summer to fund a Youth Club during the Six Week School Holiday, in a unique partnership. It has been a great success Wednesfield North!” Here is what […]
Our Tory Gov Votes to Allow Sewage Pollution in Waterways!
Data gathered by Surfers Against Sewage revealed beaches in Cornwall, Cumbria, Devon, Essex, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, Northumberland and Sussex were affected by storm sewage discharge into waterways. The environmental group has been campaigning for water companies to be stopped from allowing sewage to be released into the UK’s oceans for several years.Now we find out that […]
Land North of Linthouse Lane – Country Park?
The Land North of Linthouse Lane is being eyed up for development. The residents of Wednesfield oppose the loss of this agricultural land which is seen as important Green Belt Land and-a buffer to the expansion of the conurbation.There is a piece of work taking place in South Staffordshire, which is modelling homes, and transport […]
Wednesfield North Councillors Proudly Announce!
£800 -Awarded to The Uniform Exchange Project. Wednesfield North Councillors Mary Bateman Rita Potter and Phil Bateman, announced today, that for a second year. We will be financially supporting from the Wednesfield North Ward Funds ‘The Uniform Exchange’ where people make available to other parents, school uniform that still has a lot of life in […]
Rats and Mice- Making Lives a Misery.
I am distraught for my residents living in Wednesfield North as there are a number of places that are being pressed by rats. Its one thing seeing them out and about on the streets. Its another experience altogether if they are nesting and making their home in the eaves, cavities and loft space of your […]
What a Great Fun Weekend at Wednesfield Canal Festival!
Well the 2022 Wednesfield Canal Festival is now over for yet another year! What a two days it was, and I have a sneaky feeling that it will certainly go in the record books for the heat and the weather if not for the overall Festival! Hands on Wednesfield- this wonderful group of Volunteers, has […]
Supporting Our Volunteers and Community Projects.
As City of Wolverhampton Councillors for Wednesfield North, we are often amazed at how effective our volunteers and community activists are here in our Wednesfield North community. Yesterday whilst in The Hub@Ashmore Park. I ran into Sarah Rutter , who had spent the morning operating her school uniform project . Everyone knows how expensive School […]
Happy Battle of Wednesfield Day! -On Friday-Saturday!
Big Day tomorrow! Its the Anniversary of one of Britain’s most important historic battles. The day the Vikings were defeated by the Mercians (Saxons at the Battle of Wodensfield – the battle gave its name to our Village of Wednesfield. Plus, it halted the spread of Vikings. Otherwise we could all be speaking Danish now… […]

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