Councillors Reports

I have started the year 2019 very much as I finished the year with a whole range of issues and objectives.

Cllr Rita Potter, and Mary Bateman and I, held three Advice Surgeries in January across Wednesfield North. These were held at – Ashmore Park Nursery School, Woodend Primary School and The Hub at Ashmore Park.

This is the headlines of the issues and cases I am dealing with which I opened   and I am now active on at the end of January.

Charitable and Funday Activities that we are involved with during January

  • Wednesfield in Bloom attended organisational meeting, made many individual actions around the organisation. Held a public meeting in January on Ashmore Park. Lots of other activity around the required arrangements.
  • #Stuff4Steph Charitable activities start and organisation help for the Opening event on the 6th July 2019 and making arrangements for activity over the following six days!
  • Wednesfield Canal Festival – A two-day event scheduled for the 10th & 11th August 2019 a number of meetings attended, and lots of individual actions.

Individual Case Work Opened in January and activated. These are new cases.

21 new pieces of case work opened. I have also attended 8 Meetings with individuals and organisations.


  • Bike Station
  • 5 Housing cases
  • 3 Police issues
  • Road safety
  • Cycling
  • Blue Badge
  • Canal & River Trust
  • Vandalism
  • School Admission
  • Litter
  • Dog Waste
  • Animal Welfare
  • Pot Hole
  • 2 Welfare Rights.

An active January, and now we are quickly moving in to February.  Please keep an eye on social media for events reports and activities.




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