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Wandsworth

(ˈwɒnzwəθ)
n
(Placename) a borough of S Greater London, on the River Thames. Pop: 274 100 (2003 est). Area: 35 sq km (13 sq miles)

Wands•worth

(ˈwɒndz wərθ, -wɜrθ)

n.
a borough of Greater London, England. 258,100.
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It lay very high upon a turfy down, and looking north-eastward before I entered it, I was surprised to see a large estuary, or even creek, where I judged Wandsworth and Battersea must once have been.
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And I saw one, one day, out by Wandsworth, picking houses to pieces and routing among the wreckage.
If Signor Muscari were English be would still be looking for highwaymen in Wandsworth.
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Yet on her watch - in Wandsworth [South West London] alone - the number of families forced to survive on food banks is continuing to rise.
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THE news greyhound racing feared was confirmed yesterday when Sajid Javid, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, rejected a request by Wandsworth council to call-in the neighbouring Merton council planning decision to approve a new football stadium and intensive housing development at Wimbledon Stadium.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene after the incident at Wandsworth Common station in London.
The police finally caught up with O'Hare from South Bank, and on July 5 last year and he was remanded in custody to Wandsworth Prison, London.
has exchanged contracts for the acquisition of the former Mecca Bingo site in Garratt Lane, Wandsworth, SW18, for GBP 26.