Now BAC is back in business, with the building restored at a cost said to be around £13million -- and a renewed sense of excitement in the air.
Dannii decided to head for pastures new, another public figure confirmed just how enticing the complex is in the shape of John Bercow, the Speaker of the House of Commons, who bought a leasehold house for £935,000 back in 2013.
Organisers of the keenly anticipated Foodstock LDN have planned a celebration of street food, farmers' markets and craft beer all accompanied by some foot-tappin' live music on July 27, 28 and 29.
Have you spotted superstar musician Gordon Sumner popping into a Battersea High Street newsagent to pick up a morning paper yet?
Of course, here in Battersea we too have been caught up in the upbeat mood surrounding the World Cup. It’s not just England who have been getting backing from residents; with such a diverse and cosmopolitan populace, fans of other teams taking part have been enjoying the tournament, too.
Do you want to invest in a mansion block apartment in Battersea, London? Local estate and letting agent Eden Harper offers four tips for buying a mansion block apartment in the area.