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Early Reopening of Hammersmith Bridge To Pedestrians Ruled Out
Council's engineers dismiss notion that stabilisation work not needed
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Jogger Stopped on Thames Path for 'Breathing Heavily'
Covid marshals warn man running near Hammersmith Bridge
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Thousands Vaccinated Already in Hammersmith & Fulham
Elderly first in the queue for jabs as they look forward to normality returning
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Stress on Local Teachers Currently 'Unacceptable'
Hammersmith Academy head blasts government last minute policy switches
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Nearly 600 London Buildings Still Have Unsafe Cladding
Defects remain widespread and residents face financial ruin
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Union Calls For More Protection After Three TfL Staff Die
RMT says it is not ruling out industrial action over the issue
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'Tidal Wave' of New Covid Patients Since Start of Year
Sharp increase in admissions in latest week for local hospitals
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Fire Breaks Out in Block of Flats in Shepherd's Bush
Forty firefighters tackle blaze at corner of Goldhawk Road and Hammersmith Grove
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£125 Million Needed By TfL To Keep Free Travel
Concessionary fares for under-18s and over-60s not covered in government deal
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City Hall's Portion of Council Tax To Rise By 9.5%
Mayor says government has left him with little other option
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Major Incident Declared in London as Hospitals Struggle
Met warns that fines will be issued more quickly for obvious rule breaches
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Senior NHS Doctor Says Covid Rule-breaking 'Demoralising'
Tells of seeing groups not social distancing as he travels home from work
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Mayor Sadiq Khan Calls for Eviction Ban Extension
Current protection for private renters set to expire
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Supermarkets Should Enforce Facemask Wearing Says Council
Borough leader believes large stores are becoming area's Covid hotspots
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London Mayoral Election To Go Ahead This May
Government has no plans to cancel vote despite public health issues
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St Mungo's Hostel To Be Converted into Artists' Studios
Building in Shepherd's Bush Market is no longer used for the homeless
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Sadiq Khan Calls for International Travel Restrictions
Mayor wants testing on arrival and quarantines in airports
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Lockdown 'Devastating Blow' For Local Big Issue Seller
Dave Martin heart-broken he was unable to wish customers Happy Christmas
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West Kensington Police Chase Ends in Crash
Vehicle which failed to stop when requested collides with parked cars
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Shepherd's Bush Woman Dies in Christmas Day Fall
'The best mum' had just opened her presents with her family
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Mayor and Councils 'Not Consulted' on Primary School Decision
Most children in local boroughs to be taught at home next week
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Covid-19 Rapid Test Centres Open After Delay
Facilities in Sands End and King Street were due to start last year
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Calls Grow To Postpone Reopening of Schools
London Mayoral candidate Shaun Bailey proposes two week 'circuit breaker'
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Mayor Warns of 'Red Tape Mountain' After Brexit Deal
London business leaders express relief that no deal scenario avoided
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Emergency Measures for Homeless As Temperatures Set to Drop
Councils and charities compelled to open accommodation for rough sleepers
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Covid-19 Cases Double in a Week in Shepherd's Bush
White City area worst hit by latest wave of the virus
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Hammersmith & Fulham Foodbank Delivering Up To Christmas Eve
Number of food parcels given out has already tripled this year
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Covid Catch-up Scheme 'Leaving Poorest Pupils Behind'
Claim made that government's approach is favouring wealthier boroughs
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Man Escapes Blaze in House on Tunis Road
Police involved in investigation with arson not ruled out as a cause
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Rare Lizards on Wormwood Scrubs May Need To Be Moved
HS2 changing access route to reduce damage to the environment
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Age UK Hammersmith and Fulham Launches Operation Christmas Magic
Elderly residents boosted by support of volunteer befrienders
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Local Tory Leader Says Government Bridge Bill Too High
Grant Shapps reportedly wants borough taxpayers to pay half of restoration costs
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Mayor Says He Has Been Forced To Raise Fares
First increase in nearly five years a condition of government funding
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Supreme Court Gives Go Ahead To Third Runway
Anti-Heathrow expansion campaigners still doubt it will ever be built
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Absence Rate Reaches Nearly 30% At Local Secondary Schools
Pupils required to self-isolate because of classmates’ Covid-19 infection
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Mayor Calls For London's Secondary Schools To Close
Wants extended Christmas break and more resources for online teaching
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Council Beefs Up Neighbourhood Enforcement Measures
More uniformed wardens to patrol borough parks and estates
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Auction Raises £6,870 for The Upper Room
Enthusiastic bidding at event organised on behalf of Artists at Home
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Laura Whitmore Launches Christmas Rental Store in Shepherd's Bush
Love Island presenter offering chance to hire out decorations
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Government Says Major Work Not Needed To Reopen Hammersmith Bridge
Claims Council and TfL have overstated risks
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Shoppers Come Back To Westfield Quickly After Lockdown
Centre busy as crowds return to start buying for Christmas
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New Live Music Venue To Open at Olympia London
4.400 capacity will be biggest in West London larger than Hammersmith Apollo
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Teen Charged in Connection With Old Oak Common Lane Sexual Assaults
16-year-old boy detained after three incidents
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White City Man Faces Charge of Grooming Underage Girl
Former Cambridge Analytica employee also admits possessing indecent images
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Number on Benefits in Hammersmith & Fulham Doubles
Local foodbank says demand has increased more than five times
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Hammersmith & Fulham Teacher Exodus To Be Investigated
Workload, pay and housing thought to be factors in departures
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Top Footballers Join Anti-racism Lesson at White City School
QPR Community Trust part of special class at St John XXIII Catholic Primary
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Knife Point Mugger Fled To Shepherd's Bush McDonalds
Mark Larkin sentenced to six years in prison for robbing woman
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Female Pedestrian Killed On Shepherd's Bush Road
Victim, who was in her seventies, hit by lorry
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Hammersmith & Fulham Winter Covid Appeal Launched
Aims to help locals most at risk from second lockdown
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Two Suspected Drug Dealers Arrested Near Old Oak Road
Detained after moped pillion passenger spotted without helmet
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Ground Broken On New White City Office Block
L'Oreal set to be anchor tenant of Gateway Central
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Man Stopped on Westway with £100,000 Worth of Drugs
Ashley Marshall caught after being spotted driving erratically
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New Proposals For Massive Old Oak Development
25,000 homes planned but scheme lacks cash and doesn’t own land
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Local Hospitals To Provide Covid-proof Surgery Hubs
System will allow for patients without the virus to receive treatment
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New Owners For Shepherd's Bush Market
Council leader welcomes acquisition by property investment firm
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Gangs Unit Aims to Stem Tide of Rising Youth Crime
Police specialists to be based at Hammersmith & Fulham council offices
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Front Counter at Shepherd's Bush Police Station To Close
Service to be shifted to newly opened Hammersmith station
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The Upper Scale
Finest quality of fish delivered to your door.
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Festive Recycling in Hammersmith & Fulham
Find out where you can dispose of your Christmas tree
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Roadworks Ahead in Shepherd's Bush
Expect traffic delays across the W12 area
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Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Shepherd's Bush
Changes to rail and tube services due to engineering works
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Designer Christmas Tree for Television Centre
Students at Jack Tizard school provide inspiration for The Joy Tree
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St Katherine's Church Holds Christmas Fair
End of second lockdown provided brief opportunity for community event
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Lyric Hammersmith Theatre Announces New Season
Community projects continue while socially distanced shows begin in New Year
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Online Chopin Concert Begins New Season at POSK
A programme of Polish cultural events on the internet
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Ikea Group Donation Helps Lyric Exceed Fund Raising Target
Hammersmith theatre receives £30,000 from next door neighbour
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Tree Trail Launched in Ravenscourt Park
Friends group select 25 trees of particular interest for you to view
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Over Fifth of Lyric Hammersmith Staff Face the Sack
Artistic director says move is needed to ensure theatre's survival
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Musical Festivals on Wormwood Scrubs Could Fund New Arena
Three options being considered for future of Linford Christie Stadium
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Lyric Hammersmith Announces Panto Postponement
Blames uncertainty over government guidelines for public performances
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Open Air Cinema and Bar Comes to Westfield
Bar W12 & Film Club will show two films a day
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Half Marathon Run Smashes Fundraising Target
Richard Burke inspired to support the Wormwood Scrubs Pony Centre
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Pyjamarama Day at Old Oak Primary School
Lockdown library held with book exchange in playground
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Artists Staying At Home
The annual invitation to homes and studios is virtual this year
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We Have Exciting News To Share With You!
Discover Classic Deli Online Gourmet Shop for you to Cook like a Chef at home!
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Brook Green Market Open on Wednesday and Saturday
Offering fresh organic fruit and veg while taking all necessary precautions
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How to Contact H&F Council During the Crisis
Customers advised to use phone or email after closure of King Street Service Centre
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Residents Offered Free Home Workouts and Fitness Classes
App for members of H&F's three Better leisure centres now open to all
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Have You Explored H&F Libraries' Online Resources?
Discover e-books, audio books, courses, learning for kids and much more
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H&F Extinction Rebellion's Weekly Meetings Go Virtual
Get involved online every Tuesday and give your views on the New Normal
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H&F Citizens Advice Bureau Are Still Here to Help
Local people urged to phone or email if they need advice and support
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Enjoy Theatre Productions Online During Lockdown
Richmond's Orange Tree among venues offering free home screenings
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H&F People's Theatre Company Hits Fundraising Goal
Local groups and individuals invited to take on roles in upcoming stage production
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Umbrella or Sandals?
Check out the forecast for the local area
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A Christmas Tale… “Daddy, can we visit Santa?”
The Italian Plumber helps Santa keep cool
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Dancing With H By C. S. Fiore
Be ready for Christmas presents. Keep safe. Give a book.
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We Have Exciting News To Share With You!
Discover Classic Deli Online Gourmet Shop for you to Cook like a Chef at home!
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Chiswick and Bedford Park Preparatory School
Inspiring young minds
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Dog Club and Hotel Launched in Shepherd's Bush
Urban Mutts offering a wide range of services in Westfield Shopping Centre
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New Outlet for Popular Goldhawk Road Ice Cream Parlour
Bears at the Pavilion has opened on Brook Green
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Local Pubs Turn Into Temporary Grocery Stores
Flour, eggs, plants and compost among stop sellers at Thatched House and Duchess
 Property
Fifth Highest Ever Price Paid For W12 Home During Lockdown
Transactions scarce over recent months but buyers still appearing
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Massive Wood Lane Tower Blocks Given Green Light
Centre House development will be 32 storeys high and contain 527 new flats
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Broad Opposition To 24-storey Scrubs Lane Skyscraper
Tower with over 200 flats planned near St Mary's Cemetery
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Highest Price Ever Paid for House in Shepherd's Bush
Pre-lockdown sale sees over £4million exceeded for the first time in W12
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Hong Kong Buyers Not Just Looking at Monopoly Board Streets
Many want to buy in outer London according to property expert
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Shepherd's Bush Property Market Hit by Winter Chill
Sales slow to trickle as estate agents await 'gentle pick-up' in spring
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32-Storey Skyscraper Planned For White City
Centre piece of Imperial College's billion pound scheme for Unigate Dairy site
 Community
Hammersmith Hospital Nurse Has Message for Covid-19 Sceptics
Mina Long-John wishes conspiracy theorists could be shown the reality
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'Inspiring' Shepherd's Bush Woman With Down's Syndrome Hailed
Emma Sarre has worked at the local Tesco for over seven years
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What Happens To Asylum Seekers in Hammersmith & Fulham
Home Office reported to be housing them in five hotels in the borough
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The Upper Room Asks You to Go That Extra Mile
Fundraising drive for homeless charity preparing for aftermath of pandemic
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Foodbank Doorstoppers Need You
Group collect donations for the H&F Foodbank at Olympia
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New Foodbank Set Up in White City
Already serving more than 120 households on local estates
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Hotline Launched by Council to Support Vulnerable Residents
People who need help, or friends and family urged to get in touch
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Olympia London Taken Over by Foodbank and Community Volunteers
Providing 'massive increase' in food support for residents in need
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Hammersmith Hospital's Urgent Care Centre Closed
Facilities deemed unsuitable for screening and segregating coronavirus sufferers
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Shepherd's Bush Community Pulls Together During Crisis
Neighbours join forces to help those who are vulnerable or self isolating
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H&F Council Seek To Mobilise Volunteer Army
Fit and able residents urged to join community action network to help the vulnerable
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Can You Help Our Local Foodbank Find a New Warehouse?
Urgent call for help to community as current premises are being sold
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Beware of Covid-19 Scammers
Check before clicking on an unsolicited email or ordering online
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Have You Seen Sisters Maya and Fitia?
Urgent appeal for help finding girls who have been missing since May last year
 Forum
Has anyone from Askew Road ever googled Askew?
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Heron Trading Estate, Acton
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What are your thoughts on Shepherd's Bush's Lidl?
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Shepherd's Bush Arches Stables
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Old laundry site container development
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