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Local Schoolchildren To Be Given Tesco Vouchers
Local Schoolchildren To Be Given Tesco Vouchers

Those eligible for free school meals to get £15 worth for food over half term

Man Stopped on Westway with £100,000 Worth of Drugs
Man Stopped on Westway with £100,000 Worth of Drugs

Ashley Marshall caught after being spotted driving erratically

Congestion Charge Extension
Congestion Charge Extension 'Last Nail in Coffin' for Mini-cabs

Owner of local firm says drivers already struggling to make a living

Covid-19 Outbreak in Wing of Wormwood Scrubs
Covid-19 Outbreak in Wing of Wormwood Scrubs

Inmates confined to their cells for up to two weeks with over 30 cases reported

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Youth Jailed for Carrying 'Rambo Knife'

Arrested on Acton Vale during what is believed to have been a drug deal

Tree Trail Launched in Ravenscourt Park
Tree Trail Launched in Ravenscourt Park

Friends group select 25 trees of particular interest for you to view

Sadiq Khan Calls for End To Curfew in London
Sadiq Khan Calls for End To Curfew in London

Mayor says restriction on bars and restaurants has had unintended consequences

Broad Opposition To 24-storey Scrubs Lane Skyscraper
Broad Opposition To 24-storey Scrubs Lane Skyscraper

Tower with over 200 flats planned near St Mary's Cemetery

Congestion Charge Extension May Be Condition of TfL Grant
Congestion Charge Extension May Be Condition of TfL Grant

Government reportedly wants them to extend zone to North and South Circulars

New Proposals For Massive Old Oak Development
New Proposals For Massive Old Oak Development

25,000 homes planned but scheme lacks cash and doesn’t own land

Stephen Cowan Calls For Covid-19 Circuit Breaker
Stephen Cowan Calls For Covid-19 Circuit Breaker

Council leader says move needed to stop exponential rise

Mayor Reacts As London Prepares For Tier 2 Lockdown
Mayor Reacts As London Prepares For Tier 2 Lockdown

Sadiq Khan warns of difficult winter ahead

Council Leader Says Facemasks Best Weapon Against Virus
Council Leader Says Facemasks Best Weapon Against Virus

Stephen Cowan warns of possible tougher measures and challenging winter

'Inspiring' Shepherd's Bush Woman With Down's Syndrome Hailed

Emma Sarre has worked at the local Tesco for over seven years

Hammersmith Hospital Nurse Has Message for Covid-19 Sceptics
Hammersmith Hospital Nurse Has Message for Covid-19 Sceptics

Mina Long-John wishes conspiracy theorists could be shown the reality

Missing Teen May Be in Shepherd
Missing Teen May Be in Shepherd's Bush Or Acton

Surrey police concerned for welfare of 15-year-old Elakyan

Mayor Says New London Restrictions Highly Likely
Mayor Says New London Restrictions Highly Likely

Capital currently on lowest tier of new Government system

Emergency Musical Instruments Sent To Quarantined Students
Emergency Musical Instruments Sent To Quarantined Students

50 residents of Royal College of Music Halls on Goldhawk Road self-isolating

Musical Festivals on Wormwood Scrubs Could Fund New Arena
Musical Festivals on Wormwood Scrubs Could Fund New Arena

Three options being considered for future of Linford Christie Stadium

Council Accused of Ignoring Mother
Council Accused of Ignoring Mother's Plea to Be Rehoused

Her GP says mould in flat responsible for daughter’s breathing problems

Road Deaths in London Rose Significantly Last Year
Road Deaths in London Rose Significantly Last Year

125 people killed in collisions with cyclist fatalities more than halved

Lyric Hammersmith Theatre Launches Fundraising Appeal
Lyric Hammersmith Theatre Launches Fundraising Appeal

Wants to raise £50,000 to help ensure it can survive next few months

Scrapping of Free Travel for Under 18s Delayed
Scrapping of Free Travel for Under 18s Delayed

Zip cards to remain valid on buses until Spring next year

Local Hospitals To Provide Covid-proof Surgery Hubs
Local Hospitals To Provide Covid-proof Surgery Hubs

System will allow for patients without the virus to receive treatment

Over 1,000 Children Hit By Hammersmith Bridge Closure
Over 1,000 Children Hit By Hammersmith Bridge Closure

Council meeting welcomes taskforce but Minister criticised for 'broken promises'

Paid Dog Walkers Now Need To Have Licence
Paid Dog Walkers Now Need To Have Licence

Council says it is introducing measure to increase safety and reduce fouling

Over Fifth of Lyric Hammersmith Staff Face the Sack
Over Fifth of Lyric Hammersmith Staff Face the Sack

Artistic director says move is needed to ensure theatre's survival

Mayor Says TfL Bailout Needed To Save London
Mayor Says TfL Bailout Needed To Save London's Economy

Warns of a 'Government-lead spiral of disinvestment' in transport network

New Owners For Shepherd
New Owners For Shepherd's Bush Market

Council leader welcomes acquisition by property investment firm

Gangs Unit Aims to Stem Tide of Rising Youth Crime
Gangs Unit Aims to Stem Tide of Rising Youth Crime

Police specialists to be based at Hammersmith & Fulham council offices

Council Dismisses Reports of a No Smoking at Home Policy
Council Dismisses Reports of a No Smoking at Home Policy

Claims had been made that staff had been banned from lighting up

Court Rules That Uber is Now
Court Rules That Uber is Now 'Fit and Proper'

Licence restored permanently after it had been revoked due to safety concerns

Shepherd’s Bush Traffic Chaos As Lorry Overturns
Shepherd’s Bush Traffic Chaos As Lorry Overturns

HGV on its side closes all the lanes coming off the roundabout

Man Suspected of Stealing £10,000 Worth of Bikes Faces Trial
Man Suspected of Stealing £10,000 Worth of Bikes Faces Trial

Francis Graham accused of a spree of thefts including on Shepherd's Bush Road

Westfield Walk-in Covid-19 Testing Hailed As Success
Westfield Walk-in Covid-19 Testing Hailed As Success

Mobile unit managed to increase number of younger people screened

Unattended Candle Blamed for Shepherd
Unattended Candle Blamed for Shepherd's Bush House Fire

Blaze broke out in bedsit on Bloemfontein Avenue

Front Counter at Shepherd
Front Counter at Shepherd's Bush Police Station To Close

Service to be shifted to newly opened Hammersmith station

Prisoner On The Run May Be in Shepherd
Prisoner On The Run May Be in Shepherd's Bush

Police appealing for help in tracing Terry Mcdonagh

Councillor Condemns Sainsbury
Councillor Condemns Sainsbury's Over Facemask Policy

Supermarket singled out for criticism due to lack of enforcement

Frustration Over Shepherd’s Bush Internet Outage
Frustration Over Shepherd’s Bush Internet Outage

Hundreds of residents have had no service for three weeks

Ninth Person Arrested in Alexander Kareem Case
Ninth Person Arrested in Alexander Kareem Case

25-year-old held on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder

Man
Man's Family Stage Protest Two Years on From His Death

Winston Augustine was found hanged in his cell at Wormwood Scrubs

Borough Leisure Centres Set For Phased Reopening
Borough Leisure Centres Set For Phased Reopening

All visits must be pre-booked with walk-ins not allowed

Massive Wood Lane Tower Blocks Given Green Light
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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The Upper Scale
The Upper Scale

Our fish home delivery service is here to stay!

Roadworks Ahead in Shepherd
Roadworks Ahead in Shepherd's Bush

Expect delays on across the W12 area

Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Shepherd
Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Shepherd's Bush

Changes to rail and tube services during the crisis

Lyric Hammersmith Theatre Announces New Season
Lyric Hammersmith Theatre Announces New Season

Community projects continue while socially distanced shows begin in New Year

Online Chopin Concert Begins New Season at POSK
Online Chopin Concert Begins New Season at POSK

A programme of Polish cultural events on the internet

Tenet the Big Draw for New Look Vue in Westfield
Tenet the Big Draw for New Look Vue in Westfield

Cinema hoping Christopher Nolan film will encourage movie fans back

Lyric Hammersmith Announces Panto Postponement
Lyric Hammersmith Announces Panto Postponement

Blames uncertainty over government guidelines for public performances

Cinema Returns to Vue in Westfield
Cinema Returns to Vue in Westfield

Shepherd's Bush shopping centre one of ten venues reopening nationally

Open Air Cinema and Bar Comes to Westfield
Open Air Cinema and Bar Comes to Westfield

Bar W12 & Film Club will show two films a day

Riverside Studios Cinema Set To Open This Month
Riverside Studios Cinema Set To Open This Month

A selection of classic films to be shown to a socially distanced audience

Half Marathon Run Smashes Fundraising Target
Half Marathon Run Smashes Fundraising Target

Richard Burke inspired to support the Wormwood Scrubs Pony Centre

Pyjamarama Day at Old Oak Primary School
Pyjamarama Day at Old Oak Primary School

Lockdown library held with book exchange in playground

Artists Staying At Home
Artists Staying At Home

The annual invitation to homes and studios is virtual this year

Brook Green Market Open on Wednesday and Saturday
Brook Green Market Open on Wednesday and Saturday

Offering fresh organic fruit and veg while taking all necessary precautions

How to Contact H&F Council During the Crisis
How to Contact H&F Council During the Crisis

Customers advised to use phone or email after closure of King Street Service Centre

Residents Offered Free Home Workouts and Fitness Classes
Residents Offered Free Home Workouts and Fitness Classes

App for members of H&F's three Better leisure centres now open to all

Have You Explored H&F Libraries
Have You Explored H&F Libraries' Online Resources?

Discover e-books, audio books, courses, learning for kids and much more

H&F Extinction Rebellion
H&F Extinction Rebellion's Weekly Meetings Go Virtual

Get involved online every Tuesday and give your views on the New Normal

H&F Citizens Advice Bureau Are Still Here to Help
H&F Citizens Advice Bureau Are Still Here to Help

Local people urged to phone or email if they need advice and support

Enjoy Theatre Productions Online During Lockdown
Enjoy Theatre Productions Online During Lockdown

Richmond's Orange Tree among venues offering free home screenings

Priority Shopping Hours in Supermarkets and Foodstores
Priority Shopping Hours in Supermarkets and Foodstores

Find the times reserved for the elderly, NHS staff and social care workers

H&F People
H&F People's Theatre Company Hits Fundraising Goal

Local groups and individuals invited to take on roles in upcoming stage production

Umbrella or Sandals?
Umbrella or Sandals?

Check out the forecast for the local area

Lifestyle

"You Need A Holiday", She Said
"You Need A Holiday", She Said

The Italian Plumber takes the plunge... or does he?

Chiswick and Bedford Park Preparatory School
Chiswick and Bedford Park Preparatory School

Inspiring young minds

Dog Club and Hotel Launched in Shepherd
Dog Club and Hotel Launched in Shepherd's Bush

Urban Mutts offering a wide range of services in Westfield Shopping Centre

New Outlet for Popular Goldhawk Road Ice Cream Parlour
New Outlet for Popular Goldhawk Road Ice Cream Parlour

Bears at the Pavilion has opened on Brook Green

Local Pubs Turn Into Temporary Grocery Stores
Local Pubs Turn Into Temporary Grocery Stores

Flour, eggs, plants and compost among stop sellers at Thatched House and Duchess

Property

Highest Price Ever Paid for House in Shepherd
Highest Price Ever Paid for House in Shepherd's Bush

Pre-lockdown sale sees over £4million exceeded for the first time in W12

Hong Kong Buyers Not Just Looking at Monopoly Board Streets
Hong Kong Buyers Not Just Looking at Monopoly Board Streets

Many want to buy in outer London according to property expert

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Property Market Hit by Winter Chill

Sales slow to trickle as estate agents await 'gentle pick-up' in spring

Goldhawk Road
Goldhawk Road's Unique Long House Boosts W12 Property Market

But overall sales slump as homeowners sit it out due to Brexit uncertainty

32-Storey Skyscraper Planned For White City

Centre piece of Imperial College's billion pound scheme for Unigate Dairy site

Community

The Upper Room Asks You to Go That Extra Mile
The Upper Room Asks You to Go That Extra Mile

Fundraising drive for homeless charity preparing for aftermath of pandemic

Foodbank Doorstoppers Need You
Foodbank Doorstoppers Need You

Group collect donations for the H&F Foodbank at Olympia

New Foodbank Set Up in White City
New Foodbank Set Up in White City

Already serving more than 120 households on local estates

Hotline Launched by Council to Support Vulnerable Residents
Hotline Launched by Council to Support Vulnerable Residents

People who need help, or friends and family urged to get in touch

Olympia London Taken Over by Foodbank and Community Volunteers
Olympia London Taken Over by Foodbank and Community Volunteers

Providing 'massive increase' in food support for residents in need

Hammersmith Hospital
Hammersmith Hospital's Urgent Care Centre Closed

Facilities deemed unsuitable for screening and segregating coronavirus sufferers

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Community Pulls Together During Crisis

Neighbours join forces to help those who are vulnerable or self isolating

H&F Council Seek To Mobilise Volunteer Army
H&F Council Seek To Mobilise Volunteer Army

Fit and able residents urged to join community action network to help the vulnerable

Can You Help Our Local Foodbank Find a New Warehouse?
Can You Help Our Local Foodbank Find a New Warehouse?

Urgent call for help to community as current premises are being sold

Beware of Covid-19 Scammers
Beware of Covid-19 Scammers

Check before clicking on an unsolicited email or ordering online

Have You Seen Sisters Maya and Fitia?
Have You Seen Sisters Maya and Fitia?

Urgent appeal for help finding girls who have been missing since May last year

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