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28 April, 2020

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What's happened in Shepherd's Bush W12

Bees and Refugees Set to Cause a Buzz in the Bush
New community project will install hives at sites across W12

Uxbridge Road and King Street Pavements to Be Widened
Council aiming to allow shoppers to maintain social distancing

Debenhams Confirms Westfield Store is Permanently Closed
Shopping centre says it already has alternative plans for 'premium anchor space'

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Healthy Volunteers Wanted to Test UK's First COVID-19 Vaccine
Imperial College invites local people to apply for trial at Hammersmith Hospital

Local Pubs Turn into Temporary Grocery Stores
Eggs, flour, plants and compost among top sellers at Thatched House and Duchess

Goldhawk Road Closed to Due to 'Concerns for Welfare of a Man'
Police and ambulance on scene as witnesses report seeing man on roof of bus station

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Almost 600 People in H&F Have Now Tested Positive for Coronavirus
Public Health England's daily dashboard shows numbers could be levelling out

Bus Drivers 'Frightened to Death' by Virus Risk
Every day at work a struggle with anxiety after 23 of their colleagues

DIY Giant B&Q Reopens in West London
While local Homebase branches are offering click and collect service

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Lockdown Leads to 40% Reduction in Air Pollution
Mayor says that cleaner atmosphere in London should not be temporary

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Richmond's Orange Tree among venues offering free home screenings

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TfL Furloughs a Quarter of Staff as Financial Position Worsens
Frontline staff including tube drivers not affected

Forthcoming Roadworks in Shepherd's Bush
Delays in store on Shepherd's Bush Green, Westway and Wood Lane

Forthcoming Disruption on Public Transport
Changes to tube and rail services during the current crisis

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Shepherd's Bush Community

Hotline Launched by Council to Support Vulnerable Residents
People who need help, or friends and family urged to get in touch

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

H&F Foodbank Promises to Stay Open During Crisis
And appeals to local community to keep donating much needed food

Hammersmith Hospital's Urgent Care Centre Closed
Facilities deemed unsuitable for screening and segregating coronavirus sufferers

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What's On In Shepherd's Bush

Riverside Studios Launch Virtual Riverside
A programme of free films, discussion and community events during the lockdown

Brook Green Market Now 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
Customers advised to phone or email after closure of King Street Service Centre

H&F Citizens Advice Bureau Is Still Here to Help
Local people urged to phone or email if they need advice and support

Residents Offered Free Home Workouts and Fitness Classes
App for members of H&F's three Better leisure centres now open to all

Only Essential Stores Remaining Open at Westfield
M&S, Waitrose and pharmacies still operating. Free parking for NHS staff

Have You Explored H&F Libraries' Online Resources?
Discover e-books, audio books, courses, learning for kids and much more

QPR in the Community Offers Free Cook & Eat Booklet
Healthy recipes and kitchen tips available to download

Priority Shopping Hours in Supermarkets and Foodstores
Find the times reserved for the elderly, NHS staff and social care workers

Thames Path Restrictions on Joggers and Cyclists Extended
Banned during the day from Chiswick Mall to Putney Bridge until further notice

Help Our Foodbank to Find a New Warehouse
Urgent call to the community as current premises are being sold

News From Nearby

Fulham: Temporary Mortuary Being Set Up in Fulham
Tented structure will be located next to Coroners' Court on Bagley's Lane

Fulham: Second Stamford Bridge Hotel Open to NHS Staff
With first now reaching capacity, Chelsea FC provide 160 more rooms free of charge

Hammersmith: Cheers and Applause as Charing Cross Nurse Recovers from Covid-19
Ralph Deocampo had spent ten days in intensive care in the hospital where he works

Hammersmith: Free Food Parcels On Offer to Those In Need in Hammersmith
Residents unable to shop can register on weekdays to receive delivery the next day

Chiswick: Chiswick House Relax Restrictions on Dog Walkers
Dogs allowed off lead when gardens are less busy

Acton: Freshways Accused of Profiteering During Pandemic
Acton-based company charged care homes more while reducing farmers' payments

Ealing: Greenford and Northolt Police Officers Help Starving Elderly Woman
The local resident had been left alone without a carer for days

Brentford: Brentford Pub's Virtual Happy Hours Gain International Notice
Magpie and Crown streaming quizzes to brighten up lockdown

Wandsworth: Tributes Paid to 25-year-old from Battersea Taken by Covid-19
'Beautiful spirit' Nasro Ade died at St George's Hospital last week

Putney: Man Fights for Life After Being Stabbed In Putney
Arrest for attempted murder after victim found on Huntingfield Road

Putney: Minute's Silence Held At Putney Bus Depot
Tribute to transport workers who have died from Covid-19 including local driver Edward John

Wimbledon: Merton Leader Recovers from Suspected Coronavirus
Stephen Alambritis seeks assurance over long-term local council funding

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