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Disabled Woman
Disabled Woman's Shepherd's Bush Home Covered with Sewage

Irene Stevens forced to live with daughter after flood damage

Mayor Urges Government To Act Over
Mayor Urges Government To Act Over 'Pingdemic'

Concerned about impact on transport and emergency services as well as businesses

Huge Relief at Hammersmith Bridge Reopening
Huge Relief at Hammersmith Bridge Reopening

One man's commute, that was taking up to two hours, now 10 minutes

Official Team GB Fan Zone Opening at Westfield
Official Team GB Fan Zone Opening at Westfield

Medal-winning Olympic legends will be visiting during the Tokyo games

Wave of Tributes for Veteran Labour Councillor
Wave of Tributes for Veteran Labour Councillor

Colin Aherne's death triggers by election in White City and Wormholt ward

Free Bulky Waste Collections Offered After Flooding
Free Bulky Waste Collections Offered After Flooding

Service available in roads worst hit by Monday's heavy rainfall

Woman Seriously Hurt After Collision with Cyclist on The Vale
Woman Seriously Hurt After Collision with Cyclist on The Vale

Taken to hospital with 'life-changing' injuries

Surprise Announcement on Hammersmith Bridge Reopening
Surprise Announcement on Hammersmith Bridge Reopening

Access to pedestrians and cyclists to be restored this weekend

E-scooter Rider Fights for Life After Scrubs Lane Crash
E-scooter Rider Fights for Life After Scrubs Lane Crash

Police appeal for witness to collision in early hours of Monday morning

Four Day Tube Strike Planned for August
Four Day Tube Strike Planned for August

RMT in dispute over abolition of Night Tube driver grade

Hammersmith Bridge Ferry May Be Delayed Further
Hammersmith Bridge Ferry May Be Delayed Further

Standard reports significant objections from residents and rowing clubs

Festival of Football For Local Primary School Girls
Festival of Football For Local Primary School Girls

Children delight to be back playing sport after frustrations of lockdown

Turn Your Road into a Playground
Turn Your Road into a Playground

Council encouraging residents to apply for Play Streets

Heathrow Boss Calls for Relaxation of Restrictions
Heathrow Boss Calls for Relaxation of Restrictions

Says self-isolation should not be required on return from US and EU

Planned Review of London Bus Services Postponed
Planned Review of London Bus Services Postponed

Exercise would have likely resulted in further cuts to schedules

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Covid Infection Rate Among Highest in London

Cluster of positive tests in the Brackenbury area

Local School Kids Set Up Shop on Fulham Broadway
Local School Kids Set Up Shop on Fulham Broadway

Made chutneys and jams from fruit and veg picked on a farm visit

Counter Terror Chief Warns Against Complacency
Counter Terror Chief Warns Against Complacency

Sixteen years on from 7 July attacks 'substantial' number of investigations ongoing

New Street Food and Cocktail Bar in Westfield
New Street Food and Cocktail Bar in Westfield

The Phoenix takes over the former Jamie's Italian site

Demolition of Wood Lane Car Park Begins
Demolition of Wood Lane Car Park Begins

142 flats to be built in Macfarlane Place development near Television Centre

Banned Farmer
Banned Farmer's Market Organiser Takes Council To Court

Man behind Ravenscourt Park and Bishop's Park markets sues the borough

Fears Grow Over HS2 Impact on Wormwood Scrubs
Fears Grow Over HS2 Impact on Wormwood Scrubs

Compulsory Purchase Order being considered due to construction delays

Mixed Reaction To Tube
Mixed Reaction To Tube's Love Island Rebranding

Station signs replaced with designs from the reality TV show

Number 7 To Be Country
Number 7 To Be Country's First Hydrogen Double Decker

Local route to be served by zero-emission vehicles

100 Free Bikes To Be Given Out in the Borough
100 Free Bikes To Be Given Out in the Borough

Pedal Back Cycles teams up with local charity to present to those in need

Mayor Criticised For Suggesting People Buy Second Hand Cars
Mayor Criticised For Suggesting People Buy Second Hand Cars

Sadiq Khan says it 'isn't that expensive' to get a ULEZ compliant vehicle

Toddler Hit on The Vale Remains in Critical Condition
Toddler Hit on The Vale Remains in Critical Condition

2-year-old girl knocked down by moped on pedestrian crossing

Whole of London Underground To Get Mobile Coverage
Whole of London Underground To Get Mobile Coverage

Connectivity promised in every station and tunnel

Cash Payment Returning On Travel Network
Cash Payment Returning On Travel Network

TfL backtracks on plans to make ticket machines totally cashless

Large Outdoor Screen Reopens in Westfield Square
Large Outdoor Screen Reopens in Westfield Square

Wimbledon and Olympics to be shown at Bar W12 and Film Club

Hammersmith Almshouses Hold Open Week
Hammersmith Almshouses Hold Open Week

Affordable new homes are available to older people in the borough

Action Taken To Eject Anti-lockdown Camp from Shepherd
Action Taken To Eject Anti-lockdown Camp from Shepherd's Bush Green

Council obtains court order after claims residents were being harassed

Local Donations Pay for
Local Donations Pay for 'Life-changing' Minibus for Age UK

Lillian Urban became face of campaign to raise funds for new vehicle

Hammersmith Academy Named Sustainable School of the Year
Hammersmith Academy Named Sustainable School of the Year

Wins award for its gardening programme which encourages biodiversity

Airports Commission Chair Would
Airports Commission Chair Would 'Redo Numbers' on Third Runway

Sir Howard Davies casts doubt on viability of Heathrow expansion

District and Circle Line Closures for Nine Days in August
District and Circle Line Closures for Nine Days in August

Track replacement work taking place on parts of both lines

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Police Station Put Up For Sale

Site could become a mixed use development including flats and shops

Big Changes Proposed for Hammersmith and Fulham & Chelsea Seats
Big Changes Proposed for Hammersmith and Fulham & Chelsea Seats

Boundary commission suggesting radical redrawing of local political map

First Anniversary of Alexander Kareem
First Anniversary of Alexander Kareem's Murder

Date marked with renewed appeal from his family for information

Three Friends Open Vinyl Store on Uxbridge Road
Three Friends Open Vinyl Store on Uxbridge Road

Next Door Records also operates as a bar and cafe

Gardening Charity Based in Ravenscourt Park Seeks Volunteers
Gardening Charity Based in Ravenscourt Park Seeks Volunteers

Looking to recruit people laid off during the pandemic

Westfield Stormed By Anti-vaxx Demonstrators
Westfield Stormed By Anti-vaxx Demonstrators

Protestors clash with police as shops forced to shut

Joss Stick Causes Fire Near Shepherd
Joss Stick Causes Fire Near Shepherd's Bush Green

Three fire engines called to blaze on Aldine Street

E-scooter Trial To Begin in Local Borough
E-scooter Trial To Begin in Local Borough

Three companies have been given contract to provide rental service

Local Drug Gang Planned to Pose as NHS Workers
Local Drug Gang Planned to Pose as NHS Workers

Mother and son duo laundered cash for one of London’s largest coke dealers

Ballet Tutor Faces Jail After Sexually Assaulting Students
Ballet Tutor Faces Jail After Sexually Assaulting Students

Some of his offences took place at a dance academy in Shepherd's Bush

New-born Baby
New-born Baby's Body Found Near Old Oak Lane

Police make appeal for mother to seek medical help

46 Storey Building Planned for White City
46 Storey Building Planned for White City

Westfield owner seeking permission for 1,760 flats in nine blocks

Ravenscourt Park Friends
Ravenscourt Park Friends' Group Opposes parkrun Plan

Says weekly event would damage the park and disrupt other users

Bailout for Borough
Bailout for Borough's Special Needs Programme Welcomed

Department for Education provides £20million to cover budget shortfall

The Fight To Save a Community Ripped Apart By The Westway
The Fight To Save a Community Ripped Apart By The Westway

How people tried to make the best of having a motorway built through the area

Anger as Scrubs Lane Church To Be Developed into Flats
Anger as Scrubs Lane Church To Be Developed into Flats

Pentecostal City Mission Church provides home for community groups and foodbank

Santander Announces Intention To Close In Shepherd
Santander Announces Intention To Close In Shepherd's Bush

Bank claims only 70 regular customers used the branch exclusively

Which Shops Won
Which Shops Won't Be Reopening at Westfield?

Some big name departures from the shopping centre

Action Urged Over Low Vaccination Rates in Shepherd
Action Urged Over Low Vaccination Rates in Shepherd's Bush

Latest figures show only two thirds of elderly residents have had jab

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Road Homeless Hostel Given Consent

Opposition from some residents fails to block St. Mungo's plan

Dawn Raid on Greenside Road Finds Cocaine and Cash
Dawn Raid on Greenside Road Finds Cocaine and Cash

Two men charged with dealing Class A drugs

St Mungo
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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Men: Are You Overweight And Trying For A Child?
Men: Are You Overweight And Trying For A Child?

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Introducing Margaret Dabbs At John Lewis In Westfield
Introducing Margaret Dabbs At John Lewis In Westfield

Foot health and beauty treatments including the Medical Pedicure

Roadworks Ahead in Shepherd
Roadworks Ahead in Shepherd's Bush

Expect traffic delays across the W12 area

Riverside Artists Group Holding Annual Exhibition
Riverside Artists Group Holding Annual Exhibition

33 artists present work on theme of 'I Dreamt I Woke Up'

Artists At Home Open Studios To Return
Artists At Home Open Studios To Return

Public will be invited to view works of 88 artists this September

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

Changes to rail and tube services due to engineering works

Lyric To Stage The Beauty Queen of Leenane
Lyric To Stage The Beauty Queen of Leenane

Major revival of award-winning play coming this autumn

Bush Theatre To Broadcast New Work
Bush Theatre To Broadcast New Work

Project 2036 features the next generation of theatre designers

Irish Cultural Centre Launches Free Hotline
Irish Cultural Centre Launches Free Hotline

Even technophobes can now access weekly lunchtime performances

Change of Location for Brook Green Market
Change of Location for Brook Green Market

Moving to St. Mary's School on Masbro Road with further expansion planned

Lyric Hammersmith To Reopen With a Triple Bill
Lyric Hammersmith To Reopen With a Triple Bill

Three new plays to be staged to live audiences in the summer

Riverside Artists Group To Post Daily Postcards
Riverside Artists Group To Post Daily Postcards

Messages From Somewhere will showcase work of its members

Clare Balding To Kick Off Upper Room Lecture Series
Clare Balding To Kick Off Upper Room Lecture Series

Spring season of fundraising talks also includes Michael Frayn and Jeremy Paxman

Auction Raises £6,870 for The Upper Room
Auction Raises £6,870 for The Upper Room

Enthusiastic bidding at event organised on behalf of Artists at Home

Superhero Day Brings in Thousands for NHS
Superhero Day Brings in Thousands for NHS

Latymer school fundraiser for the Imperial Health Charity

Local Sight Loss Support Group Hosts Next Meeting
Local Sight Loss Support Group Hosts Next Meeting

Group telephone call organised for Hammersmith & Fulham by the Macular Society

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

Community projects continue while socially distanced shows begin in New Year

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

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

New Live Music Venue To Open at Olympia London
New Live Music Venue To Open at Olympia London

4.400 capacity will be biggest in West London larger than Hammersmith Apollo

Ikea Group Donation Helps Lyric Exceed Fund Raising Target
Ikea Group Donation Helps Lyric Exceed Fund Raising Target

Hammersmith theatre receives £30,000 from next door neighbour

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

Lyric Hammersmith Announces Panto Postponement
Lyric Hammersmith Announces Panto Postponement

Blames uncertainty over government guidelines for public performances

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

Lifestyle

It Shouldn
It Shouldn't Happen To A Plumber

The Italian Plumber: “Now that you've finished that…” Part 1

Restaurant Plan Submitted for Ginglik Site
Restaurant Plan Submitted for Ginglik Site

Application for change of use with reopening at end of year

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

Agents Predict Boom Time for Shepherd
Agents Predict Boom Time for Shepherd's Bush Property

Believe huge White City developments will have positive knock on effect

Stamp Duty Cliff Edge Could Hit W12 Market Hard
Stamp Duty Cliff Edge Could Hit W12 Market Hard

Agents fear already low activity will grind to a halt if full levy restored

Fifth Highest Ever Price Paid For W12 Home During Lockdown
Fifth Highest Ever Price Paid For W12 Home During Lockdown

Transactions scarce over recent months but buyers still appearing

Ground Broken On New White City Office Block
Ground Broken On New White City Office Block

L'Oreal set to be anchor tenant of Gateway Central

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

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

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

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Property Market Hit by Winter Chill

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

32-Storey Skyscraper Planned For White City

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

Community

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Market Police Described as 'Lovely People'

Traders welcome presence of local team as deterrent against crime

Lockdown
Lockdown 'Devastating Blow' For Local Big Issue Seller

Dave Martin heart-broken he was unable to wish customers Happy Christmas

Cycle Library Created at Burlington Danes School
Cycle Library Created at Burlington Danes School

Bikes for adults and children available to encourage active travel at school

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

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

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

What Happens To Asylum Seekers in Hammersmith & Fulham
What Happens To Asylum Seekers in Hammersmith & Fulham

Home Office reported to be housing them in five hotels in the borough

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

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Community Pulls Together During Crisis

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

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

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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