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Huge Rise in Free School Meal Provision in the Borough
Huge Rise in Free School Meal Provision in the Borough

Increase of 60% in secondary schools over last five years

Santander Cycles Launches e-bikes and Changes Pricing Structure
Santander Cycles Launches e-bikes and Changes Pricing Structure

Daily access charge scrapped and replaced with monthly membership

Terrorist from Hammersmith Arrested at Luton Airport
Terrorist from Hammersmith Arrested at Luton Airport

Aine Davis flew into the country after being released from Turkish prison

Members Sought for Old Oak Development Community Review Group
Members Sought for Old Oak Development Community Review Group

Holds meeting to discuss policy and proposals

Emergency Cuts Possible as TfL Runs on Cash Reserves
Emergency Cuts Possible as TfL Runs on Cash Reserves

No funding agreed before bailout settlement deadline

Local Bus Services to Be Disrupted by Two Days of Strikes
Local Bus Services to Be Disrupted by Two Days of Strikes

London Underground dispute could be taking place at same time

Thirty People Flee Fire in Block of Flats on Heathstan Road
Thirty People Flee Fire in Block of Flats on Heathstan Road

Baby taken to hospital after suffering from smoke inhalation

Council Teams Up with Refuge to Help Tackle Domestic Abuse
Council Teams Up with Refuge to Help Tackle Domestic Abuse

Adding to the existing to tackle violence against women and girls

Second Phase of Television Centre Scheme to Begin
Second Phase of Television Centre Scheme to Begin

This part of development will include 25-storey skyscraper and 511 flats

Derelict Land on Askew Road Up for Auction This Week
Derelict Land on Askew Road Up for Auction This Week

Planning permission for new building means guide price of £400,000

W12
W12's Hoxton Hotel Unveiled Ahead of November Launch

Covers come off building as group begins hunting for staff

Writer and Actor from Shepherd
Writer and Actor from Shepherd's Bush Gets Her Big Break at the Lyric

Kane Feagan benefits from the theatre's talent development scheme

Girls
Girls' and Women's Game Taking Off at Shepherd's Bush Cricket Club

Huge growth in new members in the junior ranks

Ravenscourt Park Paddling Pool Back in Action
Ravenscourt Park Paddling Pool Back in Action

Online booking system in place to cope with demand during hot weather

A Chance to See the Secrets of Shepherd
A Chance to See the Secrets of Shepherd's Bush Tube Station

London Transport Museum adding it to its Hidden London tour series

London
London's Transport Network 'a Hotbed of Sexual Harassment'

Zan Moon catalogues the experiences of women and girls on buses and tubes

Greater London Authority Procurement Process Questioned
Greater London Authority Procurement Process Questioned

Report says 'reason to be concerned' about way money is spent

Local Parkinson
Local Parkinson's Support Group at Risk of Closure

Urgent appeal made for volunteers in Hammersmith and Fulham

West Kensington Nursery Head Retires After 30 Years
West Kensington Nursery Head Retires After 30 Years

Sue Munns taught younger children across the borough during her career

Sadiq Khan Pays Tribute to London
Sadiq Khan Pays Tribute to London's Firefighters

Heatwave sees London Fire Brigade have its busiest week since the Blitz

View Plans for Final Space at White City Campus
View Plans for Final Space at White City Campus

Drop-in event on Tuesday will show off new student accommodation on Shinfield Street

No Funding Deal on Horizon for TfL Says Mayor
No Funding Deal on Horizon for TfL Says Mayor

Warns that more services cuts could happen in the near future

Opposition Grows To Bus Cuts in Hammersmith & Fulham
Opposition Grows To Bus Cuts in Hammersmith & Fulham

Council criticises plan to scrap routes in the borough

QPR Unveils New Home and Away Kits
QPR Unveils New Home and Away Kits

New shirt designs revealed at Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School

The Listening Place Seeks To Recruit More Volunteers
The Listening Place Seeks To Recruit More Volunteers

Provides face to face support for people considering suicide

Local Writer Named Film London Lodestar 2022
Local Writer Named Film London Lodestar 2022

Ruth Greenberg judged to be innovative creator to watch for the future

Bags of Cannabis Found Near Shepherd
Bags of Cannabis Found Near Shepherd's Bush Green Playground

Criminals also hiding knives under children's roundabout

Resident Waits Eight Years To Have Leak Fixed
Resident Waits Eight Years To Have Leak Fixed

Ombudsman calls Shepherds Bush Housing Group's response 'appalling'

The Green Project Shepherd
The Green Project Shepherd's Bush Wins Environmental Award

Hammersmith Society praises 'remarkable' community initiative in Sawley Road

Fifteen Arrests in Crackdown on Drug Dealing in Shepherd
Fifteen Arrests in Crackdown on Drug Dealing in Shepherd's Bush

Ten warrants executed simultaneously in dawn swoop

Firm Run By Lifelong Fan Becomes QPR
Firm Run By Lifelong Fan Becomes QPR's New Shirt Sponsor

Three-year deal signed with investment firm Convivia

MOAT Sixth Formers Take Over Bush Hall
MOAT Sixth Formers Take Over Bush Hall

Pupils learn how to successfully run a music venue

Afghanistan
Afghanistan's Top Female Judge Now Calls the Borough Home

Women's rights expert Fawzia Amini fled from the Taliban

Ministry of Sound To Move Into Westfield
Ministry of Sound To Move Into Westfield

Opening gym, restaurant and rooftop bar in former House of Fraser store

Blue Peter Time Capsule Reopened at Television Centre
Blue Peter Time Capsule Reopened at Television Centre

Container was rediscovered buried under the car park in 1981

Distinctive White City Tower Wins Design Award
Distinctive White City Tower Wins Design Award

Architects' institute praises The Sir Michael Uren Hub

Council Called Out Over Lack of School Streets
Council Called Out Over Lack of School Streets

Borough only one in inner London not to have a programme

Angry Child Blamed for Poor Report for Shepherd
Angry Child Blamed for Poor Report for Shepherd's Bush Nursery

Manager of Ladybird Nursery says that OFSTED 'inadequate' rating unfair

MP Blasts Plans for Wormwood Scrubs Governor
MP Blasts Plans for Wormwood Scrubs Governor's House

Proposals would see high-risk offenders housed in building

Doorstep Library Wants Reading Volunteers
Doorstep Library Wants Reading Volunteers

Help bring the joy of books to children across the borough

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What To Do With A Leaky Radiator And Other Plumbing Problems
What To Do With A Leaky Radiator And Other Plumbing Problems

Question and answer session with The Italian Plumber

CS Stags 1863 Players Wanted
CS Stags 1863 Players Wanted

All players welcome to join this long established and sociable club

A heatwave is on the way!
A heatwave is on the way!

Tips to stay well in the hot weather from Home Instead Hammersmith and Chiswick

Roadworks Ahead in Shepherd
Roadworks Ahead in Shepherd's Bush

Expect traffic delays across the W12 area

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

Changes to rail and tube services due to engineering works

Free Ocean Explorers Show at Westfield This Summer
Free Ocean Explorers Show at Westfield This Summer

Interactive play experience offers educational activities

It
It's Time to Make Plans for Christmas

Oh yes it is! Tickets on sale now for panto and seasonal circus

'Painting Ulysses' At The Irish Cultural Centre Hammersmith

Visual Art Exhibition showcases scenes from James Joyce's masterpiece

East Acton Platform Closure Extended Until Autumn
East Acton Platform Closure Extended Until Autumn

Condition of station worse than expected when work started

Charity Auction Raises £4,690 for The Upper Room
Charity Auction Raises £4,690 for The Upper Room

Artists At Home helps support the homeless this winter

Dancing on the Ceiling at Westfield
Dancing on the Ceiling at Westfield

The Upside Down House can be visited outside the shopping centre

Local Samaritans Branch Celebrates 50th Anniversary
Local Samaritans Branch Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Guest speakers, former directors and former volunteers attend party

Parentsactive Support Group Celebrates 20th Anniversary
Parentsactive Support Group Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Provides network for parents and carers of children with disabilities

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Artist Celebrates the Legacy of Punk

Illuminati Neon launches solo show – The Art of Chaos

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

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

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

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

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

Richard Burke inspired to support the Wormwood Scrubs Pony Centre

Lifestyle

John Parnham
John Parnham's Kids World at Ravenscourt Park This Summer

Funfair, splash pool, sandpit, adventure playground and Dino Experience!

An Enchanting Taste of Tuscany in the Heart of West London
An Enchanting Taste of Tuscany in the Heart of West London

Villa di Geggiano's special lunch menu

Dear Grace To Move into White City Place
Dear Grace To Move into White City Place

Food and drink retailer taking over former Wellbourne Brasserie premises

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

Application for change of use with reopening at end of year

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

Albertine Closes Its Doors Forever
Albertine Closes Its Doors Forever

Legendary Wood Lane wine bar serves last customer

New Craft Beer Shop To Open on Wood Lane
New Craft Beer Shop To Open on Wood Lane

House of Cans will be in a railway arch by the tube station

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

Property

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Property Market 'Changed Forever'

Prices north of Uxbridge Road believed to be outperforming

Stamp Duty Panic Fuels Demand for Shepherd
Stamp Duty Panic Fuels Demand for Shepherd's Bush Houses

Discount deadline causes stressful time for estate agents

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

32-Storey Skyscraper Planned For White City

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

Community

Afrobeat Legend Fela Kuti Gets Blue Plaque in Shepherd
Afrobeat Legend Fela Kuti Gets Blue Plaque in Shepherd's Bush

Nigerian musician commemorated at former Stanlake Road home

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Woman Attends Buckingham Palace Big Lunch

Nureen Glaves helping plan festivities for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Black Bond Actor Furious After Son Fined in Shepherd
Black Bond Actor Furious After Son Fined in Shepherd's Bush

Colin Salmon claims he was targeted for stop and search

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

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

Traders welcome presence of local team as deterrent against crime

'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

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