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Mixed Views on Living Next to HS2 Construction Site
Mixed Views on Living Next to HS2 Construction Site

Old Oak Common may become main London terminal

Hundreds Sign Petition Against
Hundreds Sign Petition Against 'Stop and Search' for Dog Owners

Claim proposed measures would penalise well-behaved pets

Sadiq Khan Expresses Regret over Rising Fares and Tax
Sadiq Khan Expresses Regret over Rising Fares and Tax

Claims increases have been forced on him by the government

Rough Sleeping Numbers Surge in London
Rough Sleeping Numbers Surge in London

Over three thousand people recorded as being on the streets

Angry Scenes over ULEZ at City Hall Event
Angry Scenes over ULEZ at City Hall Event

Mayor barracked while Martin Lewis raises concerns about scheme's impact

Bush Theatre Named as Theatre of the Year
Bush Theatre Named as Theatre of the Year

Joint winner of top prize in The Stage Awards 2023

Thumbs Down from Council for Charecroft Way Monopole
Thumbs Down from Council for Charecroft Way Monopole

But new application for 5G telecoms mast already made for Australia Road

Borough
Borough's Anti-social Behaviour Hotspots Revealed

Shepherd's Bush Green, Ashcroft Square and Margravine cemetery all feature

Askew Road Artisan Bakery Diversifies to Survive
Askew Road Artisan Bakery Diversifies to Survive

October 26 now running book shop with focus on female authors

Council Scheme Sees Abandoned Bikes Given to Refugees
Council Scheme Sees Abandoned Bikes Given to Refugees

Refurbished cycles distributed by West London Welcome

HF Council Tax Increased By Maximum Allowed
HF Council Tax Increased By Maximum Allowed

Council blames rising budget shortfall on Ukraine, Brexit and inflation

National Award for Ravenscourt Park Prep Librarian
National Award for Ravenscourt Park Prep Librarian

Jenny Griffiths named Primary School Librarian of the Year

Residents Warned of Door-to-door Tea Towel Scam
Residents Warned of Door-to-door Tea Towel Scam

Ex-criminals reported to be targeting women living alone

Council Tax Exemption for Second and Empty Homes Ended
Council Tax Exemption for Second and Empty Homes Ended

Move could bring in extra £3 million

Biggest Rise in Tube and Bus Fares for A Decade
Biggest Rise in Tube and Bus Fares for A Decade

Average cost of travel to rise by nearly six per cent

Could You Become a Shepherd
Could You Become a Shepherd's Bush Market Trader?

Join a drop in session and learn how to join the community

Three White City Professors Awarded New Year Honours
Three White City Professors Awarded New Year Honours

Including two OBEs and a rare Royal Victorian Order given by King Charles

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Man Shot Dead in Jamaica

Sean Patterson may have been victim of contract killing

Emissions Based Parking Charges Approved
Emissions Based Parking Charges Approved

Council says new rates will reduce cost for 80% of residents

Twelve Years in Prison for Blythe Road Barber Who Funded ISIS
Twelve Years in Prison for Blythe Road Barber Who Funded ISIS

Convicted rapist Tarek Namouz shouts 'May Allah destroy you' when sentenced

Rapper Convicted After Being Found with Gun at Savoy Circus
Rapper Convicted After Being Found with Gun at Savoy Circus

Jyrelle O'Connor, known as Loski, was involved in gang warfare

Council Launches Blitz on Sales of Illegal Tobacco
Council Launches Blitz on Sales of Illegal Tobacco

Nearly 50,000 cigarettes found in raids on three shops across the borough

Crackdown on Crime in Shepherd
Crackdown on Crime in Shepherd's Bush Announced

Police and council react to residents' concerns over personal safety

Ministry of Sound Gets Green Light for House of Fraser Conversion
Ministry of Sound Gets Green Light for House of Fraser Conversion

Former store premises to be turned into offices and gym

Hammersmith Society Delivers Damning Verdict on Clean Air Neighbourhoods
Hammersmith Society Delivers Damning Verdict on Clean Air Neighbourhoods

Describes the policy as potentially discriminatory

E-Bikes and Scooters Could be Banned from Thames Path
E-Bikes and Scooters Could be Banned from Thames Path

Council asks residents for views following walkers' safety concerns

Council Presents Shepherd
Council Presents Shepherd's Bush Flat Residents with £1million Bill

Becklow Gardens homeowner says work unnecessary and unwanted

Police Believe They Have Caught Phone Snatch Gang
Police Believe They Have Caught Phone Snatch Gang

Trio arrested smoking pot in car on Pennard Road

New Potential Blow to QPR Stadium Plans
New Potential Blow to QPR Stadium Plans

The Friends of Wormwood Scrubs supporting rival scheme for lido

Hammersmith and Fulham UK
Hammersmith and Fulham UK's Most Sleep Disturbed Area

More noise complaints per head than anywhere else

Crack Addicts Invading Streets Near Shepherd
Crack Addicts Invading Streets Near Shepherd's Bush Green Say Residents

One compares it to like living in an episode of 'The Wire'

Woman Used Dead Mother
Woman Used Dead Mother's Blue Badge to Park in Shepherd's Bush

Council employee could now face the sack

Crackdown Planned on Dangerous Thames Path Cycling
Crackdown Planned on Dangerous Thames Path Cycling

Stricter rules could mean fines for anyone riding 'recklessly'

Man Could Face Jail for Attack on Woman Outside Defector
Man Could Face Jail for Attack on Woman Outside Defector's Weld

VIP lifestyle manager barged victim to the ground breaking her leg

Council Boosts CCTV Surveillance in White City
Council Boosts CCTV Surveillance in White City

Part of a borough-wide upgrade to camera network

Plans for Future of Shepherd
Plans for Future of Shepherd's Bush Market Site to Be Revealed

Owner wants build office block and housing on Old Laundry Yard

Council
Council 'Break Promise' To Fix 81-year-old Hammersmith Woman's Heating

Left in cold for two days in her King Street flat

White City Man Hospitalised after Mixing Household Cleaners
White City Man Hospitalised after Mixing Household Cleaners

Combination of limescale remover and bleach released toxic fumes

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Local care company celebrates London Living Wage accreditation
Local care company celebrates London Living Wage accreditation

Home Instead Hammersmith & Chiswick cares for its care professionals as well as its clients

Another Chance to See the Hidden Parts of Shepherd
Another Chance to See the Hidden Parts of Shepherd's Bush Tube Station

London Transport Museum launches a new series of tours

Roadworks Ahead in Shepherd
Roadworks Ahead in Shepherd's Bush

Expect traffic delays across the W12 area

Open House Event Organised for Ukrainians and Their Sponsors
Open House Event Organised for Ukrainians and Their Sponsors

To be held at the Quaker Meeting House in Bradmore Road

New Season of The Upper Room Lectures Announced
New Season of The Upper Room Lectures Announced

Speakers include Dame Sheila Hancock, Mallory Horrill and Jeremy Vine

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

Changes to rail and tube services due to engineering works

Local Artist to Hold Exhibition at Mini Golf Course
Local Artist to Hold Exhibition at Mini Golf Course

Michael Haran raising funds for the Upper Room and The Peru Mission in Acton Park

Artists at Home Auction Raises Money for the Homeless
Artists at Home Auction Raises Money for the Homeless

Charity fundraiser brings in over three thousand pounds

Mary
Mary's Meals Celebrates its 20th Anniversary in White City

Supporters of school feeding charity gather for special event

Rowan Runs Virtual Half Marathon as Real Thing is Postponed
Rowan Runs Virtual Half Marathon as Real Thing is Postponed

Coningham Ward councillor raises hundreds for Upper Room charity

Doorstep Library Wants Reading Volunteers
Doorstep Library Wants Reading Volunteers

Help bring the joy of books to children across the borough

Go Behind the Scenes at White City Campus
Go Behind the Scenes at White City Campus

Free walking tours on offer to people living or working in the area

Blue Plaque for Island Records Unveiled in St. Peter
Blue Plaque for Island Records Unveiled in St. Peter's Square

Acts such as Bob Marley recorded in the building

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

The Upside Down House can be visited outside the shopping centre

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Artist Celebrates the Legacy of Punk

Illuminati Neon launches solo show – The Art of Chaos

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

Urgent appeal made for volunteers in Hammersmith and Fulham

Two Upcoming Events for Urban Partnership Group
Two Upcoming Events for Urban Partnership Group

An art exhibition by Cecil Hayter and the annual general meeting

RMT Train Drivers to Join ASLEF in Strike Action
RMT Train Drivers to Join ASLEF in Strike Action

Participation of two unions will significantly disrupt local services

Lifestyle

Women’s Health A-Z Event at The Door W4
Women’s Health A-Z Event at The Door W4

Clear your doubts. Understand your body. Take charge of your health.

Defector
Defector's Weld Set for Major Upgrade in 2023

Brewery to make ‘large investment' in improving popular Uxbridge Road pub

W12
W12's Hoxton Hotel Unveiled Ahead of November Launch

Covers come off building as group begins hunting for staff

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

Huge growth in new members in the junior ranks

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

Property

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Property Market 'Changed Forever'

Prices north of Uxbridge Road believed to be outperforming

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

Community

Doorstep Library Makes Appeal for More Volunteers
Doorstep Library Makes Appeal for More Volunteers

Help bring the joy of books to children across the borough

Plaque Installed on Bassein Park Road for Original Black Supermodel
Plaque Installed on Bassein Park Road for Original Black Supermodel

Fanny Eaton was a favourite of the Pre-Raphaelites

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Barbers Launch Lost and Found App

Fyne Blades pair aiming to help people locate misplaced items

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

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

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

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

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

Traders welcome presence of local team as deterrent against crime

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

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