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Call Goes Out For Steward Volunteers in Hammersmith
Call Goes Out For Steward Volunteers in Hammersmith

Support needed for vaccination site at Novotel

Hammersmith Almshouses Hold Open Week
Hammersmith Almshouses Hold Open Week

Affordable new homes are available to older people in the borough

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 Bridge Ferry Now Due in September
Hammersmith Bridge Ferry Now Due in September

Much delayed service might begin after the start of the school term

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

Sir Howard Davies casts doubt on viability of Heathrow expansion

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

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

Maystar Estate Residents Fear Big Renovation Bills
Maystar Estate Residents Fear Big Renovation Bills

Council wants to charge leaseholders in West Ken over £30,000

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

Violent Crime
Violent Crime 'Suppressed' To Pre-pandemic Levels

Senior Met officer says bounce back in offending after lockdown to be expected

Tube Passenger Numbers Expected To Recover Slowly
Tube Passenger Numbers Expected To Recover Slowly

Not likely to get close to pre-pandemic levels until next March

Hammersmith & Fulham Council Leader Urges NHS Data Opt Out
Hammersmith & Fulham Council Leader Urges NHS Data Opt Out

Fears that information could be sold to corporations

Tory MP
Tory MP's Jack Russell Puppy Caused Deer Stampede

Danny Kruger fined following incident in Richmond Park

Hospital Admissions Low Despite Rising Covid Infection Rates
Hospital Admissions Low Despite Rising Covid Infection Rates

Number of people in intensive care locally not increasing

Covid-19 Cases in Hammersmith Remain Low
Covid-19 Cases in Hammersmith Remain Low

Only ten positive tests reported across the area in the last week

Large Group of Travellers Arrive on Ravenscourt Park
Large Group of Travellers Arrive on Ravenscourt Park

Around ten caravans in encampment set up on Thursday night

Call Made To Stop the Conversion of Shops into Homes
Call Made To Stop the Conversion of Shops into Homes

Think tank believes permitted development rights ruining high street

E-scooter Enabled Crime Rising Quickly
E-scooter Enabled Crime Rising Quickly

Over 500 offences recorded in London over last year

Government Offers To Pay for Third of Hammersmith Bridge Repair
Government Offers To Pay for Third of Hammersmith Bridge Repair

Support provided as part of funding package for TfL

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

Get Your Covid Vaccine Jab Now If You are Aged 30 or Over
Get Your Covid Vaccine Jab Now If You are Aged 30 or Over

Hammersmith & Fulham residents no longer need invitation from GP

Hammersmith Police Officer Harassed Jogger
Hammersmith Police Officer Harassed Jogger

Receives final warning after being found guilty of gross misconduct

Damning Food Hygiene Report for North End Road Takeaway
Damning Food Hygiene Report for North End Road Takeaway

Inspectors described condition of East Ocean's equipment as 'disgusting'

Hammersmith & Fulham Council Advises Not Travelling to Hounslow
Hammersmith & Fulham Council Advises Not Travelling to Hounslow

Updated guidance appears to include trips to Chiswick

Objectors Fail To Block Hammersmith Strip Club Licence
Objectors Fail To Block Hammersmith Strip Club Licence

Committee unanimously backs Secret’s renewal application

New Independent Pizza Restaurant Opening on King Street
New Independent Pizza Restaurant Opening on King Street

Pop-up success prompted jazz musician to set up in Ravenscourt Park

Residents Near Talgarth Road Concerned Over
Residents Near Talgarth Road Concerned Over 'Student Bar'

Licence granted for Premier Inn next to accommodation building

Mobility Aid Pop Up Taking Place in Tesco Brook Green
Mobility Aid Pop Up Taking Place in Tesco Brook Green

Supermarket and British Red Cross team up to provide secure distribution

Hammersmith Bridge Could Partially Open This Summer
Hammersmith Bridge Could Partially Open This Summer

Government funding package might allow use by pedestrians and cyclists

Tribute Paid To Hammersmith Councillor Mike Cartwright
Tribute Paid To Hammersmith Councillor Mike Cartwright

Mayor of Hammersmith & Fulham lauds his lifetime of 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

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

IKEA
IKEA's Opening in Hammersmith Delayed

Originally planned for Spring it now expects to launch 'this winter'

Local Patient Backlog Set To Increase Through to Summer
Local Patient Backlog Set To Increase Through to Summer

Over 2,000 have already had to wait more than a year for operation

Blue Plaque for John Osborne in Brook Green
Blue Plaque for John Osborne in Brook Green

Look Back in Anger was written in a flat on Caithness Road

Photo Sought of Fallen Soldier from Hammersmith
Photo Sought of Fallen Soldier from Hammersmith

Group wants to commemorate Alfred Churchlow who is buried in a Dutch cemetery

Ravenscourt Park Friends
Ravenscourt Park Friends' Group Opposes parkrun Plan

Says weekly event would damage the park and disrupt other users

Legal Challenge Made To Farmers
Legal Challenge Made To Farmers' Market Ban

Lawyers claim council is using Covid-19 restrictions as a pretext

Sacked Council Officer Blamed Grenfell Trauma for Absences
Sacked Council Officer Blamed Grenfell Trauma for Absences

Rachael Wright-Turner goes to employment tribunal after losing six figure salary

Shepherd
Shepherd's Bush Road Homeless Hostel Given Consent

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

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Hammersmith Property Prices Rock Solid in Challenging Year
Hammersmith Property Prices Rock Solid in Challenging Year

Covid-19, Brexit, cladding issues and a collapsing economy have little effect

Family Houses in Hammersmith Snapped Up During Pandemic
Family Houses in Hammersmith Snapped Up During Pandemic

Buyers still willing to pay high prices despite uncertainty

Is a Premium Still Justified for Hammersmith
Is a Premium Still Justified for Hammersmith's Great Transport Links?

Agents concerned that 'new normal' might not suit local property

Huge Kings Mall Car Park Redevelopment Moves a Step Closer
Huge Kings Mall Car Park Redevelopment Moves a Step Closer

Scheme including 17 storey tower to be completed by end of next year

£89 Million King Street Regeneration Budget Approved
£89 Million King Street Regeneration Budget Approved

Council plans to borrow to fund part of town hall redevelopment

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