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Stabilisation Work on Hammersmith Bridge Set To Begin
Project aims to reopen route to pedestrians and cyclists 'as soon as possible'
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Two Sought in Connection With Hammersmith Stabbing
Police seek witnesses to 'dramatic incident' in Brook Green area
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Double Decker Hammersmith Bridge Could Be Opened 'Within A Year'
Council put forward new proposal to Department for Transport
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Next Year's Boat Race Not Being Held On Thames
Putney to Mortlake route ruled unsafe due to Covid and Hammersmith Bridge
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TfL Restore Support For Visually Impaired on the Tube
Physical sighted assistance to be offered to passengers in need again
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Covid Admissions at Local Hospitals No Longer Rising
Trust hoping to cut backlog of treatments at Charing Cross and Hammersmith
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War of Words Over Hammersmith Bridge Intensifies
Claim that council reserves could fund repairs branded 'stupid and ignorant'
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Council Pledges To Enable Safe Care Home Christmas Visits
30-minute on the spot tests to be supplied for families of residents
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Sadiq Khan Says London Should Be Put In Tier 2 Lockdown
Any higher level of restriction would be 'hammer blow' to capital's economy
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Family Houses in Hammersmith Snapped Up During Pandemic
Buyers still willing to pay high prices despite uncertainty
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Proposal Made for Ferry Crossing at Harrods Wharf
Site offered free for river link between Barnes and Hammersmith
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Volunteers Wanted for New Covid-19 Vaccine Study
Urgent call for help with trials at Charing Cross Hospital
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Shaun Bailey Claims Tax Rise Could Be Needed To Fund Free Travel
Mayoral hopeful says keeping benefit for pensioners and children would be expensive
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Air Around Hammersmith School 'Illegally Toxic'
City Hall names St. Paul's Primary on list with above legal limit pollution
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Headcount Reduced and Climate Change Policies Slashed at City Hall
Mayor forced to make drastic cuts due to 'unprecedented' fall in tax revenue
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Two Year Jail Sentence for Prolific Bike Thief
One of charges against Francis Graham was a theft on Shepherd's Bush Road
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Number on Benefits in Hammersmith & Fulham Doubles
Local foodbank says demand has increased more than five times
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Fulham Boys Headteacher Says Exams Must Take Place Next Year
Alun Ebenezer urges government not to follow Wales’ decision
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Survey Shows 25% of Londoners Don't Want Covid Vaccine
Most get their news from YouTube rather than traditional sources
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Hammersmith & Fulham Teacher Exodus To Be Investigated
Workload, pay and housing thought to be factors in departures
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Task Force to Consider Temporary Road Traffic Bridge
Borough leader receives assurances that option will be investigated
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Woman Dies After Being Hit By Lorry in Hammersmith
Fatal collision took place on Shepherd's Bush Road
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Ikea Group Donation Helps Lyric Exceed Fund Raising Target
Hammersmith theatre receives £30,000 from next door neighbour
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Fight Against Hammersmith Hotel Tower Continues
Campaigners hoping government minister will block scheme
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Liverpool Style Mass-testing Planned for Hammersmith & Fulham
Council aiming to ramp up system 'very soon'
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Task Force Says Hammersmith Ferry 'Active in New Year'
Announces that TfL has been instructed to start procurement process
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Hammersmith & Fulham Winter Covid Appeal Launched
Aims to help locals most at risk from second lockdown
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Backlash Against Grassroots Sport Restrictions Grows
Campaigners say move aiming to limit spread of virus is senseless and harmful
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What The TfL Emergency Deal Means For Londoners
Transport Network gets funding for six months but with conditions
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Hammersmith Hospital ICU Staff Forced To Self-Isolate
Exposed to patients with non-Covid illnesses who later tested positive
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Met Deploys More Officers To Hammersmith and Fulham
Patrols to deal with Covid-19 regulation breaches due to high infection rate
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Six and a Half Years To Reopen Hammersmith Bridge
Task force hears toll might be needed to fund repair
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MP Sounds Alarm on Hammersmith and Fulham Infection Rate
Greg Hands says he is very concerned at latest figures
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Hammersmith Broadway Covid Cases Four Times London Average
No explanation given for high number of cases in area
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Local Schoolchildren To Be Given Tesco Vouchers
Those eligible for free school meals to get £15 worth for food over half term
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Tree Trail Launched in Ravenscourt Park
Friends group select 25 trees of particular interest for you to view
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Thames Path to Get Safety Patrols Over Winter Months
Richmond Council boosting security during Hammersmith Bridge closure
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Elderly Man Fights For Life After Being Hit On Fulham Palace Road
Involved in collision with lorry near Charing Cross Hospital
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Stephen Cowan Calls For Covid-19 Circuit Breaker
Council leader says move needed to stop exponential rise
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'Inspiring' Hammersmith Supermarket Worker With Down’s Syndrome Hailed
Emma Sarre has worked at the local Tesco for over seven years
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Hammersmith Hospital Nurse Has Message for Covid-19 Sceptics
Mina Long-John wishes conspiracy theorists could be shown the reality
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Hammersmith Post Office Set To Close
Branch inside WHSmith to shut due to Kings Mall redevelopment
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The Upper Scale Ltd
Finest quality of fish delivered to your door.
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26-28 Hammersmith Grove Is Set To Be Transformed With Revised Plans
Opinions are sought before 6th December
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Dancing With H By C. S. Fiore
Be ready for Christmas presents. Keep safe. Give a book.
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Raymond Briggs' Father Christmas Returns to the Lyric Hammersmith
Show which has brought festive joy for last eight years is back virtually
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Forthcoming Roadworks in Hammersmith
Delays in store on Fulham Palace and Shepherd's Bush Roads
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Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Hammersmith
Changes to tube and rail services during the crisis
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Online Chopin Concert Begins New Season at POSK
A programme of Polish cultural events on the internet
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Lyric Hammersmith Theatre Announces New Season
Community projects continue while socially distanced shows begin in New Year
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William Morris Society Launches Islamic Art Exhibition
A Place in Pattern: Islamic Art and its Influence in British Arts & Crafts
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Lyric Hammersmith Announces Panto Postponement
Blames uncertainty over government guidelines for public performances
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Prestigious Award for Hammersmith's POSK Cinema
Polish community-run venue named best film society in the UK
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Tenet the Big Draw for New Look Vue in Westfield
Cinema hoping Christopher Nolan film will encourage movie fans back
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Borough Leisure Centres Set For Phased Reopening
All visits must be pre-booked with walk-ins not allowed
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Riverside Studios Cinema Set To Open
A selection of classic films to be shown to a socially distanced audience
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West London Girls Schools Working Together in UCAS Week
St Augustine's, Ellen Wilkinson & Sacred Heart share ideas on university applications
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William Morris Society Launches Online Exhibition
Highlights from the collection cover the diverse interests of the artist
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Brook Green Market Now Open on Wednesday and Saturday
Offering fresh organic fruit and veg while taking all necessary precautions
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Riverside Studios Launches Virtual Riverside
Programme of free online films and community events during lockdown
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H&F Citizens Advice Bureau Are Still Here to Help
Local people urged to phone or email if they need advice and support
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How to Contact H&F Council During the Crisis
Customers advised to use phone or email after closure of King Street Service Centre
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Residents Offered Free Home Workouts and Fitness Classes
App for members of H&F's three Better leisure centres now open to all
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Have You Explored H&F Libraries' Online Resources?
Discover e-books, audio books, courses, learning for kids and much more
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Council Reopens Parks in Hammersmith & Fulham
Opened on 'trial basis' with social distancing laws to be enforced
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H&F Extinction Rebellion's Weekly Meetings Go Virtual
Get involved online every Tuesday and give your views on the New Normal
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Priority Shopping Hours in Supermarkets and Foodstores
Find the times reserved for the elderly, NHS staff and social care workers
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H&F People's Theatre Company Hits Fundraising Target
Local groups and individuals invited to take on roles in upcoming stage production
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We Have Exciting News To Share With You!
Discover Classic Deli Online Gourmet Shop for you to Cook like a Chef at home!
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"You Need A Holiday", She Said
The Italian Plumber takes the plunge... or does he?
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Chiswick and Bedford Park Preparatory School
Inspiring young minds
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Pizza Express to Close Fulham Palace Road Branch
Restaurant opposite Charing Cross Hospital one of 73 axed nationally
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Byron Burgers Looks Set to Close Local Branches
New owners keeping Westfield restaurant but not interested in Hammersmith
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The Challenge of Making the Peartree a Pub Again
Daz Seager describes the path to normality as a minefield
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Sam's Riverside Restaurant Set to Return
In the meantime they are holding online celebrity quiz night
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IKEA To Open Store in Hammersmith
Taking over Kings Mall with a new format for Swedish furniture chain
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Residents Invited to Become Friends of Olympia London
New scheme will offer priority bookings and exclusive discounts
 Property
Hotel Plan Would 'Make Hammersmith the Next Croydon'
Sadiq Khan urged to block 23 storey tower on Talgarth Road
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Is a Premium Still Justified for Hammersmith's Great Transport Links?
Agents concerned that 'new normal' might not suit local property
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Huge Kings Mall Car Park Redevelopment Moves a Step Closer
Scheme including 17 storey tower to be completed by end of next year
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£89 Million King Street Regeneration Budget Approved
Council plans to borrow to fund part of town hall redevelopment
 Community
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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90 Years Since Chick 'Cocky' Knight's Hammersmith Bridge Heroics
Second time that local wrestler had rescued someone from drowning
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Pianist Performs to West Kensington From Her Flat
Harriet Stubbs planning to continue playing for neighbours through the summer
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Hammersmith & Fulham Rugby Youngsters Raise £50,000 for NHS
Ball passed by players the distance between Twickenham and Murrayfield
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Olympia London Taken Over by Foodbank and Community Volunteers
Providing 'massive increase' in food support for residents in need
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Brackenbury Pupils Create Messages of Love to NHS and Key Workers
Dalling Road primary aims to display rainbows in every window
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Hotline Launched by Council to Support Vulnerable Residents
People who need help, or friends and family urged to get in touch
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Royal Trinity Hospice Launches Urgent Appeal
Funds needed after closure of 32 charity shops including four in H&F
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Hammersmith and Fulham's Community Comes Together
Neighbours join forced to help those who are vulnerable during the crisis
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H&F Council Seek To Mobilise Volunteer Army
Fit and able residents urged to join community action network to help the vulnerable
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H&F Foodbank Promises to Stay Open During Crisis
And appeals to local community to keep donating much needed food
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Latest Hammersmith Jobs
Employment opportunities in the local area
 Forum
Hammersmith Bridge: modern engineering vs English Heritage
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Poppy's restaurant in Brackenbury Rd
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Free chairs available!
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Volunteer! Read with children
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