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Hammersmith Bridge Ferry Now Due in September
Much delayed service might begin after the start of the school term
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Hammersmith Academy Named Sustainable School of the Year
Wins award for its gardening programme which encourages biodiversity
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District and Circle Line Closures for Nine Days in August
Track replacement work taking place on parts of both lines
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Maystar Estate Residents Fear Big Renovation Bills
Council wants to charge leaseholders in West Ken over £30,000
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Big Changes Proposed for Hammersmith and Fulham & Chelsea Seats
Boundary commission suggesting radical redrawing of local political map
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Violent Crime 'Suppressed' To Pre-pandemic Levels
Senior Met officer says bounce back in offending after lockdown to be expected
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Tube Passenger Numbers Expected To Recover Slowly
Not likely to get close to pre-pandemic levels until next March
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Hammersmith & Fulham Council Leader Urges NHS Data Opt Out
Fears that information could be sold to corporations
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Tory MP's Jack Russell Puppy Caused Deer Stampede
Danny Kruger fined following incident in Richmond Park
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Hospital Admissions Low Despite Rising Covid Infection Rates
Number of people in intensive care locally not increasing
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Covid-19 Cases in Hammersmith Remain Low
Only ten positive tests reported across the area in the last week
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Large Group of Travellers Arrive on Ravenscourt Park
Around ten caravans in encampment set up on Thursday night
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Call Made To Stop the Conversion of Shops into Homes
Think tank believes permitted development rights ruining high street
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E-scooter Enabled Crime Rising Quickly
Over 500 offences recorded in London over last year
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Government Offers To Pay for Third of Hammersmith Bridge Repair
Support provided as part of funding package for TfL
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Gardening Charity Based in Ravenscourt Park Seeks Volunteers
Looking to recruit people laid off during the pandemic
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Get Your Covid Vaccine Jab Now If You are Aged 30 or Over
Hammersmith & Fulham residents no longer need invitation from GP
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Hammersmith Police Officer Harassed Jogger
Receives final warning after being found guilty of gross misconduct
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Damning Food Hygiene Report for North End Road Takeaway
Inspectors described condition of East Ocean's equipment as 'disgusting'
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Hammersmith & Fulham Council Advises Not Travelling to Hounslow
Updated guidance appears to include trips to Chiswick
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Objectors Fail To Block Hammersmith Strip Club Licence
Committee unanimously backs Secret’s renewal application
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New Independent Pizza Restaurant Opening on King Street
Pop-up success prompted jazz musician to set up in Ravenscourt Park
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Residents Near Talgarth Road Concerned Over 'Student Bar'
Licence granted for Premier Inn next to accommodation building
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Mobility Aid Pop Up Taking Place in Tesco Brook Green
Supermarket and British Red Cross team up to provide secure distribution
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Hammersmith Bridge Could Partially Open This Summer
Government funding package might allow use by pedestrians and cyclists
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Tribute Paid To Hammersmith Councillor Mike Cartwright
Mayor of Hammersmith & Fulham lauds his lifetime of service
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Local Drug Gang Planned to Pose as NHS Workers
Mother and son duo laundered cash for one of London's largest coke dealers
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E-scooter Trial To Begin in Local Borough
Three companies have been given contract to provide rental service
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IKEA's Opening in Hammersmith Delayed
Originally planned for Spring it now expects to launch 'this winter'
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Local Patient Backlog Set To Increase Through to Summer
Over 2,000 have already had to wait more than a year for operation
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Blue Plaque for John Osborne in Brook Green
Look Back in Anger was written in a flat on Caithness Road
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Photo Sought of Fallen Soldier from Hammersmith
Group wants to commemorate Alfred Churchlow who is buried in a Dutch cemetery
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Ravenscourt Park Friends' Group Opposes parkrun Plan
Says weekly event would damage the park and disrupt other users
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Legal Challenge Made To Farmers' Market Ban
Lawyers claim council is using Covid-19 restrictions as a pretext
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Sacked Council Officer Blamed Grenfell Trauma for Absences
Rachael Wright-Turner goes to employment tribunal after losing six figure salary
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Shepherd's Bush Road Homeless Hostel Given Consent
Opposition from some residents fails to block St. Mungo's plan
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Goodbye kettle. Hello easy street. Or is it?
The Italian Plumber is on a quest for minimalism.
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Are You An Overweight Male, Non-Smoker Aged 18-65?
Imperial College Seeks Subjects For Study
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Artists At Home Open Studios To Return
Public will be invited to view works of 88 artists this September
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Lyric To Stage The Beauty Queen of Leenane
Major revival of award-winning play coming this autumn
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Forthcoming Roadworks in Hammersmith
Delays in store on Fulham Palace and Shepherd's Bush Roads
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125 Years of the Kelmscott Chaucer To Be Marked
Described as the crowning glory of William Morris's book printing venture
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Lyric Hammersmith To Reopen With a Triple Bill
Three new plays to be staged to live audiences in the summer
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Change of Location for Brook Green Market
Moving to St. Mary's School on Masbro Road with further expansion planned
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Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Hammersmith
Changes to tube and rail services during the crisis
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Irish Cultural Centre Launches Free Hotline
Even technophobes can now access weekly lunchtime performances
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Riverside Artists Group To Post Daily Postcards
Messages From Somewhere will showcase work of its members
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This Year's Ride London Event Cancelled
Festival of cycling was due to take place in May
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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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New Live Music Venue To Open at Olympia London
4.400 capacity will be biggest in West London larger than Hammersmith Apollo
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Auction Raises £6,870 for The Upper Room
Enthusiastic bidding at event organised on behalf of Artists at Home
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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 Launches Virtual Riverside
Programme of free online films and community events during lockdown
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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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 Leisure
Men: Are You Overweight And Trying For A Child?
Why not take part in a FREE weight loss programme?
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May Half-Term Family Fun at the London Transport Museum Depot in Acton Town
Explore the Capital's transport treasure trove
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The Upper Scale Home Delivery Service
Finest quality of fish delivered to your door.
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New Operator for Lyric Hammersmith Cafe
Outsider Tart will be opening outdoor space when lockdown regulations allow
 Property
Hammersmith Property Prices Rock Solid in Challenging Year
Covid-19, Brexit, cladding issues and a collapsing economy have little effect
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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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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
Lockdown 'Devastating Blow' For Hammersmith Big Issue Seller
Dave Martin heart-broken he was unable to wish customers Happy Christmas
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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 Post Office Set To Close
Branch inside WHSmith to shut due to Kings Mall redevelopment
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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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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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Latest Hammersmith Jobs
Employment opportunities in the local area
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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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