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West Kensington Teen Charged After Gunpoint Robbery
Four people allegedly threatened taxi driver with weapon and stole his car
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TfL Launches Campaign Against Sexual Harassment
Posters appear across transport network to send 'strong message'
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Hammersmith Flat is Thinner Than a Tube Train Carriage
Studio just over 2 metres wide will cost you £800 a month
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3-year-old Girl Allegedly Sexually Assaulted in Brook Green
Police step up patrols in area after incident
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Call for ULEZ Exemption for the Disabled
Scheme described as discriminatory against Blue Badge holders
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Reports of Homophobic Attacks Reach Ten-year High
June was the worst month on record for anti-LGBTQ+ hate crimes in London
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Police Challenge Decision Not To Sack Their Own Officer
PC Imran Aftab harassed woman jogging in Hammersmith
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Hi-tech Rickshaw To Carry People Across Hammersmith Bridge
City Shuffle service will be bookable online
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Food Vouchers Being Distributed Over Half Term
Extra support for families entitled to free school meals
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Cyclist Fights for Life After Fulham Palace Road Collision
Victim in hospital after being hit by a bus
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London Has More Statutes of Animals Than Women Says Report
Only four per cent of monuments in the capital are to a named female
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Supply Problems Impacting Building of Affordable Homes
Rising building costs and materials shortage making some schemes unviable
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London Could Need 60,000 Electric Vehicle Charging Points
Report says lack of available land obstacle to expanding infrastructure
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One Millionth Rose Voucher Given Out at North End Road Market
Scheme aims to help families in need in the borough
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Local Youth Charged with Twickenham Murder
16-year-old from the borough accused of broad daylight stabbing
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Night Tube Set To Return in November
Service being reintroduced initially on Central and Victoria Lines
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No Fireworks Display in Ravenscourt Park This Year
Council scraps event due to continuing high rates of Covid-19
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250,000 on London's Council Home Waiting List
Capital described as 'epicentre of the housing crisis'
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New Call For London To Have Smart Road Charging
Think tank believes levies on motorists should be based on miles travelled
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Insulate Britain Banned From Chiswick Roundabout and Hammersmith Gyratory
TfL obtains injunction to prevent key junctions being blocked
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Former Slaves Given Hammersmith Blue Plaque
Ellen and William Craft honoured at former Cambridge Grove Home
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More Artists Join Barons Court Project's Initiative
HomeLess Made selling greeting cards and t-shirts
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Santander Cycle Hire Use Reaches Record Level
Over 1 million hires during the month of September
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London Firefighters Down By a Thousand Over Last Decade
Union blames government cuts for decline in service
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Mayor Says Recent Cases Have 'Shattered Confidence' in the Police
Calls for thorough inquiry into Met failings
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Most HGVs Already Meet ULEZ Standards
Non-compliant larger vehicles would face charge of £300 a day
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£1.7 Billion Needed To Keep London's Transport Running
TfL argues more funds should be given for Piccadilly line signalling
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Dumped Hammersmith Fridge Becoming Local Landmark
Fly-tipped appliance has been on Leamore Street for over a month
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Hammersmith MP Joins Call for Ban on Injury Compensation Calls
Andy Slaughter pushing for more cold calling restrictions
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TFL Seeks To Act on Falling Mask Compliance
Mayor wants government to introduce byelaw to allow fines to be issued
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Think Tank Calls For E-scooter Legalisation
Believes more transport options will decrease reliance on cars
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Weekly Capping Being Introduced for Oyster on Tube and Rail
Measure means it is no longer necessary to buy a weekly Travelcard
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Jennifer Arcuri Claims PM Did Not Ask For Her To Go on Trips
Says their relationship had no bearing on her being included
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Heavy Rainfall Forces Kings Mall Closures
Leaks from the ceiling shut parts of the shopping centre
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Nearly Half the Borough's Schools Contain Harmful Materials
Seven buildings found to have most harmful type of asbestos
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Safety is Paramount Says Hammersmith Academy Headteacher
Covid testing regime in place as schools return
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Chick 'Cocky' Knight's Hammersmith Bridge Heroics Final Recognised
Mayor honours former wrestler who saved two people from drowning
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Refurb of Ravenscourt Court Park Cafe Set To Begin
Project scheduled to be completed by next Spring
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Mercury Prize for Hammersmith's Arlo Park
Locally born singer/song-writer wins for her debut album
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First Afghan Refugee Family Arrives in Hammersmith & Fulham
Four properties identified in the borough as suitable housing
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Solicitor Accused of Injecting Blood into Food
Leoaai Elghareeb charged with targeting Fulham Palace Road supermarkets
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Five Local Men Jailed for Killing Taekwondo Star
Gang refuse to reveal why they ran over and beat teenager to death
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Vaccine Take Up Stalls in Hammersmith and Fulham
Less than half of younger age groups have had the jab
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Hammersmith Bridge Stabilisation To Cost Less Than Expected
Council to proceed with project that will be finished within a year
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Convicted Terrorist Drove Hammersmith & Fulham Bin Lorry
Breached terms of his release by not informing authorities
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Blind Campaigners Call for E-scooter Trial To Be Ditched
Claim they are a trip hazard and make disabled people fearful to leave home
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More Details Emerge of Upgraded King Street Cycleway
Council says new design will be bi-directional as in permanent scheme
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It Shouldn't Happen To A Plumber
A Halloween Tale
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Emery Walker's House Trust Online Talks for Autumn
Next up William Simmonds, Arts & Crafts Puppets and Carvings
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Elizabeth McGovern Starring in Play at the Riverside Studios
'AVA: The Secret Conversations' is the theatre's first big production of next year
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Forthcoming Roadworks in Hammersmith
Delays in store on due to local road and lane closures
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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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London's New Year Fireworks Display Cancelled
Event called off due to 'uncertainties caused by Covid'
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Transport Disruption Ahead in Hammersmith
Engineering work affecting tube and rail services this weekend
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Emery Walker and the Private Press Movement
First exhibition at Emery Walker's House opens this August
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Riverside Artists Group Launches River Theme Projects
Events include clay workshops in Brentford and a Whistler Walk along the Thames
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Banned Farmer's Market Organiser Takes Council To Court
Man behind Ravenscourt Park and Bishop's Park markets sues the borough
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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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Irish Cultural Centre Launches Free Hotline
Even technophobes can now access weekly lunchtime performances
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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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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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John Parnham Kidz World At Eelbrook Common and Normand Park
Lots of fun for all the family
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 Leisure
Welcome To Promised Care Ltd
Careworkers to provide live-in and live-out care to private clients
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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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Damning Food Hygiene Report for North End Road Takeaway
Inspectors described condition of East Ocean's equipment as 'disgusting'
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New Operator for Lyric Hammersmith Cafe
Outsider Tart will be opening outdoor space when lockdown regulations allow
 Property
Hammersmith & Fulham House Prices Rise Sharply
Estate agent believes bridge fiasco one reason for 15% increase
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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
Photo Sought of Fallen Soldier from Hammersmith
Group wants to commemorate Alfred Churchlow who is buried in a Dutch cemetery
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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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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
 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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