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Congestion Charge Extension May Be Condition of TfL Grant
Government reportedly wants them to extend zone to North and South Circulars
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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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TfL Rejects Coach Service Solution For Local School Children
H&F Council proposed system for those affected by Hammersmith Bridge closure
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Mayor Reacts As London Prepares For Tier 2 Lockdown
Sadiq Khan warns of difficult winter ahead
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Council Leader Says Facemasks Best Weapon Against Virus
Stephen Cowan warns of possible tougher measures and challenging winter
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'Inspiring' Hammesmith 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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Mayor Says New London Restrictions High Likely
Capital currently on lowest tier of new Government system
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IKEA To Rebrand Kings Mall Shopping Centre
New concept of mixed use retail and community space to be introduced
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Emergency Musical Instruments Sent To Quarantined Students
50 residents of Royal College of Music Halls on Goldhawk Road self-isolating
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London Lockdown 'Unlikely' To Happen This Week
Mayor says if move necessary it should happen across all boroughs
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Dramatic Night Time Rescue Near Hammersmith Bridge
Chiswick Lifeboat proves it is a 24/7 search and rescue operation
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Lyric Hammersmith Theatre Launches Fundraising Appeal
Wants to raise £50,000 to help ensure it can survive next few months
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Road Deaths in London Rose Significantly Last Year
125 people killed in collisions with cyclist fatalities more than halved
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Council Accused of Ignoring Mother's Plea to Be Rehoused
Her GP says mould in flat responsible for daughter’s breathing problems
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Hammersmith Ferry To Operate By 'Early Next Year'
Bridge Taskforce announces river crossing as preferred short term solution
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Scrapping of Free Travel for Under 18s Delayed
Zip cards to remain valid on buses until Spring next year
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Local Hospitals To Provide Covid-proof Surgery Hubs
System will allow for patients without the virus to receive treatment
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Transport Use Largely Unchanged After Work From Home Directive
Tube and bus travel numbers only down slightly
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Over Fifth of Lyric Hammersmith Staff Face the Sack
Artistic director says move is needed to ensure theatre's survival
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Mayor Says TfL Bailout Needed To Save London's Economy
Warns of a 'Government-lead spiral of disinvestment' in transport network
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Court Rules That Uber is Now 'Fit and Proper'
Licence restored permanently after it had been revoked due to safety concerns
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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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Man Suspected of Stealing £10,000 Worth of Bikes Face Trial
Francis Graham accused of a spree of thefts including in Hammersmith
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Paid Dog Walkers Now Need To Have Licence
Council says it is introducing measure to increase safety and reduce fouling
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Gangs Unit Aims to Stem Tide of Rising Youth Crime
Police specialists to be based at Hammersmith & Fulham council offices
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Council Dismisses Reports of a No Smoking at Home Policy
Claims had been made that staff had been banned from lighting up
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Four Local Schoolchildren Test Positive for Covid-19
Borough education head says pupils being sent home will happen regularly
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Over 1,000 Children Affected By Hammersmith Bridge Closure
Council meeting welcomes taskforce but Minister criticised for 'broken promises'
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Meeting Discusses Next Options for Hammersmith Bridge
New permanent crossing now being considered
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Raise Funds for Maggie's and Take Part in Virtual Culture Crawl
A chance to see an exclusive Rick Astley performance from your sofa
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Hammersmith Police Station Set To Reopen
Facility finally back in action after four year closure
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Over 100 Untested Patients Discharged into Care Homes
West London hospitals were only testing those in contact with infected person
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Asylum Seekers Moved To Hammersmith After Covid Outbreak
Home Office transferred them to local hotel without informing council
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Councillor Condemns Sainsbury's Over Facemask Policy
Supermarket singled out for criticism due to lack of enforcement
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New Sixth Form College Opens in Hammersmith
Moat School caters for pupils with unique learning profiles and learning difficulties
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Hammersmith & Fulham London's Second Highest for Covid
Borough infection rates now at the level UK quarantines other countries
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Hotel Plan Would 'Make Hammersmith the Next Croydon'
Sadiq Khan urged to block 23 storey tower on Talgarth Road
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Local Bus Services Altered Due to Hammersmith Bridge Closure
Timetables amended to reflect changing patterns of usage
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Charing Cross Nurse Returns To Work Following Covid-19 Battle
Ralph Deocampo had been cheered out of hospital after surviving virus
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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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Mixed Emotions for A Level Students in Local Schools
Exceptional results at Latymer but state school students feel cheated by system
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Locally-based Charity Proving to Be Lifeline for Disabled Children
Acton on Disability’s summer camp providing relief after lockdown
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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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Borough Leisure Centres Set For Phased Reopening
All visits must be pre-booked with walk-ins not allowed
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Defiance of Government Credited with Low Care Home Death Rate
Charing Cross & Hammersmith Hospitals tested for virus before discharge
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Hammersmith Post Office Set To Close
Branch inside WHSmith to shut due to Kings Mall redevelopment
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An archive of stories published in this site's newsletter
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The Upper Scale
Our fish home delivery service is here to stay!
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Forthcoming Roadworks in Hammersmith
Delays in store on Fulham Palace and Shepherd's Bush Roads
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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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Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Hammersmith
Changes to tube and rail services during the crisis
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Lyric Hammersmith Announces Panto Postponement
Blames uncertainty over government guidelines for public performances
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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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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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Artists Staying At Home
The annual invitation to homes and studios is virtual this year
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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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Thames Path Restrictions on Cyclists and Joggers Extended
Banned during the day between Putney Bridge and Chiswick Mall
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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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Snowshoes or Sandals?
Find out in our weather forecast for Hammersmith
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What's on in Hammersmith
A fuller listing of events in the local area
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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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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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Hammersmith Pub Adapts to Lockdown
The Thatched House turns into grocery store and flower market
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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
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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Property Market Stays Subdued as Agents Await 'Boris Bounce'
But Hammersmith's pint sized flats prove popular with investors and first time buyers
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£89 Million King Street Regeneration Budget Approved
Council plans to borrow to fund part of town hall redevelopment
 Community
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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