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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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Mayor Furious About M25 Quarantine Plan
Government hadn't told him of strategy to seal off capital
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Locally Born Babies Offered Chance to Join Special Artistic Club
The Lyric wants to give children born this year a unique opportunity
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Council Need To Raise ÂŁ16million To Cover Covid-19 Losses
Finance committee told lost parking fees and PPE cost increased shortfall
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Caring for Mental Health Patients with Coronavirus
Team at Hammersmith Hospital had to deal with a challenging situation
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Earlier Lockdown Would Have Cut Bus Driver Death Toll
Twenty nine drivers died of Covid-19 according to independent report
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Volunteers Sought for Business Support Helpline
Needed to answer Covid-19 related queries from local firms
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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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Small Rise in Covid-19 Infections in Hammersmith & Fulham
Cases have increased by just 1.6% since lockdown was eased
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Stash of Stolen Goods Found in Hammersmith
Found due to trackers fitted to camera equipment stolen in Barnes
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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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Go Ahead Given for Hammersmith's Tallest Building
23 storey skyscraper to be built on Magistrates' Court site on Talgarth Road
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500 Coaches Drive Down A4 in Honk for Hope Protest
Industry says it is in crisis due to coronavirus pandemic
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Over 100 Facemask Fines Issued on Public Transport
Penalty charge notices only given out as last resort
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Extinction Rebellion Occupy Hammersmith Bridge
Local activists want it to become London’s first garden bridge
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More Space Provided To Eat and Drink Outdoors
Council scheme aims to help local businesses and aid social distancing
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Firefighters Rescue Ducklings Trapped in Underground Car Park
Birds had fallen into the building's ventilation system on Rainville Road
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Call for Tests on Temporary Hammersmith Bridge Impact Rejected
Robert Jenrick says structure won't have significant effect on environment
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London Bus Drivers Coping With Both Abuse and Bereavement
Some passengers spitting at them when asked to wear masks
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King Street Post Office's Service to the Community Recognised
Branch in the finals of the We're Stronger Together awards
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TfL Removes Banksy Graffiti from Tube Train
Artist donned hazmat gear to paint images of sneezing rats in carriage
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Free Electric Car Charging at Tesco Shepherd’s Bush Road
Leave your car to charge while you do your shopping
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Stab Wounds of Man in Hammersmith 'Self-inflicted'
Air ambulance landed on St. Peter's Square communal garden to aid victim
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Council 'Not Ambitious Enough' on Cycle Lanes
Hammersmith & Fulham Lib Dems call for more infrastructure
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Piccadilly Line Signalling Upgrade Delay Confirmed
Mayor says project paused until finances resolved with government
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Fulham Boys School Site To Be Turned Into Housing
100 flats to be built over school's temporary base in West Kensington
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Hammersmith Post Office Set To Close
Branch inside WHSmith to shut due to Kings Mall redevelopment
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Which Pubs in Hammersmith are Set To Reopen ?
List of those reopening this Saturday or over the next week
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Local Schoolgirl Wins Jack Petchey Award
Foundations recognises work of Kiah Greenidge in making PPE for nurses
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Foodbank Doorstoppers Need You
Group collect donations for the H&F Foodbank at Olympia
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Hammersmith Cargo Bike Service Reaches New Milestone
Over 2,000 deliveries made since Parcels Not Pollution set up
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Concerns That Plans May 'Prettify' Wormwood Scrubs
Locals worried that HS2 funding could be used to make the park more tame
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Council Spent Thousands to Protect Jonty Bravery's Identity
Teenager threw killed off Tate Modern balcony in bid for notoriety
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Goldhawk Road Ice Cream Parlour Sets Up on Brook Green
Bears at the Pavilion has opened in Hammersmith
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Local Pubs and Restaurants Get Set for Reopening
Social distancing relaxation welcomed but track and trace rules a challenge
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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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Significant Deficit in Borough's SEN Budget Continues to Grow
Headteacher says it would be immoral to make future pupils go without
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Plea Made to Support Hammersmith Shops as Lockdown Eases
First day of 'non-essential' shopping sees big queues for Primark on King Street
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Hammersmith Bridge Plans 'Parked' During Pandemic
Project 'shovel ready' but needs government funding to proceed
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Hammersmith Woman May Have Been UK's Patient Zero
Test shows that Susannah Ford could have been first confirmed Covid-19 case
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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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NHS Urgent Care Walk-in Centres to Remain Closed
Hammersmith and Charing Cross Hospitals and Parsons Green units still shut
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Stop and Search More Than Doubles in Hammersmith & Fulham
Met say most cases relate to drug dealing and gang activity
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Previously on HammersmithToday.co.uk
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 Calendar
The Italian Plumber's Tip Of The Month
Got a garden? Get a tap
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Russell Gallery Reopens Doors
As 1 metre ruling allows for 'real' Summer Exhibition 2020
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Cinema Returns to Vue in Westfield
Shepherd's Bush shopping centre one of ten venues reopening nationally
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Special Membership Offer from The Arts Society Chiswick
Discounted price from now until the end of the year
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Series of Online Talks and Tours at Emery Walker's House
Next up is 'Past Residents of Hammersmith Terrace'
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Forthcoming Roadworks in Hammersmith
Delays in store on Fulham Palace and Shepherd's Bush Roads
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Riverside Studios Cinema Set To Open This Month
A selection of classic films to be shown to a socially distanced audience
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Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Hammersmith
Changes to tube and rail services during the crisis
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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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 Leisure
West London Kitchens Are Open And Available
Plan your new kitchen design now ready for delivery in September
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Introducing Alistair-Hugo at Home
Quality produce, food boxes and curated meals - fresh food ideas delivered direct to your door
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Turning Fitness On Its Head
Too busy to exercise? Don't like gyms? Then fit20 could be the solution for you…
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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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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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ÂŁ89 Million King Street Regeneration Budget Approved
Council plans to borrow to fund part of town hall redevelopment
 Community
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 ÂŁ50,000 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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