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Safety Fears Prompt Work on Historic Craven Cottage Stand
Safety Fears Prompt Work on Historic Craven Cottage Stand

Johnny Haynes Stand to be reclad after inspection by engineers

Nearly Half the Borough
Nearly Half the Borough's Schools Contain Harmful Materials

Seven buildings found to have most harmful type of asbestos

Mayor Calls for
Mayor Calls for 'Covid Recovery Visas' To Be Issued

Says chronic labour shortages are hampering London's economy

Fire Safety Defects in Over 1,000 Residential Buildings in London
Fire Safety Defects in Over 1,000 Residential Buildings in London

Fire chief says level of deficiency is unacceptable

Gambling Ad Ban Being Considered on Transport Network
Gambling Ad Ban Being Considered on Transport Network

Mayor asks TfL to implement pledge he made during election

No Short Cuts on HGV Driver Testing Say Cycling Campaigners
No Short Cuts on HGV Driver Testing Say Cycling Campaigners

Process reportedly to be streamlined to tackle shortage

Fulham Teenager Faces Murder Charge
Fulham Teenager Faces Murder Charge

Conrad Adams accused of stabbing 22-year-old man with two others

Covid Conspiracy Theorists
Covid Conspiracy Theorists 'Place Razors in Posters'

Union calls for action to protect staff on transport network

Mayor Launches London Refugee Response Fund
Mayor Launches London Refugee Response Fund

Initiative offers 'one-stop shop' for donations

Young People at Risk Get Covid Jabs at Fulham Event
Young People at Risk Get Covid Jabs at Fulham Event

63 vaccinated at the Stephen Wiltshire Centre

First Afghan Refugee Family Arrives in Hammersmith & Fulham
First Afghan Refugee Family Arrives in Hammersmith & Fulham

Four properties identified in the borough as suitable housing

Local Alternative Provision Schools Rebranded
Local Alternative Provision Schools Rebranded

Three in the borough become part of Ormiston Academies Trust

Solicitor Accused of Injecting Blood into Food
Solicitor Accused of Injecting Blood into Food

Leoaai Elghareeb charged with targeting Fulham Palace Road supermarkets

Local Hospital Repair Bill Now Tops a Billion Pounds
Local Hospital Repair Bill Now Tops a Billion Pounds

Maintenance backlog biggest of any NHS Trust in the country

Call Made for an End to Freedom Pass Restrictions
Call Made for an End to Freedom Pass Restrictions

Concessionary travel for older people still stopped in morning peak

TfL Still Hoping To Avoid Big New Year Fare Increase
TfL Still Hoping To Avoid Big New Year Fare Increase

Mayor asking the government to be flexible in negotiations

Mayor Lacks Ambition on Affordable Housing Says Opposition
Mayor Lacks Ambition on Affordable Housing Says Opposition

Government grant to be used to build nearly 30,000 housing units by 2026

Five Jailed for Killing Amrou Greenidge
Five Jailed for Killing Amrou Greenidge

Gang refuse to reveal why they ran over and beat teenager to death

Residents Near Heathrow Angry at Night Flight Extension
Residents Near Heathrow Angry at Night Flight Extension

Government says current quota to remain in place for extra year

Korean Restaurant Opening Planned on New King
Korean Restaurant Opening Planned on New King's Road

Taking over former premises of Tendido Cuatro

Crossrail
Crossrail 'On Target' To Open On Schedule

Central section to be ready by first half of next year says project boss

Vaccine Take Up Stalls in Hammersmith and Fulham
Vaccine Take Up Stalls in Hammersmith and Fulham

Less than half of younger age groups have had the jab

Council Leader Indicates Door is Open for Afghan Refugees
Council Leader Indicates Door is Open for Afghan Refugees

Borough in discussion with Home Office on how it can help with the crisis

Hammersmith Bridge Stabilisation To Cost Less Than Expected
Hammersmith Bridge Stabilisation To Cost Less Than Expected

Council to proceed with project that will be finished within a year

Younger Age Groups Worst Hit By Local Covid Surge
Younger Age Groups Worst Hit By Local Covid Surge

Local hospitals reporting rise in people needing critical care

A Summer Indoors For Four Times Pinged Greg Hands
A Summer Indoors For Four Times Pinged Greg Hands

Chelsea and Fulham MP required to self-isolate for 43 days in total

Fulham
Fulham's New Stand Could Be Set To Partially Open

Club requests planning permission to admit fans before development is complete

Free Use of Electric Van Offered To Fulham Businesses
Free Use of Electric Van Offered To Fulham Businesses

Beckys Blooms in Jerdan Place one of the first to take advantage of scheme

Convicted Terrorist Drove Hammersmith & Fulham Bin Lorry
Convicted Terrorist Drove Hammersmith & Fulham Bin Lorry

Breached terms of his release by not informing authorities

Blind Campaigners Call for E-scooter Trial To Be Ditched
Blind Campaigners Call for E-scooter Trial To Be Ditched

Claim they are a trip hazard and make disabled people fearful to leave home

Fulham
Fulham's High Covid Rate Blamed on Low Vaccine Take Up

Area one of worst affected in London by Delta variant

Knives Used During Mass Brawl on Wandsworth Bridge Road
Knives Used During Mass Brawl on Wandsworth Bridge Road

Six people arrested after fight breaks out in a bar

Housing Minister
Housing Minister 'Calls In' Summerskill House Plan

Public enquiry likely into 20 storey building proposed on Clem Attlee estate

Met Makes Its Largest Ever Cash Seizure in Fulham
Met Makes Its Largest Ever Cash Seizure in Fulham

Over £5million of drug dealers' proceeds found in flat on Britannia Road

Family of Foxes Take Over Abandoned Fulham House
Family of Foxes Take Over Abandoned Fulham House

Cubs seen playing in the garden of property on Reporton Road

Protests To Be Held Over
Protests To Be Held Over 'Stealth Privatisation' of Local GP Surgery

Demo against takeover taking place outside the Cassidy Centre

Advice and Reassurance Issued over Dognapping in Fulham
Advice and Reassurance Issued over Dognapping in Fulham

Police deny there is local epidemic but say owners should be vigilant

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John Parnham Kidz Kingdom At Ravenscourt Park
John Parnham Kidz Kingdom At Ravenscourt Park

Lots of fun for all the family

Little Voices Summer Camps
Little Voices Summer Camps

Bookings now open

Take Part in Maggie
Take Part in Maggie's Night Hike

See London like you've never seen it before and help people with cancer

Men: Are You Overweight And Trying For A Child?
Men: Are You Overweight And Trying For A Child?

Why not take part in a FREE weight loss programme?

Homegrown Produce Set To Be The Star
Homegrown Produce Set To Be The Star

Fulham Horticultural Society's autumn show and Chillifest return

Feel Good Vegan Fest Taking Place in Fulham
Feel Good Vegan Fest Taking Place in Fulham

Over 50 stalls, live music and food demos in Normand Park

Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Fulham
Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Fulham

Tubes and train services affected due to engineering works

Planned Roadworks in Fulham
Planned Roadworks in Fulham

Expect traffic delays in the SW6 area due to road closures

Riverside Artists Group Launches River Theme Projects
Riverside Artists Group Launches River Theme Projects

Events include clay workshops in Brentford and a Whistler Walk along the Thames

Free Summer Activities for Older Residents Available
Free Summer Activities for Older Residents Available

Borough-wide programme includes swimming, tai chi and walking netball

Emery Walker and the Private Press Movement
Emery Walker and the Private Press Movement

First exhibition at Emery Walker's House opens this August

Lyric To Stage The Beauty Queen of Leenane
Lyric To Stage The Beauty Queen of Leenane

Major revival of award-winning play coming this autumn

125 Years of the Kelmscott Chaucer To Be Marked
125 Years of the Kelmscott Chaucer To Be Marked

Described as the crowning glory of William Morris's book printing venture

Lyric Hammersmith To Reopen With a Triple Bill
Lyric Hammersmith To Reopen With a Triple Bill

Three new plays to be staged to live audiences in the summer

Irish Cultural Centre Launches Free Hotline
Irish Cultural Centre Launches Free Hotline

Even technophobes can now access weekly lunchtime performances

Riverside Artists Group To Post Daily Postcards
Riverside Artists Group To Post Daily Postcards

Messages From Somewhere will showcase work of its members

This Year
This Year's Ride London Event Cancelled

Festival of cycling was due to take place in May

Fulham Palace Cat Features in New Children
Fulham Palace Cat Features in New Children's Book

Stories inspired by Edmund the resident feline

Fulham Woman’s Workout Marathon for Diabetes UK
Fulham Woman’s Workout Marathon for Diabetes UK

Lisa Galt to undertake 100 'sweaty sweats' before end of the year

New Live Music Venue To Open at Olympia London
New Live Music Venue To Open at Olympia London

4.400 capacity will be biggest in West London larger than Hammersmith Apollo

Fulham Farmers
Fulham Farmers' Market Set To Open on Wednesdays

Event now bi-weekly with other trading day on Saturday

Little Voices After School Clubs Continue Online
Little Voices After School Clubs Continue Online

Local school works through current limitations

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It Shouldn
It Shouldn't Happen To A Plumber

The Italian Plumber: “Now that you've finished that…” Part 2

Introducing Home Aware from Home Instead
Introducing Home Aware from Home Instead

The UK's leading home care provider

Customers Can Now Eat in at Foxden Restaurant
Customers Can Now Eat in at Foxden Restaurant

British burger outlet on Jerdan Place was only offering delivery services

New Italian Restaurant Opening in Fulham
New Italian Restaurant Opening in Fulham

Casacosta on North End Road started life in lockdown as a shop

Damning Food Hygiene Report for Fulham Takeaway
Damning Food Hygiene Report for Fulham Takeaway

Inspectors described condition of East Ocean's equipment as 'disgusting'

Pizza Express to Close Fulham Palace Road Branch
Pizza Express to Close Fulham Palace Road Branch

Restaurant opposite Charing Cross Hospital one of 73 axed nationally

The Challenge of Making the Peartree a Pub Again
The Challenge of Making the Peartree a Pub Again

Daz Seager describes the path to normality as a minefield

Fulham Restaurant Transformed into Grocery Store
Fulham Restaurant Transformed into Grocery Store

La Pizzica adapts quickly to meet needs of community during pandemic

Harwood Arms Named Country
Harwood Arms Named Country's Best Gastropub

Head chef Sally Abe's cooking takes Fulham pub to number one spot

Fulham House Prices See Double Digit Rise in 2020
Fulham House Prices See Double Digit Rise in 2020

SW6 said to be particularly vulnerable to stamp duty cliff edge

Property

Hammersmith & Fulham House Prices Rise Sharply
Hammersmith & Fulham House Prices Rise Sharply

Estate agent believes bridge fiasco one reason for 15% increase

Fulham House Prices Vulnerable To Eurobanker Flight
Fulham House Prices Vulnerable To Eurobanker Flight

No significant falls in the area during pandemic but local agents wary

Average Fulham House Price Reaches Record High During Lockdown
Average Fulham House Price Reaches Record High During Lockdown

One detached property in SW6 changes hands for £8,000,000

Huge Fulham Riverside Development Increased in Size
Huge Fulham Riverside Development Increased in Size

Over 200 new flats on Currys PC World site in towers up to 12 storeys high

Time Limit on Chelsea
Time Limit on Chelsea's Stadium Plans Expires

Permission to expand capacity to 60,000 has elapsed

Community

What Happens To Asylum Seekers in Hammersmith & Fulham
What Happens To Asylum Seekers in Hammersmith & Fulham

Home Office reported to be housing them in five hotels in the borough

Local Schoolgirl Wins Jack Petchey Award
Local Schoolgirl Wins Jack Petchey Award

Foundations recognises work of Kiah Greenidge in making PPE for nurses

Hammersmith & Fulham Rugby Youngsters Raise £50,000 for NHS
Hammersmith & Fulham Rugby Youngsters Raise £50,000 for NHS

Ball passed by players the distance between Twickenham and Murrayfield

Local Family Haven Seeks Funding
Local Family Haven Seeks Funding

Battersea Park Children’s Zoo sets up Crowdfunder to help safeguard animals

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