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West Kensington Teen Charged After Gunpoint Robbery
West Kensington Teen Charged After Gunpoint Robbery

Four people allegedly threatened taxi driver with weapon and stole his car

Food Vouchers Being Distributed Over Half Term
Food Vouchers Being Distributed Over Half Term

Extra support for families entitled to free school meals

Call for ULEZ Exemption for the Disabled
Call for ULEZ Exemption for the Disabled

Scheme described as discriminatory against Blue Badge holders

Summerskill House Delay Worsened Housing Crisis Says Councillor
Summerskill House Delay Worsened Housing Crisis Says Councillor

Claims Clement Attlee residents left without permanent homes

Reports of Homophobic Attacks Reach Ten-year High
Reports of Homophobic Attacks Reach Ten-year High

June was the worst month on record for anti-LGBTQ+ hate crimes in London

Hi-tech Rickshaw To Carry People Across Hammersmith Bridge
Hi-tech Rickshaw To Carry People Across Hammersmith Bridge

City Shuffle service will be bookable online

London Has More Statutes of Animals Than Women Says Report
London Has More Statutes of Animals Than Women Says Report

Only four per cent of monuments in the capital are to a named female

Cyclist Fights for Life After Fulham Palace Road Collision
Cyclist Fights for Life After Fulham Palace Road Collision

Victim in hospital after being hit by a bus

Supply Problems Impacting Building of Affordable Homes
Supply Problems Impacting Building of Affordable Homes

Rising building costs and materials shortage making some schemes unviable

London Could Need 60,000 Electric Vehicle Charging Points
London Could Need 60,000 Electric Vehicle Charging Points

Report says lack of available land obstacle to expanding infrastructure

What
What's It Really Like Living Next To Stamford Bridge

Residents talk of parking nightmares and drunks in their gardens

Fulham Pub Collecting Laptops For Local School Kids
Fulham Pub Collecting Laptops For Local School Kids

Bring your unwanted tech to The Rylston

Parsons Green Awarded Green Flag
Parsons Green Awarded Green Flag

Latest borough park to be recognised by Keep Britain Tidy

One Millionth Rose Voucher Given Out at North End Road Market
One Millionth Rose Voucher Given Out at North End Road Market

Scheme aims to help families in need in the borough

Local Youth Charged with Twickenham Murder
Local Youth Charged with Twickenham Murder

16-year-old from the borough accused of broad daylight stabbing

Night Tube Set To Return in November
Night Tube Set To Return in November

Service being reintroduced initially on Central and Victoria Lines

250,000 on London
250,000 on London's Council Home Waiting List

Capital described as 'epicentre of the housing crisis'

Insulate Britain Banned From Chiswick Roundabout and Hammersmith Gyratory
Insulate Britain Banned From Chiswick Roundabout and Hammersmith Gyratory

TfL obtains injunction to prevent key junctions being blocked

New Call For London To Have Smart Road Charging
New Call For London To Have Smart Road Charging

Think tank believes levies on motorists should be based on miles travelled

Stamp Duty Sales Splurge Fulham
Stamp Duty Sales Splurge Fulham's 'Last Hurrah'

Agents concerned for future direction of market after busy three months

More Artists Join Barons Court Project
More Artists Join Barons Court Project's Initiative

HomeLess Made selling greeting cards and t-shirts

Santander Cycle Hire Use Reaches Record Level
Santander Cycle Hire Use Reaches Record Level

Over 1 million hires during the month of September

Insulate Britain Blocks Wandsworth Bridge
Insulate Britain Blocks Wandsworth Bridge

Environmental activists switch their protests to more sites across London

London Firefighters Down By a Thousand Over Last Decade
London Firefighters Down By a Thousand Over Last Decade

Union blames government cuts for decline in service

Mayor Says Recent Cases Have
Mayor Says Recent Cases Have 'Shattered Confidence' in the Police

Calls for thorough inquiry into Met failings

Fulham Parents Succeed in Getting Allergy Law
Fulham Parents Succeed in Getting Allergy Law

Moved to action after death of daughter Natasha due to inadequate labelling

Parsons Green Medical Centre Reopens
Parsons Green Medical Centre Reopens

Operating as a pre-booked clinic rather than a walk-in centre

Business as Usual for Dickenson
Business as Usual for Dickenson's During Roadworks

Long-established butcher on North End Road continues to make the cut

Weekly Capping Being Introduced for Oyster on Tube and Rail
Weekly Capping Being Introduced for Oyster on Tube and Rail

Measure means it is no longer necessary to buy a weekly Travelcard

Think Tank Calls For E-scooter Legalisation
Think Tank Calls For E-scooter Legalisation

Believes more transport options will decrease reliance on cars

Confusion Reigns Over Cracks in Putney Bridge
Confusion Reigns Over Cracks in Putney Bridge

Each council says the other is responsible for investigating issue

10-year-old Fulham Girl
10-year-old Fulham Girl's 10k Run Raises Over £1,000

Lotte aiming to help tackle digital poverty in the borough

Prime Minister Gives Climate Change Role To Greg Hands
Prime Minister Gives Climate Change Role To Greg Hands

Chelsea and Fulham MP appointed in the recent reshuffle

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

Electric Car Shortage Ahead of ULEZ Deadline
Electric Car Shortage Ahead of ULEZ Deadline

Waiting lists of over a year for some new models

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

Seven buildings found to have most harmful type of asbestos

Fulham Teenager Faces Murder Charge
Fulham Teenager Faces Murder Charge

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

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

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

Leoaai Elghareeb charged with targeting Fulham Palace Road supermarkets

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

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

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

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

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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A Halloween Tale

John Parnham Kidz World At Eelbrook Common and Normand Park
John Parnham Kidz World At Eelbrook Common and Normand Park

Lots of fun for all the family

Overcoming The Odds
Overcoming The Odds

How Home Instead Hammersmith and Chiswick rallied to confront COVID-19

Planned Roadworks in Fulham
Planned Roadworks in Fulham

Expect traffic delays in the SW6 area due to road closures

Elizabeth McGovern Starring in Play at the Riverside Studios
Elizabeth McGovern Starring in Play at the Riverside Studios

'AVA: The Secret Conversations' is the theatre's first big production of next year

London
London's New Year Fireworks Display Cancelled

Event called off due to 'uncertainties caused by Covid'

Local Gardeners Excel at Fulham Horticultural Society Show
Local Gardeners Excel at Fulham Horticultural Society Show

Lockdown return reveals hard work that has taken place during pandemic

Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Fulham
Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Fulham

Tubes and train services affected due to engineering works

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

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

This Year
This Year's Ride London Event Cancelled

Festival of cycling was due to take place in May

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

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Lifestyle

Welcome To Promised Care Ltd
Welcome To Promised Care Ltd

Careworkers to provide live-in and live-out care to private clients

Vegan Dessert Boutique Opens in Parsons Green
Vegan Dessert Boutique Opens in Parsons Green

Founder Marianne Gibson aims to offer cruelty free cakes and gelato

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

Taking over former premises of Tendido Cuatro

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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