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West Kensington Mannequin Factory to Become Theatre Space
West Kensington Mannequin Factory to Become Theatre Space

The Lost Estate to be resident in venue for next three years

Local Writer and Actor Gets Her Big Break at the Lyric
Local Writer and Actor Gets Her Big Break at the Lyric

Kane Feagan benefits from the theatre's talent development scheme

BBC Earth Experience Exhibition Planned at Earls Court Site
BBC Earth Experience Exhibition Planned at Earls Court Site

Temporary structure to house immersive displays of nature documentaries

Night Tube Returns on the Piccadilly Line
Night Tube Returns on the Piccadilly Line

Last of the lines on the Underground to have service restored

Greater London Authority Procurement Process Questioned
Greater London Authority Procurement Process Questioned

Report says 'reason to be concerned' about way money is spent

London
London's Transport Network 'a Hotbed of Sexual Harassment'

Zan Moon catalogues the experiences of women and girls on buses and tubes

20 Metre High Phone Mast Proposed for Bishop
20 Metre High Phone Mast Proposed for Bishop's Avenue

Residents urged to make last minute objections to 'eyesore' outside All Saints Primary

Fulham Man Highlights Charity
Fulham Man Highlights Charity's Support for Pet Owners in Crisis

Robert Ely needed help with his dog Tiger during surgery

Famous Three Kings Shortlisted in National Pub Awards
Famous Three Kings Shortlisted in National Pub Awards

Finalist again in category of Best Pub to Watch Sport

Local Parkinson
Local Parkinson's Support Group at Risk of Closure

Urgent appeal made for volunteers in Hammersmith and Fulham

Greg Hands Gives His Backing to Rishi Sunak
Greg Hands Gives His Backing to Rishi Sunak

Tory leadership hopeful visits the local area as contest hots up

West Kensington Nursery Head Retires After 30 Years
West Kensington Nursery Head Retires After 30 Years

Sue Munns taught younger children across the borough during her career

Fulham Bar Owner Fined £26,000 for Covid-19 Rule Breaches
Fulham Bar Owner Fined £26,000 for Covid-19 Rule Breaches

Jack’s Cafe and Bar found to have ignored restrictions during lockdown

Motorcyclist Dies on A4 Near Warwick Road Junction
Motorcyclist Dies on A4 Near Warwick Road Junction

Driver arrested for failing to stop following Friday night collision

Sands End Arts and Community Centre Up for Stirling Prize
Sands End Arts and Community Centre Up for Stirling Prize

South Park building shortlisted for UK’s most prestigious architecture award

Sadiq Khan Pays Tribute to London
Sadiq Khan Pays Tribute to London's Firefighters

Heatwave sees London Fire Brigade have its busiest week since the Blitz

No Funding Deal on Horizon for TfL Says Mayor
No Funding Deal on Horizon for TfL Says Mayor

Warns that more services cuts could happen in the near future

London Unprepared for Extreme Heat Says Think Tank Head
London Unprepared for Extreme Heat Says Think Tank Head

Mayor endorses call to redouble efforts to get capital to Net Zero

Protective Heat Cover for Hammersmith Bridge To Avoid Closure
Protective Heat Cover for Hammersmith Bridge To Avoid Closure

Structure swaddled in foil due to extreme temperatures

Opposition Grows To Bus Cuts in Hammersmith & Fulham
Opposition Grows To Bus Cuts in Hammersmith & Fulham

Council criticises plan to scrap routes in the borough

The Listening Place Seeks To Recruit More Volunteers
The Listening Place Seeks To Recruit More Volunteers

Provides face to face support for people considering suicide

Local Writer Named Film London Lodestar 2022
Local Writer Named Film London Lodestar 2022

Ruth Greenberg judged to be innovative creator to watch for the future

Fulham Jetty Set to Open as Educational Centre
Fulham Jetty Set to Open as Educational Centre

Unique landmark in the Thames being refurbished for public use

Latymer Upper Girls Footballers Win National Competition
Latymer Upper Girls Footballers Win National Competition

U13 triumph in the Independent Schools Football Association final

Fulham Broadway Most Often Closed Station on Tube
Fulham Broadway Most Often Closed Station on Tube

Shut 18 times due to staff shortages and customer incidents since 2019

Estate Agent Fired After Foul Mouthed Tirade Outside Stamford Bridge
Estate Agent Fired After Foul Mouthed Tirade Outside Stamford Bridge

Threatened to rape female police office and racially abused her colleague

Resident Waits Eight Years To Have Leak Fixed
Resident Waits Eight Years To Have Leak Fixed

Ombudsman calls Shepherds Bush Housing Group's response 'appalling'

Approval Given for Over 200 New Flats in Sands End
Approval Given for Over 200 New Flats in Sands End

Watermeadow Court will include three blocks up to ten storeys high

Minister Gives All Clear for Clem Attlee Estate Tower
Minister Gives All Clear for Clem Attlee Estate Tower

Says 20-storey building is one of 'outstanding design quality'

New Entrance Opened at Imperial Wharf Station
New Entrance Opened at Imperial Wharf Station

Provides improved access to northbound Overground and Southern services

Carnwarth Road Fraudster Posed as Famous Designer
Carnwarth Road Fraudster Posed as Famous Designer

Tricked young men into handing over thousands of pounds

MOAT Sixth Formers Take Over Bush Hall
MOAT Sixth Formers Take Over Bush Hall

Pupils learn how to successfully run a music venue

Fulham Town Hall to Be Covered By Decorative Shroud
Fulham Town Hall to Be Covered By Decorative Shroud

Showing detailed image of building while redevelopment continues

Help Save Our Local Buses from Sadiq Khan and TfL
Help Save Our Local Buses from Sadiq Khan and TfL's Extreme Bus Cuts

Greg Hands MP for Chelsea and Fulham Writes to Residents

West Kensington Massage Therapist Sexually Assaulted Clients
West Kensington Massage Therapist Sexually Assaulted Clients

Mongkhon Thopwan was based at Nine Lucksa on North End Road

Designs For Hartopp Point and Lannoy Point Sites Revealed
Designs For Hartopp Point and Lannoy Point Sites Revealed

134 flats in two blocks on Aintree Estate could be occupied by 2025

Council Called Out Over Lack of School Streets
Council Called Out Over Lack of School Streets

Borough only one in inner London not to have a programme

Disused Fulham Phone Box to Answer Calls for Coffee
Disused Fulham Phone Box to Answer Calls for Coffee

Charity aims to serve food and drinks from Parsons Green kiosk

Doorstep Library Wants Reading Volunteers
Doorstep Library Wants Reading Volunteers

Help bring the joy of books to children across the borough

Lidl Plans Move into North End Road
Lidl Plans Move into North End Road

Supermarket submits application to take over site from Co-op

Fulham To Get a New Post Office
Fulham To Get a New Post Office

Fulham Palace Road branch to be relocated to Munster Road

Mouse Droppings Found at Manuka Kitchen
Mouse Droppings Found at Manuka Kitchen

Inspectors report that major improvement necessary at Fulham Road restaurant

Fulham
Fulham's Famous Oyster Rooms to Be Converted into Offices

Broadway pubs and restaurants suffer while coffee shops thrive

Progress Looks Likely on La Reserve Hotel Site
Progress Looks Likely on La Reserve Hotel Site

New plan is for serviced apartments on Fulham Road near Stamford Bridge

Planned Fulham Pier
Planned Fulham Pier 'Could Threaten Boat Race's Future'

Local river clubs say ferry service stop will prevent their activities

Brexit and Covid Blamed for Closure of School in Fulham
Brexit and Covid Blamed for Closure of School in Fulham

Sinclair House Primary had lost over half of it pupils

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What To Do With A Leaky Radiator And Other Plumbing Problems
What To Do With A Leaky Radiator And Other Plumbing Problems

Question and answer session with The Italian Plumber

CS Stags 1863 Players Wanted
CS Stags 1863 Players Wanted

All players welcome to join this long established and sociable club

A heatwave is on the way!
A heatwave is on the way!

Tips to stay well in the hot weather from Home Instead Hammersmith and Chiswick

Little Voices Summer Camps
Little Voices Summer Camps

Bookings now open

Planned Roadworks in Fulham
Planned Roadworks in Fulham

Expect traffic delays in the SW6 area due to road closures

The Great British Beer Festival Begins at Olympia
The Great British Beer Festival Begins at Olympia

Event features ales, ciders and perries from more than 500 breweries

Underbelly Festival Offering Urban Beach at Earls Court
Underbelly Festival Offering Urban Beach at Earls Court

Free open-air cinema, games, street food and pop-up bars on offer

Cinema Tickets for Just £6.50 at the Riverside Studios in August
Cinema Tickets for Just £6.50 at the Riverside Studios in August

Films showing include Where the Crawdads Sing, Joyride and Paris, Texas

Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Fulham
Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Fulham

Tubes and train services affected due to engineering works and strikes

It
It's Time to Make Plans for Christmas

Oh yes it is! Tickets on sale now for panto and seasonal circus

Series of Community Initiatives at Riverside Studios
Series of Community Initiatives at Riverside Studios

Venue aiming to make its work affordable for the whole community

Benedict Cumberbatch Makes Return To LAMDA
Benedict Cumberbatch Makes Return To LAMDA

Students invited to Q&A session with award-winning actor and producer

Series of Tube Strikes Promises Months of Misery Ahead
Series of Tube Strikes Promises Months of Misery Ahead

Further action planned for March could result in total shutdown

Operation Mincemeat Returns at The Riverside Studios
Operation Mincemeat Returns at The Riverside Studios

Musical version of the story of how Hitler was deceived

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

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

Even technophobes can now access weekly lunchtime performances

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

New Lights for Fulham Are Not Just for Christmas
New Lights for Fulham Are Not Just for Christmas

Installation on North End Road and Lillie Road will illuminate shops

The Walkers
The Walkers' Walls: A Study of Morris & Co. Wallpapers

New exhibits at Emery Walker's House going on display

Exhibition Explores the Art & Advocacy of May Morris
Exhibition Explores the Art & Advocacy of May Morris

Displays on Hammersmith Mall highlight work of often overlooked figure

Wandsworth Bridge Road Hosts First Spring Fayre
Wandsworth Bridge Road Hosts First Spring Fayre

Fulham folk flock to join traffic free fun and help plan a greener future

'Painting Ulysses' At The Irish Cultural Centre Hammersmith

Visual Art Exhibition showcases scenes from James Joyce's masterpiece

Lifestyle

John Parnham
John Parnham's Kids World at Ravenscourt Park This Summer

Funfair, splash pool, sandpit, adventure playground and Dino Experience!

An Enchanting Taste of Tuscany in the Heart of West London
An Enchanting Taste of Tuscany in the Heart of West London

Villa di Geggiano's special lunch menu

Jack
Jack's Bar Fails in Bid To Have Alcohol Licence Restored

Venue on Wandsworth Bridge Road had angered neighbours with noise

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

Residents talk of parking nightmares and drunks in their gardens

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

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

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

Agents concerned for future direction of market after busy three months

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

Community

Fulham War Veteran Charles Daley Remembered
Fulham War Veteran Charles Daley Remembered

MP dedicates constituency tribute to him in Commons Garden of Remembrance

Parsons Green Dad Raises Huge Sum To Buy Incubator
Parsons Green Dad Raises Huge Sum To Buy Incubator

Jonathan Wallach ran in world's toughest footrace to help premature babies

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

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 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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