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Fulham Home to World's First Shell EV Charging Hub

Company has removed petrol pumps for rapid charge points

Two Billion Litres of Sewage Dumped in Thames in Two Days
Two Billion Litres of Sewage Dumped in Thames in Two Days

Report reveals extent of discharge from Mogden Sewage Treatment Works

New
New 'Eco-friendly' River Boats To Operate on Thames

Uber Boats bringing two hybrid vessels into service

Mayor Wants Road Charging Scheme for London
Mayor Wants Road Charging Scheme for London

New plans being considered after Boundary Charge ditched

Fulham Good Neighbours Need Support To Go Green
Fulham Good Neighbours Need Support To Go Green

Want to install solar panels at Rosaline Hall to reduce carbon footprint

Sadiq Khan Confirms Plan to Run for Third Term
Sadiq Khan Confirms Plan to Run for Third Term

Mayor says he has no ambitions to lead the Labour Party

TfL Has One Million Speeding Ticket Target
TfL Has One Million Speeding Ticket Target

Senior police officer suggests fines will more than double this year

Santander Cycle Hire Scheme Breaks New Record
Santander Cycle Hire Scheme Breaks New Record

Almost 11 million hires and one million users last year

Car Usage Back To Pre-pandemic Levels in London
Car Usage Back To Pre-pandemic Levels in London

Passenger numbers on public transport still well down

Fines on London
Fines on London's Red Routes To Rise

Offences such as illegal parking and using bus lanes to cost drivers £160

Local Football Clubs Host Afghan Refugees
Local Football Clubs Host Afghan Refugees

Chelsea, Fulham and QPR provide match tickets, football shirts and training session

Council Leader Pays Tribute To Richard Rogers
Council Leader Pays Tribute To Richard Rogers

Architect's firm was responsible for redesign of Hammersmith Town Hall

Plans Submitted for Fulham Thameside Tower Blocks
Plans Submitted for Fulham Thameside Tower Blocks

Proposal to build up to twenty storeys high near Wandsworth Bridge

Over £400,000 Spent on Ferry That Never Ran
Over £400,000 Spent on Ferry That Never Ran

Uber Boat service on Hammersmith Bridge was paid for but not used

Huge Growth in Number of e-Scooter Collisions
Huge Growth in Number of e-Scooter Collisions

Just over 5% involve scooters on official TfL trial

Over 30 London Schools Targeted By Anti-vaxxers
Over 30 London Schools Targeted By Anti-vaxxers

Police called to intervene on 19 occasions

Over 1,000 Facemask Fines Issued on Public Transport
Over 1,000 Facemask Fines Issued on Public Transport

Enforcement officers have been implementing restrictions since November

Fulham Couple Receive New Year
Fulham Couple Receive New Year's Honour

Julian and Maria Sturdy-Motion both awarded British Empire Medal

Covid-19 Cases Reach Unprecedented Levels in Fulham
Covid-19 Cases Reach Unprecedented Levels in Fulham

Over 1,000 people infected in a week in the SW6 area

Free Christmas Tree Recycling Collection
Free Christmas Tree Recycling Collection

Just leave your tree where you'd normally leave out rubbish

Local Teenager Receives British Empire Medal
Local Teenager Receives British Empire Medal

Nina who attends Latymer School awarded for work with the elderly

Bags of Essentials Delivered to Young Residents in Need
Bags of Essentials Delivered to Young Residents in Need

Local charities providing extra support over Christmas

Almost a Third of London
Almost a Third of London's Fire Engines Out of Action

Staff shortages due to Omicron hitting service hard

Bishop Creighton House Gets Funding Boost
Bishop Creighton House Gets Funding Boost

City Bridge Trust providing support for learning disability project in Fulham

Jaffa Food House Adding Colour to North End Road
Jaffa Food House Adding Colour to North End Road

Organic fresh food and produce shop has been around for over a decade

RNLI To Be Official Charity Partner of Boat Race
RNLI To Be Official Charity Partner of Boat Race

It will be the 20th year that local lifeboat crew have helped make the event safe

Six Months of Strike Action Planned on the Tube
Six Months of Strike Action Planned on the Tube

RMT drivers threatening longest ever industrial action

ULEZ Equipment Costs To Top £100 million
ULEZ Equipment Costs To Top £100 million

Cameras and maintenance expense expected to be covered by revenue

Fulham Barber Gives Free Haircuts To Afghan Refugees
Fulham Barber Gives Free Haircuts To Afghan Refugees

Ibrahim of Zazou Cuts wanted them to receive same kind of welcome he did

Another Last Minute Funding Package for TfL
Another Last Minute Funding Package for TfL

Fares set to rise as Government squeezes out more concessions

Hundreds of Trees Planted By Friends of Queen
Hundreds of Trees Planted By Friends of Queen's Manor

Parents and pupils helping green Hurlingham Park and Lillie Road Rec

Over 70 Join Godolphin and Latymer
Over 70 Join Godolphin and Latymer's Outreach Programme

Saturday morning sessions held for Year 6 pupils at the school

Age UK Launches Petition Over
Age UK Launches Petition Over 'Under Threat' 60+ Oyster Card

Concession may go as government squeezes TfL funding

Woman Dies in Fulham Flat Fire
Woman Dies in Fulham Flat Fire

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus recover body on Barclay Close

Rainville Road Man Jailed for Abusing Woman
Rainville Road Man Jailed for Abusing Woman

Imprisoned her for four days and while raping and starving her

E-scooters To Be Banned on Transport Network
E-scooters To Be Banned on Transport Network

Move follows safety concerns due to recent fires

Violent Crime Down in London Over Last Four Years
Violent Crime Down in London Over Last Four Years

However 2021 one of worst years on record for teenage homicides

'Green Goddess' Could Provide Hammersmith Bridge Shuttle

Barnes Community Association hope to have it place in new year

Council Leader Says Rows Continue Over Hammersmith Bridge
Council Leader Says Rows Continue Over Hammersmith Bridge

Stephen Cowan has sleepless night over funding repairs

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

Chelsea Legend Backs Fearless at Stamford Bridge
Chelsea Legend Backs Fearless at Stamford Bridge

Paul Canoville talks to Fulham school pupils about reporting crime

Home Schooling Sees Big Increase in Hammersmith & Fulham
Home Schooling Sees Big Increase in Hammersmith & Fulham

Over 100 children not returning due to concerns over Covid-19

Another Award for Sands End Community Centre
Another Award for Sands End Community Centre

Praised by judges for high levels of sustainability in design

Afghan Refugees Spending Months in Local Hotels
Afghan Refugees Spending Months in Local Hotels

Lack of permanent homes causing mental distress says charity

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

MP dedicates constituency tribute to him in Commons Garden of Remembrance

Police Officer Disciplined Over Two Incidents in Fulham
Police Officer Disciplined Over Two Incidents in Fulham

Found to have misused CS spray and punched a suspect

Greg Hands MP for Chelsea and Fulham Writes to Residents
Greg Hands MP for Chelsea and Fulham Writes to Residents

Urges Fulham residents to get booster jabs as UK reaches milestone of 11 million

E-scooter Goes Up in Flames in Parsons Green Station
E-scooter Goes Up in Flames in Parsons Green Station

Passengers forced to evacuate from District Line train

Imperial Wharf Flat Lacks Sufficient Hot Water
Imperial Wharf Flat Lacks Sufficient Hot Water

Family say they face choice between washing the dishes or the kids

Man Seriously Injured in Fulham Palace Road Collision
Man Seriously Injured in Fulham Palace Road Collision

Road closed in both directions this Monday afternoon

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

Claims Clement Attlee residents left without permanent homes

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

Residents talk of parking nightmares and drunks in their gardens

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

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

HomeLess Made selling greeting cards and t-shirts

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

Each council says the other is responsible for investigating issue

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

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

Leoaai Elghareeb charged with targeting Fulham Palace Road supermarkets

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It Shouldn't Happen To A Plumber

The Italian Plumber: A Christmas Tale - Daddy, is Father Christmas real?

Overcoming The Odds
Overcoming The Odds

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

Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Fulham
Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Fulham

Tubes and train services affected due to engineering works

Emery Walker
Emery Walker's House Launches Membership Scheme

New programme of monthly online talks announced

Planned Roadworks in Fulham
Planned Roadworks in Fulham

Expect traffic delays in the SW6 area due to road closures

New Round of Strikes Planned on the Tube
New Round of Strikes Planned on the Tube

RMT to ballot members over reduction in station staff numbers

Mayor Launches Discounted Theatre Ticket Offer
Mayor Launches Discounted Theatre Ticket Offer

Sale of seats for West End Shows in the New Year starting at £10

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

Bridgerton Star To Appear in Lyric Hammersmith Play
Bridgerton Star To Appear in Lyric Hammersmith Play

Ruby Barker named in cast of Running with Lions

Parentsactive Support Group Celebrates 20th Anniversary
Parentsactive Support Group Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Provides network for parents and carers of children with disabilities

No Bishops Park Firework Display This Year
No Bishops Park Firework Display This Year

Council cancels event due to rising Covid infections

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

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

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

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

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

This Year
This Year's Ride London Event Cancelled

Festival of cycling was due to take place in May

Fulham Farmers
Fulham Farmers' Market Set To Open on Wednesdays

Event now bi-weekly with other trading day on Saturday

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A full list of events in the SW6 area

Aladdin Kicks Off Christmas at the Lyric Hammersmith
Aladdin Kicks Off Christmas at the Lyric Hammersmith

Theatre's annual panto set to run through to the new year

Brompton Cemetery Chapel To Host Art Exhibition
Brompton Cemetery Chapel To Host Art Exhibition

LUX by Hannah Luxton will be the first display at the venue since lockdown

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

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

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

Permission to expand capacity to 60,000 has elapsed

Community

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 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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