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Crackdown on Anti-social Behaviour in Fulham
Crackdown on Anti-social Behaviour in Fulham

24-hour operation takes place on Clem Atlee Estate

Fulham Security Engineer Aiming To Be Miss England
Fulham Security Engineer Aiming To Be Miss England

23-year-old Emma Cossey has entered heats which are being held virtually

MP Starts Petition To Stop Cuts on Number 14 Bus
MP Starts Petition To Stop Cuts on Number 14 Bus

TfL intending to reduce service on 'London’s slowest bus route'

Council Ranked Worst in the Country for Dealing With Damp and Mould
Council Ranked Worst in the Country for Dealing With Damp and Mould

Hammersmith and Fulham issues apology to its tenants

Mayor Launches New Service Charge Charter
Mayor Launches New Service Charge Charter

More protection offered to leaseholders against unreasonable increases

Tube Passenger Numbers Starting To Increase
Tube Passenger Numbers Starting To Increase

Londoners returning to workplace as guidance changes

Fulham Home to World
Fulham Home to World's First Shell EV Charging Hub

Company has removed petrol pumps for rapid charge points

Local Branch of the Samaritans Celebrates 50 Years
Local Branch of the Samaritans Celebrates 50 Years

Ealing, Hammersmith and Hounslow Samaritans have handled over a million calls

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Each council says the other is responsible for investigating issue

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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

H&F University of the Third Age Announces Programme for 2022
H&F University of the Third Age Announces Programme for 2022

Meetings take place on the second Tuesday of the month

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

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

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

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

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

Council cancels event due to rising Covid infections

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

Fulham Farmers
Fulham Farmers' Market Set To Open on Wednesdays

Event now bi-weekly with other trading day on Saturday

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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

Community

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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