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How we’re helping West London bounce back from Covid-19 slump


Our purple patch of West London is set to put the UK economy back in the black after the shock of Covid-19.Imperial College London's plan for its West campus in White City   That’s down to buoyant businesses and strong leaders in Hammersmith, Shepherds Bush and…

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West London pubs re-open this weekend, but what will going for a post-lockdown pint look like?


As businesses reopen, we spoke to Pub Landlord Mick Pearson about what changes The Cross Keys on Black Lion Lane have been making during lockdown This Saturday is July 4th, the day many of us have been waiting for. It is the day that the hospitality industry has the…

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12 years at the Grove Neighbourhood Centre


After retiring this month, Centre Manager Theresa Tobin reflects on her time at the Grove Neighbourhood Centre in Hammersmith  Residents of Brackenbury Village and surrounding neighbourhoods will all know of the Grove Neighbourhood Centre on Bradmore Park Road, but few…

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Property of the week: Converted Artist’s Studio in Ravenscourt Park


Unique property "The Studio" on Greenside Road isn’t your usual Ravenscourt Park home If you took a stroll down Greenside road in Hammersmith, you would be forgiven for overlooking the two garage-style doors nestled amongst the Victorian terraced houses.  A two…

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Nominate a local hero and their inspirational acts


We Rise Together campaign set to honour those who have gone above and beyond for the community during Covid-19    The Covid-19 pandemic has brought out the best of in our local community. Now, Hammersmith & Fulham Council is asking for help in honouring…

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We give ‘The Old Fireplace Shop’ an NHS makeover


We say thank you to Key Workers with our window display of children’s artwork  Walking to and from our King Street office over the years, it’s hard to miss the Fireplace shop. Since 1980 this green façade has been the recognizable face of Glenthorne Road. Now, after…

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Listen, learn and donate. Now is the time to show support and solidarity with our black community


Ways to stand strong together against racism in our communityHere at Horton and Garton, we love being part of the wonderful and diverse community of West London. The diversity of our neighbourhoods is what makes this area so strong and so resilient. Which is why…

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Hammersmith icon William Morris celebrated in new online show


An exhibition marking the life and work of Arts and Crafts designer is the first to be organised online by the Hammersmith society that bears his nameThe show - Highlights from the William Morris Society’s Collection - includes a video from Helen Elletson (pictured),…

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Don’t get shocked, landlords. New electrical safety regulations are now in effect


All of our landlords have been notified of the new rules and we're completing the necessary home checksThe new Electrical Safety Standards in the Private Rented Sector (England) Regulations 2020 have been expected for some time and are now in effect. Landlords in the…

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Action! Builders return to Chiswick Cinema site


After a month-long pause, construction work resumes to build five-screen cinema in Chiswick High Road Lockdown only briefly interrupted construction of Chiswick’s new multiplex – a five-screen cinema on the site of what was, for 40 years, the sombre black Ballet…

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