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Two Local Prep Schools Set To Merge
Owner of Orchard House buys Chiswick and Bedford Park School
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Mother Dreading Return of the No Bridge School Run
What were 15 minute journeys now lasting an hour and a half
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Machete Found in Fridge at Illegal Chiswick Party
Organiser fined £10,000 after police raid address on Horticultural Place
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Parking Time Limit Waived During Bus Strike
No maximum wait in on-street bays in Hounslow borough
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Fractious Council Meeting Plagued By Tech Issues
Councillors clash bitterly over allowances and bullying allegations
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Man Charged After Machine Guns Found in Chiswick
19-year-old from Southall detained by armed police near tube station
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Garden Bridge Cost Exceeded Total Spent on Bridges Over a Decade
TfL facing significantly increased maintenance expense over next ten years
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Stirling Road Tip Closure Approved Along with Budget
Opposition amendment to reverse decision fails at Ealing Council meeting
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Over 100,000 Londoners Estimated to Have Long Covid
Report says plan needed to support those with prolonged symptoms
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90% of Cars in Central London ULEZ Compliant
Mayor urged to take action to tackle particulate pollution hot spots
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Local Activist Wants the Use of BAME Scrapped
Grace Quansah equates the imposition of the term with being raped
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Council Meeting Approves Councillors' Huge Allowance Rise
Opposition leader pledges to give increase to charity as move branded a 'disgrace'
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Skylark May Disappear from Richmond Park
Urgent action needed due to nests being disturbed by increased footfall
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Hammersmith & Fulham Pledge To Fund A4 Cycle Lane
TfL's financial difficulties meant it might no longer contribute to cost
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Thames Being Hit By 'Plastic Pandemic'
Number of discarded coffee cups in river doubles during lockdown
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Chiswick Experiences Its Worst Month For Covid Deaths
Mobile testing unit being provided due to borough's high infection rate
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Increase in Bus, Tube and Tram Fares Comes into Effect
Sadiq Khan says the rise was forced on him by the government
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Local Bus Driver Predicts Traffic Mayhem When Lockdown Ends
Says Chiswick cycle route compromises safety for all road users
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Local MP Calls for End to 'Dramatic Changes' Without Consultation
Rupa Huq says transparency needed for planning decision and traffic measures
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Cab Drivers Hold Vigil for Murdered Colleague
Force entry into ride app Bolt's HQ on Power Road
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Chiswick School Well Prepared for Return of Pupils
Confident it can manage increased attendance and classroom teaching
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Opponents Say 'Super Permits' Undermine Notion of Climate Emergency
Hounslow's introduction of all areas parking passes criticised
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A Week of Packed Agendas
Chiswick Riverside ward councillor Gabriella Giles reports back on her week
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Joint Winners Announced for 'Chiswick's 51st Building' Prize
Business park footbridge and St Michael's on Elmwood Road share the honour
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Call Made To Revive Hounslow Borough's 'Vibrant' LGBT+ Scene
Councillor says vacant high street premises could replace lost gay pubs
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Mixed Reaction To Acton Green Anti-lockdown Protest
Police disperse crowd gathered to watch live music performance
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Anti-idling Campaign Launched in the Borough
Aim is to discourage drivers from living their engine running when stationary
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Permission Sought for Artwork Commemorating W B Yeats
Statue would be outside St. Michael and All Angels Church
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Superhero Day Brings in Thousands for NHS
Latymer school fundraiser for the Imperial Health Charity
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Seven Storey Building Planned on Acton Lane
44 flats and three houses proposed by Bollo Bridge Road junction
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Council To Make Arrangements for John Dwyer's Funeral
Efforts to trace his family prove unsuccessful
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No Hammersmith Bridge Ferry Until Summer at the Earliest
Two bids submitted but operators want more time to prepare
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Four More Days of Strikes Planned By Bus Drivers
Current industrial action could extend through spring and summer
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60 Fines a Day Being Issued By Fisher's Lane Camera
Over 3,000 PCNs given out in just eight weeks of operation
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Town Centre Survey Reveals Congestion Chiswick's Major Concern
'Vast majority' of responses negative about access restrictions and Cycleway 9
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Cyclist Injured in Collision on Cycleway 9
Eye-witnesses report he was hit by car reversing into segregated route
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New Proposal for Tower Block By Chiswick Roundabout
21 storey building would be smaller than the Chiswick Curve development
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Gunnersbury Park Bowls Club Refused Access To Green
Fears that deterioration of surface will make demise of club inevitable
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Council Continuing To Enforce Car Boot Sale Parking Ban
Members of horticultural society fined when attending recent meeting
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Cycleway 9 Still Legal Says Hounslow Council
Final decision in judicial review not to be made until June
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Significant Increases in Parking Charges Planned
Hounslow Council's new rates aim to incentivise use of low emission cars
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Previously in Chiswick
Stories published earlier in this site's weekly newsletter
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How Does A Virtual Property Valuation Work?
Horton and Garton can offer free property valuations without needing to come into your home
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David Lloyd Clubs Opens Its (Virtual) Doors Free To All
UK's largest health club is today making its David Lloyd Clubs @home available free of charge to the nation.
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Seasonal Recipe From The Food Market Chiswick
Harissa Roasted Cauliflower - come along on Sunday to get the ingredients
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Mother’s Day Treats at Grove Park Deli
Make the celebration extra special
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Lockdown Learning with Leiths
No better time to focus on developing new and valuable skills
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Falcons Pre-Prep Announce The Opening Of Falcons Nursery Chiswick
Their new co-educational Nursery School for 2 to 4 year olds
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Horton and Garton Chiswick Children's Artwork Competition
Winners announced
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Gasworks' Generous Offer
Free boiler repairs to the vulnerable or those on the NHS front line
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Clare Balding To Kick Off Upper Room Lecture Series
Spring season of fundraising talks also includes Michael Frayn and Jeremy Paxman
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Irish Cultural Centre Launches Free Hotline
Even technophobes can now access weekly lunchtime performances
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Forthcoming Roadworks in the Chiswick Area
Traffic delays likely in the local area
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Riverside Artists Group To Post Daily Postcards
Messages From Somewhere will showcase work of its members
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Chiswick House Lego Model Goes on Display
Bricks can still be bought to support the House during the pandemic
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Disruption Ahead on Public Transport in Chiswick
Forthcoming engineering works on local train and tube services
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Secret Cinema Plans Return to Gunnersbury Park
Three options proposed for immersive event to allow flexibility
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This Year's Ride London Event Cancelled
Festival of cycling was due to take place in May
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The Chiswick Cinema Could Open at Short Notice
Situation remains uncertain but venue is seeking extended operating hours
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High Road Cheese Market Gets Approval
Will be held in front of the police station on third Sunday of the month
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Exploring Chiswick Campaign Launched
Culture groups want to encourage people to learn more about local heritage
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Greek Myths To Be Staged Online for Children
Watermans presenting a series of four shows with puppetry
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London Mayoral Election To Go Ahead This May
Government has no plans to cancel vote despite public health issues
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Watermans Closes Until Further Notice
Arts centre unable to operate under Tier 3 restrictions
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Chiswick Playhouse Launches Crowdfunder To Ensure Survival
Theatre missed out on last round of government culture funding
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Ralph Gilhooly from The Dentist@Chiswick
COVID, Dental Hygienists and Better Overall Health
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Introducing The Hogarth Live Lounge
An evening of singing, spoken word, and some light interactive comedy
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 Leisure
Mother's Day Treats And Beyond From The Roebuck And Steam Packet
Click and collect menu including afternoon teas for a weekend treat
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West London Kitchens And Bedrooms
Looking for a lockdown project?
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Interstar Building Contractors
Top quality construction service
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The Italian Plumber Tells Us All To Suck It Up
Handy tip to deal with those everyday blockages
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Local Estate Agent Whitman & Co Donate £10,000 To NHS Charities Together
Sharing their sales successes with the NHS to show their appreciation of them
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Leading In Challenging Times
One-Insight helps leaders develop their leadership skills so they can lead more powerfully.
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New Oriental Grocery Store To Open In Chiswick
Thai House will stock authentic Japanese, Indonesian, Korean, Chinese and Thai ingredients
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Snappy Snaps Chiswick Delivering To Your Home
Providing a HOME DELIVERY service during lockdown 3
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Chiswick Art School
Boris says sit tight: do some Art Classes via Zoom!
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White Dental Is Open For All Routine And Emergency Appointments
Operating safely in latest lockdown
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New Opening Planned at Pain Quotidien Site
Megan's restaurant offers Turkish-influenced all day dining
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Alan, The Nicest Milkman in the West, Signs Off With a Song
Retiring after forty years of delivering to the local community
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Watch Out For Phillip Schofield Peering Through Your Windows
TV host admits to spying on his Chiswick neighbours for design tips
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New Restaurant for Turnham Green Terrace
Grilandia specialises in Middle Eastern cuisine
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Dirty Money Terrible People
Local author Calum Kerr's new book
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Peri Peri Chicken Restaurant Coming To The High Road
Second branch of what is planned to be an international chain
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Stability In The Face Of Uncertainty
Falcons Pre-Preparatory School for Boys
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Frozen Yogurt To Return To Turnham Green Terrace
Branch of Snog planning opening in former Borough Wines premises
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Let's Have a Chat About Rugby in West London
Specifically, Chiswick Rugby Football Club
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Fascists Come to Chiswick Town Hall
When Lord Haw-Haw and Oswald Mosley brought the blackshirts to W4
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'Bletchley Girl' Pat Davies Says Pandemic Is 'In No Way Like The War'
96-year-old local resident on the boredom of being confined at home
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Large New Restaurant Planned On Turnham Green Terrace
Application submitted to knock through former Luminus to Pizza Treat
 Property
Massive Surge in Average Chiswick House Price Masks Concerns
70% increase during 2020 not reflective of true state of market
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Green Light for Massive Bollo Lane Development
Ten towers including one of 25-storeys will dominate local skyline
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All-time High for W4 Average Property Price During Lockdown
Family homes in demand as turnover in smaller properties collapses
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Barnard Marcus Accused of Acting Like Starbucks in W4
Estate agent chain planning third branch in the area
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