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Council Committee Highly Critical of Streetspace Decisions
Council Committee Highly Critical of Streetspace Decisions

Measures on hold as Labour councillors criticise lack of consultation and evidence

Amendments Announced To Grove Park Traffic Scheme
Amendments Announced To Grove Park Traffic Scheme

Residents east of A316 to be exempt from Staveley Road restriction

Litter Picking on Turnham Green This Sunday
Litter Picking on Turnham Green This Sunday

More Environmental Champions sought to take part

Fisher
Fisher's Lane Restrictions To Be Made Permanent

Calls made for 'CPZ-style' consultation to be carried out

Southfield Ward Monthly Advice Sessions Resume
Southfield Ward Monthly Advice Sessions Resume

Councillors will be on hand to give in-person assistance

Think Tank Calls For E-scooter Legalisation
Think Tank Calls For E-scooter Legalisation

Believes more transport options will decrease reliance on cars

Weekly Capping Being Introduced for Oyster on Tube and Rail
Weekly Capping Being Introduced for Oyster on Tube and Rail

Measure means it is no longer necessary to buy a weekly Travelcard

Chiswick Police Station Up For Sale
Chiswick Police Station Up For Sale

Site being marketed as a development opportunity

Ealing Independents Party Seeks Candidates
Ealing Independents Party Seeks Candidates

Looking to contest wards across the borough in May 2022

Jennifer Arcuri Claims PM Did Not Ask For Her To Go on Trips
Jennifer Arcuri Claims PM Did Not Ask For Her To Go on Trips

Says their relationship had no bearing on her being included

Last Ditch Attempt Made To Block Grove Park Traffic Measures
Last Ditch Attempt Made To Block Grove Park Traffic Measures

Protest planned at meeting due to consider validity of changes

Sadiq Khan Blasts Change To Mayoral Voting System
Sadiq Khan Blasts Change To Mayoral Voting System

Claims switch an attempt to make it easier for Tories to win

Will Deliveroo
Will Deliveroo's Dark Kitchen Plan Hurt Chiswick Businesses?

Delivery app firm plans large operation in Isleworth warehouse

Chiswick Covid Infection Rates Among Highest in London
Chiswick Covid Infection Rates Among Highest in London

But local hospitals still not reporting significant surge in admissions

A Step Too Far? A Myopic and Indifferent Council in Action
A Step Too Far? A Myopic and Indifferent Council in Action

Chiswick Homefields ward councillor John Todd on his week

HGV Driver Shortage Impacting Bin Collections
HGV Driver Shortage Impacting Bin Collections

Hounslow Council asks residents to minimise waste to help maintain service

A Tribute To Eleri Ebenezer
A Tribute To Eleri Ebenezer

Patrick Barr on the former chair of Southfield ward Conservatives

Neighbourhood Grants Now Available in Hounslow Borough
Neighbourhood Grants Now Available in Hounslow Borough

Schemes backed by local councillors can get up to £1,000

Chiswick To Be Adorned with 3,000 Butterflies and Flowers
Chiswick To Be Adorned with 3,000 Butterflies and Flowers

Abundance organising art installation at location yet to be revealed

All New London Buses To Be Zero Emission
All New London Buses To Be Zero Emission

But Mayor voices fears about government led service cuts ahead

Electric Car Shortage Ahead of ULEZ Deadline
Electric Car Shortage Ahead of ULEZ Deadline

Waiting lists of over a year for some new models

Antiques Market Stallholders Accused of Disrespect to Hogarth
Antiques Market Stallholders Accused of Disrespect to Hogarth

Statue of artist crowded out by marquees

ActForEaling Launched as Hub For Local Environmental Action
ActForEaling Launched as Hub For Local Environmental Action

Aims to connect local communities to combat climate change

A Meeting at 10 Downing Street and the Truth About E-vouchers
A Meeting at 10 Downing Street and the Truth About E-vouchers

Turnham Green ward councillor Ron Mushiso on his week

Man Jailed for Vicious Acton Green Assault
Man Jailed for Vicious Acton Green Assault

Dylan Beecroft attacked woman with lump of concrete

Gold Cabinet on Strand on the Green Celebrates Paralympians
Gold Cabinet on Strand on the Green Celebrates Paralympians

Virgin Media repurposes junction box in honour of Tokyo medal haul

Refurb of Ravenscourt Court Park Cafe Set To Begin
Refurb of Ravenscourt Court Park Cafe Set To Begin

Project scheduled to be completed by next Spring

Union To Campaign Against South Western Railway Cuts
Union To Campaign Against South Western Railway Cuts

RMT says attack on services, jobs and pay worst since the sixties

Hounslow Council Says Progress Made Towards Net Zero
Hounslow Council Says Progress Made Towards Net Zero

Proposals made to spend over £1million on air quality monitoring

Disappointment for Anthony Burgess Blue Plaque Bid
Disappointment for Anthony Burgess Blue Plaque Bid

Decision not to mark his Glebe Street home to be debated at Chiswick Book Festival

Hartington Road ANPR Fine Revenue Tops £2million
Hartington Road ANPR Fine Revenue Tops £2million

Councillor accuses borough of targeting Chiswick to cover budget shortfall

Historic Church Street Post Office To Be Turned into Flat
Historic Church Street Post Office To Be Turned into Flat

Jean Jacques Rousseau was former resident

Gang Admits Trying To Steal Declan Donnelly
Gang Admits Trying To Steal Declan Donnelly's Car

Attempted to break open iron gates at front of home

Car Park Charges To Begin Soon at Gunnersbury Park
Car Park Charges To Begin Soon at Gunnersbury Park

ANPR enforced scheme means visits will cost a £1 per hour

Hounslow Council Proceed with £20 Voucher Scheme
Hounslow Council Proceed with £20 Voucher Scheme

Borough households will be able to spend it at participating businesses

Another Plan Submitted for Riverside Housing in Grove Park
Another Plan Submitted for Riverside Housing in Grove Park

Residents opposed to plan to build on Hartington Road garden

Previously in Chiswick

Stories published earlier in this site's weekly newsletter

Calendar

It Shouldn
It Shouldn't Happen To A Plumber

The Italian Plumber: Oh, what a friendly little dog

Open Morning at Falcons Pre-Prep Chiswick
Open Morning at Falcons Pre-Prep Chiswick

Take your chance to visit finalist in Independent Schools Awards

Thinking About What Will Happen After Furlough Ends?
Thinking About What Will Happen After Furlough Ends?

Cindy Etsell Coaching will help you get the best out of your career

Seasonal Recipe From The Food Market Chiswick
Seasonal Recipe From The Food Market Chiswick

Char Sui Pork - come along on Sunday to get the ingredients

Chiswick House Dog Show Making Welcome Return
Chiswick House Dog Show Making Welcome Return

50 years of Glastonbury to be theme of this year's event

Dynamic Piano Lessons In West London
Dynamic Piano Lessons In West London

At Dynamic Piano Lessons we believe that you can start to learn the piano at any age!

Osterley Bookshop Annual September Sale
Osterley Bookshop Annual September Sale

Visit this gem of a bookshop for half price books all month

What
What's On At Watermans Cinema This Week

Films include The War Below, Herself and Respect

Revolting Children Wanted!
Revolting Children Wanted!

FREE Musical Theatre Classes 3-16

Watch Out for Exceptionally High Tides
Watch Out for Exceptionally High Tides

Increased risk of flooding on roads next to the Thames in Chiswick

Introducing Home Aware from Home Instead
Introducing Home Aware from Home Instead

The UK's leading home care provider

Mudlarks and the Thames Weekend Later This Month
Mudlarks and the Thames Weekend Later This Month

Tours, seminar and exhibition hosted by Chiswick Pier Trust

Norman Shaw and the Architecture of Bedford Park
Norman Shaw and the Architecture of Bedford Park

Bedford Park Society’s autumn lecture to take place online

Hogarth Singers Begin Rehearsals Again
Hogarth Singers Begin Rehearsals Again

Choir planning to perform Mozart's Requiem in November

Annual Ceremony Held at V2 Memorial
Annual Ceremony Held at V2 Memorial

A remembrance of the three people killed by rocket blast on Staveley Road

Chiswick Choir Calls for Enthusiastic Singers
Chiswick Choir Calls for Enthusiastic Singers

Rehearsals starting for planned Christmas Concert

Forthcoming Roadworks in the Chiswick Area
Forthcoming Roadworks in the Chiswick Area

Traffic delays likely in the local area

Summer 2021 Programme at Hogarth
Summer 2021 Programme at Hogarth's House

New programme with a special exhibition, events and activities

Disruption Ahead on Public Transport in Chiswick
Disruption Ahead on Public Transport in Chiswick

Forthcoming engineering works on local train and tube services

Take Part in Maggie
Take Part in Maggie's Night Hike

See London like you've never seen it before and help people with cancer

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

Emery Walker and the Private Press Movement
Emery Walker and the Private Press Movement

First exhibition at Emery Walker's House opens this August

Lifestyle

Do you feel prioritised?
Do you feel prioritised?

Video interviews with past clients of the agent who focuses on service when successfully selling homes across W4

Welcome To Promised Care Ltd
Welcome To Promised Care Ltd

Careworkers to provide live-in and live-out care to private clients

Snappy Snaps. Your Local Photo & Imaging Specialists In Chiswick
Snappy Snaps. Your Local Photo & Imaging Specialists In Chiswick

Frames , Albums, Commercial Printing, Digital Cards and so much mor

Five Things That Keep Landlords Awake at Night
Five Things That Keep Landlords Awake at Night

Aggie Tukendorf of Horton and Garton Lettings gives her advice

Home Music Tuition, Trial Lesson Available
Home Music Tuition, Trial Lesson Available

Contact Forte Arts today to start lessons this term

Visit The London Transport Depot Museum This September
Visit The London Transport Depot Museum This September

A whole host of fun activities for all the family

Chiswick Art School
Chiswick Art School

"It's like going back to Foundation - you actually learn something!"

Sophisticated Indian dishes on your door step
Sophisticated Indian dishes on your door step

Award Winning Indian Restaurant Copper Chimney at Westfield London, with Happy Hours every weekday

Terrible Brothers
Terrible Brothers

Local author Calum Kerr's second book in the "Terrible People" trilogy will be released in September.

Italian Restaurant Dynasty To Open Chiswick Restaurant
Italian Restaurant Dynasty To Open Chiswick Restaurant

PiANTA to offer plant based foods on Turnham Green Terrace

Customers Walk Out of Chiswick Restaurant Due To Shortages
Customers Walk Out of Chiswick Restaurant Due To Shortages

Manager of Zizzis says missing menu items discouraging trade

Danish Bakery Chain Plans High Road Opening
Danish Bakery Chain Plans High Road Opening

Ole and Steen set to take over former Gap premises

Historic Henley Success for Tideway
Historic Henley Success for Tideway's Boys

Victory for junior quadruple sculls crew at Royal Regatta

They Think It
They Think It's All Over for The Italian Job

Thai restaurant planning opening at the same address

Fascists Come to Chiswick Town Hall
Fascists Come to Chiswick Town Hall

When Lord Haw-Haw and Oswald Mosley brought the blackshirts to W4

Property

Ocado Founder Seeks To Create Chiswick Mall
Ocado Founder Seeks To Create Chiswick Mall 'Forever Home'

Enhancements include pavilion in riverside garden

Estate Agents Report Bull Market for Chiswick Property
Estate Agents Report Bull Market for Chiswick Property

After sluggish start to the year activity has picked up sharply

Plans Submitted For Bollo Lane Tower Blocks
Plans Submitted For Bollo Lane Tower Blocks

Buildings up to 12 storeys high would be situated between level crossings

Bid To Convert Central Chiswick Office Block into Residential
Bid To Convert Central Chiswick Office Block into Residential

Fifty new flats could be built at Mulliner House on Flanders Road

New Proposal for Tower Block By Chiswick Roundabout
New Proposal for Tower Block By Chiswick Roundabout

21 storey building would be smaller than the Chiswick Curve development

Green Light for Massive Bollo Lane Development
Green Light for Massive Bollo Lane Development

Ten towers including one of 25-storeys will dominate local skyline