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Rupa Huq Has Labour Party Whip Suspended
Rupa Huq Has Labour Party Whip Suspended

Ealing Central and Acton MP sanctioned for comments made about the Chancellor

Hounslow Council Short-listed for Recycling Award
Hounslow Council Short-listed for Recycling Award

Initiative to handle food waste from flats gains nomination

New Consultation to Be Held on Cycleway 9
New Consultation to Be Held on Cycleway 9

TfL proceeding with survey of views despite delays in completion of project

Singaporean Politician Detained at Chiswick M&S
Singaporean Politician Detained at Chiswick M&S

Says he was physically intimidated by staff despite being able to show receipt

Design Changes Lead to Delay in Stag Brewery Scheme
Design Changes Lead to Delay in Stag Brewery Scheme

Number of flats slightly reduced after negative response to consultation

Chiswick Councillors to Host Public Meeting on Crime
Chiswick Councillors to Host Public Meeting on Crime

Borough commander and local police team to be present to answer questions

Plaque Unveiled to Michael Flanders in Bedford Park
Plaque Unveiled to Michael Flanders in Bedford Park

Family, friends and fans gather to honour entertainer and disability campaigner

Another Garage Conversion Planned in Grove Park
Another Garage Conversion Planned in Grove Park

Four flats to be built on site in Florence Gardens

Police Station Butterflies and Flowers to Be Sold
Police Station Butterflies and Flowers to Be Sold

Artwork that adorned the wall of building removed prior to demolition

Recent Activities in Chiswick, Hounslow, Germany and Austria
Recent Activities in Chiswick, Hounslow, Germany and Austria

Chiswick Homefields councillor Gerald McGregor looks back on the week

Application Made for 5G Mast Near Entrance to Chiswick Park
Application Made for 5G Mast Near Entrance to Chiswick Park

20 metre high structure would be built close to former BSI Tower

Revised Schedule for Roadworks on A4 Announced
Revised Schedule for Roadworks on A4 Announced

Delay due to Queen's funeral could mean closures continue into next year

Ruth Cadbury Condemns Ending of Fracking Ban
Ruth Cadbury Condemns Ending of Fracking Ban

Jacob Rees-Mogg accuses some opponents of move of being funded by Putin

South Western Railway Publishes Details of Strike Day Services
South Western Railway Publishes Details of Strike Day Services

Just two trains an hour at most local stations

Chiswick
Chiswick's Final Farewell to Her Majesty

Residents pack the side of the A4 as the funeral cortege passes

Step-free Access at Acton Town To Be Suspended
Step-free Access at Acton Town To Be Suspended

Disabled passengers advised to travel to Hammersmith and double back

New Round of Train Strikes Announced by Unions
New Round of Train Strikes Announced by Unions

Disputes postponed due to Queen's death set to resume

Be Sure to See Shaw
Be Sure to See Shaw's Pygmalion at the Tabard

Susan Stanley-Carroll hails a lively production delivered with aplomb

Natalie Frances Simons
Natalie Frances Simons

Natalie's husband Howard pays tribute to 'His Flower of Scotland'

Jail for Man who Stalked Jeremy Vine and Others
Jail for Man who Stalked Jeremy Vine and Others

Broadcaster dubbed Alex Bellfield 'the Jimmy Savile' of trolling

Gunnersbury Triangle Estate Residents in Car Park Stand Off
Gunnersbury Triangle Estate Residents in Car Park Stand Off

Say TfL is starting work before permission granted

Huge Numbers Line the A40 to Say Farewell to The Queen
Huge Numbers Line the A40 to Say Farewell to The Queen

Cortege travels through west London on way to Buckingham Palace

A4 Roadworks to Be Suspended Due to Queen
A4 Roadworks to Be Suspended Due to Queen's Funeral

Move made to avoid delays to cortege as it travels to Windsor Castle

Rupa Huq Pays Tribute to Queen
Rupa Huq Pays Tribute to Queen's 'Remarkable' Life

Ealing Central and Acton MP hails the new King Charles III in parliament

Hounslow Council Slammed for Ditching Cost-of-living Event
Hounslow Council Slammed for Ditching Cost-of-living Event

Free advice session for residents cancelled following Queen's death

Man Runs in Front of King
Man Runs in Front of King's Rolls Royce on Westway

Incident near Savoy Circus captured live on television

Parked Car in Chiswick Engulfed by Fireball
Parked Car in Chiswick Engulfed by Fireball

Spectacular blaze occurs on quiet residential street

Planned Rail Strikes Called Off Due to Queen
Planned Rail Strikes Called Off Due to Queen's Death

Both RMT and ASLEF postpone industrial action. Bus strikes also off

Proclamation Ceremony Takes Place in Ravenscourt Park
Proclamation Ceremony Takes Place in Ravenscourt Park

Condolence books also open at libraries following death of The Queen

Kew House School Seeks Another Site for Expanded Sixth Form
Kew House School Seeks Another Site for Expanded Sixth Form

Now wants to convert ground floor of Wheatstone House

Community Music Project Set Up at Metropolis Studios
Community Music Project Set Up at Metropolis Studios

Roland's Artist Centre hosting workshops for young people along with Mind charity

Man Taking on Thames Path 50K Challenge for Move into Wellbeing
Man Taking on Thames Path 50K Challenge for Move into Wellbeing

Trevor Begg repaying support given to his sister-in-law

Virgin Gym Theft Report Uncovers Widespread Problem
Virgin Gym Theft Report Uncovers Widespread Problem

Other victims come forward after Charlotte Morgan told her story

Some Events Cancelled in W4 Out of Respect for the Queen
Some Events Cancelled in W4 Out of Respect for the Queen

Chiswick Book Festival going ahead but Area Forum postponed

Chiswick Marks the Passing of Queen Elizabeth
Chiswick Marks the Passing of Queen Elizabeth

Local churches toll their bells and open doors for quiet remembrance

Man Charged with Packhorse & Talbot Assault
Man Charged with Packhorse & Talbot Assault

John Paul McDonagh accused of seriously wounding a member of staff

Former Archbishop Declares Yeats Statue to Be
Former Archbishop Declares Yeats Statue to Be 'Definitely There'

Rain holds off (mostly) for the unveiling that wasn't an unveiling

Draft Local Plan Seeks to Tackle
Draft Local Plan Seeks to Tackle 'Failing' Part of Chiswick

Power Road Quarter identified as 'not fit for purpose'

Ealing Binmen Threaten to Strike Over Pay
Ealing Binmen Threaten to Strike Over Pay

Union says council has failed to offer an adequate increase

Chiswick Rugby Club - Rugby for Adults and Children
Chiswick Rugby Club - Rugby for Adults and Children

Artificial grass pitch has avoided delay to the start of the season

New Brentford & Chiswick Local History Journal Published
New Brentford & Chiswick Local History Journal Published

Articles on local businesses, house histories and the funeral of Sir John Maynard

Tempers Flare as Chiswick High Road Grinds to a Halt
Tempers Flare as Chiswick High Road Grinds to a Halt

Roadworks and strikes combine to bring traffic to a standstill

Nearly There on the Dukes Meadows Footbridge
Nearly There on the Dukes Meadows Footbridge

Chiswick Homefields Councillor John Todd reports back on his week

Another Vacant High Road Site Set to Return to Use
Another Vacant High Road Site Set to Return to Use

Plan to open new restaurant at Kitchen and Pantry site

Previously in Chiswick

Stories published earlier in this site's weekly newsletter

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Has The Italian Plumber found a smarter way to lower those energy bills?
Has The Italian Plumber found a smarter way to lower those energy bills?

Is it possible to save up to 40% on heating by upgrading your timer and thermostat control?

Remembering Queen Elizabeth II’s visits to West London
Remembering Queen Elizabeth II’s visits to West London

Horton and Garton remember some of the times Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II visited West London

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

A great opportunity to meet the Head and other teachers and see the school in action.

The Covent Garden Fishmongers
The Covent Garden Fishmongers

If it swims, we can supply it

New Pilates and Yoga Studio Launches in Chiswick
New Pilates and Yoga Studio Launches in Chiswick

The Proud Project's exclusive introductory offer

Bright New Studio: Brand New Art Classes
Bright New Studio: Brand New Art Classes

At Chiswick Art School

Harpers of Chiswick: British Property Awards 2022: Gold Winner
Harpers of Chiswick: British Property Awards 2022: Gold Winner

Top Estate Agent in Chiswick

Osterley Bookshop Annual September Sale - Win a £20 voucher!
Osterley Bookshop Annual September Sale - Win a £20 voucher!

Visit this gem of a bookshop for all books under £8 at HALF PRICE from 1st to 30th September

Kew Green Nursery Open NOW!
Kew Green Nursery Open NOW!

Spacious and light filled building with room for outside play.

New White Paper Outlines Proposed Private Rental Regulations
New White Paper Outlines Proposed Private Rental Regulations

Christian Harper of Harpers of Chiswick explains

What
What's On At Watermans Cinema This Week

Films include Don't Worry Darling, Ticket To Paradise and See How They Run

George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion to Be Staged at the Tabard

Theatre's relaunch continues with a three-week run of the play

Book Swap Being Held to Support The Upper Room
Book Swap Being Held to Support The Upper Room

Bring up to four books to exchange at the Hartswood Tennis Club

Meeting to Be Held on the Future of Chiswick Markets
Meeting to Be Held on the Future of Chiswick Markets

Presentations will be given on proposals for Old Market Place

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A 'Distinguished Villa' For Poirot's Captain Hastings

Actor Hugh Fraser's latest theatrical project is being rehearsed in Chiswick

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

Traffic delays likely in the local area

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

Forthcoming strikes engineering works on local train and tube services

Volunteers Wanted to Tackle Wet Wipe Island
Volunteers Wanted to Tackle Wet Wipe Island

Help protect the Thames by getting down and dirty by Hammersmith Bridge

Watermans Ditches Seat Blocking Policy in Cinema
Watermans Ditches Seat Blocking Policy in Cinema

Returns to full capacity except for two 'safe-seating' screenings a week

Sustainable Fashion Show to Be Held at Gunnersbury Park Museum
Sustainable Fashion Show to Be Held at Gunnersbury Park Museum

Upcycled and repaired clothes and accessories to feature

Arts Society Chiswick Funds Exhibition By Young Offenders
Arts Society Chiswick Funds Exhibition By Young Offenders

Work of entrants in the Koestler Arts Awards displayed at the Supreme Court

Many Rivers To Cross Exhibition at the Riverside Studios
Many Rivers To Cross Exhibition at the Riverside Studios

Thames themed displays will be accompanied by a series of free workshops and events

Ealing Studios
Ealing Studios' Golden Years To Be Celebrated in Online Gallery

Gunnersbury Park showcasing the work of photographer Roy Gough

Summer Programme at Hogarth
Summer Programme at Hogarth's House Launched

Creative workshops, family activities, special exhibitions and even a specially commissioned play

The Walkers
The Walkers' Walls: A Study of Morris & Co. Wallpapers

New exhibits at Emery Walker's House going on display

Lifestyle

Home Instead Hammersmith, Fulham & Chiswick Hosts The Virtual Dementia Tour
Home Instead Hammersmith, Fulham & Chiswick Hosts The Virtual Dementia Tour

Come along this Friday to try the experience

Fit20 Chiswick
Fit20 Chiswick

Take the short but slow road to strength and fitness

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!

Are You Properly Insured?
Are You Properly Insured?

Simon Johnson from Marmalade Fine Jewllery on the importance of checking your precious jewellery insurance cover regularly

When life gives you lemons, grow microgreens
When life gives you lemons, grow microgreens

Introducing Greedy Greens - nutricious and delicious

Chiswick Property Market Update
Chiswick Property Market Update

Horton and Garton consider the current local property market conditions in W4

Educated Home Movers
Educated Home Movers

Horton and Garton highlight the unique considerations that come into play when moving with family

CTA Performing Arts
CTA Performing Arts

Free Dance & Musical Theatre classes for 2-18 yrs at our Open Days

La Trompette
La Trompette 'Even Stronger' After Glasshouse Closure

Staff from Kew restaurant to be transferred over

Medical Advice Sets Couple on Road to Opening Chiswick Cafe
Medical Advice Sets Couple on Road to Opening Chiswick Cafe

Ma Ma Boutique Bakery is area's first totally gluten-free establishment

Pret a Manger Planning to Open in Chiswick
Pret a Manger Planning to Open in Chiswick

Sandwich shop chain taking over the former Santander Bank premises

Oree Boulangerie Plans Chiswick High Road Move
Oree Boulangerie Plans Chiswick High Road Move

Upmarket French bakery and cafe poised to take over former Clarks shop

Signs of Life at the Old Station House
Signs of Life at the Old Station House

New management recruiting staff with reopening planned at the Grove Park pub

Sam Harrison Reveals More About Chiswick Plans
Sam Harrison Reveals More About Chiswick Plans

Tells us what will be in store at Sam's Larder on Turnham Green Terrace

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

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

Dylan Thomas and James Berry Added to the Chiswick Writers Trail
Dylan Thomas and James Berry Added to the Chiswick Writers Trail

Announcement marks the start of the 150 Festival at St Paul's Grove Park

Bedford Park Watercolours Find New Home
Bedford Park Watercolours Find New Home

Paintings of local roads by Fenja Anderson placed in St Michael & All Angels

Another Gelateria For Chiswick High Road
Another Gelateria For Chiswick High Road

Amorino set to move into Manor Springs premises in July

Bailiffs Close Up Devonshire Road Pub
Bailiffs Close Up Devonshire Road Pub

Italian Job latest hospitality operation to shut in the area

'Definitive' Book on Chiswick House and Gardens Published

Dr David Jacques on 300 years of creation and re-creation

Queue Forms on High Road for Wimbledon Tennis Offer
Queue Forms on High Road for Wimbledon Tennis Offer

Chance to win show court tickets and Sipsmith products at Tesco

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