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Peter Blake Painting To Feature in Chiswick House Fundraising Auction
Peter Blake Painting To Feature in Chiswick House Fundraising Auction

Event aims to help Trust meet target of £120,000

The Politics of Envy. The Politics of the Playground. The End of Democracy?
The Politics of Envy. The Politics of the Playground. The End of Democracy?

Turnham Green ward councillor Jo Biddolph on her week

Angry Scenes as Chiswick Hit By Gridlock
Angry Scenes as Chiswick Hit By Gridlock

Concerns raised that last week was 'first rumblings of tidal wave of traffic'

Chiswick Police Station Petition Reaches 1,200 Signatures
Chiswick Police Station Petition Reaches 1,200 Signatures

Lib Dem Assembly member Caroline Pidgeon presents it to City Hall

New Independent Restaurant For Chiswick High Road
New Independent Restaurant For Chiswick High Road

The Silver Birch will offer contemporary, seasonal British dining

Chiswick Van Hire Yard Development Proposed
Chiswick Van Hire Yard Development Proposed

Four storey high building would contain nine flats on Bollo Lane

Council Dismisses Brentford Fountains Closure Rumours
Council Dismisses Brentford Fountains Closure Rumours

Says leisure centre set for phased reopening from November

Great Marlborough Estates Buys Empire House
Great Marlborough Estates Buys Empire House

Major Chiswick High Road development purchased from Lendlease

Hogarth Flyover Closed After Ramp Blocked
Hogarth Flyover Closed After Ramp Blocked

Car has appeared to have misjudged entrance and mounted kerb

Raise Funds for Maggie
Raise Funds for Maggie's and Take Part in Virtual Culture Crawl

A chance to see an exclusive Rick Astley performance from your sofa

Over 100 Untested Patients Discharged into Care Homes
Over 100 Untested Patients Discharged into Care Homes

West London hospitals were only testing those in contact with infected person

Meeting Discusses Next Options for Hammersmith Bridge
Meeting Discusses Next Options for Hammersmith Bridge

New permanent crossing now being considered

Westfield Walk-in Covid-19 Testing Hailed As Success
Westfield Walk-in Covid-19 Testing Hailed As Success

Mobile unit managed to increase number of younger people screened

Councillors Urge Minister To Intervene Over Traffic Measures
Councillors Urge Minister To Intervene Over Traffic Measures

Want Grant Shapps to force Council to hold full consultation and independent review

Protestors Block Chiswick Traffic Scheme Work
Protestors Block Chiswick Traffic Scheme Work

Residents say opposition a result of Hounslow Council's 'bullying approach'

Council Plan More Bikehangers Across The Borough
Council Plan More Bikehangers Across The Borough

Seven more to be placed in Ealing, Hanwell, Greenford Acton and Chiswick

New Figures Show London
New Figures Show London's Recovery is Car-lead

Congestion higher outside city centre than it was this time last year

Camera Enforcement of Turnham Green Terrace Traffic Ban is Live
Camera Enforcement of Turnham Green Terrace Traffic Ban is Live

Existing camera repurposed to issue fines for breaches

E-scooter Rider Involved in Chiswick High Road Collision
E-scooter Rider Involved in Chiswick High Road Collision

Helicopter lands on Back Common as victim taken to hospital

Let
Let's Have a Chat About Rugby in West London

Specifically, Chiswick Rugby Football Club

Minister Gives Green Light to Citroen Site Development
Minister Gives Green Light to Citroen Site Development

Admits plan will cause 'moderate harm' to Kew Gardens and Strand on the Green

Remembering the Victims of the V2 Rocket Strike on Chiswick
Remembering the Victims of the V2 Rocket Strike on Chiswick

Local history society carry out annual wreath laying ceremony

New Report Says Third of Jobs at Risk in Borough
New Report Says Third of Jobs at Risk in Borough

Hounslow Council wants urgent support for aviation communities

Ruth Cadbury Urges Chancellor to Extend Furlough Scheme
Ruth Cadbury Urges Chancellor to Extend Furlough Scheme

Brentford & Isleworth MP says her constituency will be especially hard hit

BMW Steering Wheels Targeted in Bedford Park
BMW Steering Wheels Targeted in Bedford Park

Spate of thefts recently with very specific objective

Active Discussions Taking Place About Hammersmith Ferry
Active Discussions Taking Place About Hammersmith Ferry

The Port of London Authority confirms several possible schemes being considered

Lack of Distancing at School Gate Blamed for Local Covid-19 Spike
Lack of Distancing at School Gate Blamed for Local Covid-19 Spike

Daily rate in Hounslow borough rises to highest level since April

More Revelations About Fisher
More Revelations About Fisher's Lane Scheme

Councillor Andrew Steed digs deeper into the circumstances behind the closure

Hounslow Council Ditch Fusion To Run Leisure Centres in-house
Hounslow Council Ditch Fusion To Run Leisure Centres in-house

Reopening on a phased bases not expected to start until November

Government Setting Up Hammersmith Bridge Task Force
Government Setting Up Hammersmith Bridge Task Force

Department of Transport engineers to take over management of repairs

Six Weeks of Roadworks to Build Temporary Cycleway 9
Six Weeks of Roadworks to Build Temporary Cycleway 9

Work on the project to begin on 14 September with lane closures required

Bell and Crown Dismantles Controversial Extension
Bell and Crown Dismantles Controversial Extension

Fuller's says design originally granted planning permission will replace it

Seven Thousand Attend Chiswick Flower Market Say Organisers
Seven Thousand Attend Chiswick Flower Market Say Organisers

Event hailed as success with local shops reporting increased takings

The Avenue is Local Councillors
The Avenue is Local Councillors' Street of the Month

Gary Malcolm says mountains of leaves show road has been neglected for months

Rumblings Underground and Hounslow Council Redacts Self-criticism
Rumblings Underground and Hounslow Council Redacts Self-criticism

Chiswick Homefields ward councillor John Todd on his week

Mystery Photo Left for Stamford Brook Bike Theft Victim
Mystery Photo Left for Stamford Brook Bike Theft Victim

Returns from gym to find picture of man next to cycle with word 'stolen'

Longstanding Chiswick Retailer Closes Unexpectedly
Longstanding Chiswick Retailer Closes Unexpectedly

Sofa Workshop set to reopen on the High Road under Timothy Oulton brand

Council Wants Your View on Chiswick Town Centre
Council Wants Your View on Chiswick Town Centre

Consultation aims to help shape the future of area's shopping district

Previously in Chiswick

Stories published earlier in this site's weekly newsletter

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Pioneering Veterinary Practice Arrives in Chiswick
Pioneering Veterinary Practice Arrives in Chiswick

Wolfe Vets, Independent, Family Owned 24/7 Expert Veterinary Care

"You Need A Holiday", She Said
"You Need A Holiday", She Said

The Italian Plumber takes the plunge... or does he?

Bruna From Dentist At Chiswick Donates Her Hair
Bruna From Dentist At Chiswick Donates Her Hair

To the Little Princess Trust to help children with cancer

Music Lessons For All Ages. At Home Or Online.
Music Lessons For All Ages. At Home Or Online.

Contact Forte Arts today to start lessons this term!

Starting Soon At Chiswick Art School
Starting Soon At Chiswick Art School

Tasters and full courses. Reserve your place now.

Films Coming Up at the Watermans Cinema
Films Coming Up at the Watermans Cinema

Screenings return in reduced a capacity auditorium

Osterley Bookshop Annual September Sale
Osterley Bookshop Annual September Sale

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

Learn How To Paint Great Watercolours with Frank Walters
Learn How To Paint Great Watercolours with Frank Walters

Every Week on Zoom from the comfort of your own home.

Hogarth
Hogarth's House Reopening To The Public

Groups of up to six can have exclusive access to the permanent exhibitions

Online Chiswick Book Festival Hailed as
Online Chiswick Book Festival Hailed as 'Great Success'

Loyd Grossman tells Robert Elms it's 'a fantastic thing'

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

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

Watermans
Watermans' Theatre Set For October Reopening

New season of Friday night shows features cabaret, dance and performance

Hogarth Masterpiece To Return to West London
Hogarth Masterpiece To Return to West London

Chiswick artist's 'A Rake's Progress' to feature in exhibition at Pitzhanger Gallery

Big Jims Trims - London / Bergen
Big Jims Trims - London / Bergen

We are now open. Both stores are open 7 days a week

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

Forthcoming engineering works on local train and tube services

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

Traffic delays likely in the local area

Chiswick Playhouse Set To Make a Return
Chiswick Playhouse Set To Make a Return

Local theatre relaunches with three events in Tabard pub garden

The Bedford Park Bicycle Club Rides Out
The Bedford Park Bicycle Club Rides Out

Inaugural trip to Chiswick House finally possible

B.U. School Holding Free Taster Day
B.U. School Holding Free Taster Day

Saturday morning classes for children to be launched at Chiswick Playhouse

Local Youth Writers Featuring in Showcase Event
Local Youth Writers Featuring in Showcase Event

Hounslow Action for Youth writing workshop participants in #MadeInLDN Speak Out

Drive-In Cinema Event Planned for Gunnersbury Park
Drive-In Cinema Event Planned for Gunnersbury Park

Luna Cinema proposing 200-car capacity screenings in August and September

Stretchworks Online Classes
Stretchworks Online Classes

Stretchworks Online Classes

Chiswick House Not Reopening This Year
Chiswick House Not Reopening This Year

Trust say events normally subsidise public access to the building

Chiswick's Hidden Gem!

Project Framing Ltd - a Chiswick based picture framing company that has been established for over 35 years.

A Full Listing of Chiswick Events

What's coming up in the W4 area

Lifestyle

The Upper Scale
The Upper Scale

Our fish home delivery service is here to stay!

Is This The Right Time To Sell Your Property?
Is This The Right Time To Sell Your Property?

Outlook for the Chiswick property market post-lockdown

Go
Go 'Out Out' To The Villa Throughout September

Villa di Geggiano are continuing with 'Eat Out To Help Out' for an extra month

Chiswick and Bedford Park Preparatory School
Chiswick and Bedford Park Preparatory School

Inspiring young minds

Shopping In The Fresh Air At The Food Market Dukes Meadows
Shopping In The Fresh Air At The Food Market Dukes Meadows

Every Sunday from 10am to 2pm

Ralph Gilhooly of Dentist@Chiswick Says A Huge Thank You To Chiswickw4.com Readers
Ralph Gilhooly of Dentist@Chiswick Says A Huge Thank You To Chiswickw4.com Readers

Over £2000 raised for childre''s charities

Air BnB Ignore Reports of Bogus Listings in Bedford Park
Air BnB Ignore Reports of Bogus Listings in Bedford Park

American turns up on resident's door step expecting to stay for a month

The Hogarth Club - We Are Open!
The Hogarth Club - We Are Open!

And looking forward to welcoming their members back

Dancing With H By C. S. Fiore
Dancing With H By C. S. Fiore

Published at the outbreak of Coronavirus

Sam
Sam's Larder Opens on Crisp Road

New boutique deli is shop extension of eponymous restaurant

Capital Motor Co Is Open And Accessible
Capital Motor Co Is Open And Accessible

Access to Devonshire Road and Prince of Wales Terrace is permittable for access to the premises despite restriction road signs

Chiswick
Chiswick's Historic Pub With Two Names To Be Sold

Fuller's disposing of Mawson Arms/Fox and Hounds

Dorota
Dorota's Lifestyle Studio Is Reopening

Get a 20% discount on all HYPOXI courses in July

Foubert
Foubert's Celebrates 42 Years in Chiswick

Maria and Luciano still serving customers after four decades

Rishi Sunak Helps Bell and Crown Get Ready for Super Saturday
Rishi Sunak Helps Bell and Crown Get Ready for Super Saturday

Chancellor pays visit as Chiswick riverside pub prepares to reopen

Whitman & Co Estate Agents
Whitman & Co Estate Agents' Thank You To The NHS

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

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

'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

Large New Restaurant Planned On Turnham Green Terrace
Large New Restaurant Planned On Turnham Green Terrace

Application submitted to knock through former Luminus to Pizza Treat

Property

Planning Application Submitted for 25 Storey Chiswick Skyscraper
Planning Application Submitted for 25 Storey Chiswick Skyscraper

Bollo Brook House will be largest building in massive housing development

Activity Surges For Chiswick Property As Lockdown Eases
Activity Surges For Chiswick Property As Lockdown Eases

Buyers looking for 'forever home' as agents adapt to the new normal

House in Chiswick Sells for Bargain Price of £8,000,000
House in Chiswick Sells for Bargain Price of £8,000,000

Hartington Road home knocked down by 20% from asking price pre-lockdown

Nearly 400 Objections To 22-Storey Tower Near South Acton Station
Nearly 400 Objections To 22-Storey Tower Near South Acton Station

Deadline looming for comments on plan for 210 flats on industrial estate car park