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Ukrainian Children Light up Chiswick for Christmas
Ukrainian Children Light up Chiswick for Christmas

Young refugees do the honours for the town centre’s festive decorations

More Details to Be Revealed About Police Station Development
More Details to Be Revealed About Police Station Development

Exhibition of plans for retirement housing being held this week

Plans Submitted to Convert Duke of York into Housing
Plans Submitted to Convert Duke of York into Housing

Two self-contained flats would be built in former pub

Major Disruption This Week Due to A4 Roadworks
Major Disruption This Week Due to A4 Roadworks

Overnight closures will affect Sutton Court Road

Advent Calendar & Christmas Charity Appeal Marks 20 Years
Advent Calendar & Christmas Charity Appeal Marks 20 Years

St Michael & All Angels has raised thousands since 2002

Another Fatality Occurs at Turnham Green Station
Another Fatality Occurs at Turnham Green Station

Person hit by train and pronounced dead at the scene

Council Ruling Places Future of Sam
Council Ruling Places Future of Sam's Riverside in Jeopardy

Restaurant forced to take terrace marquee down after neighbours complain

Tributes Paid to the Work of Murdered Boxing Trainer
Tributes Paid to the Work of Murdered Boxing Trainer

Reece Newcombe had set up gyms and camps for young people in the area

Councillor Claims
Councillor Claims 'Abusive' Email Sent by Resident Group

Katherine Dunne calls for action after heated area forum meeting

Metroline Bus Strikes Suspended After New Pay Offer
Metroline Bus Strikes Suspended After New Pay Offer

Drivers to vote on further action but Abellio dispute continues

Demands to Modify Chiswick Traffic Measures Grow
Demands to Modify Chiswick Traffic Measures Grow

Area forum meeting hears claims schemes are not working

Survey Shows Some Dissatisfaction with GPs in Ealing Borough
Survey Shows Some Dissatisfaction with GPs in Ealing Borough

More patients giving negative reviews than in neighbouring areas

Just Stop Oil Hold Protest By Shepherd
Just Stop Oil Hold Protest By Shepherd's Bush Green

Two arrests as 13 demonstrators walk slowly towards Goldhawk Road

London Irish to Wear Purple Socks for Disability Inclusion
London Irish to Wear Purple Socks for Disability Inclusion

Club to host festival to promote accessible sports at Gunnersbury Park

SWR Accredited for Safeguarding Vulnerable Passengers
SWR Accredited for Safeguarding Vulnerable Passengers

Only second train operator in UK to be part of police scheme

Landmark Chiswick Pub Offered for Sale
Landmark Chiswick Pub Offered for Sale

'Substantial' offers invited from potential buyers of The Crown

A Chiswick Area Forum That Gives Both Sides Their Voice
A Chiswick Area Forum That Gives Both Sides Their Voice

Chiswick Gunnersbury councillor Ron Mushiso reports back on his week

J C Decaux Apply for Digital Bus Stop Ads by Turnham Green
J C Decaux Apply for Digital Bus Stop Ads by Turnham Green

Concerns expressed about impact on conservation area

Striving to Make Padel Completely Inclusive
Striving to Make Padel Completely Inclusive

Chris Warren talks about the community programme at the Rocks Lane facility

Local Author
Local Author's Bad School Report Book Launched at Waterstones

James Thellusson has included contributions from Chiswick residents

Hounslow Council Worker Could Face Sack for Blue Badge Misuse
Hounslow Council Worker Could Face Sack for Blue Badge Misuse

Afshan Ali works with special needs children

Fractious Area Forum Meeting Fails to Find Consensus
Fractious Area Forum Meeting Fails to Find Consensus

Transport issues raise temperature in the Town Hall

5% Council Tax Hike Remains Possible for All Chiswick Residents
5% Council Tax Hike Remains Possible for All Chiswick Residents

Jeremy Hunt's Autumn Statement has given leeway for bigger increases

Council Team Up with Brentford FC for White Ribbon Day
Council Team Up with Brentford FC for White Ribbon Day

Part of an international campaign to eliminate violence against women and girls

Rupa Huq Calls for a Quicker End to No Fault Evictions
Rupa Huq Calls for a Quicker End to No Fault Evictions

Presses government to follow through on manifesto commitment

Concerns Raised About Ealing Borough Water Supply
Concerns Raised About Ealing Borough Water Supply

Engineering planner says population growth and leaking pipes adding to pressure

More Local Children Going to School Hungry
More Local Children Going to School Hungry

Head teachers across the borough of Hounslow tell of increasing hardship

Planners Urge Approval of Laser Tag Facility
Planners Urge Approval of Laser Tag Facility

Councillors to decide on operation 'critical' to rugby club's finances

Armoured Cars in Chiswick Due to Threats Against Iranian Broadcaster
Armoured Cars in Chiswick Due to Threats Against Iranian Broadcaster

Police say residents should not be alarmed by 'overt presence'

Remembering Chiswick And Brentford
Remembering Chiswick And Brentford's Bloody Past

Former Attorney General Dominic Grieve guest speaker at Hampden Society dinner

Anger as Aquafit Class Which has Run for 30 Years Cancelled
Anger as Aquafit Class Which has Run for 30 Years Cancelled

Older and disabled users protest at New Chiswick Pool decision

Fines Issued on Fishers Lane Now Exceed a Million Pounds
Fines Issued on Fishers Lane Now Exceed a Million Pounds

Renewed surge in PCN issuance since A4 roadworks began

Developer Reduces Number of Affordable Flats in Holly House
Developer Reduces Number of Affordable Flats in Holly House

Amended design submitted for 24-storey building by Chiswick Roundabout

Hammersmith and Chiswick Constituency Looks More Likely
Hammersmith and Chiswick Constituency Looks More Likely

Radical proposals retained to next stage of consultation process

Concerns Raised for Future of Team Sports at Rocks Lane
Concerns Raised for Future of Team Sports at Rocks Lane

Parents fear that football and netball pitches could be converted to padel courts

Female Cyclist Hit by Lorry on Chiswick High Road
Female Cyclist Hit by Lorry on Chiswick High Road

Air ambulance called to scene after collision at Chiswick Lane junction

From Street Artist To Chiswick Fruit And Veg Seller
From Street Artist To Chiswick Fruit And Veg Seller

Homeless man tells how his life improved after kind gesture from stallholder

Previously in Chiswick

Stories published earlier in this site's weekly newsletter

Calendar

W4 Property Market Update – December 2022
W4 Property Market Update – December 2022

What’s the latest news from the Chiswick property market? Estate agent Horton and Garton share local market insight.

Marmalade Jewellery
Marmalade Jewellery's Christmas on the Terrace

The workshop elves are working super hard getting gifts ready in time for Christmas

How Hypoxi Changed My Life
How Hypoxi Changed My Life

And how it could change yours, too!

Gasworks
Gasworks' Generous Offer

Free 'one hour' boiler repair for the over 60s in poverty, the vulnerable and the NHS staff on the front line

Introducing Astrid & Flo
Introducing Astrid & Flo

a small and personable boutique childcare agency born in Chiswick

Introducing Mitsuryu
Introducing Mitsuryu

An independent Japanese restaurant serving delicious food

How can separating couples still get legal advice when they represent themselves?
How can separating couples still get legal advice when they represent themselves?

Helen Pidgeon, family law specialist, explains the various options

The Hogarth Club Raises Over £10,000 for Marie Curie UK
The Hogarth Club Raises Over £10,000 for Marie Curie UK

In its fourth 24 hour Spinathon fundraiser sponsored by Horton & Garton.

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

Top Estate Agent in Chiswick

What
What's On At Watermans Cinema This Week

Films include The Menu, Aftersun and The Nutcracker live

St. Michael
St. Michael's Players Christmas Panto Returns

This year is a retelling of the classic fairy tale Rapunzel

Four Weeks of Disruption on Trains Around Christmas and New Year
Four Weeks of Disruption on Trains Around Christmas and New Year

RMT announces dates for new round of industrial action

World Cup Winning Captains Launch Festival of Cricket
World Cup Winning Captains Launch Festival of Cricket

Eoin Morgan and Jos Buttler team up to host Gunnersbury Park event

Nearly 1,000 Bus Drivers Striking for Ten Days
Nearly 1,000 Bus Drivers Striking for Ten Days

Employees of Abellio taking industrial action in pay dispute

Free Sport for Local Community at Gunnersbury Park Sports Hub
Free Sport for Local Community at Gunnersbury Park Sports Hub

Provided by Brentford FC Community Sports Trust

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

Cosmo Clark
Cosmo Clark's Descendants Laud Staging of Cosmo's War

Reading of play based on his wartime letters staged at St Michael & All Angels

Annual Fostering Awards Hosted in Chiswick
Annual Fostering Awards Hosted in Chiswick

Recognition given to those who help look after over 300 children in the borough

Happy 325th Birthday William Hogarth
Happy 325th Birthday William Hogarth

Flowers placed at the base of the High Road statue to mark the day

Hounslow FoodBox Launches Christmas Campaign
Hounslow FoodBox Launches Christmas Campaign

Looking to raise £11,000 during November to meet increased need over the holiday

William Morris Society Holding New Exhibition on the Kelmscott Press
William Morris Society Holding New Exhibition on the Kelmscott Press

Explores Hammersmith connections to the 'Ideal Book'

Lifestyle

Celebrate This Christmas and New Year At Capri Restaurant
Celebrate This Christmas and New Year At Capri Restaurant

Their delectable menus have something for everyone

Christmas With The Chiswick RNLI
Christmas With The Chiswick RNLI

Join in with Carols With The Crew and support them all year with the Chiswick RNLI calendar

Goodbye kettle. Hello easy street. Or is it?
Goodbye kettle. Hello easy street. Or is it?

The Italian Plumber is on a quest for minimalism.

Introducing Foxes Fives
Introducing Foxes Fives

New Friday five-a-side league run by Foxes FC

Hogarth Santa Run 2022
Hogarth Santa Run 2022

Two Bridges. One Charity. A Whole Lot of Santas.

Local care company celebrates London Living Wage accreditation
Local care company celebrates London Living Wage accreditation

Home Instead Hammersmith & Chiswick cares for its care professionals as well as its clients

What you MUST know about your pelvic floor muscles
What you MUST know about your pelvic floor muscles

And why are we ALL embarrassed to talk about it?

Getting Ahead of the Rising Costs …
Getting Ahead of the Rising Costs …

Colleen De Spaey of Bespoke Living discusses why it's best to book your builder ahead

Covent Garden Fishmongers Turns 40
Covent Garden Fishmongers Turns 40

Celebrate with them at their oyster and fizz event

Introducing The Door W4
Introducing The Door W4

A truly unique private medical facility for health, aesthetics and wellbeing. Discover their launch offers.

AALondon Gallery
AALondon Gallery

Representing a very select group of Aboriginal and British artists.

Fit20 Chiswick
Fit20 Chiswick

Take the short but slow road to strength and fitness

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

Brentford FC Women Boosting Their Performance at The Hogarth
Brentford FC Women Boosting Their Performance at The Hogarth

Team given access to gym facilities at top health club

Soho Cafe Bar Plans to Take Over Outsider Tart Site
Soho Cafe Bar Plans to Take Over Outsider Tart Site

Berwick Street based My Place has applied for late night licence

La Trompette
La Trompette 'Even Stronger' After Glasshouse Closure

Staff from Kew restaurant to be transferred over

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

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

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

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

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

Property

Chiswick
Chiswick's Most Expensive House Back on the Market

Walpole House being offered for sale for £18.5 million

Chiswick Estate Agent Issues Buy Call To Investors
Chiswick Estate Agent Issues Buy Call To Investors

Andrew Nunn believes that current yields are too attractive to miss