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Rupa Huq Launches Hospitality Industry Campaign
Rupa Huq Launches Hospitality Industry Campaign

Wants more government action to save businesses in the sector

TfL Ditches Plans To Make All Stations Cashless
TfL Ditches Plans To Make All Stations Cashless

Change would have caused problems for Londoners without a bank card

Owner Fined After Dog Attacks Deer in Richmond Park
Owner Fined After Dog Attacks Deer in Richmond Park

Police release footage as number of similar cases rises during pandemic

Local Surgeon Speaks of Heartbreak Over Cancelled Operations
Local Surgeon Speaks of Heartbreak Over Cancelled Operations

Dr Matt Bartlett says no light at end of tunnel for NHS staff

Call Made To Put Housebound at Front of Vaccine Queue
Call Made To Put Housebound at Front of Vaccine Queue

Questions remain as to when those unable to attend centres will receive jab

The Chiswick Cinema Could Open at Short Notice
The Chiswick Cinema Could Open at Short Notice

Situation remains uncertain but venue is seeking extended operating hours

'More Needs To Be Done' On BAME Vaccine Take Up

Ealing Hospital doctor says community leaders must help tackle disinformation

Frustration on Zoom and the Poetry of Tea
Frustration on Zoom and the Poetry of Tea

Chiswick Riverside ward councillor Sam Hearn reports back on his week

Two Men Arrested with £100,000 Cash in Chiswick
Two Men Arrested with £100,000 Cash in Chiswick

Suspected Albanian organised crime group members charged with drug offences

Chiswick
Chiswick's Covid-19 Infection Rate Falls Significantly

Local hospitals remain under pressure as admissions yet to peak

More Padel Courts Planned at Rocks Lane Centre
More Padel Courts Planned at Rocks Lane Centre

Operator wants to increase provision of short form tennis game

Car Driver Gets Caught Out By Chiswick Mall Flooding
Car Driver Gets Caught Out By Chiswick Mall Flooding

RNLI respond as Mini starts to float down the river

Not The Wurst Outcome For German Sausage Stall Bid
Not The Wurst Outcome For German Sausage Stall Bid

Licensing Panel refuse permission to set up next to Hogarth statue

Councillors Claim They Are Being Gagged on Bollo Lane Towers
Councillors Claim They Are Being Gagged on Bollo Lane Towers

Ward reps say they are not allowed to speak at planning meeting

Exploring Chiswick Campaign Launched
Exploring Chiswick Campaign Launched

Culture groups want to encourage people to learn more about local heritage

Jogger Stopped on Thames Path for
Jogger Stopped on Thames Path for 'Breathing Heavily'

Covid marshals warn man running near Hammersmith Bridge

Peri Peri Chicken Restaurant Coming To The High Road
Peri Peri Chicken Restaurant Coming To The High Road

Second branch of what is planned to be an international chain

Shielding Family Fined By Hounslow Council
Shielding Family Fined By Hounslow Council

Kept daughter out of school as father was receiving cancer treatment

Early Reopening of Hammersmith Bridge To Pedestrians Ruled Out
Early Reopening of Hammersmith Bridge To Pedestrians Ruled Out

Council's engineers dismiss notion that stabilisation work not needed

Meeting Told Chiswick Has Borough
Meeting Told Chiswick Has Borough's Lowest Covid Infection Rate

Public health experts think demographic factors are the reason

Decision To Be Made On Gunnersbury Park Bowls Club
Decision To Be Made On Gunnersbury Park Bowls Club

Planning committee to consider bid to convert it into mini-golf course

Chiswick School Ramps Up Rapid Flow Testing
Chiswick School Ramps Up Rapid Flow Testing

Staff work over Christmas to set up test centre in sports hall

Chiswick
Chiswick 'Kidfluencer' Given Innovative Sensory Kit

Five-year-old JoeJoe features new equipment on his YouTube channel

Over 200 Covid-19 Patients in West Mid Hospital
Over 200 Covid-19 Patients in West Mid Hospital

Borough’s health boss underlines warning to follow lockdown rules

No to Extending Monstrous Bollo Lane Towers
No to Extending Monstrous Bollo Lane Towers

Cllr Gary Malcolm says plans are a frightening prospect for local residents

Getting the Jab and Pollarding on the Eyot
Getting the Jab and Pollarding on the Eyot

Chiswick Homefields ward councillor John Todd reports back on his week

Long Queues Develop for Vaccine at Chiswick Health Centre
Long Queues Develop for Vaccine at Chiswick Health Centre

Reports of waiting times of over an hour on first two days

Watch Out For Phillip Schofield Peering Through Your Windows
Watch Out For Phillip Schofield Peering Through Your Windows

TV host admits to spying on his Chiswick neighbours for design tips

'Tidal Wave' of New Covid Patients Since Start of Year

Sharp increase in admissions in latest week for local hospitals

Free Lateral Flow Tests Available at Acton Library
Free Lateral Flow Tests Available at Acton Library

Same day results provided for people without symptoms

Senior NHS Doctor Says Covid Rule-breaking
Senior NHS Doctor Says Covid Rule-breaking 'Demoralising'

Tells of seeing groups not social distancing as he travels home from work

Conservation Area Plan for the Glebe Estate
Conservation Area Plan for the Glebe Estate

Status would mean more planning restrictions for local homes

Rapid Covid-19 Tests Now Available in Hounslow Borough
Rapid Covid-19 Tests Now Available in Hounslow Borough

Local centres for those without symptoms promised from next week

Developer Seeks Increase in Height of Bollo Lane Tower
Developer Seeks Increase in Height of Bollo Lane Tower

Wants to increase Roslin Road building to 15 storeys

Coach Stuck on a Flyover Nearly Beats Covid-19
Coach Stuck on a Flyover Nearly Beats Covid-19

That was the year that was - the top stories of 2020 on ChiswickW4.com

Bid To Block Allotment Charge Increase Fails
Bid To Block Allotment Charge Increase Fails

Council proceeds with decision to raise fees on Christmas Eve

An Eventful 2020 For The Chiswick RNLI Lifeboat
An Eventful 2020 For The Chiswick RNLI Lifeboat

Crew to feature in BBC programme in the New Year

Women Admits Killing Man Near Acton Town Hall
Women Admits Killing Man Near Acton Town Hall

Rhian Beresford enters manslaughter plea from secure psychiatric unit

Three More Covid-19 Deaths in Chiswick
Three More Covid-19 Deaths in Chiswick

Local fatalities reach 35 as infection rate continues to rise rapidly

Temporary Cycleway 9 Opens With Little Fanfare
Temporary Cycleway 9 Opens With Little Fanfare

TfL believes it has solved issues with traffic lights and remove barriers

Council Defends
Council Defends 'Safe and Secure' JC Decaux Ad Display

Concerns that sign is causing problems with social distancing dismissed

Hounslow
Hounslow's Enforcement Officers Say They are Taking 'Light Approach'

Council has received over a 1,000 Covid-19 related complaints

Alan, The Nicest Milkman in the West, Signs Off With a Song
Alan, The Nicest Milkman in the West, Signs Off With a Song

Retiring after forty years of delivering to the local community

Workshop Redesigns Turnham Green Terrace
Workshop Redesigns Turnham Green Terrace

Design brief for the road's future to be presented to council

Council Demands Removal of Gazebos Outside Chiswick Cafe
Council Demands Removal of Gazebos Outside Chiswick Cafe

Owner claims enforcement officers were aggressive during premise visit

Council Press on with E-Scooter Trial Despite Safety Concerns
Council Press on with E-Scooter Trial Despite Safety Concerns

Rented scooters to be allowed on local roads from next March

South Chiswick Traffic Restrictions Set To Begin
South Chiswick Traffic Restrictions Set To Begin

Controversial measures on Hartington Road and Thames Road to be enforced

Previously in Chiswick

Stories published earlier in this site's weekly newsletter

Calendar

Children
Children's Artwork Competition To Feature On Chiswick High Road Billboard

A chance for your talented younger family members to shine

Gasworks
Gasworks' Generous Offer

Free boiler repairs to the vulnerable or those on the NHS front line

What
What's Ahead For The Chiswick Property Market?

Paul Cooney of Horton and Garton Chiswick shares his views

Can Grove Park Deli Help With Your Catering Needs During Lockdown?
Can Grove Park Deli Help With Your Catering Needs During Lockdown?

Free delivery to the Grove Park area daily

A New Event Is Coming To Chiswick Next Spring!
A New Event Is Coming To Chiswick Next Spring!

The Sunday Times' Life Lessons festival brings together world class thinkers

Covent Garden Fishmongers
Covent Garden Fishmongers

If it swims, we can supply it

A Christmas Tale ...
A Christmas Tale ...'Daddy, can we visit Santa?'

The Italian Plumber helps Santa keep cool

Greek Myths To Be Staged Online for Children
Greek Myths To Be Staged Online for Children

Watermans presenting a series of four shows with puppetry

New Lecture Series To Focus on Iconic Local Gardens
New Lecture Series To Focus on Iconic Local Gardens

Thames Luminaries will feature nine experts talking about the area's heritage

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

Forthcoming engineering works on local train and tube services

Decision to Be Made on High Road Cheese Market
Decision to Be Made on High Road Cheese Market

Organisers now only want to hold the event once a month

Emery Walker House Presents Talk on the De Morgan Collection
Emery Walker House Presents Talk on the De Morgan Collection

Curator Sarah Hardy to tell the story of Victorian couple's ceramic art

London Mayoral Election To Go Ahead This May
London Mayoral Election To Go Ahead This May

Government has no plans to cancel vote despite public health issues

Watermans Closes Until Further Notice
Watermans Closes Until Further Notice

Arts centre unable to operate under Tier 3 restrictions

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

Traffic delays likely in the local area

Watermans
Watermans 'Saved' By Public Generosity

Response to its appeal sufficient to keep it operating through next year

Photography, Painting, Drawing, Printmaking and More
Photography, Painting, Drawing, Printmaking and More

At Chiswick Art School

Chiswick's Hidden Gem!

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

Alistair Hugo At Home
Alistair Hugo At Home

Stock up with delicious frozen or ready to heat meals and quality food produce

Antiques Market Cancelled Due To Missing Paperwork
Antiques Market Cancelled Due To Missing Paperwork

Organiser blames council inefficiency for failure of event to take place

Big Response To Watermans Crowdfunding Appeal
Big Response To Watermans Crowdfunding Appeal

Over £50,000 raised just a week after campaign started

Welcome To The New Home Season At John Lewis & Partners White City
Welcome To The New Home Season At John Lewis & Partners White City

Book a free Home Design appointment and enjoy 10% back on purchases made*

Life Lessons Festival Coming To Chiswick House
Life Lessons Festival Coming To Chiswick House

Wellness event will feature celebrities including Graham Norton and Ruby Wax

Thames Path to Get Safety Patrols Over Winter Months
Thames Path to Get Safety Patrols Over Winter Months

Richmond Council boosting security during Hammersmith Bridge closure

Tree Trail Launched in Ravenscourt Park
Tree Trail Launched in Ravenscourt Park

Friends group select 25 trees of particular interest for you to view

Chiswick Playhouse Launches Crowdfunder To Ensure Survival
Chiswick Playhouse Launches Crowdfunder To Ensure Survival

Theatre missed out on last round of government culture funding

Lifestyle

West London Pharmacy Helping Covid-19 Vaccine Scientists
West London Pharmacy Helping Covid-19 Vaccine Scientists

Same day PCR travel certificate Guaranteed!

Leading In Challenging Times
Leading In Challenging Times

One-Insight helps leaders develop their leadership skills so they can lead more powerfully.

Snappy Snaps Chiswick Delivering To Your Home
Snappy Snaps Chiswick Delivering To Your Home

Providing a HOME DELIVERY service during lockdown 3

Chiswick Art School
Chiswick Art School

Boris says sit tight: do some Art Classes via Zoom!

White Dental Is Open For All Routine And Emergency Appointments
White Dental Is Open For All Routine And Emergency Appointments

Operating safely in latest lockdown

A Very 2020 West London Nativity
A Very 2020 West London Nativity

A modern take on the nativity that will raise a chuckle, from Horton and Garton

Dirty Money Terrible People
Dirty Money Terrible People

Local author Calum Kerr's new book

The Upper Scale Ltd
The Upper Scale Ltd

Finest quality of fish delivered to your door.

Appeal Made for Christmas FoodBox Donations
Appeal Made for Christmas FoodBox Donations

Hounslow Community Foodbox seeing a month's demand in a week

Stability In The Face Of Uncertainty
Stability In The Face Of Uncertainty

Falcons Pre-Preparatory School for Boys

We Have Exciting News To Share With You!
We Have Exciting News To Share With You!

Discover Classic Deli Online Gourmet Shop for you to Cook like a Chef at home!

Formed Architects
Formed Architects

Now is the time to create the extra bit of space that you need in your home

Frozen Yogurt To Return To Turnham Green Terrace
Frozen Yogurt To Return To Turnham Green Terrace

Branch of Snog planning opening in former Borough Wines premises

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

Inspiring young minds

Annie
Annie's

Autumn Skies & Delicious Pies!

New Local Curtains And Blinds Design Team
New Local Curtains And Blinds Design Team

Introducing Katherine Brown Curtains and Blinds

Dirty Money Terrible People
Dirty Money Terrible People

Local author Calum Kerr's new book

Success for Thames Trademen
Success for Thames Trademen's at Pairs Head of the River

Double win for Chiswick rowing club in Open Master category

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

Specifically, Chiswick Rugby Football Club

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

Published at the outbreak of Coronavirus

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

All-time High for W4 Average Property Price During Lockdown
All-time High for W4 Average Property Price During Lockdown

Family homes in demand as turnover in smaller properties collapses

Riverside Housing Scheme Looks Set To Be Blocked
Riverside Housing Scheme Looks Set To Be Blocked

Planners against proposal to build in large Hartington Road garden

Barnard Marcus Accused of Acting Like Starbucks in W4
Barnard Marcus Accused of Acting Like Starbucks in W4

Estate agent chain planning third branch in the area

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

Major Chiswick High Road development purchased from Lendlease

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