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Parking Scheme for Borough's Teachers 'Disappointing'
Council offer was already available to staff through business permits
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Nation Youth Theatre Places for Isleworth & Syon Duo
12 students have been accepted prestigious programme in the last eight years
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Hounslow Council Launch New Business Support Scheme
Grants of up to £25,000 available to smaller firms in the borough
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'Serious Fixes Needed' for Self Employed Worker Support
Hundreds of those excluded from scheme have contacted Ruth Cadbury
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No Free Travel for Children Could Cost Councils £10million
Mayor tells minister that move will hit poorest Londoners hardest
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Arson Suspected After Fire Breaks Out At Gunnersbury Park Cafe
Fire-fighters rescue horse-drawn carriages from historic display
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Missing Man Jason Delaney Has Been Found
Police had been appealing for his whereabouts
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Revised Morrisons Site Plan Looks Set for Approval
Report to virtual meeting of planning committee recommending in favour
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Cyclists Given Access to Richmond Park Again
Restricted hours will enable people to use it as a route to commute to work
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Weekly Update From Councillor Guy Lambert
Wonky wheel not preventing a gradual move back to normality
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Brentford FC Community Sports Trust Launch #BeeWell Campaign
Online activities will support adults and young people during the crisis
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Highly Rated Pizzeria Opens in Brentford Car Showroom
Santa Maria now taking orders on Catherine Wheel Road
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Hounslow's Loans to Thurrock Council Paid Back
Essex council found to have borrowed over a billion to fund solar farm purchases
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Three Times as Many Extreme Speeders Stopped During Lockdown
Enforcement increased to prevent collisions increasing strain on NHS
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Brentford Man Convicted for String of Burglaries
Guy Donovan targeted properties on the Ealing Road during lockdown
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TfL Say Public Transport Should Be Last Resort
Urge firms to keeps staff in London working from home as long as possible
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Plastic Waste Mountain Added to By Discarded PPE
Ealing Friends of the Earth and local MPs highlight issue as Environment Bill progresses
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Motorcyclist Killed in Osterley Road Collision
Man hit by car near junction by St. Mary's Church
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Local Schools Unlikely to Reopen on Government Schedule
Borough education chief says he would be surprised if any admit pupils on 1 June
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Local MPs Call for Airline Job Loss Moratorium
Back union call for a review by government before redundancies are made
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Brentford Developments in the Pipeline
What is the happening with major developments as of May
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Council Announce Range of Traffic Measures in Brentford Area
Aiming to make local streets more pedestrian and cyclist friendly
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Nurse Dies of Covid-19 at West Middlesex Hospital
Jennie Sablayan had pleaded for better protection for herself and colleagues
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OWGRA's PPE Production Reaches Industrial Scale
Local residents' group needs more funds to maintain supply to NHS
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Brentford and Isleworth's Coronavirus Death Toll Revealed
Figures showing fatalities at a local level published for the first time
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Ballymore Submit Revised Plan for St Lawrence's Church Site
Building now could be used as restaurant or a creative space rather than a gym
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Pandemic Estimated to Have Cost Hounslow Borough £28.5 Million
Council leader says government cash will not be enough to cover shortfall
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Plan Submitted for Royal Mail Sorting Office
Application for three blocks of flats up to 7 storeys with some commercial provision
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Anger Over Hounslow's Parking Appeal Process
Residents fined while helping the vulnerable or volunteering told they have to pay
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Hounslow Council Slow to Hand Out Business Grants
One of worst in London for distributing government support to local firms
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Second Attempt to Turn O'Riordans Into Flats
Applicant claims it is no longer sustainable as a riverside pub
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Boston Manor Man Denies Intending To Kill Woman Pushing Pram
Mark Brazant stabbed Josephine Conlon three times in the face
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Brentford FC Scale Back Work on Stadium Construction Site
No date given for opening as players agree to defer their wages
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Support Your Local Businesses
Deliveries and takeaways in Brentford for you
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Previously on BrentfordTW8.com
Stories that have appeared in this site's newsletter
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Kew Gardens Confirm Plans to Reopen
A limited number of visitors will be allowed from the beginning of June
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Forthcoming Roadworks in Brentford
Traffic delays likely in the local area due to lane and road closures
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One-to-one Adult Cycle Training Returning
Bikeworks offering free one to one sessions at a location convenient to you
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Make the Most of Those Lockdown Daydreams
Enter the Chiswick Book Festival Young People's Poetry Competition
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Russell Grant Keeping the Middlesex Flag Flying
Keen supporter of county heritage happy to see it have special day
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Brentford Together Events Now Online
Community Workshops now being run through Zoom and Facebook
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Upcoming Disruption on Public Transport
Tubes and trains affected by engineering works
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Gunnersbury Park Car Park Remaining Closed for Now
Visits to be monitored to allow reopening 'as soon as is practically possible'
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Enjoy Theatre Productions Online During Lockdown
Richmond's Orange Tree among venues offering free home screenings
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Lovebox 2020 Announces Cancellation
Gunnersbury Park pop festival latest event to be called off due to pandemic
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Osterley 10k Race Rescheduled
Local running community adapting to current difficult situation
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Brentford Voice Cancel Canal Festival
Due to Coronavirus festival will have to wait a year
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Syon House and Gardens Closes
Local parks and leisure take action to avoid the spread of COVID-19
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Watermans Suspends Screenings and Shows
With a 'heavy heart' all cancelled until next month at least
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Gunnersbury Park Museum Closes and parkrun Suspended
The park itself and the cafe remain open for visitors
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Celebrations and Commemorations Postponed
40th West London Local History Conference to be delayed due to Corona Virus
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Closure of Friendship Group 'a Loss' For the Elderly
However community response to calls for aid for vulnerable has been huge
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Talk Club for Men at Griffin Park
Brentford FC and its Community Sports Trust host mental health evening for fans
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Live Travel Updates for Brentford
Incidents on local roads and public transport
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Events in Brentford
What's on when and where in the local area
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 Leisure
Duke And Duchess of Northumberland Pay Tribute To Healthcare Staff And Keyworkers
The NHS flag is flying from the roof of Syon House
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Turning Fitness On Its Head
Too busy to exercise? Don't like gyms? Then fit20 could be the solution for you…
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Quality In An Age of Change
At Hammond's Butchers and Deli
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Brentford Pub's Virtual Happy Hours Gain International Notice
Magpie and Crown streaming quizzes to brighten up lockdown
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Funding Boost for Mulberry Centre
Ruth Cadbury MP welcomes the award from the People's Postcode Lottery
 Property
Thorgills Turns its Energy to Helping the Local Community
Brentford High Street estate agency staying busy despite temporary closure of business
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Further Details of Plans for Homebase and Tesco Sites Revealed
Over 2,000 homes near Gillette Corner 'biggest development in area for years'
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Second Highest Price Ever Paid for House in Brentford
Bright spot in property market that ended 2019 with a whimper
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Mercury House Expansion is Approved
Local Greens disappointed as decision 'ignores climate change impact of boilers'
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'The Problem With Brentford is Nobody Wants To Leave'
Estate agents react to dire figures for property market sales
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Capital Interchange Way Project Gets Green Light
Three towers up to 16 storeys high to be built opposite Citroen garage
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GLA Renews Concerns Over 'Fourth Mile' Scheme At B&Q Site
roject of 258 flats and hotel 'does not yet comply' with London Plan
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L&Q Submit Amended Plans for Morrisons Site
With changes to public space, appearance and layout
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Syon Park Seek a New Road
Claim that Church Street closure has had significant effect on journey times for customers
 Community
Hounslow Council Community Support Hub Goes Live
Providing food to isolated and vulnerable residents
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Where Should the Brentford Fountain Be?
Brentford Voice collate the views of the local community
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Boston Manor Secures National Lottery Support
Over £3.5 million for the redevelopment of the park
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Over Seven Years to Rebuild Brentford's High Street
Initial demolition to be complete by end of the year
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New Operator Sought for Garden Centre
Northumberland Estates looking for replacement provider in Syon Park
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Fix My Brentford Street
Report problems such as potholes and uncollected rubbish in your local area
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