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Churchill House Development Plan Submitted
74 flats in buildings up to seven storeys high proposed on Windmill Road
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Rare Black Fox Spotted in Isleworth
Around one in a thousand of the UK's population is this colour
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Brentford Business Hit By Recurring Fly Tipping
Commercial rubbish dumped twice in car park on The Ham
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London Bike Hub Sets Up Shop in Brentford
Provider of all things for bicycles now has premises on the High Street
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Over 100,000 Londoners Estimated to Have Long Covid
Report says plan needed to support those with prolonged symptoms
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Friends of Boston Manor Park Set To Depart
Fraught relationship with council makes future presence in park uncertain
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Parking Time Limit Waived During Bus Strike
No maximum wait in on-street bays in Hounslow borough
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Garden Bridge Cost Exceeded Total Spent on Bridges Over a Decade
TfL facing significantly increased maintenance expense over next ten years
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Weekly Update From Councillor Guy Lambert
In praise, selectively, of flyposting and graffiti on Sunley Island
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90% of Cars in Central London ULEZ Compliant
Mayor urged to take action to tackle particulate pollution hot spots
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Fractious Council Meeting Plagued By Tech Issues
Councillors clash bitterly over allowances and bullying allegations
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Thames Being Hit By 'Plastic Pandemic'
Number of discarded coffee cups in river doubles during lockdown
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Council Meeting Approves Councillors' Huge Allowance Rise
Opposition leader pledges to give increase to charity as move branded a 'disgrace'
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Skylark May Disappear from Richmond Park
Urgent action needed due to nests being disturbed by increased footfall
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Anger in Isleworth Over Flooding From River
Thames Water accused of failing to clear up after collapse of wall at Mogden
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Brentford Developments in the Pipeline
What is happening with major schemes in the area as of March
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Increase in Bus, Tube and Tram Fares Comes into Effect
Sadiq Khan says the rise was forced on him by the government
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Brentford and Isleworth Covid-19 Death Toll Surges
36 more people die during January the worst month so far
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Opponents Say 'Super Permits' Undermine Notion of Climate Emergency
Hounslow's introduction of all areas parking passes criticised
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Friends Rally Round After Death of Brentford Mum
Fundraiser launched for family of Rebecca Foster
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Brentford Residents Urged To Participate in Town Centre Survey
Consultation will help shape the future of the area
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Call Made To Revive Hounslow Borough's 'Vibrant' LGBT+ Scene
Councillor says vacant high street premises could replace lost gay pubs
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Anti-idling Campaign Launched in the Borough
Aim is to discourage drivers from living their engine running when stationary
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Another Brentford Laptop Collection Drive This Weekend
Huge response to first event with fifty devices donated
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Council To Make Arrangements for John Dwyer's Funeral
Efforts to trace his family prove unsuccessful
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Four More Days of Strikes Planned By Bus Drivers
Current industrial action could extend through spring and summer
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Residents Raising Funds To Fight Orchard Road Car Park Closure
Planning consultant appointed to challenge council application
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Battle To Save Park Road Allotments Reaching Conclusion
Campaigners look for support ahead of decisive planning meeting
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West London Orbital Scheme 'Still on Track'
Funding constraints at TfL main obstacle to delivering the project
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Isleworth Man Charged in Connection with Stabbing
Daniel Haisley remanded in custody to face charge of wounding
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New Proposal for Tower Block By Chiswick Roundabout
21 storey building would be smaller than the Chiswick Curve development
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Gunnersbury Park Bowls Club Refused Access To Green
Fears that deterioration of surface will make demise of club inevitable
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Significant Increases in Parking Charges Planned
Hounslow Council's new rates aim to incentivise use of low emission cars
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Over 4,000 People in Brentford and Isleworth Have Had Covid-19
Number of infections during pandemic more than doubled since Christmas
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Revisions Made To Tesco/Homebase Plan
Developer responding to concerns raised by GLA, TfL and council planners
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Brentford Dock Gate Row Rumbles On
'Groundswell of anger' as company asserts there is no public right of way
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Previously on BrentfordTW8.com
Stories that have appeared in this site's newsletter
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West London Kitchens And Bedrooms
Looking for a lockdown project?
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Ealing Independent College - Online Resource Hub
Find out more about what makes Ealing Independent College such a great place to learn
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Dancing With H By C. S. Fiore
Be ready for Christmas presents. Keep safe. Give a book
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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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Forthcoming Disruption on Public Transport
Tubes and trains affected by engineering works and revised timetables
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Secret Cinema Plans Return to Gunnersbury Park
Three options proposed for immersive event to allow flexibility
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Greek Myths To Be Staged Online for Children
Watermans presenting a series of four shows with puppetry
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Watermans Closes Until Further Notice
Arts centre unable to operate under Tier 3 restrictions
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London Mayoral Election To Go Ahead This May
Government has no plans to cancel vote despite public health issues
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Watermans 'Saved' By Public Generosity
Response to its appeal sufficient to keep it operating through next year
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West Middlesex Hospital Marks Its Centenary
Staff putting celebrations on hold until next year as they deal with Covid-19
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Osterley Park 10K Raises Over £5,000 For Ealing Foodbank
Join challenge that can be done anywhere to get total to £10,000
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Linda Massey's Diary of a Virtual Event Manager
Running the Brentford Festival not in Boston Manor Park
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Hillier to Open New Garden Centre at Syon Park Estate
Opening in spring 2021
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Community Planting Event Takes Place After Two Year Wait
Air Quality Brentford have managed to green Market Square
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Osterley 10k Race Rescheduled
Local running community adapting to current difficult situation
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Live Travel Updates for Brentford
Incidents on local roads and public transport
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 Leisure
Syon House Gardens Open From Wednesday To Sunday From March 17th
Book your tickets now
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The Italian Plumber Tells Us All To Suck It Up
Handy tip to deal with those everyday blockages
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Morrisons To Open Store in Ballymore Development
Supermarket could be in addition to one promised on existing site
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Lifelong Love of Brentford Inspired by Game in Nazi Germany
Escape by kindertransport led to the stands at Griffin Park
 Property
Stamp Duty Holiday Fails To Boost Brentford Property Market
Cladding issues seen as factor as only 15 sales reported in three months
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Ben Madden of Thorgills on the Future for Brentford Property
Top local agent says TW8 isn't up and coming - it's already arrived
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Brentford Property Market Suffers 'Worst Ever' Few Months
But buyer pays over a million for house in TW8 during pandemic
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Minister Gives Green Light to Citroen Site Development
Admits plan will cause 'moderate harm' to Kew Gardens and Strand on the Green
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Reports Suggest Berkeley Has Acquired Skoda Dealership Site
Plot adjacent to Homebase could enable an even larger scheme
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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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'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
 Community
Brentford Car Park Mural Design Unveiled
Artwork by Hixxy centres on the area's waterway connections
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Survey Says You Are A Brentfordian
Brentford Voice publishes responses given to their recent community survey
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Does The Quest for the Holy Grail End in Isleworth?
Claim made that sacred relic is buried in secret crypt under local river
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Where Should the Brentford Fountain Be?
Brentford Voice collate the views of the local community
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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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Fix My Brentford Street
Report problems such as potholes and uncollected rubbish in your local area
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