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Three Pedestrians Hit By Motorbike on Kew Bridge
Collision occurred after bike mounted pavement
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Park Road Allotments Scheme Rejected
Campaigners celebrate as planning committee blocks development
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Weekly Update From Councillor Guy Lambert
Keeping the faith on the Boston Manor Park works
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Packed Agenda for Isleworth and Brentford Area Forum
Meeting to hear reports on crime, flooding, transport and Brentford Voice
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Hounslow Council Offering Free Trees To Residents
Initiative to coincide with National Tree Planting Week in November
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GSK To Move Out of Headquarters in Brentford
Pharmaceutical company announces plans to split its operation in two
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Teenager Charged After 'Tactical Contact' in Richmond Park Area
Armed officers deployed after more bike robberies
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Two Awards for Gunnersbury Park
Given Gold by London in Bloom and the Green Flag Award
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Over 200 Deer Culled in Richmond Park Over Last Year
Four were killed after being injured in interaction with park users
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Restored Brentford Bridge Officially Reopened
Partners in the refurbishment attend ribbon-cutting ceremony
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250,000 on London's Council Home Waiting List
Capital described as 'epicentre of the housing crisis'
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New Brentford & Chiswick Local History Journal Published
Issue may be the most varied ever in range of subjects
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Night Tube Set To Return in November
Service being reintroduced initially on Central and Victoria Lines
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Gunnersbury Car Park Charges Introduction Delayed Again
Management now says they will start in November at the earliest
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New Call For London To Have Smart Road Charging
Think tank believes levies on motorists should be based on miles travelled
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Two Taken To Hospital After Brawl in Osterley Park Hotel
Both men later arrested on suspicion of GBH
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Chiswick Roundabout Tower Proposal Grows in Height
New plans submitted for 24-storey Holly House
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Six-year-old Schoolgirl Goes Extra Mile for West Mid
Ariana helped raise funds by running mini-marathon
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Brentford Developments in the Pipeline
What is happening with major schemes in the area as of October
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Osterley Tube Station Now Has Step-free Access
Lift installed to make platforms fully accessible from the street
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Vigilance Urged After Machete Attack on Richmond Park Cyclist
Robbers on motorbikes attacked and robbed Alexandar Richardson
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London Firefighters Down By a Thousand Over Last Decade
Union blames government cuts for decline in service
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Royal Parks Issue Warning Over Rutting Deer
Photographers spotted dangerously close to stags
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Mayor Says Recent Cases Have 'Shattered Confidence' in the Police
Calls for thorough inquiry into Met failings
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TW8's Population Set To Increase By 40% in a Decade
Call to action from Brentford Voice to help shape area in time of rapid change
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Senior Local Tory Suspended for 'Brentford Taliban' Comment
Action taken after David Giles posted criticism of borough transport policies
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Queen's Award for Voluntary Service for The Mulberry Centre
Cancer support charity specially recognised for its support during Covid
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Call for Speeding Fines for Cyclists in Richmond Park
Councillor claims measure is necessary to protect deer crossing
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Approval Given for Recladding of Landmark Brentford Building
Goat Wharf needed work after fire safety defects found
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Anti-Tesco/Homebase Development Petition Taken To Michael Gove
Campaigners hand deliver document to the Ministry
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Verdo Kew Bridge 'All That Matters' for Brentford Property
Agents watching closely how huge development around stadium sells
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Final Steps of Stadium Development Plan Revealed
EcoWorld reports on its plans for completing regeneration project
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Brentford Community Council To Be Dissolved
Principal role is to be taken over by Brentford Voice
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Isleworth Councillor Campaigning Against Train Service Cuts
Number of trains between Twickenham and Waterloo to be reduced
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Deliveroo Plan Dark Kitchen Operation in Isleworth
Local restaurant owners concerned at proposal to convert warehouse
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Planning Committee To Decide Future of Ferry Quays Rowing Club
Planners recommend permission but bid faces significant opposition
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Councillor Leaps To Defence of Brentford Towers
Article describes estate as intimidating and '22 storeys of misery'
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Streetspace Measures in TW8 and TW7 To Be Made Permanent
Council disregards resident opposition to schemes
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Roman Hearths and 17th Century Cellars Found at Construction Site
Artefacts recovered during dig near Brentford High Street
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Brentford To Have a Post Office Again
New branch to open in the Food Link Store on the High Street
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Appeal Made Against Refusal of Permission To Demolish O'Riordan's
Developer wants to built flats on site of historic pub
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Exhumations Begin at St Lawrence's Church Graveyard
First body to be lifted is that of First World War soldier
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Brentford Developments in the Pipeline
What is happening with major schemes in the area as of June
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Brentford and Isleworth Vaccine Rates Lag London Average
Concern about area's vulnerability to Delta variant as cases double in a week
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Previously on BrentfordTW8.com
Stories that have appeared in this site's newsletter
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Welcome To Promised Care Ltd
Careworkers to provide live-in and live-out care to private clients
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What's On At Watermans Cinema This Week
Films include No Time To Die and The Champion of Auschwitz
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What's Coming Up at the Musical Museum
The Wizard of Oz, Nosferatu and a Christmas Concert with Richard Hills
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Forthcoming Disruption on Public Transport
Tubes and trains affected by engineering works and revised timetables
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Volunteers Wanted for Women's EURO 2022 Tournament
Brentford Community Stadium to host four of the games
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October Listings for Gunnersbury Park & Museum
Above and Beyond exhibition features England football heroes
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Roadworks Ahead in Brentford
Traffic delays likely in the local area due to lane and road closures
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London's New Year Fireworks Display Cancelled
Event called off due to 'uncertainties caused by Covid'
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Ribbon To Be Cut on Brentford Drinking Fountain
Official opening taking place in St. Paul's Recreation Ground
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EcoWorld London Congratulates Brentford RC On Reaching The Premier League
After their dominant Wembley performance
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Hear About The Future Of Griffin Park
EcoWorld London have launched their public consultation
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Special Event Held To Launch Cricket Pitch at Blondin Park
New facility and sports pavilion opened by the Mayor of Ealing
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Riverside Artists Group Launches River Theme Projects
Events include clay workshops in Brentford and a Whistler Walk along the Thames
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Grand Reopening for Refurbished Brentford Library
Building donated by Andrew Carnegie has been modernised
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Creative Mile Showcases Local Artists
Over 50 featured mile long art trail in Brentford this September
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Century Celebrated at Northfields Cricket Club
Hundred years since foundation marked with mini-tournament
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Hounslow Heritage Guide Walks Resuming
Series starts with a chance to learn about the highway men of Hounslow Heath
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This Year's Brentford Canal Festival Postponed
Event has been deferred following update advice concerning Indian variant
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Euro 2020 Trophy Displayed at Brentford Community Stadium
Final stop on European wide tour before it is brought to Wembley
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Watermans Hosting Free Online Family Show
Live theatre meets animation in work based on best-selling book by Michael Forman
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Air Quality Brentford Launches Tour de Plants
Suggesting walking or cycling route to view spring flowering
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It Shouldn't Happen To A Plumber
The Italian Plumber: Oh, what a friendly little dog
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JOHNS&CO Celebrates Opening Of Brentford Office With Local Street Party
London estate agents celebrate launch of eighth branch in the capital with weekend of festivities
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Revolting Children Wanted!
FREE Musical Theatre Classes 3-16
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Osterley Bookshop Annual September Sale
Visit this gem of a bookshop for half price books all month
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New Curry House and Fish Bar for Ferry Quays
'Brentford Restaurant' to replace Pappadums
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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
Can Brentford Digest the Huge Looming Supply of Flats?
Local agents offer differing assessments of the market so far this year
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Minister Gives Green Light for Watermans Relocation
Permission granted for development of riverside flats
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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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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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'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
Facebook Ban Brentford Reporter for Posting Afghanistan Photos
John Dale shared historic pictures showing him with the Mujahideen
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New Homes Found for Griffin Park Seats
EcoWorld London donates them to lower league clubs and local groups
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Brentford Drinking Fountain Set To Make Return
Restoration of historic structure in St. Paul's Recreation Ground nearly complete
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Brentford Car Park Mural Design Unveiled
Artwork by Hixxy centres on the area's waterway connections
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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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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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