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Months of Plane Noise Misery Ahead for Brentford
Heathrow to close southern runway for repairs
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Local Student Wins Part in New Series of The Crown
Norleen Tabana's knowledge of Xhosa provides her big break
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Huge 5G Mast Proposed for Boston Manor Playing Fields
Monopole would be three times the height of nearby trees
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Parking in Brentford Reduced Due To Extended Bus Lane Operation
Bays on the High Street no longer available during the day
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No Covid-19 on the Tube According to Imperial College Study
Testing of surfaces shows virus not present
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Brentford Man Arrested After Criminals' Messaging System Hacked
Police say anti-organised crime operation largest ever
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Thousands Without Facemasks Stopped from Boarding Buses
TfL seeking to raise public awareness of requirements
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Parking Space Squeeze Feared Due to Orchard Road Housing Plan
Council want to build over car park used by residents
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Weekly Update From Councillor Guy Lambert
Appalling landlords, classic cars and mysterious caterpillars
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Council Say Pub Reopening Weekend Incident Free
Not a single report of any trouble made to the police in the borough
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Piccadilly Line Signalling Upgrade Delay Confirmed
Mayor says project paused until finances resolved with government
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Pro-NHS Protesters Claim Local Service Being Betrayed
Covid-19 'providing cover' for further downgrade of Ealing Hospital
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Three Potholed Local Roads To Be Resurfaced
Nominated by residents as part of the borough's Pothole Pledge scheme
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ANPR Cameras To Be Used in Gunnersbury Park Car Park
Private company to receive revenue from fines
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New Data Reveals Full Extent of Covid-19 Cases in Local Boroughs
Even with 'Pillar 2' figures level at a fraction of that seen in Leicester
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Three St Lawrence's Church Site Applications Submitted
Ballymore now want to use building as restaurant or creative space rather than a gym
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Last Minute Legal Challenge Delays Morrisons Redevelopment
Supermarket chain's lawyers say they weren't properly consulted
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Have Your Say in Brentford Community Survey
Brentford Voice want you to help shape the area's post-coronavirus future
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Bowls in Gunnersbury Park Deemed To Too Dangerous
Estate management refuse permission for club to use green
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Former Addict Tells How Education Turned His Life Around
Andreas Kalli now wants more to benefit from University of West London scheme
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Local Lockdown Unlikely At This Stage
Reports identifying Hounslow and Ealing boroughs as hot spots misleading
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Isleworth Man Seen Speeding Prior to Killing Woman
Harry Hopkins jailed for two and a half years for dangerous driving
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Council Reducing Use of Herbicide for Weed Management
Warn residents that new treatments may take longer to have an impact
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'Refreshingly Positive' Mood for Brentford Property
Agents report quick pick up in activity after lockdown eased
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Local Police District Had Most Fines for Lockdown Breaches
Claim made that ethnic minorities being disproportionately targeted
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Hounslow Council Set Up Green Recovery Board
Academics, business leaders and local councillors to consider looming economic crisis
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Mixed Reaction to Proposed Closure of Brentford Road
Occupation Lane to be shut to all traffic early next month
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Legal Challenge to Scrapping of Minicab Congestion Charge Exemption
Union claims it unfairly targets BAME drivers
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Gunnersbury Park Historic Buildings Survey Extended
Your views on uses for small mansion and stables wanted
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Solicitor at Brentford Law Firm Struck Off
Eilish Adams used clients' money to buy herself jewellery
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Ruth Cadbury Launches Survey on Schools Returning
Wants to hear views of residents in her Brentford & Isleworth constituency
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Reminder of No Barbeque Rule in Local Parks
Hounslow Council warns fire hazard is much greater during hot weather
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Justine Greening Working with University of West London
Former education secretary aiming to promote social mobility after lockdown
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Introduction of Emission Based Parking Charges Delayed
Around 90% of vehicles will have to pay more under new system
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Campaigners Claim Victory After Change to West Mid Bus Plans
Route 110 will no longer serve area but will be replaced by extended H22
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Inaction Over BAME Covid-19 Risk Erodes Trust Says Ruth Cadbury
Claims government has been slow to deal with disproportionate impact
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Sales of Gunnersbury Park Book Needed to Support Estate
Previously sold through cafe and museum but hundreds destroyed by fire
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Local Primaries Restricting Cars at Drop-off and Pick Up
School Streets programme implemented at St Paul's and Spring Grove
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Pedestrian Dies in Brentford After Being Hit By Police Car
Marked vehicle was responding to an emergency call
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New Issue of Brentford & Chiswick Local History Journal Published
Subjects covered include Brentford Market, Grove House and the Glebe Estate
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Car Linked to Fatal Shooting Found Burnt Out in Local Area
White Range Rover was seen shortly before at murder scene in W12
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Sophie Ellis-Bextor Injured After Thames Path Bike Crash
Singer taken to West Middlesex Hospital after falling on towpath
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Council to Introduce Trial Traffic Restrictions in Isleworth
Aiming to improve access by bike to West Middlesex Hospital
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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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 Calendar
Syon Park Gardens Open From Wednesday To Sunday
Pre-book your ticket now
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London Museum of Water & Steam Reopening to Public
Free access to be given to outdoor spaces
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Watermans Consider Their Plans for Reopening
Need to review detailed guidance before cinema is back in action
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Virtual Exhibition Begins at Redlees Art Studios
An exciting mix of paintings, ceramics, jewellery, photography, cards and textiles
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Upcoming Disruption on Public Transport
Tubes and trains affected by engineering works
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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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Classic Car Drive-in Movie Event in Brentford
Duke of London hosting fifties-America style screenings
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Tom Kerridge Planning Syon Park Drive and Dine Event
Watch a blockbuster film with gourmet cuisine from your car
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Gunnersbury Park Reopens Public Car Park
Plans announced for playground to reopen next month
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Secret Cinema Reportedly Abandon Gunnersbury Park Plan
Friends group tell members that event not going ahead
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Borough Leisure Centres Planning for Reopening
Local government body calls for emergency funding to avoid permanent closures
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Brentford Woman Organises Charity Raffle for the NHS
Tickets are just £1 with a host of great prizes donated by local businesses
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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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One-to-one Adult Cycle Training Returning
Bikeworks offering free one to one sessions at a location convenient to you
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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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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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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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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
The Italian Plumber's Tip Of The Month
Got a garden? Get a tap
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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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Highly Rated Pizzeria Opens in Brentford Car Showroom
Santa Maria now taking orders on Catherine Wheel Road
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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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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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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
Isleworth Couple Face the Challenge of Alzheimer's During Lockdown
Council want to boost number of Dementia Champions in the borough
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Gunnersbury Park Launches Fundraising Appeal After Fire
Destruction of café leaves estate short of a quarter of a million pounds
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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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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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