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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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Weekly Update From Councillor Guy Lambert
Pursuing my fanatical anti-car agenda by watching motor sport
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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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Weekly Capping Being Introduced for Oyster on Tube and Rail
Measure means it is no longer necessary to buy a weekly Travelcard
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Think Tank Calls For E-scooter Legalisation
Believes more transport options will decrease reliance on cars
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Jennifer Arcuri Claims PM Did Not Ask For Her To Go on Trips
Says their relationship had no bearing on her being included
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HGV Driver Shortage Impacting Bin Collections
Hounslow Council asks residents to minimise waste to help maintain service
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Sadiq Khan Blasts Change To Mayoral Voting System
Claims switch an attempt to make it easier for Tories to win
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Deliveroo Plan Dark Kitchen Operation in Isleworth
Local restaurant owners concerned at proposal to convert warehouse
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Neighbourhood Grants Now Available in Hounslow Borough
Schemes backed by local councillors can get up to £1,000
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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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Minister Sacked on Day of Tesco/Homebase Protest
Protestors advised to cancel demo just before Michael Gove got role
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Electric Car Shortage Ahead of ULEZ Deadline
Waiting lists of over a year for some new models
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An Exciting Future for Blondin Park
Linda Massey writes how the recent improvements were brought about
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Teenage Gang Member From Isleworth Jailed for Stabbing
Husain Ali's victim was airlifted to hospital with life threatening injuries
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Mayor Calls for 'Covid Recovery Visas' To Be Issued
Says chronic labour shortages are hampering London's economy
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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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Fire Safety Defects in Over 1,000 Residential Buildings in London
Fire chief says level of deficiency is unacceptable
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All New London Buses To Be Zero Emission
But Mayor voices fears about government led service cuts ahead
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Gambling Ad Ban Being Considered on Transport Network
Mayor asks TfL to implement pledge he made during election
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Union To Campaign Against South Western Railway Cuts
RMT says attack on services, jobs and pay worst since the sixties
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Report Reveals Scale of Hounslow's Obesity Problem
Proportion of adults overweight or obese above London average
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Dismay at Mayor's Green Light for Tesco/Homebase Scheme
Sadiq Khan backs council's approval of the twin developments
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Views Wanted on Swyncombe Avenue No Entry Trial
Survey on impact of restriction running until next February
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Hounslow Council Says Progress Made Towards Net Zero
Proposals made to spend over £1million on air quality monitoring
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No Short Cuts on HGV Driver Testing Say Cycling Campaigners
Process reportedly to be streamlined to tackle shortage
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Hounslow Council Launches Campaign Against Fly-tipping
CCTV footage of those caught dumping waste to be posted online
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Council Overwhelmed By Offers of Support for Afghan Refugees
Now advising donations be given directly to the Red Cross
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Car Park Charges To Begin Soon at Gunnersbury Park
ANPR enforced scheme means visits will cost a £1 per hour
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Brentford Woman Jumping in Thames for Chiswick RNLI
Sara Ward seeking sponsors for her 5km open water swim
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Hounslow Council Proceed with £20 Voucher Scheme
Borough households will be able to spend it at participating businesses
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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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Facebook Ban Brentford Reporter for Posting Afghanistan Photos
John Dale shared historic pictures showing him with the Mujahideen
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Ruth Cadbury MP Shows Her Support for the RNLI
Visits Chiswick Lifeboat station as charity faces criticism over migrant rescue
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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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Hounslow Transport Head Feted at Number 10
Meanwhile Ealing has government funding cut for scrapping LTN
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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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Welcome To Promised Care Ltd
Careworkers to provide live-in and live-out care to private clients
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Visit The London Transport Depot Museum This September
A whole host of fun activities for all the family
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What's On At Watermans Cinema This Week
Films include The War Below, Herself and Respect
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Clayponds Estate Funday This Sunday
Celebrate with funfair rides, donkeys, and snakes!
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What's On at the Musical Museum in the Autumn
Concerts, films and tea dances planned as live events return
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Collage Exhibition Running at The Brook Pub
Sam Dodson showing his work and holding a 'meet the artist' session
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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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September Listings for Gunnersbury Park & Museum
Free exhibitions, talks and tours and the return of Little Flamingos
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Grand Reopening for Refurbished Brentford Library
Building donated by Andrew Carnegie has been modernised
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Creative Mile To Showcase Local Artists
Over 50 to be 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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Forthcoming Disruption on Public Transport
Tubes and trains affected by engineering works and revised timetables
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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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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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Live Travel Updates for Brentford
Incidents on local roads and public transport
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 Leisure
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
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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