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Hounslow Covid Infection Rate Now Highest in London
More than 100 borough residents have died so far this month
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Hounslow's Council Tax Support Bill May Reach £1million
Council leader 'very concerned' about borough's long term finances
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TfL Says It is Cracking Down on Facemask Refuseniks
Over 1,700 fines handed out to people flouting rules on public transport
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TfL Ditches Plans To Make All Stations Cashless
Change would have caused problems for Londoners without a bank card
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Owner Fined After Dog Attacks Deer in Richmond Park
Police release footage as number of similar cases rises during pandemic
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Tide Turns on Covid-19 Infections in Brentford and Isleworth
Cases remain high but number down on previous week
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Shielding Family Fined By Hounslow Council
Kept daughter out of school as father was receiving cancer treatment
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Second Bid For Blondin Park 'Monster Mast' Fails
20 metre high pole would have had detrimental impact on nearby allotments
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Weekly Update From Councillor Guy Lambert
Learning how to tackle poverty and obesity from our friends in the north
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Decision To Be Made On Gunnersbury Park Bowls Club
Planning committee to consider bid to convert it into mini-golf course
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Brentford Car Park Mural Design Unveiled
Artwork by Hixxy centres on the area's waterway connections
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Over 200 Covid-19 Patients in West Mid Hospital
Borough’s health boss underlines warning to follow lockdown rules
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Nearly 600 London Buildings Still Have Unsafe Cladding
Defects remain widespread and residents face financial ruin
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Brentford Covid-19 Infections Surge To Record Levels
Over seven hundred new cases in the area in just a week
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Union Calls For More Protection After Three TfL Staff Die
RMT says it is not ruling out industrial action over the issue
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City Hall's Portion of Council Tax To Rise By 9.5%
Mayor says government has left him with little other option
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'Tidal Wave' of New Covid Patients Since Start of Year
Sharp increase in admissions in latest week for local hospitals
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£125 Million Needed By TfL To Keep Free Travel
Concessionary fares for under-18s and over-60s not covered in government deal
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Council Acts To Prevent Brentford Dock Being Gated Off
Planning permission would now be required to restrict public access
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Borough's First Zero Carbon Homes Could Be Built in Brentford
Tenants will be given training to use green technology
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Major Incident Declared in London as Hospitals Struggle
Met warns that fines will be issued more quickly for obvious rule breaches
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Senior NHS Doctor Says Covid Rule-breaking 'Demoralising'
Tells of seeing groups not social distancing as he travels home from work
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Rapid Covid-19 Tests Now Available in Hounslow Borough
Local centres for those without symptoms promised from next week
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Mayor Sadiq Khan Calls for Eviction Ban Extension
Current protection for private renters set to expire
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Brentford Developments in the Pipeline
What is happening with major schemes in the area as of January
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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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Sadiq Khan Calls for International Travel Restrictions
Mayor wants testing on arrival and quarantines in airports
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Ballymore's 'Illegal' Car Park Looks Set To Be Approved
Dock Road building was put up without planning consent
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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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Bid To Block Allotment Charge Increase Fails
Council proceeds with decision to raise fees on Christmas Eve
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Ambulance Service Planning Brentford Education Centre
Training for response to terrorist attacks could take place on Great West Road
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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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Mayor Warns of 'Red Tape Mountain' After Brexit Deal
London business leaders express relief that no deal scenario avoided
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Consultation on Swyncombe Avenue Traffic Measure Begins
Proposal to restrict access from Boston Manor Road
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Emergency Measures for Homeless As Temperatures Set to Drop
Councils and charities compelled to open accommodation for rough sleepers
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Hounslow's Enforcement Officers Say They are Taking 'Light Approach'
Council has received over a 1,000 Covid-19 related complaints
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New Plan Submitted To Build on Park Road Allotments
Less than half the existing site to be reserved for plots
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Upgrade of Syon Lane Station Completed
New lift and footbridge now available for step free access
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Council To 'Take on Board' Scrutiny Committee Criticism
But leader rules out change of direction in borough transport policy
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Approval Recommended for Royal Mail Sorting Office Plan
Site on London Road to be developed into 69 flats
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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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Covent Garden Fishmongers
If it swims, we can supply it
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The Upper Scale Ltd
Finest quality of fish delivered to your door.
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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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New Lecture Series To Focus on Iconic Local Gardens
Thames Luminaries will feature nine experts talking about the area's heritage
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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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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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Appeal Made for Christmas FoodBox Donations
Hounslow Community Foodbox seeing a month's demand in a week
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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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Cycleway 9 Work By Kew Bridge To Resume
Road closures likely to lead to disruption over next four months
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Local MP Invites Local Children To Design Her Christmas Card
Ruth Cadbury running annual competition again
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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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Brentford Together Events Now Online
Community Workshops now being run through Zoom and Facebook
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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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Live Travel Updates for Brentford
Incidents on local roads and public transport
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 Leisure
Syon House Gardens Are Open On Saturdays And Sundays
Book your tickets now
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A Christmas Tale… “Daddy, can we visit Santa?”
The Italian Plumber helps Santa keep cool
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We Have Exciting News To Share With You!
Discover Classic Deli Online Gourmet Shop for you to Cook like a Chef at home!
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Chiswick and Bedford Park Preparatory School
Inspiring young minds
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Council Set To Block Plan To Demolish Brentford Pub
O'Riordans Tavern on the High Street was to be turned into flats
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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
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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Plans Submitted For Tesco and Homebase Developments
Residents' group says hold fire on commenting until they assess proposals
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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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Second Highest Price Ever Paid for House in Brentford
Bright spot in property market that ended 2019 with a whimper
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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
Survey Says You Are A Brentfordian
Brentford Voice publishes responses given to their recent community survey
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Dock Road Car Park Mural Plan Described as Lipstick on a Pig
Permission given for artwork on building on Brentford High Street
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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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