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Phillip Schofield Delivers Covid Safety Message to Hounslow
Borough resident makes plea to follow rules as local cases surge
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Leaked Report Says Driverless Tube Trains Unviable
Boris Johnson's solution for TfL Finance woes described as ideological obsession
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Isleworth Teenager Faces Attempted Murder Charge
Hussain Ali accused of stabbing man in Southall
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Weekly Update From Councillor Guy Lambert
Counting cars and vans on Swyncombe Avenue
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Ruth Cadbury Asks Minister To Act On Catalytic Converter Thefts
Tells him of constituents' anger over prevalence of this crime
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Brentford Teenager Charged with Stabbing Company CEO
Eric Salama attacked in Royal Parade Kew last year
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Hounslow Cabinet Sets Out Recovery Plan and Endorses LTNs
Council to lobby government for more funds and press on with traffic schemes
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Jaguar Crashes After Shots Reported in Brentford
Armed police called to scene on Ealing Road following high speed chase
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Nearly Forty Cars Take Part in West London Job Convoy
'Highly visible' drive in support of decently paid work
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Thames Path to Get Safety Patrols Over Winter Months
Richmond Council boosting security during Hammersmith Bridge closure
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Brentford Library Reopens for Public Use
Facility on Boston Manor Road now offering click and collect service
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Over 1,000 Forced To Leave Brentford Estate
Blocks occupied mainly by students in Paragon estate deemed unsafe
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Sadiq Khan Calls for End To Curfew in London
Mayor says restriction on bars and restaurants has had unintended consequences
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Council Urged To Act on Swyncombe Avenue Traffic
Congestion believed to be caused by displacement from Ealing LTNs
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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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Brentford Developments in the Pipeline
What is happening with major developments in the area as of October
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Congestion Charge Extension May Be Condition of TfL Grant
Government reportedly wants them to extend zone to North and South Circulars
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Mayor Reacts As London Prepares For Tier 2 Lockdown
Sadiq Khan warns of difficult winter ahead
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Local MPs Want More Support For Residents and Business
Also call for 'circuit breaker' saying Tier 2 restrictions not sufficient
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Council Blocks Gunnersbury Park Car Park Plan
Says ANPR enforcement scheme 'too obtrusive' for heritage site
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Renewed Appeal for Information on Brentford Deaths
Police now say mother and child not heard from since 24 September
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Queen’s Birthday Honour for Brentford FC Stalwart
Brian Burgess gets BEM for community work with club
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Recovery Fund Grant Provides Lifeline for Watermans
Arts centre given £144,669 to cope with challenges of the pandemic
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Syon Park Link Road Looks Set for Approval
Planners recommend consent for access to London Road
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Ruth Cadbury Claims Planning Changes Will Create Slums
Says Government plan would cut communities out of the consultation process
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E-scooter Rider Injured After Being Hit By Van in Brentford
Air Ambulance attends incident and victim taken to major trauma centre
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Details Revealed of Brentford's Match Day Parking Arrangements
Over 1,000 spaces to be provided for football and rugby fans
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Council Looks Set To Approve Station Parade Scheme
Five storey block will contain nine flats and two shops
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Brentford Man in 100Mph Police Pursuit
Scott Stockbridge jailed after helicopter used to catch him
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Council Dismisses Brentford Fountains Closure Rumours
Says leisure centre set for phased reopening from November
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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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Have Your Say on Plans for Boston Manor Park's Arts and Craft Market
Online survey taking place to help shape plans
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Council Wants Your View on Brentford Town Centre
Consultation aims to help shape the future of area's shopping district
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Hounslow Struggle to Reach People With Positive Covid Tests
One of lowest success rates for notifying of need to self-isolate
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Dell Wants To Replace Landmark Clock Tower
New structure would have LED display of time and adverts
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Previously on BrentfordTW8.com
Stories that have appeared in this site's newsletter
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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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The Upper Scale
Our fish home delivery service is here to stay!
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Birdie's Kitchen At Syon Park Now Open
Come and enjoy a selection of empanadas, salads and freshly made cakes
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Films Coming Up at the Watermans Cinema
Screenings return in reduced a capacity auditorium
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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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Upcoming Disruption on Public Transport
Tubes and trains affected by engineering works
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Paint Brentford on World Mental Health Day
Free colouring books to be given out at local cafe
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Watermans' Theatre Set For October Reopening
New season of Friday night shows features cabaret, dance and performance
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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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Community Planting Event Takes Place After Two Year Wait
Air Quality Brentford have managed to green Market Square
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London Museum of Water & Steam Reopening to Public
Free access to be given to outdoor spaces
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Drive-In Cinema Event Planned for Gunnersbury Park
Luna Cinema proposing 200-car capacity screenings in August and September
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Gunnersbury Park Museum Announces Reopening Date
Estate continues gradual process of returning to normality
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Secret Cinema Reportedly Abandon Gunnersbury Park Plan
Friends group tell members that event not going ahead
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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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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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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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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
Chiswick and Bedford Park Preparatory School
Inspiring young minds
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Pump House Day Nursery Now Welcoming New Families
Growing their imaginations
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"You Need A Holiday", She Said
The Italian Plumber takes the plunge... or does he?
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Quality In An Age of Change
At Hammond's Butchers and Deli
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Lifelong Love of Brentford Inspired by Game in Nazi Germany
Escape by kindertransport led to the stands at Griffin Park
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Footballers Wanted for FC Griffin Park
New Sunday league team has been set up in Brentford
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Highly Rated Pizzeria Opens in Brentford Car Showroom
Santa Maria now taking orders on Catherine Wheel Road
 Property
Plans Submitted For Tesco and Homebase Developments
Residents' group says hold fire on commenting until they assess proposals
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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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'Refreshingly Positive' Mood for Brentford Property
Agents report quick pick up in activity after lockdown eased
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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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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
 Community
Survey Says You Are A Brentfordian
Brentford Voice publishes responses given to their recent community survey
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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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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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