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Hounslow Teachers Suffer a Loss
Hounslow Teachers Suffer a Loss

Sudden death of Brentford resident Marilyn Bater, former Hounslow Secretary to NEU

Hounslow Council Community Support Hub Goes Live
Hounslow Council Community Support Hub Goes Live

Providing food to isolated and vulnerable residents

Child Poverty Soars to Five Year High in London
Child Poverty Soars to Five Year High in London

Picture set to get worse due to economic impact of pandemic

250 Retired Police Officers Returning to the Met
250 Retired Police Officers Returning to the Met

Recalled to help service deal with staff shortages during pandemic

Beware Covid-19 Scammers
Beware Covid-19 Scammers

Check before clicking on a link in an unsolicited email, text or placing an online order

NHS Doctor Dies from Covid-19 at West Middlesex Hospital
NHS Doctor Dies from Covid-19 at West Middlesex Hospital

First working surgeon to be victim of coronavirus

Hounslow Council Gets Emergency Funding For COVID-19
Hounslow Council Gets Emergency Funding For COVID-19

Help for adult and child social care, homeless people and vulnerable residents

Hounslow Council Defends Parking Policy During Crisis
Hounslow Council Defends Parking Policy During Crisis

Enforcement continues but more temporary residents permits allowed

Cyclists Banned from Richmond Park
Cyclists Banned from Richmond Park

Royal Parks suspends cycling following social distancing concerns

Syon House and Gardens Clap For Carers
Syon House and Gardens Clap For Carers

The house turns blue in support of all the carers on the front line

Construction Work On Cycleway 9 To Be Suspended
Construction Work On Cycleway 9 To Be Suspended

Work expected to come to a complete stop by this weekend after site made safe

Weekly Update From Councillor Guy Lambert
Weekly Update From Councillor Guy Lambert

Stay at home, stay at home, stay at home!

Greggs to Cross the Road
Greggs to Cross the Road

Application to transform the former Martins newsagent into Greggs

Union Wades into Row Over Overcrowding on Tube
Union Wades into Row Over Overcrowding on Tube

Aslef wants non-essential workplaces shut to reduce passenger numbers

Local Foodbank Appeals For Masks And Gloves For Volunteers
Local Foodbank Appeals For Masks And Gloves For Volunteers

Increase in need for home deliveries for those self-isolating or ill

Emergency Appeal Set Up To Help Fund Local Hospitals
Emergency Appeal Set Up To Help Fund Local Hospitals

Rapid Response Fund to support West Middlesex and Chelsea & Westminster during crisis

Big Fall in Tube Use After Appeal From Mayor
Big Fall in Tube Use After Appeal From Mayor

Sadiq Khan dismisses health secretary's claim that full service is possible

Hounslow Council Pledges To Support Vulnerable Residents And Businesses
Hounslow Council Pledges To Support Vulnerable Residents And Businesses

Setting up e-newsletter with updates on latest information

Council Ramps Up Coronavirus Response by Suspending Services
Council Ramps Up Coronavirus Response by Suspending Services

Libraries, leisure centres and community halls now closed

Support Your Local Businesses
Support Your Local Businesses

Deliveries and takeaways in Brentford for you

Brentford Comes Together to Offer Support
Brentford Comes Together to Offer Support

Local Volunteers Mobilise to Help Neighbours During Pandemic

Work on the Cemetery at St Lawrence
Work on the Cemetery at St Lawrence's Church

Brentford Voice ask Ballymore for an update on the progress

Foodbank Appeals For Donations During Outbreak
Foodbank Appeals For Donations During Outbreak

'Committed to keeping the service running' in time of extra need

Night-time Delivery Restrictions Suspended in London
Night-time Delivery Restrictions Suspended in London

Rules restricting large lorries from residential streets will not be enforced

Crossrail Construction Activity Halted
Crossrail Construction Activity Halted

Non-essential work on the project to stop to protect health of workers

Hounslow Council Pledges To Support Vulnerable Residents And Businesses
Hounslow Council Pledges To Support Vulnerable Residents And Businesses

Setting up e-newsletter with updates on latest information

University of West London Stops Face-to-face Learning
University of West London Stops Face-to-face Learning

Moves to online learning support and minimal non-essential contact

Where Should the Brentford Fountain Be?
Where Should the Brentford Fountain Be?

Brentford Voice collate the views of the local community

Inauguration of New Support Group
Inauguration of New Support Group

Action Isleworth Mothers set up to discuss issues around youth violence

300 London Hotel Rooms Offered to Rough Sleepers
300 London Hotel Rooms Offered to Rough Sleepers

Mayor block-books accommodation to protect homeless against COVID-19

Isleworth Man Charged in Connection With Murder of Jazz Trumpeter
Isleworth Man Charged in Connection With Murder of Jazz Trumpeter

Parts of Blaise Algar's dismembered body were found on Hounslow Heath

Funding Boost for Mulberry Centre
Funding Boost for Mulberry Centre

Ruth Cadbury MP welcomes the award from the People's Postcode Lottery

Coronavirus Isolation Units Set Up in West London
Coronavirus Isolation Units Set Up in West London

Specialist pods operating in West Middlesex and Ealing Hospitals

Plan to Replace Gunnersbury Park Bowls Club with Mini Golf Course
Plan to Replace Gunnersbury Park Bowls Club with Mini Golf Course

Putt in the Park submit application

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Lovebox 2020 Announces Cancellation
Lovebox 2020 Announces Cancellation

Gunnersbury Park pop festival latest event to be called off due to pandemic

Syon House and Gardens Closes
Syon House and Gardens Closes

Local parks and leisure take action to avoid the spread of COVID-19

Watermans Suspends Screenings and Shows
Watermans Suspends Screenings and Shows

With a 'heavy heart' all cancelled until next month at least

Brentford Voice Cancel Canal Festival
Brentford Voice Cancel Canal Festival

Due to Coronavirus festival will have to wait a year

Gunnersbury Park Museum Closes and parkrun Suspended
Gunnersbury Park Museum Closes and parkrun Suspended

The park itself and the cafe remain open for visitors

Celebrations and Commemorations Postponed
Celebrations and Commemorations Postponed

40th West London Local History Conference to be delayed due to Corona Virus

Upcoming Disruption on Public Transport
Upcoming Disruption on Public Transport

Tubes and trains affected by engineering works and strikes

This Year
This Year's University Boat Race Cancelled

Organisers say 'unprecedented situation' means event will not take place

POSTPONED: Double Exhibition at Johnsons Island
POSTPONED: Double Exhibition at Johnsons Island

Faces and found objects are explored in this new exhibition

Forthcoming Roadworks in Brentford
Forthcoming Roadworks in Brentford

Traffic delays likely in the local area due to lane and road closures

Train Services To Be Reduced
Train Services To Be Reduced

Demand declined by up to 69 per cent reflecting government health advice

Brentford
Brentford's Market Square Next to be Greened

Join in the community planting with Air Quality Brentford

Closure of Friendship Group
Closure of Friendship Group 'a Loss' For the Elderly

However community response to calls for aid for vulnerable has been huge

Talk Club for Men at Griffin Park
Talk Club for Men at Griffin Park

Brentford FC and its Community Sports Trust host mental health evening for fans

Liam Gallagher and Eric Cantona Film In Gunnersbury Park
Liam Gallagher and Eric Cantona Film In Gunnersbury Park

Video for singer's new release 'Once' shows Cantona dressed as a King

RMT Suspends Strike Action on South Western Railway
RMT Suspends Strike Action on South Western Railway

Four days of disruption were planned on the network later this month

Jeremy Vine Attends Breakfast Event For Cycle Highway Workers
Jeremy Vine Attends Breakfast Event For Cycle Highway Workers

Broadcaster joins pro-cycling group welcoming start of construction at Kew Bridge

Getting Girls Active Across London
Getting Girls Active Across London

Brentford FC Community Sports Trust joins thirteen other professional clubs as London United

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Turning Fitness On Its Head
Turning Fitness On Its Head

Too busy to exercise? Don't like gyms? Then fit20 could be the solution for you…

Quality In An Age of Change
Quality In An Age of Change

At Hammond's Butchers and Deli

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