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North End Road Festive Market

Enjoy North End Road as you’ve never seen it before. You are invited to a Festive Market in a pedestrianised North End Road on Saturday December 6, 2014.

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Council funds for more bobbies than ever

There will soon be more H&F funded police officers protecting local residents than ever before. The number of locally-funded bobbies in the borough will jump more than 20% after the administration signs a historic deal with the Metropolitan Police.

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Hammersmith Flyover latest

From Tuesday November 25 to Friday November 28, the flyover will be out of bounds between 10.30pm and 5am, with diversions in place: www.lbhf.gov.uk/flyover.

Rik Mayall memorial bench is unveiled in Hammersmith

A memorial bench honouring the late comedian, screenwriter and actor Rik Mayall has been unveiled in Hammersmith.

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Local Heathrow commission calls for evidence

Residents with views on a possible third runway at Heathrow are urged to give evidence to a local commission tasked with looking at the local impact of airport expansion.

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Call for council tenants to have more control over their homes

Local residents in council homes should be offered the chance to take control of their homes for the first time, a meeting of councillors and residents recommended.

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Look before you book your Christmas meal

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) is calling on people to check food hygiene ratings.

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A free screening of Casablanca for older people

Local residents over the age of 60 are invited to a free screening of classic  film Casablanca.

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Council launches crackdown on illegal money lenders

A campaign to drive loan sharks out of the borough has been launched by Hammersmith & Fulham Council.

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Shepherds Bush mural is blooming good

A Shepherds Bush artist has completed a huge mural celebrating day-to-day life in the area.

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Chloe gives thumbs up to miskick apology from Yaya

Spark, the QPR club mascot, was on hand to meet young R's fan Chloe Power.

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Queensmill School rated outstanding again

For the third time in a row, the Queensmill special school for children with autism aged two to 19 has gained an ‘outstanding’ inspection report from Ofsted.

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West London shared council services must be more responsive to residents and open to others, says Lord Adonis

An independent board chaired by Lord Adonis has recommended improvements in how Hammersmith & Fulham shares services with Kensington & Chelsea and Westminster councils.

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BMX champion puts young riders through their paces

Award-winning BMX champion Shanaze Reade rolled into Wormwood Scrubs last week.

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Greenside pupils change the world

The talented youngsters of Greenside Primary get a chance to show their charitable side.

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New rain garden will help ease flooding

Pioneering plans to transform a road junction into a picturesque rain garden that helps to prevent flooding have been given the go-ahead.

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Report raises yet more doubt about emergency unit closure plan

A damning report on the quality of healthcare at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital has raised major concerns about whether its A&E could cope if emergency facilities at Charing Cross close.

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Mobile phone parking payments trial begins in Olympia

H&F Council is trialing a new system for paying for street parking by mobile phone.

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White City playground wins top adventure award

Children and play workers in White City are jumping for joy and swinging from the rafters.

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Swift visit from Hoops defender Onuoha

Rangers defender Nedum Onuoha has made a short journey back to school.

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Shortlist announced for brilliant local businesses

The shortlist of local businesses nominated for an H&F Brilliant Business Award is out.

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Rita Ora hits Xmas lights at Westfield

Rita Ora performed live at the switch-on of the Christmas lights at the Westfield mall.

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Christmas at the Town Hall

Up to three hundred of the borough's older residents will celebrate Christmas Day together at Hammersmith Town Hall this year.

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REVIEW: Vishwa Mohan Bhatt and Rajkumar Misra at Bhavan Centre

Award-winning guitarists usually appear at local venues such as the Apollo or the Empire. But on Saturday night, Grammy winner and guitarist Vishwa Mohan Bhatt performed his six-string heroics at the Bhavan Centre in West Kensington.

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Freedom Pass renewals begin

20,000 H&F older person’s pass holders will renew their passes between November and December.

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Could you adopt a child?

If you are considering adoption it could feel like there is a lot of information to take in.

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Council acts to protect and improve children's centres

H&F Council’s Cabinet have agreed to extend the contracts of the borough's children's centres, protecting a key local service.

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Share your views on train plans for Old Oak

H&F and TfL want to hear your views on plans to build a new London Overground station.

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Have your say on 20mph plan

Proposals to cut the speed limit to 20mph on all residential roads in Hammersmith & Fulham will be put to the public.

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Broadband vouchers for businesses

Small businesses in H&F can apply to speed up their broadband connection.

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