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Mayor of London urged to reignite Hammersmith flyunder scheme

Hammersmith & Fulham Council’s leader, Cllr Stephen Cowan, has written to the Mayor of London asking for definitive action on the flyunder project.

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Costs of meals on wheels to be cut and school meals charges frozen

Charges for nutritious, hot meals for young and old are to be reduced or frozen despite heavy budget cuts handed down to the council by the government.

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New Hurlingham and Chelsea School to change name

Hurlingham and Chelsea School has started the New Year with a fresh start and a bright future.


Faith leaders unite to remember genocide

Faith leaders came together in a show of unity at Hammersmith Town Hall this week.


Dates set for public meetings in north west London health care inquiry

Dates have been set for public hearings into the future of hospital and NHS health care in west London which will be part of an in-depth inquiry led by one of the country’s leading barristers.

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H&F draft Local Plan out for consultation

H&F is currently consulting on a draft Local Plan which outlines the council’s vision and preferred options for development in the borough for the next 20 years. The consultation runs until February 20, 2015.

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Public have their say on impact of Heathrow expansion

Residents debated the pros and cons of potential expansion at Heathrow Airport.


Tax on disability to be abolished

H&F Council will abolish home care charges for elderly and disabled people.

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Do you have what it takes to be a foster carer?

Residents keen to become foster carers can find out about what is involved in drop-in sessions.

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Local retailers report boost in Christmas sales

Retailers in H&F had a Christmas to remember with increased footfall and sales.


More time to have your say on the future of cycling

Residents are being given more time to have their say on the future of cycling in H&F.

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Have your say on council spending plans

Councillors will be discussing how to spend the council’s money and want to hear your views.


Five reasons to get your child vaccinated against flu

The following information on child flu vaccinations has been provided by the NHS.

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Parents offered free trial of recyclable nappies

Parents are being offered a free trial of recyclable nappies, as the council backs a new project.

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Owners of Italian scooters warned to be vigilant following rise in thefts

Italian scooters have become the target of choice for vehicle thefts in west London. The Met Police and H&F Council have launched a new campaign warning scooter owners to be vigilant and lock their vehicles following a marked increase in thefts.


Art from young people on show at Apothecary Gallery in Hammersmith

A series of exhibitions showcasing art from local young people will go on show at the Apothecary Gallery in Hammersmith.


Stand up for young people in our borough

H&F Council is seeking to elect members of Hammersmith & Fulham Youth Council.


Nous Sommes Charlie, Vive La France

Hammersmith Town Hall is flying the French Tricolour and Union Flag at half-mast.


Bush Theatre offers discounts and praise for community

Discounts on tickets, food and drink will be offered to anyone who lives or works near the Bush Theatre.


Arts and Crafts legends get lottery boost

New project celebrating William Morris and Emery Walker set to be launched.


Help the council deliver more affordable homes locally

You are invited to have your say on Hammersmith & Fulham Council's local housing strategy.

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The Great War comes to Greyhound Road

Come and see guns and artefacts from the Great War at a series of lectures.

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Council picks up bill for foster carers' council tax

H&F Council will recognise the contribution of foster carers by paying their council tax bills.


Help StreetLink fight homelessness in the borough

The charity StreetLink has asked local residents to help by getting in touch.


Historic Fulham pottery home up for sale

One of Fulham’s most historic homes is looking for a new owner. But it won’t come cheap.


Wild about Hammersmith – and the year ahead

A charity which helps homeless families has been given a seasonal boost.


Blue plaque for former Kops Brewery in Fulham

Blue plaque unveiled to the man who brewed the UK’s very first non-alcholic beer in 1890.


Primary pupils race ahead in core subjects

New figures show primary school pupils in H&F are leaping ahead of their peers.


Council looks to transfer control of council homes to residents

Tenants and leaseholders in Hammersmith & Fulham will be offered the opportunity to take more control of their local council homes.


Brilliant Business Awards winners revealed

Independent traders made a big splash at this year’s H&F Brilliant Business Awards.

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Council funds for more bobbies than ever

There will soon be more H&F funded police officers protecting local residents.


Mobile phone parking payments trial begins in Olympia

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