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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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Get your free child flu vaccination this weekend

A walk in flu vaccination clinic for children under five will take place this weekend.

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Free fraud awareness event for residents

H&F Neighbourhood Watch has organised a free fraud awareness event next month.

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Superstar DJ Mark Ronson thrills Television Centre with album party

London DJ and producer Mark Ronson chose the former BBC TV Centre to launch his new album.


DofE awards handed out at Hammersmith Town Hall after record year

More than 80 young people were recognised in a Duke of Edinburgh Awards ceremony.


Register to vote on February 5

Have you registered to vote? If not, H&F Council is encouraging any residents to take advantage of National Voter Registration Day on February 5 and go online to register.

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Cycling Hamburger among road safety proposals for Hammermsith and Fulham

The ‘Cycling Hamburger’ is one idea for improving road safety for cyclists and other road users.


Hammersmith adults have a ball with pop-up art installation

A new pop-up art installation is giving adults the chance to release their inner child.


Council helps secure conviction of rapist

The work of H&F Council’s CCTV operators helped convict a ‘vile’ sexual predator this week.


Taekwondo prodigy strikes gold in Florida

A Fulham Taekwondo star has scooped the gold medal at the US Open event in Orlando.


Football project helps steer young Londoners away from crime

A football project that provides employment opportunities for young people at risk of crime has launched in London.


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.


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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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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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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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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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.


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.


Council funds for more bobbies than ever

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