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Council calls on government to listen to residents' warnings on Heathrow third runway

H&F Council is calling on the government not to cause misery for residents by expanding Heathrow after the scheme was backed by a controversial report into airport capacity.

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Celebrating Fulham Festival - 27 June to 5 July

The annual Celebrating Fulham festival promises an action-packed week of excitement.

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Council says no to sewer works sites

Angry and confused residents are given robust backing by H&F Council.

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With crowds flocking to North End Road to enjoy traffic-free summer fun, tell us what you thought of it

More than 15,000 people descended on Fulham’s North End Road to soak up the sunshine and good times at the Summer Market on 27 June.

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Artist hoping to brighten borough with his colourful creations

The fruit and veg on sale at North End Road Market inspired some eye-catching artwork.

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Unlimited play streets for children in Shepherds’ Bush road

The sound of children’s laughter will return to a Shepherds Bush street in July.

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Residents urged to stay safe as heatwave hits Hammersmith and Fulham

Residents are urged to take care as heatwave conditions are expected this week.

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Hospital trusts to be grilled over contentious merger plans

Health bosses will discuss a contentious hospital merger that could affect health services for thousands of residents.

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Hundreds of free events for kids to do this Summer in the City

Summer in the City includes hundreds of summer events, groups, camps and clubs.

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Residents urged to work with council for future vision of Hammersmith

Residents are being urged to come forward and work hand-in-hand with H&F Council.

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Ace! Wimbledon action comes to big screen in Lyric Square

Bring your strawberries and pull up a deckchair! The volleys, rallies, lobs and backhands of Wimbledon fortnight can be viewed on the big screen in Lyric Square, Hammersmith.

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Share your views on how the council allocates social housing and affordable homes

A special public meeting will be held on 7 July to discuss the future of council housing in the borough.

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Opportunities galore as Hammersmith and Fulham hosts jobs and training fair

Looking to kickstart your career, or get trained up in essential skills?

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Hammersmith artist displays new work in Town Hall glass cube

New paintings by locally-based Inge Schlaile’s are on show during the long summer evenings.

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Jessica Hepburn to step down as executive director of the Lyric theatre

After nine years at the helm of the Lyric, Jessica Hepburn is to stand down.

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Askew Road librarian makes his dream a reality with new book of poems

Askew Road librarian and radio wizard Vernal Wright invites you to enjoy his new book of poetry.

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Little paradise of Kidzania opens with a cheer at Westfield

The first UK outpost of an educational play destination has launched at Westfield London.

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Habanera wins Mexican restaurant of the year award

Tacos that taste ‘like grandmother’s cooking’ have proved a runaway success for an eatery in Shepherds Bush hailed as the Mexican restaurant of the year.

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Big boost to girls football as Ravenscourt Park Rangers FC expands

Girls’ football has received a major boost thanks to a partnership between a Hammersmith club and a team of enthusiastic sports professionals.

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St Stephen’s tops the gold medal table for district athletics day

A spectacular day of competitive athletics at the Linford Christie Stadium resulted in a goldrush of medals for winning youngsters.

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REVIEW: Television Centre transformed into the Sahara for Ben Rivers film commission

Ben Rivers would never suggest the former BBC headquarters in White City is a cultural wasteland.

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Year of boosting health for Hammersmith and Fulham's community champions

A volunteer project to help improve health and wellbeing is celebrating its first birthday.

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Hammersmith and Fulham receives first feedback from residents on 20mph plans

More than 350 residents so far have let H&F know their views on 20 mph speed limit plans.

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Hammersmith and Fulham urges TfL to meet with residents over proposed changes to vital bus route

Hammersmith & Fulham Council is writing to Transport for London calling for a rethink on plans to alter an important bus route that serves Fulham.

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School children brighten up bags in time for North End Road traffic free market

Artistic youngsters have drawn colourful designs on canvas bags celebrating North End Road market to be sold at its traffic-free event this weekend.

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Young Hammersmith dancers dazzle audience at The Lyric Theatre

Young dance students stunned their audience with a diverse range of performances.

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Benefit fraudster caught by Hammersmith and Fulham jailed after decade of deceit

A benefit fraudster caught by H&F officers has been jailed for seven years.

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Armed Forces Day Flag raised on Hammersmith Town Hall

Chelsea pensioners, schoolchildren and the Mayor of Hammersmith & Fulham all looked on as two Armed Forces Day flags were raised above Hammersmith Town Hall on Monday.

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New food bank collection point to help fight against food poverty in Hammersmith and Fulham

The borough’s food bank has opened a new collection point at Hammersmith Town Hall as part of a big push to support local food banks as well as attack the causes of food poverty.

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Awards celebrate some of Hammersmith’s best buildings

Some of H&F's best buildings were celebrated in the Hammersmith Society’s annual awards.

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New Japanese restaurant floats Hammersmith’s boat

A unique restaurant has set sail on a mission to become a regular Hammersmith haunt.

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Enjoy Playday in the park

A fun-packed day for all the family will be held in Hammersmith & Fulham's Ravenscourt Park on 5 August in celebration of national Playday.

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BBC sells Media Village site as new White City art commission is announced

The BBC has sold its Media Village site in White City, and a stunning new commission by filmmaker and artist Ben Rivers will open this week.

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Find out about fostering and adoption

H&F Council is calling on residents to attend information events over the coming months.

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Concerns over proposed hospital merger

Health bosses have been criticised for pushing through a hospitals merger.

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Your views most wanted! Help crack down on crime

Residents are being asked to share their views about crime and anti-social behaviour to help ensure H&F Council, the police and other services are focusing on the most important local issues.

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Victory for Charing Cross Hospital as stroke unit set to leave St Mary’s

The NHS is planning to move its stroke unit from the ‘outdated’ St Mary’s to Charing Cross.

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More than 100 homes recovered for families in need following blitz on fraudsters

Almost three million pounds has been returned to the public purse.

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Free walking tours this summer

Free walking tours will highlight the history and culture of Fulham and Shepherds Bush.

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Relief as mega tower in Shepherds Bush Green refused

Residents relieved after plans to build a 16-storey tower refused by H&F Council.

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Foster carer’s three decades of changing children’s lives

A West Kensington grandmother has spent nearly 30 years fostering children.

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Take a high speed ride through Ravenscourt Park and raise cash for a Hammersmith primary

Brave volunteers needed to fly down a wire at high speed to raise money for a primary school.

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Register new births at a children’s centre and gain more than just a certificate

New parents will soon have the option to register their child's birth at a children’s centre.

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New housing strategy aims to deliver the change residents need

H&F Council launches a bold and innovative approach to revolutionise housing in the borough.

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Watch out for poisonous caterpillars this summer

Residents are being urged to keep a look out for poisonous caterpillars in parts of the borough.

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Pay your council tax – and win £25,000

Sign up to pay your council tax by direct debit and you could win £25,000!

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