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Hammersmith & Fulham Appoints Its Youngest Ever Mayor
Hammersmith & Fulham Appoints Its Youngest Ever Mayor

Recently elected 22-year old Cllr Emma Apthorp takes on the role

New H&F Council Cabinet Nominations Announced
New H&F Council Cabinet Nominations Announced

Leader's picks to be considered at meeting later this month

e-Scooter Trial Extended Until November
e-Scooter Trial Extended Until November

Nearly a million journeys made since hire scheme launched last year

Fulham To Get a New Post Office
Fulham To Get a New Post Office

Fulham Palace Road branch to be relocated to Munster Road

TfL Starts Consultation on Proposed ULEZ Expansion
TfL Starts Consultation on Proposed ULEZ Expansion

Move would mean restrictions would apply within the M25 next year

Survey Suggests Confidence in Met at Lowest Ever Level
Survey Suggests Confidence in Met at Lowest Ever Level

Just 57% believe police in the capital can be relied upon

Catastrophic Bleed Kits To Be Given To Local Youth Clubs
Catastrophic Bleed Kits To Be Given To Local Youth Clubs

Move backed by mother of murdered teenager

Teenager Repeatedly Raped By Drug Dealers in Hammersmith
Teenager Repeatedly Raped By Drug Dealers in Hammersmith

Two men jailed after victim was groomed on social media

Warning of
Warning of 'Dickensian Diseases' Returning To London

Cost of living crisis could lead to a rise in malnutrition, gout and scurvy

Greg Hands Highlights Key Points of the Queen
Greg Hands Highlights Key Points of the Queen's Speech

MP for Chelsea and Fulham Writes to Residents

Hammersmith Becomes Home for Ukrainian Woman
Hammersmith Becomes Home for Ukrainian Woman

Iryna tells how she escaped Russian shelling of her hometown

Electrical Problem Causes House Fire in Fulham
Electrical Problem Causes House Fire in Fulham

Mid-terrace house on Marville Road damaged

Drugs and Knives Found in Fulham Playgrounds
Drugs and Knives Found in Fulham Playgrounds

Weapons sweeps reveal criminals’ hiding places in local estates

Mouse Droppings Found at Manuka Kitchen
Mouse Droppings Found at Manuka Kitchen

Inspectors report that major improvement necessary at Fulham Road restaurant

Mayor Sets Up Commission To Look at Cannabis Legalisation
Mayor Sets Up Commission To Look at Cannabis Legalisation

Appoints Lord Falconer to head team of experts

Labour Increases Its Majority in Hammersmith & Fulham
Labour Increases Its Majority in Hammersmith & Fulham

Party has five more councillors with the Conservatives losing one

Local Student Dancer Embarks on Four-month Ballet Tour
Local Student Dancer Embarks on Four-month Ballet Tour

Carla Copeman from Hammersmith performing at venues across England

Fulham
Fulham's Famous Oyster Rooms to Be Converted into Offices

Broadway pubs and restaurants suffer while coffee shops thrive

Still No Date for Full Local Crossrail Opening
Still No Date for Full Local Crossrail Opening

Central section of the Elizabeth line will be operating this month

Latymer Sixth Former Collects her British Empire Medal
Latymer Sixth Former Collects her British Empire Medal

Nina honoured at ceremony next to Tower of London

Lidl Paying Bounty To Find Site in Fulham
Lidl Paying Bounty To Find Site in Fulham

Supermarket company wants public's help to open in the area

Fulham Scouts Supporting Residents in Need
Fulham Scouts Supporting Residents in Need

Local group volunteers with The Smile Brigade

Boris Johnson Lying About EU Flags Cost Says Council Leader
Boris Johnson Lying About EU Flags Cost Says Council Leader

Stephen Cowan says PM has misled Parliament on the matter

Borough
Borough's Schools Tackling Climate Change

Melcombe, Brackenbury, Miles Coverdale and Fulham Cross Academy lead the way

Big Changes Ahead for Library Services in the Borough
Big Changes Ahead for Library Services in the Borough

H&F joins new consortium and ends arrangement with K&C and Westminster

Fulham FC
Fulham FC's Rooftop Bar Gets the Green Light

Will include private members' club and restaurant above Riverside stand

Goslings Rescued from River Thrive in Luxury Heated Nursery
Goslings Rescued from River Thrive in Luxury Heated Nursery

'Barge babies' all safe and well at Swan Sanctuary

Council Leader Apologises for Raising Parking Charges
Council Leader Apologises for Raising Parking Charges

Promises cut after election with no charges borough-wide outside peak hours

HSBC on Broadway Shuts Doors Ahead of Easter Weekend
HSBC on Broadway Shuts Doors Ahead of Easter Weekend

Bank apologises for inconvenience caused by 'covid-related' closure

Climate Charity Shares its Vision for a Car Free Hammersmith Bridge
Climate Charity Shares its Vision for a Car Free Hammersmith Bridge

Wants council to ban motor vehicles permanently

Fulham School Pupils Raise Thousands of Pounds for Ukraine
Fulham School Pupils Raise Thousands of Pounds for Ukraine

Children from Queen's Manor Primary School walk 2,000 miles

Cycling Fun at the Sands End Adventure Playground
Cycling Fun at the Sands End Adventure Playground

Training sessions aim to encourage confidence and safety

Library of Things To Be Launched in Hammersmith
Library of Things To Be Launched in Hammersmith

Online Q&A being held for residents to find out more

Planned Fulham Pier
Planned Fulham Pier 'Could Threaten Boat Race's Future'

Local river clubs say ferry service stop will prevent their activities

Afghan Refugees Play for Fulham Cricket Club at Lords
Afghan Refugees Play for Fulham Cricket Club at Lords

U17s team just missed out in final of competition

Progress Looks Likely on La Reserve Hotel Site
Progress Looks Likely on La Reserve Hotel Site

New plan is for serviced apartments on Fulham Road near Stamford Bridge

Fulham Headteacher Warns of Increasing Mental Health Issues
Fulham Headteacher Warns of Increasing Mental Health Issues

Says extreme behaviours among young girls are more prevalent than ever

Another Local Bus Ranks as London
Another Local Bus Ranks as London's Slowest

Number 11 'overtakes' the 14 with an average speed of just 6.4mph

Fulham-born
Fulham-born 'Aunt' Esther Bruce Honoured with Blue Plaque

She was one of the first Black Londoner to be born in Britain

Green Light for Huge Development on Talgarth Road
Green Light for Huge Development on Talgarth Road

Over 700 rooms for students to be built on Magistrates' Court site

Women Dies After Collision on Wandsworth Bridge
Women Dies After Collision on Wandsworth Bridge

Female pedestrian hit by Mercedes on Wednesday night

H&F Has the UK
H&F Has the UK's Highest Number of CCTV Cameras Per Person

Borough planning to spend £5million more to upgrade monitoring technology

Fulham Photographer Convicted of Sexual Assault
Fulham Photographer Convicted of Sexual Assault

Police believe there may be other victims of Pascal Gerrard

'Insane' Solicitor Injected His Blood into Food

Crystal meth user Leoaai Elghareeb caused supermarkets £500,000 of losses

Fulham School Head Gives Warning About Rising Poverty
Fulham School Head Gives Warning About Rising Poverty

Sally Brooks says she is seeing more pupils turning up hungry

Help Reverse the Cuts to the Number 14 Bus!
Help Reverse the Cuts to the Number 14 Bus!

Greg Hands MP for Chelsea and Fulham writes to residents

Brexit and Covid Blamed for Closure of School in Fulham
Brexit and Covid Blamed for Closure of School in Fulham

Sinclair House Primary had lost over half of it pupils

Plans Submitted for Fulham Thameside Tower Blocks
Plans Submitted for Fulham Thameside Tower Blocks

Proposal to build up to twenty storeys high near Wandsworth Bridge

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Spring - Summer Heat and the Elderly
Spring - Summer Heat and the Elderly

Tips to stay well in the hot weather from Home Instead Hammersmith and Chiswick

Wandsworth Bridge Road Hosts First Spring Fayre
Wandsworth Bridge Road Hosts First Spring Fayre

Fulham folk flock to join traffic free fun and help plan a greener future

Find Out Where To Celebrate the Platinum Jubilee Locally
Find Out Where To Celebrate the Platinum Jubilee Locally

A list of all the street parties and events planned in the borough

Time Lords to Top of the Pops at Riverside Studios
Time Lords to Top of the Pops at Riverside Studios

A photographic celebration of BBC Television made at the venue

Planned Roadworks in Fulham
Planned Roadworks in Fulham

Expect traffic delays in the SW6 area due to road closures

Fulham Camerata To Perform in Putney
Fulham Camerata To Perform in Putney

Summer concert present a medley of madrigals and songs

Operation Mincemeat Returns at The Riverside Studios
Operation Mincemeat Returns at The Riverside Studios

Musical version of the story of how Hitler was deceived

Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Fulham
Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Fulham

Tubes and train services affected due to engineering works

William Morris Society Launches New Art Installation
William Morris Society Launches New Art Installation

Sudden Summer explores the designer's legacy as an environmentalist

Mike Bartlett
Mike Bartlett's Scandaltown at the Lyric Theatre Hammersmith

London's elite gets caught in a web of lies and mishaps

Series of Tube Strikes Promises Months of Misery Ahead
Series of Tube Strikes Promises Months of Misery Ahead

Further action planned for March could result in total shutdown

Local Gardeners Excel at Fulham Horticultural Society Show
Local Gardeners Excel at Fulham Horticultural Society Show

Lockdown return reveals hard work that has taken place during pandemic

Irish Cultural Centre Launches Free Hotline
Irish Cultural Centre Launches Free Hotline

Even technophobes can now access weekly lunchtime performances

Fulham Palace Cat Features in New Children
Fulham Palace Cat Features in New Children's Book

Stories inspired by Edmund the resident feline

Fulham Woman’s Workout Marathon for Diabetes UK
Fulham Woman’s Workout Marathon for Diabetes UK

Lisa Galt to undertake 100 'sweaty sweats' before end of the year

New Live Music Venue To Open at Olympia London
New Live Music Venue To Open at Olympia London

4.400 capacity will be biggest in West London larger than Hammersmith Apollo

Fulham Farmers
Fulham Farmers' Market Set To Open on Wednesdays

Event now bi-weekly with other trading day on Saturday

New Lights for Fulham Are Not Just for Christmas
New Lights for Fulham Are Not Just for Christmas

Installation on North End Road and Lillie Road will illuminate shops

Lifestyle

7 DEADLY SINS OF A PLUMBER
7 DEADLY SINS OF A PLUMBER

THE ITALIAN PLUMBER REALLY KNOWS WHAT YOU DON'T WANT..

Vegan Dessert Boutique Opens in Parsons Green
Vegan Dessert Boutique Opens in Parsons Green

Founder Marianne Gibson aims to offer cruelty free cakes and gelato

Jack
Jack's Bar Fails in Bid To Have Alcohol Licence Restored

Venue on Wandsworth Bridge Road had angered neighbours with noise

What
What's It Really Like Living Next To Stamford Bridge

Residents talk of parking nightmares and drunks in their gardens

Korean Restaurant Opening Planned on New King
Korean Restaurant Opening Planned on New King's Road

Taking over former premises of Tendido Cuatro

Customers Can Now Eat in at Foxden Restaurant
Customers Can Now Eat in at Foxden Restaurant

British burger outlet on Jerdan Place was only offering delivery services

New Italian Restaurant Opening in Fulham
New Italian Restaurant Opening in Fulham

Casacosta on North End Road started life in lockdown as a shop

Damning Food Hygiene Report for Fulham Takeaway
Damning Food Hygiene Report for Fulham Takeaway

Inspectors described condition of East Ocean's equipment as 'disgusting'

Pizza Express to Close Fulham Palace Road Branch
Pizza Express to Close Fulham Palace Road Branch

Restaurant opposite Charing Cross Hospital one of 73 axed nationally

The Challenge of Making the Peartree a Pub Again
The Challenge of Making the Peartree a Pub Again

Daz Seager describes the path to normality as a minefield

Fulham Restaurant Transformed into Grocery Store
Fulham Restaurant Transformed into Grocery Store

La Pizzica adapts quickly to meet needs of community during pandemic

Harwood Arms Named Country
Harwood Arms Named Country's Best Gastropub

Head chef Sally Abe's cooking takes Fulham pub to number one spot

Fulham House Prices See Double Digit Rise in 2020
Fulham House Prices See Double Digit Rise in 2020

SW6 said to be particularly vulnerable to stamp duty cliff edge

Property

Stamp Duty Sales Splurge Fulham
Stamp Duty Sales Splurge Fulham's 'Last Hurrah'

Agents concerned for future direction of market after busy three months

Hammersmith & Fulham House Prices Rise Sharply
Hammersmith & Fulham House Prices Rise Sharply

Estate agent believes bridge fiasco one reason for 15% increase

Fulham House Prices Vulnerable To Eurobanker Flight
Fulham House Prices Vulnerable To Eurobanker Flight

No significant falls in the area during pandemic but local agents wary

Average Fulham House Price Reaches Record High During Lockdown
Average Fulham House Price Reaches Record High During Lockdown

One detached property in SW6 changes hands for £8,000,000

Huge Fulham Riverside Development Increased in Size
Huge Fulham Riverside Development Increased in Size

Over 200 new flats on Currys PC World site in towers up to 12 storeys high

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