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Gunnersbury Park Launches Fundraising Appeal After Fire
Destruction of café leaves estate short of a quarter of a million pounds
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No Free Travel for Children Could Cost Councils £10million
Mayor tells minister that move will hit poorest Londoners hardest
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Arson Suspected After Fire Breaks Out At Gunnersbury Park Cafe
Fire-fighters rescue horse-drawn carriages from historic display
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Missing Man Jason Delaney Has Been Found
Police had been appealing for his whereabouts
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Concerns Raised That £30 Million Lent By Ealing Council at Risk
Essex council found to have borrowed over a billion to fund solar farm purchases
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Red Block Rebels Release Video on Ealing's 'Development Free-for-all'
Short film shows the 181 tower blocks of up to 55 storeys built or planned
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Three Times as Many Extreme Speeders Stopped During Lockdown
Enforcement increased to prevent collisions increasing strain on NHS
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Local Primary Schools Say They Are Not Ready to Open
MPs say government should not 'blindly' push ahead unless safety guaranteed
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TfL Say Public Transport Should Be Last Resort
Urge firms to keeps staff in London working from home as long as possible
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Plastic Waste Mountain Added to By Discarded PPE
Ealing Friends of the Earth and local MPs highlight issue as Environment Bill progresses
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Councillor Andrew Steed Angry About Virtual Planning Decision
Believes Ealing Council has reneged on pledge to defer controversial applications
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Burglar's Discarded Cigarette Butts Land Him in Jail
Had been responsible for a string of thefts from homes in the area
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Man from Acton Faces Attempted Murder Charge
Mohamed Jama Duale accused of stabbing man in Hayes last year
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Social Worker From Acton Makes Plea to Come Home
Glenna George was attending funeral in Grenada when lockdown was imposed
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Two Shootings in Acton Believed to Be Linked
Man and woman in hospital after incidents on Perryn Road and East Acton Lane
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Horn Lane Cement Plant Given Planning Permission
Virtual meeting approves controversial relocation to Acton Goods Yard
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Boris Johnson Not To Be Charged Over Arcuri Relationship
Police watchdog said it could find no evidence of a crime being committed
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Cobbold Mews Scheme Receives Green Light
Local residents angry that building of housing on car park site approved
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Old Oak Common 'Super-hub' Given Go Ahead
Construction of what will be UK's largest railway station to start next month
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Chaos on Stirling Road After Tip Reopens
Firms on the estate say long queues exacerbated by mismanagement
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Ealing Performing Arts Charity Switches to Online Tutoring
West London Performing Arts Academy holding talent competition
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Ealing Lib Dems Claim Success for Coronavirus Web Site
Aiming to give residents source of information during the lockdown
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Government Accused of TfL Power Grab
Mayor Sadiq Khan loses sole decision making power over transport policy
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Return to Normal for Parking Restrictions in Ealing Borough
Council say previously they had only been ticketing dangerously parked vehicles
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Dismay Over Threat to Churchfield Road Institution
Planning application submitted that would result in closure of L’Oriental
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Ealing Council to Lead London Wide PPE Procurement
Will coordinate sourcing of supplies for care workers and vulnerable residents
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Ealing Community Transport Praised for 'Phenomenal' Effort
Team has delivered more than 8,000 food parcels across the borough
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North Acton One of 20 Riskiest Tube Stations
TfL say it is one of most difficult stops to observe social distancing
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Gary Busuttil on Helping Out Ealing Food Bank
Local councillor enabling others to do their bit during the pandemic
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Local MPs Call for Airline Job Loss Moratorium
Back union call for a review by government before redundancies are made
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Acton's Coronavirus Death Toll Revealed
Figures showing fatalities at a local level published for the first time
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Residents Groups Unconvinced By Ealing's New Planning Policy
Consultation period extended but guidance on methods of informing residents ignored
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Coronavirus Could Cost Ealing Borough £52 Million
Council drawing down reserves as leader writes open letter to Boris Johnson
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Freshways Accused of Profiteering During Pandemic
Acton-based company charged care homes more while reducing farmers' payments
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Local Hospital Trust Reports 'Massive Decline' in Covid-19 Cases
After 400 deaths it is now thought peak was reached in early April
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10-Year-Old Boy Dies in 'Tragic Accident' at North Acton Station
Police believe child hurt himself after falling onto tracks and couldn't be revived
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Lockdown Row Reignites Feud Between Rupa Huq and Toby Young
Social commentator argues economic cost makes cure worse than the disease
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Further Appeal Made for Witnesses to Acton Murder
Victim named as 54-year-old local man Stefan Melnyk
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Bus Ploughs into Shop Front in Acton
Collision took place on Old Oak Road near Savoy Circus
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Boy's Epic Bike Ride Smashes Fundraising Target
Finn Bissett's marathon around the streets of Ealing Common raises over £3,000
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Pyjamarama Day at Old Oak Primary School
Lockdown library held with book exchange in playground
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Half Marathon Run Raises Three Times What Was Hoped For
Richard Burke inspired to support the Wormwood Scrubs Pony Centre
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Make the Most of Those Lockdown Daydreams
Enter the Chiswick Book Festival Young People's Poetry Competition
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Gunnersbury Park Car Park Remaining Closed for Now
Visits to be monitored to allow reopening 'as soon as is practically possible'
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Roadworks Ahead in Acton
Traffic delays likely due to road and lane closures
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Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Acton
Engineering works ahead on local tube and train services
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Ealing Summer Festivals Including Acton Carnival Cancelled
Latest events to be affected by Covid-19 pandemic
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Timeline Shows Ealing Borough's Rich Literary Heritage
Diverse authors such as Henry Fielding to Phoebe Waller-Bridge feature
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Park Restrictions Announced in Ealing
Council to limit public to certain areas
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Lovebox 2020 Announces Cancellation
Gunnersbury Park pop festival latest event to be called off due to pandemic
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Council Reopens Parks in Hammersmith & Fulham
Opened on 'trial basis' with social distancing laws to be enforced
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Gunnersbury Park Museum Closes and parkrun Suspended
The park itself and the cafe remain open for visitors
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Celebrations and Commemorations Postponed
40th West London Local History Conference to be delayed due to Coronavirus
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Liam Gallagher and Eric Cantona Film In Gunnersbury Park
Video for singer's new release 'Once' shows Cantona dressed as a King
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Centenery Celebrations For Acton Bookbinders
Blissetts is 100 years old and this year will move from Roslin Road base
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Ealing Young Carers Project Hosts Local Councillors
Scheme has seen huge growth in participation since inception
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Rupa Huq MP Marks Holocaust Memorial Day
Joins concentration camp survivors for 75th anniversary of liberation of Auschwitz
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Maverick Planning 'A People's Theatre Company'
West London group is crowdfunding to introduce a new theatre concept
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New Acton Club For Young Disabled Women
Sports and activities 'Girls Win' at The Acton Centre every Wednesday
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New Art Mural For Acton Primary School
Scheme at Berrymede to bring more creativity to the community
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Acton's Striking Street Art Draws The Crowds
Shisoka mural on the corner of Churchfield Road was created by Fin DAC
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Live Travel Updates for Acton
Information on what is happening on local roads and public transport
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What's On In Acton
All the latest events in and around W3
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 Leisure
Pai Skincare Launches Acton Spirit
For every one sold, they will gift one to frontline workers
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Turning Fitness On Its Head
Too busy to exercise? Don't like gyms? Then fit20 could be the solution for you…
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Acton Spirit Hand Sanitiser Launched
Initial batch to be given away free to local schools, nurseries and charities
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Reprieve for Gunnersbury Park Bowls Club
Planners say proposal to remove it gives no satisfactory justification
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Urban Art - Changing The Face of Acton
Emily Hopkins reviews the growing street art movement in W3
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Acton Street Dancers Through To European Championships
Can you support these local talented youngsters?
 Property
Who's Going To Buy All The Flats Being Built In Acton?
Concerns raised about there being sufficient demand to absorb huge supply
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Backlash Over 25-Storey 'Overdevelopment' On Bollo Lane
Residents and local MP slam TfL towers amid claims of poor public consultation
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Allegations of Duplicity Over True Scale of Friary Park Redevelopment
Opponents say both Catalyst and Council withheld full picture during consultation
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55 Storey Skyscraper Approved for North Acton
MP blasts 'presumption to build' after Portal Way tower blocks get go-ahead
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Objections Grow To 22-Storey Tower Near South Acton Station
Residents fighting plan for 210 flats on industrial estate car park
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Nine Storey Development Planned at Stirling Road
100 flats to be built on top of commercial space in industrial estate
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Acton Residents Fearful After Spate of Brake Tampering
Cars in Poet's Corner cul-de-sac subject to dangerous criminal damage
 Community
Acton Community Support
Groups available throughout W3 helping out during the lockdown
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Acton Homeless Concern Helping Those In Hardship
A takeaway meal service available once a week thanks to community donations
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Local Councillor Starts Jigsaw Puzzle Swap Group
Southfield Lib Dem's Gary Malcolm on keeping boredom at bay
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Ealing Women Are Living Donors
Kiran Gupta and Jacquie de Bidaph urge others to consider helping others in need
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Opposition Continues to Grow to Horn Lane Cement Plant
Residents believe plan unacceptable due to pollution and traffic
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South Acton Working Men's Club Set To Close
Acton Gardens developers taking over building next year
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Putting Acton On The Map
A local resident tells Ealing to wake up - W3 is about to get 'extremely interesting'
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Gunnersbury Park Announce Plan To Impose Parking Charges
Consultation being held on introduction of £1 per hour fee
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Soapsud Island's Dirty Secrets Revealed
New book uncovers the harsh conditions in local laundries of the last century
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Fix My Acton Street
Report problems such as potholes and uncollected rubbish in your local area
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