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LATEST - Backlash Over 25-Storey 'Overdevelopment' On Bollo Lane
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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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Labour Members From Two Ealing Constituencies Back Sir Keir Starmer
And Ealing Southall voted for Rebecca Long-Bailey to be next leader
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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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Local Hospitals Looking to Hire Overseas Due to Nurse Shortage
Charing Cross and Hammersmith flying recruiters to the Philippines, India and Dubai
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Mayor May Miss This Year's Affordable Housing Target
Sadiq Khan says he is 'firmly on track' for 17,000 new starts
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Park Royal Teen Jailed For Stabbing
Lewis West pleaded guilty following incident in Croydon
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Warning Over Video Doorbell Scam
Police say thieves are targeting householders in latest break-in ploy
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CGI Claims to Show Scale of Friary Park Redevelopment
Opponents of scheme publish images showing how it dominates area
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Over 50,000 Applications for Settled Status in Ealing Borough
Fourth highest number for any local authority area in the UK
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Mayor Announces Big Increase in Spending to Tackle Violent Crime
Extra money going to fund more police and youth services
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Old Oak Common Set To Be HS2 London Terminus
Concern that this could overstretch local infrastructure until link with Euston opens
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Mayoral Hopeful Would Speed Up Opening of District Line Night Tube
Lib Dem Siobhan Benita also would introduce express night buses to outer London
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Rupa Huq Proposes Taskforce To Tackle Suburban Deprivation
Local MP says spending cuts have impacted lives of those on the edge of our cities
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Missing Teen Could Be In Acton
14-year-old Harun Said was last seen over a week ago
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Met Commissioner Promises 33,000 Extra Police
Cressida Dick confident that recruitment can bring force up to strength by next April
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Piccadilly Line Signalling Upgrade TfL's 'Number One Priority'
'Completely bonkers' if project stalls but new trains are delivered
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Old Oak Development Corporation Misled Government Over Car Giant
Falsely claimed talks about joint project were continuing
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Rory Stewart Urges Boost for Armed Police Response Units
Labour accuse mayoral hopeful of 'selective amnesia' over early prisoner release
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Ealing Borough Parking Strike Suspended
Union says that Serco has backed down on job cuts
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Gunnersbury Park Web Site Falls Victim To Hackers
Dating site takes over from information about park and museum
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Ealing Council Warn of Bogus Eco Loft and Boiler Scams
Spate of fraudsters calling at homes offering free installation
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Moped Rider Hit By Lorry on Gypsy Corner
Man in his thirties died after collision near Horn Lane junction
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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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Ealing Council Plans to Raise Cost of Parking Fines
Claim current levels too low to discourage people from parking illegally
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Highways England Provides Funding Boost for Gunnersbury Park
Grant given to mitigate impact of M4 motorway on local environment
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Ealing Council To Offer Refunds To Fined Permit Holders
Victory for residents after council admits mistake in not issuing reminders
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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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Acton Gardens Residents Express Support for Youth Club
Unhappy about portrayal as NIMBYs in national newspaper
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Mayor Guaranteeing Crossrail Will Open Next Year
Sadiq Khan says full operation in west London will be no later than May 2022
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Day to Day Support in Schools to Be Withdrawn for Traveller Children
Argued that attendance of 122 pupils in Ealing is 'extremely low'
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Over 1,000 Hospital Workers Win Fight for Fairer Pay
Local NHS Trust makes 'real step change' after series of strikes
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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
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More Trains Every Hour On Local Overground Services
Frequency on Richmond branch to increase from four to five
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 Calendar
Acton Descendants Fashion Show Exhibition
To be held in the Rothschild Rooms at Gunnersbury Park Museum
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Celebrating Women, Girls and Science in Acton
W3 gallery event in support of Cancer charity
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Roadworks Ahead in Acton
Traffic delays likely due to road and lane closures
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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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Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Acton
Engineering works ahead on local tube and train services
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Being Part of Riverside Studios' Persona Is A Very Special Experience
This new take on Ingmar Bergman's 1966 film not just for film buffs says Liz Vercoe
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Local Artist to Feature in Gunnersbury Park Exhibition
Modernist figurative painter Madeline Green helped found the Ealing Art Guild
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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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Free Self Defence Courses For Women in Acton
Starting in January for ages 13 and over
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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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Secret Cinema Seeks Permission for Two Month Takeover of Gunnersbury Park
Licensing and planning applications submitted
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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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Acton Arts Centre Project Hits Target
New hope for High Street as project moves a step closer to reality
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Thirty Years Of Acton's Homeless Concern
Celebrating the local charity described as a 'modern day miracle'
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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
Experience The Art Of Business Thinking
Engage with our Executive Suite meeting rooms at Villa di Geggiano
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Discover Your Inner Cook With Leiths School Of Food And Wine
A wide range of inspiring courses from simple suppers to Christmas Lunch
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Tasty Treats Down By The Riverside
Studio 8 café and bar has opened at the new Riverside Studios
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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?
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New Kitchen Retailer Opening in Acton
25 jobs created at West Five Centre at Wren Kitchens showroom
 Property
Acton Property Market Holds its Breath for Brexit
Hope that activity could recover once future becomes clear
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Friary Park Redevelopment Gets Green Light
Huge project will see a number of blocks from 3 to 24 storeys
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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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North Acton 'Monstrosity' Could Get Even Bigger
Plan to increase height of Portal Way tower to over 50 storeys
 Community
Gunnersbury Park Bowling Club ‘To Be Kicked Out'
Claim made that move is prompted by project delays on sports facility
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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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TFL Rail To Take Over Reading Line Services From Paddington
Move is next step in the delivery of the Elizabeth Line
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South Acton Ranked as Area of High Deprivation
Locals differ on figures which show ward in bottom 10% nationally
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Acton Ward Forums To Be Scrapped
Simon Hayes exclusively reports that the regular local meetings will stop next spring
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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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