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Toddler Hit In Acton Remains in Critical Condition
2-year-old girl knocked down by moped on pedestrian crossing
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Delta Variant Appears To Be Taking Hold in Parts of Acton
Pockets of infection occurring in some neighbourhoods
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Airports Commission Chair Would 'Redo Numbers' on Third Runway
Sir Howard Davies casts doubt on viability of Heathrow expansion
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Gunnersbury Park Bowls Club Fight May Be Over
Planners now recommending approval for mini-golf replacement
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All Adults in Ealing Borough Can Now Get Vaccine
Walk-in jabs available at Dominion Centre in Southall
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Missing Cat Last Seen on Cumberland Road
Black and white cat Milo normally returns home every day
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Grants Available For Local Voluntary Organisations
Groups supporting residents of Ealing borough could qualify for funding
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Body Found by Detectives Searching for Agnes Akom
Man believed to have been living in Park Royal container remains in custody
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Gunnersbury Park Parking Cameras Set To Be Approved
Planning officer recommends go ahead at second attempt
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Rupa Huq Visits City Harvest's Expanded Operations
Charity's new base in Acton Business Park four times the size
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New Forum To Tackle Youth Violence in Ealing Borough
Given backing by Co-op's Safer Neighbourhoods Fund
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Developers Winning Against Residents Says Councillor
Councillor Andrew Steed claims planning system increasingly biased
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District and Circle Line Closures for Nine Days in August
Track replacement work taking place on parts of both lines
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Rented E-scooters Now Legal in Parts of Ealing Borough
Council participating in 12 month trial to provide new active travel option
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Tube Passenger Numbers Expected To Recover Slowly
Not likely to get close to pre-pandemic levels until next March
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Violent Crime 'Suppressed' To Pre-pandemic Levels
Senior Met officer says bounce back in offending after lockdown to be expected
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Hospital Admissions Low Despite Rising Covid Infection Rates
Number of people in intensive care locally not increasing
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Sadiq Khan Visits West Acton Primary
Mayor comes along to see school's new solar panels
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Liberal Democrats Conduct Survey on Women's Safety
Report suggests Council needs to reverse light dimming
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Massive Community Support For Acton's New Local Cinema
A first look inside as volunteers work together to transform the old library
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E-scooter Enabled Crime Rising Quickly
Over 500 offences recorded in London over last year
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Parkrun Set To Make Announcement on Resumption
Weekly events could restart later this month
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Call Made To Stop the Conversion of Shops into Homes
Think tank believes permitted development rights ruining high street
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Ealing Police Clamp Down On Illegal E-scooters
Three machines seized and seven warnings issued during Operation Rider
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More Housing Approved in South Acton Redevelopment
185 new flats to be added to the Acton Gardens scheme
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Digital Mental Health Platform for Young People Launched
Kooth providing free support in Ealing and Hounslow Boroughs
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New Measures in Ealing Borough To Tackle Indian Variant
Residents asked to get tested to stop spread of new strain
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Ealing Parking Attendant Dispute Continues
Serco employees planning two 72 hour strikes in June
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Cautious Response To Pledge of Community-led Development
New Ealing Council leadership promises new approach to planning
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From Acton To Moscow - A Dream Come True
Local teenager will be heading 2000 miles to join the Bolshoi Academy
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Acton Mental Health Charity Shortlisted For Sustainable City Award
Despite lockdown and restrictions Mindfood has managed to continue vital work
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Council Accused of Helping 'Hound' Union Rep Out of Job
Serco employee said parking revenue would be lost during strike
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Yet Another Tower Block Proposed for Bollo Lane
Plan to build 95 flats between the two level crossings
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Neighbourhood Recycling Bins To Be Removed
Council claims they encourage fly-tipping and illegal waste disposal
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Ealing Borough School Catering Staff To Be Paid Living Wage
Council had been branded a disgrace for low pay of canteen workers
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Man Seriously Injured Near South Acton Station
Wounds to leg and arm sustained during assault may be life-changing
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Drug Dealers' Twyford Gardens Turf War Led To Murder
Life imprisonment for three brothers who stabbed rival to death
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New Bid To Introduce Parking Charges at Gunnersbury Park
Colour of signs to be changed to make them less visually intrusive
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Black Woman Tells of Being Arrested at Gunpoint in Acton
Youth commissioner describes her experiences with police growing up in the area
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Row Blows Up Over Gunnersbury Park Notice Boards
New signs show Putt in the Park despite lack of planning permission
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18 Year Jail Sentence for Rapist Who Met Victim at Acton Bar
Ex-Princeton student Paulo Kretteis had played for Ealing Trailfinders
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Former Gladiator Pleads Guilty to Blackmail Plot
Jefferson King who was Shadow admits part in kidnapping scam
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Car Collides with Bus After Police Pursuit from Acton
Three men arrested after failing to stop on the High Street
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Acton Police Station Front Counter Closing for Five Months
Alternative facilities for the public to be opened in Southall station
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Barclays Bank in Acton To Close
High street branch will shut its doors permanently in June
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Green Light for Massive Bollo Lane Development
Ten towers including one of 25-storeys will dominate local skyline
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Stories from past W3 newsletters
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Now Open In Acton
The online supermarket that delivers in minutes
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Men: Are You Overweight And Trying For A Child?
Why not take part in a FREE weight loss programme?
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Roadworks Ahead in Acton
Traffic delays likely due to road and lane closures
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May Half-Term Family Fun at the London Transport Museum Depot in Acton Town
Explore the Capital's transport treasure trove
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Are You An Overweight Male, Non-Smoker Aged 18-65?
Imperial College Seeks Subjects For Study
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Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Acton
Engineering works ahead on local tube and train services
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Free Activities Offered in Local Parks This Summer
ParkPlay will be taking place on Saturdays across Ealing Borough
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Acton Musician's Concert To Raise Funds For Indian Covid Crisis
Yossi Marshall will be performing an online recital with all donations to charity
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Ealing Borough Leisure Centres Begin Phased Reopening
Indoor activities to take place with strict operational measure to prevent infection
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Actonian Ladies Take On Breast Cancer Challenge
Members of the football club aiming to do 100km run or walk in March
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Acton Community Online Dance Project
Descendants' host new classes to get young people moving
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Local Over Fifties Fitness Group Make Fundraising Video
Spritely Fitness use Kylie song to raise money for Crisis
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Gunnersbury Park Hosts Star Exhibition
Audrey Hepburn features in new photo display from Ealing Studios
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Churchill Trust to Fund Acton Street Market Initiative
John Blackmore given support to train young entrepreneurs
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Secret Cinema Plans Return to Gunnersbury Park
Three options proposed for immersive event to allow flexibility
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Acton Church Goes To The Auctions
St Martin's in Hale Gardens appeals for help to address financial deficit caused by Covid
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Bollo Brook Youth's Art Exhibition Now Online
'I'm not your… ' was featured at the Tate Modern earlier this year
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Renovated St Martin’s Church Hall Set To Benefit Whole Community
Larger, accessible space now open in West Acton
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Volunteer Drive at Acton Gardens Community Centre
Interested in taking up an exciting and rewarding role
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Musical Festivals on Wormwood Scrubs Could Fund New Arena
Three options being considered for future of Linford Christie Stadium
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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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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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Ealing Young Carers Project Hosts Local Councillors
Scheme has seen huge growth in participation since inception
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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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What's On In Acton
All the latest events in and around W3
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 Leisure
Goodbye kettle. Hello easy street. Or is it?
The Italian Plumber is on a quest for minimalism.
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The Upper Scale Home Delivery Service
Finest quality of fish delivered to your door.
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Acton Councillor Turns Lockdown Chef
Liberal Democrat Gary Malcolm shares cost cutting recipes
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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-based Firm Hailed For Producing Virus-killing Aprons
Fashionizer forced to adapt when lockdown hit their uniform design business
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Acton Street Dancers Through To European Championships
Can you support these local talented youngsters?
 Property
Flat Sales Slump Drives Average Acton Home Price To New High
Potential supply glut causes anxiety for buyers in the W3 area
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Quality of New Stock 'Should Allay Fears' of Acton Property Glut
Agent says new units better sited than recently completed developments
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People Want To Be Heard on Bollo Lane Ten Towers Scheme
Cllr Gary Malcolm says his constituents believe planning process is a sham
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Developer Seeks Increase in Height of Bollo Lane Tower
Wants to increase Roslin Road building to 15 storeys
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Massive Development Planned at Ealing Common Depot
TfL says Ealing Council have agreed 800 flats could be built on the site
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Council Approves 36 Storey Skyscraper in Acton
The Portal on Wales Farm Road will contain 350 flats
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Acton Property Market Was Performing Well Prior to Lockdown
Estate agents now 'shell-shocked and confused' about what lies ahead
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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
 Community
TSB To Close Acton High Street Branch
One of 164 to be shut across its network nationally
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Shop Local and Help Acton Businesses
Profile of Churchfield Road's ''Tea Darling"
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Acton Gardens Community Centre's Response to Covid-19
Just a year after opening centre became vital in bringing the area together
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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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Residents Groups Unconvinced By Ealing's New Planning Policy
Consultation period extended but guidance on methods of informing residents ignored
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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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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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Soapsud Island's Dirty Secrets Revealed
New book uncovers the harsh conditions in local laundries of the last century
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