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Big Increase in Number of Bus and Tube Passenger This Week
Overall usage still remains well below pre-pandemic levels
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Ealing Council 'A Disgrace' For Not Paying School Staff Living Wage
Catering workers only being given standard minimum
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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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Recycling Rates Down in Ealing Borough
Councillor says bringing service in-house has been a failure
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Gunnersbury Park Regeneration Moves To Next Stage
Work starts on repair work to Small Mansion and East Stables
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Outdoor Swimming in Acton - It's No Algarve
But it's still an experience to be recommended
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Rupa Huq Hosts Cladding Crisis Roundtable
Shadow Minister joins fifty local residents to discuss the issue
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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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City Harvest on Course To Serve a Million Meals a Month
Acton based charity wants congestion charge and parking fine exemption
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Acton Homeless Concern Seeks New Trustees
Local charity wants to recruit people for the unpaid role
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Further Disruption Looms as More Garages Join Bus Strike
Drivers at Stamford Brook among latest to join industrial action
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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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Ealing Borough Ranked Worst for Potholes in London
Over 8,000 recorded in the area over the last three years
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Making Acton and The Borough Safer
New residents' survey seeks to provide information to the Council and Police
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'Lifeline' Phone Support Offered for Isolated Older People
Age UK Ealing's befriending service proving invaluable during lockdown
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Report Finds No Link Between LTNs and Fire Engine Response Times
Quieter roads due to lockdown believed to have reduced delays
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Prisoner Released in Error From Wormwood Scrubs
William Fernandez was due to be tried for sexual offences
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Twenty Candidates Aiming To Be London Mayor
Largest field ever to contest the election on 6 May
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Boris Johnson May Face City Hall Probe
Prime Minister's relationship with Jennifer Arcuri to be investigated
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Gunnersbury Park Hit By Anti-management Graffiti
Staff members and bowls club mentioned in acts of vandalism
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Mayor Promises Internet Across the Tube Network
Will award contract to provide 4G mobile phone connectivity if re-elected
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Loneliness: The Other Silent Emergency
Councillor Gary Busuttil says problem will remain when lockdown ends
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Missing Acton Woman Found Safe and Well
75-year-old Matilda Noel returns home
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Polls Point To First Round Victory for Sadiq Khan
Incumbent Mayor has commanding lead with six weeks to go until vote
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New Arts and Regreening Project For Acton
A ''Good to grow day'' will be held at North Acton Pavillion in April
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Acton Main Line Station Upgrade Complete
Public can use refurbished station after long delay
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Celebrations As Mayor Approves Acton Cinema Bid
Additional funding given green light after successful Acton Arts Project campaign
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Man Charged with Attempted Murder After Acton Attack
Peter Ormes accused of stabbing victim in the neck and head on Spencer Road
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Ealing Independents Launched To Challenge Council
Group hopes to stand candidates in every ward at next election
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Three Brothers Guilty of Acton Murder
Osvaldo de Carvalho stabbed to death near Uxbridge Road
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Barclays Bank in Acton To Close
High street branch will shut its doors permanently in June
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Claim Made That Ealing Should Have Got Levelling Up Funding
Borough deprived of cash by 'Tory cronyism' says Julian Bell
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Stirling Road Tip Closure Approved Along with Budget
Opposition amendment to reverse decision fails at Ealing Council meeting
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Local MP Calls for End to 'Dramatic Changes' Without Consultation
Rupa Huq says transparency needed for planning decision and traffic measures
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Covid South African Variant Found in Acton
New strain has spread beyond Hanwell and West Ealing
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Seven Storey Building Planned on Bollo Bridge Road
44 flats and three houses proposed in builders' yard by Acton Lane junction
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Support Acton's Cinema, it's 'Seriously Good News'
Mark Kermode urges everyone to help Acton Arts project's final push
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Acton Woman Hospitalised Indefinitely After Killing Man
Rhian Beresford sent to secure mental health facility
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Man Charged in Connection with Stabbing on The Vale
Daniel Haisley remanded in custody to face charge of wounding
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West London Orbital Scheme 'Still on Track'
Funding constraints at TfL main obstacle to delivering the project
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Homeless in Ealing Borough With No Recourse To Public Funds
'Everybody In' scheme providing lifeline during pandemic
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Acton Crash Death Couple Weren't Wearing Seatbelts
Inquest jury delivers verdict after teenage newlyweds died during police chase
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Ealing's Budget Shortfall Totals Nearly ÂŁ28 Million
Maximum council tax rise and programme of savings needed to balance books
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Tributes Paid To Popular Acton Parish Priest
Father Fintan Crotty from Our Lady of Lourdes has been buried in Dublin
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Over Seventy People Caught on Park Royal Party Boat
Police swoop on vessel moored on Grand Union Canal
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Rape Victim Met Attacker Outside Acton Bar
Ex-Princeton student caught on CCTV wearing his university top
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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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Ealing Council Ranks Second in UK for Parking Fines
Borough gives out more PCNs than any city outside London
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Stories from past W3 newsletters
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Are You An Overweight Male, Non-Smoker Aged 18-65?
Imperial College Seeks Subjects For Study
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West London Kitchens And Bedrooms
Looking for a lockdown project?
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Gasworks' Generous Offer
Free boiler repairs to the vulnerable or those on the NHS front line
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Stability In The Face Of Uncertainty
Falcons Pre-Preparatory School for Boys
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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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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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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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New Market Set To Launch in Acton
Event aims to be a festival of food, fashion and creativity
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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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All Systems Go For Acton's New Cinema
Acton Arts Project gets green light and films could be screened in January
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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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Gunnersbury Park Museum Closes and parkrun Suspended
The park itself and the cafe remain open for visitors
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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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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
Why I Became A Plumber And How I Ended Up With A Business In The UK
How The Italian Plumber came to be
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Ealing Independent College - Online Resource Hub
Find out more about what makes Ealing Independent College such a great place to learn
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Dancing With H By C. S. Fiore
Be ready for Christmas presents. Keep safe. Give a book.
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David Lloyd Clubs Opens Its (Virtual) Doors Free To All
UK's largest health club is today making its David Lloyd Clubs @home available free of charge to the nation.
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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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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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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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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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