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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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Sadiq Khan To Push Ahead with ULEZ Plan
ÂŁ12.50 charge within North and South Circulars for non-compliant vehicles
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Local Patient Backlog Set To Increase Through to Summer
Over 2,000 have already had to wait more than a year for operation
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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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Pfizer Vaccine To Be Offered At Local Centres
Jabs available from Wednesday as alternative to Astra Zeneca version
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Julian Bell Ousted as Leader of Labour in Ealing
Cllr Peter Mason set to replace him as borough chief
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New-born Baby's Body Found Near Old Oak Lane
Police make appeal for mother to seek medical help
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Sadiq Khan Re-elected as Mayor of London
Win declared after second preference votes were counted
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Onkar Sahota Holds Ealing and Hillingdon Seat for Labour
Vote taking place for Mayor, London Assembly and council by-elections
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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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Cladding Scandal Victims Promise Summer of Protest
Owners of unsellable flats say their campaign will not stop
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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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'Election Day Parking Chaos' Promised in Ealing Borough
Serco civil enforcement officers set to strike during Mayoral elections
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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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Participants Claim Ealing LTN Protest Biggest Yet
Pro-traffic scheme group says turnout half that of previous event
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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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New Cinema Funding Will Help Preserve Acton's Heritage
Acton Arts Project awarded another grant to ensure listed building is protected
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Gunnersbury Park Hosts Star Exhibition
Audrey Hepburn features in new photo display from Ealing Studios
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Man Taken To Hospital After Western Avenue Flat Fire
Arson suspected after incident required closure of two lanes of the A40
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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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Gunnersbury Park Sports Hub Finally Opens
Centre provides large gym, sports hall, tennis courts as well as ten outdoor pitches
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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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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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Ealing Borough Ranked Worst for Potholes in London
Over 8,000 recorded in the area over the last three years
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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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Gunnersbury Park Hit By Anti-management Graffiti
Staff members and bowls club mentioned in acts of vandalism
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Acton Main Line Station Upgrade Complete
Public can use refurbished station after long delay
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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 Council Ranks Second in UK for Parking Fines
Borough gives out more PCNs than any city outside London
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Barclays Bank in Acton To Close
High street branch will shut its doors permanently in June
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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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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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Acton Woman Hospitalised Indefinitely After Killing Man
Rhian Beresford sent to secure mental health facility
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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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Green Light for Massive Bollo Lane Development
Ten towers including one of 25-storeys will dominate local skyline
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Previously on ActonW3.com
Stories from past W3 newsletters
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 Calendar
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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Why I Became A Plumber And How I Ended Up With A Business In The UK Part 2
Read the final part of the Italian Plumber's story
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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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An Absolute Passion: Rothschild Orchid Collections
Friends of Gunnersbury Park and Museum present talk by Francesca Murray
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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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Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Acton
Engineering works ahead on local tube and train services
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Roadworks Ahead in Acton
Traffic delays likely due to road and lane closures
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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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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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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
Zoom Past The Supermarket Queues In West London
Ocado Zoom delivers just what the doctor ordered – more food, less waiting
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The Upper Scale Home Delivery Service
Finest quality of fish delivered to your door.
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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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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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