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Ealing Council Poised To Scrap LTNs in Acton
Report submitted to cabinet recommends removal of seven borough schemes
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All New London Buses To Be Zero Emission
But Mayor voices fears about government led service cuts ahead
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Electric Car Shortage Ahead of ULEZ Deadline
Waiting lists of over a year for some new models
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It's Back! You Just Can't Stop The BEAT
Borough of Ealing Art Trail makes a triumphant return
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ActForEaling Launched as Hub For Local Environmental Action
Aims to connect local communities to combat climate change
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Mayor Calls for 'Covid Recovery Visas' To Be Issued
Says chronic labour shortages are hampering London's economy
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MP Welcomes 11-year-old Afghan Refugee to West Acton
Arash Mehran escaped from Kabul during Taliban takeover
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Fire Safety Defects in Over 1,000 Residential Buildings in London
Fire chief says level of deficiency is unacceptable
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Gambling Ad Ban Being Considered on Transport Network
Mayor asks TfL to implement pledge he made during election
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Covid Conspiracy Theorists 'Place Razors in Posters'
Union calls for action to protect staff on transport network
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No Short Cuts on HGV Driver Testing Say Cycling Campaigners
Process reportedly to be streamlined to tackle shortage
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Fire Breaks Out in Garages on The Ridgeway
Forty firefighters tackle burning building materials
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Mayor Launches London Refugee Response Fund
Initiative offers 'one-stop shop' for donations
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Local Hospital Repair Bill Now Tops a Billion Pounds
Maintenance backlog biggest of any NHS Trust in the country
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Call Made for an End to Freedom Pass Restrictions
Concessionary travel for older people still stopped in morning peak
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TfL Still Hoping To Avoid Big New Year Fare Increase
Mayor asking the government to be flexible in negotiations
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Car Park Charges To Begin Soon at Gunnersbury Park
ANPR enforced scheme means visits will cost a £1 per hour
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Mayor Lacks Ambition on Affordable Housing Says Opposition
Government grant to be used to build nearly 30,000 housing units by 2026
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Former Gladiator Jailed for Part in Blackmail Scheme
Man kidnapped and held in Acton flat over £600 debt
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Acton Town Hotel Could Be Converted into Flats
Plan submitted for nine one bedroom apartments
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Funding Boost for Acton Community Cinema Project
DIY retailer donates a thousand pounds worth of supplies
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Plans Submitted For Bollo Lane Tower Blocks
Buildings up to 12 storeys high would be situated between level crossings
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Rupa Huq Demands Removal of 'Cack-handed' LTNs
Says Ealing Council must resist the 'poison chalice' of government funding
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Number of Ealing Families on Universal Credit Doubles
Over 30,000 households in the borough now claiming
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Residents Near Heathrow Angry at Night Flight Extension
Government says current quota to remain in place for extra year
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Crossrail 'On Target' To Open On Schedule
Central section to be ready by first half of next year says project boss
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Mayor Says London Stands Ready To Help Afghan Refugees
Sadiq Khan calls for immediate action to deal with crisis
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Man Sought After Outraging Public Decency on Central Line
Suspect exposed himself before getting off train at North Acton
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Mixed Reaction To North Acton Becoming a Mini-Manhattan
Not all residents opposed to the huge skyscrapers being built in the area
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Big Height Increase Proposed for Friary Park Towers
Developer consulting on plan to build a 37 storey high building
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Officers Commended for Acton Rape Investigation
Prompt action led to speedy arrest of suspect last year
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Man Stabbed in Acton Industrial Estate
Video footage sought of incident that took place on Concord Road
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Number of Covid Deaths in Ealing Borough Surges
Seven recorded in the latest week compared just one previously
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'Shock' as HS2 Acquires Parts of Wormwood Scrubs
Company obliged to return the land on completion of work in 2024
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Ealing Borough Parking Attendant Dispute Over
Union claims Serco have agreed to reform employment practices
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Hounslow Transport Head Feted at Number 10
Meanwhile Ealing has government funding cut for scrapping LTN
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Ealing's LTN Fine Revenue Rises To £2.8 Million
Nearly 65,000 PCNs issued with over a third going to borough residents
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Volunteers Needed for the Southfield Ward Police Panel
Councillor Andrew Steed urges residents to put their name forward
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Local Samaritans Volunteers Serenaded at Summer Party
50-gigs-in-50-days singer-songwriter plays for them in Gunnersbury Park
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Acton Shop Caught Out in Knife Sting
Owner fined after age restricted product was sold to 14-year-old
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Woman Sexually Assaulted on Twyford Abbey Road
Appeal for witnesses after victim attacked by stranger
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Stirling Road Tip Could Be Closing Before End of Year
Staff telling visitors recycling centre is to shut in November
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Key Workers in Acton Facing Huge Hike in Parking Costs
Big increase in charges at Salisbury Road car park
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Woman Seriously Hurt After Collision with Cyclist on The Vale
Taken to hospital with 'life-changing' injuries
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Ealing Councillor Accused of 'Intimidating and Unneighbourly Behaviour'
Praveen Anand denies allegations in dispute at parents' Acton home
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Stories from past W3 newsletters
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John Parnham Kidz Kingdom At Ravenscourt Park
Lots of fun for all the family
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Visit The London Transport Depot Museum This September
A whole host of fun activities for all the family
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It Shouldn't Happen To A Plumber
The Italian Plumber: “Now that you've finished that…” Part 2
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Movie Making Summer Camps
Young movie makers work together to produce their own epic, unique movie production from scratch over five days
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Now Open In Acton
The online supermarket that delivers in minutes
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W3 Gallery Getting Set To Reopen
High Street exhibition space relaunches with a show entitled Gather
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September Listings for Gunnersbury Park & Museum
Free exhibitions, talks and tours and the return of Little Flamingos
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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 u3a Announces Summer Programme
Historical talks to be made available free on Zoom
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New Market Planned for North Acton
Pavilion Plant + Art Market to be held on fourth Saturday of the month
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Acton Resident Starring in Lyric Theatre Play
Wes Bazonga performing in Heart of Hammersmith
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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 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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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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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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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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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
Revolting Children Wanted!
FREE Musical Theatre Classes 3-16
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Anokha Authentic Indian Cuisine
Family run business offering a range of delicious classic Indian dishes
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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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Green Light for Massive Bollo Lane Development
Ten towers including one of 25-storeys will dominate local skyline
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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
 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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