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LATEST - Ealing Borough Parking Officers To Go On Strike
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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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Day to Day Support in Schools to Be Withdrawn for Traveller Children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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Moped Rider Hit By Lorry on Gypsy Corner
Man in his thirties died after collision near Horn Lane junction
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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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Application Lodged For 22-Storey Tower Near South Acton Station
210 flats on industrial estate car park would 'devastate' nearby allotments
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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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Ealing Borough Gets Share Of Cycle Funding
New bike parking to be provided at tube stations
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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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25-Storey Skyscraper to Be 'Landmark' of Bollo Lane Project
Huge development by TfL to be made up of twelve tower blocks
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Mayor Promising More Bobbies on the Beat
Sadiq Khan says increased funding will go towards neighbourhood policing
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'Urgent Action Needed' as Bus Passenger Numbers Tumble
Decline in average speeds to below 9mph seen as major reason for decline
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Can You Take The Charity Shop Challenge?
A charity shop saves 29 tonnes from going to landfill each year
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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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Accident and Emergency Waiting Times Worst Ever
Just three in five patients seen within four hours in London
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Ticket Office Opening Hours Reduced on London Overground
Acton Central and South Acton only available early morning on weekdays
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Acton Gardens Residents Express Support for Youth Club
Unhappy about portrayal as NIMBYs in national newspaper
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Press Office Costs Up By Over A Quarter Under Sadiq Khan
Mayor urge to cut 'frivolous spending' in his final budget
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Ealing Council Should Apologise For 'Abysmal' Xmas Bin Collections
Councillor Gary Malcolm said he received huge number of complaints
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Two Year Wait Possible for Western Section of Crossrail
Local stations may not be linked up until December 2022
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Mayor To Raise Tax To Fund Police and Fire Service
2% increase planned for his portion of council tax next year
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Developer Offering Funding to Acton Community Groups
Barratt is building housing at Western Circus next to the A40
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'Unfair Competition' Claims Over Ealing Housing Association
A2 Dominion are abusing their position say local businesses
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Over 4,000 Children Homeless in Local Boroughs
Number of families in temporary accommodation up by a third over five years
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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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Acton Park To Get Street Lighting
Success following petition to ensure safety on the main path through the park
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Old Oak Development Corporation Ditches Plan to Buy Car Giant Site
Say rise in industrial land prices has rendered in uneconomic
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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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Two New Bus Routes Operational in Acton
306 and 218 services introduced with changes the 440
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Gunnersbury Park Bowling Club ‘To Be Kicked Out'
Claim made that move is prompted by project delays on sports facility
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Resident Permit Holders Urged to Appeal Fines After PCN Cancelled
Council admit system failure stopped reminders being sent out
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22-Storey Tower Block Planned Near South Acton Station
Developers want to build 210 flats on industrial estate car park
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Stories from past W3 newsletters
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 Calendar
The Aeronaut Acton Fund Raisers For The Australian Bushfires
Have a fantastic evening's entertainment while contributing to a good cause
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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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Classical Music in Acton With the Iris Axon Concert Series
Clarinetist Poppy Beddoe performing at Acton Hill Church
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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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Acton Descendants Fashioin Show Exhibition
To be held in the Rothschild Rooms at Gunnersbury Park Museum
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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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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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Discounted Lovebox Tickets Offer to Local Residents
2,000 available at half price for those in catchment area
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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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Lucian Freud 'Goldie' Sketch Sells For £50,000 At Chiswick Auctions
Artist's palette, easel and brushes sold over their estimates
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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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Mayor of Ealing Cuts Ribbon on Oaks Centre
Artwork by local children to be on display in new shopping arcade
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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
Pranzo (It's Italian for Lunch)
Make lunch Italian at Villa di Geggiano. And not just Italian - Tuscan
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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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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
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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