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Rupa Huq Quizzes PM on Homes in Ealing and Acton with Unsafe Cladding
Homeowners unable to get safety validation for their tower blocks
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City Harvest Participating in the Big Give
Acton based charity provides food to the most vulnerable
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Churchill Trust to Fund Acton Street Market Initiative
John Blackmore given support to train young entrepreneurs
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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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Teen Charged in Connection With East Acton Sexual Assaults
16-year-old boy held after three incidents near Old Oak Common Lane
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Last Minute Deal Agreed That Allows Crossrail To Continue
Government to lend Greater London Authority money to cover funding shortfall
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New Urban Park Unveiled in Acton
Bollo Bridge Park is in Acton Gardens and close to Berrymede school
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Shop Local and Help Acton Businesses
Profile of Churchfield Road's ''Tea Darling"
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Plan To Redevelop Barbara Speake Stage School
Five storey block and forty flats proposed on site on East Acton Lane
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TfL Restore Support For Visually Impaired on the Tube
Physical sighted assistance to be offered to passengers in need again
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Covid Admissions at Local Hospitals No Longer Rising
Trust hoping to cut backlog of treatments at Charing Cross and Hammersmith
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Report Sheds Light on Covid Impact on Ealing's BAME Communities
Significant issues with mental health provision identified
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More LTNs Planned For The Acton Area
Council hoping to get money for them in next round of government funding
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Bogus Water Company Worker Steals Cash in Acton
Told householder on Goldsmith Close he needed access to repair leak
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Volunteers Wanted for New Covid-19 Vaccine Study
Urgent call for help with trials at Charing Cross Hospital
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Shaun Bailey Claims Big Tax Rise Needed To Fund Free Travel
Mayoral hopeful says keeping benefit for pensioners and children would be expensive
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Headcount Reduced and Climate Change Policies Slashed at City Hall
Mayor forced to make drastic cuts due to 'unprecedented' fall in tax revenue
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Ealing Council Makes Massive Loan To In-house Development Firm
Largest financial commitment ever made by the authority
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Ealing Council and Government Excluding Residents From Planning Process
Cllr Gary Busuttil says they need to be more transparent
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Change at Transport in Ealing Council Cabinet Reshuffle
Mik Sabiers switched to housing replaced by Jasbir Anand
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MP Suggests Decisions on LTNs Be Made By Local Vote
Rupa Huq leads House of Commons debate on traffic measures
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70% of Ealing Borough Schools Have Had Covid Cases
264 staff and children have tested positive for the virus
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Hammersmith Hospital ICU Staff Forced To Self-Isolate
Exposed to patients with non-Covid illnesses who later tested positive
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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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What The TfL Emergency Deal Means For Londoners
Transport Network gets funding for six months but with conditions
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Backlash Against Grassroots Sport Restrictions Grows
Campaigners say move aiming to limit spread of virus is senseless and harmful
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Attempt To Oust Gunnersbury Bowls Club Set To Fail
Council planners again rule that case not made for its eviction
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Two Suspected Drug Dealers Arrested Near Old Oak Road
Detained after moped pillion passenger spotted without helmet
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Food Vouchers for Every Ealing Child on Free School Meals
£15 worth to be given out to cover the autumn half term
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Council Boss Blames Govt & Residents for High Covid Rate
Ealing has highest level due to test and trace and household mixing says Julian Bell
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Man Stopped on Westway with £100,000 Worth of Drugs
Ashley Marshall caught after being spotted driving erratically
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Double Vote Challenge to Ealing Council Fails
Julian Bell survives no confidence motion and call to suspend LTNs
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Youth Jailed for Carrying 'Rambo Knife'
Arrested on Acton Vale during what is believed to have been a drug deal
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New Proposals For Massive Old Oak Development
25,000 homes planned but scheme lacks cash and doesn’t own land
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Local MPs Want More Support For Residents and Business
Also call for 'circuit breaker' saying Tier 2 restrictions not sufficient
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Poundland Plans Halloween Opening in Acton
Store set to start in Oaks Shopping Centre at the end of the month
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Ealing Council Budget Shortfall Expected To Be £28 million
Says government must keep its pledge to cover pandemic costs
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Council Blocks Gunnersbury Park Car Park Plan
Says ANPR enforcement scheme 'too obtrusive' for heritage site
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Renault Showroom on Western Avenue To Become Data Centre
Company with security service connections taking over site
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Hammersmith Hospital Nurse Has Message for Covid-19 Sceptics
Mina Long-John wishes conspiracy theorists could be shown the reality
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More Delays To Local Crossrail Station Completion
Ealing Broadway, Acton Mainline, Southall and West Ealing now set to open in 2021
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Application Made For Judicial Review Into Acton LTN
One of four schemes in the borough that campaigners say are illegal
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TSB To Close Acton High Street Branch
One of 164 to be shut across its network nationally
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New Acton Post Office Plans Being Discussed
Management tells Rupa Huq MP that negotiations are ongoing
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Stories from past W3 newsletters
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The Upper Scale Ltd
Finest quality of fish delivered to your door.
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Stability In The Face Of Uncertainty
Falcons Pre-Preparatory School for Boys
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Chiswick and Bedford Park Preparatory School
Inspiring young minds
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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 Media Man To Judge Film Festival
New online film competition announces jury members
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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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Film Star Chosen As Black History Month Local Hero
Earl Cameron's 50 year acting career included a key role in a James Bond film
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Southfield Councillors' Face to Face Surgeries Cancelled
But ward representatives say they are still here to help during lockdown
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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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A Remembrance Sunday Like None Before It
Local boroughs choosing to mark the day in different ways
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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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Ealing Writers Light Up Chiswick Book Festival
Strong representation of local authors in the event’s programme
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Rupa Huq MP Lends a Hand at Barons Pond
Forgotten space near Gunnersbury Park on course to be restored to former glory
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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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Musical Festivals on Wormwood Scrubs Could Fund New Arena
Three options being considered for future of Linford Christie Stadium
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Drive-In Cinema Event Planned at Twyford Avenue Sports Ground
Sixteen evening showings plus one live performance scheduled
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Volunteer Drive at Acton Gardens Community Centre
Interested in taking up an exciting and rewarding role
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Half Marathon Run Raises Three Times What Was Hoped For
Richard Burke inspired to support the Wormwood Scrubs Pony Centre
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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
Covent Garden Fishmongers
If it swims, we can supply it
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We Have Exciting News To Share With You!
Discover Classic Deli Online Gourmet Shop for you to Cook like a Chef at home!
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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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"You Need A Holiday", She Said
The Italian Plumber takes the plunge... or does he?
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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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Vue Acton Cinema Closed Permanently
Not given new lease as owner wants to redevelop the site
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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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Gunnersbury Park Signals Intent To Remove Bowls Club
Says their priority is to repurpose site for Putt in the Park
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Acton Street Dancers Through To European Championships
Can you support these local talented youngsters?
 Property
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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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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Red Block Rebels Release Video on Ealing's 'Development Free-for-all'
Short film shows the 181 tower blocks of up to 55 storeys built or planned
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Another 336 Homes Approved in Acton Gardens Development
Eighth phase will include apartments, maisonettes and houses
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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
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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Opposition Continues to Grow to Horn Lane Cement Plant
Residents believe plan unacceptable due to pollution and traffic
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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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Fix My Acton Street
Report problems such as potholes and uncollected rubbish in your local area
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