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Helicopter Spots Man on Top of Gunnersbury Park Museum
Helicopter Spots Man on Top of Gunnersbury Park Museum

Fire Brigade called to bring intruder down safely

Woman Seriously Injured At Container Block Housing
Woman Seriously Injured At Container Block Housing

Residents provide potentially life-saving first aid after four storey fall

Churchfield Road Beautician Accused of Spying for Russia
Churchfield Road Beautician Accused of Spying for Russia

Vanya Gaberova owns the Pretty Woman salon

Witness to Fatal Park Royal Collision Sought
Witness to Fatal Park Royal Collision Sought

Police believe she may have important evidence about hit and run

Creffield Road Woman Jailed for Planning to Make Bomb
Creffield Road Woman Jailed for Planning to Make Bomb

Judge concluded Ewa Daszuta only intended to take her own life

Future of Former Wilko Store Remains Unclear
Future of Former Wilko Store Remains Unclear

Speculation continues of a possible reopening as B&M Bargains

Local Assembly Member at Risk of Being Unseated
Local Assembly Member at Risk of Being Unseated

Challenge to Dr Onkar Sahota believed to be driven by his support for ULEZ

Another Award for Acton Town Station Garden
Another Award for Acton Town Station Garden

Wins its category in TfL's annual 'In Bloom' competition

Acton Banking Hub
Acton Banking Hub 'Busiest in the Country'

An average of 140 customers a day using new facility

Prince William Visibly Moved During Acton Construction Site Visit
Prince William Visibly Moved During Acton Construction Site Visit

Heard about the high prevalence of suicide in the industry

Life on Acton
Life on Acton's 'No Hope Gardens' Estate

Shipping container housing plagued by violence, sexual harassment and drugs

RMT Announces New Strike Dates on London Underground
RMT Announces New Strike Dates on London Underground

Two days of action planned over job losses and working conditions

Ealing Borough
Ealing Borough's Educational Psychologists Vote for Industrial Action

Dispute over pay as burden of SEND assessments soars

Extended Closures Planned on Piccadilly and District Lines
Extended Closures Planned on Piccadilly and District Lines

Engineering work to hit services during the week

Thames Water Promises Review After Massive Supply Failure
Thames Water Promises Review After Massive Supply Failure

Power outage left thousands of homes and two hospitals without water

Three Men Jailed for Running Fake Drugs Factory in Acton
Three Men Jailed for Running Fake Drugs Factory in Acton

Made over £2million from counterfeit pills produced in local business park

Possible Upgrade in Store for Southfield Park Facilities
Possible Upgrade in Store for Southfield Park Facilities

W4 Youth and Rocks Lane announce partnership

Council Plans to Open Lido in Borough in
Council Plans to Open Lido in Borough in 'Next Few Years'

No location given as yet for possible site for new facility

Ealing Town Hall to Be Closed on Safety Grounds
Ealing Town Hall to Be Closed on Safety Grounds

Building to be vacated in October due to fire regulation issues

One Local School Confirmed as Having Crumbling Concrete
One Local School Confirmed as Having Crumbling Concrete

Ellen Wilkinson forced to close canteen, science block and gym

Night Time Runway Alteration to Be Paused During Maintenance
Night Time Runway Alteration to Be Paused During Maintenance

No respite during week for residents under Heathrow flight paths

Home Instead Hammersmith and Chiswick Celebrates
Home Instead Hammersmith and Chiswick Celebrates 'Outstanding' CQC Rating

An affirmation that Home Instead transcends industry norms.

Jerome Tower Slowly Decays with Just Four Flats Still Occupied
Jerome Tower Slowly Decays with Just Four Flats Still Occupied

South Acton block is due to be demolished next year

Planning Committee Set to Object to Tower North of Scrubs
Planning Committee Set to Object to Tower North of Scrubs

25 storey building would ‘change experience of key open space’

Sky News Reports of ULEZ Fraud Dismissed by TfL
Sky News Reports of ULEZ Fraud Dismissed by TfL

Claims there is no evidence that counterfeit exemptions were available

Over 500 ULEZ Camera Crimes Being Investigated
Over 500 ULEZ Camera Crimes Being Investigated

Equipment being damaged or stolen across London

Fire Brigade Issues Renewed Warning Over e-bike Fires
Fire Brigade Issues Renewed Warning Over e-bike Fires

Called out to over one hundred incidents so far this year

London Overground Lines to Be Given Own Names
London Overground Lines to Be Given Own Names

TfL to include local groups and historians in decision making process

Man Stabbed on High Street During Morning Rush Hour
Man Stabbed on High Street During Morning Rush Hour

Victim rushed to hospital with single knife wound

12-storey Dark Kitchen Tower Planned for North Acton
12-storey Dark Kitchen Tower Planned for North Acton

Building would contain 260 units with an estimated 1,200 staff

Met Boss Focuses on Mobile Phone Theft During Ealing Visit
Met Boss Focuses on Mobile Phone Theft During Ealing Visit

Over three hundred people attend briefing meeting with Sir Mark Rowley

Student Flats Plan for Site Near Bollo Lane
Student Flats Plan for Site Near Bollo Lane

Twenty storey building would contain 429 purpose built units

Man from Acton Jailed for Mowing Down Dogwalker
Man from Acton Jailed for Mowing Down Dogwalker

Family of Olivia Riley says Lazlo Dancs should spend rest of his life repenting

Huge Drug Stash Found in Acton and Chiswick Storage Units
Huge Drug Stash Found in Acton and Chiswick Storage Units

Seized cocaine had a street value of £25 million

Major Development Approved on Horn Lane
Major Development Approved on Horn Lane

Jewsons site to include 15 storey tower and 185 flats

Claim Made that Friary Park Staircase Solution Remains Unsafe
Claim Made that Friary Park Staircase Solution Remains Unsafe

Council approves new designs for some of the towers

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Dismay Over Sudden Closure of Fed & Watered
Dismay Over Sudden Closure of Fed & Watered

Churchfield Road restaurant had been rated by many as Acton's best

Urban Art - Changing The Face of Acton
Urban Art - Changing The Face of Acton

Emily Hopkins reviews the growing street art movement in W3

Acton Schoolgirl Features in Hit Netflix Series
Acton Schoolgirl Features in Hit Netflix Series

Olivia Brown plays a young witch in fantasy drama

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