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Rupa Huq Quizzes PM on Homes in Ealing and Acton with Unsafe Cladding
Rupa Huq Quizzes PM on Homes in Ealing and Acton with Unsafe Cladding

Homeowners unable to get safety validation for their tower blocks

Teen Arrested in Connection With East Acton Sexual Assaults
Teen Arrested in Connection With East Acton Sexual Assaults

16-year-old boy held after three incidents near Old Oak Common Lane

Last Minute Deal Agreed That Allows Crossrail To Continue
Last Minute Deal Agreed That Allows Crossrail To Continue

Government to lend Greater London Authority money to cover funding shortfall

All Systems Go For Acton
All Systems Go For Acton's New Cinema

Acton Arts Project gets green light and films could be screened in January

New Urban Park Unveiled in Acton
New Urban Park Unveiled in Acton

Bollo Bridge Park is in Acton Gardens and close to Berrymede school

Shop Local and Help Acton Businesses
Shop Local and Help Acton Businesses

Profile of Churchfield Road's ''Tea Darling"

Plan To Redevelop Barbara Speake Stage School
Plan To Redevelop Barbara Speake Stage School

Five storey block and forty flats proposed on site on East Acton Lane

TfL Restore Support For Visually Impaired on the Tube
TfL Restore Support For Visually Impaired on the Tube

Physical sighted assistance to be offered to passengers in need again

Covid Admissions at Local Hospitals No Longer Rising
Covid Admissions at Local Hospitals No Longer Rising

Trust hoping to cut backlog of treatments at Charing Cross and Hammersmith

Report Sheds Light on Covid Impact on Ealing
Report Sheds Light on Covid Impact on Ealing's BAME Communities

Significant issues with mental health provision identified

Sadiq Khan Says London Should Be Put In Tier 2 Lockdown
Sadiq Khan Says London Should Be Put In Tier 2 Lockdown

Any higher level of restriction would be 'hammer blow' to capital's economy

More LTNs Planned For The Acton Area
More LTNs Planned For The Acton Area

Council hoping to get money for them in next round of government funding

Bogus Water Company Worker Steals Cash in Acton
Bogus Water Company Worker Steals Cash in Acton

Told householder on Goldsmith Close he needed access to repair leak

Volunteers Wanted for New Covid-19 Vaccine Study
Volunteers Wanted for New Covid-19 Vaccine Study

Urgent call for help with trials at Charing Cross Hospital

Shaun Bailey Claims Big Tax Rise Needed To Fund Free Travel
Shaun Bailey Claims Big Tax Rise Needed To Fund Free Travel

Mayoral hopeful says keeping benefit for pensioners and children would be expensive

Headcount Reduced and Climate Change Policies Slashed at City Hall
Headcount Reduced and Climate Change Policies Slashed at City Hall

Mayor forced to make drastic cuts due to 'unprecedented' fall in tax revenue

Ealing Council Makes Massive Loan To In-house Development Firm
Ealing Council Makes Massive Loan To In-house Development Firm

Largest financial commitment ever made by the authority

Ealing Council and Government Excluding Residents From Planning Process
Ealing Council and Government Excluding Residents From Planning Process

Cllr Gary Busuttil says they need to be more transparent

Change at Transport in Ealing Council Cabinet Reshuffle
Change at Transport in Ealing Council Cabinet Reshuffle

Mik Sabiers switched to housing replaced by Jasbir Anand

Survey Shows 25% of Londoners Don
Survey Shows 25% of Londoners Don't Want Covid Vaccine

Most get their news from YouTube rather than traditional sources

Local Services Closing in Ealing Borough Due to Lockdown
Local Services Closing in Ealing Borough Due to Lockdown

Leisure centres, museums and libraries among facilities shut until December

Mayor Welcomes Biden Win After Series of Spats with Trump
Mayor Welcomes Biden Win After Series of Spats with Trump

Sadiq Khan tells President Elect that London looks forward to working with him

MP Suggests Decisions on LTNs Be Made By Local Vote
MP Suggests Decisions on LTNs Be Made By Local Vote

Rupa Huq leads House of Commons debate on traffic measures

Southfield Councillors
Southfield Councillors' Face to Face Surgeries Cancelled

But ward representatives say they are still here to help during lockdown

70% of Ealing Borough Schools Have Had Covid Cases
70% of Ealing Borough Schools Have Had Covid Cases

264 staff and children have tested positive for the virus

Hammersmith Hospital ICU Staff Forced To Self-Isolate
Hammersmith Hospital ICU Staff Forced To Self-Isolate

Exposed to patients with non-Covid illnesses who later tested positive

Council Approves 36 Storey Skyscraper in Acton
Council Approves 36 Storey Skyscraper in Acton

The Portal on Wales Farm Road will contain 350 flats

What The TfL Emergency Deal Means For Londoners
What The TfL Emergency Deal Means For Londoners

Transport Network gets funding for six months but with conditions

Backlash Against Grassroots Sport Restrictions Grows
Backlash Against Grassroots Sport Restrictions Grows

Campaigners say move aiming to limit spread of virus is senseless and harmful

Attempt To Oust Gunnersbury Bowls Club Set To Fail
Attempt To Oust Gunnersbury Bowls Club Set To Fail

Council planners again rule that case not made for its eviction

Two Suspected Drug Dealers Arrested Near Old Oak Road
Two Suspected Drug Dealers Arrested Near Old Oak Road

Detained after moped pillion passenger spotted without helmet

Food Vouchers for Every Ealing Child on Free School Meals
Food Vouchers for Every Ealing Child on Free School Meals

£15 worth to be given out to cover the autumn half term

Council Boss Blames Govt & Residents for High Covid Rate
Council Boss Blames Govt & Residents for High Covid Rate

Ealing has highest level due to test and trace and household mixing says Julian Bell

Man Stopped on Westway with £100,000 Worth of Drugs
Man Stopped on Westway with £100,000 Worth of Drugs

Ashley Marshall caught after being spotted driving erratically

Double Vote Challenge to Ealing Council Fails
Double Vote Challenge to Ealing Council Fails

Julian Bell survives no confidence motion and call to suspend LTNs

Youth Jailed for Carrying
Youth Jailed for Carrying 'Rambo Knife'

Arrested on Acton Vale during what is believed to have been a drug deal

New Proposals For Massive Old Oak Development
New Proposals For Massive Old Oak Development

25,000 homes planned but scheme lacks cash and doesn’t own land

Local MPs Want More Support For Residents and Business
Local MPs Want More Support For Residents and Business

Also call for 'circuit breaker' saying Tier 2 restrictions not sufficient

Poundland Plans Halloween Opening in Acton
Poundland Plans Halloween Opening in Acton

Store set to start in Oaks Shopping Centre at the end of the month

Ealing Council Budget Shortfall Expected To Be £28 million
Ealing Council Budget Shortfall Expected To Be £28 million

Says government must keep its pledge to cover pandemic costs

Council Blocks Gunnersbury Park Car Park Plan
Council Blocks Gunnersbury Park Car Park Plan

Says ANPR enforcement scheme 'too obtrusive' for heritage site

Renault Showroom on Western Avenue To Become Data Centre
Renault Showroom on Western Avenue To Become Data Centre

Company with security service connections taking over site

Rupa Huq Persuades Government To Assess Vitamin D Benefits
Rupa Huq Persuades Government To Assess Vitamin D Benefits

Convinces Matt Hancock it may be effective in combatting Covid-19

Hammersmith Hospital Nurse Has Message for Covid-19 Sceptics
Hammersmith Hospital Nurse Has Message for Covid-19 Sceptics

Mina Long-John wishes conspiracy theorists could be shown the reality

More Delays To Local Crossrail Station Completion
More Delays To Local Crossrail Station Completion

Ealing Broadway, Acton Mainline, Southall and West Ealing now set to open in 2021

Application Made For Judicial Review Into Acton LTN
Application Made For Judicial Review Into Acton LTN

One of four schemes in the borough that campaigners say are illegal

Walk-Through Covid-19 Test Centre Set Up in Acton
Walk-Through Covid-19 Test Centre Set Up in Acton

Pre-booked testing available for people showing symptoms of the virus

TSB To Close Acton High Street Branch
TSB To Close Acton High Street Branch

One of 164 to be shut across its network nationally

Local Man Charged With Acton Rape and Assault
Local Man Charged With Acton Rape and Assault

41-year-old woman was attacked on Brouncker Road

New Acton Post Office Plans Being Discussed
New Acton Post Office Plans Being Discussed

Management tells Rupa Huq MP that negotiations are ongoing

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"You Need A Holiday", She Said

The Italian Plumber takes the plunge... or does he?

Acton Councillor Turns Lockdown Chef
Acton Councillor Turns Lockdown Chef

Liberal Democrat Gary Malcolm shares cost cutting recipes

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

Emily Hopkins reviews the growing street art movement in W3

Vue Acton Cinema Closed Permanently
Vue Acton Cinema Closed Permanently

Not given new lease as owner wants to redevelop the site

Acton-based Firm Hailed For Producing Virus-killing Aprons
Acton-based Firm Hailed For Producing Virus-killing Aprons

Fashionizer forced to adapt when lockdown hit their uniform design business

Gunnersbury Park Signals Intent To Remove Bowls Club
Gunnersbury Park Signals Intent To Remove Bowls Club

Says their priority is to repurpose site for Putt in the Park

Acton Street Dancers Through To European Championships
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
People Want To Be Heard on Bollo Lane Ten Towers Scheme

Cllr Gary Malcolm says his constituents believe planning process is a sham

Massive Development Planned at Ealing Common Depot
Massive Development Planned at Ealing Common Depot

TfL says Ealing Council have agreed 800 flats could be built on the site

Red Block Rebels Release Video on Ealing
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

Another 336 Homes Approved in Acton Gardens Development
Another 336 Homes Approved in Acton Gardens Development

Eighth phase will include apartments, maisonettes and houses

Acton Property Market Was Performing Well Prior to Lockdown
Acton Property Market Was Performing Well Prior to Lockdown

Estate agents now 'shell-shocked and confused' about what lies ahead

Who
Who's Going To Buy All The Flats Being Built In Acton?

Concerns raised about there being sufficient demand to absorb huge supply

55 Storey Skyscraper Approved for North Acton
55 Storey Skyscraper Approved for North Acton

MP blasts 'presumption to build' after Portal Way tower blocks get go-ahead

Objections Grow To 22-Storey Tower Near South Acton Station
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
Acton Gardens Community Centre's Response to Covid-19

Just a year after opening centre became vital in bringing the area together

Acton Residents Fearful After Spate of Brake Tampering
Acton Residents Fearful After Spate of Brake Tampering

Cars in Poet's Corner cul-de-sac subject to dangerous criminal damage

Residents Groups Unconvinced By Ealing
Residents Groups Unconvinced By Ealing's New Planning Policy

Consultation period extended but guidance on methods of informing residents ignored

Acton Community Support
Acton Community Support

Groups available throughout W3 helping out during the lockdown

Acton Homeless Concern Helping Those In Hardship
Acton Homeless Concern Helping Those In Hardship

A takeaway meal service available once a week thanks to community donations

Opposition Continues to Grow to Horn Lane Cement Plant
Opposition Continues to Grow to Horn Lane Cement Plant

Residents believe plan unacceptable due to pollution and traffic

South Acton Working Men
South Acton Working Men's Club Set To Close

Acton Gardens developers taking over building next year

Putting Acton On The Map
Putting Acton On The Map

A local resident tells Ealing to wake up - W3 is about to get 'extremely interesting'

Soapsud Island
Soapsud Island's Dirty Secrets Revealed

New book uncovers the harsh conditions in local laundries of the last century

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