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Rupa Huq Has Labour Party Whip Suspended
Rupa Huq Has Labour Party Whip Suspended

Ealing Central and Acton MP sanctioned for comments made about the Chancellor

Passengers Warned to Check Before Travelling on Strike Days
Passengers Warned to Check Before Travelling on Strike Days

Industrial action will hit tube and train services

Funding Available to Tackle the Causes of Crime in Ealing
Funding Available to Tackle the Causes of Crime in Ealing

Southern Co-op supporting charities working with offenders

100 Volunteers Needed to Man Covid Vaccination Sites in Ealing
100 Volunteers Needed to Man Covid Vaccination Sites in Ealing

Programme to increase community immunity ramps up in Autumn

Green Light Given for The Castle Pub Demolition
Green Light Given for The Castle Pub Demolition

462 co-living apartments to be built on site in towers up to 32 storeys high

Felix
Felix's Kitchen Gives Out its Millionth Meal

Acton-based food redistribution charity passes a major milestone

Step-free Access at Acton Town To Be Suspended
Step-free Access at Acton Town To Be Suspended

Disabled passengers advised to travel to Hammersmith and double back

Gunnersbury Triangle Estate Residents in Car Park Stand Off
Gunnersbury Triangle Estate Residents in Car Park Stand Off

Say TfL is starting work before permission granted

Huge Numbers Line the A40 to Say Farewell to The Queen
Huge Numbers Line the A40 to Say Farewell to The Queen

Cortege travels through west London on way to Buckingham Palace

Man Runs in Front of King
Man Runs in Front of King's Rolls Royce on Westway

Incident near Savoy Circus captured live on television

Gunnersbury Park Music Festival Going Ahead at Weekend
Gunnersbury Park Music Festival Going Ahead at Weekend

Council angry that organisers of Waterworks haven't cancelled

Rupa Huq Pays Tribute to Queen
Rupa Huq Pays Tribute to Queen's 'Remarkable' Life

Ealing Central and Acton MP hails the new King Charles III in parliament

Community Hub Opened in Factory Quarter
Community Hub Opened in Factory Quarter

New centre is in the Larden Road development

Council Submits Plan to Build Tall Tower in Centre of Acton
Council Submits Plan to Build Tall Tower in Centre of Acton

Development on the Steyne Estate would include 188 new flats

Councils Across London Cancel Official Meetings
Councils Across London Cancel Official Meetings

No common policy among local authorities over ongoing business

Friary Park Scheme
Friary Park Scheme 'Cannot Proceed' Due to FoI Rule Breach

Cap the Tower claims council failed to document meetings with the developer

Opposition Welcomes Ealing
Opposition Welcomes Ealing's Policy Change on Street Lighting

Policy of dimming lights to be reversed after Lib Dem campaign

Ealing Binmen Threaten to Strike Over Pay
Ealing Binmen Threaten to Strike Over Pay

Union says council has failed to offer an adequate increase

Court Hears Details of Killing of Acton Dinner Lady
Court Hears Details of Killing of Acton Dinner Lady

Daughter accused of stabbing Aziza Bennis over 30 times

TfL Wants to Build New Staff Car Park by Princes Way
TfL Wants to Build New Staff Car Park by Princes Way

To replace parking spaces lost as a result of Bollo Lane development

MP Makes Allegation of
MP Makes Allegation of 'Dirty Tactics' in ULEZ Consultation

Pro-driving group accused of orchestrating national campaign

Further Tube Strikes Likely Following TfL Deal with Government
Further Tube Strikes Likely Following TfL Deal with Government

Union fears support is conditional on cuts to pension benefits

Fire Brigade Takes Delivery of Two New River Boats
Fire Brigade Takes Delivery of Two New River Boats

'State-of-the-art' craft will fight fires and facilitate mass rescues on the Thames

ActOne
ActOne's Second Screen Fundraiser Hits Target

Reaches £150,000 in donations just ahead of deadline

Council Insists Noise Levels are Adequately Monitored
Council Insists Noise Levels are Adequately Monitored

Residents convinced decibel limits exceeded during recent concerts

Just Stop Oil Protestors Attack Local Petrol Stations
Just Stop Oil Protestors Attack Local Petrol Stations

Machines smashed on Western Avenue, Talgarth Road and on the A4

MP Criticises Fire Safety at North Acton Tower Blocks
MP Criticises Fire Safety at North Acton Tower Blocks

Single staircases for tall buildings not being allowed in other boroughs

Appeal for Witnesses to Park Royal Crash Continues
Appeal for Witnesses to Park Royal Crash Continues

Cars seen racing in the area before death of 33-year-old woman

Dorries Peerage Challenged over Acton TV Show Claims
Dorries Peerage Challenged over Acton TV Show Claims

It is alleged she fabricated statement about actors being used

Ealing Council Nearly 2,000 Homes Short of Affordable Housing Target
Ealing Council Nearly 2,000 Homes Short of Affordable Housing Target

Shortfall 'can't be met due to electricity grid constraint'

East Acton Arcade Development Decision Deferred
East Acton Arcade Development Decision Deferred

Snooker hall and shops safe pending the submission of more reports

Banking Hub Looks Set to Move into The Oaks
Banking Hub Looks Set to Move into The Oaks

Centre would offer basic banking facilities from major UK banks

Ealing Council Confirms Ward Forums to Be Axed
Ealing Council Confirms Ward Forums to Be Axed

Opposition leader claims move breaches pre-election pledge by Labour

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Time Running Out To Comment on New Friary Park Plans
Time Running Out To Comment on New Friary Park Plans

Latest scheme sees a further increase in size of development

Acton Beautician Scarred Charity Worker
Acton Beautician Scarred Charity Worker

Nara Simonyan made to pay over £50,000 in damages and costs

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Home Instead Hammersmith, Fulham & Chiswick Hosts The Virtual Dementia Tour
Home Instead Hammersmith, Fulham & Chiswick Hosts The Virtual Dementia Tour

Come along this Friday to try the experience

Descendants Organising Creative and Educational Sessions
Descendants Organising Creative and Educational Sessions

Local children join an Excel Club and learn about Black History

The Iris Axon Concert Series Continues
The Iris Axon Concert Series Continues

Joanna Kacperek and Andrew Yiangou play Chopin and some four handed duets

Free Self Defence Classes Offered for Women and Girls
Free Self Defence Classes Offered for Women and Girls

Training to be hosted in the Reynolds Sports Centre

Gunnersbury Park Museum To Feature Area
Gunnersbury Park Museum To Feature Area's Industrial Heritage

Grant obtained to run a 'Temples of Industry' project

Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Acton
Forthcoming Transport Disruption in Acton

Strikes and engineering works ahead on local tube and train services

Strong Showing for Ealing Authors at Chiswick Book Festival
Strong Showing for Ealing Authors at Chiswick Book Festival

This year's event includes sessions at ActOne and the University of West London

Roadworks Ahead in Acton
Roadworks Ahead in Acton

Traffic delays likely due to road and lane closures

Sustainable Fashion Show to Be Held at Gunnersbury Park Museum
Sustainable Fashion Show to Be Held at Gunnersbury Park Museum

Upcycled and repaired clothes and accessories to feature

Celebration of Women
Celebration of Women's Football in England Continues at Gunnersbury Park

Find out about those that paved the way for the Lionesses

Ealing Studios
Ealing Studios' Golden Years To Be Celebrated in Online Gallery

Gunnersbury Park showcasing the work of photographer Roy Gough

Actonians LFC Hosts Asylum Seekers in Friendly Tournament
Actonians LFC Hosts Asylum Seekers in Friendly Tournament

Event organised with help of Amnesty International Ealing

Questors Choir Concert Raises £1,300 for Ukraine
Questors Choir Concert Raises £1,300 for Ukraine

Concert featured mezzo-soprano Lotte Betts-Dean

Women of Acton Hosts Packed Event at ActOne Cinema
Women of Acton Hosts Packed Event at ActOne Cinema

'In Celebration Of Women' included music, poetry and calls to action

Fruit for All in North Acton Playing Fields
Fruit for All in North Acton Playing Fields

Local school children and ARTification create foraging field for the community

Katie Melua Visits Emmaus House
Katie Melua Visits Emmaus House

International pop star is making a radio series about homelessness

East Acton Platform Closure Extended Until Autumn
East Acton Platform Closure Extended Until Autumn

Condition of station worse than expected when work started

Lifestyle

NHas The Italian Plumber found a smarter way to lower those energy bills?
NHas The Italian Plumber found a smarter way to lower those energy bills?

Is it possible to save up to 40% on heating by upgrading your timer and thermostat control?

The Covent Garden Fishmongers
The Covent Garden Fishmongers

If it swims, we can supply it

New Greek Restaurant Coming To the High Street
New Greek Restaurant Coming To the High Street

Tasty Greek Souvlaki opening in former Chicking premises

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

Emily Hopkins reviews the growing street art movement in W3

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