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The Brackenbury Wine Rooms: The Best of British

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Thor Gudmundsson Wine expert Thor Gudmundsson explains why still wines are a challenge to produce in the UK British producers have been getting some fantastic results...

Collins Motors: It’s a Family Affair

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John Collins Three generations of the Collins family has been running Hammersmith’s go-to garage for almost four decades Chances are, if you’ve had your car repaired,...

Movement For Life: Moving On Up!

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Susan Harker If you learn to move well and understand your body, the effects can be dramatic and life-enhancing. Susan Harker explains... Specialising in corrective exercise...

The Andover Arms: A Home Away From Home

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Chintan and Suraya Informal, comfortable and traditional, The Andover Arms in Brackenbury Village is a hidden gem You may have to search quite hard to find...

Chartered Practice Architects: Designed to Last

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Warren Hagues Architect Warren Hagues discusses the importance of designing homes that work now and in the future When designing new housing it’s important to keep...

Swallow Coffee Shop: Cafe Culture

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Matt Parkes Goldhawk Road’s first speciality coffee shop is open for business ‘We’ve been open eight weeks and I took my first day off yesterday.’ Matt...

Flynn’s Pub & Townhouse: A New Era Dawns

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James Fitzgerald With highly-rated accommodation and an imminent refurbishment, Flynn’s Pub & Townhouse is a business transformed... You could say that James Fitzgerald, the tenant of...

Hammersmith Locals: Download and Share the Summer 2017 PDF

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CLICK ON A LINK BELOW TO DOWNLOAD A PDF Welcome you to our summer issues: Hammersmith Locals Summer 2017 Chiswick Locals Summer 2017 AUTUMN AND WINTER ISSUES OF...

Chiswick Locals: Download and Share the Summer 2017 PDF

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CLICK ON A LINK BELOW TO DOWNLOAD A PDF Chiswick Locals Summer 2017 Hammersmith Locals Summer 2017 Hammersmith Locals Spring 2017 Hammersmith Locals Winter 2016 Hammersmith Locals Autumn 2016 Hammersmith...

Helping children to read for pleasure gives them enormous advantages in...

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Some of Doorstep Library’s group of volunteers DOORSTEP LIBRARY - Helping children to read for pleasure gives them enormous advantages in the future. Weaving their way...

TIPS & TALES Fresh from the barber shop with Stav the...

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When the going gets hot it’s time for a crop... Flaming June! For a few days it was finally hot enough to complain about how...

The Carpet Store’s Joe Miller wages war on carpet moths!

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Joe and Fiona Miller. This local family has you covered. The battle is on. Joe’s enemy is small, aggressive and a threat to us all....

Quietly building a solid reputation

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Tucked away in Hammersmith’s Brackenbury Village is a Victorian corner shop that is currently being extended, updated and transformed into a family home by...

Mark Tremlett co-founder of Naturalmat brings a good night’s sleep to...

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SHEEP RETURN TO W6! Only 100 years ago sheep passed Goldhawk Road, stopping over at Shepherd’s Bush Green, before going on to Smithfield. They would...

Filling a gap in the world of dentistry

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For 32 years dentist Ron Baise has run a successful surgery in Hammersmith. He describes his career and shares tips for making your dental...

Look, move and feel better!

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The key to good posture, core strength and flexibility lies in an understanding of how our bodies move, says Susan Harker. Brook Green resident Susan...

Local painter and decorator Georgina Knight hopes to make her company...

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Known as a perfectionist who works fast and leaves your home spotless at the end of each day, Georgina Knight, with her 20 years’...

Victor Wild of Wild & Sons talks Fast and Furiously about...

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  Live the American dream. Victor Wild builds classic American cars, hot rods and rat rods for West London residents. On a quiet Hammersmith street, residents...

Aska Mucha – Insight Sports Massage: Don’t allow your pain to...

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‘Don’t allow your pain to limit you living life to the fullest any longer. Corrective exercise will help you lead an enjoyable and rewarding...

Cerys Matthews talks about The Good Life Experience festival

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Cerys Matthews ‘The Good Life Experience is about reconnecting with nature and acknowledging the joys of the simpler things in life’ As the front woman for...

Hammersmith Locals: Download and Share the Spring 2017 PDF

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HAMMERSMITH LOCALS PDF DOWNLOADS Hammersmith Locals Spring 2017 Hammersmith Locals Winter 2016 Hammersmith Locals Autumn 2016 Hammersmith Locals Summer 2016 Hammersmith Locals Spring 2016 Would you like to be featured in...

West London Action for Children celebrate 100 years

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Centenary 1917-2017: How you can help this historic children’s charity celebrate 100 years of fund-raising and its vital support for local families West London Action...

Thor Gudmundsson tells us why natural wines are a sign of...

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Natural winemaking is now a badge of quality craftsmanship in the vineyards and winery as natural wines respect the environment and the consumer. Natural...

TIPS & TALES Fresh from the barber shop with Stav the...

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Stav and shop mascot Big Reggie TIPS & TALES Fresh from the barber shop... with Stav the Barber Bravo gentlemen, give yourselves a pat on the...

The Flying Yogi: Kasia Poremna tells us why she is passionate...

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The Flying Yogi is a boutique yoga and Pilates studio that recently landed on Goldhawk Road. Owner and local resident Kasia Poremna tells us...

Hammersmith & Fulham Award-winning café: Rafaello Café

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As the manager of Café Rafaello in Ravenscourt Park, Jerry Pawlowicz takes pride in having won the Best Cafe award in Hammersmith & Fulham...

Wellêtre – The Bowen Technique: Corinne Denham is here to help

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Do you suffer from any of the following? Backache, neck and shoulder pain, sciatica, hayfever... If so, Corinne can help. Local mum of two (a 10 year...

Dog of the month – interview: Albi

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After a life globetrotting with his owner Lavinia von Schneider, Albi the Staffordshire (right) is a permanent fixture of Brackenbury Village. Reporter Rufus Barclay...

Brackenbury Natural Health Clinic: Meet the Nutritionists – Lowri Turner and...

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Meet the Nutritionists Lowri Turner ‘Having struggled with weight in my teens and 20s, I know what it’s like to feel that your weight and eating...

Don’t wait till Christmas to get that custom or classic bike...

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Don’t wait till Christmas to get that custom or classic bike you have always dreamed of Victor Wild, 24, father of two and owner of...