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BEM Hair House: A cut above the rest

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Blerian and Emanuela High quality barbering for men, creative and classic styling for women, plus friendly customer service make for perfect hair care at BEM...

The Kitchen & Loft Company: A Business Built on Excellence

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Jason Briggs The Kitchen & Loft Company is celebrating a decade in business. From loft conversions to kitchen extensions and full house renovations, Jason Briggs...

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...

Ozmas Decorating: The Perfect Finish

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Georgie Knight Whatever the size and scope of the job, Georgie Knight of Ozmas Decorating is the ultimate painting and decorating professional Among her many happy...

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...

The Carpetstore: Red Carpet Treatment

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Fiona and Joe Miller Whether you want an Axminster or a shagpile, man-made fibres or wool, Joe and Fiona Miller will help you choose the...

Top Hat celebrates 50 years of award-winning dry cleaning

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Mike Moran, centre, receives his LCN award from actor Shaun Williamson, right Devonshire Road stalwart Mike Moran has plenty of reasons to be celebrating as...

The Italians: Just like mamma would make

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Manager Massimo Lopez The Italians on Chiswick High Road brings an authentic slice of Italy to your doorstep. Fresh produce is delivered direct from suppliers in...

History of Hammersmith Grove

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If you think Hammersmith has never seen so much building development, local residents felt the same way more than 150 years ago... Hammersmith Grove is...

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...

Guide to kitchen cool

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They’re modern or traditional, sleek, sexy and desirable. Who wouldn’t want a bespoke West London Kitchen? A new kitchen is what many people dream of,...

Raise a glass to summer rosés, says wine expert Thor Gudmundsson

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A June heatwave gets your hopes up so in this issue we’re focusing on wines to make the most of the summer and early...

Property expert Matt Goslett: Why Chiswick homes are hot right now

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Matt Goslett is an independent residential property expert, helping clients find their ideal home. He knows the London property market inside out but it’s...

Get the BBQ sizzling with John Stenton’s speciality meaty treats

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Get the BBQ sizzling with John Stenton’s speciality meaty treats – piri piri chicken, delicious Stenton burgers, homemade sausages and the famous ‘Man Chop’. John...

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...

Shoots & Leaves: Spring is a time for remedial works to...

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There is something very special about a walled garden and if you’re lucky enough to have one it could well date back to the...

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...