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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...

Foster Books: A chapter in Chiswick’s rich history

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Stephen Foster Stephen Foster runs Foster Books, which you’ll find in the oldest shop on Chiswick High Road. Stephen will be writing regular pieces for...

Join the Devonshire Road street party in Chiswick W4 – September...

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Mike Moran in his rugby kit in 1991 Mike Moran owner of Top Hat dry cleaners is a larger-than-life character within the close-knit Devonshire Road...

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...

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...

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...

Architect Warren Hagues: Accurately passing on clients’ wishes to the builders...

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Architect Warren Hagues on the importance of accurately passing on clients’ wishes to the builders and designers. In the last issue we spoke about the...

Grove Neighbourhood Centre: Grenfell Tower

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Latest news from the Grove The Grove Neighbourhood Centre would like to send its love and sincere condolences to all those affected by the tragic...

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...

Chiswick History: William Hogarth (1697-1764)

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Chiswick is rightly proud of its association with the famous artist and engraver William Hogarth who lived in the area for 15 years. A statue...

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...

On the couch: Your First World problems sorted by our agony...

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Albi, the Local’s resident agony aunt, offers words of wisdom. True, he is a dog but that doesn’t mean Albi can’t see sense! Far...

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...

Artists at Home

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Artists at Home 2017 57 pop-up exhibitions await you across Chiswick, Hammersmith and Shepherds Bush. 71 artists will be delighted to welcome you to their...

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...

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...