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Quietly building a solid reputation

Keep Things Local GJ Clark Builders Garry Clark
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

Keep Things Local Ron Baise 92 Dental
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!

Keep Things Local Susan Harker - Pilates
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...

Architect Warren Hagues: Why it’s vital to consider how we use...

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Interior architecture forms a large portion of our design remit, especially when it comes to private residential projects. While the external appearance of a project...

The Carpet Store: This local family has you covered

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Fiona and Joe Miller Local and friendly The Carpet Store is a friendly, independent family business specialising in creating stylish and beautiful floor coverings. We offer...

Elsie Paine Part 1: Brackenbury born and bred, she reveals how...

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Elsie Paine has lived in Cardross Street for all of her 87 years. In this fascinating account of a life in Hammersmith, she reveals...

The Stonemasons Arms: Jack Davis

The Stonemasons Arms: Jack Davis
Jack Davis - General Manager Anyone driving round Hogarth Roundabout in Chiswick recently cannot have failed to notice the intense stare of a giant-sized chef...

Thor Gudmundsson and Richard Okroj: The Brackenbury Wine Rooms

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The Brackenbury Wine Rooms is the smoking hot destination where more than just the wine is red ‘Bewildered locals spotted the head of a cigarette...

Leontine Hass of Associated Studios is looking for talented locals

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Leontine Hass the founder of The Associated Studios, a West London arts academy, is on the hunt for Hammersmith & Fulham talent Tucked away on...

Stephanie Flanders: ‘I’ve been in and around this neighbourhood most of...

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Stephanie Flanders ‘I like the fact that my kids are growing up in a mixed and diverse neighbourhood’ As the BBC’s economics editor, Stephanie Flanders became...

Evolve Fitness Training: Hanif Mayet

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Hanif Mayet - Evolve Fitness Training Q. What do you like about the area? The variety of people and the energy. Q. Where does your surname, Mayet,...

Personal stylist Caroline Wolf: ‘Women typically need to juggle many more...

Personal stylists, Caroline Wolf, Personal Coach, Capsule Wardrobe
It is the unwritten rule that every successful businesswoman knows: their wardrobe must serve to emphasise their personal brand and business acumen. Rarely a...

Hammersmith Locals: Download and Share the Winter 2016 PDF

Hammersmith Locals: Download and Share the Winter 2016 PDF
Click to Download Hammersmith Locals Winter 2016 PDF Download the PDF to get in touch with locals by clicking on phone numbers, links, and email...

West London Action for Children (WLAC): Emma Flanagan – ‘We work...

West London Action for Children
Christmas is a time for families to come together and cherish one another. Spare a thought for those children and their parents who struggle,...

WLAC Charity Sponsor: Shoots & Leaves – A local business that...

Shoots & Leaves: A local business that cares about local youngsters - WLAC Charity Sponsor
Shoots and Leaves is a truly local business with 17 years’ of trading in London. It is proud to sponsor the WLAC article in...