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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...

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

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Working as a sports massage therapist for many years, I have treated a range of conditions for clients whether the pain and concern was...

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...

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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...

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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...

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Shoots and Leaves is a truly local business with 17 years’ of trading in London. It is proud to sponsor the WLAC article in...

Brackenbury Natural Health Clinic: Meet the Aromatherapists – Makeda Hemans and...

Brackenbury Natural Health Clinic: Meet the Aromatherapists - Makeda Hemans and Olivia Inge
  In aromatherapy essential oils are used in conjunction with a unique and special massage to rebalance the nervous sytem and the metabolism of the...

Thatched House: Find out how far the Thatched House will go...

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As the manager of The Thatched House in Ravenscourt Park, Ashanti May prides herself on ensuring the pub feels home from home. Anyone having walked...

The Andover Arms: On Christmas Day many locals have their lunch...

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It is a well known fact within the catering trade that a pub that books lots of taxis around closing time is doing something...

Bradley Cahoon: Local handyman and Mr Fixit Bradley Cahoon tells us...

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Word of mouth from happy customers ensures the odd jobs keep coming for Brad. Known for his distinctive bright floral shirts and pork pie hat,...

Chartered Practice Architects: Warren Hagues – ‘We’d like to be in...

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One phrase that residential architects sometimes hear is; ‘We’d like to be in by Christmas’, or another such occasion. There’s a lot of work to...

Grove Neighbourhood Centre: Kim Benson

Grove Neighbourhood Centre: Kim Benson
He has worked as a civil servant in the Department of Trade & Industry and been a menswear salesman at Liberty. But in recent...

Artist Rennie Pilgrem: ‘A lot of artists seem to be waiting...

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To some, he’s the DJ/producer godfather of Nu Skool Breaks, a style of drum ‘n’ bass dance music that gripped the club scene in...

Alexander Barbers HQ: Stav’s Style Tips for Autumn

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Big Reggie, and Stavros Christoudolakis - Barber Unlike Big Reggie, my French Bulldog (above left!)and the beautiful official mascot for Alexander Barbers HQ, us chaps...