21 August , 2020

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What's Happened in Brentford

Lifelong Love of Brentford Inspired by Game in Nazi Germany
Escape by kindertransport led to the stands at Griffin Park

Local Epidemic of Catalytic Converter Thefts
Lexus, Toyota Prius and Honda Jazz cars targeted in Brentford and Isleworth

Cyclists Injured After Colliding With Traffic Scheme Road Blocks
Concerns raised about lack of lighting of new obstacles

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Plan Submitted to Open Up Kew Bridge Archway
If approved will provide step free access along Thames Path

Isleworth and Syon GCSE Students Praised for Commitment
Continued learning even though they knew there were no exams

Frustration Growing Over Failure to Open Leisure Centres
Hounslow one of few boroughs in London that have failed to do so

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Risk of Local Lockdown if Covid-19 Cases Continue to Rise
Hounslow borough has seen London's biggest rise in cases so far this month

Weekly Update From Councillor Guy Lambert
Ideas for improving both trackside and roadside

Local MPs Welcome Government Exam Results U-turn
Rupa Huq and Ruth Cadbury say teachers should have been listened to

Appeal Made To Save Baron's Pond
Island of greenery on Popes Lane at risk due to poor drainage

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Return to Education Helped Mother Cope With Devastating Loss
Francisca Faku wanted to learn the skills to support people in her situation

Claim Made That Black A Level Students Will Still Miss Out
London Assembly members say teachers' predictions not without bias

Disruption on Public Transport in Brentford
Tube and train services hit by engineering works this weekend

Forthcoming Roadworks in Brentford
Traffic delays likely in the local area due to lane and road closures

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London's pop-up cycle lanes 'stopping disabled travel'

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News From Nearby

Chiswick: Work Set To Begin on Temporary Cycleway 9 in Chiswick
Two way cycle route to be built between Heathfield Terrace and Goldhawk Road

Ealing: Southall Broadway Ranked as Capital's Most Polluted Road
Since ULEZ implementation outer London streets now worse than city centre

Acton: Woman Charged With Murder of Her Son in Acton
Olga Freeman accused of killing ten-year-old in Cumberland Park

Putney: Huge Drug Haul After Police Stop Car in Roehampton
Two arrests as cocaine worth an estimated £400,000 found

Acton: South Acton Man's Family Stage Protest Two Years on From His Death
Winston Augustine was found hanged in his cell at Wormwood Scrubs

Shepherd's Bush: What's It Like Being On The Beat in Shepherd's Bush?
Local bobby Thomas Cooke on policing the streets during lockdown

Ealing: Motorcyclist Killed in Greenford Collision Named
Four arrests following the death of Raphael Redley on Horsenden Lane North

Ealing: National Award for Hanwell Town Teenager
Elsa Jones crowned rising star of the year in grassroots football

Shepherd's Bush: White City Pedestrian Crossings Are A Work Of Art
Murals and road markings on Wood Lane and South Africa Road by Camille Walala

Fulham: Pizza Express to Close Fulham Palace Road Branch
Restaurant opposite Charing Cross Hospital one of 73 axed nationally

Fulham: Fulham Man Jailed for Coercive Behaviour
Subjected girlfriend to 18-month campaign of abuse

Wandsworth: Coronavirus Rates in Wandsworth Increase Again
Public Health England shows figures are higher than for neighbouring boroughs

Hammersmith: Council Closes Care Homes To New Residents
Temporary measure taken due to lack of availability of tests

Wimbledon: Wimbledon's Eddie Catz Softplay Centre Will Not Re-Open
Owner has run out of funds after closure due to pandemic

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