5 March , 2021

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What's Happened in Brentford

Churchill House Development Plan Submitted
74 flats in buildings up to seven storeys high proposed on Windmill Road

Rare Black Fox Spotted in Isleworth
Around one in a thousand of the UK's population is this colour

Friends of Boston Manor Park Set To Depart
Fraught relationship with council makes future presence in park uncertain

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Anger in Isleworth Over Flooding From River
Thames Water accused of failing to clear up after collapse of wall at Mogden

Weekly Update From Councillor Guy Lambert
In praise, selectively, of flyposting and graffiti on Sunley Island

Brentford Business Hit By Recurring Fly Tipping
Commercial rubbish dumped twice in car park on The Ham

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Selling every third property in Brentford for the last three years

London Bike Hub Sets Up Shop in Brentford
Provider of all things for bicycles now has premises on the High Street

Fractious Council Meeting Plagued By Tech Issues
Councillors clash bitterly over allowances and bullying allegations

Brentford Developments in the Pipeline
What is happening with major schemes in the area as of March

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Council Meeting Approves Councillors' Huge Allowance Rise
Opposition leader pledges to give increase to charity as move branded a 'disgrace'

Parking Time Limit Waived During Bus Strike
No maximum wait in on-street bays in Hounslow borough

Thames Being Hit By 'Plastic Pandemic'
Number of discarded coffee cups in river doubles during lockdown

+ Brentford Through Time by Gillian Clegg +
This book attempts to convey something of the flavour of the gritty old town

Skylark May Disappear from Richmond Park
Urgent action needed due to nests being disturbed by increased footfall

Garden Bridge Cost Exceeded Total Spent on Bridges Over a Decade
TfL facing significantly increased maintenance expense over next ten years

Increase in Bus, Tube and Tram Fares Comes into Effect
Sadiq Khan says the rise was forced on him by the government

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90% of Cars in Central London ULEZ Compliant
Mayor urged to take action to tackle particulate pollution hot spots

Over 100,000 Londoners Estimated to Have Long Covid
Report says plan needed to support those with prolonged symptoms

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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Brentford's Discussion Forum

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Boston Manor's Trees - are you concerned?

Putt in the Park planning application was refused

Isleworth wildlife

Local gardener

It's another world!

A Draft Vision for Brentford Town Centre

Homeless guy under the A4 Flyover: RIP

Hounslow Council Issuing Park Anywhere Permits for Estate Agents

What's on in Brentford

Greek Myths To Be Staged Online for Children
Watermans presenting a series of four shows with puppetry

Watermans Closes Until Further Notice
Arts centre unable to operate under Tier 3 restrictions

Jobs in Brentford

House Guides at Syon Park
Applicants with an interest in history, history of art and visitor services to train as one of our specialist House Guides.

Experienced Roofer and Labourer needed at McDonalds Roofing
For work all over London Must be willing to travel. Good working conditions and salary.

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