27 August, 2021

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What's Happened in Brentford

Streetspace Measures in TW8 and TW7 To Be Made Permanent
Council disregards resident opposition to schemes

Roman Hearths and 17th Century Cellars Found at Construction Site
Artefacts recovered during dig near Brentford High Street

Hounslow 'On Standby' to Support Afghan Refugees
Looking to work with charities and voluntary agencies to handle resettlement

+ Revolting Children Wanted! +
FREE Musical Theatre Classes 3-16

Weekly Update From Councillor Guy Lambert
Back from a Greek island where the sea was not closed

Tories Announce Candidates for Osterley Ward
Party hopes Tesco/Homebase controversy can deliver them a win

Riverside Artists Group Launches River Theme Projects
Events include clay workshops in Brentford and a Whistler Walk along the Thames

+ Visit The London Transport Depot Museum This September +
A whole host of fun activities for all the family

Residents Near Heathrow Angry at Night Flight Extension
Government says current quota to remain in place for extra year

Discounted Theatre Tickets Offered by South Western Railway
Offer coincides with London Theatre Week as venues reopen

Crossrail 'On Target' To Open On Schedule
Central section to be ready by first half of next year says project boss

+ Osterley Bookshop Annual September Sale +
Visit this gem of a bookshop for half price books all month

RMT Suspends Planned Strike on the Underground
Industrial action called off after progress in talks on Night Tube grade

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

+ The Best Painters and Decorators in Brentford +
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Brentford's Discussion Forum

Join the debate about things to do with Brentford

Arthur Daley and the Brentford Backhanders

Well played Cllr Steve Curran I knew you had it in you

Mr Barlow - a teacher at St. Paul's School Brentford in the fifties

Meat Shortage

Sly and underhand, Swyncombe ave closed again

Article by Aditya Chakrabortty in today's Guardian (19/08/21)

BRS plastic collection missed again!

What's on in Brentford

What's On At Watermans Cinema This Week
Films include The Courier, I'm Your Man and Spirit Untamed

Creative Mile To Showcase Local Artists
Over 50 to be featured mile long art trail in Brentford this September

Hounslow Heritage Guide Walks Resuming
Series starts with a chance to learn about the highway men of Hounslow Heath

September Listings for Gunnersbury Park & Museum
Free exhibitions, talks and tours and the return of Little Flamingos

Jobs in Brentford

Customer Service Assistant at Tea Pigs
To handle live chat, incoming emails, calls, and talk to our customers on social media.

Dispatch Lead
Martha Brook is looking for someone to lead day-to-day order management and fulfilment at our personalised stationery company

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