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The West Collection in Fulham, by London Square

Demand for Fulham townhouses grows despite price tag

Developer London Square is selling 11 townhouses with a starting price of close to £4million as the property market hots up locally

Awards for Ealing grandmother who became oldest woman to sail solo around the world

Jeanne Socrates was presented with the Cruising Club of America’s Blue Water Medal
The plaudits continue for 71-year-old Jeanne Socrates who has picked up an award in the US in recognition of her achievement in circumnavigating the globe solo

Latest figures show London house prices up by an average £11k in March

A young couple study homes in an estate agents' window
The latest House Asking Price Index produced by estate agents Rightmove reveals that the price of new properties coming on to the market is now at an all time high, with outer London boroughs now surging

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The West Collection in Fulham, by London Square

Demand for Fulham townhouses grows despite price tag

Developer London Square is selling 11 townhouses with a starting price of close to £4million as the property market hots up locally

Jeanne Socrates was presented with the Cruising Club of America’s Blue Water Medal

Awards for Ealing grandmother who became oldest woman to sail solo around the world

The plaudits continue for 71-year-old Jeanne Socrates who has picked up an award in the US in recognition of her achievement in circumnavigating the globe solo

A young couple study homes in an estate agents' window

Latest figures show London house prices up by an average £11k in March

The latest House Asking Price Index produced by estate agents Rightmove reveals that the price of new properties coming on to the market is now at an all time high, with outer London boroughs now surging

Place West London: Rail links are crucial for the West London economy

Joined-up railway links into Heathrow Airport could ease the congestion in West London, argues Ross Sturley

Staff of Specsavers in Hammersmith

Business Spotlight: Hammersmith Specsavers providing 'a fantastic customer journey'

This week Rupert Basham puts Rita Francis, director of Specsavers in Hammersmith, in the spotlight

Business Spotlight: Moss Bros refit makes the store look brand new

Rupert Basham puts the questions to Jeremy Shackleton of Moss Bros in Hammersmith

Marios Athanasiou, manager of Wagama in Hammersmith

Business Spotlight: Wagamama's USP is good service in a unique setting

Rupert Basham from Hammersmith Business Improvement District (BID) speaks to Marios Athanasiou, manager of Wagamama in Hammersmith

Small businesses being crippled by 'stratospheric' rents in Notting Hill

The nation's richest council, Kensington & Chelsea, is facing calls for discounts and hardship relief to prevent shops from closing down

Owl and the Pussycat books shop shuts - is the end nigh for Ealing's independent shops?

A children's bookshop in Ealing has ceased trading after nearly 10 years – now its owners fear for the future of other independent shops in the area.

Craig Fleeton & Nikki Chilvers, who run The Dartmouth Castle pub in Hammersmith

Business Spotlight: Ever popular 'Dartmouth penne' keeps the customers flocking in

In the latest of our weekly business instalments Rupert Basham from HammersmithLondon BID props up the bar with Craig Fleeton & Nikki Chilvers, who run The Dartmouth Castle pub in Hammersmith

Stadium developers expecting final decision for Brentford FC project

The long wait for an answer to whether Brentford FC will get its much longed for new stadium is possible before the month is out.

TRAID clothes shop in King Street, Hammersmith

Eco-friendly store offers tips on up-styling second hand clothes

TRAID in Hammersmith is holding a series of late night openings with workshops for the public to make the most of second hand clothes rather than allowing them to go to landfill

Business Spotlight: Major refurbishment on the cards for Fitness First

In the latest of our weekly business instalments Rupert Basham from HammersmithLondon BID, speaks to David Ling, GM of Hammersmith health club, Fitness First.

Belushi's bar in Hammersmith

Business Spolight: Belushi's is Hammersmith's original gourmet burger restaurant

In the spotlight this week is Jasmine Moore from Belushi's bar and restaurant, 28 Hammersmith Broadway, W6 7AB

The world food market in Hounslow High Street, which closed in December 2013 after a nine-month trial

Family-run fruit and veg stall loses place on High Street after 30 years

Fruit and veg seller says losing her livelihood could cost her her home, as former customer calls her treatment 'appalling'. Councillor says decision was made with 'deep regret'

John Davis and Charlie Webster, Sky Sports News

Sky TV marks 25 years in London Borough of Hounslow

Hounslow Council has publicly thanked Sky TV for its 25 years of being based in the borough and said it has been a "valuable employer and investor".

Business Spotlight: Rush's unique selling point is its team

In the first of a regular series speaking to Hammersmith businesses, Rupert Basham chats to Georgina Ramage of Rush hairdressers, which opened at 101 King Street in November

Amy's cushion business is rolling forward nicely

Starting up your own business is tough, but when one of your customers is a Rolling Stones member, things must be going in the right direction. CAITLIN BLACK talks to Amy Webster about her hand-made cushion business.

Butcher delighted to be 100th trader to get shop front grant

Ruislip Manor butcher Ian Hallam thinks his new-look shop is a cut above the rest

Social enterprise offers creative hub for start-up businesses

Impact Hub Westminster is an exciting spring board for social enterprises just starting out. MATT OLIVER visited the nerve-centre in Piccadilly to find out more

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