Council debate on Heathrow tomorrow (13th)

The H&F Commission on Airport Expansion (HFCAE), comprised of residents with the backing of H&F Council, reviewed the shortlisted options for increasing airport capacity proposed by the Airports Commission’s final consultation. Its draft response will be heard by H&F’s Community Safety, Environment and Residents’ Services Policy and Accountability Committee, when it meets at the town…

SAY NO TO HEATHROW EXTENSION

There is only a short time left for comments (we have complained to the Davies Commission about the short time for the consultation). But people only need to say a bit as we’re trying to gauge strength of feeling, eg mention the following facts New flightpath over the middle of Hammersmith An increase in Heathrow…

Residents’ Group Looks into Local Impact of Heathrow Expansion

Submissions invited to H&F Commission before public meeting in December A group of dedicated local residents has been tasked with investigating the possible impact of Heathrow Airport expansion on Hammersmith & Fulham. Expected increases in noise and pollution will be among the issues looked at by the H&F Commission, which was established by H&F Council…

Recycling – How Green Are You?

by David Broad I have always wondered what happens to those waste bags that are so noisily collected at 6 am; and thanking my lucky stars I live in Hammersmith and don’t have to sort everything into six different waste categories as I would have to in some other boroughs. How is it we can…

SOH Rally and Party for NHS 66th Anniversary – 5 July

Residents are invited to join campaigners fighting to stop local hospitals being downgraded and losing their “blue-light” A&E departments are holding a combined rally and party celebrating the 66th anniversary of the NHS on July 5. The event will begin at 2pm in Fulham Palace Road outside Charing Cross Hospital and will continue with a…

Save our Hospitals – Petition

Information from the Save our Hospitals website Reorganisation of the NHS is leading to damaging changes in healthcare in Hammersmith & Fulham. Our borough’s population is rising and demand is increasing. Yet, under the planned changes, access to local emergency care will be drastically reduced. Charing Cross hospital as we know it will be no longer.…

New Proposal for Charing Cross Hospital

Here is the information guide for the new proposals for Charing Cross Hospital from the H & F Clinical Commissioning Group Charing Cross new proposal information guide. This proposal is supported by our local council. See more information about this on the website www.hammersmithfulhamccg.nhs.uk/

Heathrow 3rd Runway Consultation Branded a ‘PR exercise’

The following notice is from Hacan Clear Skies – 30 January 2014. Heathrow Airport’s decision to embark on a six week consultation on its proposal for a third runway has been branded ‘nothing more than a PR exercise’ by local campaigners. During the consultation, due to start on 3rd February, Heathrow will seek views from…