The Parklet has been shortlisted for the Healthy Streets Awards 2017

We are delighted to announce that the Parklet in Brackenbury has been shortlisted for the Best Innovation category in the Healthy Streets Awards. Cyclehoop worked with the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham to deliver the project earlier this year.  The Parklet can be visited outside Brackenburys Deli in Hammersmith and Fulham. The project was…

Panto stars announced for Jack and the Beanstalk at the Lyric

Award-winning comedian Vikki Stone returns to the Lyric Hammersmith to star in their legendary panto. This year’s production is Jack and the Beanstalk and its classic tale of misadventure as young Jack finds a magical world in the sky with both treasure and an angry giant. The Lyric – which is financially supported by Hammersmith…

‘Modern Food Court’ Feast Canteen Coming to Kings Mall

The company behind Shepherd’s Bush hotspot Pergola on the Roof, Incipio, is to launch a “modern food court” called the Feast Canteen at Kings Mall shopping centre in Hammersmith. Incipio was also behind the popular pop-up restaurants Little Feast and Market Yard in Goldhawk Road. Feast Canteen will move into the food court space at…

Want to sing? Come and join the Addison Singers!

The Addison Singers are looking for new singers for the term starting in September. The locally based Addison Singers comprises two classical choirs – an auditioned Chamber Choir and larger non-auditioned Oratorio Choir; and two jazz choirs – an auditioned Jazz Ensemble and a larger non-auditioned all-female Jazz Choir. It also offers three different singing…

Hammersmith United Charities news

Nearly 400 years after the original bequest and 155 years after the creation of the two “branches”, Hammersmith United Charities is thriving as a locally focused, community oriented charity. They operate across the eight wards in the North of the LB of Hammersmith and Fulham (our “Area of Benefit”) serving a highly diverse population of…

ICC: Irish Traditional Instrument lessons – adults and children

Music lessons will be returning on Saturday 23 September. If you have any questions about the classes feel free to ring the centre on 020 8563 8232 or e-mail info@irishculturalcentre.co.uk Tad Sargent – Guitar + bodhran Jacquelyn Hynes – Whistle + flute Michael Sweeney – Fiddle Anna McNally – Concertina Click here for registration for…

Hammersmith Schools Celebrate Great GCSE Grades

An increasing number of Hammersmith & Fulham students have achieved the most widely accepted gold standard, five or more GCSEs at grades A* to C including English and maths. According to provisional figures for 2017 from schools across the borough, the total this year was 68%, up 4% on last year. West London Free School…

W6 to have fastest broadband technology

Broadband users in Hammersmith will soon be able to access the fastest speeds yet developed – up to 330Mbps. Hammersmith has been chosen by Openreach as one of 26 places across the country where it is piloting its new ultrafast G.Fast fibre broadband technology. The plan is to roll out the cutting edge technology to…