Share your views about Hammersmith Bridge I know how important the repairs to Hammersmith Bridge are to many of you. Up to its closure to traffic last year, it was a main connection between the north and south sides of the Thames and was used for tens of thousands of journeys every day. The bridge…

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SELF-EMPLOYMENT INCOME SUPPORT SCHEME – NEW GUIDANCE FOR PARENTS Self-employed parents who did not submit a tax return for 2018/2019, or whose trading profits in 2018/19 were less than their other income, because they were taking time to care for a new child, can now claim for the SEISS if they meet the other standard…

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People who think they may have contracted Coronavirus can get tested at a temporary pop-up testing centre in Old Deer Park, at selected dates this August. In addition to the drive-in testing centre at Twickenham Stadium, the tests are being offered to anyone who thinks they may have symptoms – not just key workers. See…

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Kew Post Office has reopened from Monday May 4th.  Opening hours will be 10.30-2.30 Monday to Friday, closed on Saturday and Sunday but with the closure of Martins it is open for newspapers on Saturday and Sunday mornings. For other local branches and to check latest information and opening times, please use the post office…

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The Prime Minister announced today that further loosening measures which were due to go live tomorrow, will now be delayed by at least a fortnight. This includes: Reopening most remaining leisure settings, including bowling, skating rinks and casinos Allowing live indoor theatre and concert performances to resume with socially distanced audiences Reopening all close contact…

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In light of the removal of parking on Kew Road adjacent to Kew Gardens and the proposal to remove all parking on Kew Road from Lion Gate Gardens south to Selwyn Avenue as well other proposed residential and other major developments in the area, the council will be consulting on parking zone arrangements for zones…

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As of next week, my newsletter’s will move from daily to bi-weekly. FACE COVERINGS MANDATORY From today, face coverings will be mandatory when shopping in England, unless you are covered by an exemption. They are required to be worn in any shops, including food shops and supermarkets, but are not required in hospitality settings, including…

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LOCAL CORONAVIRUS DATA Many of you are keen to have an update on local cases of coronavirus especially as various parts of our lives begin to return to a sense of normality. Richmond Up to 21st July, Richmond had 539 cases in total with just 2 new cases in the week leading up to it.…

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