Hammersmith and Fulham council leader says capital at critical moment in fight against coronavirus

The next two weeks are crucial to stop coronavirus and its potential to kill, a senior west London politician has warned. Hammersmith and Fulham council leader Stephen Cowan issued the stark warning after a London-wide emergency meeting discussing what the next steps in the capital might be.

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Self-isolating students at Royal College of Music given instruments to pass fortnight trapped in halls

Students who were quarantined in their halls of residence were given musical instruments by their university to help the two weeks go by. Fifty students self-isolated after an outbreak at the Royal College of Music’s halls in Goldhawk Road, Hammersmith, which was the first reported outbreak at a London university.

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Call for Grenfell-style cladding to be removed from all UK buildings by June 2022 – the fifth anniversary of disaster

Frustrated campaigners who lost loved ones in the Grenfell Tower disaster have ramped up their campaign to get cladding off homes throughout the UK. They are staging a waking watch – like those designed to alert people to fires – at the Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government to keep the pressure on.

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