What happened in Chiswick during December 2002

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Nat West respond to Chiswick ATM crime epidemic
Bank to install CCTV coverage of High Street machine as number of incidents increases dramatically

Primary School test results out
Decline in results seen as an aberration as closure of Hogarth school impacts pass rate for other local schools

Chiswick property price - steep decline in November
Average house in Chiswick now worth over £400,000 according to land registry numbers but latest figures from hometrack suggest downturn has started

"Son of Tower" Rejected
Council Development committee rejects revised plans for 28 storey office block over Gunnersbury station

Watchdog raps Chiswick estate agent for misleading claims
Complaints against Foxton's upheld by the Advertising Standards Authority

Former Chiswick estate agent murdered family
The extraordinary tale of John Allen's life of crime and deception came to an end this week as he was convicted of murdering his wife and two children

South West still the worst
Latest figures from the SRA shows local train service at bottom of the league

No elected Mayor for Chiswick residents in Ealing borough
Electorate opt to stick with the old system in low turnout

Local Councils are fair at best
Ealing rated as "weak" by the Audit Commission with Hounslow achieving a "fair" rating. Ealing fails in its attempt to get a gagging order preventing publication of the report which it claims was unfairly amended before the final draft

Advent goes on-line
Twenty four children from St Michael & All Angels church, Bedford Park, have helped to create an online Advent Calendar as part of its Christmas Appeal.

Chiswick Lane/Chiswick High Road junction
LB Hounslow's Head of Transport Chris Calvi-Freeman announces the results of a review of this controversial junction

West Chiswick CPZ
Details of the planned controlled parking zone in West Chiswick in the public notice for the scheme

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