Brackenbury Village

Brackenbury Village

Brackenbury Village is a residential district of west London between the Goldhawk Road, King Street, Hammersmith Grove and Ravenscourt Park.

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Hammersmith Builder: Tani Building Solutions – Built To Last

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Tool Hire and Plant Hire: Tool Chest – The Right Tools For Every Job

Neil and Ian Whatever the DIY or building project, Tool Chest will supply the tools at the best hire rates Are you contemplating some domestic DIY, but don’t want to buy the specific, and possibly costly, tools required for the…

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Hammersmith Butcher: John Stenton Family Butchers – Serving The Community

Jack and John John Stenton describes himself as ‘one of the last of a dying breed’ of local family butchers. Here he reflects on his professional life in Brackenbury Village… ‘Hammersmith is a nice place to work. I have customers…

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Support Your Local Community: Urgent Need for Monetary Donations for The Grove Neighbourhood Centre

Although the Grove Neighbourhood Centre is temporarily closed, staff and volunteers continue to work behind closed doors, keeping in touch with and supporting the elderly and single household residents in the community.

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Brackenbury Village History: Caroline MacMillan – Life in Cardross Street in 1928

The area had been open fields, orchards and market gardens until the 1850s but the arrival of the railway at Hammersmith ten years later changed all that and by 1890 the area from King Street to Goldhawk Road was completely built over.

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Brackenbury Village History: Caroline MacMillan – What’s in a street name?

Discover the history of family names and royal connections in your road. Location: Brackenbury Village, Hammersmith, London, W6

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Elsie Paine Part 2: Elsie recalls how the community pulled together during World War II and the horrors of the Blitz

In the second and final part about her life lived on Cardross Street in the heart of Brackenbury Village, Elsie Paine recalls how the community pulled together during World War II and the horrors of the Blitz

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Father Christmas goes high-tech

Speaking in a booming voice down a crackling telephone line from Lapland in the Arctic Circle, Father Christmas reveals the history of his many names, his reliance on technology and the challenges of not waking children when delivering presents Q.…