Friday, 28 July 2017

2017-0728 - Askew Business Network Update

Dear All

From our friends at the Askew Business Network.
Party in the Park 
Our annual Party in the Park on Thursday 20th July was once again a great success. Held in the 'secret' location of the Hammersmith Community Gardens Association's hidden garden and glasshouses in Ravenscourt Park, despite a rather cool evening we were able to be outside and enjoy music for a summer evening, drinks from the wine bar which were supplied by Askewine and delicious food from Detour Café.

August last Tuesday lunch
As the last Tuesday in August falls the day after the Bank Holiday, we will not be hosting a Grab a Bite Lunch until September. The next one will be on 26th September, 12hr30 till 14hr00 at the Orchard Tavern.

ABN Featured Business
We regularly feature an article about a local business. You can read the latest one here on our website, under Featured Business. This month is Corinne Denham of Wellêtre Bowen Therapy. If you would like to be our featured business of the month, please email There is a charge of £25 to cover administrative costs.

West London Walks
Caroline MacMillan continues her local walks, dates for the August ones are below and you will find more details on her website To book your place, please email her.

Tuesday 1st August, 10hr00: BISHOP'S PARK;
Wednesday 30th August, 10hr00: NOTTING DALE;

Local Askew Mag
Pick up your copy of the latest edition of the Askew 'Meet your Neighbours' magazine, sponsored by Finlay Brewer, from local shops or meet your neighbours in the online version at Askew Mag.

Dates for your diary
Our networking meetings take place once a month, on different days of the week so as to reach as many people as possible. Dates of our next few meetings are below. We now have a calendar of our own and other local events on

Tuesday 26th September 12hr30-14hr00; Grab a Bite Networking Lunch, The Orchard Tavern, 136 Askew Road, W12 9BP.

2017-0728 - Police News & Advice Helping To Fight Crime

Dear All
Below you will find the latest Askew Safer Neighbourhood Team Newsletter for July and some police documents giving advice on a few issues which may be useful.





2017-0728 - What Is The "NEXTDOOR" App ....

Dear All

The "NEXTDOOR" App is a useful source of information and ideas and is used by the Council, the Parks Police, the Met Police, The Safer Neighbourhood Teams and many others to communicate speedily to large targeted audiences.

The information on the site is listed by council ward and you can select which wards you wish to follow in a setup menu.

Below is a sample of recent listings:
  • Roofer needed. Can anyone recommend a good roofer? I have a leak in the ceiling of my kitchen extension…. 
  • Summer Camp! Activities! Sports! Kids looking for things to do this summer? This is a free active kids summer camp being hosted by the Phoenix Academy in W12. A great idea for the summer holidays and lots of different sports to take part in! ⚽🏀…. 
  • Virgin Media Broadband We've been experiencing regular disruption to our signal. Despite Virgin's website saying the service in Acton, Ealing & Chiswick is fine,...
  • Homemade personalised birthday cakes. Anyone make or does anyone know where or can make me a birthday cake with a photo on it … 
  • Anyone fancy a reclining swivel chair? It's a bit scratched at the bottom where the cat has had a go at it, but .… 
  • Kangaroo Climber playset with slide. Kangaroo Climber kids playset with slide going free to anyone who'd like it. It's slightly faded and could use a good scrub, but otherwise … 
  • New Job Opportunities. Administrator; projects and events (job share) and Programme Development Manager. 
  • Looking for doll stroller ….
  • Hello, I am looking for a second hand small stroller for dolls. We have a small flat, so a doll pram won't work for us ….
  • King size storage bed for sale. We have an almost new double bed for sale. Bought a few months ago … 
  • Look out for this con man coming to your door. Hi all, please look out for this guy who has just tried to con everyone on our street (Findon Rd) in to giving him money for his gas metre.
If you find this useful or of interest then get the App! 

Wednesday, 19 July 2017

2017-0719 - Askew Ward - RE: Askew Safer Neighbourhood Team Up To Date Contacts

Dear All
Please see below a message froPC David L G Williams 604FH our Dedicated Ward Officer (Askew)

Good Afternoon,

I hope you are all well.

I am emailing you to send over a PDF Document containing up to date contact details for our Neighbourhood Sergeant and Dedicated Ward Officers'. The Team will be out hand delivering these posters to various venues on the Ward for those that do not have access to the internet. If you would kindly assist us in forwarding this email on to our NHWC's that would be much appreciated.

On behalf of the Team, I'd like to thank you for your assistance.

Kind Regards
PC David L G Williams 604FH
Dedicated Ward Officer (Askew)  
Shepherd's Bush Police Station
Tel: 02082462709

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