Hammersmith and Fulham


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Hammersmith and Fulham,

inner borough (1991 pop. 136,500) of Greater London, SE England, on the Thames River. It has various industries (such as wharves and pottery kilns) and is the principal television center of the British Broadcasting Corp. Fulham Palace, with 37 acres (15 hectares) of grounds, is the residence of the bishop of London. William Morris's Kelmscott Press was in Hammersmith, and St. Paul's School for boys was moved there in 1884.
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Hammersmith and Fulham

a borough of Greater London on the River Thames: established in 1965 by the amalgamation of Fulham and Hammersmith. Pop.: 174 200 (2003 est.). Area: 16 sq. km (6 sq. miles)
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WRWA is responsible for processing recycled waste collected from households by four councils - Hammersmith and Fulham,Kensington and Chelsea, Wandsworth, andLambeth.
The new leader of Hammersmith and Fulham Council, Cllr Nicholas Botterill, has insisted he wants to see Chelsea remain at Stamford Bridge and has been in touch with the club in an attempt to open the discussions.
"Anyone with any information that may assist police should call Hammersmith and Fulham CID on 020 8246 2413 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."
Local councils are not known for their generosity, but the Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham in London have tried to buck that trend, releasing a song to thank their residents for using services efficiently.
The race will begin and finish in The Mall cutting through Westminster, Kensington and Chelsea, Hammersmith and Fulham to cross the River Thames at Putney Bridge.
Mead, 44, is in charge of social housing and homelessness in Hammersmith and Fulham, where his duties include helping decide who is eligible for a council house or emergency homeless shelter.
Mr Bristow claims to live locally in Redcar but also features on the London borough of Hammersmith and Fulham's website (www.lbhf.gov.uk) as Cllr Paul Bristow, the elected member for the Fulham Reach ward and the cabinet member for residents services.
A spokesman for Hammersmith and Fulham council said: "We would prefer it were in a different location."
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At Commons question time, Tory Greg Hands (Hammersmith and Fulham) claimed instead it only contained "Stalinist adulation" about Mr Brown's popularity at school.