Category Archives: Hammersmith and Fulham

The Communications Store move to White City Place

Stanhope, Mitsui Fudosan and AIMCo announce that The Communications Store, a strategic brand development and communications company, will be moving its Head Office to White City Place, a one million square foot business district in Central London. Moving from their … Continue reading

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Healthy Streets Award for Hammersmith BID’s commitment to improve air quality

Hammersmith Business Improvement District (BID) is delighted to have won a top prize at the prestigious Healthy Streets Awards for the second year running. The Hammersmith Business Low Emissions Neighbourhood (BLEN) project scooped the prize in the Best Healthy Streets … Continue reading

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Yoo Capital secure Olympia funding

Yoo Capital and Deutsche Finance International are shortly to announce they have secured a £900m loan for their £1bn redevelopment plans for Olympia. They should also soon announce their choice of construction partner with a view to beginning work in … Continue reading

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Mayor unveils small business Brexit support

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has unveiled a range of free-to-access support options for London’s million-plus small businesses as they prepare for Brexit. Nine new London Growth Hub centres across the city will offer face-to-face advice and resources, and … Continue reading

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CLS buys Clockwork

CLS has exchanged contracts to acquire the Clockwork Building in Hammersmith. The building was bought along with another asset in London for a total of £66.65 million. The Clockwork Building is a  39,626 sq ft office building near Ravenscourt Park which … Continue reading

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Catalyst buy Kings House

Catalyst Capital has bought Kings House in Hammersmith, an office block formerly occupied by Haymarket Media. Catalyst paid a reported £50m for the 58,000 sq ft seven-storey office to Kier Property and Investec which is let to a range of … Continue reading

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H&F Council launches pollution-free delivery service

A new pollution-free delivery service has been launched by Hammersmith & Fulham Council as part of its action to tackle the climate emergency. The new freight hub enables businesses signed up to the scheme to get the final leg of … Continue reading

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245 Hammersmith Road launched

LGIM Real Assets and Mitsubishi Estate London have launched 245 Hammersmith Road, their 242,000 sq ft redevelopment of the former Bechtel House in central Hammersmith. They also announced the first letting to CBRE’s flexible offices business Hana. The building, designed … Continue reading

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New traders at Made in H&F

The Made in H&F pop-up shop has welcomed its fourth selection of new traders, in a reshuffle to accommodate new creative talent in Hammersmith and Fulham. The traders will join some of the previous ones in the pop-up store in … Continue reading

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Shortlands fills up

Romulus has completed the letting of 45,000 sq ft of offices to Hammersmith & Fulham Council at 3 Shortlands, in Hammersmith, a deal which included the fit out of the space. There is 3,000 sq ft still unlet at the … Continue reading

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Metro to open in Hammersmith

Metro Bank are to open a new store in Hammersmith, after some years trying to finds a location in the town centre. The bank, which aims to differentiate itself on customer service, is aiming at both retail banking for personal … Continue reading

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Lidl adds to Kings Mall success story

Lidl, the supermarket chain, is to open a new store in the heart of Hammersmith. At 18,200 sq ft it will be nearly double the size of the average UK branch of the German retailer. Sited in the Kings Mall … Continue reading

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H&F Business Awards 2019 open

The annual Hammersmith & Fulham Brilliant Business Awards have opened for 2019. The three public vote categories – where the winners are decided by public acclaim – have already had hundreds of votes cast. The prestigious awards are the highlight … Continue reading

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Hammersmith Summer Festival pulls the crowds

The Hammersmith BID Summer Festival, which ran throughout June and July 2019 with big screen entertainment, historic walks and outdoor activities, and the final event, Lyric Fest, produced a significant boost for the town centre. Visitors, residents and employees coming … Continue reading

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Capco confirms Earls Court demerger

Capital & Counties has confirmed its intention to demerge its business in to two, meaning the Earls Court interests will be in a separate company. The demerger has been widely trailed, and would make the sale of the Earls Court … Continue reading

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Consultation continues on North End Road

Hammersmith & Fulham Council are consulting on potential improvements to North End Road. The community-led redesign project continues to develop through consultation which opened originally in December 2018. The council asked local people to share their ideas and suggestions on … Continue reading

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Troubadour opens with Peter Pan

It’s curtain-up on the newest theatre in Hammersmith & Fulham, with a magical retelling of the story of JM Barrie’s ‘Peter Pan’ at the new Troubadour White City Theatre. Originally staged at the National Theatre, and directed by the Olivier … Continue reading

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Westfield London launches UK’s first online data driven trending store

Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield’s “How We Shop” platform creates an Artificial Intelligence (AI) powered concept fashion store of the future with live trending items around the clock. In addition, the store supports Save the Children with 100 live trending products for the charity’s … Continue reading

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UKPN invests in West London capacity

UK Power Networks is investing in West London infrastructure to ensure future development  has appropriate power available. Two key locations, Wood Lane, and Willesden Junction, are getting new substations. UK Power Networks is installing a new 43MVA 132/11kV main electricity … Continue reading

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Exhibition London update

A collaborative project from Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield and Broadwick Venues, Exhibition London is part of the £8 billion regeneration of White City and brings a new destination for culture to the sub-region. Famously used as the location for the Acme Factory in … Continue reading

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