NEWS

News, features and comment about Chiswick W4 and the surrounding area of west London.

Written mainly by The Chiswick Calendar’s editor Bridget Osborne, former BBC journalist and long-term resident of Chiswick, these blog posts appear in a weekly newsletter emailed to our subscribers, which you can subscribe to here.

Scroll down to find guest blogs by other members of our local community:  informed opinion on politics, the property market, fitness, health, culture, a monthly book review and a weekly column on how to live with your elderly mother from The Man in the Middle.

Features

Guest Blog

Books of the Month

New books published each month

Annakarin Klerfalk is a literary agent who used to be the manager of Waterstones bookshop in Chiswick and knows the book trade inside out. Each month she takes a look at what’s new and recommends her top picks.

Man in the Middle

The musings of a middle aged man on living with his family and aged mother

Faced with the realisation that she can no longer live on her own, the decision to move the old lady in with himself, his wife and teenage children has a seismic impact on their lives, with riotous consequences.