Public meeting on policing

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Chiswick’s councillors arrange public meeting on policing

The councillors have organised a public meeting on policing in the area tomorrow night, Wednesday 19 December at St Michael & All Angels Church, Bath Rd. W4 1TX. The meeting will be chaired by former BBC correspondent Torin Douglas and attended by Superintendent Gary Taylor, the Base Command Unit Deputy Commander. West Area, the policing area we are now part of, covers the three boroughs of Hounslow, Hillingdon and Ealing. Doors open at 7.00pm for the meeting to start at 7.30pm.

Councillor Ranjit Gill commented: “We are grateful to the police and the London Borough of Hounslow Council for listening to our recommendations and responding so quickly to the concerns of our constituents. We look forward to continuing to work together to further promote the safety and security of local residents”.

Teenager stabbed at Chiswick Park tube station

There was a serious incident last Thursday when a teenager was stabbed at Chiswick Park tube station. The victim was attacked inside the front entrance of the station just after 5.00pm by a gang of four youths who had apparently followed him off the train. He received first aid from Eban Djima, who owns Chiswick Park Dry Cleaners.

Anyone with information is asked to contact British Transport Police by sending a text to 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 424 of 13 December