'Profoundly deaf' baby can now hear and speak after 'life-changing' surgery

After a "roller-coaster of emotions", her ecstatic French and Italian parents hope Max might even become "multi-lingual"

Police marksman described fatal shot as 'hardest decision ever'

Azelle Rodney, of Hounslow, was shot dead by police officers in April 2005
In a statement, the police marksman said: "I had fractions of a second and my colleagues' lives were in danger."

RAF Northolt crash: Vehicle occupants not seriously injured

One occupant had to be cut free from the overturned car, which crashed into the fence surrounding RAF Northolt

Anti-piracy raids uncover 'thousands of suspected illegal set-top boxes'

Police said sales of these entertainment-boxes "cost the entertainment industry huge sums of money every year"

Bridge maintenance works to cause disruption for 18 weeks

Richmond Avenue Bridge will be closed while the work is carried out and there will be no entry or exit for vehicles at any time

'Prolific burglar' who admitted 14 more offences following arrest jailed

Police said the sentence was "true reflection of the gravity of his crime spree" and hoped "victims now have closure"

Ealing Hospital maternity unit closed but campaigners vow to fight-on

A week-long occupation which saw protesters camped in the hospital to prevent the closure has now ended

Hottest July day EVER as temperature reaches 36.7C at Heathrow Airport

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West London has been gripped by extreme heat with temperatures rocketing above 34C

Devastated Hillingdon family want to 'save lives' after sudden death of daughter

Young science student Balinder Mann - described as "beautiful inside" - was thought to be fit and healthy when she tragically died

Burst water main could see supplies cut off on hottest day of the year

Washing hands under a tap updated
High demand for water during soaring temperatures but customers were being asked to try to reduce their usage

Recap after Heathrow Airport gets third runway decision

Artist's impressions of new Heathrow Airport runway (left) and Gatwick null
See how the community and social media responded to news that the Davies Commission has backed Heathrow Airport over Gatwick for a third runway

Man jailed for 'truly horrifying murder' of Harrow mother

The husband of murdered Alison Morrison said "her death will always be beyond my comprehension"

Wimbledon 2015: How to avoid a tennis injury this summer

Doctors from Harrow give their advice for staying injury free if you take up tennis this summer

Hughie Dixon's Live Music Round-Up

Planning to let your hair down this weekend? Check out Hughie Dixon's latest round-up of live music in and around Hillingdon borough

Join NSPCC's schools service programme to educate children about abuse

Volunteer Carolyn Wilson calls for more people to give up their time to help children suffering from abuse

Launch of Lego in our Libraries scheme

Free launch event and taster sessions in July and August ahead of Lego clubs start-up in September

Dramatic moment armed police entered park following reports of 'person with firearm'

The Met said a person was located in Feltham Park but not found to have a firearm on him

Elderly people and Muslims observing Ramadan urged to take care as temperatures rise

Council has issued a number of vital tips for elderly and vulnerable residents as the temperatures rocket

Heatwave predicted for 42 hours from midday Tuesday

Dangerous conditions are set to start form midday on Tuesday until 6am on Thursday

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Fun activities along the River Thames

Thames Explorer Trust's summer play scheme is open to disadvantaged children aged five-11

Sure UK's Run to the Beat 10k will get the party going

With Marathon fever running high, many of you will feel inspired to start running. Sure's Run to the Beat 10k is a brilliant place to start, and there's a special twist to the race...
Azelle Rodney, of Hounslow, was shot dead by police officers in April 2005

Anthony Long police marksman: Officer described fatal shot as 'hardest decision ever'

In a statement, the police marksman said: "I had fractions of a second and my colleagues' lives were in danger."

Join NSPCC's schools service programme to educate children about abuse

Volunteer Carolyn Wilson calls for more people to give up their time to help children suffering from abuse

RAF Northolt crash: Two vehicle occupants escaped with 'non-serious' injuries

One occupant had to be cut free from the overturned car, which crashed into the fence surrounding RAF Northolt

Hughie Dixon's Live Music Round-Up: Salt has "excitement and positive energy from start to finish"

Planning to let your hair down this weekend? Check out Hughie Dixon's latest round-up of live music in and around Hillingdon borough

Launch of Lego in our Libraries scheme

Free launch event and taster sessions in July and August ahead of Lego clubs start-up in September

Wimbledon 2015: How to avoid a tennis injury this summer

Doctors from Harrow give their advice for staying injury free if you take up tennis this summer

'Prolific burglar' who admitted 14 more offences following arrest jailed

Police said the sentence was "true reflection of the gravity of his crime spree" and hoped "victims now have closure"

Anti-piracy raids uncover 'thousands of suspected illegal set-top boxes'

Police said sales of these entertainment-boxes "cost the entertainment industry huge sums of money every year"

Burglar caught red-handed in garden told police: 'The handbag is MINE'

Burglar Michael O'Brien is now behind bars
Victims were left "badly affected" after Michael O'Brien broke into their home, according to police

Hillingdon Business Expo: All you need to know about the event

Hillingdon Business Expo takes place at Brunel University on Thursday July 9

Hammersmith shopping centre sold in £153m deal

Kings Mall, in Hammersmith, has been sold to new owners following its recent refurbishment and after attracting top high street names such as H&M

Deadline extended to nominate favourite Hounslow business

Last chance to nominate your favourite business to be recognised at the 2015 Hounslow Business Awards

Fiorentina president expecting decision from Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah

Egyptian wide-man is due to make a call over his future on Thursday morning

AFC Wimbledon transfer news: West Ham and Chelsea set to fight for Dons hotshot

The Hammers have moved ahead of London rivals in queue for striker Daniel Agyei

Former Norwich City defender leaves Barnet

But Bees boss takes another ex-Canary on trial in search for replacement

AFC Wimbledon boss Neal Ardley promises to take the shackles off Portsmouth recruit

Speedy winger Andy Barcham is to be given the freedom of Kingsmeadow

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