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Who should I vote for? Our guide to the main parties

Not sure who to vote for in the General Election on Thursday (May 7)? Perhaps we can help you decide with our guide to the main policies behind the Labour, Conservative, Lib Dem, UKIP and Green campaigns

Life for sex predator who raped OAP in her own Shepherd’s Bush home

Robert Lashley, who had already served a prison sentence for raping a 59-year-old, will serve a minimum seven-and-a-half-years

See Hounslow's transformation over 50 years

A public information film made when Hounslow became a London borough in 1965 shows how much it has changed

Public inquiry over Brentford FC stadium set for September

Eight days have been set aside to consider appeal over compulsory purchase order for Brentford FC stadium land

Landlady fined £160,000 following fatal flat fire in Hounslow

Surinder Rana was found guilty of four fire safety breaches, following the blaze in which a man died

Rivers Academy in Feltham thrilled with first 'outstanding' Ofsted report

Students and teachers thrilled as former Longford Community School turned Aspirations Academy earns first outstanding report in 80-year history

Championship play-offs guide: Brentford bid for Premier League

We examine the Bees, Middlesbrough, Norwich and Ipswich as the race for the top flight approaches its conclusion with the end-of-season lottery

Do you need a polling card to vote on May 7?

Have you lost or forgotten your polling card? Want to know if you can vote without it? We have the answer...

What happens if no-one wins the General Election?

Check out our guide to what happens if no-one wins the General Election and we end with a 'hung parliament'

Election 2015: What time do polling stations close?

If you want to vote in the General Election then you need to find out what time the polling stations are open

Mum escapes major gas leak after housing association gaffe

Shepherd's Bush Housing Association is fined following the gas leak in a residential part of Fulham

Homeowners spend hundreds heating homes - for pets!

How much do Harrow homeowners spend to keep their pets nice and warm?
Hot dogs or cool cats? Study finds just how much Harrow pet owners spend on their bills to keep their pets happy
The Second Sea Lord Vice Admiral Woodcock with Warrant Officer Robert Maile during the presentation aboard HMS Victory

Prestigious award for Fulham Royal Navy officer

Warfare Specialist Robert Maile is one of only 52 people to receive the Meritorious Service Medal

Cultivate London recruit for horticulture youth trainee programme

Aged between 16 and 24? Fancy trying an apprenticeship in landscape gardening and horticulture? This could be for you...

getwestlondon reporter running half marathon gets surprise video

Danya Bazaraa will run the Hackney Half Marathon on Sunday May 10

Reading Festival 2015: How to get tickets

As 60 new acts join the line-up for this year's music festival, we tell you how you can get your hands on those important tickets

Finally, some general election news to really sink your teeth into...

Food on offer at All Star Lanes in Bayswater include something for Labour, Tory and Lib Dem supporters

See 'rapper' X Public School Boy poke fun at MPs ahead of election

The Election 2015 rap video, starring X Public school Boy, aka X.P.B - a creation of actor and comedian Justin Brett
WARNING: ADULT CONTENT - Election 2015 rap by X Public School Boy pokes fun at a world all too familiar to the character's creator Justin Brett

Life for sex predator who raped OAP in her Shepherd’s Bush home

Robert Lashley, who had already served a prison sentence for raping a 59-year-old, will serve a minimum seven-and-a-half-years

Gunpoint kidnapper jailed for Shepherd's Bush abduction attempt

Benson Igbokwe has been jailed for trying to abduct a terrified woman from outside her Shepherd's Bush home as he wanted keys to the boutique she worked at

Man wanted for exposing himself to girl he trapped in Burger King

Police want to speak to this person after a 16-year-old girl was trapped in a Burger King bathroom by a man who exposed himself to her
The suspect also made lewd gestures to the frightened 16-year-old before fleeing
The Centre for Dentistry will open in the new Sainsbury's in Fulham

Buy groceries and see dentist at new Sainsbury's in Fulham

The new branch opens on May 13 on the site of a smaller Sainsbury's in Townmead Road

Heathrow Airport T2 scoops project of the year award

The Queen's Terminal along with Brent Civic Centre and King's State Apartments at Kensington Palace pick up trophies at the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) awards night

London company help locals build vital IT skills

This start-up business could help you gain all the vital IT skills you need!

How does Brentford's Griffin Park compare with the rest of the Championship in the value for money stakes?

New Trinity Mirror Data Unit figures reveal the Bees gave supporters a good return on their season ticket investment this season

Warburton has hopes Everton striker will be fit for Middlesbrough

Long and Lee in training but Grigg and Proschwitz ineligible

AFC Wimbledon midfielder has rediscovered his passion

Wide-man is loving life at Kingsmeadow but will be glad of a rest this summer

How Fulham's 2014-15 disastrous season unfolded

Take a look at our timeline of the Cottagers' disappointing Championship campaign

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Will Ackermann
Uxbridge and Hillingdon borough
Steve Bax
News Editor, West London
Danya Bazaraa
Ealing, Acton Greenford and Northolt
Goolistan Cooper
Uxbridge and Hillingdon borough
Alix Culbertson
Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea
Robert Cumber
Hounslow, Heston and Isleworth, Chiswick
Camilla Horrox
Ealing, Southall, West Ealing and Hanwell
Matt Lewis
Sports Reporter
Jacob Murtagh
Sports Reporter
Salina Patel
Feltham, Bedfont & Hanworth
Tim Street
Deputy Sports Editor
Paul Warburton
Sports Reporter