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Hounslow man jailed for trying to smuggle in 100kg of cocaine worth £24m

Leonel Hernandez-Gonzalez, a member of a Columbian drugs cartel living in Hounslow, was part of a gang which tried to smuggle cocaine into the country inside fake plastic bananas

Leonel Hernandez-Gonzalez was part of a Columbian drugs cartel trying to bring drugs with a street value of £24m into the UK

Police close brothel during prostitution crackdown in Hounslow and Hillingdon

Seven people were arrested following a series of raids across the two boroughs at properties believed to be connected to the sex trade

Extra fortnight to have your say on Hounslow tower plans

The deadline for comments on proposals for more than 500 homes, including a 27-storey tower plus shops, restaurants, cafés and a cinema, has been extended

More than £1m to be spent on funding free childcare in Ealing

The investment will go towards creating more places at three locations across the borough

Thousands raised in Pinner jail and bail event

Local community members are pleased they made bail
Members of the community willingly lined up outside the Police station to get arrested to raise money for charity

New headteacher appointed for Acton's new primary school

Ark Byron Primary Academy is set to open in September 2015 and the new head of school and executive principal have been chosen

Blind hamsters in search for special homes

Could you offer two adorable blind hamsters a new home?

Firefighters resuscitate man overcome by smoke in Harrow fire

The man was carried out of the burning building and resuscitated by fire crews at the scene

Hillingdon Council in row over £320,000 spent fighting Heathrow expansion

Sparks fly as pro-expansion group Back Heathrow accuses the council of “sticking two fingers up” to taxpayers, having never made its own spending details public

Armed police in Hayes after reports of man 'waving firearm'

Armed police swooped on Kingshill Avenue, near Hayes Rugby Club, on Saturday night to reports of a man waving a gun

Brentford man found shot dead with wife in Benidorm

Detectives believe ex-pats Peter and Jean Tarsey, both 77, may have been the victims of a bungled robbery. Former Olympic diving star Mr Tarsey was originally from Brentford

Police name Acton murder victim as Terrence Longman

Terrence Longman, 50, died at a flat in Acton on March 24 and a man has been charged in connection with his murder

Ealing Half Marathon needs your help to become the nation's best

Ealing Half Marathon was named best in the country at last year's Running Awards and now organisers hope to scoop it again

Firefighters rescue and resuscitate man overcome by smoke in Harrow flat fire

The man was carried out of the burning building and resuscitated by fire crews at the scene

'Prisoners' freed after raising over £14,000 for St' Luke's Hospice

Local community members are pleased they made bail
Members of the community willingly lined up outside the Police station to get arrested to raise money for charity

Easter weather: Weekend to be 'dry and settled'

With Easter coming this weekend and plans with family set in motion, we let you know what the weather has in store this bank holiday

Get your applications in for Hanwell Carnival royal family

Apply to be the Queen, princess or prince of the Hanwell Carnival by going online

London Marathon 2015: When is it?

The London Marathon brings thousands of fundraisers together every year for a gruelling 26.2 miles - but when will they be hitting the capital's streets this year?
Leonel Hernandez-Gonzalez, a member of a Columbian drugs cartel living in Hounslow, was part of a gang which tried to smuggle cocaine into the country inside fake plastic bananas

Hounslow man jailed for trying to smuggle in 100kg of cocaine stuffed inside fake bananas

Leonel Hernandez-Gonzalez was part of a Columbian drugs cartel trying to bring drugs with a street value of £24m into the UK

Police close brothel during prostitution crackdown in Hounslow and Hillingdon

Seven people were arrested following a series of raids across the two boroughs at properties believed to be connected to the sex trade

Police name Acton murder victim as Terrence Longman

Terrence Longman, 50, died at a flat in Acton on March 24 and a man has been charged in connection with his murder
Rev Andrew Downes blesses The Blue Boat pub with general manager Nina Dahl watching

New Fulham riverside pub receives gets blessed by the Holy spirit

The Blue Boat was blessed by Fuller's Brewery honorary chaplain Rev Andrew Downes

Wembley Central invites you to fun-filled day to mark shop openings

The newly redeveloped Wembley Central shopping centre
The newly redeveloped shopping centre celebrates its new appearance

Building noise 'driving away customers' from Japanese restaurant

Builders say they are taking steps to "minimise disruption" after the owner of Suzu in Hammersmith complained of vibrations causing plates and bottles to crash to the floor

Survival would be a 'massive achievement', says Hayes & Yeading United manager

Tristan Lewis reckons beating the Conference South drop would represent a good end to the campaign for strugglers

Northwood boss: Mass brawl which led to abandonment was just 'handbags'

Wood and Greenbacks involved in an ugly scenes which resulted in the referee calling an end to play early at Chestnut Avenue

Stoke City looking to open talks over Chelsea winger

Potters chairman Peter Coates admits Nigeria star is summer transfer target

Brentford development squad boss excited by progress of young midfielder

Laurent impresses Carsley but Bees boss eyes further development

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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