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Acton murder: Road is 'pleasant and quiet' street, neighbours say

Neighbours said they were shocked following the death of a 50-year-old man, who has not yet been named by police

Man charged with murder of 50-year-old in Acton

Giuseppe Lomedico, 54, has been charged with murder and is due to appear in court on Thursday afternoon

Man killed in Acton fire in flat with 'no smoke alarms fitted'

“The first I knew of it was when police were banging on the door and the bell was going like mad”, said a neighbour

Murder investigation launched after body of man found in Acton flat

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of murder and remain in police custody while investigations continue

Food Review: Chilled and trendy at the Aeronaut pub Acton

Danya Bazaraa eats at Aeronaut, 264 Acton High Street, W3 9BH - Call 0208 993 4242

Man dies following Acton flat fire

Firefighters have launched an investigation to determine the cause of the blaze

Prison officer accused of having 'sexual relationship' with inmate

The female officer is also charged with failing to report a prisoner at HMP Wormwood Scrubs for having a mobile phone

West Acton Residents' Association say no to hotel: "We want our green corridor"

A planning committee meeting was held by Ealing Council on Wednesday (March 18)

Acton teen wins national 'changing world' photography competition

The challenge was to capture how the world has changed over the last 50 years and imagine how it may continue to change

Boris Johnson invests in revitalising Ealing's high streets

The Mayor of London aims to "reinvent the way we use high streets" across the capital

Tory MP Angie Bray says Labour's pink bus is 'patronising to women'

The MP for Ealing Central and Acton Angie Bray has spoken out about female voters in her constituency

Calling all aspiring musicians for 'UK's biggest free community music festival'

The family friendly festival will culminate in events in both Ealing and Tower Hamlets

Ealing and Acton MP welcomes new parking policies

This work is part of the Conservatives' long-term economic plan to transform high streets up and down the country

Special guests launch new £450m sports programme at Acton school

Double Commonwealth Games medallist Bianca Williams spoke to pupils at Berrymede School during the visit

Man rescued from Acton fire believed to have been caused by smoking materials

The incident took place during the very early hours of Tuesday morning

Residents' association fighting over-development say Acton skyline 'already looking like Manhattan'

"West Acton residents do not want to be trampled over by corporate developers"

Site chosen for new emergency social housing in Acton

These homes will be used as an interim measure while more permanent places can be found for people facing homelessness

National win for kids cookery school founder from Acton

A trained Cordon Bleu chef has been named the national winner of the Halifax Giving Extra Awards

Ealing's summer festivals schedule revealed

The council has released the 2015 Ealing Summer Festivals schedule which includes comedy, blues, jazz performances as well as food stalls and street processions.

Rents consume over half average income in parts of west London

"It would be a scandal if teachers, nurses and other professionals were forced out of the constituency" due to rising renting costs

Football fans to stand trial over violence after Brentford FC match

One man admits affray following the Championship match at Watford last September, but six other defendants deny the charge

Cllr Gary Malcolm: Ealing school pupils getting a better deal thanks to the Liberal Democrats

Liberal Democrats in Government are making a difference in schools in Ealing, says local Lib Dem leader Councillor Gary Malcolm in his latest column.

Red carpets and chandeliers at Barbara Speake Stage School 70th anniversary

Past students of the Barbara Speake Stage School include Naomi Campbell and Phil Collins

Loaded guns and £60,000 of watches seized in Acton

The Met's Trident gang seized two loaded semi-automatic handguns from a property in Acton as well as cash and high-value watches from a Hayes address as part of a series of raids across London

Man 'engulfed' in fire ball after highly flammable mouse repellent ignites

The incident took place on Sunday and the man has undergone hospital treatment for his burns

Tory MP refutes claims of being 'embroiled in controversial donations'

Labour candidate for Angie Bray’s Ealing Central and Acton seat, Rupa Huq, has accused her rival of accepting a £10,000 donation from a firm which has since been accused of tax evasion


Sales of counterfeit and illicit tobacco to fund terrorist groups is 'rife' in Ealing

Unregulated cigarettes, made in factories in the middle east by criminal gangs and terrorist groups like ISIS, readily available from shops in Greenford, West Ealing and Acton

Millions to be invested in extra primary school places for Acton and Southall

Ealing Council's cabinet agreed to help ease pressures on local schools by expanding schools and building new facilities


Football fans deny violence in wake of Brentford defeat

Seven people, including a teenager from Isleworth, have denied charges of affray following the Bees' 2-1 defeat to Watford last September

Children's cookery school founder awarded for going 'above and beyond'

The head chef of a charity based in Acton aims to show youngsters cooking can be fun and healthy


Acton is a popular place to live largely thanks to an extremely strong community spirit and excellent transport links. It is home to more railway stations than any other part of the capital. Most of the area is sited within Ealing Borough with the rest in Hammersmith and Fulham.

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