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'Heroic' PCs save man threatening to jump from Kew Bridge and then stay with him in hospital

Hounslow PCs Martin Sumner and Leigh Tipper were hailed by the Met's assistant commissioner Martin Hewitt

QPR set to pip Wolves to £1.75m Anderlecht striker - but who is he? All you need to know in five easy points

Here are the five things that brings you up to speed on a prospective exciting capture 24 hours ahead of transfer deadline

Revealed: How busy is your councillor in solving local issues?

The amount of queries ranges from hundreds for the council leader to just a handful for nearly a quarter of councillors

August Bank Holiday: Monday's supermarket opening times

Here are the all-important Bank Holiday Monday opening times for Aldi, Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons, Lidl and Waitrose

Eye-catching new £10m 'spinal cord' Thames bridge would connect Brentford town centre with Kew Gardens

The proposed crossing, upstream of Kew Bridge, would cost an estimated £10m to build

Brentford man who helped drugs gang launder millions of pounds loses appeal against jail term

Mohammad Quereshi was transporting more than £50,000 when he was stopped by police

Troubled Brentford pub where man was once murdered is up for sale

The Albany Arms, which also operated unlawfully as a strip club, is currently closed

Mauritius Open Air Festival draws huge crowds to Gunnersbury Park

Are you among the revellers featured in our gallery from the festival?

Rio 2016: Hounslow hero Mo Farah completes the Olympic double double with 5,000m win

A week after picking himself off the track following a trip to claim 10,000m gold, Farah avoided any such drama and burst clear down the home straight

Mauritian festival expected to draw 10,000 revellers to Gunnersbury Park

The Mauritius Open Air Festival on Sunday (August 21) will feature live music, food and drink from the island nation

Disruption warning for bank holiday train passengers as huge project to improve railway services begins

Train users in Hounslow and Brentford, plus Waterloo and Clapham Junction, will benefit from the work, will have to put up with disruption first

Labour members in Hounslow back Jeremy Corbyn in leadership contest

Members in Brentford and Isleworth voted nearly two to one for Mr Corbyn over his rival Owen Smith


Fulham boss explains why he denied Lasse Vigen Christensen his Olympic dream

Whites midfielder is prevented from becoming a boy in Brazil as boss points to a squad still short of new faces ahead of clash with Preston

Fulham boss faces selection dilemma ahead of Preston clash

Whites head coach has both top keepers available to him as he ponders how to make it three-out-of-three wins and get the better of North End

Volleyball twins net place at School Games, which has been a springboard to Olympic success

Ealing teens Javier and Joaquin Bello, who study in Hounslow, will seek to emulate past competitors like Olympic champion Adam Peaty

Brentford and five vital things from EFL Cup defeat to Exeter - including lowdown on Bees target Ollie Watkins

OK, so Bees won't trouble the draw for the next round - but unless you were one of the 372 hard souls who dragged themselves to Devon - you won't know this

Brentford suffer injury blow as they crash out of EFL Cup to Exeter

City 1-0 Bees - after extra time (0-0 at 90 minutes) and it's another night of woe in a cup with a new name but no joy for Dean Smith's side

More than a dozen people taken to court after refusing to pay fines for dropping litter in Hounslow

The litterbugs had their fines increased to £150 after failing to pay, and were hit with additional costs of £120 each

Hounslow man admits making child pornography

Martin Cornish, of Brentford, is due to be sentenced on September 5

Murderous hallucinations, 30ft waves and a run-in with immigration - pensioner's nightmare solo Atlantic crossing

Brentford houseboat owner says he was 'naive' to think a 66-year-old man could take on the ocean single-handedly

West London's Championship trio bottom of the league for disabled access

Brentford, Fulham and QPR have the lowest proportion of wheelchair spaces available for fans


Frisbee world record attempt planned in Hounslow

Around 100 volunteers are needed to take part in what organisers hope will be the largest game of ultimate frisbee

Hounslow police help rescue family on holiday after hire car burst into flames

A family had landed in the UK and collected the hire car 20 minutes before it caught fire on the A312 The Parkway

Police warrant uncovers cash, cannabis and weapons at Brentford property

Officers confiscated class B drugs and at least £500 in cash at the house

Hounslow Hootenanny raises more than £900 for homeless charity

Charity gig at Brentford's Musical Museum could become an annual event

Bookmakers caught in underage gambling sting allowed to remain open

The bookies in Hounslow and Brentford agreed to a number of conditions in order to keep their licences

AFC Wimbledon chief executive Erik Samuelson reacts to Sadiq Khan's decision over return to Plough Lane

The Dons were bolstered by news that the new mayor was not going to avoid a public enquiry over the development

Firefighters rescue three people trapped by blaze at Brentford hairdressers

Crews donned breathing apparatus to lead people to safety from flats above the salon

Bookmakers in Hounslow could be closed after being caught allowing child to gamble

Betfred in Brentford and Jenningsbet in Hounslow allowed a 15-year-old to play slot machines on two separate occasions


Brentford is home to some of the world's biggest corporations such as GlaxoSmithKline and Audi. Picturesque Syon Park, Gunnersbury Park, Kew Bridge Steam Museum and the Thames have been drawing people to this up and coming London suburb. Brentford FC is the much loved local football team.

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