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Car park for new Brentford marina to be built in public park

A small section of Watermans Park would be turned into a 14-space car park for boat owners

Foodies Festival comes to Syon Park as part of 10th anniversary celebrations

Taste food and drink from around the world, get top cooking tips from TV chefs and get involved in chocolate and beer masterclasses

The Floating Cinema comes to Brentford

The Floating Cinema is about to embark on its tour of England, beginning and ending in Brentford... Make sure you book your place!

Printers fined £11,000 after driver crushed by forklift truck

Heidelberg Graphic Equipment says health and safety is a "top priority" and it regrets the injuries caused to Stephen Rodwell in 2012

Protesters step up campaign against school in Brentford park

Campaigners say building a primary school in Brent Lea Recreation Ground would ruin one of the area's few remaining public green spaces

Crowds storm Brentford Lock and Syon Park for sporting event

Fourth Brentford Challenge included paddleboarding, running and free family sports day fun

Huge paint donation to cover up graffiti in park under M4 flyover

Ex-offenders will use the paint to hide graffiti in Brentford's Boston Manor Park

Petition to save Hounslow's green spaces earmarked for schools

The petition was started in response to plans for a primary school in Brentford's Brent Lea Recreation Ground

Anger over car park plans for Boston Manor Park

BSkyB wants to create a temporary 120-space car park under the M4 flyover, but friends of the park are not happy

Voting results: Who is in and who is out after the election in west London?

What are the General Election results? Who won the election? Who's in and who's out? Find out all you need to know from all the west London constituencies here

Brentford & Isleworth constituency results

Find out the full General Election 2015 results here

Election 2015: Which constituencies will be too close to call?

Which west London constituencies are likely to be too close to call on election day?

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...

See how Hounslow's changed in 50 years

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

General Election outsiders bet £10 on who'll get most votes

Green Party and UKIP candidates in Brentford & Isleworth shake hands on wager

Inspirational Diabetes UK volunteer scoops two awards

Julia Tyson picked up trophies for campaigning and raising awareness as well as volunteer of the year

Hounslow election candidates answer key questions

Compare your candidates' stances on key issues locally and nationally

Three marathons in fortnight for one of Hounslow's London Marathon victors

Rob Bright, of Isleworth, completed the Brighton, Manchester and London marathons - the last while carrying a pestle and mortar - and he's not the only one to do his bit for charity

Young Dragons' Den business brains cooking up success

Business students win Dragons' Den style competition with their idea for protein-rich baked snacks aimed at fitness fanatics

PA service for expectant mums in running for business award

Erin O'Toole wants to help working mums-to-be juggle their careers with birth preparations

Election 2015: Brentford & Isleworth

Who will the voters choose to become the next MP for Brentford and Isleworth?

Paddleboarding to kick off Brentford sporting extravaganza this May

This year's Brentford Challenge will include various other sporting opportunities plus entertainment and a barbecue in Syon Park

Family of grandfather battling cancer to join him in charity head shave

Anthony Hall and four relatives will all go under the clippers in Brentford in aid of cancer charity The Mulberry Centre

New clinic in Brentford aiming to help firms slash cost of ill-health

All Health Matters' new occupational health centre in Great West Road aims to help firms cut the number of working days lost to injury and illness

New school submits plans for temporary buildings in Brentford park

Floreat Brentford Primary School would use the temporary buildings in Brent Lea Recreation Ground for two years, while a permanent home is built on neighbouring land in the park

Rescued puffin due to be released back into the wild

A puffin that was rescued from a canal in Brentford has made a good recovery and is due to be released back into the wild

General Election: Rivals vow to defy parties over Heathrow if needed

Conservative candidate Mary Macleod and Labour's Ruth Cadbury told hustings audience they would vote against Heathrow's third runway even if it was supported by their respective parties

A ballot box

Election 2015: Five parties to contest Hounslow seats

Independents drop out of the race, which will see half as many candidates battle it out across the two constituencies as five years ago

General election: See candidates make their case at Chiswick hustings

All five candidates for Brentford & Isleworth have their say in this video, which captures last night's general election hustings in a nutshell


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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