Young person from Hounslow wins apprentice of the year

Hounslow council apprentice on the audio visual and events team Saadiq Cornelius, 20, beats off stiff competition

The headteacher who went from a school with 940 pupils to one with 23

Floreat Brentford headteacher Aisling McKeever explains why she decided to take the helm at the new primary school

Young single parents fear ceiling will collapse in Brentford flats

"It was temporarily plastered...but if it's left any longer the ceiling will collapse on me and my son. "

Multi-million pound restoration works begin at Gunnersbury Park and Museum

On completion the site will provide a new sporting hub and major centre for learning alongside restored grounds and museum

MP accused of 'being out of touch' with residents over Heathrow expansion

Lateef Shattu from Chiswick said: “Ruth Cadbury is out of touch with the views of most local people when it comes to the airport."

Pensioner arrested over wheelie bin protest in Brentford

Rock photographer Paul Slattery was arrested after demonstrators blockaded the council leader's house with unwanted bins

Why Christmas is not such a jolly time for shoppers in wheelchairs

Wheelchair user and her carers say large displays blocking aisles make shops in Hounslow a nightmare to negotiate during the festive period

Protesters blockade council leader's house with unwanted wheelie bins

Steve Curran says if people don't want the bins they can take their rubbish to the refuse centre themselves

West Middlesex Hospital: Bus route changes planned to improve connections

You can have your say now about the plans, which would affect the E8, 110, H28, 481 and 635 buses

Volunteer to mark World Diabetes Day by helping 1000th person this year

Julia Tyson who has had Type 1 diabetes for 49 years is heading out on the Diabetes UK roadshow to help people find out if they are at risk of diabetes

Virtual reality experience come to Watermans

Fun-filled annual Digital Performance Weekender festival is back with dances, workshops and interactive events this weekend

Club stripped of licence following Brentford shooting

Café Society has 21 days to appeal against the ruling, which comes one month after shots were fired at a car close to the venue

Christmas: When will the lights switch on in Hounslow?

Find out when and where the lights switch-ons, lantern parades and festive markets will be happening in the borough


Hounslow falls silent for Remembrance Sunday

Hundreds of people pay their respects at services across the borough

Artists team up for Remembrance Sunday exhibition in aid of Royal British Legion

Artisit Lesley Miller described the event in Brentford, which will also include live music, as a chance for people to share stories and reflect

'Stalemate' blamed for six-month wait for bus route to be restored in Brentford

Campaigners say elderly and disabled passengers have been left stranded because the 235 bus is terminating early

New free school given go-ahead to stay at Brentford tower block

Floreat Brentford was granted permission to remain on the Great West Quarter estate for up to three years while it searches for a new home

Mourinho's ban, Warnock's return and other things to look out for this weekend

Stadium bans, returning managers and bouncing back from defeat top the agenda for this weekend's action.

Timeline: The ups and downs of Chris Ramsey's time as QPR boss

End of the line for Rangers head coach after sacking

Uber cabbie who asked police officer for sex jailed for sexual assault

Samson Haile attacked a frightened and vulnerable passenger before making sexual advances towards an off-duty policewoman

Progress promised following claims Brentford High Street 'left to rot'

As frustration grows over wait for huge new development, council leader says legal agreements should be signed within next few weeks

Hounslow councillors and MP awarded freedom of the borough for 125 years of service

Ruth Cadbury MP and four councillors were given the ceremonial title after each completing 25 years on Hounslow Council

QPR coach says moneybags Derby will be just as tough as Brentford

Rs gaffer hoping to restore pride against Rams

Burnley v Fulham - pick the right Whites for second away win on the spin

Gaffer hoping to toast tough win over Clarets         

Clint Hill set to miss four QPR games with cartilage injury

Rangers warhorse missing Derby, Preston, and probably Middlesbrough and Leeds matches

QPR coach thinks former Arsenal player has second chance of the big time

Plus updated fans gallery from Griffin Park with even more pics of supporters from both sides

Leroy Fer explains why not going Dutch will pay dividends for QPR

Rangers forward focused on beating Brentford

London IBB Polonia aim to break British record against Wessex

Volleyball side keen to smash attendance record on Saturday

Services planned to mark Remembrance Sunday in Hounslow

Find out all the details about services across the borough and a special concert on the eve of Remembrance Sunday


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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