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Some of the gold jewellery stolen from a home in Wheatlands, Heston

Hounslow police urge people celebrating Diwali to beware of gangs of gold thieves

Police figures show robberies and burglaries typically go up during October and November - the months when Navratri and Diwali take place

A body is recovered from the Thames. Picture credit: Kris Wood

Police at Thames after body washes ashore in Brentford

The emergency services have recovered a body of a male pensioner from the Thames at Brentford, near Kew Bridge on Sunday afternoon.

Sixth formers on charity trip to help run eye camps in India

Indian experience includes helping the poor and building links with a local school

Jailed: Brentford drug dealer who deliberately mowed down a pedestrian

Umair Aziz was jailed for five years after a court heard how the 22-year-old ran down his victim following a dispute in a Kingston car park

10 Things you might not know about Brentford's Golden Mile

Links to BBC hit The Apprentice and a very royal barge revealed in our fun facts compilation.

Family-run convenience store in Isleworth nominated for national award

Best-One, in London Road, has been shortlisted in two categories for the Independent Achievers Academy awards

Birthday drama unwraps hidden family tensions

Happy Birthday Sunita, starring Bollywood great Shabana Azmi, makes up for in spirit what it lacks in subtlety

Free lessons from world beating dancer in Isleworth this weekend

Former World Jive Champion Neil Kelly will help you get your Latin groove on this Saturday

Almost business as usual for Boston Manor Park.

Most of the police guarding the site where body of convicted murderer was found hanged a week ago have now left.

Golden Mile plans 'good for business' in Brentford but congestion 'crisis' must be tackled first

Brentford Chamber of Commerce broadly welcomes plans to revitalise the once-thriving strip along the A4 but says improvements to infrastructure are a priority

Hounslow's elderly to unveil art exhibit to commemorate centenary of the war

A three-month programme for people aged 60+ culminates in a display of arts and stories on October 23 in Feltham

Brentford Toy Library to close at the end of the year

The charity, which is used by hundreds of families, says it has reached the end of line two years after first warning it would have to shut due to a lack of funding

Five things to do in Hounslow

Get creative for the Big Draw, learn about Hounslow's past and meet Peppa Pig

Brentford a 'dumping ground' for new homes in Hounslow

Business leader says new transport links must be in place before more homes and offices are built along Brentford's Golden Mile

Nearly 30,000 new jobs and 1,600 homes planned along Brentford's Golden Mile

New rail links, a segregated cycle lane along the A4 and a boardwalk from Boston Manor tube station across the M4 and Grand Union Canal are among Hounslow Council's plans to revive the strip's fortunes

New station at heart of plans to restore shine to Brentford's Golden Mile

These pictures show how the stretch of the Great West Road between Brentford and Chiswick would look under Hounslow Council's plans to revive the business district

Brentford footballers back Stoptober campaign

Footballers, mascots, NHS advisors and councillor Sachin Gupta urge smokers to kick the habit as part of Stoptober campaign

Quartet of Hounslow schools win entry to Gold Club

Lampton School, The Heathland School, Lionel Primary and Grove Park Primary are all praised by Boris Johnson for helping more deprived students flourish

Brentford and Isleworth MP Mary Macleod at an anti Third Runway rally

Mary Macleod MP: Two world class airports are better than one for growth and jobs

Mary Macleod , Conservative MP for Brentford & Isleworth, sets out her thinking on the debate about whether to extend Heathrow or Gatwick airports.

New blow to Chelsea FC's chances of Twickenham Stadium move

Twickenham councillors promise to take 'all measures available' to prevent Chelsea moving in while Stamford Bridge is expanded

Feltham-based technology firm named best business in Hounslow.

Big wins too for Hounslow's Wild About Roofs and Chiswick's iBurbia Studios.

In pictures: Crowds lap up watery circus show Source in Hounslow's Bell Square

Waves of applause for acrobatic feats in drama inspired by London's forgotten waterways (photos by Vipul Sangoi)

Free car maintenance lesson for women in Hounslow

Female drivers can learn about looking after their cars at a free lesson next Monday (October 6) designed to boost their confidence

Photographer captures Brentford now and then in arresting image

Arron Strutt's photo of The Beehive pub now and in 1907 shows how little is has changed in more than a century

Burglars break into old Brentford police station

Crooks stole internal fixtures and fittings from the Met's former premises in Half Acre this afternoon

Science specialist primary school to open in Hounslow

Edison Primary School is due to open next September in the Cranford or Isleworth area after getting the go-ahead from the Department for Education

The search for Alice Gross: Timeline of the key events so far

Here is a timeline of the disappearance of 14-year-old Alice Gross.

New primary school gets green light to open in Brentford

Floreat Brentford Primary School is due to open next September, with a site in Commerce Road the preferred location, after being approved by the Department for Education

Brentford primary school blessed as building reopens one year after devastating fire

Bishop of Kensington leads a rededication service for St Paul's Church of England Primary School

Music and dance marks unveiling of new-look Brentford Market Place

Children's rides were also available alongside the usual marketplace yesterday to mark the completion of the historic square's makeover


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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