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Laughter all around on World Book Day

Children of all ages from Brentford, Feltham and Kensington were among many in west London to celebrate World Book Day on Thursday

West London buyers offered 20% off new Brentford flats

Discounted apartments available from £280,000 at Brentford's Great West Quarter, which is home to "one of Europe's largest indoor vertical gardens"

Public inquiry may be needed to secure land for Brentford FC's new stadium

First Industrial, which owns an office block on the site, is understood to be the last landowner standing in the way of the Bees' new ground

Brentford FC hotshot found guilty of handling stolen goods

Academy graduate Montell Moore, who signed a three-year contract with the Bees last August, was fined £500

Victorian church and historic Sunday school to become homes

Conversion of St George's Church and neighbouring hall in Brentford is approved a decade after they were earmarked for demolition

Brentford houseboat owner to sail solo to Grenada for charity

James Muggoch plans to cross the Atlantic in a yacht, which he will then donate to local sea scouts to give them a leg up into the maritime industry

Indian Summers star turns director and brings show to Brentford

Lillete Dubey, who can be seen on Channel 4 in Indian Summers, directs Boiled Beans on Toast, at Brentford's Watermans arts centre

New UKIP candidate is champion canoeist and former police inspector

Richard Hendron, who defected from the Tories two years ago, has been chosen to represent UKIP in Brentford and Isleworth

All parties should have quotas for ethnic minority candidates, says MP hopeful

Godson Azu, standing for the All People's Party in Brentford and Isleworth, also backs a third runway at Heathrow

'Iconic' Routemaster buses getting new lease of life in west London

A vehicle which was chopped in half to appear on the zombie movie 28 Days Later is the latest restoration project for the Brentford bus hire firm, RedRoutemaster

Police name man whose body was found in Brentford bin

A post-mortem examination found Polish man, 47-year-old Marek Cuprys, died from crush injuries

Mary Macleod with the Chancellor, Rt Hon. George Osborne MP

Mary Macleod MP: Listening to you; delivering for you

Mary Macleod , Conservative MP for Brentford & Isleworth, sets out her record ahead of the general election, in her latest getwestlondon column

Tottenham midfielder reflects on Bournemouth goal and discusses Warburton departure

Pritchard believes practice makes perfect with free-kicks and backs Warburton to succeed

In pictures: Under-par Chelsea drop points against Burnley

Re-live all the action as the Blues dropped points at home against Burnley

Half-price riverside flats available in Brentford

The new apartments beside Kew Bridge are available from £236,940 to first-time buyers living or working in the borough of Hounslow

Illegal rave in Brentford attracts up to 900 revellers

Ravers crossed train tracks to get to disused offices, where they took the legal high laughing gas, say police

Body found at Brentford dump: 'Man's legs were sticking out the side of a container'

Police believe they know the identity of the man, reported to be in his 30s, whose body was found in a bin at the Brentford waste depot this week

Lib Dem candidate ready to fight 'stale' Labour and Conservatives in Brentford

Joe Bourke, chosen to stand in Brentford and Isleworth, has served as a director of Brentford FC

Foodies Festival coming to Syon Park this summer

Gastronomes will be able to get tips from and sample food by the likes of TV chef Aldo Zilli and MasterChef winner Ping Coombes this May

Body found at a dump in Brentford, police confirm

Officers are searching the area after the grisly discovery at a waste depot on Thursday afternoon

Twitter tears as demolition begins for huge Brentford development

Protesters bemoan the destruction of a dilapidated Georgian building, which is among those making way for nearly 900 waterside homes

Parliamentary hopeful vows to continue fight against Heathrow expansion

Ruth Cadbury, Labour candidate for Brentford and Isleworth, also called for runway alternation to be bound in law

Brentford school to receive share of £2bn government education fund

Headteacher Kevin Burke and MP Mary Macleod delighted secondary school for boys will get a slice of the funding


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

Brentford star has message for fans after shock Charlton loss

Dallas determined to put shock Charlton result behind Bees ahead of Bournemouth

Conservative MP for Brentford & Isleworth, Mary Macleod

Anti-arms trade campaigners criticise MPs for attending lavish industry dinner

Brentford & Isleworth MP Mary Macleod defends her presence at ADS event, saying the sector contributes a huge amount to UK economy

Video: Watch Brentford suffer a day to forget at lowly Charlton

Re-live a nightmare day for the Bees as Charlton take the points

In pictures: Meek Brentford go down without a whimper at Charlton

Re-live all the action from a day to forget for the Bees

Water bonanza on the cards for elderly Brentford tenants

Sheltered housing occupants in Brentford could be owed thousands of pounds by Thames Water after overpaying their water rates for years

Mark Warburton explains Benham dialogue as statement over Brentford future expected

Manager and owner remain in regular contact, despite Bees boss facing axe


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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