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Explore magical setting at island artists' colony in Brentford this weekend

You can meet the artists on Johnsons Island and enjoy live music, plus roast chestnuts and other festive treats, during an open weekend

Teen drug dealer caught with heroin and cocaine at McDonald's in Hounslow

Kacey Selfe, of Brentford, is due to be sentenced after admitting two counts of possession with intent to supply class A drugs

Festive markets, carol singing and giant flowers bringing Christmas cheer to Hounslow

Check out the line-up of Christmas events planned across the borough, beginning with this Saturday's lights switch-on in Hounslow High Street

Mobster-themed Brentford café Goodfillas celebrates first anniversary

'Ball breaking jerk chicken' and 'wise guy wiener' are among the homemade sandwiches on sale at café in Ealing Road

Tyrone Durrant

Ex-QPR player launches football academy in memory of murdered Southall 20-year-old

Former QPR FC youth player Tyrone Durant has set up the Jamie Sanderson Academy to teach professional football in memory of his close friend who was fatally stabbed.

Volunteering opportunities for school leavers in west London

Young people in Hounslow, Ealing, Hammersmith and Fulham, Uxbridge and Harrow aged 18 to 25 thinking of a gap year in 2015/16 should attend City Year London's open house next week

Silence from developer over plans for 42-storey 'Gateway' tower at Chiswick Roundabout

The Galliard Group fails to confirm reports that the proposed Octopus building could be ditched in favour of what would be easily the borough's tallest structure

Last surviving member of Brentford cycling club dies aged 103

Lily Schopman's nephew tells how she and fellow riders at Brentford Wheelers would plot how to get round a police ban on road racing in the 1930s and 40s

In pictures: Feltham lantern parade and lights switch on

Primary schoolchildren light up Feltham with lanterns and entertain crowds with festive singing before Circus Suburbia's magical glow show finale

Ealing doctor spared jail after not declaring £700,000 worth of income

Khaled Yasin, 64, from Ealing has been sentenced to two years imprisonment, suspended for two years.and ordered to complete a 200 hour community punishment order.

Khaled Yasin was found guilty of eight charges of Cheating the Public Revenue

Brentford GP who worked for Met Police is convicted of eight counts of evading tax

Khaled Yasin, who also worked as a forensic medical examiner for the Met Police, had under-declared his earnings by £700,000 to avoid paying tax.

Brentford boat dwellers facing eviction speak out in new video

Members of the boating community at Watermans Park have made their case against a new marina to former Take a Break editor John Dale

New police counter could open at Hounslow Civic Centre

Members of the public would be able to report crimes while accessing council services, under the plans

A guide to panto in west London

Check our handy list to see which pantomimes and other festive shows are coming to a stage near you this Christmas

Get yourself fully equipped for Christmas in Brentford

Local church group hoping to make their first community event a festive hit

Bees switch to a new sweeper system

Match day litter picks helping to keep streets around Griffin Park clean.

Duchess of Cambridge attends SportsAid workshop for Olympic hopefuls in Brentford

Pregnant Kate takes a series of tests at GSK Human Performance Lab where she met teenage athletes who hope to compete in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo

Support independent businesses in Hounslow this Christmas

MP Mary Macleod urges people to take up the Keep Trade Local Challenge and support Small Business Saturday

Catch the Moody Blues' favourite tribute band in Brentford this weekend

Simply Moodies, who played at a birthday party for members of the original group, will appear at the Six Bells pub this Saturday

Heathrow grant to inspire 3,000 young people in west London

Hounslow, Ealing and Hillingdon's youth to benefit from community projects following launch night in Brentford on Monday (Nov 10)

Hounslow Homes 'gagging order' over complaint which could affect hundreds of people on Brentford Towers estate

Joseph Jones claims he has been prevented from speaking out about a complaint which could affect heating charges for all 528 households in the high-rise blocks

TV's Katy Hill supports best baby changing room campaign which has Brentford nomination

Snakes and Ladders in Syon Park is among favourites up for Sudocrem's national award

What to do in Hounslow this weekend and beyond

From creating your dream toy out of old action figures destined for the dump to watching Fred Astaire and Rita Hayworth in golden oldie You’ll Never Get Rich, here's our pick of upcoming events around the borough

Fiery finale promised for Winter Lights show in Hounslow

A lantern parade and fire and light show will mark the illumination of Hounslow's Christmas lights later this month

Brentford street dance instructor awarded for helping steer youths away from crime

Torron-Lee Dewar, who runs Alliance Dance Unit, won the south-east region category in last night's Family Heroes Awards 2014

Design MP's winning Christmas card to be sent to the Prime Minister

Create an artistic drawing or take the perfect winter snapshot for a chance to win MP Mary Macleod's competition.

Free event explores how to do business with Hounslow council

Small and medium-sized businesses invited to learn all about the tendering process

Aviation minister visits Hounslow primary school to witness lessons under the flight path

MP Mary Macleod, who accompanied Robert Goodwill on his tour of Chatsworth Primary School yesterday, said there is 'no doubt' being near Heathrow has a negative impact on learning

Crumbling stretch of Hounslow High Street transformed to create 101 new homes

Apartments are now on sale at the £23.1 million complex at the east end of the shopping parade

New Brentford pub is put in its place after Kew slip-up

One Over the Ait changes its location to Brentford on its website after a furious backlash when it claimed to be in Kew


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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Paul Bishop
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Caitlin Black
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Alix Culbertson
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Robert Cumber
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Zoe Drewett
Uxbridge, Ruislip, Eastcote, Hayes, Harlington & West Drayton
Alan Hayes
News Editor, Uxbridge Gazette
Camilla Horrox
Ealing, Southall, West Ealing and Hanwell
Matt Lewis
Sports Reporter
Chris Longhurst
News Editor, Hounslow Chronicle
Mhairi Macfarlane
News Editor, Harrow and Wembley Observer
Jacob Murtagh
Sports Reporter
Salina Patel
Hounslow, Feltham, Bedfont and Hanworth
Ian Proctor
News Editor, Harrow and Wembley Observer
Hannah Raven
Uxbridge, Harefield, Northwood, Northwood Hills
Michael Russell
News Editor, Ealing, Fulham, Kensington and Westminster
John Shammas
Rayners Lane, South Harrow, North Harrow, Harrow on the Hill, Wealdstone and Wembley
Mort Smith
Community Editor, Uxbridge Gazette
Tim Street
Deputy Sports Editor
Paul Warburton
Sports Reporter