How we use Cookies

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

Paddleboarders and kayakers take to the Thames at Kew Bridge for TideFest

A treasure hunt, tours of Isleworth Ait and fishing and sailing competitions were among the other activities taking place along the river yesterday

Hounslow MPs back air strikes on Islamic State in Iraq

Feltham & Heston MP Seema Malhotra says she made the decision 'with a heavy heart'

Decorex 2014 hailed a success on return to Syon Park home.

Thousands of visitors basked in the height of fashion and chic at four day event writes Norresa Perucho

exclusive

Interview: Olympic swimming champion Rebecca Adlington launches swim school

British Olympic swimmer launches Becky Adlington's Swim Stars for adults at Hilton London Syon Park hotel

Free music, film and dance in Brentford this weekend

A floating cinema will entertain crowds in Brentford Lock tonight, before a carnival of free music and dance marks the opening of the new-look Brentford Market Place on Sunday

Ealing Half Marathon starts and ends at Lammas Park

Ealing Half Marathon 2014 event preview: Experience the #EalingFeeling

The award-winning Ealing Half Marathon takes place this Sunday (September 28) with a record-breaking number of runners and supporters expected.

Graffiti-blighted wall in Brentford to get makeover ... from team of graffiti artists

Young offenders are being brought in to brighten up the towpath wall near Brentford Lock, and you can have your say about how the mural should look

Move to ban pigeon-feeding in Hounslow divides opinion

Responses range from 'about time' to 'what harm have they done?'

Shabana Azmi hopes new play will inspire women to follow their dreams

The Bollywood star believes Happy Birthday Sunita, coming to Watermans in Brentford next month, has an important message for audiences

Alice Gross's family: 'We cannot believe that Alice is not at home with us and every morning brings new agony.'

In a statement released by police ahead of a reconstruction of her last known movements, they appealed to Alice to 'come home where you belong.'

Video: Watch Thames Water works go wrong on Kew Bridge Road

Water giant says the issue has been dealt with and had no impact on customers

Learn more about the battle of Brentford and Turham Green

Join Hounslow history society for a journey back in time to 17th century Hounslow

Get carried away this weekend by Hounslow circus show inspired by London's river heritage

Source will be performed in Hounslow's Bell Square this Saturday, with a sneak preview taking place in Brentford today at 6.30pm

Ruth Cadbury, Labour candidate for Brentford & Isleworth

Brentford and Isleworth candidate backs Labour plans for 'mansion tax' to fund NHS

Labour parliamentary candidate Ruth Cadbury says NHS investment is needed but support must be provided for those on low income hit by the tax on £2 million-plus homes

Council helps low paid workers career progression

A £162,000 grant will provide skills training, qualifications, CV writing and more in new project for people in Hounslow

Whitton couple's advice on 60th wedding anniversary - never let an argument fester

Alf and Sylvia Croxford, who met at a youth club in Brentford and lived in Northfields for more than 40 years, celebrated their diamond anniversary with a family meal

Kingston Crown Court in Penrhyn Road

Man denies attempted murder in Brentford

Amish Kansagra was today remanded in custody and will appear for trial at Kingston Crown Court on December 8

Mercedes Benz are supplying the Ealing Half Marathon lead car

Mercedes to take the lead at the Ealing Half Marathon

Mercedes-Benz of Brentford will be supplying the lead car for this weekend's Ealing Half Marathon 13 mile race.

Visitors chuffed to meet Thomas the Tank Engine at steam museum.

Childrens' TV favourite was star attraction at Kew Bridge weekend writes Norresa Perucho.

Boris Johnson denies twitter reports of train attack by Brentford fan

This is twitter at its finest says mayor of london's spokeswoman.

Arnis Zalkalns' family in Latvia think he's dead

Mr Zalkalns, who was jailed in Latvia for killing ex-wife Rudite, 22, was caught on CCTV cycling at one of the spots where Alice was last seen.

updated

Convicted murderer Arnis Zalkalns lured wife to woods before bludgeoning her to death

The last day that Arnis Zalkalns was seen coincided with the day police announced they had found CCTV footage of Alice at Brentford Lock. The next morning Mr Zalklans left for work and has not been seen since.

Ballymore ready to face the music over Brentford town centre plan

Developer apologises for the two year delay but insists its scheme is the right one for the area.

Friday bus strike called off - but Monday's is still on

Bus strikes across the Capital have been cancelled on Friday but will still go ahead Monday, and we have details of services affected.

Walk: Join an autumn amble from Gunnersbury to Osterley.

Event is one of 40 taking place across the capital writes Norresa Perucho

exclusive

Family friend of Alice Gross suspect Arnis Zalkalns describes him as a 'quiet polite man'

A neighbour of the Latvian man being sought by police as a suspect in the disappearance of Alice Gross describes his horror at hearing recent revelations.

updated

Alice Gross suspect Arnis Zalkalns is a convicted murderer and 'could pose a risk to the public'

Police searching for 14-year-old Alice Gross are treating a 41-year-old man with a murder conviction as a suspect in her disappearance.

Brentford

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.

Get West London Tweets

In This Week's Paper

Cycle
route
role in
man's
death

 

Journalists

Steve Bax
Digital Editor, Get West London
Danya Bazaraa
Ealing, Acton Greenford and Northolt
Paul Bishop
Sports Editor
Caitlin Black
Pinner, Hatch End. Harrow Weald, Stanmore, Edgware, Queensbury and Kenton
Alix Culbertson
Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea
Robert Cumber
Hounslow, Heston and Isleworth, Chiswick
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