Education

Education

Here you will find the latest news on West London's schools, academies and further education colleges, plus the area's prominent universities, Brunel and the University of West London. A baby boom in recent years has seen the demand for school places soar, triggering a rapid expansion of local schools and free schools coming on stream to keep up.

Five-year-olds in Hounslow 'being left behind'

"Shocking" figures show children on path to "a lifetime of inequality and denied opportunity"

GCSE and A level results: Everything you need to know before results day

When are the results released? What do I do if I don't get the grades I need? How do I retake an exam? We answer all your questions here

Many five-year-olds failing to meet expected standards

Nearly 40,000 children aged five were found not to have achieved the standard expected by the Government’s Early Years Foundational Stage framework in London

'Ridiculous' plans for new school on Brentford park move a step closer

But opponents claim a covenant restricting the land's use could stand in way of the new school

Permanent home found for new Marylebone Boys' School

It will open as part of the Paddington Basin regeneration scheme in September 2017

Education in Pictures

Universities

Hillingdon Business Expo: All you need to know about the event

Hillingdon Business Expo takes place at Brunel University on Thursday July 9

Three women left 'frightened' by man's 'revolting actions' on Brunel University campus

Rajan Naveed, 21, touched one woman's breast and punched another on the university campus late at night

Top award for University of Westminster lecturer

University of Westminster Dr Mark Clements (centre)
Dr Mark Clements says the Teacher of the Year award is good news for the university and its students

Schools & Academies

QPR boss dispenses with ex-Chelsea keeper and promotes legend’s brother

Gallen in, Hitchcock out, as Rs ring the backroom changes

GCSE and A level results: Everything you need to know before results day

When are the results released? What do I do if I don't get the grades I need? How do I retake an exam? We answer all your questions here

Dukes Meadows to host tennis school festival

More than 500 primary school pupils will battle it out on the courts for a chance to represent Hounslow in the Schools Games

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Journalists

Salina Patel
Hounslow
Katherine Clementine
Uxbridge
Danya Bazaraa
Ealing
Goolistan Cooper
Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea, Westminster
Nathan Spendelow
Harrow and Brent
Robert Cumber
Hounslow
Camilla Horrox
Ealing
Matt Lewis
Sports Reporter
Tom Moore
Sports Reporter
Tim Street
Deputy Sports Editor
Paul Warburton
Sports Reporter