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North-west London fracking firm boss: 'We want as minimal disruption as possible'

London Local Energy has applied to the Department of Energy and Climate Change to drill down into two National Grid areas covering 1m people across Harrow, Brent, Hillingdon, Ealing, Kensington and Chelsea, Westminster, Hammersmith and Fulham, Barnet and Camden boroughs

Concerned parents urge Harrow Council to not close children's centres... but they've already been given 'notice to quit'

The 'Take Part' consultation has been labelled 'a meaningless stunt' after four centres were given notice to quit two weeks before a consultation on cuts has ended

Dracula parking spot in Wembley Tesco causes a stir ahead of Halloween

Glow in the dark parking space has been frightening customers ever since it mysteriously appeared

Gang who hid guns, heroin and crack cocaine in a public park are jailed for 70 years

Police found a sawn-off shotgun, a revolver, a pistol, a de-activated revolver and thousands of pounds worth of drugs buried in the park.

Burglar who stabbed elderly woman in face with screwdriver is jailed

Patrick O’Leary, 21, of Carmelite Road, Harrow Weald, was jailed for eight years for a burglary in which he stabbed the elderly victim in the face
Patrick O’Leary, 21, of Carmelite Road, Harrow Weald, narrowly missed his victim's eye when he violently thrust the tool into her cheek
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Injury-hit Harrow Borough ready for second FA Cup crack against Basingstoke Town

Assistant manager Darron Wilkinson says side have earned another chance to progress to first round of competition

FA Cup draw produces lipsmacking derby provided...

The 17th tie out of the FA Cup perspex container was the one to catch west London interest.

Wealdstone winger didn't hesitate when crossing the divide

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Former Harrow star Lucien had no worries about switching from red to blue

Belly dancing breast cancer survivor from Chiswick taking her one-woman show to Morocco

Yvette Cowles charity cabaret performance will help provide free education in Marrakech

What's on for Half Term: Get pelted at the Brunel University 'colour dash'

#colourdash at Brunel University in aid of Michael Sobell Hospice
Here are a few more suggestions of places to go to entertain kids and teenagers during half term week.

Thursday's weather: Murky but very mild early on

After a mild start, expect warmer weather later and temperatures of up to 19C.

Concerned parents urge Harrow Council to not close children's centres... but they've already been given 'notice to quit'

The 'Take Part' consultation has been labelled 'a meaningless stunt' after four centres were given notice to quit two weeks before a consultation on cuts has ended

Ex-NHS manager's community cafe plan for Hatch End Station submitted to Harrow Council

Plans for a coffee shop at Hatch End Station have been submitted to Harrow Council for approval exclusive
Commuters could pick up hot drinks and snacks at a coffee shop planned by former NHS senior manager Adam Mackintosh to open in Hatch End Station's former bike store

Wembley shisha lounge bosses fined for allowing smoking inside enclosed premises

Fayrouz Lounge in Neeld Parade, Wembley
Second time in a year the owner of Fayrouz Lounge in Neeld Parade, Wembley, has been found guilty of breaking the smoke-free laws

Snell strike not enough as Wealdstone bow out of the Middlesex County Cup

Youth football round-up also featuring Headstone Manor, Acton Ealing Whistlers and Denham United Ladies

England call-up for Harrow spinner Ravi Patel

Former Harrow St Mary's ace called into Lions squad for triangular tournament

Homecoming for ex-Millwall and Norwich City stars

Ward brothers return to their first youth football club for charity game on Sunday

Harrow

Harrow is the largest district in northwest London. It has a large town centre boasting two shopping centres and shops throughout Station Road and College Road. It is home to a University of Westminster campus and is widely known for Harrow School, and Harrow County School.

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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