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Man wanted for GBH at Hayes pub

Police are searching for 22-year-old Michael Shehu after an incident at The Blue Lagoon pub in Hayes

Domestic abuser jailed for metal bar attack

Police found the victim covered in blood and locked in a room with his pregnant wife, both fearing for their safety

MP calls for action against Hayes asphalt plant over 'acrid smells'

Hayes & Harlington MP John McDonnell has demanded Hillingdon Council shut down the Heathrow Asphalt plant unless operator FM Conway Ltd controls pollution

Superheroes surprise son of tragic Hayes mum Faye Norris on his birthday

Faye Norris, who died in January following a horrific crash, used to dress up and surprise Harley at school every year on his birthday

Mistake on new sign outside Hayes Asda causes stir

Hayes residents have been ridiculing the sign company blunder... Can you spot the mistake?

Crime increase in Hillingdon was the 'worst in Metropolitan Police areas' - admits borough commander

Hillingdon borough commander Nick Downing said: “Yes, the increase was significant [but] there are a number of factors"

Armed robbers from Hayes jailed for string of attacks on bookmakers

The trio held up eight betting shops in 17 days, stealing thousands of pounds and leaving workers and customers "shaken"

Hughie Dixon's live music round-up: 'Faers are certainly deserving of a decent break'

Planning to let your hair down this weekend? Check out  Hughie Dixon's  latest round-up of live music in and around Hillingdon borough

Voting results: Who is in and who is out after the election in west London?

What are the General Election results? Who won the election? Who's in and who's out? Find out all you need to know from all the west London constituencies here

Hayes & Harlington constituency results

See the election results for Hayes & Harlington here

Hayes FM election debate turns into candidate Twitter spat

The UKIP candidate for Hayes & Harlington had a lot to say about his Labour opponent on social media

Burger King delivery trial launched in Acton

Could you get a yummy burger delivered to your door? Burger King trial a new delivery service in west London

Dangerous skin-lightening creams seized from Hayes shops

Cosmetic products containing mercury can cause foetal abnormalities when used by pregnant women and can even affect people psychologically if used in high doses

Candidates unite against Heathrow third runway at Hayes & Harlington hustings

All candidates spoke out against Heathrow Airport expansion plans to audience members who may lose their homes if third runway goes ahead

Northolt robber who held knife during 'terrifying' car hi-jacking jailed

Police vowed to "pursue those who blight communities" after aggravated robber Shakeel was jailed

Thugs smash bottle over victims' heads to steal inhaler

Shakil Ruel McCrea, 18, was jailed for 14 years, having also robbed a house using an imitation handgun, while a 17-year-old boy awaits sentencing

Hillingdon councillor runs London Marathon - his 153rd - for local charity

The Yeading ward councillor, Jagjit Singh, hopes to raise £2,000 after his London Marathon efforts

Fire damages warehouse in Uxbridge

Investigators are looking into the cause of the blaze in Arundel Road

Rapist who violently beat victim jailed for eight years

Police have praised the victim, a woman in her 20s, for her bravery in helping to bring her attacker to justice

Family of crash victim Faye Norris speak of 'justice' after boyfriend driver jailed

The sister of mother-of-one Faye Norris said of the sentencing: “It's not going to bring her back. But we've got some sort of justice”

Meet the pram man who ran Hillingdon Half Marathon with his BABY in buggy

Pardip Singh had an extraordinary and inspirational reason for including his seven-month-old in the 13.1-mile race...

Guys and Dolls at Beck Theatre is sassy and vibrant

Classic musical Guys and Dolls came to Hayes this weekend. Barbara Fisher reviews the "faultless" play

Carl Morris has been jailed after causing the death of Hayes mum Faye Norris in Harrow during the Christmas period

Boyfriend jailed for causing death of Hayes mum in Harrow horror crash

Carl Morris pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous driving earlier and a litany of other motoring offences

British Olympic weightlifter kicks Hayes into shape at open day

Botwell Leisure Centre hosts Olympic athlete and Royal Marine boxer for Hayes health kick

Asda confirms planned opening date for Hayes superstore

The long-awaited store is expected to open in July, providing a shot in the arm for the town's shopping scene and creating up to 300 jobs

Opening date for new Hayes Next confirmed as work begins

The retailer's new store will replace two of the company's existing outlets, within a mile of one another, creating a total of 47 jobs

Parents of teen who died after taking ecstasy launch school drugs classes

Daniel Spargo-Mabbs, 16, died from a fatal dose of MDMA at a rave in Hayes, prompting his parents to campaign for mandatory drugs education in schools

Planned Hayes business park set to create up to 175 jobs

The company behind the scheme has also recently lodged plans for a £75m business park in West Drayton, which is expected to create a further 650 jobs

Teenager found after more than week missing from Hayes

Police have thanked the media and the public for helping them trace 14-year-old Hakim Simmons, from Hayes

Blind woman issues warning following guide dog attack in Uxbridge

Jenny Ridout, 67, is afraid to return to the town, after her retriever Labrador-cross was mauled by another dog


Until the end of the 19th century, Hayes was an agricultural and brickmaking area. It was then developed as an industrial locality which also housed factory workers. Its development is typical of the Second Industrial Revolution – the creation of new light engineering industries on the edge of existing cities.

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