Industry experts praise Hayes Global Academy media college

Among the endorsements is Baroness Floella Benjamin and media industry experts

Special Constable of the Year disarmed samurai sword-wielder in Hayes

Brave Special Constable George Brown disarmed a wanted man with just his baton, 18 hours after starting his shift

'Wonky veg' boxes being trialled at Asda's west London branches

The misshapen or blemished produce championed by Jamie Oliver is available in selected stores at a 30% discount

Hillingdon man pens crime novel - inspired by Hayes

Neal Bircher had Hayes town in mind as he wrote his first published novel - Love Sex Work Murder

Teen appears at Old Bailey over Hayes park murder

A plea hearing date has been set for the 16-year-old defendant, accused of murdering Harjit Singh Dulai


MOPAC secures further funding to tackle knife crime across London

Caroline Pidgeon AM welcomes Mayor's decision to extend support to youth charities and anonymised data sharing on violent offences across London's emergency departments

Fresh appeal for bus assault suspect as teen girl hands herself in after Hillingdon attack

Police are still looking for a 34-year-old male who allegedly attacked his victim on an N207 bus and left them unconscious on the same day

Man to take on London Marathon in crocodile costume

Pardip Singh Minhas is preparing to run both the London Marathon and the Hillingdon Half Marathon in a full crocodile costume

Uxbridge and Hayes families wanted for Channel 4 TV show 'The Three Day Nanny'

Nanny Kathryn Mewes will attempt to overcome children's behavioural challenges on Channel 4's The Three Day Nanny

Police revisiting Hayes park murder scene one week on for witness appeal

Police investigating the murder of Harjit Singh Dulai, stabbed in Rosedale Park, are urgently seeking witnesses to come forward

Close friend speaks out after suicide inquest verdict

Janet Deardon has inspired friend Andrew Samuels to raise awareness about mental health, after she took her own life in 2014

Hayes GP in special measures after damning inspection report

CQC inspectors found "significant areas of concern" and will now receive support to improve

Murder investigation: Hayes stab victim Harjit Singh Dulai

Young teen to appear in court over Harjit Singh Dulai murder

The 16-year-old was charged by police and is due to appear at Wimbledon Youth Court on Tuesday (February 2)

Appeal for information continues following Hayes murder

Police investigating the murder of Harjit Singh Dulai in Hayes continue to appeal for information

Gang members used innocent victims' details to obtain £3m worth of Wonga loans

Members of the "criminal outfit" helped bank the cash made from taking out up to 19,000 loans, leaving victims facing repayment charges

Murder investigation: 44-year-old Harjit Singh Dulai from Uxbridge died as a result of a stab wound on January 27

Young teen arrested in connection with Hayes park murder investigation

The 16-year-old was arrested on Sunday (January 31) in connection with the murder of 44-year-old Harjit Singh Dulai from Uxbridge

Police renew calls for information following Hayes park murder

They want to speak to a man who helped direct paramedics to the scene of the stabbing on January 27

Walk the length of the River Crane, from Isleworth to Harrow

A guided walk, taking place over three legs, will begin in Isleworth, where the river meets the Thames, on Saturday January 30

Competition: Win a pair of tickets to see Back to Bacharach at The Beck Theatre, Hayes

Back to Bacharach is a musical celebrating the work of one of the most accomplished popular composers of the 20th Century... Win tickets here!

Murder arrests made as police release image of Hayes stab victim

Police are still eager to speak to people with information, especially a dog walker who assisted paramedics

Hayes murder investigation: Stab victim named as 44-year-old Uxbridge man

The man who died after being found with stab wounds in Hayes has been named as Harjit Singh Dulai

Murder investigation launched after man stabbed in Hayes park

Police believe the victim went to the park to meet someone and police need to know what happened next

Drivers fined after Crossrail construction blocks Hayes station drop-off

Crossrail construction has meant a drop-off roundabout at the station has been blocked off leaving drivers with nowhere to legally turn around

Hayes and Harlington eighth highest place in UK for illegal immigrants getting deported

Exclusive figures have shown Hayes and Harlington to be the highest area in west London for deportations

Plane Stupid trial: Shunned 'expert witness' hits out at judge

Nic Ferriday, of west London Friends of the Earth, called the decision not to hear his evidence 'very suspicious'

EMI are taking a trip down memory lane at Hayes Old Vinyl Factory

EMI want to make sure their historic home in Hayes is not forgotten by hosting a reunion

Family returned from holiday to find their dog RE-HOMED

The family arrived back from their trip away to find not only had their border terrier had gone missing - but now had a completely new home

CCTV reveals Hillingdon bus attack suspect who left victim unconscious

A man and a woman are wanted after two serious assaults on N207 and 427 buses

Shadow Chancellor John MCDonnell barred from giving evidence at Heathrow protesters' trial

District Judge Wright deemed the Shadow Chancellor's evidence 'irrelevant' as the last of the 13 defendants took to the stand on day three of the trial

John McDonnell MP to give evidence at Plane Stupid Heathrow third runway protest trial

A Plane Stupid activist confirmed the Shadow Chancellor is set to appear on Friday


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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