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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

Pro theatre performer from Hayes giving back to community

Lauren Stroud, who has toured the UK with shows including Wicked and Dance 'Til Dawn, now wants to inspire the next generation back home

Teenager from Hayes missing for over a week

Hakim Simmons, 14, has not been seen since telling his mother he was going out on the morning of Monday, March 30

AFC Hayes raises £1,000 for teenage player who suffered stroke

AFC Hayes player Jac Rush, 17, had been on track to turn professional when he suffered a stroke in December last year, but may now never play again

Armed police in Hayes after reports of man 'waving firearm'

Armed police swooped on Kingshill Avenue, near Hayes Rugby Club, on Saturday night to reports of a man waving a gun

Lee Nelson hails Beck Theatre in Hayes 'lucky legends' before gig

Emily Chudy talks to comedy star Lee Nelson about his upcoming tour Suited & Booted which stops in Hayes next week

Police hunt three men wanted for crimes in Hillingdon

Officers are appealing for help to trace Hamad Alatteaby, Lee McDonald and Kyronne Flanders

Thugs attack employee at Hayes bookmakers 'after he asked for ID'

Police said up to six men began punching and kicking the 25-year-old following a "verbal altercation"

VAT fraudsters laundered £4m using dead colleague's account

The gang members, all from London, have been jailed for 20 years in total

'Mindless' graffiti vandals tag ambulance

The culprits sprayed the vehicle while it was parked overnight at Hayes Ambulance Station, sparking a torrent of abuse from outraged Twitter users

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Jail for pair who tried to help one of Sabrina Moss's killers

Reid Daniel, from Hayes, and Mathew Bouzemada, from Harlesden, were each jailed for three years for perverting the course of justice

Hammer smash-and-grab at Hayes pawnbrokers

Police are hunting four suspects, who fled on motorcycles, after snatching jewellery from a window display

Hayes teenager Eronita Bequiri with rising British actor Taron Egerton

Hayes teenager interviews The Kingsman star Taron Egerton

Eronia Bequiri meets the Welsh star a month after interviewing stars at the BAFTAs

Work on new Hayes and Harlington station to begin in spring

Plans for the new glass and steel structure, which is scheduled to take 18 months to build, have been approved by Hillingdon Council

Best places to go for afternoon tea this Mother's Day

Mother's day is just around the corner, and what better way to show your mum you care than by taking her for afternoon tea in a beautiful café? Here are our favourites.

Hayes pub shut down after bar stools used in fight

The Blue Lagoon, in Wood End, was served with a three-month closure order following the most recent brawl, which happened on Saturday (March 7)

Hillingdon primary school dancers dazzle audience

Around 100 pupils aged between five and 15 took part in the third Yeading Cluster Schools Dance Festival

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Men who helped protect Sabrina Moss killer face prison

Police say Reid Daniel and Mathew Bouzemada are likely to get jail time for their part in the cover-up

Real ale festival heads to pubs in Hillingdon

Brewers from around the world have produced beers using British hops


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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