Motorcyclist 'fighting for his life' after crash in West Drayton

Police the motorcyclist aged his 30s was "thrown over the central reservation" into "southbound traffic"

'Unhappiness is spurring business boom in Hounslow' - claim

Dissatisfaction may help explain the high number of business start-ups in the borough, new research suggests

London's Air Ambulance treated 1,806 patients in 2014

London Air Ambulance treated more than 400 west London patients last year

The charity is hoping to raise £6 million for a second helicopter to support its vital life-saving work

August Bank Holiday: What's going on in west London

August bank holiday is just around the corner, and there are plenty of things to do all around west London!

Ealing maternity closure has brought 'positives' to Hillingdon

"It's been a positive thing for us because we've been able to put services into place that we've never been able to do before"

Housing crisis makes it 'impossible' for first-time buyers to save deposit

Latest figures from mayoral candidate Tessa Jowell's office reveals increase in number of years to save for a deposit in west London boroughs

Elderly man dies after serious crash in Uxbridge

A pedestrian, believed to be aged in his 90s, was taken to hospital where he died of his injuries, police said

London's worst commutes: Hellish roads with average rush-hour speeds of 3.8mph revealed

New figures show the average speed of cars on west London's worst rush-hour roads

Brentford legend's son is a world champion

Terry Evans' lad is taking taekwondo by storm

Uxbridge employment on rise and looks set to continue

Those seeking jobs in Hillingdon borough are set for a bright future with work experience opportunities and new retailers coming to town

The cast of The Hired Man rehearse on Tuesday, August 4

Hillingdon Musical Society presents The Hired Man

The amateur musical society has been performing for the past 60 years

Boris Johnson gets 'into the swing' of golf

Crowds cheered on the Uxbridge & South Ruislip MP watching his "hit and miss" golf lesson in Hillingdon, accidentally hitting a cameraman in the process!

Marwais Kakar will be sentenced next month

Man sentenced for lying to police in Uxbridge murder investigation

Marwais Kakar, 34, intentionally misled detectives looking into the murder Redwan El-Ghaidouni

'Frightening' truth of Hillingdon's youth mental health services

One parent is desperate for her daughter to get help: "You wouldn’t treat a child that was sick with cancer in the same way”

ACS Hillingdon Class of 2015

Exam success for ACS Hillingdon students

The class of 2015 received their International Baccalaureate Diploma and Advanced Placement studies

Thousands of west London homes at risk under government housing plans

London Mayoral candidate Sadiq Khan has launched an online petition to get the government to pledge no homes will be sold-off without a guaranteed replacement nearby first

Hounslow 'second most miserable' place to live in Britain

Brent and Harrow are the country's third and fourth glummest areas, according to Rightmove's annual Happy at Home Index

Man in critical condition after M4 collision

Officers were called at around 3.10am this morning, (Saturday, August 8) to reports of a collision on the westbound carriageway of the M4 approaching Junction 4 in Hillingdon.

Minor west London roads see thousands of HGVs every day

The findings for west London are according to traffic counts from the Department for Transport

Jobs: The new Ocado delivery hub in Hillingdon is set to create around 200 new jobs

New Hillingdon Ocado delivery hub creates 200 jobs

The online supermarket has announced plans for a new 56,947sq-ft delivery hub in Hillingdon which will create hundreds of new jobs

Southwark Crown Court

Crooked mortgage broker from Hillingdon lied to escape tax

Mortgage arranger Asim Hussain, from Hillingdon, lied about his profits to evade corporation tax and spent the cash on his mortgage and a home in Dubai

House prices rising fast in Hillingdon

Now may be the best time to sell your home in Uxbridge, with figures showing that Hillingdon is second in England and Wales when it comes to house price increases

Hillingdon CCG warn women to be breast cancer aware

Dr Ian Goodman, chair of Hillingdon Clinical Commissioning Group, said: "You are never too old to get breast cancer"

NHS Trust apologises for 'inadequate' mental health services in Hillingdon

The CQC found some patients were forced to sleep on sofas due to a shortage of beds

Three west London nature reserves receive Green Flag award

Gunnersbury Triangle to host 30th anniversary celebrations, Crane Park Island to offer free guided walks, and butterfly spotting at Yeading Brook Meadows to celebrate

Find out the vainest area of west London

Can you guess which borough is the vainest? We can tell you!

Number of children injured on west London roads rises

Which boroughs saw the most kids hurt in road accidents last year?

Family fishing fun days come to Hillingdon

This summer, Hillingdon Council are offering two family fishing days, where you can try your hand at a new, fun sport for free!

Seven week old Connie is looking for a new home

Whimpering puppy found abandoned underneath traffic cone in Hillingdon

Poor Connie is looking for a new home after she was heartlessly and cruelly dumped in a tiny space the width of a football

London Assembly member accuses government of 'stealing' £90m for new council homes

Dr Sahota has called on the Government to return the funding to the council to enable them to build the homes which are "so desperately needed"


Hillingdon is a suburban area within the London Borough of Hillingdon. It was an ancient parish in Middlesex that originally included Uxbridge. It has formed part of Greater London since 1965. Most of the area is represented as the Hillingdon East ward within the local authority

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