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Marked police car in Hillingdon crash

A helicopter circled the area above Long Lane in Hillingdon after several police cars were seen speeding down it

Hundreds sign petition against 'cruise ship' development

Residents are not happy with the current plans to replace Tommy Flynns pub, in Hillingdon, with a 30-flat complex

Hillingdon cyber crime project first of its kind in UK

Police have launched workshops to teach elderly and vulnerable people how to avoid online scams, in a project soon to be rolled out across west London

West London hospitality graduates secure hotel jobs near Heathrow

Mayors of Hounslow and Hillingdon congratulate 14 youngsters on passing Hospitality in Heathrow programme

Motorcycle crash led to 65 years of marriage for couple

What could have been a tragic day turned out to be the beginning of a wonderful relationship for Lew and Helen Collett

Autism's Got Talent 2015: Hundreds enjoy talent showcase

Performing arts helps autistic children and adults "overcome past ordeals" and "boosts their confidence", says Anna Kennedy OBE

Middlesex Day: Intriguing history of Middlesex revealed

For Middlesex Day, we look back at the county's long history and at the ongoing battle to preserve its name

Boris Johnson supports homelessness #ItCouldBeMe campaign

The Mayor of London and new Uxbridge & South Ruislip MP was on hand to help launch the Uxbridge Big SleepOut event

Police investigate sex assault allegations at Hillingdon school

One parent told getwestlondon: "It started with one allegation, then other children came forward about the same suspect."

Nature lovers needed to help spruce up river

Volunteers wanted to help wildlife flourish along the River Crane in Hounslow

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"

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

Hughie Dixon's live music round-up: 'Things are looking up in West Drayton'

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

Pub quiz: Test your knowledge of Uxbridge pubs

We've scoured pubs from Uxbridge, Ruislip, Eastcote and Harefield, how many have you visited?

More than 2,500 west London students get the 'Heathrow Challenge'

During the half-day event, Heathrow engineering apprentices helped students build their own version of the Terminal 5 Track Transit System

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

Feeding pigeons could be banned in Hillingdon under 'bird-brained' law

Hillingdon Council also wants to prohibit using remote-controlled cars in open spaces and failing to leave any park by closing time, among other activities

Hughie Dixon's live music round-up: Britain's Got Talent is no true measure of actual talent

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

Fire damages warehouse in Uxbridge

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

Stark rise in number of west Londoners using food banks

The number has skyrocketed by nearly a third over the past year, to more than 14,000, while across the UK a record 1m now rely on free food handouts

Man jailed for 'brutal' rape of 'complete stranger' in Hillingdon

Abdul Bah 32, was sentenced to nine years in prison at Isleworth Crown Court for raping a complete stranger

Hillingdon Slipstreamers pair take podium places

Joe O’Brien, nine, and sister Bobbie, eight, achieved superb second-placed finishes in the opening round at Hetton, near Sunderland.

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Hillingdon Swimming Club youngsters storm home with medals

Members of Hillingdon Borough Elite Swim Team headed to Ponds Forge International Sports Centre for the Sheffield Premier Meet and then to Surrey Sports Park for the Guildford meet


Hillingdon Archery Club duo in contention for London Youth Games appearance

Brandon Scully and Himaaya Peiris claim six gold end badges

Burglar who targeted businesses caught after stealing bike

Billy Brazil, 36, from West Drayton, was jailed for one year and handed a Criminal Behaviour Order for two counts of burglary and the theft of a pedal cycle

Hughie Dixon's live music round-up: You could win £200!

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

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...

New 5km tunnel into Heathrow will 'relieve Paddington', developer claims

The tunnel could open up 42,000 new jobs and relieve pressure on commuter lines into Paddington station, developers have said

John Jones cycling in 1960

Hillingdon pensioner marks birthday with 75-mile bike ride

Most people celebrate their birthday with cake and a relaxing day with family and friends, but this Hillingdon resident wants to do something out of the ordinary!


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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