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Garage and shed 'badly damaged' by fire in Hayes

Firefighters attended a blaze in Hayes on Monday May 23, which destroyed a garage and a wooden shed

Hughie Dixon's Live Music Round-Up: If you're curiosity-driven then get down to this pub

Hayes FM DJ Hughie Dixon's tips on live music you can see in the Hillingdon borough this weekend

M4 drivers get double whammy of delays due to overturned lorry and fuel spillage

One man has reported being stuck in his car for five hours due to the resulting traffic jam

Heroic Hillingdon cop chased down and arrested FOUR burglars single-handedly

PC Andy Hine was carrying out his usual patrols in Northwood, when he caught seven burglars targeting an ambulance station

Boris Johnson learns a lesson about dementia and tries his hand at African drumming

The Uxbridge and South Ruislip MP got hands on at a group meeting in his constituency

Getwestlondon round-up: Your top five stories from last week

From crimes and an emotional children's ward closure, to heartwarming pleas and reminiscing student life - it's been a mixture this week!

Green light signalled for major revamp at Acton railway station

Extended platforms, new lifts and striking glass ticket hall is approved for Acton Main Line station which will serve on the Elizabeth line

How much is rent rising in your area? Staggering new figures show steep west London prices

Hillingdon is the cheapest place in west London to rent, with Kensingston & Chelsea the dearest, latest stats show

Find out more about fostering in Hillingdon borough

In Hillingdon, there is a greater need for foster carers for older children, brothers and sisters, children with additional or complex needs and unaccompanied asylum-seeking children

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Hayes home 'severely damaged' in early morning blaze

Police are investigating a house fire on Fairdale Gardens, off Coldharbour Lane which took two hours to control

Elderly man who tends to popular public Hillingdon farm calls for help to keep it open

Stan Atkins was disheartened by vandals who killed some of his birds, but now the former park keeper hopes to house peacocks

Hillingdon mum blogs her way to final of national awards after beating postnatal depression

Harps Kaur Bassan documented the highs and lows of becoming a mum in her blog 'Baby Brain Memoirs'

Hughie Dixon's Live Music Round-Up: The Julia set have 'a vast array of original songs' to get you excited

Hayes FM DJ Hughie Dixon's tips on live music you can see in the Hillingdon borough this weekend

'Hostile' group arrested after disturbance at Uxbridge Battle of Britain Club

A worried eyewitness saw the 'scary' incident, where a mass of people ran to escape the police, in the middle of the night

Suspected measles outbreak in west London, public health officials warn

A staggering 267% rise in cases reported in April compared to the same month in 2015

Hillingdon Council elects new Mayor for the borough

An Ickenham ward councillor takes the mayoralty and shares his aims for the forthcoming year

Police appeal to trace owners of recovered jewellery following Hillingdon burglary

Police have released images of jewellery that has been recovered as part of an investigation into burglaries in Hillingdon

Find out which food establishments in west London have a ZERO food hygiene rating

Do you know how hygienic your meal out is? There are a whopping 41 establishments with a zero rating in Ealing ALONE!

Firefighters evacuate 50 residents from Southall street during large garage blaze

London Fire Brigade had been tackling the fire in Park Avenue, Southall, since around 1pm

Crossrail reveals 'bespoke' new station designs set for 2018

The new images show how stations will have bespoke designs to reflect the character of the local areas

Hounslow records highest number of scarlet fever cases in April

Public Health England records show there has been an overall drop in the childhood disease in the past month

Poor hygiene 'the number one reason' diners will boycott a place to eat

Harrow and Ealing among the worst boroughs in west London with restaurants recording poor hygiene ratings

Ealing and Hillingdon children have the worst teeth in London, study finds

A Public Health England survey has shown that two boroughs in west London have the worst level of tooth decay among children in the capital

Crossrail line neighbours in Hillingdon face night-time noise until the end of 2016

Network Rail is electrifying the tracks to make way for the Crossrail Elizabeth Line - and the noisy work has to be done at night

Hughie Dixon's Live Music Round-Up: 'Paradise Underground certainly know how to rock'

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

Getwestlondon round-up - Your top five stories from last week

Toddlers going missing, a London election and a deputy head teacher leading a double life...

London Assembly elections: Sahota and Shah retain Labour seats

The results of the four west London seats on the London Assembly were hotly contested as Labour and the Conservatives took two seats each

Firefighters rescue two men from a house fire in Uxbridge

Two men were rescued from a house fire in Uxbridge on the morning of Thursday May 5

Safety fears raised after travellers set up camp at sites in Hayes and South Ruislip

Neighbours at the two sites have complained about noise and about rubbish building up, which they say is a fire hazard


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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