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Hounslow's streets to become river of orange for annual Sikh festival

More than 7,000 people are expected to attend this year's Vaisakhi procession in Hounslow on Sunday (March 29)

Fire damages basement of Hounslow pub

More than 20 firefighters tackled the blaze at the Bulstrode pub in Hounslow

'Outstanding' result for primary school after major expansion

Staff and pupils at Hounslow Heath Infant and Nursery School celebrate with a dance after getting top marks from Ofsted inspectors

'There is no case for HS2': House of Lords report calls for review of scheme

The House of Lords' Economic Affairs Select Committee found the government had not made a convincing case for HS2 and called for a review of the scheme

Origami dogs made from £10 notes unleashed on London

More than 500 paper puppies have been hidden at Tube stations, coffee shops and shopping centres throughout west London and the rest of the capital

Hounslow in Pictures

Downton Abbey to end after series six, ITV confirms

Much-loved TV drama Downton Abbey, partly filmed at Ealing Studios, is due to come to an end

Walk of Witness for Pinner churches on Good Friday

The Pinner walk of Witness last year
The Pinner Association of Churches welcomes you to take part in its Good Friday walk through the town

Unsigned Friday: Introducing... Ella and the Blisters

Unsigned Friday: Bringing you the best of London's unsigned artists every Friday

Brentford goalkeeper joins Fulham on loan

Richard Lee moves across west London to join up with rivals

Carsley excited by Lewis Macleod's ability as midfielder set for first appearance

Midfielder set for long-awaited first appearance against Nottingham Forest

Brentford star on England radar for European U21 championships

Odubajo has a chance to make Gareth Southgate's squad for summer tournament

Campaign calls for lighting on Chiswick footbridge

Families feel vulnerable crossing the footbridge, between Deans Close and Herbert Gardens, following several attacks nearby

It would take 15 years and £807m to repair London's 'crumbling' roads

A recent survey found 17% of London's roads were in a poor structural condition and it would take 15 years to clear the backlog of road maintenance across the capital

West London schools left in the shade when it comes to using solar panels

Solar panels being laid
Friends of the Earth stats show Hounslow has the most with just six, but Hammersmith & Fulham, Ealing, Hillingdon and Westminster don't have any

West Middlesex Hospital maternity team receive Baby Friendly award

Award recognises top care for mothers and babies at West Middlesex Hospital

Hospital treats staff who have clocked up amazing 1,400 years of service

A total of 69 employees, who have worked at West Middlesex Hospital for between 15 and 35 years, were recognised at an awards ceremony

PM slams 'scaremongering' over future of west London A&Es

David Cameron insists A&Es at Charing Cross and Ealing are staying, despite both hospitals having said any decision on their future is some way off

Hounslow

Historic Hounslow was for centuries a resting place for travellers on their way to central London. More recently, Hounslow Heath was the site of the UK's first civil airport, and Heathrow, just down the road, is a major employer. Hounslow's main shopping area is the high street, and the Civic Centre in nearby Lampton Road houses Hounslow Council.

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Will Ackermann
Uxbridge and Hillingdon borough
Steve Bax
News Editor, West London
Danya Bazaraa
Ealing, Acton Greenford and Northolt
Goolistan Cooper
Uxbridge and Hillingdon borough
Alix Culbertson
Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea
Robert Cumber
Hounslow, Heston and Isleworth, Chiswick
Camilla Horrox
Ealing, Southall, West Ealing and Hanwell
Matt Lewis
Sports Reporter
Jacob Murtagh
Sports Reporter
Salina Patel
Feltham, Bedfont & Hanworth
Tim Street
Deputy Sports Editor
Paul Warburton
Sports Reporter