Feast of food and fun fairground rides at Eid family fun day

Football freestyler Colin Nell steals the show at the fun day in Hounslow

Marks & Spencer announces closing date of Hounslow store

Staff will be offered positions at one of the retail giant's other west London stores

National Parks Week: Best green spots in west London for picnic

This week is National Parks Week! Head to one of these lovely green spots near you and enjoy nature

Thousands of families enjoy Welcome to Asia Festival

Families enjoyed a weekend of eastern food and culture in Lampton Park, Hounslow

Creative young writer reaches final of national short stories competition

Nine-year-old boy's tale from visit to India wins over judging panel to be shortlisted for KalliKids Story Competition

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What Kevin Heard: Procol Harum are 'distinctive prog-rock pioneers'

Music reviewer Kevin Bryan reviews another selection of records from years gone by, including A Salty Dog by Procol Harum and Songs From The Road by Canned Heat

Healthy alcohol-free bar to open its doors in Notting Hill

Alcohol-free 'dry' bar Redemption to open in Notting Hill in August, encouraging Londoners to "spoil yourself without spoiling yourself"

Prudential RideLondon: Weekend weather to be 'fairly dry'

Prudential RideLondon is just around the corner... But will the weather hold up for the cycling festival? Find out here

Brentford reject derisory Hull bid for Andre Gray

Bees knock back Tigers' measly opening bid for star striker

No Leeds or Rangers interest in Brentford midfielder

Bees yet to receive any interest from former managers over Toumani Diagouraga

Brentford to come up with a plan for Nico Yennaris

Marinus Dijkhuizen to work out best position for former Arsenal man after testing him in two positions in pre-season

Hounslow Council praised for helping kick start regeneration

Plans for more than 500 homes, including a 27-storey tower, are hailed in retail industry report

Trial starts for councillor and ex-detective accused of indecent assault

Monday (July 27) is the first day of a two-week trial against Cranford councillor Gurpal Virdi

More than 250 people sign petition to save threatened children's centres

Hounslow Council is proposing to close children's centres in Norwood Green, Chiswick, Syon and Feltham Hill

'Hospital staff missed ovarian cysts and told me I needed a poo'

Caroline Ballard is determined to raise awareness of the condition endometriosis, which affects one in 10 women, after her experience at West Middlesex Hospital

Elvis charity night raises more than £1,100

Punters donned fancy dress for the fundraising event held in tribute to Elvis Presley fan John Hendley

Council bosses say they're being kept in dark over hospital merger plans

Plans to see Chelsea & Westminster Hospital take over the running of West Middlesex could be a reality by September, but Hammersmith & Fulham Council say not enough is known about the financial impact


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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