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

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

Hounslow gas explosion deaths ruled as accidental almost two years later

Suhail Akhtar and his girlfriend, Dorota Kolasinska, died in a gas explosion during St Jude's Storm in October 2013 and their families waited for almost two years for their inquests

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

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Six great Frozen sing-along events across west London

Is your child Frozen-mad? Take them to one of these fun Frozen events in west London!

The Great British Bake Off: Top 8 most memorable moments including the famous bingate

Bake Off is back on Wednesday, but what can we expect from the dramatic baking show? Here's eight moments you will remember from the past five series

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
Brentford's Moses Odubajo (l)

Hull make £3.5million bid for Brentford full back Moses Odubajo

Tigers keen to raid the Bees for their best players ahead of the new Championship campaign

Hull eye Brentford full back as well after Gray bid rejected

Tigers eye another Griffin Park raid as Odubajo also targeted

Andre Gray confident he can help fire Brentford to promotion

The Bees striker is relishing his second season in the Championship and believes he is better than ever

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

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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

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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Salina Patel
Hounslow
Katherine Clementine
Uxbridge
Danya Bazaraa
Ealing
Goolistan Cooper
Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea, Westminster
Nathan Spendelow
Harrow and Brent
Robert Cumber
Hounslow
Camilla Horrox
Ealing
Matt Lewis
Sports Reporter
Tom Moore
Sports Reporter
Tim Street
Deputy Sports Editor
Paul Warburton
Sports Reporter