Army families welcomed to Hounslow at fun day

The Irish Guards and their families enjoyed fairground rides, foam fighting and much more

Grass fire on Hounslow Heath prompts safety warning

Firefighters urged people to dispose of cigarettes and glass bottles to reduce the risk of such fires

Celebrate 600th anniversary of 'last great medieval abbey in England'

The Archbishop of Westminster will lead the celebrations at Syon Park, which will be free to visitors attending the special service

Air pollution: Green Party candidate fears Hounslow 'could become capital of respiratory disease'

More than 30 new air pollution monitors have been installed in Brentford

Woman treated for shock after house fire in Heston

Armytage Road, Heston
About 20 firefighters attended the blaze, which damaged the first floor and roof of the semi-detached house

Hounslow in Pictures

Hughie Dixon's live music round-up: 'Check out The Napiers' at Hayes Carnival

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

International Kissing Day: The most romantic spots in West London

Monday (July 6) marks International Kissing Day, so pucker up! Here are our top nine romantic spots in west London

International Kissing Day: The most iconic kisses on screen and off

It's International Kissing Day and here are some of the best smackers from Spiderman, Dirty Dancing, The Notebook, Twilight and more

Brentford to sign Chelsea midfielder whilst QPR stars attract interest - Recap: Sky Bet Championship transfer news and gossip

All the latest news, gossip and rumours from the Championship

Chelsea midfielder Josh McEachran poised to join Brentford

Midfielder expected to complete move this week and sign four-year contract

Brentford raid Germany again for eye-catching midfielder

Besar Halimi, who has impressed the likes of Borussia Dortmund, set to link up with the Bees

See picture of convicted sex offender addressing mayoral reception in Hounslow

Council said that convicted sex offender Harbinder Singh Rana was a "guest of a guest" at the function for Harbans Singh Thandi

Launch of Lego in our Libraries scheme

Free launch event and taster sessions in July and August ahead of Lego clubs start-up in September

Hercules Festival of Sport in Bedfont Lakes cancelled over 'safety' fears

A notification cited the grounds access and exit to the park unsafe for cyclists, and exit to the lake unsafe for swimmers

Chelsea & Westminster 'merger' plans with West Middlesex criticised

The public do not know enough about the impact on clinical services and finances, board is told

Tennis fun day nets cash for sick children

A bouncy castle and face-painting were among the attractions at Thistleworth Tennis Club in Isleworth

Activity day for dementia patients and carers

Singing, quizzes and exercise for inpatients at West Middlesex Hospital's Crane ward


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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