MP 'very, very concerned' about new school building plans

Ruth Cadbury says roads around Nishkam School West London's proposed new home are already "gridlocked" in the morning

Award-winning pub building in Isleworth stripped of protected status after appeal

The Red Lion, a four time local CAMRA pub of the year winner, was one of only three buildings in Hounslow to be recognised as 'assets of community value'

X Factor finalist Jamie 'Afro' Archer to perform at free Isleworth festival

The distinctively coiffured singer joins R'n'B legend Billy Ocean and others on the bill for the Be Inspired Festival

Businessman's luxury sports car 'firebombed' in Isleworth

Jonathan Penn admitted he has a "chequered past" but described this as a "malicious and random attack"

Guns found among rubbish dredged from river in Isleworth

Pair of antique revolvers found during a clean-up of the Duke of Northumberland's River, being cleaned out ahead of the Rugby World Cup

Hayes woman appears in court charged with attempted murder of newborn baby

The woman is next due to appear in court in November to enter her plea, while three other people have been bailed in relation to the incident

Horseback acrobatics on bill as Osterley Park Country Show returns

Animal displays, cookery master classes and a charity dog show are also among the myriad attractions at this year's fair

West Middlesex Hospital gets top ratings for cleanliness and food

The hospital in Isleworth also scored above average in a range of other criteria for non-clinical services

Police appeal over antiques stolen from Osterley Park

A wedding was taking place on the day the Georgian era cups and saucers were taken but the room containing them was locked

Sewage stench could make Twickenham 'laughing stock' during Rugby World Cup

Campaigners claim fears the smell could mar the tournament were realised during England's first warm-up game

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Billy Ocean to headline free Be Inspired Festival in Isleworth

When the Going Gets Tough singer tells fans to "bring your dancing shoes" for the family fun fay on September 13

Award-winning Isleworth pub given protected status after petition

The Red Lion, a four-time CAMRA pub of the year, is only the third building in the borough of Hounslow to be listed as an asset of community value

Children's centre in Isleworth told it must improve

North Isleworth Children's Centre is failing to reach enough young families, say Ofsted inspectors

Mystery Good Samaritan helps stranger pay last respects to dying father

The kind-hearted stranger gave money so the grateful recipient could park at West Middlesex Hospital, where their father died that afternoon

Big-name music acts promised at free festival in Isleworth

The Webb Ellis Cup will also be on display at the Be Inspired Festival in Redlees Park, taking place days before the Rugby World Cup kicks off

South West Trains roll out new carriages on Hounslow routes

Extra space for 17,000 more passengers across South West Trains routes as part of £65m investment in additional carriages

Review: Heston Hyde Hotel offers affordable luxury close to Heathrow Airport

The Heston Hyde Hotel has been making its mark since opening in Hounslow 18 months ago, but what's it like? STEVE BAX packed a bag and went along to find out.

Rugby World Cup: Guide to help public beat crowds and traffic

Details about planned road closures and the impact on public transport around Twickenham Stadium during the tournament

Van Gogh's time in Isleworth inspires new exhibition

The free, interactive show will take place at Redlees Studios - a stone's throw from where the artist lived as a young man


David Cameron urged to reopen consultation on air quality at Heathrow

More than 30 west London politicians and anti-airport expansion group leaders sign letter to the PM over air pollution following Davies' recommendation to expand at Heathrow

'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

Huge crowds gather to celebrate 600th anniversary of Syon Abbey

About 700 people gathered for a special service at Syon Park, the site of what was once reputed to be England's richest monastery

'Precious' cups stolen from house at Osterley Park

Osterley Park's house and collections manager describes theft of two historic porcelain cups as "devastating"

New powers to tackle 'proliferation' of off-licences, pubs and clubs in Hounslow

Change of policy will make it harder for new outlets to open in areas already "saturated" with such venues

In pictures: Gumley House students take to stage for Pride & Prejudice

More than 100 girls at the Isleworth school were involved in the production

Hounslow charity Flourish to launch vintage dance events

Flourish, a Hounslow-based charity, is launching a social enterprise scheme for elderly local residents, including exciting vintage dances and a vintage market

Robbers caught after using victim's Oyster card

Police used journey details to track down footage of attackers rifling through loot on bus

West London projects benefit from Heathrow Community Fund

Projects to deliver gardening skills for young people and nature programmes in schools, to skills to a 'shoppa bus' service for elderly people


Isleworth is situated in east of the London Borough of Hounslow and is often said to include the smaller areas of Old Isleworth, Spring Grove, Osterley and the Duke of Northumberland’s London estate of Syon. It is home to West Middlesex Hospital and Osterley House.

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