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Primark remains coy about coming to Uxbridge

Rumours that the retailer could be coming to the Pavilions are yet to be confirmed

Frankie & Benny's will open restaurant in Uxbridge

The American-Italian restaurant chain is the latest business set to come to Uxbridge after rumours of a Primark sent Twitter into a frenzy

Hillingdon teens encouraged to lose weight and get fit

Overweight or unfit young people across the borough are being invited to sign up to a 12-week healthy living course

Conservative MP for Brentford & Isleworth, Mary Macleod

Brentford MP given little hope by bookies

Brentford & Isleworth MP Mary Macleod has a 73.8 per cent chance of being ousted next May, according to Ladbrokes. Read on to see how it rates your MP's chances.

Watch: Fork lightning flashes across the sky in Ruislip

Some amazing videos have emerged of last night's electrical storm.

Electric storm lights up Hillingdon skies

Hundreds of you took to Twitter and Facebook in the small hours to share photos of the dramatic weather

Twenty-three days of tube disruption to start in Hillingdon

The Uxbridge branch of the Metropolitan and Piccadilly lines will close for track replacement on July 19

Could Primark be coming to Uxbridge?

Rumours that the low-price retail giant is coming to the town have been swirling since a planning application seeking to take over 15 stores was submitted

Ruislip MP to focus on lobbying for changes to HS2 after being axed in Cameron reshuffle

Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner MP lost his Cabinet job in Cameron's re-shuffle but anti-HS2 campaigners hope he will now be free to fight against the high-speed rail project

Nick Hurd loses cabinet job

The Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner MP has lost his job as Civil Society Minister in Dave Cameron's cabinet reshuffle. 

Final sign off for proposed bilingual primary school in Harrow

Harrow Bilingual Primary School could be opening its doors in September 2015 as a Church of England school if the interview with the Department of Education this week goes to plan.

WATCH: Comedy legend John Cleese makes Monty Python Silly Walks game with Hillingdon tech company

The Ministry of Silly Walks iOS and Android app was created by John Cleese and five friends from Hillingdon and has already gained celebrity fans including Stephen Fry and Hugh Grant

Minister visits Hillingdon Outdoor Activities Centre but still says it will have to move because of HS2

  • HS2

Minister for Transport Robert Goodwill joined MP Nick Hurd at the Harefield centre which will be destroyed by HS2

Services almost entirely unaffected by public sector strike action in Hillingdon

Hillingdon Council said of a total 104 council-run services, 100 are reporting business as usual

Private foster carers missing out on vital support from Hillingdon Council

Many carers may be missing out on help that is available to them because they are unaware they need to notify the council of private fostering arrangements

Morrisons hoping to name a delivery van after a community hero

The supermarket launched its online delivery service in Ruislip today and wants to put a local person who has gone above and beyond on one of its vans

Get your bicycle marked and logged at police security session

Hillingdon Police’s Safer Transport Team will be marking and registering machines free of charge

Foster carers thanked for dedication to children needing care

Hillingdon Council has commended the hard work of foster carers at their annual foster carers’ gala

Chance for children to make a furry friend at summer activity club

Pets at Home is running a club for youngsters during the summer to help them learn about caring for animals

Latest planning applications submitted to Hillingdon Council

Find the latest plan apps for across the borough here

The power of four: Four friends raise thousands playing four rounds of golf across four courses

The friends took part in Macmillan Cancer Support's Longest Day Golf Challenge, to raise money for the charity which offers advice to people living with cancer

In pictures: Haydon School prom photos are in!

Year 11 students at the Eastcote school donned their best suits and dresses for their end of year prom

Lucky winners dash through Waitrose aisles at charity supermarket sweep

Janet and Tom Lee from Ickenham swept up more than £450 worth of goods and donated cash to charity

MPs begin HS2 petition hearings

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Rail bill committee will now spend months - possibly years - scrutinising nearly 2,000 objections to HS2

Onesie walk raises thousands for DASH

People took to the streets in their sleep wear for an 10 mile charity walk

All the best of this weekend's activities in Hillingdon

We bring you all the best events this weekend across the borough in our weekly round-up

New Ruislip care provider wants to be number one in borough

Caremark Hillingdon, based in Ruislip Manor, has promised high quality care by local care workers

£120K cash seized from house in Ruislip during police raids

A man and woman have been arrested by Hillingdon Police for alleged money laundering

TRAID will collect old clothes and recycle them to help some of the world's poorest people

Collections take place at agreed times when people are at home

In Pictures: Beautiful butterfly garden opens at Coteford Infant School

Children can enjoy watching colourful creatures make new homes in their school playground

Northwood

Northwood is an elevated residential settlement in the Borough of Hillingdon. It's population was recorded as 11,068 in 2008, and Northwood Hills 10,833. Northwood was used for location filming in the hugely popular sit-com The Good Life.

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Steve Bax
Digital Editor, Get West London
Danya Bazaraa
Ealing, Acton Greenford and Northolt
Paul Bishop
Sports Editor
Caitlin Black
Pinner, Hatch End. Harrow Weald, Stanmore, Edgware, Queensbury and Kenton
Alix Culbertson
Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea
Robert Cumber
Hounslow, Heston and Isleworth, Chiswick
Zoe Drewett
Uxbridge, Ruislip, Eastcote, Hayes, Harlington & West Drayton
Alan Hayes
News Editor, Uxbridge Gazette
Camilla Horrox
Ealing, Southall, West Ealing and Hanwell
Matt Lewis
Sports Reporter
Chris Longhurst
News Editor, Hounslow Chronicle
Mhairi Macfarlane
News Editor, Harrow and Wembley Observer
Jacob Murtagh
Sports Reporter
Salina Patel
Hounslow, Feltham, Bedfont and Hanworth
Ian Proctor
News Editor, Harrow and Wembley Observer
Hannah Raven
Uxbridge, Harefield, Northwood, Northwood Hills
Michael Russell
News Editor, Ealing, Fulham, Kensington and Westminster
John Shammas
Rayners Lane, South Harrow, North Harrow, Harrow on the Hill, Wealdstone and Wembley
Mort Smith
Community Editor, Uxbridge Gazette
Tim Street
Deputy Sports Editor
Paul Warburton
Sports Reporter