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Five of the best events in Harrow and Brent this week

We have rounded up the five top events to head to in Harrow and Brent.

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Check out our suggestions on where to take the kids this weekend

51-year-old woman arrested in laundrette on suspected common assault

One eyewitness said: "It is not the kind of thing you expect to see going on in your local launderette."

Pupils, like those at Nower Hill High School in Pinner, are collecting their GCSE results today

Harrow and Brent GCSE results

Results as we get them, scroll down to find your school

Nick Hurd, the MP for Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner, used second highest number of political buzzwords in speeches

Research by Trinity Mirror's Data Unit shows the former minister for civil society said 'Big Society' 33 times in Parliamentary debates - a total only beaten by Labour leader Ed Miliband

Harrow on the look out for stories from WW1 to be included in unique exhibition

Harrow Council is asking people to get in touch with stories or pictures or memorabilia to be included as part of a unique World War One exhibition at Harrow Museum

Discover the beautiful history of Harrow next month

In Harrow we are so lucky to have a rich tapestry of historical buildings, and now it is your chance to see them first hand.

Pinner girls go for gold with their results

Heathfield Girls School in Pinner are very 'happy' to have achieved top marks in their latest A level exams, with 22 per cent of the year gaining A* or A grades.

Hatch End High students ace A-levels on their big day

The headteacher of the school said she was 'delighted' that students have secured their futures at some top univisities.

Girls secure top University places after achieving top marks in A levels

Yvonne Marsh and Shabri Mehta both 18 years-old from Bentley Wood High School in Bridges Road, Stanmore have secured their places at University to study medicine and bio medical sciences.

Northwood College is full of stars

The school is celebrating achieving the highest number of A* results for A-levels

Jailed: Former Kate Nash music teacher sentenced after police find 58,770 paedophilic images on computer

Derek Berditch has his home raided by police in February this year.

Award winning hair salon team in Pinner receive even MORE national nominations

Four of the talented team at D&J Ambrose salon in Pinner have been nominated for prestigious awards.

Michael Borio confirmed as Labour candidate to take on Nick Hurd MP for Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner in 2015

The Harrow councillor is looking to take on the MP in the cross-borough constituency.

Kittens rescued in Pinner all given names beginning with L

The seven male and three female moggies were left in a cardboard box with no food

Ten kittens abandoned in Pinner add to RSPCA re-homing crisis

Cats were dumped on Monday but only contribute to crisis at the animal charity, which doesn't have enough room for all the rescued pets

Mum and children traumatised after air rifle attack in car park

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was shot in the leg in Pinner.

BB gun shooting pub The Masons Arms to remain open despite police warnings

Police warned of a series of alleged assaults before councillors laid down recommendations to keep the establishment safe.

Head speaks of excitement ahead of proposed new Wealdstone secondary school

The expansion of Whitefriars is a part of the borough-wide expansion programme.

Captain Leefe Robinson, who is buried in Harrow Weald, won a Victoria Cross for being the first Briton to shoot down a German zeppelin over Britain

First World War: events in Harrow and Brent marking centenary of outbreak of Great War

What's happening locally to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Britain declaring war on Germany

Bride shares wedding day with residents at her care home so they do not miss out

Shirley Teope has worked at the home for six years, and the residents have become like family to her.

Artist Emma Norman all set for Harrow Arts Centre exhibition

A West London artist cannot wait to show her talents to her home town as she readies for her first solo exhibition at Harrow Arts Centre.

Battle of the sexes: Who does better in West London driving tests?

 Data shows who is keeping their cool behind the wheel during the practical driving test

Council ignore thousands who asked for Pinner Park Farm consultation extension

Pinner MP Nick Hurd was also among those shunned by the borough in his pleas for more options to be tabled for the land which the council intend to sell off.

Hillingdon honours its war veterans with Civic Medal

The council thanked the war heroes for the part they played in British history

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.

Parliamentary candidate spends some time with her "Rubbish Friends"

Hannah David is using the scheme to encourage volunteers to work with each other to keep our streets clean.

Chief executive role axed only months ago could return to Harrow Council

The authority got rid of the CEO during the Conservative administration, but the Labour-run council is now keen to bring the role back.

Poorest 'worst affected' by Harrow Council following council tax reform

One mother who is being chased by a bailiff told us: "Now I'm being asked to pay all this extra money and the stress it is putting on me and my children is so difficult to live with."


Pinner expanded rapidly between 1923 and 1939 when a series of garden estates grew around its historic core, giving the area (including Hatch End) much of its suburban character. The area is now continuous with neighbouring suburban districts including Rayners Lane and Eastcote.

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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