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Graffiti vandals Sebastian Lucas and Come Rischmann

Graffiti vandals from Shepherd's Bush and Greenford jailed for 15 months for criminal damage

A pair of west London graffiti vandals have been jailed after being convicted of causing close to £200,000 worth of damage to railway property.

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Chinese immigrant fighting deportation sentenced for running Rayners Lane brothel

Kok Hoon Low moved to the UK in 2007 and began as a tenant at the property before realising its true function.

Pinner Panto from November 28 2013

Festive fiesta expected at next week's Pinner Pantomime late night shopping Christmas fair

More than 10,000 people are expected to visit the village for the traditional Panto-themed evening, now in its 16th year

Pinner salon owner inspires Australian FAME team

Darren Ambrose, co owner of hairdressing salon D&J Ambrose in Pinner welcomed the Australian FAME team during their visit to the UK for an inspiration afternoon.

Back in Time: A ploughing match at Heathrow just before the outbreak of war

Take a look at a  selection of historic photos from the Uxbridge Gazette archive showing scenes from around this area from the early part of the 20th century

Labour scrap plan to hike tax bills for poor and disabled after 'identical' plan is ruled unlawful by Supreme Court

A Harrow Council source claimed the decision was down to 'Labour values', however Conservative opposition say it is 'clear that this U-turn has nothing to do with Labour doing the right thing'

25 flats could be built on the site of the former King George IV pub in Marsh Road, Pinner

Flats plan for former King George IV pub site in Pinner

Croft Capital UK has applied to Harrow Council to build a block containing 25 flats and commercial space on the land of the former boozer in Marsh Road

Real James Bond figure and fellow war veteran lay wreaths at Northwood memorial

Jack Mann, one of 'Churchill's Secret Warriors' during the Second World War, and Cyril Sherwood, who last laid a wreath in Egypt in 1942, took part in the moving service.

Dog Poo Saga, Part Two: backlash over locking of bins in Harrow

Opposition leader says: "I can assure Labour that residents are noticing, and they’re not happy."

A 16 year-old man was rushed to hospital after being stabbed in the leg in Hatch End

A teenager was stabbed in the leg after an assault broke out in Hatch End last night (November 10).

Blind woman denied entry into Ickenham bakery because of guide dog

Diane Stephen, 53, said she was left 'humiliated' when the manager at Wenzel's The Bakers told her 'dogs are dirty'.

Harrow Council plans to expand Pinner's Grimsdyke School in next phase of project

Headteacher Mrs Caroli believes the move would mean the school can once more be a hub for local students, who at present are struggling to get a place in the school.

Where to go for Remembrance Sunday services in West London

This year Remembrance Sunday falls on November 9, and across west London there will be parades and ceremonies to remember those lost.

War memorials restored across Harrow in time for Remembrance Day

Harrow Council leader visits restored war memorials across the borough days before Remembrance Day.

Halloween story telling party in Oxfam Pinner

Oxfam in Bridge Street, Pinner, hosted a party for children under the age of nine on Friday last week.

On the beat: Harrow police chief Simon Ovens on a busy week

Each week Mr Ovens talks us through a week in policing Harrow

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Most miserable songwriter goes to Chiswick-born Ian Gillan of rock band Deep Purple

Lyrics from over 6,000 songs were analysed and among a series of revelations found Pinner-born Elton John has the happiest songs

Half term fun: Four ideas of things to do with the kids on Halloween

Halloween events for kids are taking place in Ealing, Harrow and Uxbridge today.

Concerned parents urge Harrow Council to not close children's centres... but they've already been given 'notice to quit'

The 'Take Part' consultation has been labelled 'a meaningless stunt' after four centres were given notice to quit two weeks before a consultation on cuts has ended

What to do at Half term: Ghoulish tales for Halloween

Oxfam in Pinner is holding a Halloween party for children, and there are also events at Pitzhanger Manor in Ealing and Harrow Museum.

Plans for a coffee shop at Hatch End Station have been submitted to Harrow Council for approval exclusive

Ex-NHS manager's community cafe plan for Hatch End Station submitted to Harrow Council

Commuters could pick up hot drinks and snacks at a coffee shop planned by former NHS senior manager Adam Mackintosh to open in Hatch End Station's former bike store

Harrow entrepreneurs Crusoe Millar, left, and Angus Stevenson, right, with business partner Ross Grady, centre, won the 'best Sunday lunch' award at The Observer's Food Monthly Awards 2014 for their Camden pub, The Colonel Fawcett

Harrow pub entrepreneurs scoop award for their Sunday roast

Business partners Angus Stevenson and Ross Grady, who run The Colonel Fawcett in Camden, north London, with friend Crusoe Millar, won the 'best Sunday roast' title in The Observer's Food Monthly Awards 2014

Traders plead with Harrow Council to give struggling area a fairer deal on parking

A campaign for cheaper parking for North Harrow has been launched but motorists and traders fear “the damage has already been done”.

Harrow Carers: Charities like us could disappear because of council cuts

Support charity for carers is facing extinction if proposed cuts to voluntary sector funding go ahead.

Police monitoring concerns as homeless shelter replaces Harrow hotel

Three-star Harrow Hotel, in Pinner Road, ceased trading on Sunday, August 3 and is now a homeless shelter.

Muslim community group holds peace conference

Imam Ataul Mujeeb Rashid of the London Mosque was the keynote speaker.

Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner MP Nick Hurd cuts ribbon on new high street post office

The new post office in Ruislip High Street will open an extra 14 hours a week

Cancer worker from Rayners Lane struts her stuff on the catwalk

Mary Finn from Rayners Lane took part in the British Fashion House's Jacques Vert VIP Coatwalk event on Saturday.

Watch: Harrow Film Makers begin digitising its stunning archive

Videos going as far back as 1954 have become available as the group modernises and expands.

West London dance music trio Concrete Disco launch debut album - for free

Concrete Disco - brothers and former Pinner residents Dom and Joe Berditch, and their friend Jonny Wharton, whose stage name is Jonny Falls Over - released their double LP Work For Your Living, Play For Your Life at the end of September

Pinner

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
Westminster, 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