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Former Northwood teacher spared immediate jail term for making indecent image of child

Barry Abraham, formerly of St Martin's Preparatory School, had been charged with six counts of making an indecent image of a child

Talks of a HS2 tunnel under Hillingdon borough 'back on the table'

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Zac Goldsmith's meeting with Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin ended in a new 'working group' set up for the borough to minimise HS2 disruption

BHS administration: Timeline plots demise of retail giants as department store becomes latest casualty

A look at how the recession has removed famous household names, starting with the collapse of Woolworths in 2008

Make sure you stay connected with these free Wi-Fi hotspots in Harrow

Harrow stays connected as free Wi-Fi hotspots installed across the borough

Where can you stay connected in Harrow? Find out with our interactive map!

Martin Gould in action during the World Snooker Championships at the Crucible in Sheffield.

Martin Gould defiant despite failing to progress to week two of the World Snooker Championship

Pinner Potter looked on course to knock out former world No1 Ding Junhui when he led 8-6 before the Chinese star rallied to win 10-8

The Mayor of Harrow joined cancer survivors in helping Pinner get colourful!

Cancer survivors celebrated as Pinner is painted purple for charity

The Mayor of Harrow, along with cancer survivors, inspected the purple High Street and Bridge Street at the weekend

Flasher who touched himself in front of alarmed Tube passengers could be jailed

The married father of two from west London behaved obscenely towards three different victims on the Metropolitan line

The Rotary Club of Pinner to hold traditional St George's Day celebrations in April

St George's Day is just a few weeks away; why not celebrate at The Rotary Club of Pinner's traditional street party?

Stop HS2 campaigners 'angry and let down' at MP's avoiding third reading vote

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The HS2 Phase 1 Hybrid Bill was voted through at an "overwhelming majority" in just 37 minutes

You're nicked: The eight locals were only allowed to be released once they raised £1,000 each

Locals locked up in Pinner police station raise £8,000 for charity

This year's Jail and Bail event was a great success and locals raised a huge amount for St Luke's Hospice

More kids will be able to join the school, thanks to the 10 new classrooms

Mayor of Harrow officially opens new Primary school building

Cannon Lane Primary School in Pinner now boasts a new expansion with 10 new classrooms

Arens Bar and Grill in Pinner: Affordable luxury just off the beaten track

What's On writer Emily Chudy went for an indulgent meal at Arens Bar and Grill in Pinner to grab some comfort food and offset the miserable February weather

Last year's prisoners raised over £14,000 for the charity

Councillors, directors and a Reverend thrown into prison for charity

Key members of the local community will be arrested and detained to raise funds in this year's Jail and Bail event for St. Luke's Hospice

Detention centre near Heathrow Airport among 'worst in estate'

Harmondsworth Immigration Removal Centre (IRC) keeps detainees in 'insanitary' and 'overcrowded' conditions

Anti-third runway Boris Johnson 'out of touch' say Back Heathrow

The pro-expansion campaign group slammed Boris for his Heathrow views after 61% of constituents favoured the airport

New £11m housing scheme in Harrow given green light by council

The 64 new homes will be built adjacent to Harrow Recreation Ground, minutes from the town centre

More disappointment as HS2 Select Committee publishes final report

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Relief for residents as Heathrow Airport spurs are taken out of the Bill, but many other suggestions were vetoed

Pinner estate agent will spend 2016 raising money for cancer charity

Adam Stimpson, who took part in the London Winter Run 10K, will carry on fundraising this year after seeing the effects of cancer first hand

West London pupils to join Britain's Got Talent stars Bars & Melody on stage at Wembley Arena

Children will unite in song at the world famous arena to raise awareness of the plight of kids in care

Council gives March deadline for HS2 traffic mitigation proposals

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Nick Hurd MP, Hillingdon Council, and residents spoke out against the planned haul road at the HS2 Select Committee

Closing: Pinner Post Office could close following a possible private franchise takeover

Petition launched to help save Pinner Post Office from closure

The petition aims to save the 'vital community resource', with locals encouraged to make sure their voices are heard

Walk the length of the River Crane, from Isleworth to Harrow

A guided walk, taking place over three legs, will begin in Isleworth, where the river meets the Thames, on Saturday January 30

Top marks: 11-year-old Saanya Verma got the maximum score in both Mensa IQ tests

Pinner girl gets maximum score in Mensa IQ tests at just 11 years old

Saanya Verma's parents are very proud of the clever 11-year-old at what they say is a 'proud moment' for the family

Read emotional letter by Marie Curie charity thanking Harrow residents for their support

The letter to getwestlondon said that 59 patients were able to be comforted by family and friends in their own home at the end of their lives

New Year Honours: Hillingdon principal John Ayres appointed OBE

Mr John Ayres, principal of the Eden Academy, was appointed OBE for services to education

Man rescued from Pinner sheltered housing block fire

Fire crews were called at around 2:20pm on Sunday (January 3) afternoon

Pte Oliver Snowden from 1st Battalion The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment

Pinner soldier passes out as top of the class

Oliver Snowdon successfully passed a Mortar Cadre and took the honour of top student on the course

Over 300 people walked 3 miles around Pinner in the Santa Dash to raise money for St. Luke's Hospice

Dashing Santas raise more than £6,000 for local charity

More than 300 people took part in the Santa Dash around Pinner to raise money for St Luke's Hospice

Mind blowing: Darren Ambrose said it was an honour to receive the award from David Walliams

Pinner man voted British Hairdresser of the Year at prestigious awards ceremony

Darren Ambrose was presented the award by David Walliams and has previously headed up the hair team of various Fashion Week shows

Remembrance Day 2015: Memorial events in west London

Remembrance Day and Remembrance Sunday are coming up in November; here's where memorial events are happening near you

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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