Politics

Politics

From the state of your street to the school your child attends, politics plays a part in every aspect of West London life and the Get West London offer daily reporting and reaction to town hall decision-making and debate across the area as well as MPs activity in the constituencies.

MP criticised over 'tardy' response to constituents' letters and emails

Kensington MP Lady Victoria Borwick promises to take action and says: "I apologise to anybody that feels they have not had an appropriate response from me"

Poll of Londoners on mayoral candidates in the race for City Hall

Voters boost backing for Tooting MP Sadiq Khan against Richmond MP Zac Goldsmith

Labour leadership candidate Yvette Cooper visits Hounslow for Q&A

Shadow home secretary, who is third favourite with bookies, has backing of both borough's MPs

Jeremy Corbyn: 'When you create cohesive atmosphere of doing things together, everything becomes possible'

The Labour Party leadership candidate gave a speech at Ealing Town Hall before answering questions from the public

Chance to meet Labour leader candidate Jeremy Corbyn

The Islington North MP has been packing out meeting halls across the UK and is preparing for a visit to Ealing

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Figures show there have been nearly 200 breaches in west London, but who are the worst offenders?

Air pollution kills more than 200 people in H&F every year

Nearly one in seen deaths are caused by nitrogen dioxide air pollution - now a new task force is being set up to deal with the silent killer

New controls to tackle defecation and urination on Shepherd's Bush Green

There were 42 complaints of people going to the toilet in public made to police in the last six months of 2014

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

Teenager threatened to 'behead' social worker in Feltham, court hears

The 16-year-old called the terrified Hounslow Council employee a "home-wrecker" and said he would chop her head off, court is told

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Figures show there have been nearly 200 breaches in west London, but who are the worst offenders?
Blunder: Council bosses have now 'tightened up' its social media processes following the discovery

Harrow Council Twitter account spotted following hardcore ANIMAL PORN page

Local authority bosses have been forced to 'tighten up' the council's social media processes following the discovery

Teenager threatened to 'behead' social worker in Feltham, court hears

The 16-year-old called the terrified Hounslow Council employee a "home-wrecker" and said he would chop her head off, court is told

See how much sensitive data YOUR council has lost

Figures show there have been nearly 200 breaches in west London, but who are the worst offenders?

Plans submitted for nearly 200 homes in Ealing town centre

A new nightclub at the site of The Ealing Club, where the Rolling Stones cut their teeth, is part of the proposals

See how much sensitive data YOUR council has lost

Figures show there have been nearly 200 breaches in west London, but who are the worst offenders?

Ealing among top 10 councils for helping disadvantaged children

The latest figures have been released by Ofted, the government’s school and early years’ inspection body

'Ground Force'-style garden make-over for Uxbridge dad battling leukaemia

Father-of-two Richard Robbins was diagnosed with leukaemia in April, so staff at LifeBuild Solutions have teamed up to create an exciting garden fit for twin toddlers

See how much sensitive data YOUR council has lost

Figures show there have been nearly 200 breaches in west London, but who are the worst offenders?

Ruislip stepped back to Middle Ages with Medfest 2015

People all of ages flocked to Ruislip to experience medieval life with knights, jousting and re-enactments

Other councils

Fox hunting: What's your MP's views on the ban?

Want to know if your MP supports the fox hunting ban or wants to see it repealed? Use our gadget to find out their views on the controversial subject

Ex-Kensington MP Sir Malcolm Rifkind still has access to Parliament - despite stepping down

The former MP is one of 381 ex-politicians taking advantage of a 'Category X' pass

Queen's Speech: Full list of 26 Bills and what they mean for you

David Cameron's agenda includes the HS2 Bill, allowing the government to begin work on phase 1 of the controversial high-speed rail link project

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Journalists

Salina Patel
Hounslow
Katherine Clementine
Uxbridge
Danya Bazaraa
Ealing
Goolistan Cooper
Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea, Westminster
Nathan Spendelow
Harrow and Brent
Robert Cumber
Hounslow
Camilla Horrox
Ealing
Matt Lewis
Sports Reporter
Tom Moore
Sports Reporter
Tim Street
Deputy Sports Editor
Paul Warburton
Sports Reporter