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Central line strike will cause delays on Friday

An overwhelming 90 per cent of union members are backing the strike

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

LOOK: Jousting display at Ruislip Manor Medieval Festival

See our gallery and re-live the exciting jousting display at the borough's annual Medieval festival

Latest numbers show voters feel Boris might be using Uxbridge as a springboard to the top

The results might be of concern to anyone in the Uxbridge and South Ruislip constituency who is worried Boris would be an ‘absentee MP’

Three-car smash causes traffic chaos in Hillingdon area

A multi-car pile-up on the A40 is resulting in heavy traffic in the Hillingdon area this morning (Wednesday, August 20).

Polls show the Boris factor would make it a landslide if he stood in Uxbridge and South Ruislip

Polling activity in the constituency appears to have stepped up in recent days

'Like a bomb going off'. Cannister takes off like a rocket from demolition site and hits man's home

“It flew through the air and I am telling you, if someone had been out there and been hit it would have killed them”

Hillingdon Open Studios offers the chance to wallow in some great art

Sixteen artists will host open days, allowing you a chance to chat to them about their art

What was life like in the trenches during World War 1?

Sergeant Mark Bristow, station historian at RAF Northolt, leads a talk in Ruislip about what life was like for soldiers living in the trenches during the Great War

First student off to Oxbridge after second ever A-level results at Ruislip High School

Emily Fishman is off to Cambridge as the school says it is delighted with second cohort of A-level students

Shining students get 100 per cent pass rate at Bishop Ramsey

The Ruislip school is celebrating the success of its A-level students - many who got multiple A*s

A 23-year-old who shifted 120lbs says it has changed his life

A health coach in Ruislip Manor has helped a young man lose more than eight stone in weight in just five months

Gazette readers capture incredible supermoon snaps

The moon appeared extra big and bright on Sunday night

Accused in Greenford murder trial had 'samurai sword in car'

An 18-year-old accused of the murder of Dean Mayley had previously been caught with a samurai sword and a knife, an Old Bailey jury was told.

In pictures: What exactly was going on while the tube to Uxbridge was closed?

Photos show engineers working to improve tracks during the 23 days the Metropolitan and Piccadilly lines were shut

GALLERY: West London fans pay tribute to Robin Williams

'Genie, you're free' - The country woke to the sad news that the US comedian and actor was found dead this morning.

Boris Johnson could make his move for Uxbridge at any moment

Nominations to become Tory candidate for Uxbridge and South Ruislip are open and Conservative association sources believe it's just a matter of time before Boris applies

Sports in Hillingdon to be given a financial boost

Funding is on offer to sports, exercise and dance groups - find out how to apply

Family restaurant brings a taste of Italy to Ruislip Manor

The Passarelli family will serve traditional Italian cooking using meat and veg supplied by their high street neighbours

What's on in Hillingdon this weekend?

Ongoing fun for youngsters enjoying the summer holidays - plus some events for big kids too!

BREAKING: Elderly woman treated for smoke inhalation

Two fire engines were outside a home in Ruislip Manor

Boris gets the airwaves buzzing as speculation grows

The spotlight has fallen on Uxbridge and South Ruislip, the constituency long since tipped as the safe seat into which Mr Johnson would ‘parachute’.

A Clockwork Orange, condoms and the Crown and Treaty: some more Uxbridge facts from our readers

The town's been hitting the headlines amid speculation Boris Johnson could take the Uxbridge and South Ruislip seat

Fighting talk as Labour candidate considers going up against Boris Johnson to win Uxbridge and South Ruislip seat

Boris might not yet have a seat in his bid to stand for Parliament in 2015 but Labour's Chris Summers is already talking about going head-to-head with the Mayor of London

Should Boris enter the race to be Uxbridge and South Ruislip MP?

Boris Johnson intends to return to the Commons at the 2015 election, but should he try his luck in Uxbridge and South Ruislip? Vote using our Boris widget.

Conservative Party Conference 2013, Manchester

Boris Johnson says: "I haven't got any seat lined up"

David Cameron says the Mayor of London's decision to run as an MP in the next general election is "great news"

Boris: 'I'll be back in 2015'. But will it be Uxbridge?

The seat is regarded as being close enough to London if Mr Johnson wanted to continue as Mayor and reasonably close to his home.

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.

MPs join forces to ask Government to drop HS2 Heathrow spur

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Nick Hurd, John Randall and Dominic Grieve have written to the transport secretary asking him to drop a spur connecting HS2 to Heathrow Airport


Ruislip is part of the London Borough of Hillingdon. Major landmarks in the area include Ruislip Lido, a former reservoir, now an area of public parkland with its own miniature railway and Manor Farm, a settlement dating from the 9th century which is now designates as a local heritage site.

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