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Boris Johnson denies twitter reports of train attack by Brentford fan

This is twitter at its finest says mayor of london's spokeswoman.

Friday bus strike called off - but Monday's is still on

Bus strikes across the Capital have been cancelled on Friday but will still go ahead Monday, and we have details of services affected.

Shoppers queue out the door at opening of new TK Maxx

The discount fashion store has created 50 jobs in South Ruislip

Cream drummer Ginger Baker's dining room table up for auction in Ruislip

Oak farmhouse table once belonging to musician Ginger Baker goes under the hammer this month

Campaign group say less than 2% of people blighted by HS2 are likely to get compensation

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HS2 Action Alliance say the vast majority of people living in urban areas that are impacted by HS2 - like in Ruislip - will get nothing

Meet the youngest kid to tackle the awesome Tube Challenge

Exhausting quest for little boy ends in triumph - and a lot of money raised

Mayor cuts ribbon of new nature area at Eastcote school

Coteford School's new pond and nature area is brimming with wildlife

Flypast of Spitfire and Hurricane ends Polish War Memorial ceremony

Octogenarian former fighters mingled with young cadets from the Polish air force academy in Deblin for the traditional laying of wreaths

Chaos on Central Line at Ealing Broadway after signal failure

Commuters face huge delays in getting to work today with no service after signal failure at North Acton

Our poll suggests Boris Johnson is not favourite among readers for Uxbridge and South Ruislip

With just one day to go before local Tories choose who gets the Uxbridge and South Ruislip candidacy our poll suggests readers don't put Boris as number one

Hillingdon nurse helps to give premature babies a chance at life

“These babies are born with a huge disadvantage so the team put everything we can into helping them. They are fighters, so we fight for them.”

New special free school proposed for youngsters in Ickenham

The school will cater for pupils aged five to 19 with severe to moderate learning difficulties

What's on this weekend in Hillingdon?

Flowers, movies, art and European culture - a variety of events are on offer across the borough this weekend

Hillingdon people recycling more than ever with new collections

Since the council introduced weekly garden waste, textile and food recycling collections there has been an overall increase in recycling across the borough

Special event to promote independent shops in Northwood Hills returns

Second Independent's Day will showcase town centre improvements and support local traders

Ruislip hairstylist talent spotted to join world famous ghd art team

Viktoria Toth, a stylist at HOB in Ruislip, was picked from hundreds to join the team and create looks for ghd

EXCLUSIVE: Biggest gathering of Spitfires and Hurricanes for decades planned for RAF Northolt

To mark its centenary and the 75th anniversary of the Battle Of Britain, planners at the base in West End Road, Ruislip, want a fitting tribute and an event worthy of the double celebration.

Pub raises £1000 for year-long children's hospice campaign - in just one night

The Woodman in Ruislip wanted to hold the fundraiser for Shooting Star Chase Hospice which gives care to barmaid Siobhan's 23-month old daughter

Saturday night movie themed fundraiser for Michael Sobell Hospice

Guests are encouraged to come in movie-themed fancy dress, and there will be a prize for the best dressed.

Volunteers need votes to fund outdoor classroom and nature trail in restored Gardens

Work to enhance Eastcote House Gardens is underway and volunteers hope to get funding to help teach youngsters about the natural world

Help plan Hillingdon’s future healthcare services 

Patients, carers and residents are being encouraged to attend a workshop to help plan the health services that need to be provided over the next two years

Jobs joy as two major retailers open new stores in Hillingdon

Sixty-two posts created as Screwfix and TK Maxx give Hillingdon a vote of confidence


Zumba and cakes - a great way to support Macmillan

Series of events will raise vital funds for cancer charity that works with patients and families

Triple exam success for talented St Helen's School sisters

The Northwood siblings are celebrating after hard work in their University, A Level and GCSE exams paid off

Former Cameron special adviser in the running for Uxbridge seat

Shaun Bailey was paid a reported £60,000 a year to advise the Prime Minister on youth, crime and race issues

Police investigate ex-TNT worker who dumped post bags in Eastcote

The mail company said the individual who discarded mail in a conservation area has been sacked and it is looking at pressing charges

Mum-of-three opens first women's clothes shop in Ruislip Manor

Good news for the high street as independent shops move in

TNT Post bags dumped in conservation area in Eastcote

Bags of post - potentially containing mail from banks and credit card companies- were found by volunteer gardeners

World Darts Champion targets Ruislip and invites the public to take him on

Punters get nine darts to try to beat the pro's score with just six

Will Uxbridge lose Boris Johnson to Clacton seat?

Ladbrokes have released odds on Boris leaving the Uxbridge and South Ruislip seat he wants, to fight Tory defector Douglas Carswell running for UKIP in Essex


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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