ROS StageWorks Summer School wins award

ROS StageWorks Summer School has been awarded the National Operatic and Dramatic Association London YOUNGSTARS trophy for its production of Beauty and The Beast Jr.

HS2: Bird's eye view of route through west London

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See video of fly-though animation of the proposed route HS2 would take through west London, from the sky

National Parks Week: Best green spots in west London for picnic

This week is National Parks Week! Head to one of these lovely green spots near you and enjoy nature


The best TV shows filmed in west London

Cast a look back at these amazing TV shows set in our very own west London – and tell us what others should make the list...

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Want to know if your MP supports the fox hunting ban or wants to see it repealed?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

HS2 apology leaves residents and MPs with 'low trust'

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Ruislip petitioners believed the HS2 tunnel would be 30m below their houses but documents reveal it would be HALF that


Perivale fire: Black smoke billows across London as crews battle warehouse blaze

More than a 100 firefighters tackled the blaze in Wadsworth Road, Perivale, which sent smoke billowing across London. Around 30 people at the site which includes factory units escaped before the fire crews arrived

Hughie Dixon's Live Music Round-Up: Salt has "excitement and positive energy from start to finish"

Planning to let your hair down this weekend? Check out Hughie Dixon's latest round-up of live music in and around Hillingdon borough

Traffic islands will cause 'chaos' on Ruislip road blighted by speeding

Residents want something to be done to stop speeding on their street, but say traffic islands will "hinder, not help" them

Ruislip dance school celebrates 70 years

The dance school's 87-year-old founder said: “It’s quite an honour to have been able to do it for all those years"

Boris Johnson refuses to apologise for telling cabbie to 'F**k off and die'

The Mayor of London refused to take back his shocking outburst - and sources close to Boris have smeared the driver as a "serial heckler"

MPs in bid to protect Hillingdon from 'disastrous impact' of air pollution

Hillingdon MPs debated issues with HS2 and a third runway at Heathrow Airport during a Westminster debate this week


Caught on camera: See moment thief targeted WW2 veteran's apartment

DC Tim Costello spoke exclusively to getwestlondon and released CCTV video footage in a bid to catch the thief who stole pensioner's life savings

Ruislip mum 'honoured' to win beauty award

Nikolett Vegh was voted the winner of the prestigious Student of the Year Award

HS2 works will blight Ruislip schools and roads for SIX months

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Hillingdon Council and anti-HS2 campaigners are gearing up to voice their petitions in front of the parliamentary select committee this month

The zero budget film follows a hitman on his latest contract

West London film nominated for prestigious awards

'The Profesional' was filmed in Harrow and Hillingdon using local actors


The best fish and chips shops in west London

Fish & Chips are proudly the UK's national dish and there are plenty of places all over London to enjoy it! Here are the best places to get a proper fish & chips

Ruislip family devastated after pet cat shot in face

The family want to make people aware that "some idiot is going around hurting animals"

National Running Day: Best places to run in west London

It's National Running Day! If you fancy lacing up your trainers and going for a jog, here are the best places in west London to do so

Ruislip robbers target phone shop in broad daylight

Police have released a CCTV image in the hope of catching four men behind the theft of a haul of mobile phones worth approximately £7,000

CCTV released in hunt for burglar who stole WW2 veteran's life savings

Do you recognise this man? He is wanted by police in connection with stealing £6,000 from Lionel Lake

Are you brave enough to face the Fun House gunge tank?

Parents and their children are being invited to take part in a one-day recreation of the 1990s television show, with prizes up for grabs

Life savings returned to WW2 veteran in just 10 days after community appeal

For He's a Jolly Good Fellow! Community come together to return 91-year-old Lionel Lake's stolen life savings in Royal British Legion presentation

Eastcote bell ringer chimed for VE Day and 70 years on

Beryl Dew marked the 70th anniversary of VE by leading bell ringers at a church in Ruislip

Thousands enjoy woodland life at Ruislip Lido

Activities and displays entertained the crowds, including the Welsh Axe men, John the falconer and the Woodland Craftsmen

Boris Johnson cabinet reshuffle: Uxbridge & South Ruislip MP to attend meetings but not given specific role

Prime Minister David Cameron said Boris would "devote his attention to his final year as Mayor of London"

Hughie Dixon's live music round-up: 'Faers are certainly deserving of a decent break'

Planning to let your hair down this weekend? Check out Hughie Dixon's  latest round-up of live music in and around Hillingdon borough

Voting results: Who is in and who is out after the election in west London?

What are the General Election results? Who won the election? Who's in and who's out? Find out all you need to know from all the west London constituencies here

Ruislip Northwood & Pinner constituency results

See the election results for Ruislip Northwood & Pinner

Community fundraiser for burgled WW2 veteran smashes target

Lionel Lake, 91, who will be repaid every penny of the £5,030 stolen from his Ruislip home as he slept, said: "I just can't get over it!"


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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