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Ruislip estate agent takes on 12-mile charity challenge

Things are about to get tough for an estate agent who is swapping houses for hills.

Sir John Randall is delighted Ruislip Manor will finally get a bank in the high street

The South Ruislip MP has welcomed a Post Office initiative to introduce much needed bank facilities

Friends group worked up over change of work-out site

A Friends group were excited at the idea of free outdoor gym equipment at Ruislip Lido, but expected it in a different location

Ruislip Operatic Society's Wiz is wonderful!

The first of Ruislip Operatic Society’s two shows of the year was fast-paced and expertly delivered

Campaigners ramp-up calls for people to petition for HS2 mitigation

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People will have less than a month to ask parliament for relief from HS2 after the Hybrid Bill’s second reading

Photo-gallery: Sochi Paralympic medallist Caroline Powell gives skiing masterclass

The skier who won four medals in Sochi last month met young Paralympic stars of the future

Video: Boris hops off the Piccadilly Line at Uxbridge and makes bus station promise

The Mayor of London says he will look into the prospect of a redevelopment of Uxbridge terminus

MP Nick Hurd says revised HS2 compensation proposals are 'better news' but there is still a long way to go

The Pinner, Ruislip and Northwood MP says he will continue to argue for a tunnel extension beyond Ickenham

Isleworth Crown Court

Army reservist given suspended sentence for possessing over 1000 child porn images

Anthony Malcolm from Ruislip was given a jail sentence of 12 months, suspended for 24 months

shley Reid, 26, of Rayners Lane, South Harrow, works as a sports coach at St Teresa's Catholic Primary School and Nursery in Long Elmes, Harrow Weald, and will be swapping the classroom for the canvass to take part in his first ever wrestling match at LDN Wrestling's evening of entertainment on Saturday April 19 at Harrow Borough FC's Earlsmead Stadium in Carlyon Avenue, South Harrow.

School sports coach to wrestler: how one Harrow teacher is gearing up for the ring

Ashley Reid debuts at LDN Wrestling's show in South Harrow on April 19

Soldier's war stories are helping to boost hospice funds

A war veteran's grandson has published his memoirs to raise money for Michael Sobell Hospice

HS2 revised property compensation packages announced

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Another blow for people living above HS2 tunnel but homeowners living beyond West Ruislip portal will get revised compensation packages

VIDEO: Flash mob breaks into dance at Intu Uxbridge

Members of Ruislip-based performing arts school JAM2000 surprised visitors at intu Uxbridge with a dance routine which they performed every hour, on the hour from 11am to 4pm.

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Getting the most from online gambling

Although the obvious reason for gambling is money, there are actually many other benefits

Mum of disabled twins is at her wit's end

The mother of severely disabled twins faces an uphill battle after her application to set up a charity to help them was twice refused

Poet John Hegley coming to Ruislip for World Book Night

He will take the stage at 7pm on April 23, at the theatre in Pinn Way, Ruislip.

Marking one hundred years of scouting in Northwood

The first scout group in Northwood was set up days after the outbreak of WW1 and saw youngsters contributing to the war effort at home

PHOTO GALLERY: JAM2000 flash mob at intu Uxbridge

Shoppers were stopped in their tracks when a flash mob burst into dance at a borough shopping centre

100 jobs up for grabs in Ruislip with Ocado

The online supermarket is looking for 100 delivery drivers from Ruislip as part of drive to find 1,000 new staff members across the UK

MPs call for slower trains and say HS2 puts countryside at risk

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A Parliamentary committee found plans to minimise environmental damage do not go far enough

Weekend what's on guide for Hillingdon

Things to see and do in Hillingdon this Saturday (April 5)

Plenty going on right through the Easter period

Easter might fall late this year, but here is an early peep at what's going on amid all the chocolate and chicks

Funeral takes place of man with learning difficulties who was fatally stabbed in Greenford

The family of Dean Mayley are grateful to all those who paid their respects

Ruislip schoolgirl interviews Hollywood director

11-year-old Tanvi quizzed Rio 2 director Carlos Saldanha about production secrets as part of an initiaitive funded by the British Film Institute

Concerns raised over competition which asks architects to design ‘aesthetically pleasing’ overhead lines for HS2

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Ten options have been shortlisted in a competition to design the overhead power lines on the HS2 track - but can you do better?

Tory to stand in Brent and Leicester for local and national seats

Kishan Devani is standing as a councillor in Northwick Park ward and will also challenge Keith Vaz MP in Leicester

Photo-gallery: Kids become a walking timeline for school history day parade

Youngsters document life throughout the ages from ancient Greece to the Victorian era

Boris Johnson: HS2 Heathrow spur would be a 'ludicrous waste of money'

Mayor of London told anti-HS2 campaigner Lottie Jones the spur 'should be scrapped'

Two hours waiting on street for ambulance

A WOMAN with an injured ankle lay in an Uxbridge street for more than two hours waiting for an ambulance.

In photos: Ruislip's first R-Fest music festival

R-Fest was organised by secondary school students to raise cash for a local hospice


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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