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Teen moped rider seen using a mobile phone arrested after being found with a knife and drugs near Ruislip

The 16-year-old was pulled over by police after he was spotted using a mobile phone while riding - they then made a shocking discovery

The best things to do in west London this week, including the legendary Ronan Keating LIVE!

Legendary musician Ronan Keating is coming to west London this week for a live concert, along with a host of other activities and events

Eight of the best places to see the autumn leaves change colour in west London

There are plenty of gorgeous places in west London to head this autumn; here are the very best spots to watch the falling leaves!

Watch shoppers queue down the street as historic Ruislip shop prepares to close for the last time

Quilter's in Ruislip is set to close its door for the last time after 60 years of trading - and customers were keen to have one last chance to shop there


Police officers showed 'immense bravery' in saving woman's life in South Ruislip fire

More details have emerged after a woman was rescued from a house fire in South Ruislip

Woman rushed to hospital after house fire breaks out in South Ruislip

The blaze took 21 firefighters more than an hour to bring under control

Ruislip church with leaky roof relying on community donations to pay for £250,000 repairs

The 11th century church in Ruislip is in need of major repair work after architects unveiled major problems in the roof


London weather recap: Roads left waterlogged and homes flooded after storms

Roads in Harrow and Ruislip have been left waterlogged and trains to Paddington are facing delays after London was hit by more flooding

Homes in Harrow flooded and Paddington trains facing delays after downpour

National Rail said that trains between Reading and London Paddington are facing delays after flooding last night

Electoral boundary changes 'look like they were drawn up on the back of a cigarette packet', says Ealing councillor

Chris Summers, a Labour councillor for Northolt, says the proposed shake-up makes little sense for voters in his constituency who would fall under Hillingdon

Transformers filming in Syon Park, giant replica model of 17th century London and Southall tragedy - top stories this week

A fourth cash machine blown up in Hounslow and the different attitudes policing a Chelsea football match and the Notting Hill Carnival also feature in the round-up

Suspect taken to hospital after being injured during botched ATM 'gas attack' near Uxbridge

An ATM explosion theft near Uxbridge on Thursday night left one suspect injured and police said it was 'a matter of luck' no innocent people were hurt

Three men arrested after latest cash machine explosion near Uxbridge

Another petrol station cash machine has been blown up, but this time three men were arrested on suspicion of burglary

Explosion at Ruislip petrol station as thieves blow up ANOTHER cash machine

This is the fifth similar incident in west London in the last month that has seen robbers blow up cash machines to steal their contents

Mayor's one-hour 'hopper' ticket: How far can you get within an hour on two buses?

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan and Transport for London launching a new ticket allowing passengers to travel for one hour on two buses

Hillingdon has the most Green Flag parks in the world

The borough is celebrating eight parks getting Green Flag status increasing the total from 34 to 42 in just one year

Woman trapped in car following crash in Eascote

Field End Road was closed in both directions after a two-vehicle crash left a woman trapped in her car

Police crackdown after £72,000 worth of motorbikes stolen in Hillingdon in THREE MONTHS

Officers in Hillingdon have revealed a staggering number of bikes have been stolen in Hillingdon, some of which were then used in other crimes

Freshers Week: The ultimate guide to Uxbridge for new Brunel University London students

If you're heading to Brunel University London this autumn, you'll get to know the Uxbridge area pretty well; here's our guide to get you started

Police appeal for help to find missing woman from Ealing

Wendy Amott has been missing since Friday (August 26), and her family say her disappearance is out of character

Hayes students scoops prestigious award from University of Greenwich

Glady Ojera lives in Hayes and attended Bishop Ramsey school and was 'delighted' to have her achievements noticed by her university

August Bank Holiday: Monday's supermarket opening times

Here are the all-important Bank Holiday Monday opening times for Aldi, Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons, Lidl and Waitrose

GCSE results Hillingdon: Students achieve some of the best results ever

Another exciting day for young people across Hillingdon as 15 and 16-year-olds pick up their GCSE results

Person struck by train and killed at Sudbury & Harrow Road station

Rail lines were closed following the collision on Wednesday afternoon at Sudbury & Harrow Road station

More than 200 new homes set for Ealing on brownfield sites - but less than half affordable

Ealing Council has struck a deal which will see 216 homes built on brownfield sites in a bid to meet its council housing target

Drugs seized by police after reports of trespassing at Ruislip's Wealdstone FC football ground

Metropolitan Police officers were carrying out patrols in Ruislip when they discovered a group of trespassers at Wealdstone FC

Tragedy in Hayes, Chelsea spending spree rumours and a North Korean defection – top stories from the last week

From crime to football, here are all of the top read stories on getwestlondon from the last week

A Level results: Amazing individual stories as west London students head to Oxbridge and beyond

With record numbers of university offers being made across the country, we take a look at how schools in west London fared on A Level results day

Police appeal for witnesses following a serious traffic collision in Ruislip

Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious traffic collision between a car and a motorcycle in Ruislip on Wednesday August 17

South Ruislip mum 'scared to death' after finding a huge seven-inch tarantula in her house

Lindsay Herlihy said she thought the spider was just a toy until it moved one of its legs, leaving her 'crying and hysterical'


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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