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Jury hears gruesome details in first day of Hayes man's murder trial

Paul Thrower from Hayes was stabbed up to 10 times and hacked with an axe, Old Bailey jury told

Ruislip scout will join the Queen at Remembrance Sunday Service

Jacob Spencer was honored with a prestigious Queen's Scout Award and will join Her Majesty at the Remembrance Day service at the Cenotaph

Woman urges discussion on mental health after death of best friend

Jenny Barnes held event in Ruislip to encourage people to talk about mental health after her friend Natalie Thomas died in 2013


Surprise Surprise! Amy gets a shock 'thank you' on ITV

Amy was nominated by her boss, Deborah Smart, for being a ray of sunshine in the office.

Doors close for last time on Eastcote Post Office

Customers and staff have said goodbye to the post office in Field End Road - but not for long - it re-opens tomorrow in a high street gift shop across the road

Murderer who absconded from prison handed himself in at South Ruislip station

Lewis Hoare and another inmate walked out of Spring Hill Open Prison on Sunday

Ruislip teenager in charity skydive with aunt diagnosed with cancer

Katie Lovell and four others have so far raised more than £3,000 for Cancer Research UK after her aunt was diagnosed with the condition

Colin Hegarty, a maths teacher at Preston Manor School in Wembley, was presented with The Award for Outstanding Use of Technology In Education by Prime Minister David Cameron

Wembley maths teacher presented with tech award for video tutorial website by David Cameron

Colin Hegarty, who works at  Preston Manor School in Carlton Avenue East, Wembley, collected his gong for his bank of more than 1,000 instructional clips

Cows coming to Ickenham nature reserve as part of £23k improvement project

Cows are a vital tool in boosting habitats as part of a London Wildlife Trust project in Ickenham Marshes

Ruislip mother poisoned herself and her two daughters

An inquest has heard that Heena Solanki and her two young daughters died after drinking acid

Inquest into deaths of mother and daughters in Ruislip home due to start this afternoon

Heena Solanki and her daughters Prisha and Jasmine were found dead at a home in Midcroft, Ruislip in 2013

Snell strike not enough as Wealdstone bow out of the Middlesex County Cup

Youth football round-up also featuring Headstone Manor, Acton Ealing Whistlers and Denham United Ladies

Sainsbury's pull out of developing South Ruislip store after Arla plan gets approval

The supermarket in Long Drive had permission to demolish and re-build its store but said that will not go ahead now that rival Asda will be built down the road

Huge redevelopment for South Ruislip gets the green light from councillors

Building work will start in January after 11-screen cinema, Asda store, five family restaurants and housing plan was approved

What's on in West London: Make the most of the October school holidays

From Bollywood dancing to surviving Halloween - it's all happening in West London during next week's school break

Health minister visits Hillingdon Hospital to see how funding has improved labour wards

MP Dan Poulter, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Health, wanted to see how government money had been spent improving ten of the hospital’s labour wards

Search is on to fill new HS2 job - but is it too little too late?

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HS2 say the role will help people eligible for government compensation - but anti-HS2 campaigner says "only a tiny percentage are eligible, so relatively few people will be helped at all"

What's on in West London during the October half term

Check out our suggestions on where to take the kids on the school break next week

Funeral held for Yiewsley's 95-year-old war veteran Percy Alec McCormack

Mr McCormack served with the London Irish Rifles for six years in World War Two after signing up at the age of 18

Multi-million pound South Ruislip Arla plan recommended for approval

A second smaller plan for the derelict former dairy site has satisfied planning officers - but will it get the green light from councillors?


BREAKING: A40 closed at Hillingdon

The A40 has been closed in both directions following an incident in the Swakeleys Roundabout area.

Freemasons donate minibus to school for children with learning difficulties

Learning opportunities will now be enhanced at Greenford's Mandeville School

In pictures: Duchess of Gloucester visits school children in Ickenham

The Duchess was joined by broadcaster and former pupil Sue Cook at the official opening of Glebe Primary School's new building

Woman injured in early rush hour smash in Eastcote

Occupant of car had to be released by firefighters before being treated at the scene


Update: Delays on Underground services from Rayners Lane to Uxbridge

Piccadilly and Metropolitan Line services are suffering delays this morning following a signal failure earlier this morning.

Will Coca Cola take on the Boris Bike?

Coca Cola is believed to be among a number of well known companies that are interested in taking on the £5.5million sponsorship.

Mystery of the sinister convoy making its way through Ruislip

A Gulfstream jet with Italian registration was spotted on the ground at RAF Northolt in West End Road, Ruislip

Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner MP Nick Hurd cuts ribbon on new high street post office

The new post office in Ruislip High Street will open an extra 14 hours a week

Ruislip's Middlesex Stadium sports bar refused longer opening hours

But The Clubhouse, in Breakspear Road, will be allowed to host adult entertainment for stag and hen parties

Founding member helps photo society celebrate its 40th anniversary

89-year-old Ron Walter has been taking snaps with the Field End Photographic Society since it first began


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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