August Bank Holiday: Supermarket opening times

Bank Holiday Monday opening times for Aldi, Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons, Lidl and Waitrose

Brave dad who survived strokes caused by holes in heart raises thousands of pounds for Hillingdon Hospital

Ian Partridge discovered he had holes in his heart which he said affects one in six of the adult population

Ruislip stepped back to Middle Ages with Medfest 2015

People all of ages flocked to Ruislip to experience medieval life with knights, jousting and re-enactments

What's going on near you this weekend: Things to do in west London

Find out what's going in your area this weekend for fun ideas of things to get up to!

What's going on near you this week: Things to do in west London

Find out what's going in your area this week for fun ideas of things to get up to!

Dance the night away at a Dance Parties Plus event

Do you enjoy dancing and fancy meeting new people? A Dance Parties Plus event might be for you

Man banned from Uxbridge and Ruislip High Streets

Police said Gary Vines repeatedly offended over a period of two years including stealing from cars, shoplifting, being drunk in the street, and assaulting a shop keeper

Ruislip family host fundraiser day in memory of son

2015 marks the year Paul Speck Jnr would have turned 21, so the family wanted to thank the charity-run hospital that helped them through his brain stem tumour treatment

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

  • HS2

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

updated

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Want to know if your MP supports the fox hunting ban or wants to see it repealed?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

  • HS2

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

updated

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

exclusive

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

  • HS2

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

updated

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

Ruislip

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.

Get West London Tweets

In This Week's Paper

Free
Gazette
now
out

 

Journalists

Salina Patel
Hounslow
Katherine Clementine
Uxbridge
Danya Bazaraa
Ealing
Goolistan Cooper
Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea, Westminster
Nathan Spendelow
Harrow and Brent
Robert Cumber
Hounslow
Camilla Horrox
Ealing
Matt Lewis
Sports Reporter
Tom Moore
Sports Reporter
Tim Street
Deputy Sports Editor
Paul Warburton
Sports Reporter