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Junior doctors in west London 'demoralised' by Jeremy Hunt's shock NHS contracts announcement

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One junior doctors in west London threatened to quit after the Health Secretary announced he will impose a new seven-day contract

Hillingdon Hospital midwife speaks out on female genital mutilation

Aissa Edon helps victims of FGM in the community through the Hope Clinic, and worldwide, all while being a full-time midwife

Heathrow yet to 'engage' with government on night flights ban

The airport's CEO John Holland-Kaye says it needs to work with the government and airlines before making any commitment

Valentine's Day: Dedicate a tree to someone you love at mass planting event in Ealing

Swap your Valentine's gifts for garden gloves this Valentine's Day and attend this fun tree planting event in Ealing


MOPAC secures further funding to tackle knife crime across London

Caroline Pidgeon AM welcomes Mayor's decision to extend support to youth charities and anonymised data sharing on violent offences across London's emergency departments

More than 4,000 people sign petition to save 'lifeline' respite home in Ealing

Heller House, Southall, Ealing, could face potential closure under cost-cutting measures from Ealing Council but a petition has been launched to keep it open

Three men charged with raping child in Uxbridge over five-month period

Three young men are accused of raping the underage child in locations within the Uxbridge area

Jealous husband 'beat, strangled and bit wife to death' at Southall home, court hears

Agim Isaku denies murdering his wife Elife Beqa at their home while their young sons slept in the next room


Record number of missed hospital appointments in west London

Patients missed 110,702 first appointments at hospitals across west London

Walk the length of the River Crane, from Isleworth to Harrow

A guided walk, taking place over three legs, will begin in Isleworth, where the river meets the Thames, on Saturday January 30

Medical Centre in Ealing deemed 'inadequate' for second time in two months

Somerset Medical Centre, Somerset Road, Southall, had a suspension lifted due to improvements but was still rated inadequate

Police appeal to find missing Ealing girl

Zaynab Khalil has been missing for three days and could be in Ealing or Hounslow

Hounslow sticking with weekly recycling collections

The council, which has the worst recycling rate in London, had been considering a switch to fortnightly co-mingled collections

Police find schizophrenic man who fled Southall mental health unit

Orlando Silva absconded from a mental health unit in Southall and was on the run for two weeks

Police re-appeal for schizophrenic man who escaped Southall mental health unit

Officers are urging anyone who sees Orlando Silva not to approach him but to call police

Fake hoverboards and 'unsafe' Angry Bird toys seized from Ealing shipping containers

More than 47,000 counterfeit and potentially unsafe goods, including fake hoverboards, were seized at a shipping container yard off Bridge Road, Southall

Ealing landlord prosecuted for failing to demolish 'dangerous' outhouse

Ahdil Saddiq, also known as Mohammed Jameel Choudhry and Jameel M Choudhry, was prosecuted for failing to comply with a Prohibition Order and Demolition Order

Ealing worker to run London Triathlon after losing brother to heart attack

Harbir Singh, who has owned the Barefoot Doctors in Southall, Ealing, since 2011, is gearing up for the race after losing his brother to a heart attack

Man arrested in Ealing for urinating in "full public view"

Ealing Metropolitan Police Station tweeted that officers had arrested a man for urinating in full public view in Southall

Police launch search for Ealing man who could be without vital medication

David Joseph, from Southall , Ealing, was last seen on Thursday (January 14) in Southall Broadway.

Summit to co-ordinate Ealing response to refugee crisis in Syria

It will also look at issues such as finding accommodation and ways of helping those displaced by conflict in their homeland

Elderly man dies in hospital following Southall collision in December

Sham Sunder Ralhan, who was involved in a collision with a silver car in Southall on December 19, died in hospital on Wednesday (January 13)

Schizophrenic man absconds from Southall mental health unit

Orlando Silva, who was detained under the Mental Health Act, escaped on Wednesday, January 6

Rail cutting at Acton

Take a look at Crossrail improvement works carried out over Christmas

The engineering work disrupted services over the festive period, but is now complete

The criminal gang were estimated to have made around £5 million

Gang network who stole mobile phones on Tube uncovered by police

The Southall based gang, who have been jailed for 30 years, were found to have made an average of £10,000 a day

Ealing Council calls on residents to recycle Christmas trees in January

For the fifth year running, Ealing Council have encouraged people to recycle their trees by setting up 19 drop-off points in the borough

Pakistani cricket caterer from Ealing gathers hundreds for Super League Cricket warm up

Dalawar Chaudhry, from Southall, persuaded cricket icons including former England coach Andy Flower to gather for a media conference at West Middlesex Golf Club

Man stabbed in leg and back outside KFC in Ealing

Police are appealing for information after a man was stabbed in the leg and back outside a KFC in Southall, Ealing

Elections, Heathrow and terrorism: Local political leaders reflect on 2015

West London political leaders reflect on big moments from 2015 and challenges ahead, in their festive messages.

Southall teen makes YouTube film about police stop and search powers

Naman Kadam panicked when he was stopped by the police and has made a film to reassure other young people.


Southall has earned the nickname ‘Little India’ owing to its large Asian population but it is also a model example of different cultures, backgrounds and faiths co-existing together. With more investment in the area than ever before and a housing boom expected to coincide with the Crossrail project, Southall is on the rise.

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