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Job seekers claimants reduce by more than 1/5 in Ealing

Figures have been released today by the Department for Work and Pensions

Crooked Southall landlord told to pay back £70,000

Landlord hit hard in the pocket after ignoring Ealing Council warning and court orders

Review of the Year: February: Miley Cyrus takes a wrecking ball to Hammersmith and a drug dealer tells a tall story

February 2014 saw speculation that the graffiti artist Banksy has struck in Hammersmith, and a drug dealer told a court that his electronic scales were for making fairy cakes.

Southall family restaurant fined for dumping waste on pavement

Shabeelle restaurant in Southall must cough up almost £2,000 after admitting seven offences of fly tipping.

David Cameron awards Ealing woman who 'wraps up' London

Elizabeth Grier-Menager became the 175th 'Point of Light' for her campaign to collect coats for the homeless

Wrestling mania to hit Southall for the first time this weekend

The event will feature hard-hitting bouts including the professional debut of local Northolt resident, 24-year-old Prub Singh Gill, who has trained under British Champion Alan Lee Travis for the past 8 months.

Special visit for centenarian who manned fire station switch board during Blitz

Edna Goodger was presented with flowers by Hounslow council leader Steve Curran at Heston House Resource Centre

Digging, and dancing and giving life to a brand new woodland in the city: That's how I want to spend my Saturday

getwestlondon reporter Camilla Horrox joins hundreds of volunteers to plant 10,000 trees in a west London park.

Queen Latifa had a less than regal start before she was rescued.

Animal Column: Queen Latifa will make a very regal companion, see the video

This week Marion Garnett has details of animal charities' Christmas events and offers, and has video of a cat called Queen Latifa who is looking for a new home.

Consultation into removal of Southall landmark to begin this weekend

National Grid has invited the general public to an information session on the former Southall Gasworks site at a drop in session being held on December 10.

Biggest increase in insolvencies in England or Wales during 2013 recorded in Southall

There was a 47 per cent rise in insolvencies from 2012-2013 in the constituency

In pictures: Norwood Green school's Bollywood-themed fundraiser raises hundreds of pounds

School welcomes back former pupil Sukhveer Singh of Beat Alliance dhol players who entertains the crowds during an evening that helps raise £650

Southall MP support to outlaw the sending of sexual messages to children

Mr Sharma is backing the NSPCC’s Flaw in the Law campaign, which is calling on the Government to introduce a new offence so that it is illegal for an adult to intentionally send a sexual message to a child.

London Tigers roar to win against 10-man Colney Heath

Round-up of Saturday's west London action from the Spartan South Midlands League

Southall's domestic abuse sufferers take to the streets for White Ribbon Day

Virendra Sharma MP for Southall, DCI Colin Wingrove attended the event which included a street theatre performed by the domestic abuse sufferers themselves.

Getting to know Ealing's latest borough commander, Superintendent Paul Martin

Danya Bazaraa meets with Ealing's temporary borough commander to find out what his aims and priorities are.

Year 5 Allenby Primary School students with MP Virendra Sharma

Allenby Primary School students inspire MP Virendra Sharma during their visit to Parliament

Ealing Southall MP Virendra Sharma declared himself "surprised and amazed" by Allenby Primary School students' interest in local issues.

Ealing Tories dispute council's target savings while crucial services are under threat

The leader of the borough's Conservative party says Ealing Council only needs to save £35 million in the next year, not £50m

Missing Somali teenager has been found safe and well

Ealing police say Ayan Omar, 14, has been found safe and well

London Tigers pegged back by Stotfold as honours shared

Round-up of the action involving clubs from the Spartan South Midlands League

Southall Pizza Hut takeaway closed after cockroaches found

The takeaway was one of four restaurants shut by council inspectors

Food Review: Mad about unique spice blends at Madhu's

DANYA BAZARAA dines at Madhu’s Restaurant, 39 South Road, Southall UB1 1SW. Call 020 8574 1897.

Missing: 14-year-old Somali girl from Southall area

Ayan Omar was last seen wearing a black headscarf and a navy jumper with the Feltham Community College logo

Three men charged with terrorism offences following West London raids

The men, who are aged between 19 and 27 and live in Hayes, Hounslow and High Wycombe, are scheduled to appear at court today.

Family of pensioner who lay dead in her Southall home for six months make appeal for information

A retired nurse who was found dead at her home in Southall by worried relatives who had travelled over from Ireland has left her family searching for answers.

Tyrone Durrant

Ex-QPR player launches football academy in memory of murdered Southall 20-year-old

Former QPR FC youth player Tyrone Durant has set up the Jamie Sanderson Academy to teach professional football in memory of his close friend who was fatally stabbed.

Three arrested in connection with stabbing of Eastcote teenager

The 18-year-old victim was taken to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries and later released.

Watch: How walking on hot coals is helping unemployed youths into work

The bizarre challenge is part of Our Club, set up to help young people build their confidence while learning new skills ready for the workplace

Community Asset proposal for Warren Farm in last ditch attempt to derail QPR plans

Hanwell Community Forum are continuing the fight to put a stop to the plans by applying to Ealing Council to nominate Warren Farm in its entirety to be listed as an Asset of Community Value under the Localism Act 2011.

Tigers grab injury-time equaliser to earn Leverstock point

Round-up of Saturday's action involving Spartan South Midlands League sides


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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Steve Bax
Digital Editor, Get West London
Danya Bazaraa
Ealing, Acton Greenford and Northolt
Paul Bishop
Sports Editor
Caitlin Black
Pinner, Hatch End. Harrow Weald, Stanmore, Edgware, Queensbury and Kenton
Alix Culbertson
Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea
Robert Cumber
Hounslow, Heston and Isleworth, Chiswick
Zoe Drewett
Uxbridge, Ruislip, Eastcote, Hayes, Harlington & West Drayton
Alan Hayes
News Editor, Uxbridge Gazette
Camilla Horrox
Ealing, Southall, West Ealing and Hanwell
Matt Lewis
Sports Reporter
Chris Longhurst
News Editor, Hounslow Chronicle
Mhairi Macfarlane
News Editor, Harrow and Wembley Observer
Jacob Murtagh
Sports Reporter
Salina Patel
Hounslow, Feltham, Bedfont and Hanworth
Ian Proctor
News Editor, Harrow and Wembley Observer
Hannah Raven
Uxbridge, Harefield, Northwood, Northwood Hills
Michael Russell
News Editor, Ealing, Fulham, Kensington and Westminster
John Shammas
Rayners Lane, South Harrow, North Harrow, Harrow on the Hill, Wealdstone and Wembley
Mort Smith
Community Editor, Uxbridge Gazette
Tim Street
Deputy Sports Editor
Paul Warburton
Sports Reporter