Recap: 'Explosion' heard as firefighters tackle Uxbridge house blaze

Six fire engines and 35 firefighters tackled a blaze at a semi-detached house in Uxbridge on Monday afternoon and neighbours said a mother and her young son were "lucky" to escape

Six months on: Who murdered Uxbridge dad Redwan El-Ghaidouni?

"Six months on from Redwan's murder, the investigation to find his killer(s) is as active as it was on day one, and we remain committed to bringing whoever is responsible to justice"

Uxbridge man found 'safe and well'

Hillingdon Police thanked those who shared the announcement on social media

House prices rising fast in Hillingdon

Now may be the best time to sell your home in Uxbridge, with figures showing that Hillingdon is second in England and Wales when it comes to house price increases

Police searching for missing Uxbridge man

Mark Venton, 51, was last seen at his home address in Uxbridge two days ago

Uxbridge in Pictures

Hammersmith student wins BBC's Hair competition

Hammersmith and West London College student Phil Hunt has been crowned the winner of BBC2's Hair!

Shakespeare play at Tabard Theatre up for two Offies

Modern-day twist on famous love story is a hit with audiences at Tabard Theatre

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

Bowls: Ealing clubs to the power of four enjoy that winning feeling

West Ealing headed to nationals with news also from Brentham, Gunnersbury Park and Springfield

Jordanne Whiley and Andy Lapthorne book Nottingham semis

Hillingdon duo star at British Open Wheelchair Tennis Championships with victories

Hillingdon duo through to last eight at British Wheelchair Open Championships

Jordanne Whiley and Andy Lapthorne book their knockout places in Nottingham

David Cameron urged to reopen consultation on air quality at Heathrow

More than 30 west London politicians and anti-airport expansion group leaders sign letter to the PM over air pollution following Davies' recommendation to expand at Heathrow

Sainsbury's judicial review against Arla was 'time wasting exercise'

Citygrove "can't wait" to get started on a new cinema complex for South Ruislip after Sainsbury's lost its legal battle

Hillingdon residents 'devastated' at HS2 tunnel extension rejection

Petitioners will continue their fight against HS2 but concerns grow for Hillingdon's Outdoor Activity Centre in Harefield

NHS Trust apologises for 'inadequate' mental health services in Hillingdon

The CQC found some patients were forced to sleep on sofas due to a shortage of beds

Boris Johnson blasted by London Assembly member over Hillingdon Hospital car park

Dr Onkar Sahota accused the Mayor of "batting the ball into the court of the NHS" rather than criticise an earlier decision not to increase car parking capacity at Hillingdon Hospital

Do you know this man? Police investigating murder of Redwan El-Ghaidouni say he could hold key information

Officers have also arrested a man in connection with the dad-of-three's killing in Hillingdon this year


Uxbridge historically formed part of the parish of Hillingdon. As part of the suburban growth of London, it became a municipal borough in 1955. It is a significant retail and commercial centre with modern shopping centres, and is the location of Brunel University.

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