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Uxbridge College student makes final of Top Model of Colour

Katrinah Phenyo was chosen from over 1,500 applicants aged just 17

Burglar who targeted businesses caught after stealing bike

Billy Brazil, 36, from West Drayton, was jailed for one year and handed a Criminal Behaviour Order for two counts of burglary and the theft of a pedal cycle

General Election: Eccentric Party leader likes his odds

Lord Toby Jug visited the bookies to place bets on how he will perform in the contest to become MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip

Fantasy fan becomes Lord of the Rings at Hobbit-themed wedding

You won't believe the lengths JRR Tolkien obsessive Connor Ward and his wife Brogan went to to make their special day uniquely "magical"

Independent 'naanwich' shop needs YOUR vote to return to Uxbridge

Jag and Shushma Kumar are pleading with the public to vote for them to win enough money in a competition to keep Naked Naan open permanently

Uxbridge in Pictures

Kew Gardens launches discounted entry for neighbouring residents

People living in surrounding boroughs, including Hounslow and Hammersmith & Fulham, can now get £4 off admission on Tuesdays

Short film by Hounslow youths making waves in the US

Trouble was written and directed by 18-year-old former Hounslow student Ben Steel, and its young cast and crew are all from the borough

Fulham charity Haven presents art showcase

The Haven helps people deal with the emotional and physical side-effects of breast cancer. The Chrysalis art showcase is launching in aid of the Fulham-based charity
Archery

Hillingdon Archery Club duo in contention for London Youth Games appearance

Brandon Scully and Himaaya Peiris claim six gold end badges

Class shines through as Hillingdon Abbots triumph again

Champions took their foot off the gas but still got the job done against Saracens

London Hornets add Mexican flavour to their American Football team roster

Hillingdon-based outfit are ready for the big kick off later this month

Asda confirms planned opening date for Hayes superstore

The long-awaited store is expected to open in July, providing a shot in the arm for the town's shopping scene and creating up to 300 jobs

Have your say on future of Cranford Park

An exhibition in the park's endangered Grade II-listed stables will kick off a three-week consultation on plans to enhance the historic site

Work to begin on West Drayton station revamp as part of Crossrail project

How West Drayton station will look after improvements are made as part of the Crossrail project
Improvements include longer platforms, better lighting, CCTV and a new entrance canopy

'High risk' man with head injury found safe after going missing from Hillingdon Hospital

The Metropolitan Police thanked all those who helped in the search for Simon Smithers after he was found safe in Thames Ditton

'High risk' man with brain injury missing after leaving Hillingdon Hospital

Simon Smithers was last seen leaving Hillingdon Hospital "in a confused state" - he has a serious head injury so police and family are hoping to find him quickly

Money raised to help Uxbridge boy with rare 'brain shrinking' illness

Three-year-old Oliver Joyce
Oliver Joyce is one of only six kids in the world known to have OPCA - now he's fighting for his life in Hillingdon Hospital

Uxbridge

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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Will Ackermann
Uxbridge and Hillingdon borough
Steve Bax
News Editor, West London
Danya Bazaraa
Ealing, Acton Greenford and Northolt
Goolistan Cooper
Uxbridge and Hillingdon borough
Alix Culbertson
Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea
Robert Cumber
Hounslow, Heston and Isleworth, Chiswick
Camilla Horrox
Ealing, Southall, West Ealing and Hanwell
Matt Lewis
Sports Reporter
Jacob Murtagh
Sports Reporter
Salina Patel
Feltham, Bedfont & Hanworth
Tim Street
Deputy Sports Editor
Paul Warburton
Sports Reporter