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First floods, now fire: Flames spew from manhole in Hillingdon after electric fault

The road in Hillingdon was closed for a period of time after smoke and flames started pouring from an electrical cable manhole

Hillingdon flash floods: 'You are watching the water rush in and that's when you start to panic'

Christine Jost was one of a number of neighbours in Bedford Road, Ruislip Gardens, who was hit hardest in the sudden flash flood.

Chris Evans takes FOUR hours to get home due to A40 flashflood

Radio 2 DJ Chris Evans told listeners to his programme this morning that it had taken him a whopping four hours to get from broadcasting house to his home in Ascot, Berkshire.

Man in court in connection with Hillingdon rape incident

Police have arrested a man after a woman was allegedly raped in Hillingdon.             

Two blazes in hours, as firefighters have a day from hell in Hillingdon

Two home blazes and widespread flooding tests fire crews' resilience

Uxbridge in Pictures

Young explorers discover wildlife and history of River Thames

Explore wildlife and history of River Thames in Fulham Palace and Isleworth this week

Free boating fun in Westminster this week

Westminster Boating Base is hosting lots of fun activities for families until the end of Thursday this week.

Tuesday July 29th: Five local things to do with the kids today

Today's suggestions on where to take the family and get out of the house during this glorious summer holiday.

Hillingdon wheelchair tennis trio impress at British open

Career firsts for Lapthorne and McCarroll, as Whiley gains one title but misses out on another

Tributes to a stalwart of the local football scene as memorial game is held for former QPR, Uxbridge and Hounslow player and well-loved manager

George Talbot was born on February 2, 1948, and lived most of his life in Hayes

Commonwealth Games: Rugby Sevens place for Hillingdon-born flier

Marcus Watson will be hoping to emulate England's silver at Melbourne 2006

Hillingdon gets huge boost in funding for early years education

Hillingdon Council will spend £8.8million on pre-primary school children this year

Schools success hailed by Conservative leader as he takes a swipe at Labour group

Tory leader pays tribute to political colleagues and council staff as £150m school building programme nears completion.

Work to repair burst water main in Ruislip ongoing

Affinity Water are fixing a burst water main in the road leading to Ruislip Lido

Hayes road re-opens after early morning car crash

Coldharbour Lane was closed for a period and a man in his 50s was taken to hospital after a crash between two cars

Former heroin addict speaks out in Hillingdon Hospital's World Hepatitis Day campaign

She wants people to have a greater awareness of how to avoid contracting the disease

Drug dealer pleads guilty to supplying ecstasy which killed Daniel Spargo-Mabbs

The 16-year-old died after taking ecstasy at an illegal rave at a Hayes industrial estate

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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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
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