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Uxbridge teaching assistant jailed for sexual activity with schoolgirl

Kevin Sempers initially denied the offences, and appeared at Isleworth Crown Court last month for trial, but one day into the hearing he changed his plea.

What's on in Hillingdon this weekend?

It's that time of the year again - time to get your skates on at the Uxbridge ice rink. Or, if that doesn't tickle your fancy, there's plenty more going on.

Opposition grows against plan to open betting shop next to Hayes YMCA

Community groups joined the fight against an application to open a Coral betting shop next to a youth centre and hostel

Monster Raving Loony Party leader: 'I'll beat Lib Dems in Uxbridge and South Ruislip'

But Alan 'Howling Laud' Hope says that even if he does become MP for the constituency in 2015, he will not turn the area into a giant theme park.

Eastcote bowls club to unveil £95,000 extension

The added space will double the size of the club and allow it to remain open throughout the year.

Uxbridge in Pictures

What's on in Hillingdon this weekend?

It's that time of the year again - time to get your skates on at the Uxbridge ice rink. Or, if that doesn't tickle your fancy, there's plenty more going on.

Teen lift apprentice from Hounslow rises above competition to land top award

West Thames College student Sabina Enu-Kwesi succeeded against the odds in an industry where just six per cent of workers are women

Ealing's best buildings announced at Civic Society awards - pick your favourite

The aim of the competition was to recognise all kinds of buildings and designs

Hayes & Yeading United could face closure in three months

United need investment or might become extinct by the end of February 2015

London Tigers pegged back by Stotfold as honours shared

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

Currivan is four-some in Denham United Ladies cup win

Youth football round-up from the Uxbridge area also featuring Explorers and Cowley

Opposition grows against plan to open betting shop next to Hayes YMCA

Community groups joined the fight against an application to open a Coral betting shop next to a youth centre and hostel

Eastcote bowls club to unveil £95,000 extension

The added space will double the size of the club and allow it to remain open throughout the year.

Labour wins Charville seat as voters stay away

Tight contest ends in Hillingdon Labour group holding seat by just 21 votes

'Minimal disruption' at Hillingdon hospitals as 31 staff strike over pay

Nurses and midwives at Hillingdon Hospital and Mount Vernon Hospital were among those to walk out at 7am as part of a national NHS pay dispute.

Teenage girl taken to hospital after collision in Uxbridge

The girl, reported to be 17, was treated for minor injuries after a being hit by a car while walking in Bakers Road, Uxbridge

Former gymnast from Ruislip who retired with injury now helping others at Hillingdon Hospital

Candice Carter, 30, took up gymnastics aged five and competed with Great Britain's junior team before having to retire from the sport at 16.

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
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