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Hillingdon Council party leaders' monthly columns

This month: Councillor Ray Puddifoot on Labour's problems with 'the vision thing' and Mo Khursheed slams polling district changes as costly and confusing

Ruislip mother poisoned herself and her two daughters

An inquest has heard that Heena Solanki and her two young daughters died after drinking acid

Inquest into deaths of mother and daughters in Ruislip home due to start this afternoon

Heena Solanki and her daughters Prisha and Jasmine were found dead at a home in Midcroft, Ruislip in 2013

Cyber crime conference aims to keep the hacker out of your business

The conference will bring together experts who will explain the scale of the threat of cyber crime to businesses, the types of threat and ways to recognise and protect against them.

Northwood hairdressers handpicked to style X Factor contestants

Luke Ormsby and George Katsaros work at Haringtons in Northwood by week, but their weekends are taken up styling the stars on the ITV prime time show

Play honours Britain's only PM to be assassinated who was Ealing resident

Play entitled Three Years a Prime Minister will be performed before being broadcast on online radio station

Exhibition shows the best of Acton

More than 100 Acton residents have helped create the display which includes work by a famous artist and rising stars of the art world

At the Movies: Brad Pitt reveals reality of war in the brutal but compelling Fury

Brad Pitt plays tank commander Don ‘Wardaddy’ Collier in Fury.
Graham Young reviews the pick of this week's releases, including Brad Pitt's sobering World War Two action thriller Fury .

Snell strike not enough as Wealdstone bow out of the Middlesex County Cup

Youth football round-up also featuring Headstone Manor, Acton Ealing Whistlers and Denham United Ladies

West London duo prepare for Blind World Cup

Ealing and Hillingdon visually impaired cricketers out to conquer the world, writes Marios Papaloizou

England World Cup rugby star pays tribute to her Hillingdon school

Player was back in action five months after emergency caesarean at Hillingdon Hospital

Hillingdon Council party leaders' monthly columns

This month: Councillor Ray Puddifoot on Labour's problems with 'the vision thing' and Mo Khursheed slams polling district changes as costly and confusing

Cyber crime conference aims to keep the hacker out of your business

The conference will bring together experts who will explain the scale of the threat of cyber crime to businesses, the types of threat and ways to recognise and protect against them.

Labour councillor quits triggering by-election in Hillingdon

Familiar face returning to the battle in ward she used to represent

Health minister visits Hillingdon Hospital to see how funding has improved labour wards

MP Dan Poulter, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Health, wanted to see how government money had been spent improving ten of the hospital’s labour wards

Ebola drill helps hospital prepare for if the worst happened

updated
The scenario involved an individual walking into the hospital in Pield Heath Road and presenting with flu-like symptoms, having recently returned from West Africa.

Watch: Today's strike by hundreds of west London NHS staff comes to an end

They will continue their protests this week by not working any unpaid overtime and taking breaks which they are entitled to

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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