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London Marathon 2015: When is it?

The London Marathon brings thousands of fundraisers together every year for a gruelling 26.2 miles - but when will they be hitting the capital's streets this year?

Easter 2015: Run 10k to earn your Easter eggs!

Fancy doing something completely different this year? Sign up to the London Easter 10k in Regents Park and earn your Easter eggs

Westminster Council leader Philippa Roe

Thurrock Council angry at Westminster plans to move homeless families to Essex

Westminster leader Philippa Roe has been told the move “simply props up your failing housing system” by Thurrock's Labour leader John Kent

A dangerous basement discovered by HSE inspectors in Hammersmith and Fulham during its recent safety checks

Nearly half of all basement renovations fail on-the-spot safety checks

Inspection by Health and Safety Executive shows shocking rise in figures on last year

Solar panels being laid

West London schools left in the shade when it comes to using solar panels

Friends of the Earth stats show Hounslow has the most with just six, but Hammersmith & Fulham, Ealing, Hillingdon and Westminster don't have any

Relax this weekend with masterclass in positive life development

Relax, unwind and learn tools for self-development this weekend with workshops from The Awakening

Police at the crime scene in Ferney Meade Way, Isleworth in 2012.

Westminster is drug crime capital of Britain, figures reveal

Hammersmith & Fulham and Brent are also among the worst areas for drug crime, according to police data

Thousands stripped of incapacity benefits and declared fit for work

Nearly 7,000 people claiming incapacity benefits under the coalition have been declared fit to work, figures from the Department for Work and Pensions reveal

Mihai Lacatos at a poker table at The Playboy Club in Mayfair

Luck runs out for Mayfair casino con man

Mihai Lacatos was jailed for 18 months for 'card marking' scam at London casino

Raunchy Fifty Shades of Grey readers in saucy Westminster

The information was gathered from a Freedom of Information request

Kirsty Bertarelli upsets Westminster neighbours with 'iceberg' mega basement plans

Kirsty Bertarelli and her husband, billionaire Ernesto, have upset neighbours with their plans for an "iceberg" mega basement

Air ambulance treats more than 1,800 patients in 2014

A third of all London Air Ambulance call-outs were to road traffic collisions across the capital

Court updated

Man appears in court over Westminster Palace rooftop alert

A 23-year-old has appeared in court charged in connection with an incident at the Palace of Westminster over the weekend

Just how bad are the roads where you are?

Just how bad are the road conditions in your area? Figures reveal large amount of work needed

Missing woman suffering from dementia and Alzheimer's focus of police appeal

Vida Kent was last seen at 2pm on Saturday (March 8) in the Turneville Road area of Hammersmith

How has the London population changed over 200 years? Figures reveal fascinating findings

Has the population increased or decreased where you are? Find out using our special interactive tool

Man charged with criminal damage and trespass after Palace of Westminster alert

Emergency services, including police negotiators, were called to the scene after a man was seen on the top of the building at 9.15pm on Saturday

Westminster has highest teen pregnancy rates in England

Nearly a third of all pregnancies in Kensington and Chelsea end in an abortion, new figures have revealed

Westminster has FIVE times more rough sleepers than rest of England

There are over 700 people sleeping rough in London - 27% of England's total number of people sleeping on the streets

Parents shelling out more than £300 a year on 'rip-off' school uniforms

Children are being bullied for turning up in the wrong uniform because parents cannot afford prices, says The Children's Society

£25,000 up for grabs - just for paying your council tax by Direct Debit

People living in Brent, Ealing, Kensington and Chelsea, Hammersmith and Fulham, City of Westminster, Harrow and Hounslow can all be in with a shout

Rents consume over half average income in parts of west London

"It would be a scandal if teachers, nurses and other professionals were forced out of the constituency" due to rising renting costs

Cross-party rally says 'no' to third runway at Heathrow

Chairman of anti-expansion pressure group HACAN tells the government "build a new runway at your peril"

Man admits robbing frail pensioner for just £5

Solomon Bygraves, 29, admitted robbing 93-year-old Stanley Evans in Soho

Hundreds evacuated after fire at Mayfair hotel

Firefighters say no one was injured in the blaze, which broke out on scaffolding near the exclusive Nobu restaurant


Woman charged with murder of man and child in Notting Hill

A man in his 40s and a four-year-old girl were found dead in a flat in Notting Hill on Friday

Row over Vince Cable's appearance at Heathrow rally

The Twickenham MP is listed as the headline speaker for the anti-expansion rally, but business leaders claim his original billing breached the ministerial code of conduct

Mohammed Emwazi was 'quiet and hard-working', says ex-headteacher

Jo Shuter, former headteacher at Quentin Kynaston in St John's Wood, has said there was no indication at school Mohammed Emwazi would become someone like 'Jihadi John'

Community saves Sir Malcolm Rifkind's corner shop

Westminster Grocery, has been saved after a community's efforts prevented planning permission being granted for a new Sainsbury's

Mohammed Emwazi Maida Vale ex-classmates in disbelief as they say 'he was a normal kid'

West Londoner Mohammed Emwazi - also known as 'Jihadi John' - has been ousted as the Briton responsible for beheading journalists and aid workers for ISIS


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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