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Police ask for witnesses after man shot in the leg in Pimlico

A group of men were seen running away from the scene in Alderney Street after a 25-year-old was shot in the leg

Watch: Kensington and Chelsea UK's highest life expectancy but Boris says move to Harrow Road to live even longer

The borough has the highest life expectancy as a local authority but the small area of Harrow Road in Westminster has the highest by a long way at 97.1-years-old

Harrow's Zak Wagman debates leading politicians in House of Commons

The event was a part of Parliament Week, which gives young people the chance to use their energy and passion to engage in the democratic process.

Eleven arrested in student march through central London

Protesters charge at police guarding Tory headquarters in Westminster

Sniffer dogs Bradley and Indie find Westminster's biggest ever haul of illicit cigarettes

Over 140,000 cigarettes, 6.3kg of rolling tobacco and 50kg of shisha with incorrect labelling or unpaid duty were found in three Westminster shops

Commuter havoc as Victoria Station evacuated because of smoke inside shop

Closures on the District line and Piccadilly line also caused massive delays from those coming in from west London

Westminster and Hammersmith and Fulham popular with those in their thirties

The two west London boroughs have a large number of people aged 30 to 39

Kensington and Chelsea only borough with property price drop

The borough has had a 3.7 per cent dip since last year but still leads the way with an average price of over £2 million

Detectives appeal for witnesses after two cash-in-transit armed robberies linked in west London

Two suspects in their 20s, in a black Toyota Auris, armed with a hammer, at robberies in Hanworth and St John's Wood

Lancaster London, Lancaster Terrace, London W2 2TY

Lancaster London hotel pledges support for five local charities

Hotel guests will be asked for donations to local charities and staff will be donating their time to fundraising after setting up Charity Consortium.

Shahrar Ali announced as Brent Central 2015 candidate for Green party

Incumbent Liberal Democrat MP Sarah Teather will be stepping down after her term expires in May.

£25,000 reward following £1.5 million Belgravia jewellery heist

Robbers broke in and stole 20 items of mostly diamond jewellery while the couple were watching television

Police officer who punched suspected thief in London clothes shop is dismissed from the Met

James Kiddie, from Ruislip, was found guilty of common assault in February and has now been dismissed by a Met gross misconduct board

Anti-semitic incidents rise in London in first six months of 2014

The escalation of tensions in the Middle East could be a factor in the number of anti-Semetic incidents in west London in the first six months of this year.

In pictures: Thousands join in remembrance services across central west London

Sombre services were led by mayor from all three boroughs

Chemical leak scare shuts down Queensway after unconscious woman found

A 44-year-old woman was taken to hospital after overdosing but a strong smell prompted the chemical leak scare.

Harrow Council to relaunch Fair Grant campaign to lobby central government for more cash

... but the Conservative opposition claim 'Labour have nobody to blame but themselves' for Harrow's fianances.

Edward Timpson at Vauxhall Primary School to announce another round of funding.

West London schools to share in £18million of funds to transform PE lessons

Primary schools in west London will receive an average £9,000 each to improve the range and quality of physical education (PE) and sport.

Scuffles break out across London as Russell Brand joins Million Mask March

Protesters rallied around Buckingham Palace and parliament and ten were arrested for assaulting police officers and GBH

Police assaulted during Million Mask March in Westminster

Ten people were arrested during the Million Mask March last night.

Kensington MP, Sir Malcolm Rifkind

Sir Malcolm Rifkind: Converting offices to homes would have dire consequences for Kensington & Chelsea

Kensington MP and former Foreign Secretary, Sir Malcolm Rifkind , warns the Government against allowing offices to become homes in his constituency.

Not enough west Londoners being paid London Living Wage

The report follows an announcement by Boris Johnson today who raised the London Living Wage to £9.15 from £8.80

met police

Nine charged as part of money laundering investigation

Among those charged were a man from Northolt and a man from Greenford

Jenny Jones, Green Party London Assembly member

Fracking north-west London: 'more noise and pollution unacceptable', says Green Party London Assembly Member

Jenny Jones, a Green Party London Assembly member, reacts to the news London Local Energy has applied for a licence to extract shale gas from under seven west and north-west London boroughs

Fracking north-west London: anti-fracking Labour council may have to take planning decision on drilling well

Brent Council's Labour administration has opposed fracking - but may need to decide on whether to approve any future planning application for drilling rigs from London Local Energy, which is bidding for the right to carry out hydraulic fracturing in north-west London

Anti fracking protest exclusive

Fracking north-west London: bidding firm promises 'minimal disruption as possible'

A fracking firm has applied for permission to explore for shale gas potentially trapped deep under north-west London

Jailed: Kensington drug dealing gang who posed for photos with drugs and cash

Police have said their sentences are a 'win for communities of Kensington and Chelsea blighted by the violent gang'

Angie Bray MP: What happens when parliamentarians fall short of expectations?

Angie Bray, Conservative MP for Ealing Central and Acton , discusses 'recall proposals' that could force disgraced MPs to face a by-election.

Celebrities take over tube Tannoys for Poppy Day

Famous voices ranging from Brian Blessed and Stephen Fry to John Terry and the man who does the X Factor will be making tube announcements for London Poppy Day on Thursday (October 30)

House prices in Hounslow see biggest rise in London

Prices in Ealing also rise rapidly, according to Land Registry figures, but estate agent warns the bubble may have already burst

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Westminster is home to the Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace attracting millions of visitors each year. The West End houses some of the UK’s most affluent residents, but pockets of high deprivation exist in Paddington and Pimlico. The Westminster Chronicle brings you news from Pimlico, Victoria, Paddington, Queen’s Park and Maida Vale.

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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