How we use Cookies

More than 2,600 estate agents on London's high streets, research reveals

Westminster has the highest number of estate agents as a whole, while Ealing Broadway has the second highest number of estate agents within 400m of the tube station

Fourth arrest in murder investigation of Abdulhadi Arwani

Detectives continue to investigate the murder committed on April 7

Hayam Fahmi, from Brent, has been missing since April 6

Concerns for Brent girl, 14, missing since April 6

Police say there have been several sightings of Hayam Fahmi around London since then

Witnesses sought following collision between cyclist and pedestrian in Westminster

The pedestrian was taken to hospital following the collision and police are investigating, but no arrests have been made

Westminster is London's capital for fire-related call-outs, figures reveal

Westminster tops London's boroughs for fire call-outs, but others in west London fare better

Solomon Bygraves, 29, of no fixed abode attacked a frail pensioner for just £5. He was jailed on April 13

'Coward' jailed for shocking mugging of 93-year-old

The shocking attack by Solomon Bygraves, 29, was captured on CCTV and appalled the nation

Police car

Maida Vale man charged with terror offence

Abdul Raoof Al Shayab will appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court later in April

The Grade II listed Porters Rest on Piccadilly which has mysteriously disappeared

Missing: Unique 150-year-old piece of London’s history

A local historian believes the Grade II listed Porter's Rest has been removed by the council, but Westminster denies any responsibility

London Marathon 2015: Great places to watch the race

Cutty Sark, Tower Bridge and Canary Wharf are some of the great locations where you can watch the runners zoom?

Road closed by the police

Cyclist killed in Westminster lorry crash

Police have appealed for witnesses after a woman was killed in a collision with a tipper lorry on Thursday morning

Police move to tackle begging in west London

Dispersal zones set up in Westminster and Kensington & Chelsea to tackle the growing problem of begging

Food Review: Diners will vote with their feet and come to Shepherd's of Westminster

Adrian Seal eats at Shepherd’s of Westminster, Marsham Court, Marsham Street, London SW1P 4LA. Telephone 020 7834 9552 - www.shepherdsrestaurant.co.uk

Police target knife crime with crackdown in Westminster

Day of action sees knife arches and surrender bins used, while police talk at schools about the dangers of carrying knives

A volunteer works on refurbishing the gardens at The Portman Early Childhood Centre at Lisson Grove, Westminster

Businesses give run-down Westminster community centre gardens TLC

Over 30 volunteers helped spruce up The Portman Early Childhood Centre

Burglary gang who stole property worth £1m jailed

The trio were sentenced to a total of 17 years and six months in prison for targeting 20 expensive homes over 10 months

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

Westminster

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.

Get West London Tweets

Journalists

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