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London Underground strikes: All you need to know

The Tube and rail strikes across services in London are likely to cause serious travel disruption for commuters

Coroner decision to determine scope of Alice Gross inquest

Coroner expected to decide whether the inquest into the death of 14-year-old Hanwell schoolgirl Alice Gross will look at wider issues surrounding her murder

Business owners devastated as fire destroys Perivale industrial site

Families are worried about how they will afford to live following what firefighters have called one of the biggest fires in London for a long time

Queues stretch through Hayes as Asda opens new supermarket

The new ASDA store proved a big hit with locals at the opening celebrations
Hundreds of customers queued for almost an hour to get a first-look in the new 44,000sq-ft supermarket when it opened on Monday morning (July 6)

Grass fire on Hounslow Heath prompts safety warning

Firefighters urged people to dispose of cigarettes and glass bottles to reduce the risk of such fires

Fight to save cherished 'green oasis' from flood alleviation plans continues

Neighbours fighting to save a small plot of greenery could get support from Hammersmith & Fulham Council

Man given ASBO for anti-social and criminal behaviour over the last five years

Mohammed Shakeel is banned from entering an area of Southall  bordered by the Paddington main line railway, Grand Union Canal and Merrick Road

Police seek man who absconded from Southall mental health unit

Adam Ting, 27, was last seen in the grounds of Ealing Hospital on Saturday morning

Tories call on Ealing Council to deny 'u-turn' on Heathrow expansion position

An artist's impression showing how Heathrow Airport could look with a third runway, as a long-awaited report into airport capacity has recommended that a new runway should be built at Heathrow rather than Gatwick
Council leader Julian Bell denied Labour had changed its stance, saying the Conservatives were "making the mother of all u-turns" over the expansion

Investigation launched after flooding closes part of District line

Tankers lined up to pump water from tracks near High Street Kensington

Charity concerned for welfare of missing 15-year-old

Aslan Azizi, 15, went missing from West Ealing on June 27 and charity Missing People is concerned for his welfare

Weather: Summer sun to continue in London

Highs of around 26C are expected in London this week as storms sweep across the north of England

Man and child rushed to hospital after Kingsbury house fire

Fire: Goldsmith Lane, Kingsbury
Investigation launched into cause of fire after decking and canopy of house go up in flames in Kingsbury

Army families welcomed to Hounslow at fun day

The Irish Guards and their families enjoyed fairground rides, foam fighting and much more

Heathrow Airport van protest: Man arrested after blocking tunnel

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The protester was taken to a west London police station after using a van to block a tunnel following news of a third runway at the site

Chelsea Stamford Bridge expansion plans: See the first drawings of new 'cathedral' stadium

Proposed internal view
Mixed reaction from "absolute nightmare" to "generally positive" from supporters as plans to increase capacity at Stamford Bridge by nearly 20,000 in £500m project go on public display

Feltham dad's fundraiser for son's best friend

More than £2,000 was raised and will be split between The Jac Rush Foundation and The Stroke Association

Third Runway and emergency budget will top agenda at Hillingdon Business Expo

Visitors to Hillingdon Business Expo will have plenty to talk about - George Osborne’s emergency budget, the third runway decision and the drones buzzing overhead.

Man given ASBO for anti-social and criminal behaviour over the last five years

Mohammed Shakeel is banned from entering an area of Southall  bordered by the Paddington main line railway, Grand Union Canal and Merrick Road

CCTV appeal after suspects distract and steal £400 from elderly woman

After the crime, the woman in her 80s said: "I'm still nervous when I go shopping and always look over my shoulder"

Cab driver accused of forcing woman to have sex in Hammersmith

Jurors hear alleged victim claimed that Mohammad Rahman attacked her when she was unable to pay the fare having lost her bank card
The new ASDA store proved a big hit with locals at the opening celebrations

Queues stretch through Hayes as Asda opens new supermarket

Hundreds of customers queued for almost an hour to get a first-look in the new 44,000sq-ft supermarket when it opened on Monday morning (July 6)

Third Runway and emergency budget will top agenda at Hillingdon Business Expo

Visitors to Hillingdon Business Expo will have plenty to talk about - George Osborne’s emergency budget, the third runway decision and the drones buzzing overhead.

Hillingdon Business Expo: All you need to know about the event

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Hillingdon Business Expo takes place at Brunel University on Thursday July 9

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Volunteers wanted for healthy lifestyle programme to reduce obesity

Obesity is lower than the national average in Ealing in children aged five, but well above the national average at age eleven

Health watchdogs in west London have budgets cut by up to half

Healthwatch England has demanded answers from councils, including Hounslow, Harrow and Ealing, about the scale of the cuts

MPs in bid to protect Hillingdon from 'disastrous impact' of air pollution

Hillingdon MPs debated issues with HS2 and a third runway at Heathrow Airport during a Westminster debate this week

Brentford by-election candidates on key campaign issues

A ballot box
Find out more about the five candidates vying for your vote on July 9

X Factor star talks to children about how bullying affected her childhood

Emily Middlemas spoke to children from Burlington Danes Academy and Old Oak schools

Guru Nanak Sikh Academy: 'Malicious communication' forced school to send 'staff and pupils' home

Guru Nanak Sikh Academy said police "traced the source" of the communication and that "there's no cause for alarm"

Greece finance minister resigns as banks run out of cash

With Greek banks running out of cash and facing the danger of collapse within days without new aid, the government in Athens is racing against the clock.

Five people seriously injured in bus crash in Brighton

The crash involved two vehicles belonging to Brighton & Hove Buses and the firm's managing director, Martin Harris, said there would be a "full investigation".

7/7: How UK will mark anniversary of London bombings

Gala concert to celebrate 50 years of Hillingdon Borough

Maggie's Culture Crawl: charity walk around west London's best-known venues

Memorial garden unveiled for former 'well-loved' headteacher in Acton

The Gate: Treat yourself to a decadent vegetarian meal

Unwanted Brunel students' duvets given to dogs' charities

8 outdoor hidden gems in west London to enjoy with children

Wimbledon 2015: How to avoid a tennis injury this summer

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Britain's Got Talent performers join Basil Brush and The Minions invade intu Uxbridge

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