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Boy, 15, charged with possession of knife at Notting Hill Carnival

Teen is accused of carrying weapon at the carnival's Panorama event held in Pleasance Park on Saturday

Notting Hill Carnival: Warnings about 'extremely dangerous' legal highs

Ambulance service asks carnival-goers to avoid legal highs, while police tell trouble makers to stay away

Plans revealed to crack down on cash-in-hand labour

Council asking residents if they want to see new measures brought in

Ealing Half Marathon: See the official route map

The Ealing Half Marathon is just around the corner... And here's the official route map!

'Unlawful' Marlborough School plans to go ahead despite playing fields concerns

Opponents to the controversial scheme to demolish the Victorian school say K&C Council failed to apply for the disposal of school land and are calling for the project to be scrapped

Bank Holiday charity festival returns to Ealing pub

Ploughfest 2015 will feature live music, fun activities for children and an outdoor cinema screening

Super Saturday of Sport event in Feltham attracts hundreds of families

Event featured more than 20 clubs and a range of sporting activities from indoor rowing to cycling

Get ready for Chiswick's street party of the year

Devonshire Road will be transformed into a grassy oasis with stilt walkers, live music, freebies, and plenty of food and drink

Chelsea Pensioner, 71, jailed for 'shocking' sex attack on young woman

The Royal Hospital Chelsea
The attack followed last year's Chelsea Flower Show - in the grounds of the Royal Chelsea Hospital where Patrick Teegan lived

Four people bailed over shooting of three-year-old girl in Hanworth Park

Three teenage boys and a 23-year-old man have been bailed to a date in early October, police said

Two Costcutters' shop workers face deportation for 'overstaying visas'

The Home Office said the pair have been transferred to immigration detention pending removal from the UK

Notting Hill Carnival: Send us your snaps and stories

The Notting Hill Carnival is coming up this weekend; we want to see your photos and hear your stories!

Cancer Research UK cancel 'Pretty Muddy' event in Hammersmith

Organisers say not enough people have entered despite 2,100 women taking part last time

Winston Churchill painting worth £50k goes on display for first time

The work by Walter Sickert was painted in 1927 when Winston Churchill was the Chancellor of the Exchequer

London Air Ambulance treated more than 400 west London patients last year

London's Air Ambulance treated 1,806 patients in 2014
The charity is hoping to raise £6 million for a second helicopter to support its vital life-saving work

Alice Gross: Mourners and well-wishers pay tribute to teenager one year on from disappearance

We look back on the year since tragic Alice Gross went missing, as family and well-wishers pay their respect using a social media hashtag #ForAlice

Notting Hill Carnival: YOUR complete guide to the bumper event

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Route maps, transport details, location of sound systems and road closure info - the complete Notting Hill Carnival guide

FGW train strike could cause travel chaos this weekend

First Great Western train
Industrial action means there will be no FGW service between Paddington and Greenford, along with a number of other disruptions

Motorist who attacked cyclist with baseball bat loses appeal against jail term

Glenroy Taylor swung the bat several times at his victim in Brentford in a "prolonged attack"

Boy, 15, charged with possession of knife at Notting Hill Carnival

Teen is accused of carrying weapon at the carnival's Panorama event held in Pleasance Park on Saturday

Chelsea Pensioner, 71, jailed for 'shocking' sex attack on young woman

The Royal Hospital Chelsea
The attack followed last year's Chelsea Flower Show - in the grounds of the Royal Chelsea Hospital where Patrick Teegan lived

Poundland buys 99p Stores in £55m deal

The takeover was under investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority over concerns it would have an impact on competition

New gym opening in Hounslow at old Gala Bingo hall

Xercise4Less will become the latest in a number of gyms in Hounslow town centre when it opens on August 28

UK's biggest bike manufacturer Brompton Bicycle plans to double production at new factory

Brompton Bicycle is leaving Brentford, where it has been for nearly 30 years, for Greenford Park, in the borough of Ealing

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New e-cigarette findings welcomed by quit-smoking group

Kick-It hails new report, which suggests they are much safer than cigarettes and should be available on subscription

Ealing maternity closure has brought 'positives' to Hillingdon

"It's been a positive thing for us because we've been able to put services into place that we've never been able to do before"

MP criticised over 'tardy' response to constituents' letters and emails

Kensington MP Lady Victoria Borwick promises to take action and says: "I apologise to anybody that feels they have not had an appropriate response from me"

Poll of Londoners on mayoral candidates in the race for City Hall

Voters boost backing for Tooting MP Sadiq Khan against Richmond MP Zac Goldsmith

'Unlawful' Marlborough School plans to go ahead despite playing fields concerns

Opponents to the controversial scheme to demolish the Victorian school say K&C Council failed to apply for the disposal of school land and are calling for the project to be scrapped

Tutor hopes to hit right notes with music for new landmark college building

Peter Hopkins has composed the music for the new DLD College London building, which opens in September
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Stars pay tribute to horror film director Wes Craven who has died aged 76

Family statement said Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream director died at his Los Angeles home after battling brain cancer

Glasgow bin lorry crash driver 'not lying or deceitful', inquiry hears

Harry Clarke, who was driving a bin lorry when it crashed killing six people, arrives at Glasgow Sheriff Court to give evidence to an inquiry into the tragedy
Harry Clarke, 58, lost consciousness at the wheel of the truck on December 22 last year, leading to the deaths of six people

Ealing Half Marathon: Take a look back at last year's event!

Popular Italian restaurant to close after 21 years

National Dog Day: YOUR adorable pooches from West London

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August Supermoon: Everything you need to know about the incredible celestial event

How Chelsea could learn from Southampton's youth policy

Rugby World Cup: When are all the England games?

Outfoxed: London Fire Brigade rescued a fox cub that had a bit of trouble earlier this year

London Fire Brigade called out to rescue chimps, hamsters, foxes and cats

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'Temperamental' Big Ben's chimes ringing six seconds fast!

Weather warning for rain in place in London and South East

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