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Family pay tribute as police name Acton murder victim

"It comes as a shock to find that someone like Jenny could be killed in such horrific circumstances for doing the job she loved, caring for vulnerable people"

Man dies after falling seven floors down Westminster chimney

Emergency services found the man's body in the lower basement of the block of flats

Kensington double-decker bus crash leaves six injured

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The crash, on Friday (July 31), happened days after a woman died in a collision between a car and double-decker bus in Harrow

Children's inpatient services at Ealing Hospital to close

A petition has been launched to save children's inpatient services at Ealing Hospital after it was announced that they would be closed

Supercar crackdown proposed in Knightsbridge

Kensington & Chelsea Council could introduce controlled zones following complaints about supercars from people in the area

House prices rising fast in Hillingdon

Now may be the best time to sell your home in Uxbridge, with figures showing that Hillingdon is second in England and Wales when it comes to house price increases

London zookeeper steps in to hand-rear baby two-toed sloth

Seven-week-old two-toed sloth Edward needed a helping hand when his mum stopped producing milk - and staff at ZSL London came up with an ingenious plan...

First glimpse at new and improved Willesden Green library

Cllr James Denselow and Cllr Michael Pavey, outside the new Library at Willesden Green
Get your first look at the library, which boasts 40,000 books and 140 study spaces

Crucifixes and plaque of Christ discovered in Fulham estate

Police suspect the items to be stolen and are looking to find the owner

Sir Bradley Wiggins says 'ride responsibly, have a great day'

Sir Bradley Wiggins has been confirmed to cycle in the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic race. Wiggins gives a Q&A interview ahead of the race

Fake job interview rapist jailed for six years

The Ruben's Hotel head housekeeper took his victim to the Queen's Suite to rape him on the pretence that he was conducting a job interview

Hanwell brothers hailed as heroes after saving mum

Young St John Ambulance volunteers Rhys and Owen raised the alarm when their mum collapsed from a heart condition

RSPCA desperately seeking homes for influx of kittens

Since June, RSPCA Middlesex North West Branch has taken in almost 50 kittens

Uxbridge man found 'safe and well'

Hillingdon Police thanked those who shared the announcement on social media

Britain as 'hot as Ibiza' this weekend after cold snap first

London could see temperatures as high as 30C on Sunday (August 2), the same as Ibiza, after being blasted by icy arctic winds at the end of this week

Funding boost to help people with reduced mobility sleep at night

A total of £165,000 has been funded over two years to launch the sleeping accessory to aid people with posture problems and ease end of life care

Tribute announced for 'world's first black sporting superstar'

It will be revealed at boxing pub Tom Cribb, where Bill Richmond spent the last evening of his life

Fake job interview rapist jailed for six years

The Ruben's Hotel head housekeeper took his victim to the Queen's Suite to rape him on the pretence that he was conducting a job interview

Man sentenced to 24 months in prison over Harrow stabbing

The 20-year-old stabbed a man in the lowlands area on February 13 and was jailed this week

Have you seen these wanted people?

Wanted: Darren Edwards, Patricia Martin, Steven Pozzoli, Taikan Zerzavatci
The three men and one woman are wanted in connection with various crimes including assault on hospital staff, burglary, and dangerous driving       

Marks & Spencer announces closing date of Hounslow store

Staff will be offered positions at one of the retail giant's other west London stores

A. Cooke's Pie and Mash shop closes: Your reactions

Mike Boughton at A cooke's Pie and Mash Shop. 48 Goldhawk Road, Shepherds Bush.
We've scoured social media to pull together your reactions to the closure of A. Cooke's Pie and Mash shop in Shepherd's Bush

End of era as pie shop closes its doors for final time

Hundreds queued for one last meal at A. Cooke's Pie and Mash shop, in Shepherd's Bush, as QPR fans launched a petition for the business to relocate to Loftus Road

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Children's inpatient services at Ealing Hospital to close

A petition has been launched to save children's inpatient services at Ealing Hospital after it was announced that they would be closed

Hillingdon CCG warn women to be breast cancer aware

Dr Ian Goodman, chair of Hillingdon Clinical Commissioning Group, said: "You are never too old to get breast cancer"

London Assembly member accuses government of 'stealing' £90m for new council homes

Dr Sahota has called on the Government to return the funding to the council to enable them to build the homes which are "so desperately needed"

Ealing Lib Dem leader welcomes Tim Farron as face of party

Tim Farron has been elected the new leader of the Liberal Democrats
The party leader gave a "charismatic" speech as he was voted into his new role

The Apprentice's Nick Hewer hands out prizes at Fulham Boys School

The Countdown host helped the school celebrate it's first year

One in 10 teachers working in west London NOT qualified

Figures reveal 12.2% of teachers working in Westminster's state schools are unqualified whereas Ealing had the highest levels of qualified teachers in west London

Calais migrant crisis could last all summer, Prime Minister warns

Situation is unacceptable says David Cameron after chairing a meeting of the Cobra emergency committee

One Direction surprise fans by releasing a new single

Zayn Malik announces he is launching a solo career and he will reveal the real me to his fans

RideLondon: All you need to know

See bird's eye view of HS2 route through west London

Skygazers in for 'blue moon' treat

Calais crisis: What to do if you're travelling to France this summer

Quiz: Which station is next on the Piccadilly Line?

Windows 10: How you can update Microsoft's new system

End of era: A. Cooke's Pie & Mash shop closes doors for final time

Prudential RideLondon: Best places to watch the races

Premier League Fantasy Football: Best players to pick this season

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Prudential RideLondon route route and road closures

Airport survival guide: 15 hacks to take the stress out of going on holiday

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Hounslow
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Uxbridge
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Ealing
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Harrow and Brent
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Hounslow
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Ealing
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