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Everything you need to know about the elections

Here's a round-up of everything you need to know ahead of the May 7 General Election including details on all the constituencies in west London

Tributes paid to brave toddler who died from rare illness

Three-year-old Oliver Joyce – one of only six children worldwide to be diagnosed with OPCA – died peacefully in his sleep, surrounded by his family

Brent Police need your help to find wanted men

From left to right: James Martine, Hiccham Wadda and Ali Gelle
These men are wanted in connection with individual burglaries of properties in the borough

Royal aides arrive at hospital fueling rumours Kate Middleton is in labour

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Police and sniffer dogs have also been spotted outside the Lindo Wing in Paddington... Could this mean that Kate Middleton is in labour?

Ealing could lose 'queen of suburbs' title if wheelie bins are 'forced' on borough

Opposition councillors say the borough’s reputation as "queen of the suburbs" would be undermined if plastic wheelie bins were forced on residents

Police appeal after sex assault on woman in Kingsbury

Honeypot Lane, Kingsbury
A 37-year-old woman was approached from behind and inappropriately touched by a man

Feeding pigeons could be banned in Hillingdon under 'bird-brained' law

Hillingdon Council also wants to prohibit using remote-controlled cars in open spaces and failing to leave any park by closing time, among other activities

Feeding pigeons could be banned in Hillingdon under 'bird-brained' law

Hillingdon Council also wants to prohibit using remote-controlled cars in open spaces and failing to leave any park by closing time, among other activities

Row over plans for Whitton school with 80% places for Teddington kids

Petition launched against plans for school in Whitton with 80% of places reserved for children in Teddington

Police appeal for help to find missing man last seen near Hanworth

Jozef Murin, 39, went missing in the early hours on Tuesday (April 28)

Hillingdon councillor runs London Marathon - his 153rd - for local charity

The Yeading ward councillor, Jagjit Singh, hopes to raise £2,000 after his London Marathon efforts

Crime

Honeypot Lane, Kingsbury

Police appeal after sex assault on woman in Kingsbury

A 37-year-old woman was approached from behind and inappropriately touched by a man

Brent Police need your help to find wanted men

From left to right: James Martine, Hiccham Wadda and Ali Gelle
These men are wanted in connection with individual burglaries of properties in the borough

More than 20,000 caught using mobile phones while driving in London

The figures are for 2013, the latest year for which data is available

Young Dragons' Den business brains cooking up success

Business students win Dragons' Den style competition with their idea for protein-rich baked snacks aimed at fitness fanatics

Private photo-sharing platform KatchUp launched by Chiswick entrepreneur

KatchUp to host The West Link business networking event on April 29 in Chiswick

Feltham apprentice lands job as assistant research scientist

Former Rivers Academy student Anthony Jenkins recommends apprenticeship schemes after gaining his qualifications with National Physical Laboratory

News in Pictures

'Save our NHS' petition presented to Hounslow election candidates

The 600-signature petition calls on politicians to protect the health service from privatisation if elected

New clinic in Brentford aiming to help firms slash cost of ill-health

All Health Matters' new occupational health centre in Great West Road aims to help firms cut the number of working days lost to injury and illness

Election 2015: Everything you need to know

Here's a round-up of everything you need to know ahead of the May 7 General Election including details on all the constituencies in west London

Ed Balls Day: Fourth anniversary of THAT infamous tweet

It's Ed Balls Day and we'll be bringing you the best reactions throughout the day

Education

Row over plans for Whitton school with 80% places for Teddington kids

Petition launched against plans for school in Whitton with 80% of places reserved for children in Teddington

School apologises for history blunder which threatened to derail exam hopes

Heston Community School says students will not not be disadvantaged by the error after the exam board showed clemency
Ventriloquist Keith Harris, famous for his act with his puppet duck Orville, who has died aged 67

Ventriloquist Keith Harris, famous for act with puppet duck Orville, dies aged 67

Much-loved entertainer died in Blackpool hospital after battle with cancer

The captain of South Korean ferry which sank killing more than 300 people has been jailed for life

South Korean coast guard officers try to rescue passengers from a ferry sinking in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, south of Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by dozens of ships and helicopters. At least four people were confirmed dead and 55 injured. (AP Photo/Yonhap) KOREA OUT
Lee Joon-seok has been sentenced to 36 years in jail for negligence and abandoning passengers in need

Videos & Photos

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Royal baby: Senior royal aides fuel rumours that Kate Middleton is in labour

Rioters cause chaos in Baltimore after mourning the death of Freddie Gray

Storytellers drop into Royal Brompton Hospital to entertain kids

A Mark 1 Vickers Supermarine Spitfire is up for auction after five years of restoration

Amazing aerial photos show breathtaking scale of London Marathon

In pictures: Thousands enjoy 35th London Marathon

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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