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Alice Gross detectives search Ealing home of missing Latvian builder

Police looking for missing Hanwell schoolgirl Alice Gross have searched the home of a Latvian builder, and the man's partner has spoken out.

Heathrow promises 50,000 jobs if third runway goes ahead

Report claims expansion could end youth unemployment in west London but anti-third runway campaigners say the airport has 'no basis' for such claims

Campaign group say less than 2% of people blighted by HS2 are likely to get compensation

HS2 Action Alliance say the vast majority of people living in urban areas that are impacted by HS2 - like in Ruislip - will get nothing

Mayor of London hopeful found guilty of electoral fraud

Dr Tammy Alingham submitted nomination papers with false signatures in a bid to become a candidate for Mayor of London, a court heard.

Inquest into death of two year-old girl killed in Wembley ASDA car park begins on Friday

Police were called Wembley after reports of an incident involving a car and a child in the car park area.

Crime

Wealdstone man jailed for using dead mother's passport to smuggle girls into UK

Najr Mansour was given a two year jail term after he pleaded guilty to assisting unlawful immigration and to possessing an identity document with improper intention.

Jailed: Man who robbed Barclays bank in Hounslow at knifepoint

Flying Squad officers traced Zhao Wan using DNA from a cigarette stub he left at the scene

Man, 19, raped in toilets at nightclub in Kingston-Upon-Thames

Police would like to speak to this man, caught on CCTV at the club
Detectives have released a CCTV image of a man they wish to speak to in connection with the rape of a man at a popular nightspot in Kingston.

West London rent rises leave parents fearing children will be priced out of area

Rents in some parts of West London have risen by more than a fifth in two years, as figures reveal parents fear their children will be priced out.

10 Phones 4U stores closing as company goes into administration

Phones 4U has gone into administration after losing contracts with EE and Vodafone
Phones 4U's 10 west London stores are closing after the company went into administration with some 5,000 jobs now at risk, writes Norresa Perucho.

Nominate your favourite Hammersmith & Fulham shop or service for a Brilliant Business Award

Nominate a business in Hammersmith & Fulham for an award
Do you know a brilliant business you wouldn't hesitate to recommend? A local business hero? Or a business that makes a difference to the quality of your life or others?
Does your packed lunch need more variety?

Simply Healthy: Time to inject some life into your tired packed lunch

West London weight management guru Aaron Grewal offers readers some alternatives to tired and repetitive packed lunches in his latest column.

Chief exec of North West London Hospitals NHS Trust to step down

David McVittie, the chief executive of the trust that runs hospitals in Harrow and Brent, will leave his post next year following a merger.

Feeding pigeons could be banned in Hounslow

Hounslow Council is considering introducing a borough-wide ban on feeding the birds, which were described last night as a 'health hazard'

Angie Bray MP: Scotland's decision will have huge implications for England too

Regardless of whether its Yes or No, the Scottish independence vote will have wide ranging implications for those of us in England, writes Ealing Central & Acton MP Angie Bray

Education

Alex James visits The Smallberry Green Primary School in Isleworth

The Blur bassist turned cheese-maker was at the school this morning, where he showed children how to make butter from cream, to mark Red Tractor Week

Robert Winston claims Hounslow students' exam results outshone his as he presents school awards

The TV scientist took time out from campaigning against Scottish independence to hand out awards at The Heathland School last night

British backpackers murdered in Thailand: latest updates as police hunt for killer

Semi-naked bodies of Brit tourists David Miller, 24, and 23-year-old Hannah Witheridge were discovered on a beach early on Monday

UK weather set for heatwave with temperatures set to reach a sizzling 27C

Brother and sister Kim and Alena on Blackpool beach.
September is expected to be one of the warmest on record as 'continental blowtorch' hits Britain

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Latvian builder's disappearance and Alice Gross' internet activity become focus for detectives

VC hero Johnson Beharry: Hounslow will always feel like home

Sun, fun and food at the annual Pinner Village Show

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Camilla Horrox
Ealing, Southall, West Ealing and Hanwell
Matt Lewis
Sports Reporter
Chris Longhurst
News Editor, Hounslow Chronicle
Mhairi Macfarlane
News Editor, Harrow and Wembley Observer
Jacob Murtagh
Sports Reporter
Salina Patel
Hounslow, Feltham, Bedfont and Hanworth
Ian Proctor
News Editor, Harrow and Wembley Observer
Hannah Raven
Uxbridge, Harefield, Northwood, Northwood Hills
Michael Russell
News Editor, Ealing, Fulham, Kensington and Westminster
John Shammas
Rayners Lane, South Harrow, North Harrow, Harrow on the Hill, Wealdstone and Wembley
Mort Smith
Community Editor, Uxbridge Gazette
Tim Street
Deputy Sports Editor
Paul Warburton
Sports Reporter