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'I wouldn't keep a dog in there': Wormwood Scrubs one of worst prisons in UK

It follows a report released earlier this month which described squalid conditions and cockroach-infested cells

Man found at bus station with no memory of who he is

Man found by police at Hammersmith Broadway bus station and says he doesn't know who he is

London 'under attack' from swarms of flying ants

The invasion of flying ants is due to the warm weather as the ants emerge from underground nests

Doctor’s surgery provides ‘outstanding’ mental health care

"Good care isn’t just about the medical things, it’s about the things that are important to patients too"

RideLondon FreeCycle: What you made of the event

We've been on Twitter to find out what you really thought of the RideLondon FreeCycle event

Man convicted of killing father-of-three in Southall street

Sanjay Salhotra was found guilty of murdering Harinder Rattan, in the Southall street in which they both lived, following an earlier incident between the men      

Hayes man 'fuming' at charity bike theft

Steve Beasant from Hayes doesn't know "what possessed" the thief who took the expensive bike which would help him raise money for his late friend

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

Unwanted chinchilla Miki is looking for love

Miki was dumped outside the RSPCA's branch and staff would now like to find him a friend to live with in his new home

Latest news and gossip as Declan Donnelly weds

Chiswick resident and much-loved TV presenter Declan Donelly marries Ali Astall today

RideLondon: FreeCycle family selfies

Share your RideLondon selfies with us by emailing or tweeting!

Boris Johnson gives Londoners special message before RideLondon

Mayor of London Boris Johnson took to Youtube to give Londoners a special message before the start of Prudential RideLondon

Fake hotel 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

Find out the history of Brent with this fun video

Travel through time and discover Brent's first people
The short film was commissioned by Brent Council for the new museum in Willesden Green library

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...

RSPCA desperately seeking homes for influx of kittens

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

New MileHi App to revolutionise passenger travel

Make new friends, arrange taxi shares from the arrival airport, or exchange tips on where to go

Man convicted of killing father-of-three in Southall street

Sanjay Salhotra was found guilty of murdering Harinder Rattan, in the Southall street in which they both lived, following an earlier incident between the men      

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

New MileHi App to revolutionise passenger travel

Make new friends, arrange taxi shares from the arrival airport, or exchange tips on where to go

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

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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
Smoke rising from Blackbushe airport after a light aircraft crashed into a car auction shortly after take-off

Osama Bin Laden's family killed in private jet crash in Hampshire

Relatives of al Qaida founder among four people who died when private jet crash-landed at car auction site in Blackbushe

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

Blue moon shines over London

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