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Perivale fire: Community fundraiser launched to help business owners

A local artist launched a GoFundMe page this week in a bid to raise £10,000 to help the business owners who lost everything in the huge Perivale blaze over the weekend            

HS2 apology leaves residents and MPs with 'low trust'

Ruislip petitioners believed the HS2 tunnel would be 30m below their houses but documents reveal it would be HALF that

Tube strikes: How to get around WITHOUT using Underground

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Here's how to get around without taking the Underground during this week's Tube and rail strikes, expected to be "the most chaotic in a decade"

Passenger 'appalled' after being pulled off train by armed police TWICE

Jaz Oberoi's train was held for 30 minutes at Reading station while he was questioned by police in what he described as an "absolute shambles"

Alice Gross family 'just want answers' over schoolgirl's suspected killer

Alice Gross
The 14-year-old's family want to know whether UK authorities knew, or should have known, that her killer was a convicted murdered abroad

7/7 anniversary: Remembering the victims of the London bombings

We remember all 52 victims - including several from west London - who lost their lives in the 7/7 terrorist attacks

Chelsea Stamford Bridge expansion: Blues in Wembley bid

Reports claim Roman Abramovich is willing to pay £11million a year to use ground

London Underground strikes: All you need to know

The Tube and rail strikes across services in London are likely to cause serious travel disruption for commuters

Duchess of Kent supports 30th anniversary of scanner centre- D

Eve Melsome presents flowers to The Duchess of Kent
The Duchess of Kent opened the Paul Strickland Scanner Centre 30 years ago - and returned for the anniversary event

Chiswick Bridge restored to former glory for 82nd birthday

A bronze plaque was unveiled to mark the milestone moment

Public asked to have say on curbing noisy construction work

New plans up for discussion include banning noisy construction work over weekends

Thousands raised for Marie Curie in UK's biggest charity swimathon

The total figure raised by the leisure centres in Acton and Northolt has now been calculated

Police seek boys after serious sex assault on girl, 14

Police want to trace these boys after a 14-year-old was subjected to a serious sexual assault in Fulham
The victim was allegedly forced to perform a sex act on two attackers, while two pals filmed her ordeal on mobile phones

The Budget: Why are we having another budget this year?

The first full Conservative Budget will be delivered by George Osborne on Wednesday (July 7)

Man admits lying to police officers investigating Redwan El-Ghaidouni shooting murder

Marwais Kakar will be sentenced next month
Marwais Kakar pleaded guilty to making a false statement and will be sentenced in August

Ex-MP Sir Malcolm Rifkind still has access to Parliament - despite stepping down

The former MP is one of 381 ex-politicians taking advantage of a 'Category X' pass

Temporary hostel for in Brent given green light

The temporary hostel for homeless Brent families will use a vacant building in Brondesbury Park
"This decision means that we can improve the living standards for these families as well as save the council £75,000 over a period of five months"

No dining hall for elderly after new plans approved

A new dining hall and eight-storey apartment block development will take 18 months to build
Police want to trace these boys after a 14-year-old was subjected to a serious sexual assault in Fulham

Police want to speak to teen boys after serious sexual assault on girl, 14

The victim was allegedly forced to perform a sex act on two attackers, while two pals filmed her ordeal on mobile phones

Man admits lying to police investigating Redwan El-Ghaidouni murder

Marwais Kakar will be sentenced next month
Marwais Kakar pleaded guilty to making a false statement and will be sentenced in August

Man given ASBO for anti-social and criminal behaviour over the last five years

Mohammed Shakeel is banned from entering an area of Southall  bordered by the Paddington main line railway, Grand Union Canal and Merrick Road
The new ASDA store proved a big hit with locals at the opening celebrations

Queues stretch through Hayes as Asda opens new supermarket

Hundreds of customers queued for almost an hour to get a first-look in the new 44,000sq-ft supermarket when it opened on Monday morning (July 6)

Third Runway and emergency budget will top agenda at Hillingdon Business Expo

Visitors to Hillingdon Business Expo will have plenty to talk about - George Osborne’s emergency budget, the third runway decision and the drones buzzing overhead.

Hillingdon Business Expo: All you need to know about the event

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Hillingdon Business Expo takes place at Brunel University on Thursday July 9

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Volunteers wanted for healthy lifestyle programme to reduce obesity

Obesity is lower than the national average in Ealing in children aged five, but well above the national average at age eleven

Health watchdogs in west London have budgets cut by up to half

Healthwatch England has demanded answers from councils, including Hounslow, Harrow and Ealing, about the scale of the cuts

Ex-Kensington MP Sir Malcolm Rifkind still has access to Parliament - despite stepping down

The former MP is one of 381 ex-politicians taking advantage of a 'Category X' pass

MPs in bid to protect Hillingdon from 'disastrous impact' of air pollution

Hillingdon MPs debated issues with HS2 and a third runway at Heathrow Airport during a Westminster debate this week

X Factor star talks to children about how bullying affected her childhood

Emily Middlemas spoke to children from Burlington Danes Academy and Old Oak schools

Guru Nanak Sikh Academy: 'Malicious communication' forced school to send 'staff and pupils' home

Guru Nanak Sikh Academy said police "traced the source" of the communication and that "there's no cause for alarm"

Remembrance services have begun to mark the tenth anniversary of the July 7 attacks

Survivors and relatives of victims are attending other services at stations in the capital.

Britain remembers victims of 7/7 London terror attacks ten years on

People look at flowers left by the July 7 memorial plaque at Aldgate Station, London, which names those who were killed in the bombings at the station, as Britain remembers the July 7 attacks amid a welter of warnings about the enduring and changing threat from terrorism a decade on.
52 people were killed by four home-grown terrorists in July 7, 2005

Tube strikes: 10 things that are guaranteed to happen this week

UK falls silent to remember 7/7 bombings victims of 10th anniversary

Prepare for second heatwave that could be hotter than first!

7/7: How UK marked anniversary of London bombings

Ed Sheeran at Wembley Stadium: Everything you need to know

Perivale business owners devastated as industrial site destroyed

Gala concert to celebrate 50 years of Hillingdon Borough

Memorial garden unveiled for former 'well-loved' headteacher in Acton

Unwanted Brunel students' duvets given to dogs' charities

8 outdoor hidden gems in west London to enjoy with children

Wimbledon 2015: How to avoid a tennis injury this summer

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