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View from above: Breathtaking London hosts 35th marathon

These amazing photos show the true scale of the inspirational 35th London Marathon

'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

Weather: Britain to be hit by 'polar plume' as temperatures plunge

Temperatures could drop to below freezing as snow, rain and gales are forecast for May bank holiday weekend

London Marathon: Recap of the action

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Re-live the action of the 2015 London Marathon after thousands take part in the 26.2-mile challenge including some famous faces!

Ealing Council approves Crossrail funding across borough

Cabinet approves £7.3m of funding on top of what the council has already identified for works in the borough

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

Racist and religious hate crime on the rise in Hounslow

Officers in Hounslow want to discover the full extent of the problem so they've asked any victims of hate crime to fill in a survey

Racist and religious hate crime on the rise in Hounslow

Officers in Hounslow want to discover the full extent of the problem so they've asked any victims of hate crime to fill in a survey

Kensington candidates gather for hustings ahead of general election

The hustings table (l-r) Jack Bovill (UKIP), Robin McGhee (Lib Dems), Robina Rose (Green), Chair Mary Gardiner, Rod Abouharb (Labour), Tobias Abse (Alliance for Green Socialism), Tony Auguste (Cannabis is Safer Than Alcohol) and Victoria Borwick (Conservatives), sitting with Rock Feilding-Mellon
Organisers wanted to hear candidates' views on issues affecting the voluntary and community sector

It costs £2,253 to rent in Kensington & Chelsea!

The average cost to rent a property in Kensington & Chelsea is staggering

Family of grandfather battling cancer to join him in charity head shave

Anthony Hall and four relatives will all go under the clippers in Brentford in aid of cancer charity The Mulberry Centre

Crime

Racist and religious hate crime on the rise in Hounslow

Officers in Hounslow want to discover the full extent of the problem so they've asked any victims of hate crime to fill in a survey

Man treated in hospital with stab wounds after fight in West Drayton

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested and is being questioned by police

Second man charged over killing of Syrian preacher in Wembley

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Khalid Rashad, of Wembley, has been charged with possession of explosives and ammunition and will next appear in court on Monday April 27

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

Maida Vale businesswoman is box-ing clever

Maida Vale businesswomon Portia Kalin with her MyBuddy-Box invention
Portia Kalin has created My Buddy-Box - a multi-use, multi-functional box for the future

Southall jobs fair for expert advice on work and apprenticeships

There will be representatives from Tesco, Barclays, Ultra Electronics and Vitabiotics, among other big companies

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

General election: First-time voters have their say

Sixth-formers at The Heathland School, in Hounslow, give their verdict on local election candidates

Ed Miliband brings campaign and 'Milifandom' to Ealing

Ed Miliband MP, leader of the Labour Party
Labour leader Ed Miliband joined Ealing & Acton candidate Rupa Huq in the borough as part of his campaign trail

Education

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

Police called to Hounslow primary school after boy found with knife

School confirms staff confiscated a penknife from a pupil and says police warned students about the "dangers and seriousness"
Nepal has been struck by an earthquake leaving dozens injured

Nepal earthquake leaves dozens injured and buildings collapsed

People were warned to stay outdoors after the 7.9-magnitude quake shook the capital Kathmandu

Under-fire banking giant HSBC to consider moving HQ out of UK

HSBC sparks pre-election storm after announcing it would consider moving its headquarters out of the UK

Videos & Photos

Amazing aerial photos show breathtaking scale of London Marathon

Storytellers drop into West Brompton Hospital to entertain kids

In pictures: Thousands enjoy 35th London Marathon

Who won the London Marathon?

London Marathon: Pictures from around the capital

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London Marathon: The race's faces...

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Will Ackermann
Uxbridge and Hillingdon borough
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Ealing, Acton Greenford and Northolt
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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