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Was tragic allotment-holder living in shed to avoid move to Somerset?

Brian Halliday, 74, died in a fire at the allotment shed he called home. His nephew says he was sleeping there because the council wanted to rehouse him more than 100 miles away, but it insists it has no record of this

Brent woman found guilty of funding terrorists

Hana Khan was found guilty of attempting to fund Syrian terrorists
Hanah Khan, 23, was convicted of funding a Syrian terrorist and handed a suspended prison sentence

Cocaine and guns gang jailed for 43 years

Nicole Douglas was found with a kilogram of cocaine, which police linked to Fred Jones-Lartey and Babatunde Arogundade, who was found with six firearms

Independent Health Commission hears evidence from experts in Ealing

People are being encouraged to attend the remaining upcoming sessions in Hounslow or Brent

Catholic priest sentenced for sexual abuse of a child in a Hanworth children's home

“McSweeney was an abuser who used his role in a position of trust"

Burglar who locked 90-year-old in basement jailed

Burglar Thomas McDonagh was jailed for four years at Isleworth Crown Court after locking up a 90-year-old victim in his basement in Fulham
Thomas McDonagh forced his way into the home of a 90-year-old and locked the pensioner in the basement as he tried to burgle the property - but it didn't quite go to plan

Grandmother on way to volunteer at church knocked down in hit-and-run

The 62-year-old's family are pleading for witnesses to come forward and for the driver to give him or herself up, saying: “You shouldn't be able to sleep at night”

Grandmother on way to volunteer at church knocked down in hit-and-run

The 62-year-old's family are pleading for witnesses to come forward and for the driver to give him or herself up, saying: “You shouldn't be able to sleep at night”

Woman injured in Northolt incident after brick thrown through bus door

Enquiries are ongoing and police have urged anyone with information to get in touch

Cleared: Two men accused of Uxbridge dad manslaughter acquitted

Harkitan Singh Tiwana and Bikram Multani were acquitted following a two-week trial at the Old Bailey

It would take 15 years and £807m to repair London's 'crumbling' roads

A recent survey found 17% of London's roads were in a poor structural condition and it would take 15 years to clear the backlog of road maintenance across the capital

Crime

Cocaine and guns gang jailed for 43 years

Nicole Douglas was found with a kilogram of cocaine, which police linked to Fred Jones-Lartey and Babatunde Arogundade, who was found with six firearms

Brent woman found guilty of funding terrorists

Hana Khan was found guilty of attempting to fund Syrian terrorists
Hanah Khan, 23, was convicted of funding a Syrian terrorist and handed a suspended prison sentence

Catholic priest sentenced for sexual abuse of a child in a Hanworth children's home

“McSweeney was an abuser who used his role in a position of trust"
The newly redeveloped Wembley Central shopping centre

Wembley Central invites you to fun-filled day to mark shop openings

The newly redeveloped shopping centre celebrates its new appearance

Building noise 'driving away customers' from Japanese restaurant

Builders say they are taking steps to "minimise disruption" after the owner of Suzu in Hammersmith complained of vibrations causing plates and bottles to crash to the floor

London's unemployed given a start on the career ladder

Anthony Radwell is presented with his certificate after completing the 'Give Someone a Start' scheme
Thanks to a new programme run by Thames Water, London's unemployed are now more attractive to employers
Alexandra Dixon with Edward Heaton

Brain tumour patient calls for more investment in 'most deadly' cancer

Alexandra Dixon, from Chelsea, is receiving treatment following a second brain tumour diagnosis

West Middlesex Hospital maternity team receive Baby Friendly award

Award recognises top care for mothers and babies at West Middlesex Hospital
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Election 2015: Find out how the parties are polling

As the Prime Minister and Labour leader take part in a live election debate, see how all the parties are polling just weeks away from the General Election

The Eccentric Party comes to Uxbridge... and asks Boris Johnson to join up!

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Madcap political party The Eccentric Party boasts to be the only one to have a guitar as its deputy leader - Brenda the Fender

Education

A slice of toast

Slice of toast nearly causes student accommodation fire in Chelsea

A build-up of crumbs caught alight, leading to the evacuation of 200 people

Hounslow school makes country's top 100 list

St Mark's Catholic School has been hailed by ministers after being rated in the top 100 nationally for three key performance measures

Alps plane crash: Germanwings and Lufthansa facing questions over the mental state of co-pilot

Andreas Lubitz had reportedly been battling mental health and had taken a long break in his pilot training

Alps plane crash: UK airlines to review policies of cockpit manning levels

UK's Civil Aviation Authority have asked all UK airlines to review their cockpit manning levels following the Alps plane crash

Videos & Photos

MP Angie Bray welcomes rise in apprenticeships in Ealing and Acton

Acton murder: Road is 'pleasant and quiet' street, neighbours say

See brave teenager chop off long hair for wig-making charity

Man killed in Acton fire in flat with 'no smoke alarms fitted'

Astro group looks to next solar eclipse following cloudy show

Origami dogs made from £10 notes unleashed on London

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Hounslow, Heston and Isleworth, Chiswick
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Ealing, Southall, West Ealing and Hanwell
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Feltham, Bedfont & Hanworth
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Deputy Sports Editor
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