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Man arrested in connection with Acton murder following manhunt

Michael Meanza has been arrested by police on suspicion of murder after officers launched a large-scale manhunt for the schizophrenia sufferer on Monday (July 27)

Concern and anger after Alice Gross police file left on train by coroner

The Ministry of Justice has launched an investigation into the "troubling incident" and Alice's parents have demanded to know why they were not told about the loss

Cab driver left with shocking injuries after 'vicious attack'

The shocking image, released by police, showed the multiple injuries the cab driver was left with having been "repeatedly kicked or punched in the head"

Number of children injured on west London roads rises

Which boroughs saw the most kids hurt in road accidents last year?

More than 250 people sign petition to save threatened children's centres

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Hounslow Council is proposing to close children's centres in Norwood Green, Chiswick, Syon and Feltham Hill

Council to move residents on housing waiting list out of borough

A row of houses in Kensington
Kensington & Chelsea Council is spending £10m on temporary accommodation, and say there's not enough homes in the borough available

New charges for disposing of building waste in Ealing

"People sometimes bring huge car-loads of building waste to the reuse and recycling centres, most of which ends up in landfill"

Revealed: Top tips to avoid being scam victim

Hounslow CAB urged victims to report scams to prevent others being conned

Heathrow Airport sees more passengers through doors than 2014

The number of passengers using the airport has risen by 1.3%

Mayor urges Londoners to enjoy the great outdoors this summer

Harrow lowlands
Londoners can now access an interactive map online to find their nearest public places

Concern for 25-year-old missing for two months

There is growing concern for 25-year-old Charlotte Fernandes, who was last seen in May

Where is the vainest area of London?

Can you guess which borough is the vainest? We can tell you!

Mo Farah puts doping doubts aside to bask in Olympic Stadium glory again

The double Olympic champion, back at the venue where he claimed his most famous victories, was cheered to the rafters when in sight of the fans

Trial starts for councillor accused of indecent assault

Monday (July 27) is the first day of a two-week trial against Cranford councillor Girpal Virdi

School volunteer crowned national gardening champion

Peter Edwards, 82, gives up five days a week to help pass on his passion for horticulture to pupils

'Hospital staff missed ovarian cysts and told me I needed a poo'

Caroline Ballard is determined to raise awareness of the condition endometriosis, which affects one in 10 women, after her experience at West Middlesex Hospital

Perivale fire: Ealing Council accused of 'cashing in on misery'

A meeting was held in which the council told business owners the emergency work was not budgeted for and must be recovered

Royal British Legion clubhouse ready to reopen after devastating fire

A new sign and giant poppy at the newly restored building in Hounslow will be unveiled on August 7

Revealed: Top tips to avoid being scam victim

Hounslow CAB urged victims to report scams to prevent others being conned

Acton man jailed for smuggling cigarettes into UK in coat

The 63-year-old was sentenced to nine months in prison after pleading guilty to four counts of tobacco smuggling

Fruit and veg cigarette smuggling ring squashed and gang members jailed

The trio smuggled more than 14m cigarettes into the UK inside boxes of fruit and vegetables

Heathrow Airport sees more passengers through doors than 2014

The number of passengers using the airport has risen by 1.3%

New interactive gym set to open in North Acton

Anyone who signs up for membership before opening day will have access to a special reduced rate

Tesco Express store all set to open in Harrow

The new Tesco Express store on College Road, Harrow opens its doors on July 28
The new convenience store on College Road opens its doors for the first time on July 28

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'Hospital staff missed ovarian cysts and told me I needed a poo'

Caroline Ballard is determined to raise awareness of the condition endometriosis, which affects one in 10 women, after her experience at West Middlesex Hospital

'Inadequate' GP surgery in Hounslow placed in special measures

The Dr Sunil Mayor practice in Bath Road has been given six months to improve or face action

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
Police forensic officers search a site in Barnsley, as detectives looking for a seven-year-old boy who vanished after playing with friends in a park have found the body of a child on a construction site. South Yorkshire Police believe the body to be that of Conley Thompson, from Barnsley, who was last seen on Sunday evening playing with friends a mile away from the construction site on Bank End Road in Worsbrough.

Child's body found in search for missing Conley Thompson, 7

South Yorkshire Police believe the body to be that of Conley, from Barnsley, who was last seen on Sunday evening

Bobbi Kristina Brown dies at 22: Stars pay tribute to daughter of late Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown

Whitney Houston and daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown
Brown died seven months after she was found face down in a bathtub

Summer wash-out to continue this week before August heatwave hits

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Air traffic controllers see 8,000 flights on busiest day of the year

Weather warning for wind and rain issued for this weekend

See new shocking footage of 'the night that shamed football'

See full video of Chelsea fans pushing black man off train

Premier League Fantasy Football: Best players to pick this season

World's most expensive cars on display in west London

London Underground quiz: Which station is next on the Central Line?

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Airport survival guide: 15 hacks to take the stress out of going on holiday

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