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Thousands of children treated for substance misuse in London last year

Almost 300 of those under 18s treated for substance misuse in the capital were young children under the age of 14, according to shocking new figures

Man escapes immediate jail term for selling £170k worth of counterfeit headphones

One of the fake headphones found at the property in Cricklewood
Anton Dyleuski made £170,000 from selling dodgy Sennheiser headphones on Amazon

Council tax frozen as Hillingdon Council approves budget

The council's budget also includes funding for a raft of projects, including a new borough museum, a new theatre and three new youth centres

Record 20,000 street trees planted across London as part of Boris Johnson scheme

A total of 20,000 trees were planted around the capital to brighten up roads, keep the air clean and enhance the environment

Hounslow cycling group call for safe routes to school in Feltham

Cyclists have called for continuous protected cycle lanes from Oak Hill Academy to Feltham railway station

Cockroach infestations close bakery and restaurant

Cockroaches caught in a trap in High Crown Bakery
One of the businesses has been allowed to reopen, but a restaurant in Wembley remains closed after cockroaches were discovered

Election 2015: Have your say and help shape west London manifesto

The General Elections are nearly upon us so getwestlondon is launching a survey to find out what YOU really want to see happen in the capital

Election 2015: Have your say and help shape west London manifesto

The General Elections are nearly upon us so getwestlondon is launching a survey to find out what YOU really want to see happen in the capital

Van driver critical and man arrested following A40 lorry smash

The van driver, a man believed to be in his 30s, is fighting for his life, while the lorry driver has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving

Spitting or feeding birds in Hounslow could now cost you £80

Anyone caught spitting or feeding birds in the borough now faces an on-the-spot fine

Mother in court over deaths of partner and daughter in Notting Hill

Shelley Christopher, 36, is accused of killing Emanuel Amphahasa and her daughter, Sophia Christopher, in Notting Hill

Crime

Mother in court over deaths of partner and four-year-old daughter in Notting Hill

Shelley Christopher, 36, is accused of killing Emanuel Amphahasa and her daughter, Sophia Christopher, in Notting Hill

Wembley man who left ‘woman for dead’ in 'ferocious' attack is jailed

Diprash Shakya
Diprash Shakya, 23, was part of a gang which carried out the "vicious" attack in Camden

Two of three men arrested by anti-terrorism police bailed

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All three are suspected of being part of a scam duping vulnerable victims out of money to fund extremism in Syria. Two were caught in west London.           

Shepherd's Bush entrepreneurs crashing the sugar industry with healthy iced green tea

Dr Hua He and Sohpia Nadur have developed healthy sugar-free Tg Green Tea

Two new major office spaces coming to Uxbridge

Work on the new buildings has begun, and is expected to be completed in early 2016

Kensington art dealer wins her height in sausages

Emily Tsingou won a link of 26 sausages after winning a competition at Lidgates Butchers in Holland Park

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Thousands of children treated for substance misuse in London last year

Almost 300 of those under 18s treated for substance misuse in the capital were young children under the age of 14, according to shocking new figures

West London femal genital mutilation figures worst in capital

A shocking 550 cases of female genital mutilation have been recorded across west London since September, despite the practice being illegal

Election 2015: West London manifesto

The General Elections are nearly upon us so getwestlondon is launching a survey to find out what YOU really want to see happen in the capital

New UKIP candidate is champion canoeist and former police inspector

Richard Hendron, who defected from the Tories two years ago, has been chosen to represent UKIP in Brentford and Isleworth

Education

Opening of new Ealing free school postponed by a YEAR

Decision to postpone opening by a year described as "deeply disappointing" as negotiations are ongoing regarding a preferred site in south Ealing

UK's first state-funded Hindu secondary school unveils plans for new home

You can learn more about Avanti House School's plans to move to council playing fields in Stanmore at an exhibition next week
Former Prime Minister Sir John Major

Morning news headlines: Rule out SNP deal; cuts hit poorest hardest; Becky stepbrother faces court

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Harrison Ford survives plane crash after emergency landing on Hollywood golf course

Five dangerous men linked to west London wanted by police

Photo album documents WW2 through eyes of teenage Navy recruit

Cbeebies favourite Tree Fu Tom entertains kids in Uxbridge

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh attends squadron parade at RAF Northolt

Job Centre protests as union tries to protect unemployed

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Ealing, Southall, West Ealing and Hanwell
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Feltham, Bedfont & Hanworth
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