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Real Schools Guide 2015: How well did your school do?

See how your child's school, or schools near you, did with our interactive search tool

Tributes to Westminster pilot killed in CarFest plane crash

Dad Kevin Whyman was flying at CarFest, an event run by TV and radio presenter Chris Evans, when his plane plunged to the ground

Man rescued after threatening to jump into river

Police, Chiswick RNLI lifeboat crew and a team from London Fire Brigade saved the man from falling into the river

Six months on: Who murdered Uxbridge dad Redwan El-Ghaidouni?

"Six months on from Redwan's murder, the investigation to find his killer(s) is as active as it was on day one, and we remain committed to bringing whoever is responsible to justice"

Hayes teacher wins six-figure lottery sum

The lucky lady from Hayes scooped a six figure prize after entering the online EuroMillions draw

RideLondon day two: HandCycle, Ride 100 and Classic in pictures

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Find out what happened on day two of the cycling festival as the elite men took to the roads of London and around 26,000 amateurs pedalled 100 miles

New ban for ex-council social worker who failed to report teenage knife girl

But the door has been left open for Luke Tydeman to return in the near future after he demonstrated improvements and promised to make more

Beggar who 'urinated and took drugs in public' jailed for breaching ban

Richard O'Brien breached conditions of a 10-year banning order within weeks of it being issued

Volunteers needed to keep Grand Union Canal beautiful

"There's a growing awareness of how natural beauty in our environment improves our health and wellbeing but that beauty needs our care and protection to flourish"

Body found in Stanmore believed to be that of missing man

Police found the body on Sunday (August 2) and believe it is that of missing man Paul Nevin, from Edgware, who was last seen on July 18

Rail workers to strike over August bank holiday weekend

First Great Western rail staff are expected to strike in response to job loss threats, removal of buffet facilities, and the introduction of driver-only operations

RideLondon tragedy as cyclist collapses and dies

Ambulance at Leith Hill during RideLondon-Surrey 100
Race organisers confirmed the death of the man, despite the efforts of the emergency services who attended to him in Surrey

Neighbours fed up of stench due to rubbish collection problems

"I was disgusted to find used condoms and empty whiskey bottles scattered on Lorraine Road," said one resident

Woman charged with Chelsea murder

Tracy Phillips, 48, has been charged with murder in connection with the death of a 35-year-old in Chelsea on Sunday (August 2)

Missing Southall woman found

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Lucy White, 32, went missing from Southall on July 4 but on Monday (August 3) charity Missing People confirmed she had been found

Police roll out CCTV in vans carrying detainees

Police commissioner has said at least one van in every borough in London will be equipped with the recording devices

RideLondon FreeCycle, family festival and Grand Prix in pictures

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Check out our photos of the first day of Ride London as thousands took part in the FreeCycle and the pro women took on the Grand Prix

Ealing Green to be transformed by street velodrome

As part of this event, you will be able to see Europe’s largest skateboard ramp and the pro BMX and skateboarders in their ultimate playground

Woman charged with Chelsea murder

Tracy Phillips, 48, has been charged with murder in connection with the death of a 35-year-old in Chelsea on Sunday (August 2)

Six months on: Who murdered Uxbridge dad Redwan El-Ghaidouni?

"Six months on from Redwan's murder, the investigation to find his killer(s) is as active as it was on day one, and we remain committed to bringing whoever is responsible to justice"

Man arrested 'after trying to pickpocket undercover cop'

The 18-year-old was also arrested on suspicion of handling stolen goods

Hayes cloud computing firm to sleep rough for charity

Staff from the Hayes IT company Rackspace have signed up to sleep out at this year's Byte Night.

New MileHi App to revolutionise passenger travel

Make new friends, arrange taxi shares from the arrival airport, or exchange tips on where to go

Marks & Spencer announces closing date of Hounslow store

Staff will be offered positions at one of the retail giant's other west London stores

National accreditation for rehab service for people recovering from mental health problems

Ealing-based Mott House has been rated as excellent by the national AIMS accreditation programme

Children's inpatient services at Ealing Hospital to close

A petition has been launched to save children's inpatient services at Ealing Hospital after it was announced that they would be closed

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

Real Schools Guide 2015: How well did your school do?

See how your child's school, or schools near you, did with our interactive search tool

The Apprentice's Nick Hewer hands out prizes at Fulham Boys School

The Countdown host helped the school celebrate it's first year

With 143 days till Christmas, Selfridges opens Christmas store

Christmas comes very early to a central London department store as they transform into a winter wonderland

Tributes pour in as Britain mourns 'national treasure' Cilla Black

The friendly face of our Cilla
Liverpool-born entertainer died suddenly aged 72 at her home in the south of Spain

Union confirms 24-hour London Tube strike for August 5

How to enter RideLondon 2016

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Community Shield: Arsenal beat Chelsea at Wembley

August to be washout as wind and rain batter country

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Blue moon shines over London

See bird's eye view of HS2 route through west London

Calais crisis: What to do if you're travelling to France this summer

Quiz: Which station is next on the Piccadilly Line?

Windows 10: How you can update Microsoft's new system

End of era: A. Cooke's Pie & Mash shop closes doors for final time

Premier League Fantasy Football: Best players to pick this season

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