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General Election: Expat living in France to contest Uxbridge and South Ruislip seat

James Jackson cannot vote in the UK, which he hopes to do something about, but could theoretically win a seat in the House of Commons

Got a spare £21,000? You could stay in this apartment - for ONE NIGHT!

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Jill Dando cops failed to act on rape threat letters before her murder in Fulham

Her fellow TV host Alice Beer tells for the first time how she too was targeted by the maniac who threatened to rape and kidnap her and Jill

Mosque leader hails 'jihad on extremism and bigotry' following Islam exhibition

More than 1,200 people visited Hounslow Mosque to see an exhibition about the religion's true values

Brent police investigating distraction burglary of 60-year-old woman

The men tricked their way into the home and forced a woman to remove her jewellery

Uxbridge pet owner warns of antifreeze poisoning following spate of cat deaths

Owner believes the five deaths were a "tragic accident", caused by someone leaving antifreeze outdoors

Burglar who fled from mental health unit on day release 'has links to Brent'

Peter Kerrigan
Police urging anyone with information on the whereabouts of Peter Kerrigan - who has links to Brent and north west London - to call 999

Burglar who fled from mental health unit on day release 'has links to Brent'

Peter Kerrigan
Police urging anyone with information on the whereabouts of Peter Kerrigan - who has links to Brent and north west London - to call 999

Vaisakhi procession in Hounslow attracts huge crowds to dazzling orange spectacle

Traditional orange flags and outfits of the Vaisakhi Nagar Kirtan brought a splash of colour to a grey Sunday afternoon

Jill Dando cops failed to act on rape threat letters before her murder in Fulham

Her fellow TV host Alice Beer tells for the first time how she too was targeted by the maniac who threatened to rape and kidnap her and Jill

Hounslow MP receives nearly £120,000 in donations

Brentford and Isleworth MP Mary Macleod has received more in political donations since May 2010 than all but three other MPs

Crime

Three teenagers convicted of fatally stabbing 'vulnerable' man in Northolt

Police say the motive for the attack is unclear but the criminals took advantage of the victim's 'frailties' and had been using his home for drug dealing

Burglar who fled from mental health unit on day release 'has links to Brent'

Peter Kerrigan
Police urging anyone with information on the whereabouts of Peter Kerrigan - who has links to Brent and north west London - to call 999

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
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

News in Pictures

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

Hounslow MP receives nearly £120,000 in donations

Brentford and Isleworth MP Mary Macleod has received more in political donations since May 2010 than all but three other MPs

Election 2015: Find out how the parties are polling

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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

Education

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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

Bets are on for the royal baby's name

Alice, Charlotte, Victoria, Arthur, Henry and James are amongst the favorite names for punters

Alps plane crash: Andreas Lubitz's girlfriend pregnant

Authorities have revealed that he hid from his employers a sick note declaring him unfit to work on the day of the disaster

Videos & Photos

Dog's life! Middlesex landlords least tolerant of tenants having furry friends

Jill Dando cops failed to act on rape threat letters before her murder in Fulham

Vaisakhi procession in Hounslow attracts huge crowds to dazzling orange spectacle

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MP Angie Bray welcomes rise in apprenticeships in Ealing and Acton

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

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Will Ackermann
Uxbridge and Hillingdon borough
Steve Bax
News Editor, West London
Danya Bazaraa
Ealing, Acton Greenford and Northolt
Goolistan Cooper
Uxbridge and Hillingdon borough
Alix Culbertson
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