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London is most congested city in Europe

Londoners spent, on average, a total of FOUR DAYS stuck in traffic in 2014

Hillingdon Council plan to increase recycling across west London by 60%

The plan aims to support residents and businesses in cutting waste and significantly reducing the amount being sent to landfill

Public meeting on amended plans for new school building on green land

Q&A session to raise issues about plans for Nishkam School West London on September 8

Elderly woman's hour-long wait after fall for ambulance slammed as 'unacceptable'

Ambulance service apologises for delay, which Ealing health watchdog blames on cuts to the local NHS

Fresh appeal on 40th anniversary of Hounslow schoolgirl's murder

Detectives tell people who know anything about the killings of Lynne Weedon and Eve Stratford to "examine your conscience'

Heathrow Airport expansion campaigners take third runway protest to homes of bosses

Residents chanted "No ifs, no buts, no third runway" outside the homes of Heathrow Airport bosses

Brunel University website 'resources' page linked students to explicit Japanese PORN

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One shocked researcher had a nasty surprise when they clicked on the link under a 'Japanese Culture' section

Man cut free from car after collision 'involving two lorries' in Isleworth

Police say man's injuries are not believed to be serious, as drivers are warned to avoid Twickenham Road

Stamford Bridge expansion: Chelsea fans hail 'iconic' new stadium design

Excited fans got a glimpse into Chelsea's future at an exhibition unveiling the expansion proposals for Stamford Bridge stadium - and supporters told getwestlondon they love what they see

Whopping £3m secured to build The Tropical Zoo in west London

But the 25-year battle to build an animal rescue centre is not over!

Weather forecast: Indian summer for parts of UK - but wet and windy Autumn

The Weather Network has revealed their predictions for what the next three months have in store

Pavement 'explosions' warning after a staggering 77 incidents in FIVE years

Eighteen of those explosions have reportedly taken place in postcodes in and around Ealing and Hillingdon

Scientist from Whitton is crowned Miss Earth England

Katrina Kendall says it is a 'dream' to win the national final of the beauty pageant, which was set up to promote environmental protection

Whitton train death man was 36-year-old from Hanworth

British Transport police said the incident is not being treated as suspicious

Most LOO-crative toilets are at London train stations

Network Rail have pocketed £4.4m over 12 months from passengers using toilets at Britain's 13 biggest train stations

Notting Hill Carnival: Teenager pleads guilty to assaulting police officer

The 17-year-old will next appear at Wimbledon Magistrates' Court and has been remanded in custody

Pensioner dies after collision with lorry

The man, in his 70s, was declared dead at the scene by paramedics

Bill Bailey scares web with giant spider found in Willesden

The huge spider was spotted in Bill Bailey's friend's garden in Willesden
The giant spider was tweeted by funnyman Bill Bailey to his millions of Twitter followers

Fresh appeal on 40th anniversary of Hounslow schoolgirl's murder

Detectives tell people who know anything about the killings of Lynne Weedon and Eve Stratford to "examine your conscience'

Notting Hill Carnival: Teenager pleads guilty to assaulting police officer

The 17-year-old will next appear at Wimbledon Magistrates' Court and has been remanded in custody

Ealing man charged with people smuggling and deported to Belgium

The Greenford man has been charged as part in connection with a criminal network smuggling people into the UK in lorries through the Channel ports

Ealing Half Marathon: 35,000 bottles of water for runners

Staying hydrated will be a key component of success for runners who are taking on the 13.1-mile Ealing Half Marathon on September 27

Poundland buys 99p Stores in £55m deal

The takeover was under investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority over concerns it would have an impact on competition

New gym opening in Hounslow at old Gala Bingo hall

Xercise4Less will become the latest in a number of gyms in Hounslow town centre when it opens on August 28

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West Middlesex Hospital finance director cost £280,000 for eight months' work

Jonathan Molyneux, who has since left, oversaw a huge increase in the hospital's deficit

New e-cigarette findings welcomed by quit-smoking group

Kick-It hails new report, which suggests they are much safer than cigarettes and should be available on subscription

Labour MP Seema Malhotra denies accusations of hypocrisy over unpaid internship

"Maybe we shouldn't be surprised that the MP who lives in a £7 million mansion in Chelsea no longer realises Feltham and Heston residents expect an almost full-time job to be remunerated"

MP criticised over 'tardy' response to constituents' letters and emails

Kensington MP Lady Victoria Borwick promises to take action and says: "I apologise to anybody that feels they have not had an appropriate response from me"
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Kensington & Chelsea pupils top national Key Stage 2 results

90% of 11-year-old pass in reading, writing and maths

School admissions: All you need to know about the application process

All the dates you need to know in your borough if taking part in the school application process this year

Morning news headlines: David Cameron set to unveil plans to help more Syrian refugees, Syria-bound mother arrested on return to UK

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Star Wars: The fans awaken for Force Friday

Fans of the Star Wars franchise were among the first to buy the new range of toys from the forth coming film

Unsigned Friday: Introducing... Little Boy Lost

What's going on near you this weekend: Things to do in west London

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Beautiful rainbow pictured over London skyline

'Polar plume' to send temperatures plunging to 0C

How long until the next Bank Holiday?

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

Ealing Half Marathon: Take a look back at last year's event!

National Dog Day: YOUR adorable pooches from West London

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August Supermoon: Everything you need to know about the incredible celestial event

Rugby World Cup: When are all the England games?

Outfoxed: London Fire Brigade rescued a fox cub that had a bit of trouble earlier this year

London Fire Brigade called out to rescue chimps, hamsters, foxes and cats

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