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Businesses in Hounslow vow to fight plans for demolition

Specsavers says it only learned about the plans, which would open up the entrance to a huge new development in the town centre, days after completing a costly refurbishment

Pollution could make Heathrow Airport expansion 'undeliverable', report finds

Experts have predicted that any expansion would hamper the government's ability to meet EU air quality laws, which the UK is already in breach of

Four jailed after post-football match violence in west London

"This kind of behaviour is entirely unacceptable to the police, the thousands of law-abiding and genuine football fans, the clubs and the general public"

Family of crash victim speak of 'justice' after boyfriend driver jailed

The sister of mother-of-one Faye Norris said of the sentencing: “It's not going to bring her back. But we've got some sort of justice”

Woman sentenced for running Wembley brothel

Hermien Van Boekel has been sentenced for running a brothel in Wembley
Hermien Van Boekel, 57, was sentenced to a suspended sentence after admitting running a brothel

Council blunder leaves hundreds of disabled people waiting for vital payments

More than 900 people are understood to be waiting for last month's direct payment, but the council has promised to help those affected

Get your nominees in for Ealing's Women of the Year awards

The aim of the event is to bring women from all ages, backgrounds and ethnicities together to acknowledge and celebrate their achievements

Get your nominees in for Ealing's Women of the Year awards

The aim of the event is to bring women from all ages, backgrounds and ethnicities together to acknowledge and celebrate their achievements

Tributes paid to 'Mr Hammersmith' after former mayor and council leader dies

Bill Smith, former Mayor and leader of Hammersmith and Fulham, with his OBE
Bill Smith died in March at the age of 96 after years as a councillor, QPR director and school governor

Hounslow Council accused of 'wasting taxpayers' money'

Hounslow Highways says there was a problem beneath the surface on the pavement in Clockhouse Lane which required immediate attention

'Boris Johnson backs Angie Bray' on Acton campaign tour

The Mayor of London handed out 'Boris backs Bray' leaflets in support of the Conservative parliamentary candidate on Tuesday (April 14)

Crime

Hermien Van Boekel has been sentenced for running a brothel in Wembley

Woman sentenced for running Wembley brothel

Hermien Van Boekel, 57, was sentenced to a suspended sentence after admitting running a brothel

Four jailed after post-football match violence in west London

"This kind of behaviour is entirely unacceptable to the police, the thousands of law-abiding and genuine football fans, the clubs and the general public"

Men steal £4,000 watch from victim in broken-down car

Winchester Avenue, Kilburn
Police appeal after men steal Cartier Santos 100 watch, worth more than £4,000, from victim

Independent 'naanwich' shop needs YOUR vote to return to Uxbridge

Jag and Shushma Kumar are pleading with the public to vote for them to win enough money in a competition to keep Naked Naan open permanently

Are these the three best pubs in west London?

As CAMRA publishes its list of local pubs of the year to mark Community Pubs Month, we look at the three west London winners

Enthusiastic apprentices wanted for 2015 Ealing Council intake

Ealing Council is looking for apprentices aged between 16 and 24 to apply for its programme before April 30

News in Pictures

Urgent appeal to donors to give blood in Wembley

The NHS desperately needs your help to ensure people in life-threatening conditions receive the treatment they need, quickly

Nurse shortage 'compromised safety' at hospital's A&E department

West Middlesex Hospital has been told it 'requires improvement' in a new CQC report

Former Labour council leader defects to Green Party

Dave Wetzel led Hounslow Council from 1987 to 1991 and was the first vice-chairman of Transport for London under Ken Livingstone

Eddie Izzard shows support for Labour at Hammersmith rally

Eddie Izzard joins the Labour rally in Lyric Square, Hammersmith
Popular cross-dressing comedian Eddie Izzard joined Hammersmith parliamentary candidate Andy Slaughter at the Lyric Square Labour gathering

Education

British Airways launches new cabin crew apprenticeship scheme

Applications for BA's new customer service scheme - to train and fly as cabin crew - closes on April 23

British Airways offer 50 work experience placements for students in west London

British Airways has invited local youngsters to apply for a work experience placement with the firm before 8

Which? High street salads contain more fat than burgers and pizza

Pastas, sandwiches and salads contained high amounts of fat, salt and sugar

Star Wars fans get a taste of the force with a new trailer

JJ Abrams trailer hailed as spectacular by Star Wars fans

Videos & Photos

Four jailed after post-football match violence in west London

Family of crash victim Faye Norris speak of 'justice' after boyfriend driver jailed

Rescued puffin due to be released back into the wild

Which? High street salads contain more fat than burgers and pizza

Star Wars fans get a taste of the force with a new trailer

Eddie Izzard joins the Labour rally in Lyric Square, Hammersmith

Eddie Izzard shows support for Labour at Hammersmith rally

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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