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London mayor sees funny side of 'Borris' sign

The Mayor of London reassured staff by saying: "I think it’s better like that. I think I might change it."

CCTV images released of man wanted for sex assault on bus

Suspect is described as a slim Asian man wearing a parka-style coat with fur-trimmed hood, blue top, jeans, tan shoes and carrying a distinctive sports bag

Lord of the Rings: Couple marry at Hobbit-themed wedding

You won't believe the lengths JRR Tolkien obsessive Connor Ward and his wife Brogan went to to make their special day uniquely "magical"

Loaded gun, 10kg of cannabis and cash found in car

Armed officers stopped two cars and arrested four people as part of an intelligence-led operation in west London

'Predatory paedophile' admits string of sex offences and rapes

"D'Costa is a predatory paedophile who kept a sickening account of his abuse on his young victims"

General Election: Eccentric Party leader likes his odds

Lord Toby Jug visited the bookies to place bets on how he will perform in the contest to become MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip

Missing Brent teen Hayam Fahmi found safe and well

The 14-year-old had been missing since April 6 after leaving her home in Harlesden

Missing Brent teen Hayam Fahmi found safe and well

The 14-year-old had been missing since April 6 after leaving her home in Harlesden

Workers escape fire at building undergoing refurbishment

Emergency services received 35 calls from concerned members of the public

Weather: More sunshine before surprising 'Arctic plunge'

Temperatures should hit 20C this week before a mini "Arctic plunge" at the start of May

Burglar who targeted businesses caught after stealing bike

Billy Brazil, 36, from West Drayton, was jailed for one year and handed a Criminal Behaviour Order for two counts of burglary and the theft of a pedal cycle

Crime

Loaded gun, 10kg of cannabis and cash found in car in Greenford

Armed officers stopped two cars and arrested four people as part of an intelligence-led operation in west London

'Predatory paedophile' admits string of sex offences and rapes

"D'Costa is a predatory paedophile who kept a sickening account of his abuse on his young victims"

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

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

Children's 'action' club promotes healthy tips to prevent obesity

Amanda's Action Club works closely with Sue Atkins, ITV This Morning Parenting Expert

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

Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition candidate standing in Ealing North

David Hofman said ordinary people should not have to pay for a crisis not of their making

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

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

Eczema cream could help in multiple sclerosis fight

Scientists have restored the movement to mice paralysed by a rodent version of MS

300 migrants in trouble in the Mediterranean Sea

EU foreign and interior ministers are to hold emergency talks in Luxembourg

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300 migrants in trouble in the Mediterranean Sea

Fantasy fan becomes Lord of the Rings at Hobbit-themed wedding

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Fire at West Drayton under control after thick black smoke engulfs area

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

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Will Ackermann
Uxbridge and Hillingdon borough
Steve Bax
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Ealing, Acton Greenford and Northolt
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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
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Sports Reporter