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When do west London schools break up for the Christmas holidays?

It may seem like half-term just ended, but Christmas is around the corner! Find out when the little ones have their well-deserved break

Find out when the little ones break up for Christmas! [pictured: Abigail Wright, aged eight](Image: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

It may seem like the half-term holidays have only just ended, but Christmas is coming!

The winter break will be falling between mid-December and early January for most state schools, and it'll be a good chance to get outdoors and do something fun in the area.

Once school's out, you'll have to find ways to entertain your little ones, but help will be at hand - we'll be putting together guides to get you through Christmas with lots of ideas and things to do.

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But before all that there's definitely one thing you need to know - when the holiday starts and finishes.

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School holiday dates for your diary

Hillingdon: Schools break up on Wednesday December 21 and start on Tuesday January 3, 2017

Ealing: Schools break up on Wednesday December 21 and start on Tuesday January 3, 2017

Harrow: Schools break up on Wednesday December 21 and start on Thursday January 5, 2017

Brent: Schools break up on Wednesday December 21 and start on Tuesday January 3, 2017

Hounslow: Schools break up on Wednesday December 21 and start on Tuesday January 3, 2017

Hammersmith & Fulham: Schools break up on Wednesday December 21 and start on Tuesday January 3, 2017

Kensington & Chelsea: Schools break up on Wednesday December 21 and start on Tuesday January 3, 2017

These dates could be subject to change as some schools do differ, so if you're in doubt it's probably best to check with your child's teachers.

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