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Girl saved by PC and passer-by in dramatic incident over A40 at Swakeleys

Hillingdon Times:

4:16pm Monday 29th September 2014

A BRAVE policeman saved a girl who was threatening to jump from a footbridge over the A40, near Swakeleys Roundabout, Hillingdon, at 11am today.

How a Hillingdon parking officer earned the nickname of Dr Dolittle

Hillingdon Times:

5:06pm Monday 29th September 2014

HE’S been dubbed the Dr Dolittle of the parking industry after saving four stray kittens from within a whisker of death.

Ever fancied making a noise in the library? Now you can - in Uxbridge

Hillingdon Times:

1:44pm Monday 29th September 2014

TRADITIONALLY, libraries are a place where silence is golden, but a new open-mike night at Uxbridge Library is set to change that.

Revamped Tesco to offer free community area to groups at Bull's Bridge

Hillingdon Times:

11:09am Monday 29th September 2014

SHOPPERS in Hayes and Southall are promised a new shopping experience following renovation of the Tesco Extra store at Bull’s Bridge.

Hillingdon Peace Walk draws gathering of 500

Hillingdon Times:

10:45am Monday 29th September 2014

MORE than 500 people took part in this year’s Hillingdon Peace Walk, to demonstrate the importance of working together for a safe and peaceful community in the borough.

Hillingdon Hospital needs £50m spent on it, says Labour's rival to Boris

Hillingdon Times:

6:40am Monday 29th September 2014

LABOUR’S parliamentary candidate in Uxbridge & South Ruislip is calling on the Government to provide £50m which, he says, is desperately needed for repairs at Hillingdon Hospital.

Encore! Seussical the Musical comes to Ickenham

Hillingdon Times:

7:53am Saturday 27th September 2014

THE Compass Theatre, Ickenham, will stage Encore Theatre Company’s first musical, Seussical the Musical, from the October 2-4.

Pop-up village in Uxbridge created by Hillingdon Mind charity

Hillingdon Times:

3:04pm Friday 26th September 2014

A ‘POP-UP village’ will be created in Hillingdon tomorrow (Saturday) by mental heath charity Hillingdon Mind, as part of the national campaign Time to Change.

Letter to Editor: We must equip our frontline staff to work safely

Hillingdon Times:

2:35pm Friday 26th September 2014

HILLINGDON’S frontline workers play a vital role in our everyday lives, whether it’s keeping our streets safe, helping us in a medical emergency or getting us to work.

Five 'easy' things you can do to help hospice

Hillingdon Times:

10:58am Friday 26th September 2014

MICHAEL Sobell Hospice at Northwood is inviting people to support its #5easythings campaign from October 6-12.

Dogs and cats home looking for volunteers in Hillingdon

Hillingdon Times:

10:25am Friday 26th September 2014

BATTERSEA Dogs & Cats Home is looking for volunteers in Hillingdon to help teach the community the best ways to look after their pets.

Hillingdon youngsters urged to vote for issues that most affect them

Hillingdon Times:

9:47am Friday 26th September 2014

YOUNG people in Hillingdon are being encouraged to vote in the UK Youth Parliament's annual Make Your Mark ballot.

Letter to Editor: Beware of paying twice with 'wave and pay'

Hillingdon Times:

8:32am Friday 26th September 2014

MANY readers in Hillingdon will by now have used their contactless credit or debit card to pay for travel on the Underground, DLR, London buses and Overground trains.

Hayes man joins world leaders at climate change summit

Hillingdon Times:

8:58am Thursday 25th September 2014

BARACK Obama and David Cameron were joined at the UN Climate Summit in New York by a man from Hayes this week.

The Great Hillingdon Bake Off - and all for a superb cause!

Hillingdon Times:

10:07am Wednesday 24th September 2014

IF you like coffee and cake, head for Hillingdon Hospital this Friday for the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning.

Sponsored toddle raises money for Third World charity

Hillingdon Times:

8:19am Wednesday 24th September 2014

TODDLERS took part in a sponsored walk to raise money which will provide clean water and sanitation to some of the world’s poorest children.

Queen's Walk centre in South Ruislip gets £3m makeover

Hillingdon Times:

11:34am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

HILLINGDON residents with severe learning disabilities and complex needs have a new centre that offers a range of services, from music therapy to interactive learning.

New chairman for Hillingdon Hospitals Trust

Hillingdon Times:

11:24am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

RICHARD SUMRAY is the new chair of Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Trust.

Hillingdon to represent London in Britain in Bloom awards

Hillingdon Times:

3:57pm Monday 22nd September 2014

HILLINGDON was in the spotlight at The Kia Oval, where this year’s London in Bloom awards, sponsored by Veolia, were held.

Continental market back in Uxbridge next weekend

Hillingdon Times:

3:49pm Sunday 21st September 2014

VISITORS to Uxbridge will again have the chance to sample the sights, sounds and flavours of a continental market next Sunday, September 28.

Boris doesn't care about Uxbridge, says his Ukip rival, aged 22

Hillingdon Times:

1:30pm Sunday 21st September 2014

BORIS JOHNSON can expect strong competition in the for the Uxbridge and South Ruislip parliam entry seat, says one of his rivals, 22-year-old Ukip candidate Jack Duffin.

Two charged over Ryefield Avenue death in Hillingdon; sent to Old Bailey

Hillingdon Times:

8:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

DETECTIVES investigating the death of a man in Ryefield Avenue, Hillingdon, last night (Friday) charged two men with his manslaughter.

Letter to Editor: London's Tube needs to get connected - to 21st Century

Hillingdon Times:

7:34am Saturday 20th September 2014

COMMUTING on the Tube means being out of contact, and when you are delayed underground you can’t tell anybody… well unless they’re sitting in the same carriage as you.

Active Families sessions aim to get Hillingdon fit

Hillingdon Times:

8:31pm Friday 19th September 2014

FAMILIES in Hillingdon can now take part in sports and activity sessions that encourage everyone to exercise together.

Second murder inquiry arrest after Ryefield Avenue death

Hillingdon Times:

12:40pm Friday 19th September 2014

DETECTIVES investigating the suspected murder of a man in Hillingdon have arrested a second man.

Man dies, another arrested after attack in Hillingdon street

Hillingdon Times:

3:51pm Thursday 18th September 2014

POLICE were called by ambulance staff to a house in Ryefield Avenue, Hillingdon, at 12.53 this lunchtime following reports of an assault.

Brothers guilty of sexually abusing Hillingdon care home girls

Hillingdon Times:

8:01pm Thursday 18th September 2014

TWO brothers responsible for the sexual abuse and exploitation of two girls from a Hillingdon care home were found guilty today (Thursday).

Memorial gig for punk guitarist now in its seventh year: proceeds to Sobell Hospice

Hillingdon Times:

5:48pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

THE Paul Fox Social Club is holding its seventh annual charity event at Wealdstone Football Club, Grosvenor Vale, Ruislip, on Saturday October 4, in aid of Michael Sobell Hospice.

New ward at Mount Vernon for brain and spinal patients

Hillingdon Times:

10:52am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A NEW 16-bed ward for patients recovering from brain and spinal injuries has opened at Mount Vernon Hospital.

Paralympian inspires St Helen's girls with presentation

Hillingdon Times:

10:16am Tuesday 16th September 2014

INVICTUS Games competitor Derek Derenalagi visited St Helen’s School, Northwood, to speak to lower sixth-formers about making positive choices in life and adapting to unexpected adversity.

Hillingdon Dragon's Den youngsters make their pitches for charity

Hillingdon Times:

12:18pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

MORE than 100 young people from Hillingdon were given the chance to enjoy a range of Dragons’ Den challenges, thanks to Mondelēz International, who have an office in the town.

Boris will fight the Tories' cause in Uxbridge & S. Ruislip next year

Hillingdon Times:

11:11pm Friday 12th September 2014

LONDON Mayor Boris Johnson is the Conservative candidate for the Uxbridge & South Ruislip constituency in next year’s general election.

Hillingdon's pharmacy expert honoured by his profession

Hillingdon Times:

6:41pm Friday 12th September 2014

A PHARMACIST who works for Hillingdon Council's public health team has been named one of the best in the country by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society.

Walk of peace through Uxbridge will bring faiths together

Hillingdon Times:

5:05pm Friday 12th September 2014

AN annual walk of peace will take place next weekend in the borough, led by the Mayor of Hillingdon as well as the borough's police commander and local faith groups.

New Heathrow aviation college opens at Northwood

Hillingdon Times:

4:58pm Friday 12th September 2014

A SPECIALIST technical college in Northwood, for students aged 14-19 interested in aviation engineering, has welcomed its first cohort of more than 100 students.

Boris has three rivals for Uxbridge Tory nomination

Hillingdon Times:

11:39am Tuesday 9th September 2014

BORIS JOHNSON has three rivals for the Conservative candidacy for Uxbridge & South Ruislip at this Friday’s selection meeting.

BigFest coming to Uxbridge with world's smallest theatre (in a sidecar)

Hillingdon Times:

5:08pm Monday 8th September 2014

THE world's smallest theatre and cinema will be among the many attractions at BigFest, a free street festival in Uxbridge, organised by Hillingdon Council.

Sobell looks for wise owls for fund-raising quiz

Hillingdon Times:

7:09pm Monday 8th September 2014

MICHAEL SOBELL Hospice is calling for wise owls to join in their popular Brainbox Quiz Night on Wednesday, October 8, 7.30pm at the hospice.

Stoptober challenge to Hillingdon residents

Hillingdon Times:

5:33pm Monday 8th September 2014

RESIDENTS are being challenged to kick the habit by Hillingdon Council's Stop Smoking team as Stoptober approaches.

St Helen's pupil helps drive home message of sacrifice to benefit future generations

Hillingdon Times:

5:02pm Monday 8th September 2014

WITH the world marking the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One, it could not be a more poignant time for everyone to remember the sacrifices made for the freedom of future generations.

Letter to Editor: Uxbridge story underlines theory on stammerers

Hillingdon Times:

7:22am Monday 8th September 2014

I WAS intrigued by your recent article "Music student at Uxbridge College finds his voice through rap" (September 3) about stammerer Ruben Sewkumar and how his practice as a rap singer has enhanced his fluency.

Hayes girl finds her lost family in Somalia through Red Cross tracing service

Hillingdon Times:

12:47pm Sunday 7th September 2014

A HAYES teenager is indebted to the British Red Cross for helping find her family in Somalia after more than two years of separation.

Missing Alice: man in custody on suspicion of murder

Hillingdon Times:

10:28am Sunday 7th September 2014

POLICE looking for missing schoolgirl Alice Gross have arrested a man on suspicion of murder.

Hillingdon recycling rates soar with extra collections

Hillingdon Times:

4:53pm Friday 5th September 2014

HILLINGDON’S recycling rates have soared since new and improved recycling collections were introduced.

Celebrations to launch new combined school in Northwood

Hillingdon Times:

2:25pm Thursday 4th September 2014

NORTHWOOD College for Girls in Maxwell Road opened its doors for the first time today.

All in the name of art - Hillingdon companies take ice bucket challenge!

Hillingdon Times:

2:41pm Thursday 4th September 2014

OW, that was a shock! The cast of Encore take the charity ice bucket challenge as part of a mass participation effort by Hillingdon arts companies.

Mayor joins fifth birthday party for Hillside children's centre, Northwood Hills

Hillingdon Times:

2:32pm Thursday 4th September 2014

STAFF at Hillside Children's Centre were joined in their fifth birthday celebrations by the Mayor of Hillingdon, Cllr Catherine Dann.

Missing Alice: call for volunteers to help raise awareness

Hillingdon Times:

4:03pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

VOLUNTEERS from the charity Missing People will be holding an emergency appeal day at Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre tomorrow (Thursday) to help find 14-year-old Alice Gross, who went missing from her home in Hanwell last Thursday.

They're Nuts, but they raised £5,000 between them!

Hillingdon Times:

3:51pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

FIVE brave challengers got down and dirty and took on the Nuts Challenge 7K, 100-obstacle assault course in the mud last weekend, in aid of Michael Sobell Hospice, Northwood.

Triple exam success for St Helen's sisters

Hillingdon Times:

9:50am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

IT’S been a summer of hard work, followed by celebration, for the Orloff family this year.

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