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Uxbridge, Hillingdon and Ruislip in eye of storm: two women rescued from stranded car

Hillingdon Times:

1:36pm Monday 28th July 2014

FIRE crews were called to a number of flood-related incidents in Ruislip, Hillingdon and Northolt after heavy rain this morning.

Fire crews called to blaze in West Drayton - residents of flats escape

Hillingdon Times:

1:45pm Monday 28th July 2014

SIX fire engines and 35 crew members dealt with a fire in a flat at Park Lodge Avenue, West Drayton, this morning. A flat on the fourth floor was badly damaged.

Hillingdon keeps Green Flag flying high - now 28 of them!

Hillingdon Times:

9:15am Monday 28th July 2014

FOUR new awards, for Ruislip Lido, Manor Farm in Ruislip, the Rural Activities Garden Centre in West Drayton Road and Yeading Valley Meadows, have underlined Hillingdon’s reputation as the greenest borough in the country.

FIVE FOR A FIVER: Where to go in and around Hillingdon this coming week for £5 or less

Hillingdon Times:

9:32am Sunday 27th July 2014

AS the six-week summer holiday gets underway, keep kids amused with a range of free events throughout the week.

Young Hillingdon carers to set sail on Thames

Hillingdon Times:

9:35am Friday 25th July 2014

A GROUP of young carers from Hillingdon will be on the Thames next month for a day's sailing on Volharding, a restored 120-year-old Dutch sailing barge.

Civic medals presented to Hillingdon war veterans

Hillingdon Times:

9:14am Thursday 24th July 2014

A CIVIC Medal was presented to eight Hillingdon war veterans at a lunch in the Civic Centre last week.

Class of 74 in Northwood Hills is looking for you

Hillingdon Times:

12:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

WERE you a pupil at St Nicholas or St Mary's Grammar School in Northwood Hills 40 years ago?

Hillingdon Hospital's £1m MRI scanner testing 500 people a month

Hillingdon Times:

10:04am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

HILLINGDON Hospital’s new MRI scanner room was officially opened by the Mayor, Cllr Catherine Dann.

BA apprentice from Hayes wins national award

Hillingdon Times:

2:32pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A BRITISH Airways apprentice from Hayes has won the Institute of Travel and Tourism’s Apprentice of the Year award.

Award for Hayes school where money really DOES matter

Hillingdon Times:

12:32pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

YEADING Junior School in Hayes is celebrating after winning a national award for a project all about money management.

Malcolm prepares to complete his last Ruislip milk round this Saturday

Hillingdon Times:

2:48pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A MILKMAN who served customers in Ruislip for 42 years is retiring this Saturday.

Campaigners scent victory over Warren Farm plans: QPR 'having second thoughts'

Hillingdon Times:

12:34pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

CAMPAIGNERS looking to keep Warren Farm open space for the public are welcoming unconfirmed reports that QPR Football Club are considering pulling out of a deal with Ealing Council to develop part of the site.

Fit Teen Club helps Hillingdon youngsters regain self-esteem

Hillingdon Times:

3:16pm Monday 21st July 2014

TEENAGERS who are struggling to keep active, eat well and reach a healthy weight are being encouraged to join Fit Teen Club.

Views of Grand Union residents sought on 'sustainable living'

Hillingdon Times:

3:08pm Monday 21st July 2014

RESIDENTS of Grand Union Village at Yeading are being asked to give their views on what it’s like living in a neighbourhood designed to encourage sustainable living.

Sports volunteers off to Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

Hillingdon Times:

6:31am Monday 21st July 2014

YOUNG volunteers from Hillingdon who excel at encouraging others to enjoy playing sport have been given tickets to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

FIVE FOR A FIVER: Where to go in and around Hillingdon this coming week for £5 or less

Hillingdon Times:

6:25am Monday 21st July 2014

THIS week, Hillingdon has something to entertain all ages, with educational talks, children’s activities and family fun days.

Are you a former Evelyns pupil? You could help on Rolling Stones project

Hillingdon Times:

8:32am Friday 18th July 2014

AN English artist living in Turkey is appealing for readers’ help on a project he is undertaking about the Rolling Stones.

Owner knocks down illegal Hayes extension after court threat

Hillingdon Times:

11:53am Friday 18th July 2014

A BOROUGH resident heeded advice and demolished his illegal outbuilding in a planning dispute with Hillingdon Council.

Hillingdon Hospital team tackles diabetes in classroom

Hillingdon Times:

9:33am Friday 18th July 2014

A SPECIALIST children’s diabetes team is one of the first in the UK to run clinics in schools.

Hillingdon cycling volunteer earns award from PM

Hillingdon Times:

8:35am Tuesday 15th July 2014

A COMMUNITY volunteer is celebrating after receiving an award for her contribution to cycling.

BA gift will help Harmondsworth school reduce energy bill

Hillingdon Times:

4:36pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

THE latest British Airways Carbon Fund Project was unveiled today at Harmondsworth Primary School.

Vintage theme to Michael Sobell fund-raiser

Hillingdon Times:

3:21pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

THE sun came out for the Michael Sobell Hospice Vintage Affair on Sunday.

Have your say on improving Hillingdon health services

Hillingdon Times:

7:26pm Monday 14th July 2014

PEOPLE in Hillingdon are invited to a public meeting on Wednesday, July 23, by the new group tasked with commissioning the borough’s health care and treatment.

Heathrow College appoints vice-principal

Hillingdon Times:

6:27pm Monday 14th July 2014

THE new Heathrow Aviation Engineering College at Northwood has appointed Dwayne Philip as Vice Principal.

Relate Uxbridge offers its top tips on surviving the summer

Hillingdon Times:

6:21pm Monday 14th July 2014

RELATE in Uxbridge is offering advice for parents ahead of the long school holidays.

FIVE FOR A FIVER: Where to go in and around Hillingdon this coming week for £5 or less

Hillingdon Times:

7:36am Monday 14th July 2014

THE latest weather forecast shows the UK is heading for a two-week heatwave. Make the most of the summer window by getting out and about in Hillingdon.

Ickenham Festival honour for Doug and Rose

Hillingdon Times:

6:28am Saturday 12th July 2014

THE Swakeleys Shield for 2014 was awarded to Doug Neilson and Rose Bennett during the open gardens event in the Ickenham Festival.

Labour rival: voters would not welcome Boris because of his Heathrow views

Hillingdon Times:

7:04am Friday 11th July 2014

LABOUR’s prospective parliamentary candidate for Uxbridge and South Ruislip is warning Conservatives that voters will not take kindly to Boris Johnson being parachuted into the seat – because of his views on Heathrow.

Sir John Randall to step down as Uxbridge MP - speculation grows over Boris Johnson as successor

Hillingdon Times:

11:38am Thursday 10th July 2014

UXBRIDGE and South Ruislip MP John Randall has announced he will not stand at the 2015 general election.

Hillingdon baker aims to take the biscuit - and the prize

Hillingdon Times:

1:53pm Friday 11th July 2014

SIX biscuit recipes have been shortlisted for a national competition, including one from Hillingdon.

Family fishing days planned at Little Britain Lake

Hillingdon Times:

2:08pm Friday 11th July 2014

ANYONE keen to try fishing can go along to one of two free family days, on Sunday, July 20, and Sunday, August 3, at Little Britain Lake, Packet Boat Lane, Cowley, 9.30am-3.30pm.

Most London firms prefer Heathrow expansion

Hillingdon Times:

6:05am Wednesday 9th July 2014

A MAJORITY of London businesses (54%) would prefer Heathrow to be expanded, compared with 30% backing Gatwick.

Work starts on new care home in Hillingdon

Hillingdon Times:

7:39pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

A NEW care home for the elderly is to be built at in Ryefield Avenue, Hillingdon.

Pop-up tennis clubs in Uxbridge, W Drayton aim to attract beginners

Hillingdon Times:

1:44pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

YOUNG people aged 14-25 who were inspired by Wimbledon can pick up a racquet and have a go at Hillingdon’s pop-up tennis clubs.

Uxbridge store with a COMPLIMENT-ary service in dressing room

Hillingdon Times:

8:16am Tuesday 8th July 2014

PLUS-size fashion brand Yours Clothing will be opening a store in Uxbridge this Thursday – with an interactive dressing room that offers compliments to customers as they try on garments.

Hillingdon long-service awards to fosterers

Hillingdon Times:

6:27am Tuesday 8th July 2014

THE hard work and dedication of foster carers was highlighted by Hillingdon Council at its annual foster carers’ gala.

Urgent care centre among commissioning group's Hillingdon achievements

Hillingdon Times:

6:38pm Sunday 6th July 2014

AN enlarged urgent care centre at Hillingdon Hospital was just one of many health service improvements made in the borough over the last year.

FIVE FOR A FIVER: Where to go in and around Hillingdon this coming week for £5 or less

Hillingdon Times:

6:35pm Sunday 6th July 2014

CARNIVALS, walking tours and reading challenges? This can only mean one thing: summer is well and truly here.

Donors' gift to living: how Hillingdon tackles sensitive subject

Hillingdon Times:

7:09am Sunday 6th July 2014

IF you want to help people after you have died, why not become an organ donor.

Hillingdon Hospital meeting its key 18-weeks treatment target

Hillingdon Times:

9:05am Saturday 5th July 2014

PATIENTS at Hillingdon Hospital are treated faster than almost anywhere else in the capital.

St Helen's girls collect DofE awards at St James's Palace

Hillingdon Times:

11:29am Thursday 3rd July 2014

HUNDREDS of young achievers from across the country were at James’s Palace to receive their Gold Duke of Edinburgh Awards.

Hillingdon youngsters invited to take up Summer Reading Challenge

Hillingdon Times:

10:33am Thursday 3rd July 2014

A SUMMER Reading Challenge, which encourages youngsters to visit the borough’s libraries over the summer and get rewards for reading, is being launched by Hillingdon Council.

Hillingdon Hospital staff help train births team in Africa

Hillingdon Times:

6:20am Thursday 3rd July 2014

A GROUP of doctors and midwives from Hillingdon Hospital have been sharing their skills with hospital staff in Africa.

Proud moment as Michael leads out elite athletes

9:05pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

MICHAEL KING experienced a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity at the weekend during the Sainsbury’s British Athletics Championships as he took to the track alongside the UK’s finest.

TV show looking to give your garden a makeover

Hillingdon Times:

5:00pm Monday 30th June 2014

IS your garden out of control? Have your plants seen better days?

Samba, stilts and Tex-Mex at this year's Hayes Carnival

Hillingdon Times: Samba, stilts and Tex-Mex at this year's Hayes Carnival

12:15pm Monday 30th June 2014

BIG crowds are expected as usual at Hayes Carnival on Saturday, July 12.

Heritage grant will keep home fires burning in Hillingdon

Hillingdon Times: Echoes of Somme: Hillingdon plans a series of events to commemorate the outbreak of the Great War

11:47am Monday 30th June 2014

AN exhibition, Home Fires and Foreign Fields, in the newly-refurbished Uxbridge Library will be funded by a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Introducing the magical princesses who save you a trip to Disneyland

Hillingdon Times: In character: Becky, right, with partner Poppy

6:51am Monday 30th June 2014

IT’S every little girl’s dream to dress, act and feel like a princess.

Hillingdon school ready to unveil its new cycle track

Hillingdon Times: Outstanding: Pield Heath youngsters celebrating their outstanding Ofsted report earlier this year

6:38am Monday 30th June 2014

A NEW all-weather cycle track and mobility centre at Pield Heath House School, Pield Heath Road, Hillingdon, will be opened this Thursday.

FIVE FOR A FIVER: Where to go in and around Hillingdon this coming week for £5 or less

Hillingdon Times: Join the dig at Eastcote House on Sunday

8:23pm Sunday 29th June 2014

IT’S sporting season, which means World Cup and Wimbledon matches fill the TV airwaves all week. Make the most of the July sunshine by getting out and about to one of the many events scattered around Hillingdon.

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