Hillingdon Times | News
Step back in time to the 16th century at medieval festival in St Albans
Sun, 15 Sep 2019 20:00:00 +0100
Britain's experts on medieval life will be revealing the tales, tunes, and skills that got us through the Middle Ages at a festival in St Albans next week.
National Animal Welfare Trust open day in Watford
Sun, 15 Sep 2019 12:00:00 +0100
Animal lovers showed their support for neglected dogs and cats at a charity fundraiser.
Nostalgia: Stars descend on Watford for charity golf day in September 1981
Sun, 15 Sep 2019 11:00:00 +0100
A snapshot of life in September 1981
Hogwarts in the Snow returns to Harry Potter Studios for more festive fun
Sun, 15 Sep 2019 10:00:00 +0100
Harry Potter fans are invited to discover the filmmaking secrets behind Christmas in the Wizarding World as Warner Bros. Studio Tour London undergoes a magical makeover for Hogwarts in the Snow. From Saturday, November 16, to Sunday, January 26, visitors will have the opportunity to see the Harry Potter film series’ most iconic sets decorated for festive scenes. The Great Hall will be transformed for the Yule Ball, the Gryffindor common room will be dressed for the season and a blanket of film
Fireworks festival returns to Alexandra Palace to light up the night sky
Sun, 15 Sep 2019 10:00:00 +0100
Alexandra Palace has announced the programme for their annual Fireworks Festival, which returns for 2019 with awe-inspiring displays and unmissable entertainment for all ages. Taking place over two nights on Friday, November 1, and Saturday, November 2, the festival is London’s biggest bonfire night celebration with over 100,000 people expected to attend.
Harrow Council leader concerned about no deal Brexit impact
Sun, 15 Sep 2019 07:00:00 +0100
The leader of Harrow Council said he is “not confident” the borough will benefit from international business if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal.
'Brexit is the worst crisis we've faced'
Sun, 15 Sep 2019 07:00:00 +0100
In the age of instant communications and 24-hour news, each crisis in Britain seems to be portrayed as even more urgent and dramatic than the last.
Attempted murder charge after boy stabbed in Hanwell
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 20:44:12 +0100
DETECTIVES investigating a stabbing yesterday evening (13) in Hanwell have charged a boy, aged 15, with attempted murder and possession of an offensive weapon.
What does it mean if someone calls you a gammon?
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 20:00:00 +0100
I was recently called a ‘gammon’. Unsure as to why I was being referred to as a bovine by-product, I consulted with the doyen of such quandaries - Google - to discover my indiscretion. It turns out I was being labelled a ‘middle-aged man who supports Brexit and whose face turns the colour of gammon when irate’. Surprised by this slant cast on my character in an online footballing chat, I spent an hour observing my complexion in the bathroom mirror and, I must concede, my attacker may hav
Building fire in St Albans Road
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 18:28:58 +0100
Firefighters have been tackling a building fire in Watford.
Longer opening hours at intu Watford shopping centre
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 16:00:00 +0100
Shops at intu Watford will soon be open for business in the evenings.
Harrow Council reviews communication on highway maintenance
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 16:00:00 +0100
“Selfish” drivers who damage the borough’s roads should be reminded of the costs of their actions, according to a Harrow Council report.
Our experience glamping in Moreton-in-Marsh, Cotswolds
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 15:00:00 +0100
With both glamping and multi-generational holidays increasing in popularity, combining the two was the way to go for our holiday to please all ages.
Baby bank in Northwood gives struggling mums free essentials
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 12:00:00 +0100
A mother spends her time running a charity that provides baby essentials for struggling families.
Supermarket giants Tesco, Asda and Sainsbury's reduce petrol prices
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 10:35:00 +0100
Three of the country’s biggest supermarkets officially cut the price of their petrol yesterday.
Fiesta time at opening of new Las Iguanas restaurant in Watford High Street
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 10:30:00 +0100
If The Florist is cool and charming, its new downstairs neighbour, Las Iguanas, is all about fun and colour.
Miss Swimsuit UK finalist from Watford comes home with an award
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 10:01:09 +0100
A Miss Swimsuit UK finalist who won the social media awards describes what it’s like being behind-the-scenes as a model.
New comedy sketch show Hormonal Housewives comes to Hayes on new autumn tour
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 10:00:00 +0100
A sketch show packed full of laughs is going on tour this autumn following its smash hit UK spring tour.
Traffic News: Several closures on TFL lines but clear roads on M25
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 09:55:03 +0100
Good morning everyone, hope everyone has a great weekend. Here is your morning roundup:
Mathematician reveals the brain exercises that help improve memory
Sat, 14 Sep 2019 09:30:00 +0100
A mathematician has shared some of the brain exercises he uses to help people with dementia.