05 Feb 2021
Hillingdon Council has received £38,665 from the Mayor's Office for Policing and Crime to introduce a new targeted parenting programme to tackle child criminal exploitation and is now looking for volunteers to support parents of local children.
27 Jan 2021
Hillingdon Council has been awarded £39,100 funding from central government to support those most at risk from coronavirus (COVID-19) and boost vaccine take up by providing advice as well as tackling misinformation.
14 Jan 2021
Cllr Ian Edwards was appointed the new Leader of Hillingdon Council at a Full Council meeting this evening.
04 Jan 2021
Hillingdon Council is pleased to announce the opening of the borough's second community asymptomatic testing site. From Monday 4 January, residents without symptoms can get tested for coronavirus (COVID-19) at the Beck Theatre in Hayes using rapid tests supplied by NHS Test and Trace.
Trading standards operation lands former West Drayton trader with a penalty of almost £40,000 after haul of counterfeit cigarettes uncovered
24 Dec 2020
Hillingdon Council successfully prosecuted a former West Drayton trader who hid more than 60,000 counterfeit and smuggled cigarettes in a flat above his off-licence.
18 Dec 2020
Locally organised asymptomatic testing has started in Hillingdon to help to protect those most at risk of coronavirus and to slow the spread of infection, using rapid tests supplied by NHS Test and Trace.
11 Dec 2020
Hillingdon Council is installing brand new pay and display parking machines across the borough, giving residents and visitors the added option of paying by credit or debit card.
11 Dec 2020
Hillingdon Council has completed its latest school expansion project at Ruislip High School, creating additional school places, a sixth form centre and brand new classrooms to provide high quality educational facilities for young people.
30 Nov 2020
Hillingdon Council's annual Kids in Care Awards happened virtually on Monday 30 November, to recognise young people who have overcome difficult circumstances to make an outstanding achievement in their lives.
26 Nov 2020
It's National Tree Week and Hillingdon Council's Rural Activities Garden Centre (RAGC) is once again offering residents free tree saplings and Christmas trees are now available to purchase, while elsewhere in the borough 3,000 new trees are being planted.
04 Nov 2020
An independent travel training service introduced by Hillingdon Council in partnership with passenger transport experts has been credited with changing the lives of young people in Hillingdon.
03 Nov 2020
Hillingdon Council has launched a bursary award for young people in memory of Tashan Daniel, aged 20, from Hillingdon, who was tragically killed in an unprovoked attack at Hillingdon underground station in September 2019.
26 Oct 2020
Hillingdon Council has issued fines totalling £5,000 to three bars and restaurants who broke COVID-19 rules.
22 Oct 2020
Hillingdon Council's zero tolerance approach to fly-tipping saw fines totalling £134,400 issued to more than 300 people caught illegally dumping waste in the borough's streets and open spaces.
19 Oct 2020
Hillingdon Council has invested £88,000 to acquire a further 30 acres of ancient semi-natural woodland in Ruislip Woods, to manage and protect for future generations to enjoy.
19 Oct 2020
Hillingdon Council's Battle of Britain Bunker Exhibition and Visitor Centre in Uxbridge will be opening its doors to families throughout October half-term (Monday 26 October to Friday 30 October).
19 Oct 2020
Hillingdon Council's waste and recycling service won the Best Team of the Year Award at this year's Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee awards (LARAC) which took place on Wednesday 14 October.
14 Oct 2020
The west London borough of Hillingdon has been awarded 60 Green Flag awards for its parks and green spaces - the highest number of any local authority in the country for the eighth year running.
06 Oct 2020
Hillingdon Council has launched its programme of courses and qualifications for adult learners for 2020/21, with an increased focus on online classes due to COVID-19.
29 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council's popular waste weekends have helped raise more than £4,000 for Harlington Hospice thanks to donations from residents visiting the site and taking home unwanted items that are still in a good condition.
28 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council's annual gardening competition, Hillingdon in Bloom, received more entries than ever before this year, with 169 entries from residents who took pride in their gardens during lockdown months.
25 Sep 2020
Hillingdon residents of all ages entered their homegrown produce in Hillingdon Council's annual Autumn Show, held at The Great Barn, Ruislip on Saturday 19 September.
17 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council is interested in hearing from residents of all ages, who may have a fascinating story to tell about living or working in the borough for a new Hillingdon Stories campaign.
11 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council's Battle of Britain Bunker and Exhibition Centre in Uxbridge has reopened its doors to visitors following the pandemic, and will be hosting an array of virtual events to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain.
09 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council is inviting residents to take part in litter pick events at local parks and green spaces, as part of the nationwide Great British September Clean.
07 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council has issued fines totalling £22,000 following a week of action to tackle domestic fly-tipping in the borough.
10 Aug 2020
Hillingdon Council has secured an award of £100,000 from the Department for Transport to improve cycling and walking opportunities in the borough.
31 Jul 2020
Hillingdon Council has successfully persuaded the Court of Appeal to overturn a High Court decision concerning the submission of planning applications by HS2 Ltd under the HS2 Act.
27 Jul 2020
Hillingdon Council's historic Cranford Park has been awarded £2.28 million by The National Lottery Heritage Fund and The National Lottery Community Fund following a successful restoration bid.
14 Jul 2020
Hillingdon Council is inviting businesses to sign up to a brand new business directory that has been designed to encourage residents to support local high streets following the pandemic lockdown.
18 Jun 2020
Hillingdon Council is providing a package of support and guidance to help businesses reopen safely and encourage residents to visit their local high street.
17 Jun 2020
Hillingdon Council has been commended for improving the life chances of disadvantaged families in the borough, in a report published by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government on Wednesday 3 June.
12 Jun 2020
Local children are being encouraged to take part in the annual Summer Reading Challenge online from June to September, to enjoy books and help improve reading and literacy.
05 Jun 2020
From Monday 15 June, Hillingdon Council will be reinstating parking restrictions and charges that had been temporarily lifted in response to the pandemic.
21 May 2020
Hillingdon Council has increased its use of technology and found new ways of working to keep all essential services running during the coronavirus pandemic, the council's Cabinet heard at their first virtual meeting tonight (Thursday 21 May).
03 Jun 2020
The Rt Hon Boris Johnson, Prime Minister and MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip, joined a video call with employees from the council's Contact Centre and coronavirus support hub on Friday 29 May.
14 May 2020
Cllr Teji Barnes was elected the new Mayor of Hillingdon at the council's Annual General Meeting meeting on Thursday 14 May. She replaces retiring Mayor, Cllr David Yarrow, in the prestigious role to highlight positive work taking place across the borough.
11 May 2020
Hillingdon Council is using this year's Foster Care Fortnight (11 to 24 May) to highlight the positive difference that fostering can make to young people's lives, and encourage residents to consider looking after a child or young person in the borough.