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Eastcote Rain Garden
03 Dec 2020
Hillingdon Council's Eastcote Rain Gardens project has won another national award for its improvement works carried out to reduce the risk of flooding in the local area.
Hillingdon Council e-newsletter for residents
02 Dec 2020
Includes coronavirus advice and guidance; Christmas in Hillingdon; seasonal refuse and recycling dates; free trees for residents, and more...
KICA logo
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.
Free Trees!!!
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.
Footsteps pavement markings for social distancing
19 Nov 2020
Hillingdon Council is introducing COVID-19 marshals this week as part of its ongoing efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus and remind residents how they can keep themselves and each other safe.
Cllr Neil Fyfe (1946 – 2020)
18 Nov 2020
We were very saddened to hear the news that Cllr Neil Fyfe, ward councillor for Charville, has passed away.
Hillingdon Council e-newsletter for residents
09 Nov 2020
Includes coronavirus advice and guidance; facility closures; business updates; parking arrangements; Remembrance Day, and more...
Coronavirus test
13 Nov 2020
Hillingdon Council launched its COVID-19 tracing service on Wednesday 11 November, in support of the NHS.
photo of Sean McDonald next to bus
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.
Tashan Daniel Award
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.
Hillingdon Council e-newsletter for residents
19 Oct 2020
Includes coronavirus guidance and advice; get your flu vaccination, support and advice for businesses; awards success for our waste and recycling heroes, and more...
£1000 fine
26 Oct 2020
Hillingdon Council has issued fines totalling £5,000 to three bars and restaurants who broke COVID-19 rules.
Fly-tipping
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.
Cllr Ray Puddifoot MBE, Leader of the Council
20 Oct 2020
Hillingdon Council's longest serving leader (20 years) Cllr Sir Ray Puddifoot MBE has announced that he will be resigning as Leader of the Council in the new year.
Copse Wood
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.
Bunker family event
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).
Hillingdon Council logo on door of waste truck
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.
Hillingdon Mayor Cllr Teji Barnes at Green Flag Awards
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.
Trading standards day of action
12 Oct 2020
Hillingdon Council cracked down on the sale of counterfeit goods in a day of action held on Tuesday 29 September.
Adele adult learning
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.
Hillingdon Council e-newsletter for residents
25 Sep 2020
Includes coronavirus guidance and advice; information on the new NHS COVID-19 app; details about free, online activities for children and young people, and more...
Waste Weekend
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.
Hillingdon in Bloom
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.
Autumn Show 1
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.
Hillingdon Stories
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.
Battle of Britain Bunker
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.
Great British September Clean
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.
Flytipping
07 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council has issued fines totalling £22,000 following a week of action to tackle domestic fly-tipping in the borough.
Hillingdon Council e-newsletter for residents
04 Sep 2020
Includes coronavirus guidance and advice; information for parents and carers sending their children back to school; the reopening of our libraries, and more...
Cycling image
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.
Hillingdon Council e-newsletter for residents
03 Aug 2020
Includes coronavirus advice and guidance; details of our new business directory; how you can celebrate Playday virtually, and more...
High Speed Rail
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.
Cranford Park stables
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.
Hillingdon Open For Business
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.
Hillingdon Council e-newsletter for residents
07 Jul 2020
Includes coronavirus advice and guidance, how we are supporting businesses and the high streets, the Library Service's reserve and collect service, and more...
Table and chairs outside a restaurant
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.
Adolescents team awards - Guardian
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.
Summer Challenge 2020
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.
Hillingdon Council e-newsletter for residents
12 Jun 2020
Includes waste and recycling update, coronavirus advice and guidance, Hillingdon in Bloom competition, and more....
parking
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.
Community support hub resident
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).
Hillingdon Council e-newsletter for residents
20 May 2020
Revised waste and recycling collection dates and a range of coronavirus-related updates, as the fight against COVID-19 continues.
Delivering food shopping
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.
Cllr Teji Barnes, Mayor
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.
FCF 20
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.
Hillingdon Council logo on door of waste truck
07 May 2020
Hillingdon Council will reopen its civic amenity site in Harefield for residents and registered trade waste carriers from Monday 11 May, with new procedures in place to ensure safety.
Hillingdon Council e-newsletter for residents
04 May 2020
Revised waste and recycling collection dates for the May bank holidays and details of a range of coronavirus-related support and guidance.
H4All workers
30 Apr 2020
The council's community hub has helped hundreds of residents receive food deliveries and a range of other services since it was created last month in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
In Bloom 20
27 Apr 2020
Hillingdon Council's popular annual gardening competition, Hillingdon in Bloom, will be judged virtually this year, with residents being asked to submit their photo entries online.
Colouring pencils
17 Apr 2020
This year's primary school offer day has seen Hillingdon Council offer 97.55 per cent of applicants a place at one of their top three primary schools.
H4All resident
06 Apr 2020
Vulnerable residents across Hillingdon have been receiving food deliveries and help with daily tasks, after the council joined forces with local charities to protect those most in need during the coronavirus outbreak.
Starborgs cards
12 Mar 2020
Hillingdon Council is calling on residents of all ages with creative talents to design this year's Summer Reading Challenge Starborg cards.
Cllr Corthorne street bins
12 Mar 2020
Hillingdon Council has installed dozens of new bins in a bid to increase the amount of waste recycled in the borough.
Council food caddy
11 Mar 2020
Hillingdon Council has partnered with the West London Waste Authority (WLWA) as part of a campaign to encourage even more people to recycle their food waste.
Great British Spring Clean 2020
10 Mar 2020
Hillingdon Council is inviting residents to join community litter pick events at local parks and green spaces, as part of the nationwide Great British Spring Clean.
Pothole
04 Mar 2020
Hillingdon Council has stepped in to help Network Rail reopen the approach to West Drayton Station, after drainage problems meant the railway company had to close the road to traffic in January.
secondary schools
03 Mar 2020
Hillingdon Council has once again ensured that every child living in the borough has a secondary school place, according to school admissions results issued on Monday 2 March.
Heathrow expansion ruling
27 Feb 2020
A coalition comprised of local authorities, including Hillingdon Council, together with Greenpeace, the Mayor of London, Plan B and Friends of the Earth were today successful in defeating Heathrow expansion in the Court of Appeal.
Pound coin - Budget
20 Feb 2020
Hillingdon Council has confirmed that council tax for over-65s will be frozen for a fourteenth consecutive year, following the approval of its budget for 2020/21 at a council meeting tonight (Thursday 20 February).
VE Day street party
20 Feb 2020
The council is encouraging residents to mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day (VE Day) and the end of the Second World War in Europe by holding a street party on Friday 8 May.