On 25 May, the Mayor of Hillingdon, Council members and the Borough Commander of the Metropolitan Police held an event aptly named "Hillingdon Together" to symbolise that we as a community stand united together.
Cllr John Hensley was elected Mayor for 2016/17 at the council's Annual General Meeting on 12 May, with his wife Diane Hensley joining him as Mayoress. The Deputy Mayor, Cllr Carol Melvin and her husband and consort Andrew were also inaugurated.
The council's Hillingdon in Bloom horticultural competition was launched Tuesday 12 April by the Mayor of Hillingdon, Cllr George Cooper and Cllr Jonathan Bianco, Cabinet Member for Finance, Property and Business Services.
After completing seven consecutive marathons in seven days in March Cllr Jagjit Singh is all set for the London Marathon on 24 April, where he is aiming to raise £2,000 for the Mayor of Hillingdon's Charity Appeal.
Hillingdon Council's UK Youth Parliament has three victorious young parliamentarians. They will join young representatives from boroughs across the UK, bringing the voice of Hillingdon's young people to local and national government.
From 6 April 2016 Hillingdon Council will be enforcing new laws that make it compulsory for all dogs over eight weeks of age to be fitted with microchips, making it much easier to reunite owners with their lost hounds.