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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
04 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....
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
05 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.
Wash your hands
17 Apr 2020
Read our Leader's message on the council's response to the coronavirus.
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.
Fiesta graphic
04 Mar 2020
Hillingdon Council is launching its first Easter children's activity programme from Monday 6 to Thursday 9 April and Tuesday 14 to Friday 17 April, with something for everyone aged 7 to 19 years (up to 25 with special needs).
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.