PEOPLE were left waiting in vain for police officers to turn up for a planned drop-in session.
The Northwood Hills Safer Neighbourhoods Team (SNT) had organised a public drop-in surgery, at Northwood Hills Library, for Thursday last week.
David Bishop, of Lichfield Road, Northwood Hills, attended and found a member of the library staff unaware of the planned meeting and no sign of the SNT.
MOUNT Vernon Cancer Centre needs more volunteers.
PLANS to demolish part of a listed building and open a nursery on a Green Belt site have been refused.
A FLASH new community hall is about to open and community groups are needed to fill it.
The wrecking ball moved in on Northwood Dining Club, High Street, Northwood, last year, bringing to an end 13 years of wrangling over the site.
Now the finishing touches are being put on its replacement - Kate Fassnidge Community Hall.
A GLUT of bids by developers to build on garden land in Northwood and Ruislip has angered homeowners who fear the character of their neighbourhoods could be changed forever.
Several applications have been submitted so far this year, either to build new homes directly on to garden land, or to demolish old properties and replace them with bigger ones.
TALKS are underway in Northwood in a bid to find a way to save the site of a disused hospital building.
There are now hopes that a viable alternative use can be found for the site of Northwood and Pinner Community Hospital in Pinner Road - to save it from threat of being sold.
THE owners of an exotic dancing venue have vowed to stay in Northwood after a bid by residents to close it down failed.
The Olde Northwood Public House in Pinner Road has hosted lapdancing for 12 years but new government legislation forced it to apply for a Sex Establishment Licence - giving locals the chance to object.
AN MP has warned the sale of a community hospital will 'unleash hell'.
Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner MP Nick Hurd spoke out as the backlash began against NHS Hillingdon's plans to sell Northwood and Pinner Community Hospital in Pinner Road.
The PCT has included disposal of the site in its budget report, giving a deadline of September.
SHOPS and local businesses in Northwood Hills and Ruislip Manor received a huge boost today with a £2.7million grant from the office of London mayor Boris Johnson.
The money will be split between the two shopping parades in Joel Street and Victoria Road respectively, with new paving, street furniture, trees, spruced-up shop fronts and other visual enticements mooted.
SALON wars are breaking out in a Northwood Hills street, as the 11th in a 350-yard strip gets ready for business.
Owners of the other 10 were dismayed to see approval given to another hair and beauty shop in Joel Street.
So dismayed, they got up a petition against the bid to convert the vacant unit into a 'wellness centre' for a range of beauty treatments and all signed it, fearing the new shop would hurt their trade.