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Hillingdon Council celebrated its golden anniversary in April 2016 and a programme of activities took place throughout the year to mark this important milestone.
Hillingdon Council commemorated 100 years since the start of World War I in 2014
September 2010: Video: Second World War Squadron Leader, Franciszek Kornicki, is reunited with his old Spitfire plane at RAF Northolt in west London during the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Britain.
2012: Thousands of people filled the borough's roads and open spaces over the Bank Holiday Weekend to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.
Uxbridge and West Drayton have strong links with the 1948 London Olympics. What was to become the London Borough of Hillingdon was temporarily home to many nations and even a host of an Olympic event.
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