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Hillingdon,

outer borough (1991 pop. 225,800) of Greater London, SE England. Industries include printing, motion-picture production, and the manufacture of aircraft, food products, and electrical and musical instruments. Hillingdon comprises a portion of London (Heathrow) Airport and part of the Grand Union Canal, which links the coalfields and other sources of raw materials in the Midlands with London. Within the borough, Uxbridge was an ancient market town on the Colne River. Charles I and Parliament representatives negotiated unsuccessfully in the "Treaty House" in Uxbridge in 1645. The parish church in Hayes was used by St. Anselm, archbishop of CanterburyCanterbury,
city (1991 pop. 34,046) and district, Kent, SE England, on the Stour River. Tourism, services, and retail are the city's main industries. There is also some light manufacturing. Canterbury is famous as the long-time spiritual center of England. In 597, St.
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Hillingdon

a residential borough of W Greater London. Pop.: 247 600 (2003 est.). Area: 110 sq. km (43 sq. miles)
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The reviewers also highlighted the London Borough of Hillingdon as a good example of using social media for engagement; “Hillingdon was commended for having 15 @Messages in the first page of its tweets and so is seen as a good example of using social media to interact with its community.”
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Hillingdon council said the disappearances seemed to be "planned and co-ordinated by criminal gangs".
Hillingdon now faces a bill for legal costs as well as meeting the cost of looking after the boy, known only as AK.
NANTWICH Town had skipper Andy Kinsey to thank for securing a 3-1 win over Hillingdon Borough in the FA Vase Final.
The former Leek striker ended any hope of a Hillingdon fightback as he bagged Nantwich's third goal but Kinsey saw ecstasy turn to agony as he dislocated his shoulder celebrating.
Coventry City veteran Dennis Wise had played his part in helping Hillingdon Borough reach the FA Vase final for the first time.