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(Placename) a borough of Greater London, on the River Thames: site of London's first civil airport (1919). Pop: 212 900 (2003 est). Area: 59 sq km (23 sq miles)


(ˈhaʊnz loʊ)

a borough of Greater London, England. 203,300.
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But facing that crescent everywhere--at Staines, Hounslow, Ditton, Esher, Ockham, behind hills and woods south of the river, and across the flat grass meadows to the north of it, wherever a cluster of trees or village houses gave sufficient cover--the guns were waiting.
Were the powder mills at Hounslow ready as a snare?
As I did so a second report followed, and a big projectile hurtled overhead towards Hounslow.
The murdered woman - more a match for the man, certainly, in point of years - was found dead in a barn near Hounslow Heath.
They told me one night that there was brought into the prison late the night before three highwaymen, who had committed robbery somewhere on the road to Windsor, Hounslow Heath, I think it was, and were pursued to Uxbridge by the country, and were taken there after a gallant resistance, in which I know not how many of the country people were wounded, and some killed.
ROMANCE I Bold Turpin vunce, on Hounslow Heath, His bold mare Bess bestrode-er; Ven there he see'd the Bishop's coach A-coming along the road-er.
Christopher Durkin, chair of Hounslow town centre's neighbourhood forum group, said: "The arrival of Cineworld is one of those really exciting events that we all applaud.
The 21-year-old man was arrested in the west London suburb of Hounslow just before midnight on Saturday, the Metropolitan Police force said in a statement.
Now Betfred in Brentford and Jenningsbet in Hounslow must obey tough rules if they are to keep trading, including having two employees on duty at all times.
DAVID Florence and Richard Hounslow clinched their second consecutive Olympic silver in the men's C2 category at the Whitewater Stadium in Rio.
DAVID Florence and Richard Hounslow scooped silver in the men's canoe double C2 at the Rio Olympics.
WOMEN are being urged by police to lead the fight against terrorism at home and abroad following the trial of a Hounslow woman for a terror offence.