About the London Borough of Hounslow
The London Borough of Hounslow in west London stretches from Chiswick on the banks of the Thames in the east, to Bedfont, under the shadow of Heathrow Airport in the west, and is home to over 212,000 people.
Hounslow boasts a high proportion of green space, and an extensive water frontage along the Thames. The borough is also a gateway to London, with Heathrow on the doorstep, and major tube, road and train routes offering quick access into the capital.
Hounslow is a community of communities and one of the most culturally diverse areas in the U.K. with over 120 languages spoken and 35% of the population from minority ethnic groups. (Census 2001)