New plans for a 9 kilometer tunnel under Ealing and Northolt, as part of the High Speed Two line, have been unveiled.
HS2 bosses had originally planned to run the line overground between Old Oak Common and Northolt - but now say it would be quicker to tunnel it.
It's a major concession to residents in the area - who should see much less disruption as a result of the work.
Queueing traffic on A40 Western Avenue Eastbound between A4180 West End Road (Polish War Memorial) and A4000 Leamington Park (Gypsy Corner).
Motorists have reported a broken down vehicle nearHanger Lane adding to the queues.
A40 Western Avenue out of town partially blocked, stationary traffic due to multi-vehicle accident near A4180 (Polish War Memorial / RAF Northolt), congestion to A312 Church Road (Target Roundabout).
Typhoon fighter jets have arrived at RAF Northolt in West London ahead of a major military exercise to test security for the Olympic Games.
It is the first time that fighter planes have been stationed there since the Second World War.
The aircraft can travel at up to 1,370 miles per hour.
The fourth typhoon overshoots the short runway on its first attempt to land.
Police are offering a reward of up to £20,000 for information about the murder of a 21-year-old man in Northolt.
Ade Shode was stabbed to death exactly a year ago, on the junction of Rowdell Road, Ealing Road and Kensington Road.
Four people have been arrested and bailed in connection with his death.