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Diwali is celebrated by the Hindu, Sikh and Jain communities and represents the victory of light over darkness.

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You'll find women in colourful saris, street food stalls selling samosas and Indian sweets, and bright fabrics hanging in shop fronts.

West London's Southall has strong Indian and Pakistani roots mixed with communities from all over the world.

There is an express coach service between Southall, Leicester and Birmingham which specialises in serving the many family connections in both areas' South Asian populations.

HS Bains, who owns Everfresh Corner Shop in Southall, said he only realised it was a real robbery when one of the men tried to hold a knife to his throat

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Other notable local pubs include The Three Horseshoes in Southall Broadway, by the architect Nowell Parr.

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Southall is made up of five electoral wards for local council elections: Dormers Wells, Lady Margaret, Norwood Green, Southall Broadway and Southall Green, which all elect councillors to Ealing Council.

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It's a stunning building finished in marble and granite with a gilded dome and stained glass windows. Well worth a visit.

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Bhangra music fills the air and the streets bustle with activity from the thriving local economy, making for an unforgettable visit.

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There's no better time to visit Southall than around the Festival of Lights or Diwali. It is generally celebrated in late October or early November, at which time Southall becomes a hive of activity as the local community prepares for one of the biggest festivals of the year.

Southall was also the location of the famed Glassy Junction public house, which was the first pub in the UK to accept Indian Rupees as payment. The Glassy Junction closed down in 2011 and has since been replaced by an international South Indian restaurant chain.

The Southall rail crash occurred on 19 September 1997 when a mainline high speed express train from Swansea to London Paddington ran a red signal, when the driver's attention was distracted, and it collided with a goods train just outside Southall railway station. Seven people died and 139 were injured.

Southall has earned the nickname ‘Little India’ owing to its large Asian population but it is also a model example of different cultures, backgrounds and faiths co-existing together. With more investment in the area than ever before and a housing boom expected to coincide with the Crossrail project, Southall is on the rise.

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There are two local community radio station servicing Southall; Westside 89.6 FM, licensed by Ofcom as part of their drive towards community-based radio services, and Desi Radio which predominantly broadcasts in Punjabi and is now available on DAB across Greater London.

Southall is a large suburban district of west London, England, and part of the London Borough of Ealing. It is situated 10.7 miles (17.2 km) west of Charing Cross. Neighbouring places include Yeading, Hayes, Hanwell, Heston, Hounslow, Greenford and Northolt. The area is identified in the London Plan as one of 35 major centres in Greater London.[1]

Southall is served by Southall railway station on the Great Western Main Line, providing links to and from Heathrow Airport, Reading and Oxford as well as London Paddington.

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Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara, on Havelock Road, Southall is one of the largest Sikh Temples outside India and welcomes visitors.

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Southall Broadway is a world famous shopping destination. The Southall shops provide a unique shopping experience.

In addition, the signs on the main railway station are bilingual in English and Gurmukhi, which is one of the written scripts of Punjabi.

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Southall was the home of Southall Studios, one of the earliest British film studios. It played a historic role in film-making from its creation in 1924 to its closure in 1959. In 1936, a fire destroyed the studio but it was rebuilt and enlarged. Numerous feature films (many featuring famous or later-to-be-famous actors) and the early TV series Colonel March of Scotland Yard were made at the studios, as were TV and cinema adverts.[9]

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