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Police have launched a murder investigation after the body of a woman was found in a house in Cricklewood.

Friends of Barham Library celebrate with champagne as they return to their former building in Harrow Road with 15 year lease on the Lounge Room

Following a long battle campaigners in Barham Park were jubilant as they finally won the tender to bring their much loved library home.

22 minutes ago
The Falcon Pub is up for sale (Pic credit: Google)

A pub located on a roundabout in Queen’s Park has gone on the market for £2.75million.

Yesterday, 18:08
The man was shot in Queen's Park this morning (Pic credit: Jonathan Goldberg)

An investigation into the shooting of a man by police officers in Queen’s Park this morning has been launched by an independent watchdog.

Yesterday, 16:08
Police at the scene on Chapter Road (pic credit: Twitter@eve_hartley)

A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a stabbing in Dollis Hill this morning.

Yesterday, 15:52
Jefferson Joseph has been jailed for four years

A career burglar from Harlesden who targeted homes in Brent and Westminster to feed his drug habit has been jailed for four years.

Yesterday, 14:38
Mark Patten has been jailed for life

A man who murdered a music teacher who once taught at the City of Westminster College in Paddington has been jailed for life today.

Yesterday, 12:03
The father and son sold fake phone accessories on eBay (Pic credit: Brent Council)

A father and son from Wembley who sold fake One Direction memorabilia to pop fans over the internet have been given suspended jail sentence.

Yesterday, 11:01
Cllr Philippa Roe has been challenged by Labour councillors

Labour councillors in Westminster have called upon the Conservative-led local authority to mount a legal challenge against the government’s plans to sell off the borough council homes.


Jay Emmanuel-Thomas admits he did not expect to have to wait until October to make his first league start for QPR.

QPR head coach Chris Ramsey

QPR fans are certainly getting their money’s worth this season as they have the best attack and joint-worst defence in the league – but is entertainment really enough?

James DeGale (L) and Lucian Bute (R) go head-to-head during the press conference ahead of the fight (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

IBF World Champion James DeGale insists his journey is just beginning as he prepares for his first defence of his new belt against Lucian Bute next month in Canada.

Yesterday, 12:00
Dale Binns celebrates Wealdstone's 2-1 win over Dartford. Pic: Steve Foster/Wealdstone FC

Wealdstone veteran Dale Binns says he is overdue his moment of magic in the FA Cup, and believes he will never have a better chance than this weekend.

Yesterday, 10:00
Rangers supporters and members of the QPR Tiger Cubs on the pitch at Loftus Road on Saturday. Pic: Back Page Images

Saturday’s 4-3 victory over Bolton Wanderers marked a special occasion for the QPR Tiger Cubs, a football team for children and young people with Down’s Syndrome.

Wed, 16:29
James DeGale shows off the IBF super middleweight belt that he won after defeating Andre Dirrell

James DeGale has no intention of giving up his world title after his showdown with former champion Lucian Bute was announced – and the former Dale Youth ABC star insists he has no problem with defending his crown for the first time on foreign soil.

Wed, 16:04
Brent Under-13s goalkeeper Ephraim Lisk

Brent Schools Under-14s’ lengthy unbeaten league record was brought to an end as they went down 3-1 at Barnet in their opening match of the campaign.

Wed, 13:29
Hendon manager Gary McCann. Pic: Steffan Bowen

Hendon manager Gary McCann says his side need to improve their “powers of recovery” when they are trailing after they suffered a second successive league defeat on Saturday.

Wed, 10:00
QPR's Jamie Mackie

QPR attacker Jamie Mackie refuses to be too downbeat after his latest injury setback, insisting it is a walk in the park compared to what his team-mate Alejandro Faurlin has had to endure in the past.


Yesterday, 20:09

Roll up roll up, the Big Dutch Circus has arrived in Kingsbury.

The Merchant of Venice is transposed to the South Asian community of north west London in a black comedy of forbidden love that examines Islamaphobia, hears Bridget Galton.

The Netherlands National Circus is coming to Brent for six days and nights

Fifteen family tickets are to be won for an international circus stopping in Kingsbury next week.

Comedienne Shazia Mirza. Picture: Nigel Sutton

The Muslim comic tells Bridget Galton about her new show, The Kardashians Made Me Do It, and how it’s already been censored by the Tricycle Theatre.

Zippos Circus is coming to Brent

Zippos Circus is coming to Brent tomorrow and it promises to be bigger and better than ever.

Mezzorama is in Walm Lane

MezzoRoma may have an Italian sounding name but their cuisine promises to take you to countries stretched across the globe.

The restaurant has an informal feel about it

I need to be honest - the thought of dining at a ‘grill restaurant’ conjured up visions of my parents taking me to a Bernie Inn as a child in the 1980s.

A Brimful of Asha

A new show at the Tricycle theatre, A Brimful of Asha, sees Ravi Jain and his mother, Asha, argue about her ill-fated attempts to find him a bride, he tells Alex Bellotti.

Freddie Foreman

A plot was hatched to murder the notorious Kray gangsters who ruled London’s underworld from their East End “evil empire of crime” in the 1960s, it has emerged.

RJ Cyler as

This tale of disaffected teenagers is a bold, assured clash of influences, but hits the right mix of comedy and tragedy, says Michael Joyce.

Film review: American Ultra

Friday, September 4, 2015
American Ultra. Picture: Alan Markfield

It’s a smart idea basing a film against a counter-culture sleeper assassin, but American Ultra is too implausible to pull it off, says Michael Joyce.

Film review: No Escape

Friday, September 4, 2015
No Escape

Owen Wilson stars in a gloriously tense thriller, but it loses all momentum midway through, writes Michael Joyce.

You can enjoy Spaghetti Bolognese for 60p on September 6

Opting for authentic and traditional Italian décor, there’s a marvellous feel about Spaghetti House. The amicable staff cater to your every need and generate a welcoming atmosphere. After settling down and ordering our drinks, we were immediately offered water for the table and a small bowl of delicious spiced beans.

Theatre review: Hamlet at the Barbican

Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Benedict Cumberbatch (Hamlet) in Hamlet at the Barbican. Picture: Johan Persson

Benedict Cumberbatch shines as the tortured prince and while too dark at times, Hamlet is worthy of the hype, says Bridget Galton

Hokyoung Kim is performing in Kensal Green tomorrow (Pic credit: Andrew Benge)

A South-Korean musician living in Kilburn is set to rock Kensal Green tomorrow evening.

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