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Yesterday, 18:00

Parents have been left in limbo after a nursery in Willesden closed suddenly this afternoon amid claims of an unpaid invoice to education watchdog Ofsted.

Yesterday, 15:46
Squatter being evicted from Willesden Police Station 25-11-15 photo by Adam Tiernan Thomas

Officers have cleared squatters out of a disused police station in Willesden Green this afternoon.

Yesterday, 13:17
The illegal tobacco was hidden behind a false wall in the shop

A shopkeeper from Kilburn has been given a suspended prison sentence for selling illicit tobacco worth more than £35,000 found behind a false wall in his store in Marylebone.

Yesterday, 11:55
Father Bruce Norval has called on the government to deliver on its pre-election promises to contaminated blood victims

Agony for victims of health scandal as government looks set to make them wait yet again for proper compensation

Yesterday, 11:03
Just some of the weapons handed in to Brent police station as part of the two-week surrender campaign (Pic: Twitter @MPSBrent)

Brent Police have released images of piles of guns and weapons surrendered as part of the citywide #giveupyourgun campaign.

Yesterday, 06:45
Mayor of London Boris Johnson has partnered with Unilever to offer free trees to schools

Schools in Brent are being urged to sign up for a free tree as 20,000 are up for delivery to help fight pollution in the capital.

Tue, 18:31
Cllr Hirani, Brent Council's lead member for Adult Social Care has written a letter to Chancellor George Osborne asking him to re-think budget cuts

Brent Council’s lead member for social care has written to Chancellor George Osborne calling for him to consider the impact of government cuts to care services for the elderly and disabled.

Tue, 18:00
Cllr Muhammed Butt is warning of more cuts

Council Tax bills could be increased and further cuts to youth services and social care may go ahead in Brent, residents are being warned.


Yesterday, 19:00

Hooks ABC had a stellar afternoon at the NABC GB National quarter-finals on Saturday, with two fighters joining Nathan Brown in progressing to the semi-finals of the competition.

Rob Green has yet again been an ever-present for QPR this season

Rob Green says QPR have struggled for any kind of continuity since he has been at the club.

Yesterday, 14:00
Wealdstone boss Gordon Bartlett

Wealdstone boss Gordon Bartlett praised his side’s work ethic as they left it late to snatch a point at home to Whitehawk on Monday – but says there is still huge room for improvement in their game.

Grant Hall has been in impressive form for QPR this season

EXCLUSIVE: QPR goalkeeper Rob Green believes Grant Hall has all the ingredients to develop into a top-class player and has praised the defender’s communication skills.

Yesterday, 09:06
James DeGale .  (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

Londoner James DeGale insists he is happy to fight away from home more often ahead of his trip to Canada this week.

Saturday, November 21, 2015
A disgruntled Leroy Fer walks off the field after receiving his marching orders on Friday night

QPR suffered injury-time agony at Middlesbrough on Friday night as Grant Leadbitter’s spot-kick condemned the Rs to a fifth successive away defeat.

Friday, November 20, 2015
Kevin Gallen is a QPR legend among supporters after his two spells at the club.

QPR favourite Kevin Gallen discusses Chris Ramsey’s departure, why he thinks Kenny Jackett is the ideal replacement and backs Rangers to get something on the road at Middlesbrough on Friday night.

Friday, November 20, 2015
James DeGale poses with his IBF super middleweight title at the Emirates last month

Harlesden boxer James DeGale insists he never had any doubt in his mind that he would one day become a world champion, as the 29-year-old seeks to defend his IBF super middleweight title in Canada next week.

Thursday, November 19, 2015
Hendon's Leon Smith battles with VCD Athletic's Ricardo Joseph during last month's 3-1 home victory.

Striker Leon Smith is adamant that Hendon can overturn the alarming slump that has left them drifting towards the Ryman Premier Division relegation zone.


Monday, October 26, 2015

The game’s afoot at this poetic gastropub with a glimpse of paradise, says Bridget Galton.

Alice In Wonderland. Picture: Disney

Alex Bellotti looks at what the week-long celebration of books and culture has in store.

A Wolf In Snake Skin Shoes at The Tricycle Theatre. Picture: Mark Douet

This unsubtle update of Miliere’s Tartuffe misses its target, says Marianka Swain.

Emilio Doorgasingh (Sharuk) in The Merchant of Vembley. Picture: Shyamantha Asokan

This relocated Merchant of Venice is full of joy and insight, says Aline Waites.

Gina McKee will star in Florian Zeller's new play, The Mother. Picture: PA

The Tricycle Theatre follows up its success earlier this year with Florian Zeller’s The Father by staging his new play starring acclaimed actress Gina McKee.

Sharon D. Clarke and Ayesha Antoine in rehearsals for A Wolf In Snakeskin Shoes. Picture: Mark Douet

The Crouch End actress tells Alex Bellotti why she’s happy for the audience to get involved in the Tricycle’s new show, A Wolf In Snakeskin Shoes.

Picture: Kerstin Rodgers

Kerstin Rodgers, aka. the blogger Ms Marmite Lover, says a squash and a squeeze can get the most out of these versatile veg.

Yasmine Smart is the female Ringmaster hosting the Big Dutch Circus in Kingsbury  Pic credit: Adam Thomas

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.

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