Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Times’ readers this week.
Over the spring and summer of 2017, terrorist incidents in Westminster, Manchester and London Bridge, and then the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower in Kensington, rightly put emergency response at the forefront of all our minds.
New migrants in Brent will benefit from a community outreach team and English language courses thanks to a £440,000 grant given to the town hall.
A man from Dollis Hill has been jailed for five years for scamming 26 pensioners out of thousands of pounds.
Campaigners are celebrating after Brent Council threw out an application to flatten The Good Ship pub and music venue in Kilburn High Road.
Homes in Brent sold for an average £485,327 last year, new stats reveal – a hike of more than £150,000 in five years.
Police don’t believe school girls are “genuinely” being advertised for sex despite calling cards in Kilburn High Road saying they are.
Kingsbury neighbours say vehicles mounting the pavement outside their homes to dodge parked cars opposite have left the road unstable and unsafe.
A crackdown on blue badge fraudsters has seen six fines issued by Brent Council.
Gareth Southgate feels his England players are ready for action after a positive build-up to their World Cup opener.
Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lane Dias reviews the first of three matches on day four
Harry Maguire expects the nation to come to a standstill during England’s World Cup opener against Tunisia and insists the team are ready to deliver.
Gareth Southgate could pick four players with links to Tottenham Hotspur in defence and it may provide some much-needed sturdiness
How many players do you remember from Sir Bobby Robson’s team which captured the hearts of the nation at Italia 90?
Danny Rose has described the reaction to his candid revelations about battling depression as “overwhelming” and “emotional”, vowing to help fellow sufferers once he returns from the World Cup.
Read our World Cup blog which will be featuring over the coming weeks. Lee Power reviews one of the matches on day three of the tournament
England’s players know the starting line-up for Monday’s World Cup opener against Tunisia after manager Gareth Southgate showed his hand in training.
Who will also impress at this summer’s tournament and potentially force themselves into our all-time World Cup XI?
There will be a community tent to champion new voices at this year’s Queen’s Park Book Festival.
Cossak riders from Kazakhstan help to mark the 250th anniversary of circus in Willesden this weekend
The Tricycle Theatre re-opens in September with a brand new name and an “ambitious” adaptation of Zadie Smith’s Willesden-set novel White Teeth.
Emma Bartholomew discovers Powder N Shine has all you need for a perfect family ski holiday, from a piste-side location, virtually guaranteed snow and top notch food and service
Those wishing to experience a free fireworks evening with a carnival feel should head to Wembley Park.
Emma Bartholomew takes her three children to the Algarve’s Vila Monte boho chic resort, where they try out a goat herding “experience”, wood fire pizza making, as well as full-on out-and-out relaxing.
Emma Bartholomew visits the Hotel Britannia Excelsior on the banks of Lake Como in Cadenabbia with her family, where they enjoy their most relaxing holiday in years basking in the sun on the lido
Mikel Murfi’s wondrous one-man show, fittingly performed on the bare, makeshift stage of the Tricycle’s cinema is the sequel to his much-loved The Man in the Woman’s Shoes
EMMA BARTHOLOMEW tries out Fish and Pips’ hassle-free ready meals whilst skiing with her family, at a luxury chalet in Meribel Village
Emma Bartholomew finds plenty to keep all ages entertained in Alpe d’Huez, with horse riding, mountain biking, bob sleigh and ice skating.
EMMA BARTHOLOMEW and her family find the picture-perfect Arc 1950 has a wealth of activity going on during the summer, meaning you’ll never be stuck for things to do
A spooky-style Zippo’s Circus will be coming to Brent Cross over the half-term holidays with a special Halloween-themed show.
Le Mas Candille on the French Riviera offers a five star experience with ultra-relaxing massages and refreshing pilates.
With Faro just over two hours away by plane, the Algarve’s Vila Vita Parc is the perfect ‘heat retreat’ away from London where you can discover contemporary Portuguese hospitality.
As the world’s eyes turn to Brazil, embrace the nation’s fantastic food and culture at one of the capital’s many Latin-inspired bars, cafes and restaurants.
Wembley Sailing Club is hosting a Push the Boat Out event on Sunday May 20, where those interested in taking up the sport are invited to experience the club in action.
The Granville has begun taking bookings for workspaces and events ahead of its opening this spring.
Brent Clinical Commissioning Group has announced changes to the community’s cardiology service.
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