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Stonebridge Adventure Playground will be closing its doors for good today after almost four decades of serving the community.

Jason Edwards has been jailed for two years

A man who repeatedly punched his partner in front of her three young children has been jailed thanks to compelling CCTV footage that captured the two-minute attack.

Nicole Douglas

A woman from Wembley who was caught cocaine with a street value of £250,000 has been jailed for her role in a plot to flood the streets with drugs and guns.

Residents in Brent have three weeks to register their vote before the deadline ends.

A still from Cosmo Buck-Taylor's video

The son of a prominent Westminster politician has been thrust into the spotlight after a video emerged of him allegedly smoking cannabis.

The 'prisoners' raised £14,500 for St Luke's Hospice

A dozen ‘prisoners’ raised thousands of pounds for a charity in Kenton by being arrested and thrown into a police cell.

The hunt is on to find the three knifemen

A cyclist has been stabbed FIVE times by three men who pushed him off his bike in an unprovoked attack near Sudbury Hill tube station.

Ibrahim Taguri has bowed out of the race

Former Liberal Democrat candidate for Brent Central Ibrahim Taguri has revealed today he will not be standing as an independent in the General Election.

Left to right: Daud, Ennis and Koshin

Three teenagers have been found guilty of murdering a church minister’s son from Willesden in an unprovoked attack in Harlesden.

Crime & Court

A man who repeatedly punched his partner in front of her three young children has been jailed thanks to compelling CCTV footage that captured the two-minute attack.

Nicole Douglas

A woman from Wembley who was caught cocaine with a street value of £250,000 has been jailed for her role in a plot to flood the streets with drugs and guns.

Yesterday, 17:17
The hunt is on to find the three knifemen

A cyclist has been stabbed FIVE times by three men who pushed him off his bike in an unprovoked attack near Sudbury Hill tube station.

Health

Monday, March 23, 2015

Parents and campaigners in Brent have launched a petition to stop health services axing breastfeeding support for new mothers arguing it will increase the hospitalisation of babies.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Dushyant who has been diagnosed with Dyskeratosis Congenita

A recruitment drive held in Neasden to encourage more Asian residents to join the blood stem register signed-up 59 potential donors.

Friday, March 6, 2015
Dushyant who has been diagnosed with Dyskeratosis Congenita

A charity is holding a recruitment drive in Neasden tomorrow to encourage more Asian residents to join the blood stem donor register and potentially save the life of a 10-year-old boy.

Environment

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Campaigners have won their battle to stop a pub in Willesden from being demolished and replaced with a 10-storey housing block.

Saturday, March 21, 2015
Parents, residents fighting plans to expand Byron Court Primary School in Spencer Road  to take 1050 pupils

Plans to supersize a primary school in Wembley to take in more than 1,000 pupils are on track despite overwhelming objections from the local community.

Monday, March 16, 2015
Thousands of green waste bins will be disposed of in the borough

Council chiefs estimate that just one in seven households in Brent will pay its controversial ‘green tax’ resulting in the disposal of bins costing up to £850,000.

Politics

Residents in Brent have three weeks to register their vote before the deadline ends.

Yesterday, 21:20
A still from Cosmo Buck-Taylor's video

The son of a prominent Westminster politician has been thrust into the spotlight after a video emerged of him allegedly smoking cannabis.

Yesterday, 16:38
Ibrahim Taguri has bowed out of the race

Former Liberal Democrat candidate for Brent Central Ibrahim Taguri has revealed today he will not be standing as an independent in the General Election.

Education

Yesterday, 06:45

A school is to undergo significant redevelopment work to improve the safeguarding of pupils.

Saturday, March 28, 2015
Year 13 pupil Ned Costello took the role of Danny Zucco in Queens Park Community School's performance of Grease

Grease was the word as pupils from a secondary school in Brent performed sell-out shows over three days.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Parents, staff and children are taking part in a strike outside the school (Pic credit:Jonathan Goldberg)

Teachers and parents from a primary school in Willesden chained themselves to railings during a second strike today over plans to convert to an academy.

Heritage

Stonebridge Adventure Playground will be closing its doors for good today after almost four decades of serving the community.

Thursday, March 5, 2015
Residents fought the relocation plans

Campaigners have won their battle to stop the relocation of a private school into a park in Wembley.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
How Brent Cross Shopping Centre could look after the development

The developers of King’s Cross have been named as the favourite choice to head up a section of the £4.5billion Brent Cross Cricklewood development.

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Munch on a tasy three course dinner at The Refinery!

“Where to go for a drink near Great Portland Street?” was previously met with blank expressions and shrugs for those local to the area, not anymore, thanks to the opening of The Refinery at Regent’s Place, the eighth bar and restaurant from hugely-successful group Drake & Morgan.

Funky adidias iPhone cases up for grabs!

We’ve teamed up with adidas Originals to give away four iPhone 5/5s cases.

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