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Yesterday, 17:52
Sally Wilton receives her award from MP with Tulip Siddiq

The founder of the UK’s first social enterprise cinema in Kensal Rise has been rewarded for her outstanding charitable work by the Prime Minister David Cameron.

Scrubs Lane was closed off for around 15 minutes

A ‘suspect package’ sparked a bomb alert resulting in police cordoning off a street in Harlesden this afternoon.

Fake Burberry shirts found by officers (Pic: Brent Council)

An online company based in Park Royal that sold counterfeit designer goods to its unsuspecting customers over the internet has been fined.

Officers found four blades and a syringe during the search (Pic: Twitter@MPSBrent)

A ‘weapons sweep’ in the Stonebridge ward has uncovered four blades and a used syringe.

A property is on fire in Chevening Road (Pic: Francis Henry)

Fire crews have been called to reports of a ‘service duct’ exploding on a street in Kensal Rise this afternoon.

Cllr Muhammed Butt is the leader of Brent Council

Brent Council has said it will not rule out taking court action to stop the NHS programme that saw the closure of Central Middlesex Hospital’s A&E unit.

Dawn Butler with Navin Shah their petition not to axe an engine at Willesden Fire Station

Hundreds have rejected plans by the Mayor of London to cut Willesden’s fleet of fire engines in half following concerns that scrapping vehicles would drive up emergency response times.

The Santender branch in Stepney (Pic: Google)

A Santander personal bank advisor from Wembley has been acquitted of helping a fraudster using false identities open account.

Che Wellington was stabbed to death in Kenton (Pic: Facebook)

Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of a 17-year-old boy at a birthday party in Kenton have charged four more people with his murder.

Crime & Court

Yesterday, 16:55
Scrubs Lane was closed off for around 15 minutes

A ‘suspect package’ sparked a bomb alert resulting in police cordoning off a street in Harlesden this afternoon.

Yesterday, 15:53
Fake Burberry shirts found by officers (Pic: Brent Council)

An online company based in Park Royal that sold counterfeit designer goods to its unsuspecting customers over the internet has been fined.

Yesterday, 13:52
Officers found four blades and a syringe during the search (Pic: Twitter@MPSBrent)

A ‘weapons sweep’ in the Stonebridge ward has uncovered four blades and a used syringe.

Health

Yesterday, 12:53
Cllr Muhammed Butt is the leader of Brent Council

Brent Council has said it will not rule out taking court action to stop the NHS programme that saw the closure of Central Middlesex Hospital’s A&E unit.

Wed, 15:17
Junior Doctors Protest at Northwick Park Hospital. L-R Heledd Thomas, Clare Steen, 
Thom Locke, Richard Appleby, Mena Farag,Bayanne Olabi.  Photo by Adam Tiernan Thomas

Junior doctors out on their second strike at Northwick Park Hospital have vowed to keep fighting in order to keep patients safe.

Mon, 10:14
Acute medical unit team on the Crick Ward

A new 63-bed ward block has opened at Northwick Park Hospital.

Environment

Tue, 10:52
The centre teaches primary school children about the environment

An axed education centre in Kingsbury has been given a new lease of life once again thanks to an environmental charity.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Protest builds outside St Mary's Catholic Primary School in Canterbury Road to stop HS2 shaft being moved next to it       Pic credit: Angela Blake

Residents in South Kilburn have accused HS2 chiefs of “inept communication” as they made a last ditch stand against a vent shaft being dug and erected next to their homes and school.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Sanket Mevada, of Bassingham Road in Wembley was fined £1052 for dropping litter on nearby Norton Road.

Fly-tippers be warned: Brent Council is coming after you.

Politics

Thu, 12:02
Bladi Bar is in Harlesden (Pic: Google)

A noisy bar owner from Harlesden who repeatedly played loud dance music that prevented exasperated neighbours from getting a good night’s sleep has been fined more than £1,200.

Tue, 12:15
Brent Council had planned to hike the price of parking for visitors

Brent Council has done a U-turn on plans to hike visitor parking charges by up to 200 per cent

Tue, 09:54
Conservative Mayoral candidate Zac Goldsmith came to campaign in Wembley on Saturday (Pic: Adam Thomas)

Zac Goldsmith MP pledged to crackdown on knife crime and toughen up rules on the sale of blades if he wins the London Mayoral race after revealing he bought a “Zombie Killer” knife online.

Education

Yesterday, 06:45
Harisa Bhatti, 17, won a Sir Jack Petchey award for her courageous efforts to bring her best friend home to the UK

A schoolgirl who won a battle for her best friend to return to the UK after she was taken abroad against her will has been given a prestigious charity award.

Tue, 16:35
Preston community event linking up with Karachi

Children sat enraptured as a community reading room in Wembley held a unique event to celebrate National Library Day with a live link to Pakistan.

Tue, 10:52
The centre teaches primary school children about the environment

An axed education centre in Kingsbury has been given a new lease of life once again thanks to an environmental charity.

Heritage

Wed, 14:27
The Carlton Tavern pub was demolished without permission

The site where a much loved Kilburn pub was demolished by its owner has been listed as an asset of community value.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Holocaust survivor Eve Kuglar, 84, tells of her childhood under Nazi occupation

Worshippers of all faiths and ages gathered at Brent Civic Centre to mark Holocaust Memorial Day to make sure the horrors of genocide and lessons of the past are never forgotten.

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