Search

Jubilee Clock to be removed from Harlesden for up to six weeks

PUBLISHED: 17:06 21 September 2016 | UPDATED: 17:08 21 September 2016

Celebration as Jubilee Clock returns to Harlesden Town Centre

Celebration as Jubilee Clock returns to Harlesden Town Centre

Archant

The iconic Jubilee Clock in Harlesden will be removed from the town centre so it can undergo vital repairs.

The clock dates back to 1887The clock dates back to 1887

The timepiece, which dates back to 1887, was damaged after a bus crashed into a shop in May.

At least 13 people, including two pedestrians, were injured in the accident.

The clock will be removed on September 29 and will be reinstalled four to six weeks later.

Safety barriers will be installed while the clock is being repaired.

The bus crashed into a shop in Harlesden (Pic: Hetty Los)The bus crashed into a shop in Harlesden (Pic: Hetty Los)

Jubilee Clock was relocated to a different spot in the High Street last year after it was moved from its original position on a traffic island to allow a £4.5million regeneration project of the town centre to take place.

Latest Kilburn & Brent News Stories

There are severe delays on the Jubilee Line after a person was hit by a train in Neasden.

An abandoned cat brought into Mayhew nearly three years ago has finally found a permanent home with a former Eastenders star.

Two Wembley drug dealers have been jailed after one of them was found to have crack cocaine and heroin in his poo.

Brent Council has been accused of social cleansing by one of its own councillors as 197 households are forced to leave two blocks in Kilburn.

Yesterday, 15:37

Wembley Stadium is no longer for sale after billionaire Fulham FC owner deemed the move “too divisive”.

Yesterday, 12:15

Library campaigners in Cricklewood got a big surprise and welcome boost with a charitable windfall of more than £100,000.

Yesterday, 10:48

A Harlesden shop that sold a 16cm boning knife to two 15-year-olds has been fined more than £1,700.

Yesterday, 10:15

The parents of two murdered teenage boys have got behind a new campaign by Brent Council urging youths not to carry knives.

PROMOTED CONTENT

A new community centre, The Yellow, opens in Wembley Park in the heart of the Brent community. From October 1, the hub will offer a selection of arts and fitness classes, many of which will be free.

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.

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now

Newsletter Sign Up

Kilburn Times twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most Read Kilburn News

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Brent & Kilburn Times
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now