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Tea Dance attendees Mei-Tay Yeh and Alan Hayles showcase their skills on the dance floor

Brent pensioners encouraged to seek volunteering opportunities

Pensioners living in Brent have been encouraged explore volunteering opportunities in a bid combating loneliness among the elderly residents.

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Emmanuel Flavius, front of the crowd, described the verdict as “the best ever.”

Uncle of “angel” Sabrina Moss relieved after killers handed life terms

The uncle of an innocent mother who was gunned down as she celebrated her 24th birthday in Kilburn, spoke of his relief after her killers were handed life imprisonment.

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Asda supermarket in Forty Lane, Wembley

Girl, 2, dies after being hit by a car outside Asda in Wembley

Police are appealing for witnesses following the death of a two-year-old girl who was hit by a car outside Asda in Wembley yesterday evening.

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Killers (left to right): Hussain, Warren and James

Life sentences for trio who killed Sabrina Moss in Kilburn

Three men have been jailed for life this afternoon for gunning down an innocent mother as she celebrated her 24th birthday in Kilburn.

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Boris Johnson is the Mayor of London (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)

Brent Council slams Mayor of London’s regeneration plans for Harlesden and Park Royal

Brent Council have slammed proposals to grant the Mayor of London with sweeping new planning powers to deliver the regeneration of Old Oak Common and Park Royal.

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Boy, 17, denies raping 15-year-old girl in Willesden

Boy, 17, accused of Willesden rape claims alleged victim was ‘willing participant’

A teenage boy accused of raping a girl in Willesden as a punishment for spreading rumours told a court she willingly performed a sex act on him in an alleyway .

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Killers (left to right): Hussain, Warren and James

Sabrina Moss murder in Kilburn: Sentencing today

Three men who gunned down an innocent nursery teacher with a Mac 10 submachine gun as she celebrated her 24th birthday in Kilburn are due to be sentenced today.

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Shelter staff and Sarah Teather  hand in a 9 million renters campaign petition to Stephen Williams MP (Pic credit: Benjamin Youd)

Government supports in principle Bill tabled by Brent MP

A Bill tabled by a Brent MP to stop rogue landlords from evicting tenants who complain about disrepair in their rented homes has been supported in principle by the Government today.

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Amal El-Wahabi was due to be sentenced tomorrow (Pic credit: Central News)

Sentencing delayed for Harlesden mother convicted of funding jihadi fighters in Syria

Sentencing has been delayed for a Harlesden mother who is the first Briton to be convicted under terror laws of funding jihadi fighters in Syria.

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Police would like to speak to this man in connection with an attack in McDonalds Neasden

Appeal after man beaten and stabbed in Neasden

Police have released the image of a suspect following a violent attack where a man was beaten and stabbed in Neasden.

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Grace is in the care of The Mayhew

The Mayhew in battle to save dog in worst ever animal cruelty case

An animal charity in Kensal Green is appealing for donations to help them care for dog at the centre of the worst case of animal cruelty they have ever seen.

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Ahmed Abdullahi is accused of attempted murder

Wood Green man accused of attempted murder in Harlesden

A driver from Wood Green has been charged with the attempted murder of a man following a hit-and-run in Harlesden.

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Northwick Avenue in Wembley (Pic credit: Google Streetview)

Police close Wembley brothel used by 15 prostitutes

A house in Kenton which was being used as a brothel by 15 prostitutes has been closed down following an undercover operation by Brent Police.

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Aliyah Weekes is accused of aiding or abetting rape (Pic credit: Central News)

Harlesden woman in rape trial admits she was angry with victim, 15

A woman from Harlesden accused of orchestrating a punishment rape admitted she was ‘mad’ with the 15-year-old alleged victim for spreading rumours about her.

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Barham Park library

Axed library in Barham Park to be converted into art studios

A cultural charity has fought off stiff competition to convert an axed library branch in Sudbury into art studios, following a successful appeal to the government’s planning body.

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The memorial ride will start from the Ace Café and finish at the National Police Memorial at Horseguards (pic credit: Google Maps)

Police motorcyclists to ride from Ace Cafe to honour late officer

Police motorcyclists will gather at a renowned biker café in Stonebridge to take part in a special memorial ride in honour of an officer who died on duty.

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Helen Carr

Brent’s sole Lib Dem councillor to donate allowance increase to ward fund

Brent’s sole Liberal Democrat councillor has pledged to donate a 25 per cent increase in her basic allowance to her ward’s working fund.

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The 15 year-old girl was allegedly raped for 'snitching'

15 year-old girl allegedly raped for ‘snitching’ on Willesden teenager

A 15-year-old girl was pinned down and raped in a dark alley as punishment for “snitching” on a female Willesden teenager, the Old Bailey heard.

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Cllr John Warren (right) with councillors Joel Davidson and Carol Shaw

Leader of Brondesbury Park Tories opens door for reconciliation with colleagues

The leader of the Brondesbury Park Conservatives (BPC) has opened the door for a reunion with the Conservative Group (CG) after losing their bid to be named principal opposition.

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Brent councillors have approved a 25 per cent increase in their allowances

Brent councillors approve plans to increase their allowance by 25 per cent

Councillors in Brent have approved plans to increase their basic allowance by 25 per cent – while services are being cut across the borough.

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Young John Muir Award Members (Pic credit:  Barn Hill Conservation Group)

Brent harvesting groups complete biggest ever fruit picking mission

Fruit harvesting groups in Brent have completed their biggest challenge ever by successfully tackling a vast 900-tree orchard in Kingsbury.

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Windmill Court is in Kilburn (Pic credit Google Streeview)

Cricklewood housing block has London’s second most unreliable lifts

A housing block in Cricklewood where flats can cost more than £400,000 has the second most unreliable lifts in London

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Burhaan Hirsi has been jailed for 11 years (pic: PA Wire)

Cricklewood man jailed for stabbing his girlfriend with a corkscrew

A man from Cricklewood has been jailed for stabbing his girlfriend repeatedly with a corkscrew.

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Reny McLeod has been jailed for 11 years in total

Teen strangulation robber has jail term increased to protect the public

A teenager sentenced today for a series of strangulation robberies on lone women had his jail term increased by three year to protect the public.

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Mr Raghwani (back row, furthest right) and his employees claim the Seneca plant is behind a bad smell in the air

Company behind Neasden and Wembley stench drawn into another ‘smell row’

A waste management firm in which has been previously warned over smells coming from its site has been accused of producing a bad odour again in Neasden and Wembley.

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A nameplate identical to this one was stolen (Pic credit: © Chiltern Railways)

Appeal to railway memorabilia collectors following train nameplate theft in Wembley

Police are appealing to railway memorabilia collectors to be on the lookout after a brass train nameplate was stolen by thieves in depot in Wembley.

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Karl Thompson has been jailed

Prison for Wembley drug dealer who kept his stash in Brentford

A drug dealer from Wembley who kept his stash of heroin, crack and cocaine at an address in Brentford has been sent to jail.

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Nicola Wheatley in the new unit

New £21m Northwick Park casualty unit nears completion

Health chiefs have hailed a new £21million accident and emergency department, saying it will deliver a high-quality service for patients.

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Cllr Keith Perrin

Food waste recycle scheme for flats in Brent will start tomorrow

More than 20,000 households living in flats in Brent will be able to recycle their food waste from tomorrow.

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Dr Harekrishna Bhowal with his giant spring onions (Pic credit: Jan Nevill)

Alperton gardener grows four-foot long spring onions

A green-fingered gardener is crying for joy after producing a bunch of spring onions measuring an eye-watering four foot each.

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The victim is in a critical condition in hospital Picture: Dave Thompson/PA Wire.

Man fighting for his life following hit-and-run in Harlesden

A man is fighting for his life following a hit-and-run during a street fight in Harlesden this morning.

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Man, 20, accused of three sex attacks in Wembley, Kenton and Harrow

A 20-year-old man has been charged with carrying out three sex attacks in Wembley, Kenton and Harrow.

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Ian Wright with his MBE in 2000 (Pic credit: PA)

Ian Wright armed robbery in Kensal Rise: Two men released with no further action

Two men arrested and bailed in connection with an armed robbery at the Kensal rise home of former England footballer Ian Wright have been released with no further action.

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Ashford place has launched a public appeal in a bid to raise £16,000

Cricklewood-based homelessness charity launches appeal to help rough sleepers

A homelessness charity has launched a public appeal in a bid to raise £16,000 to create an all-year-round shelter for those sleeping rough on Brent’s streets.

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More than 130 volunteers took part in the decorative event

Paint makeover for newly formed academy in Wembley

A newly formed academy in Wembley has received a lick of paint in time for the start of the academic year.

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Central Middlesex Hospital's A&E is due to close on September 10

Brent Council urges health bosses to delay Central Middlesex’s A&E closure

Brent Council has urged health care bosses to delay the controversial closure of an A&E unit until improvements are made to the casualty at Northwick Park Hospital (NPH).

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Perceptions was filmed on the St. Raphaels Estate in Neasden

Award-winning drama by Brent man will be screened at the British Urban Film Festival tomorrow

An award-winning creator of a short drama set in the St Raphael’s Estate in Neasden has made the shortlist of films to be shown at the British Urban Film Festival.

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The building has been sold off for housing (Pic credit: Jonathan Goldberg)

Queen’s Park recording studio sold for housing because ‘music industry killed by property prices’

The co-owner of a Queen’s Park recording studio sold to a housing association for almost £5million has said London’s soaring property prices have “killed” the local music industry.

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These men are wanted in connection with the theft of a handbag in Madam Gautiers restaurant (now the Whippet Inn pub) in Chamberlayne Road, Kensal Rise, on Valentine's Day

Appeal to find suspect thieves targeting drinkers and diners in Brent

Police have released images of seven men they would like to speak to in connection with a series of thefts from eating and drinking premises in Brent.

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Drake has cancelled his Wireless London performance (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for ESPN)

Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

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