Brent businesses are being encouraged to come forward if they are eligible for support grants.

Sir Keir Starmer, MP for Holborn and St Pancras, has been elected by Labour members as the party’s new leader.

We will bring you the latest updates from north London and the response of the authorities to the coronavirus crisis.

Signs being put up in Brent will show people how far apart they should stand if they need to leave their home during lockdown.

Brent’s London Assembly member is among hundreds of thousands of Brits stranded abroad after flights were suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic.

A Willesden newsagent and his wife found Elsa the cat in the courtyard at the back of their store, ready to give birth, despite the freezing weather.

I’ll be publishing daily updates from my north London flat, as the country adapts to a health crisis and a culture of “social distancing”.

Now, more than ever, local journalism matters – and here’s how you can give your support.

With the closure of venues the livelihoods of thousands of artists and entertainers has been affected. Here’s how some familiar faces from the comedy circuit have adapted to lockdown.

Boris Johnson has banned people from leaving the home except for certain reasons, outlawed gatherings of more than two people and shut retailers selling non-essential goods – threatening police fines for anyone who ignores new measures.

On Sunday I gave £4 to someone who was begging. Aren’t I quite the hero?

On Monday (March 16) ministers and officials will consider measures including banning mass gatherings and lengthy household isolation for the elderly.

A meeting of the community and wellbeing scrutiny committee comes as Brent Council’s leader has moved to reassure residents.

The health secretary has said elderly people will be asked to self-isolate for up to four months.

Ten more people have died in the UK after testing positive for coronavirus – including one at Northwick Park Hospital.

The chair of Brent’s community and wellbeing committee gives an update on coronavirus preparations in the borough.

A woman is stable in hospital after being knocked over by a police car out on an emergency call in Harlesden.

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time will hit the stage in Wembley for a seven-week run.

A Willesden church has partnered with Brent Foodbank to help cater for rising demand for its services.

Three patients are being treated at the The Royal Free Hospital for the coronavirus.

Two men have been arrested following a shooting in Queen’s Park on Wednesday, January 29.

Two attackers who “hacked” at their victim in front of families in a South Kenton park have been convicted of wounding with intent.

The achievements of fundraising heroes and community workers, artists, sportspeople, business leaders and statesmen have once again been recognised in the New Year’s Honours list.

Youth offending services (YOS) in Brent were marked as “good” – the second-highest possible grade – following a government inspection.

Plans to redevelop a 1950s student accommodation block in West Hampstead have gone on public display.

A slowness in implementing changes following the Grenfell tragedy and a lack of training for reacting to terror attacks are among the criticisms of the fire service in a new report.

It will be a bitter pill to swallow but it may be time for Remain campaigners to accept that Brexit will “git done” and rethink the focus of their formidable energies.


Latimer, the development arm of Clarion, the UK’s largest housing association, is inviting London residents to come and see the newly opened second show home at its copper-clad Maida Vale development, NOMA.

Cauldron Foods’ comedy night will give vegans the last laugh as Vegan comics dispel vegan myths. is the UK’s ground-breaking platform and app dedicated to streamlining the relationship between waste collectors and treatment sites.

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