The nation has been invited to toast the heroes of the Second World War as the country marks the 75th anniversary of VE Day.
VE Day on May 8 1945 saw “big scenes of rejoicing” all over Brent.
A clergyman has called for thanks to be given to those who fought for our freedom as the country marks 75 years since the end of the Second World War in Europe.
This year we mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day and to celebrate we would like to share readers’ memories.
A man has been sentenced to five years in prison after officers caught him carrying a loaded gun on the London Underground.
A millionaire has avoided jail for running an illegal money service business from his Isle of Dogs home after laundering more than £800,000 from the sale of designer clothes.
It’s a hidden part of British history, but to a community it’s a chapter that means a great deal.
Three days before the guns fell silent signalling the end of the First World War, more than 40 soldiers from north London were listed as dead.
When the sound of rockets was heard across north London on November 11, 1918, some feared for their lives.
The widow of a man murdered in an unprovoked attack as he slept on a bus has spoken of her relief after his killer was jailed this afternoon for 21 years and 8 months.
A career criminal who snatched 18 mobiles from victims travelling by tube through stations including Kilburn has been jailed for two years.
A fraudster who made more than £9,000 selling football tickets he didn’t have on social media has been jailed for two years and 11 months.
CCTV images have been released of a man transport police want to speak to in connection with an arson attack on a train.
Police are appealing for help to trace a missing 15-year-old girl.
Mosques in Brent threw open their doors to welcome visitors of all faiths as part of a UK-wide event.
An animal charity said a “huge” thank you after kind-hearted supporters raised £17,000 to replace its stolen ambulance.
An urban musician took ITV singing competition The Voice by storm in spite of not being picked by the show’s judges.
Gunmen have targeted a notorious snooker club building once said to be at the centre of a £1million drugs cartel in a late night gun attack.
A knifeman went on the loose inside a London Overground station this afternoon.
Detectives investigatiing the fatal shooting of 20-year-old Mohanna Abdhou have made another arrest.
A 16-year-old boy and an accomplice have been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a 21-year-old man during a rush-hour shooting in broad daylight.
A 16-year-old boy has been found guilty of murdering a 21 year-old man in a rush hour shooting.
An alleged killer accused of stabbing a record label boss to death with a Swiss Army knife during a barbershop brawl faces a retrial.
A murder suspect who stabbed a record label boss to death with a Swiss army knife told a court it was “pure chance” he pulled out a blade and not a corkscrew.
A manhunt is underway after a man was glassed in the face in Kilburn.
A record label boss tried to defend himself with an afro comb as he was stabbed to death in a barbershop brawl, a court heard today.
Two terrified victims were attacked and threatened at knife point by burglars dressed up as police officers.
Two men were pinned to the floor and kicked in the head during a mass brawl on a Jubilee Line train.
A man has been convicted of fatally stabbing a 21-year-old man during a brawl near Brent Cross tube station
A “brutal” and unprovoked attack has left a man hospitalised and temporarily unable to speak.
The Government has announced an unprecedented package of support to protect jobs and support business across the UK during the coronavirus outbreak.
People working for a wide range of private companies have been standing side-by-side with public sector staff on the front line during the coronavirus outbreak.
The United Kingdom is pulling together as one, with people from all regions and all four nations of the country helping each other through the coronavirus pandemic.
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