A colourful new mural depicting the Barham Bear has brightened up a disused building in Sudbury.

Northwick Park Hospital has a second spike contingency plan in place should Covid levels rise to heights seen in April.

A pandemic wasn’t going to put a Park Royal nurse off her stroke of swimming the English Channel.

Brent’s public health chief has urged people to download the NHS Test and Trace app in case they catch coronavirus.

An series of performances shining a light on Willesden Junction is to be aired by a group of poets.

A new Covid-19 test centre has opened in Wembley.

A Kilburn man has told a court he “did not intend to kill” a Maida Vale drug dealer he “hit” in the head with a handgun.

Family and friends have paid tribute to a “decent, humble” father of two who was stabbed to death in Wembley.

Young musicians from Harlesden’s award winning steel orchestra put their steel pans aside to do a community litter pick.

Navin Shah has said the government’s plan to scrap free travel in London for 11 to 17 year olds is “cruel”.

The head of Harlesden’s sickle cell charity has appealed Boris Johnson to not ignore small organisations when it restructures Public Health England.

Rough sleeping in Brent has risen by 29 per cent compared to the previous year, new figures from the Greater London Authority (GLA) have revealed

A man suffered injuries after an armed gunman entered a fast food outlet in Neasden and threatened staff.

A petition with more than 1,000 signatures has been sent to Brent Council urging it to stop a traffic block proposal.

Billboards, interactive sculptures, a mural to an iconic star and a memorial for Covid victims in the borough are among the visual art displays launching the first Brent Biennial.

A “struggling” mother is appealing for more help from Brent Council to shield her young children from their “abusive” father.

An 18-year-old motorcyclist remains in a life-threatening condition in hospital following a serious collision in Dollis Hill.

A Somali community in Stonebridge have been inspired to make their own Covid masks following help and advice from an NHS nurse.

A 36-year-old pedestrian has died following a collision with a lorry in Park Royal.

Police have released an image of a man they wish to speak to after a woman was assaulted on a bus in Kenton.

Three teenagers have been charged with the murder of Anthony Adekola in Colindale.

A 62-year-old man stabbed to death in Wembley has been named as Anthony Higgins.

A woman is in a serious but non life-threatening condition after being shot in Maida Hill.

A man has been charged after an alleged bomb was sent to a home in Cricklewood.

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was stabbed multiple times in a Wembley flat.

Covid-19 is on the rise again in Brent according to the borough’s director of public health.

A “dull” secondary school garden in Kilburn has transformed into a calming sensory space for all those having a “rough day”.

Four men have been arrested after a gun was found in a car during a vehicle stop in Queen’s Park.

A fundraising page has been launched for a ‘beautiful boy’ who was fatally stabbed in Colindale as he returned from working an evening shift.

A Kenton school’s controversial floodlit sports’ pitch application has been given the green light despite the lack of proper noise assessments.


For the past six months, employers and employees have been adapting to ways of working from home. The green light has now been given to many people to go back to offices safely. From flexible hours and staggered starting times to deep cleaning, we’re getting ready for new ways of working.

School’s in for summer – and beyond – with health experts agreeing that pupils safely returning to their studies is “positively” the right thing to do. It’s vital for all children’s welfare, not just in terms of students’ future education but also mental and physical well-being, as well as social interaction of classmates.

The NHS Test and Trace system provides protection for family, friends, colleagues and the community, and is here to keep all of us safe and allow us to enjoy summer safely. We take a look at how the system is working and talk to one member of the thousands of team members about her experiences.

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