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A former Hampstead School pupil inspired by a career in biology and a Golders Green nursery teacher have launched a programme to make science "an experience" for children in hope of inspiring them to take an interest in science technology, engineering and maths (STEM) subjects.

She's one of Brent's community champions, but Ghanaian-born barrister Awula Serwah isn't afraid of taking on environmental issues globally - she's playing a leading role in a campaign to stop the government in her homeland from allowing a building boom in Accra to destroy the city's parks and gardens.

A senior Metropolitan Police officer made "serious errors of judgment" when she failed to report her Dollis Hill sister for sharing an indecent video of a young child on WhatsApp, a trial has heard.

Primary School teacher Tina Murray was left speechless when awarded one of the country's top teaching awards last week.

Brent MPs Barry Gardiner and Dawn Butler joined forces to demand local NHS bosses reconsider a decision to slash the hours of the Urgent Care Centre at Central Middlesex Hospital.

A 28 year-old was stabbed in Harlesden on Saturday evening.

A fight between two groups brandishing "poles, sticks and bottles" escalated and saw a Brent Council staffer murdered when a man drove at him on the wrong side of the road.

Scotland Yard are appealing for witnesses to a shooting in Queen's Park earlier this month.

Brent Council has announced it will follow the lead of Camden and hold a Climate Assembly to hear residents' views and ideas about the climate emergency.

A driver who killed a Neasden man after racing at more 100mph around the North Circular will face eight years in prison.

The urgent care centre at Central Middlesex Hospital will no longer be open 24 hours a day, hospital bosses have confirmed.

Around 200 people were shepherded to safety while a Kensal Green hostel burned on Friday night.

The Willesden Green Residents Association (WGRA) is looking to give the high road something to be proud of this winter - with a crowdfunder to purchase some Christmas lights.

On one side, the world's biggest used car dealership. On the other, plans for the the biggest development in London since the 2012 Olympics.

A would-be PhD student is appealing for help to find a laptop stolen from her car in the car park of Tesco in Brent Cross.

A man was airlifted to hospital last night after being found with a stab wound in a Queensbury Park.

"We know that the car momentarily stopped before driving away from the scene so it is clear that the driver would have realised there had been a collision."

Environmental activists and politicians in Brent will "answer the call" of teen campaigner Greta Thurnberg and join the climate strike organised by schoolchildren tomorrow morning (Fri).

Fine weather on Sunday may well have seen Queen's Park Day smash its attendance record, organisers believe, after thousands flocked to the annual community festival.

A 12 year old boy was left with "serious injuries" after a hit and run in Wembley on Friday.

Queen's Park Day is back and better than ever.

Robot-assisted operations are more common than ever, but that doesn't mean they're not a daunting prospect.

A summer-long football project designed to keep vulnerable young people in Brent off the streets finished with a spectacular finals day that saw more than 200 young people involved.

A Brent man has been banned from Harlesden after local cops obtained an order in hope of curbing his anti-social behaviour.

"Part of me didn't think my fears were going to be realised. The midwives started to talk about numbers dropping - his oxygen intake - that's when they called the doctor."

Ahead of its 175th anniversary, the vicar of St John's Church in Kensal Green, has thanked QPR owner Tony Fernandes for helping it to finally fit six bells.

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Brent Council opened 14 new council homes at the Braeburn Estate in Queen's Park on Friday.

The jury hearing the trial of a Wembley barber who is alleged to have killed Park Lane bouncer Tudor Simionov were discharged today after failing to reach a verdict.

Three talented street artists have been creating murals representing the communities of Willesden Green and Church End - including one poignant piece that incorporates a bullet hole.

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