Search

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Times' readers this week.

This year is my 53rd year as a Brent resident and it is going to be my favourite year and a year I am really looking forward to!

After Boris Johnson's thumping election victory, the prime minister has promised to get "Brexit done". Britain will definitely leave the EU but what will that look like?

I'm writing this column on Friday morning, December 13, the day after the general election and Boris Johnson's historic win.

A Brazilian pizza restaurant that acted "like a nightclub" has lost its alcohol licence following complaints about noise and anti-social behaviour.

The Wembley man found guilty of killing teenager Jaden Moodie on Wednesday at the Old Bailey was identified as a victim of modern slavery after his father was murdered, it can now be reported.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Times' readers this week.

The planned High Speed 2 (HS2) rail line is a key infrastructure project for the UK and West London.

A Harlesden man was left bleeding to death on a betting shop floor while his alleged killer jetted off to the party island of Ibiza, a court has heard.

A decorated Met police officer has been sentenced to 200 hours of community service for possessing a child abuse video sent by her Dollis Hill sister over WhatsApp.

A senior Metropolitan Police officer accused of failing to report her sister to the authorities to protect her after her sibling sent her a child abuse video had no idea what it was, a court has heard.

Brent's Oxbridge application success rate is one of the lowest in London at just 17 per cent, with Oxford in particular seeming "out of the question" for one local state school.

Motorcycles could be allowed to use all bus lanes throughout Brent following a successful trial along a main road.

Brent is among the top five boroughs in England for number of fly-tips reported, according to the latest government statistics.

Christmas is coming and so is a general election. Brent residents will have to add voting to their Christmas list - the first time the country has gone to the polls in December in nearly a century.

We have been in "austerity" for the last nine years, resulting in government cuts and squeezes on public services. The reason is because the Conservative government led by David Cameron inherited the largest national debt since WW2.

One of the UK's largest outdoor swimming pools was rediscovered in Northwick Park last month after a tip-off from a former swimmer led staff at a nearby hospital to investigate what happened to the famous bathing spot.

We have to understand that sometimes NHS services have to change - but that does not always mean that change is for the best.

Tracey Hanson described her living "nightmare" after her son's killer was finally brought to justice, after three-and-a-half years on the run.

A cinema manager, a retired police officer and a psychotherapist are among the Brent climate rebels who helped bring the inner-city to a standstill earlier this month. Members of XR Brent told Freya Pickford who they are and what made them get involved.

Adult social care supports our most vulnerable residents to continue living dignified, independent and meaningful lives.

Fifty members of Extinction Rebellion Brent, including a former police officer, a retired firefighter and a doctor, spent last week protesting against the government's perceived lack of action on climate change.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Times' readers this week.

Any regular reader of my column in the Brent & Kilburn Times will know that I am deeply concerned over the provision of healthcare services in the London Borough of Brent.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Times' readers this week.

I am delighted that Labour now supports a second referendum on Brexit, but also pleased Labour is not approaching a possible general election as a single-issue campaign.

A Wembley man is offering advice to future apprentices after successfully landing a salaried job with a housing association.

An alleged murderer accused of slashing a Kingsbury man's neck in a bar believed his victim was "possibly" armed after seeing him being "passed something shiny", a court heard.

Josh Hanson's throat was slit by a man in a pub in an act of "pitiless savagery", a court has heard.

Transport chiefs could axe the 611 bus route between Stonebridge Park station and East Finchley Cemetery.

PROMOTED CONTENT

Cauldron Foods' comedy night will give vegans the last laugh as Vegan comics dispel vegan myths.

Seligo.pro is the UK's ground-breaking platform and app dedicated to streamlining the relationship between waste collectors and treatment sites.

Does your family have what it takes to capture the funniest family festive photo in town?

Most read

Awards Directory

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Brent & Kilburn Times
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now