Brent’s former mayor Bertha Joseph is calling for more use of stop and search powers by police after her grandson was mugged at knifepoint.
Wembley High Technology College has been named the joint highest performing school in the country – topping the charts for Progress 8 scores for the second year running.
Courtney Massay’s double hat-trick inspires St Panteleimon to comfortable 12-1 win over South Kilburn in the Middlesex County League Premier Division.
An award-winning Kensal Rise artist ended 2018 with yet another trophy in recognition of his thought provoking installations.
A Kensal Rise artist’s mission to eradicate knife crime continues with a new interactive installation.
A Willesden secondary school has renamed its theatre in a tribute to a gifted pupil who was murdered in January last year.
The parents of two murdered teenage boys have got behind a new campaign by Brent Council urging youths not to carry knives.
The principal of Capital City Academy has lavished praise on her “remarkable” GCSE students.
Pupils at Capital City Academy have no regrets staying for sixth form after achieving the grades they needed to go forward.
Sent to school in Kenya for hanging out with the wrong crowd, a man has now graduated with a first class degree after being inspired by his father’s radical plan.
Thousands of people enjoyed a free community festival in Harlesden organised by the parents of a murdered schoolboy.
A free family festival in honour of a popular teenager stabbed to death in Willesden is back on this weekend with its aim of stamping out knife crime.
An anti-knife crime festival in honour of a popular teenager stabbed to death in Willesden has been called off – because too many people wanted to go.
The parents of a much-loved teenager stabbed to death in Willesden have planned a free community festival to honour his life and raise awareness of knife crime.
Two 14-year-olds have been jailed for the murder of “kind hearted” Saif Abdul Majid in Neasden.
The woman who sat with teenager Quamari Serunkuma-Barnes on the pavement after he was fatally stabbed has launched a dance show in his memory.
The life of a young murder victim is to be honoured at the secondary school in Willesden where he was a pupil.
A 14-year-old’s thought-provoking talk on discrimination was the pick of the bunch at a borough-wide public speaking event at Queen’s Park Community School on Friday.
A celebrity artist from Kensal Rise whose work has flown over Buckingham Palace has been nominated for a top award.
Communities in Brent have a week to apply for grants to help them in their work to combat youth crime.
Eight secondary schools in Brent are closed today following harsh snow conditions at the weekend.
Brent recorded the third highest numbers of homicides across London in the 12 months up until June of this year.
The parents of 15-year-old murder victim Quamari Barnes have called for “adult” sentences for teenage killers to force young people to realise carrying knives is “not worth it”.
The teenager, who wore a mask, had lain in wait for Quamari outside Capital City Academy in Doyle Gardens.
Two star pupils at Capital City Academy have joined 2,000 students in England to hitting the top GSCE grades while classmates tested each other to ensure good results.
A new community centre, The Yellow, opens in Wembley Park in the heart of the Brent community. From October 1, the hub will offer a selection of arts and fitness classes, many of which will be free.
Middlesex opened their Royal London One-day Cup campaign with an exciting 38-run victory over Essex at Chelmsford.
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