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.
A young Congolese man is the first to be awarded with a scholarship set up in memory of a Kilburn entertainment lawyer.
Campaigners from Roe Green Village have won a huge planning victory after Powerleague announced it would ditch plans to build a large floodlit sports complex on Kingsbury High School’s Bacon Lane campus.
The bunting is already out and the cakes are in the oven - neighbours in Kingsbury’s Roe Green Village are busily prepping for a birthday party to mark their community’s centenary on Saturday.
Villagers in Roe Green have a fresh fight on their hands as an appeal is lodged to put commercial football pitches in a nearby secondary school.
Brent schools are among the most “at risk” of losing out in the government’s National Funding Formula, according to predicted data.
Villagers face a fresh battle to block plans for floodlit football pitches to be built on a conservation area.
Eight secondary schools in Brent are closed today following harsh snow conditions at the weekend.
Inspiring the next generation of Kingsbury students was the order of the day during a school’s 50th anniversary celebration.
Residents in Roe Green Village have expressed relief that a controversial planning application to build commercial football pitches in a nearby school has been declined.
Three women from Brent including a school governor, a former nurse and a foster carer have been recognised in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours List.
A Kingsbury father smelling toxic fumes near schools in the area has urged the council to take action on “illegal waste burning.”
The MP for Brent North says that a proposed commercial football pitch in a Kingsbury school has no legal consent and jeopardises national commitments to tackle obesity.
Tomorrow’s national teachers’ strike will force many of Brent’s schools to close or offer a reduced timetable to selected years.
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.
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