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A Wembley couple who fed more than 200,000 vulnerable people during Covid have won recognition from the Prime Minister.

Experts at Oxford University have created an online tool to pinpoint the local areas most at risk from a second wave of coronavirus, including in north London.

A star-studded line-up of drive-through events in Brent Cross has been cancelled.

Willesden Post Office staff have been recognised for their hard work and dedication during the Covid lockdown.

Volunteers are needed to test Covid-19 vaccines in a bid to stop deaths from the pandemic.

A volunteer-led organisation has raised more than £25,000 to dish up meals for NHS workers at Homerton, Northwick Park and the Royal London hospitals during the coronavirus pandemic.

Two Northwick Park Hospital therapists have told of their experiences after they were redeployed from treating children to working in the mortuary department during the Covid-19 pandemic peak.

The “ambition” was for all primary school children to return before the summer holidays, the Department of Education said: this ambition is no longer feasible.

Non-essential shops in Brent and around the UK are dusting off their shelves to reopen for business next week.

The ban on evictions has been extended by the government for another two months amid the Covid-19 crisis.

Barry Gardiner MP has defended attending a Black Lives Matter protest in Hyde Park saying a test revealed he was not a Covid-19 carrier.

Cancer Research’s Race for Life has been completely cancelled in London this year amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

A Brent MP has thrown her support behind a campaign to extend the ban on evictions.

A coalition of faith leaders came together to donate 1,000 face masks to London’s food banks, including in Brent.

A Wembley-based charity has delivered 1,500 food parcels to those most in need during the coronavirus pandemic.

A Kenton hospice has been gifted a £1,000 grant by a local charity to buy essential personal protection equipment (PPE).

More than 7,600 items of food and toiletries have been delivered to foodbanks in Brent by British Red Cross teams.

Brent has the highest number of coronavirus-led deaths in the capital.

A Willesden Green composer has gathered 73 international musicians to release an isolation video, with all proceeds going to NHS staff.

A North London charity has already racked up £12,000 in a matched crowdfunding campaign to support older people particularly impacted by the coronavirus lockdown.

A mum and daughter catering team are launching a new home delivery service while also helping out over worked NHS staff during the covid crisis.

Local artists are encouraged to apply for funds to keep the legacy of Brent 2020 London Borough of Culture programme alive.

A total 327 people have so far died of coronavirus at Northwick Park’s hospital trust.

Queen’s Park’s largest residents’ association has launched a support network to help with all related efforts in the community during the Covid-19 lockdown.

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