Lambs, chicken and guinea pigs have moved into a primary school in Wembley to be part of the pupils' learning experience.
A bee corridor will bring a burst of colour to Brent's parks this summer and provide food for pollinating insects.
The familiar site of discarded chewing gum at suburban Tube stations is likely to remain - as transport chiefs admit defeat in ending the scourge.
A community has accused Brent of neglecting Dollis Hill after a vast hole was left for 10 days and street light repairs for a year.
A river blighted with sewage pouring out of people's toilets in Kenton has led to a giant community effort to start replanting flowers.
Queen's Park has triumphed with a golden win in this year's London in Bloom awards.
In a further blow to the Brent community Barnet councillors gave the green light for a rubbish dump on the borough borders.
Two machetes were amongst the rubbish picked up by volunteers cleaning up a Kingsbury park.
A multi-agency task force put together by Brent Council to clamp down on crime in shisha cafes has been shortlisted for an environmental excellence award.
Junior school pupils in Dollis Hill are celebrating their eco credentials after successfully hanging on to their environment award.
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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