A man has admitted the manslaughter of his estranged wife in Stonebridge but denied murdering her in an arson attack after allegedly spying on her with secret cameras.

Fire crews tackled a blaze at a recycling plant in Neasden in the early hours of Sunday morning.

A woman has been taken to hospital following a blaze in a Kilburn flat.

A man has been taken to hospital following a house fire in Harlesden.

Fire crews tackled a blaze in a Park Royal bakery which could be smelt miles away in Hampstead.

Motorists are being rescued from their cars following a burst water main on the North Circular.

Fire crews worked to make surroundings safe during a blaze in a Park Royal industrial unit.

A father has told of his family’s dramatic rescue by firefighters as an inferno raged in a nearby Kingsbury property.

A woman has died following a bedsit fire in Northwick Park.

A councillor crossed boroughs to give “exhausted” fire crews sandwiches after they tackled a blaze in Park Royal.

A man has been charged with murder in connection with a fatal house fire in Stonebridge.

A murder investigation has been launched following a fatal fire in Stonebridge.

The entire first floor and a roof a house have been damaged in a Dollis Hill blaze.

A man has died following a blaze at a converted house in Wembley which police are treating as arson.

Around 200 people were shepherded to safety while a Kensal Green hostel burned on Friday night.

Three people ran out a burning building before a fire tore through the ground floor of a shop.

Primary school pupils in Harlesden dressed in green and held a litter pick in memory of those who died in the Grenfell tower blaze.

Fire chiefs are investigating the cause of a blaze at a restaurant and takeaway shop in Queen’s Park.

A discarded cigarette is believed to have caused a fire on a 13th floor balcony in Wembley.

A woman body’s has been found by specialist fire crews following a warehouse blaze in Neasden.

Eight fire crews have been called to a blaze at a flat in Kilburn.

The roof and first floor of a church community hall in Neasden have been destroyed by a blaze.

More than 100 people were evacuated from a TK Maxx store in Kilburn after smoke began pouring from a doorway.

Not one of the schools in Brent where fires have broken out in the last decade had sprinklers installed at the time, new figures have revealed.

Brent council chiefs are reminding people that BBQs are banned in all the borough’s parks.


For the past six months, employers and employees have been adapting to ways of working from home. The green light has now been given to many people to go back to offices safely. From flexible hours and staggered starting times to deep cleaning, we’re getting ready for new ways of working.

School’s in for summer – and beyond – with health experts agreeing that pupils safely returning to their studies is “positively” the right thing to do. It’s vital for all children’s welfare, not just in terms of students’ future education but also mental and physical well-being, as well as social interaction of classmates.

The NHS Test and Trace system provides protection for family, friends, colleagues and the community, and is here to keep all of us safe and allow us to enjoy summer safely. We take a look at how the system is working and talk to one member of the thousands of team members about her experiences.

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