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It’s the “end of an era” for Northwick Park Hospital’s steam boiler engineer who is retiring at the same time as the boiler house powers down.

The proposed merger of eight clinical commissioning groups (CCG), including Brent and Westminster, into one core group is to take effect in April 2021.

A deaf Covid-19 survivor treated at Northwick Park Hospital is taking part in a national trial to see if his blood plasma can save others.

Those looking to tone up and get fit can do so by attending free exercise sessions in Brent parks.

Volunteers in Kilburn find themselves as busy now as they did before Coronavirus closed their kitchen.

Northwick Park Hospital is the first place in UK to use mobile kidney dialysis machines which is saving the lives of many Covid-19 patients.

A mural thanking NHS staff and all key workers beams out from a Kingbury optician premises.

A Harlesden Diabetes UK volunteer has been offering advice on healthy eating during Ramadan while the coronavirus pandemic continues.

Patients at Northwick Park Hospital have been drawn out of their beds by the musical tones of a violin playing consultant.

The mother of a lively autistic boy is planning a talent show with a difference for when covid lockdown measures end.

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.

A former soap star has been made an ambassador of a dementia group in Cricklewood.

Hundreds of people came out to watch female footballers fight it out to win the Wembley Cup.

Northwick Park Hospital is on “standby for a major incident” to contain the spread of coronavirus, according to communications by the London North West University NHS Trust.

Multiple coronavirus cases have been confirmed at Northwick Park Hospital.

Patients needing an air ambulance is seeing a steady climb in Brent.

The law is changing around organ donation which could eliminate waiting lists in Brent.

A dedicated Macmillan nurse who works at St Mark’s Hospital has been made an MBE for her work with people with colorectal cancer.

Health chiefs have given a green light to closing a walk-in medical centre in Cricklewood.

A Harlesden-based charity has partnered with Public Health England to help improve the lives of those affected by a life-threatening, inherited blood condition.

Ten mayors will be joining the public at a free multi-cultural beauty day in Wembley to celebrate Brent as borough of culture.

There is “sign of progress” in getting step-free access Willesden Green Tube station, according to Brent’s City Hall member.

A GP surgery in Cricklewood has been hit with an overall ‘inadequate’ rating from the health watchdog.

Parents with children at a private Harrow school have been notified of a confirmed case of hand, foot, and mouth disease among pupils.

The urgent care centre at Central Middlesex Hospital will no longer be open 24 hours a day, hospital bosses have confirmed.

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