Campaigners desperately trying to save a 19th century rustic villa in Stonebridge have slammed the council’s new heritage documents.

Brent cabinet members have voted to bring back lifetime tenancies for all its housing tenants.

Proposals to redevelop a Sudbury car park for a second time have been rejected by Brent Council - despite a cash pledge by the developer.

A Cricklewood community are staging a social distancing demonstration against plans to build multi-storey high rises.

A Stonebridge community group has a green light to take the ongoing battle for Bridge Park to trial after winning an appeal, arguing that it has a claim to the land.

People are being told to avoid Kilburn High Road as a building is “about to collapse”.

The current ban on evictions ends on June 25. The government must extend the deadline and overhaul the system.

The UK’s biggest regeneration project in Old Oak Common is back on track and the mood optimistic despite uncertainty surrounding the Covid pandemic.

Young people from Capital City Academy, working with media literacy charity The Student View, have looked at the latest data around rough sleeping. Here’s their report.

An application to redevelop a Sudbury carpark has been deferred, despite councillors initially voting to reject the proposal.

Noisy neighbour complaints in Brent have reached an all-time high since lockdown began.

A former council leader has slammed Brent Council for denying his request to defer a planning meeting on the future redevelopment of a Sudbury car park.

Campaigners trying to save a listed 19th century villa in Stonebridge from demolition fear Brent’s own policy to protect heritage assets will not protect the building.

A 91-year-old great-grandmother who implored Brent Council to sort out recurring floating sewage in her garden has had a reprieve.

A 61-year-old tortoise has been saved from eviction from his garden home in Mapesbury following a community outcry.

Private renters in Brent who fear what coronovirus lockdown may do to their tenancies can now access a Kilburn charity’s new website.

Brent Council will use the “resources and expertise” of a housing association to support its approach to housebuilding over the next five years.

Brent’s only law centre offering residents free legal help with casework and representation has closed.

A rogue landlord must pay back £190,000 in rent he collected from illegal flats in Wembley.

Locals and historians have launched a campaign to prevent the demolition of a listed 19th century villa in Stonebridge.

Plans to build more than 200 new homes as part of South Kilburn’s major regeneration project were approved despite claims people are being priced out by such schemes.

Park Royal and Old Oak Common chiefs have welcomed new station designs from HS2 which signal a green light to their own regeneration plans.

Communities gathered in Wembley Park to celebrate 100 years of council homes at an event hosted by Brent Council in partnership with the Chartered Institute of Housing.

Neighbours in and around Welsh Harp are urging Barnet Council to refuse an application to build housing on nearby Metropolitan Open Land.

Young people living on St Raphael’s Estate have been invited to a free music event in Wembley Park where they’ll have a chance to have their say on regeneration plans for where they live.


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