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REGENERATION

The plan to build an Old Oak and Park Royal community is beset by complexities, risks and uncertainty that is putting the multi-billion pound vision into jeopardy.

Brent council's planning team has won a national award in recognition of the projects, plans and commitments it makes in the borough.

Neighbours in Alperton still have questions over what will be Brent's tallest tower - with preparatory works already getting underway.

Brent cabinet chiefs have bulldozed the Kilburn community's hopes for the Granville and Carlton centres, which will now be redeveloped into housing and enterprise space.

The "starting gun has now been fired" in Old Oak Common with a £250m cash injection from the government to kickstart the multi- billion pound regeneration project.

A used-car enterprise in Willesden Junction has declared war on the Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation (OPDC) over a multi-billion pound regeneration project.

Tensions rose at two community meetings held by the council over plans to regenerate or refurbish a vast council estate in Stonebridge.

"Is there any chance of moving from this area?" was the rallying cry at a tense HS2 meeting in South Kilburn.

Campaigners in Brent are "delighted" that developers have delayed the expansion of the Brent Cross Shopping Centre.

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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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