Thursday 18 April 97% of residents offered a top three preference primary school

Every Brent child whose parents applied on time has been offered a primary school place for September 2019.   Figures published on Tuesday 16 April show that Brent Council received 3,602 on time …

Monday 15 April A stain on Wembley’s streets: paan spitting challenged with new community-led campaign

People who spit paan on the streets of Wembley faced a rude awakening this weekend. Local volunteers, together with councillors, launched a campaign with two days of action to tackle the problem of pa…

Friday 12 April High Commissioner enjoys tour of Brent’s rich Jamaican cultural roots

Bob Marley's former Neasden home was one of the highlights as the High Commissioner of Jamaica, Seth George Ramocan, toured Jamaican cultural sites across Brent last week (4 April). As well visiting …

Friday 12 April Blue badge fraudster hit with unprecedented £2,000 fine

A Harlesden resident has been hit with an unprecedented fine of over £2,000 for repeated Blue Badge fraud following action by Brent Council. Enforcement officers caught Mr Oskar Roschke, of Rucklidge…

Wednesday 10 April Mayor of Brent’s sold out Gala Fundraising Dinner raises money for families in poverty

Over 300 guests attended a gala dinner to raise funds for the Mayor of Brent's chosen charities last Friday (5 April). The two charitable organisations, which both work to support to people in poverty…

Tuesday 09 April Men sleeping rough offered sanctuary and support

People who found themselves homeless this winter have been welcomed at night shelters across Brent. Brent Shelter of Sanctuary is a winter night shelter aimed at providing men with a roof over their …