Friday 14 June Grenfell Tower fire: Brent remembers

It is the second anniversary of the Grenfell Tower tragedy and Brent Civic Centre has been lit green as a mark of remembrance and solidarity with those whose lives, loved ones and homes were lost. Cou…

Wednesday 12 June Tributes paid to Les Ford, former Mayor of Brent

The former Mayor of Brent, Les Ford, sadly died on Saturday 1 June. Flags are flying at half-mast today at Brent Civic Centre.Les helped to raise money for charity Help the Aged (now Age UK), which pr…

Wednesday 12 June Doors open to new opportunities for residents

Thousands of people connected with employers looking for new talent at the Job and Apprenticeship Show at Wembley Stadium on 21 May. Employers such as Border Force and NHS were quick to attract a crow…

Monday 10 June Have your say on licencing for private rented properties in Brent

A borough-wide consultation on landlord licensing for privately rented properties in Brent launches today for ten weeks.   The online consultation is open to anyone to have their say on landlord lic…

Thursday 06 June Community Lottery set to provide cash boost for voluntary sector

Proposals to set up a Brent Community Lottery to provide a new income stream to the local Voluntary and Community Sector are set to be discussed at Brent Council's Cabinet in June. If Cabinet gives i…

Wednesday 05 June ‘Armchair Bandit’ fined over £2,000 for illegal rubbish dumping

A man caught in the act of dumping an armchair on a Willesden pavement has been found guilty of flytipping and fined £2,085 as a result of enforcement action taken by Brent Council. Mr Stephen McCa…