Tuesday 25 June Carlton & Granville redevelopment shortlisted for awards hat-trick

Improvements to a "treasured community resource" in South Kilburn have been shortlisted for three architecture prizes, at the prestigious New London Awards 2019. The redevelopment of The Granville, wh…

Tuesday 25 June Funeral of former Mayor of Brent, Joyce Bacchus MBE

The funeral of former councillor and Mayor of Brent, Joyce Bacchus MBE will take place this Saturday (29 June). There will be a funeral mass at St Erconwald Catholic Church, Preston Rd at 10am. Her in…

Monday 24 June New scheme to curb school-run congestion launched

Scenes of congested roads around Brent primary schools are set to be a thing of the past, after a new initiative to ease traffic, improve safety and air quality at peak times was launched earlie…

Thursday 20 June Potato peel bags will line Wembley’s bins in UK first

Biodegradable bags made of leftover potato peels and corn are to line Wembley's litter bins in a bid to cut down plastic waste. 20,000 plastic-free bags will be introduced as part of a two-month tri…

Thursday 20 June Criminal record plus hefty fine for rogue landlord who failed to keep Brent family safe

A rogue landlord, who rented out an unsafe and unlicensed property in Mapesbury ward, has been slammed with a £10,000 fine and costs after ignoring two civil penalty notices issued by Brent Council. …

Wednesday 19 June Brent’s Cabinet puts communities first in allocating social housing

On Monday evening, 17 June, Brent's Cabinet made changes to the way that the very limited amount of social housing is allocated in the borough.   London's housing crisis is hitting Brent hard. Homel…