Thursday 25 April Brent scoops planning award

A UK planning industry award was handed to Brent council's planning team yesterday (24 April) in recognition of the projects and plans and commitments made by the team to borough. The RTPI awards for…

Wednesday 24 April More than 500 homeless residents find homes through Council-owned company, i4B

More than 500 homeless residents have found secure, new homes though the Brent-Council owned company, i4B Holding Limited (i4B). The first tenants of properties managed by i4B moved into their new ho…

Tuesday 23 April Statement from the Mayor of Brent, Councillor Arshad Mahmood, on the Sri Lanka attacks

Mayor of Brent, Councillor Arshad Mahmood, said “My thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by the senseless and horrific crime that took place over Easter Weekend in Sri Lanka. This is a de…

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 …