Monday 21 January Brent urges government to end housing benefit to rogue landlords

Today, Brent Council is urging the government to stop rogue landlords who fail councils' "fit and proper" tests receiving housing benefit.   The council, which is known for its zero-tolerance sta…

Tuesday 15 January Cleaning services in Brent brought back in house

Brent Council's Cabinet has given the go ahead for cleaning of council estates to be done directly by Brent Council. This means that tenants and leaseholders will be getting more control over the serv…

Tuesday 15 January Brent residents voice concerns about Brexit at public meeting

The home of London's biggest community of EU nationals, Brent, hosted a public meeting about Brexit on 14 January 2019. Over 75 residents attended the ‘Time to Talk' public meeting’, on the eve of the…

Friday 11 January New Winning Business Show launched to help boost Brent businesses

The first Brent 'Winning Business Show' is expected to welcome over 100 local businesses and invitations are now open to SMEs across Brent to register for their free delegate pass. Taking place on Tue…

Friday 11 January £500K boost for culture and creative groups in Brent

Local people, organisations and creative groups across the borough will benefit from a new £500,000 grant scheme to lead their own cultural activities during Brent's year as London Borough of Culture …

Wednesday 09 January Gold standard for Brent Elected Member training

Brent Council has been awarded the 'gold standard' Charter Plus Award for Elected Member Development. The Charter Plus Award is given to councils in recognition of their ongoing commitment and strate…