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Improving accessibility to services and rewarding Community Champions
Wednesday July 29, 2015

I’m thrilled that the Community Champion Awards are back. These awards recognise and celebrate the people of Brent who go above and beyond, those who selflessly contribute so much for the benefit of our community.

Summer in the City
Wednesday July 1, 2015

If the weather forecast is right, it is likely to be very hot when you’re reading this and the good news is there’s lots to look forward to in Brent this summer.

Securing jobs, homes and growth
Friday March 27, 2015

I will be attending the first meeting of the new Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation Board, which has been set up as part of the new Mayoral Development Corporation (MDC) for the area.

Building a better Brent together
Monday March 9, 2015

As the spring nights get lighter, people seem to take on a new lease of life with renewed energy and enthusiasm. Hopefully, the same can be said for Brent now that two major documents have been agreed.

Brent: A community united
Friday January 30, 2015

I am sure that we will all have been moved by the seventieth anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, and the televised images from earlier this week of the camp where, during WW2, Nazi soldiers mercilessly murdered over one million Jews.

New Year resolutions
Monday December 29, 2014

The New Year is always a time of renewed hope and resolutions – a promise to oneself to eat healthier, exercise more and generally be a ‘better’ person than last year.

Helping the borough to thrive
Wednesday November 26, 2014

The festive season is almost upon us and there are lots of exciting things going on in Brent.

Better lives for children, families and workers
Wednesday October 29, 2014

October has been a busy month. For three large communities we have in Brent, it’s been a time of celebration and new beginnings; the Jewish New Year was at the end of September and the Hindu New Year and Islamic New Year were both last week. ‘Happy New Year’ to all those who celebrated.

Your Brent. Your Community. Your Services.
Wednesday September 24, 2014

Great results all round
Wednesday August 27, 2014

August is a month that looms large in most teenagers’ diaries. It’s a month of extreme emotions – ecstasy at seeing all your hard work rewarded by good grades and university places or disappointment at not getting what you wanted.