Bentley Priory Museum secures £1million funding for Battle of Britain project

The museum, located at the Headquarters of Fighter Command during the Battle of Britain, will use the funding to enhance the Learning Centre

Robbed: 70-year-old Marian Botos

Arrests made after elderly poppy seller robbed and knocked to the ground

According to police, 70-year-old Marian Botos “was practically on her doorstep when she was attacked and robbed of her handbag”

Curzon Avenue, Stanmore

Detectives renew appeal after elderly woman remains in critical condition following robbery

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of robbery on Friday November 13

Curzon Avenue, Stanmore

Pensioner knocked to ground and has handbag stolen in 'nasty and callous attack'

The pensioner suffered a serious head injury after falling to the ground and having her handbag stolen

Elderly couple escape house fire in Kingsbury

A fire has damaged the ground floor and part of the first floor of the house

Grinning: Doha Lupoli no longer has to hide her smile

Student has first proper smile in 25 years thanks to life-changing treatment

Doha Lupoli used to hide her teeth, smiling with her mouth closed even on her wedding day

Anmer Lodge: An artist's impression of the site redevelopment

Anmer Lodge site set to receive new lease of life as redevelopment goes ahead

New homes, shops and car parking spaces planned for the 2.65 acre derelict site

Poor max was run over by a bus and had to be rescued by firefighters

Firefighter launches fundraising campaign to save critically injured puppy

Can you help pay for this poor puppy's care after he was run over by a bus?

Joe Gilbert handcycled 1,000 miles in just three months, cutting his time target in half

Paralysed man handcycles 1,000 miles to raise funds for charity

On completing his journey, Joe Gilbert has decided to bike a further 1,000 miles by the end of the year

Deaf people helped conman to scam government out of £800k

Shahab Reza, his wife and son have admitted their part in a scam to defraud the DWP.

Battle of Britain flypast: See fighter aircraft on 75th anniversary

Remember 'The Few' as dozens of historic aircraft take to the skies for the memorial event on Tuesday

August Bank Holiday: Supermarket opening times

Bank Holiday Monday opening times for Aldi, Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons, Lidl and Waitrose

Map shows 16 stabbings in west London in just TWO months

We have compiled a map of recent knife crime in the area after a worrying spate of six stabbings in just five days

Rugby World Cup 2015: Road closures and how to get there

The Rugby World Cup is just around the corner; here's a list of the road closures and how to get there

Police would like to speak to 18-year-old Reece Tivendale

Appeal after man stabbed in stomach in Stanmore

Police would like to speak to this 18-year-old as they believe he was in the area at the time.

Body found in Stanmore believed to be that of missing man

Police found the body on Sunday (August 2) and believe it is that of missing man Paul Nevin, from Edgware, who was last seen on July 18

The commemorative stamp details a picture of the Operations Room in Bentley Priory

Battle of Britain command bunker commemorated with stamp

The stamp marks the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain and shows the Operations Room in Bentley Priory, Stanmore

London Titans to include more people in wheelchair basketball

The London Titans run six teams at three venues across the capital: The Olympic Park, Stanmore, and Ealing

Missing: 14-year-old Mohammed Ali Elesawi was last seen leaving his home on Saturday, June 13

Teen missing for 13 days found safe and well

The 14-year-old, who has links to Stanmore, was last seen on Saturday (June 13)

Missing Stanmore teen Ebenezer Menda found

Ebenezer Menda, 14, went missing from her home in Stanmore on Friday morning (June 19)

Police concerned for welfare of missing 14-year-old

Ebenezer Menda was last seen at her home in Stanmore on Friday morning

Queen's Birthday Honours: West Londoners honoured in list

Find out who has been included in the Queen's Birthday Honours list 2015 and why

Did you see the attack outside Sainsbury's at The Broadway, Stanmore?

Man stabbed in chest in Stanmore attack

The 21-year-old was rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries but is now said to be in a stable condition

City of London Magistrates Court

Roofing boss fined after putting lives at risk

The Stanmore construction firm boss was fined £5,000 and ordered to pay court costs due to a lack of safety measures

Navjivan Vadil Kendra looks after elderly and lonely people in the area

Charity recognised with Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

The achievement is the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK

103-year-old Diana Gould was surprised to see firefighters visit her for her birthday

Firefighters' birthday surprise for 103-year-old

103-year-old Diana Gould has survived both world wars, keeping fit playing badminton well into her 80s

Harrow fundraisers collect thousands for victims of Nepal disaster

Prayers were said for those who have lost their lives in the tragedy

Shree Swaminarayan Temple, Stanmore (Google StreetView)

Nepal earthquake: Stanmore temple hosts special prayer for victims

The Shree Swaminarayan Temple will be remembering victims and encouraging people to donate

What you can expect at the Rugby World Cup Fanzone this year

Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour comes to west London

Wembley Park will also be one of the 15 official fan zones which offer big screens, rugby activities and entertainment

UK's first state-funded Hindu secondary school unveils plans for new home

You can learn more about Avanti House School's plans to move to council playing fields in Stanmore at an exhibition next week


Stanmore is characterised by numerous small restaurants and cafés, several pubs and boutique-style clothing stores. The extensive residential areas are leafy and predominantly affluent, with many residents commuting to jobs in London.

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