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Three Brent bars granted permission for Notting Hill Carnival after parties despite objections

The Shop, The Island and Le Junction can stay open longer after Brent Council sub-committee approves Temporary Event Notices

GCSEs: Wembley schoolboy who beat cancer wins Brentford FC Academy place

Cory Hall, 16, was diagnosed with lymphoma at the age of nine

Pupils, like those at Nower Hill High School in Pinner, are collecting their GCSE results today

Harrow and Brent GCSE results

Results as we get them, scroll down to find your school

Disappointing GCSEs? Support is at hand in Hounslow

School leavers can sign up to a course designed to help them get back on track and back into education or work

One of the two lion statues made of recycle waste by artist Faith Bebbington and installed at Wembley Stadium

Sabrina Moss killers found guilty at Old Bailey, one week before what would have been her 25th birthday

Three men have been found guilty of killing a mother of one while she was celebrating her 24th birthday.

New scheme for Brent could tackle rogue landlords and improve living conditions

Brent Council's cabinet will decide whether to introduce a selective licensing scheme for private sector landlords in order to drive up living standards and tackle rogue landlords in the borough.

Harrow High School students set for bright future after A-level results

Students were jumping for joy after securing their places at their university of choice.

Watch: Wembley film maker's documentary ‘Is fast food killing Britain's youth?’

21-year-old releases his first film, a documentary on the impact of fast food.

New community group launched to help protect 'neglected' park

A new community group has been launched to help protect and improve a park and its buildings after locals branded it as being 'neglected' by Brent Council.

In pictures: What exactly was going on while the tube to Uxbridge was closed?

Photos show engineers working to improve tracks during the 23 days the Metropolitan and Piccadilly lines were shut

'I'm incredibly proud' says father of Wembley quadruplets set to climb Kilimanjaro for disabled children charity

Bindya, Vanisha, Urvashi and Vinay, all 17, are setting off for Africa this month and have already raised thousands of pounds.

Fake immigration adviser forced to pay back thousands in compensation

A court heard that a fake immigration adviser from Wembley will have to pay back over £3,000 in compensation.

Author to challenge perceptions of tough estate in new book

Brent-based author Andre Anderson is contributing towards a book based on tough estates across the UK.

Fall short on your GCSEs this month? Here is how to secure a Positive Direction

An organisation is working with those who fall short in Brent to go on and achieve elsewhere in education and the workplace.

Hundreds register to swap home at a fair for social housing tenants in Harrow, Brent and Barnet

People looking to downsize, upsize or relocate within north-west London were invited to event to learn more about 'mutual exchanges'

The residents' panel of Brent Housing Partnership, which has won the Leaders In Diversity Award

Have your say: Brent Housing Partnership's summer roadshow for tenants and leaseholders

Events in Stonebridge, Kilburn, Wembley and Kingsbury will allow people to meet BHP managers and board members and representatives from contractors

The former Palace of Industry concrete lion's head corbel unveiled on its new mount on a plinth in Wembley by, left, James Saunders from land developer Quintain and, right, Brent Council leader Councillor Muhammed Butt

Rescued iconic concrete lion head from old Palace of Industry in Wembley finally mounted on plinth

Head was one of three corbels saved from the building constructed for the British Empire Exhibition of 1924

Businessman with 20 McDonald's restaurants is in running for award

Atul Pathak, who runs 20 McDonald's restaurants across west and north-west London, in running for an award.

Captain Leefe Robinson, who is buried in Harrow Weald, won a Victoria Cross for being the first Briton to shoot down a German zeppelin over Britain

First World War: events in Harrow and Brent marking centenary of outbreak of Great War

What's happening locally to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Britain declaring war on Germany

Missing Romanian teen Elena Dimitru, 15, of Spalding, Lincs

Missing 'streetwise' Romanian foster teen may be in Brent, police say

The girl, 15, had only lived in Lincolnshire for a week before she disappeared

Designer shopping centre host summer holiday activities

London Designer Outlet in Wembley are hosting a series of family fun activities every weekend during the summer holidays.

Two new nurseries planned for Brent children's centres and third could expand

Brent Council's cabinet committee approves lease changes to three children's centres across borough

New charges for green waste bins in Brent labelled 'rip off'

Brent Council have approved plans to start charging households an annual fee of £40 to have their green waste collected.

Two newly refurbished hotels for west London to open this summer

Holiday Inn London Heathrow Terminal 5 and Holiday Inn London West set to open in August

Harrow Arts Centre

School summer holidays: What to do in Harrow and Brent

Goolistan Cooper compiles a selection of things to do to entertain the kids in Harrow and Brent during the school summer holidays.


X Factor asks council for permission to hold gig for 10,000 fans at Wembley

X Factor applies to Brent Council to hold promotional invite-only gig for 10,000 fans by unnamed 'famous music act' in Wembley's Olympic Way

Twenty-three days of tube disruption to start in Hillingdon

The Uxbridge branch of the Metropolitan and Piccadilly lines will close for track replacement on July 19

House under renovation in dramatic 3am blaze

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters were needed to battle the flames.

Break in at Saint Andrews church sees rare medal stolen along with £400 in cash

Medal belonged to former pastoral assistant who was awarded it by a Bishop while battling terminal cancer.


Wembley is part of the London Borough of Brent and today is one of the most ethnically diverse districts in the country. The prime landmark is Wembley Stadium, rebuilt 2003-2007 at a cost of £827-million, and Wembley Arena, a concert venue built in 1934.

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