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Cockroaches caught in a trap in High Crown Bakery

Cockroach infestations close bakery and restaurant

One of the businesses has been allowed to reopen, but a restaurant in Wembley remains closed after cockroaches were discovered

Diprash Shakya

Wembley man who left ‘woman for dead’ in 'ferocious' attack is jailed

Diprash Shakya, 23, was part of a gang which carried out the "vicious" attack in Camden

Missing teenage girl from Ealing found, Met Police confirm

Officers thanked the media and public for their help with the appeal

Dangerous foreign criminals could be living under aliases, police warn

The officer leading Operation Sunfire said five men wanted abroad for crimes including rape and sex trafficking could be living unassuming lives in west London.

Five dangerous men linked to west London wanted by police

The men – feared to be hiding in west London – include a suspected sex trafficker and a convicted violent rapist

Lowlands hotshot Mitchell Jones blows away competition

Teenager takes men’s singles title at Wembley & Harrow Closed Championships

Police grow increasingly concerned for teenage girl missing for more than two weeks

Giorgia Welch-Adesanya, 15, was last seen in Wembley on February 12 and officers are concerned for her welfare

Rubbish illegally dumped by Christopher Stokes in Essoldo Way, Brent

Wembley removal man fined for 'unsightly' flytipping in Brent

Christopher Stokes, owner of PJ Rubbish Removals, must pay up within six months or face a spell behind bars

ASBOs for two men jailed for robbing Wembley pensioner

The police say they will not tolerate such crime and will bring perpetrators to justice

Scenes from Oscar-winning The Theory of Everything filmed in Brent

The Theory of Everything crew transformed Brent Town Hall into a hospital to films scenes for the Oscar-winning movie

Wembley man awarded for charity work

Anil Pindoria, 31, fundraises for Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research and has been given an award in recognition of his efforts

Man guilty of attempted murder after 'brutal' Wembley stabbing

Mergim Krasniqi will be sentenced next month for his role in the death of 45-year-old Alfred Foster

'Dangerous sexual predator' who groomed young girls online escapes jail

Mohammed Sarang, 19, pleaded guilty to a number of offences and was given a two-year suspended sentence

New app means YOU could change colour of Wembley arch

New app will see Wembley Stadium arch light up in different colours when goals are scored, to follow social media trends and in response to crowd noise

Call for victim of Tube 'sexual assault' to come forward

A man has been arrested after allegedly groping a woman on the Tube and pretending to be in a relationship with her but she left Hammersmith station without leaving details

Frozen fun to keep Brent kids happy this half term

Arts, crafts and Disney Frozen fun will take place at libraries around Brent this half term

Patient 'tried to push paramedic onto busy A4 in Kensington'

Terrifying attack came the day after the same ambulance crew were assaulted by another patient in Wembley, who has since been jailed

Fresh appeal for information after man killed in Wembley collision

Officers have appealed for anyone with information on the crash, in which a 38-year-old man was killed, to get in touch with the Serious Collision Investigation Unit

Firefighter wish granted for Isleworth boy battling cancer

Five-year-old Saksham Mamgain joined his heroes for the day during a visit to Wembley Fire Station

Northolt fire: Man suffers burns in workshop blaze that guts building

See video of a major fire at a workshop in Northolt over the weekend, in which there were a series of bangs and explosions

Police on patrol

Police appeal for information on 'reckless' Wembley shooting

Police are investigating the incident in Wembley on January 11 and have asked anyone with information to get in touch

Five arrests in west London over suspected £50m money laundering racket

Suspects from Brentford, Hounslow, Kingsbury and Wembley were among a total of 11 men arrested yesterday across London and the home counties by HMRC

Police on patrol in Hounslow

Sixteen arrested on Brent police community action day

Martin Brophy, 35, of Colin Road, Willesden Green, charged with burglary and possession of a class B drug

Man dies after car collides with pedestrian and two other vehicles in Wembley

A motorist has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving following the incident in Wembley.

World's first drive-through Gas and Gear to open in Wembley

The store will be the world's biggest Gas and Gear outlet and the first of the company's drive-throughs ever to open.

Peter Nagay at the 2014 Run Wembley

Take part in this year's Run Wembley in aid of St Luke’s Hospice

Runners are being sought for this year's Run Wembley event in aid of St Luke's Hospice with organisers saying it will be a great community day.

Integral Memory director Sanjiv Kotecha, MP Greg Clark and the company’s MD Sunil Kotecha

LED specialists turn the spotlight on the future investment of energy saving lamps

Intergral Memory in Wembley celebrated its 25th anniversary with a visit by science minister Greg Clark MP

Alsat UK shop

Crooked shopkeeper who cheated TV subscription services is hit with £55k bill

Albanian Helidon Vuciterni, who was jailed for selling equipment which allowed people to avoid paying for TV services, has been given a cash seizure order.

Brent family of seven escape suspected arson attack thanks to 999 operator

Brave neighbours then help family from Brent to safety through the back of the property.

Police hunt man over row with life-saver nurse and heart attack pensioner

Grandfather Stephen Breed, 65, stood up for nurse Polly Collins, who saved his life moments later when he had a heart attack at Uxbridge station.


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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