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Wembley woman loses over nine stone in a year

Linda began losing weight in March 2012 when she weighed 138 kilos - 21st 9lbs - and today she weighs an incredible 78 kilos.

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Police appeal after man is dragged by car in 'road rage' incident in Wembley

A 46 year-old man was dragged along the road and spat at by a motorist after an argument occurred in Wembley.

New environment lead member appointed at Brent Council

Councillor George Crane from Wembley has taken up the role after Councillor Keith Perrin stepped down from the position last month.

Fire in Greenford terraced house

Nobody was injured and the cause is under investigation

NORTHWICK PARK HOSPITAL: The new A&E department is going through the final touches before its opening this autumn

Woman dies while stuck in ambulance outside Northwick Park Hospital

A woman who was stuck in the back of an ambulance after its tail lift broke outside the hospital's accident and emergency department

Wembley opticians hosts 20th birthday party

Specsavers in Wembley raise money for children's charity at their 20th birthday party.

Brent Borough Commander, Chief Superintendent Michael Gallagher

On the beat: Brent police chief Michael Gallagher on a busy week

Brent police chief Michael Gallagher talks us through a week in policing the London borough.

Brent school children take part in anti bullying event

Students from twenty-six of Brent’s primary and secondary schools attended the event in Wembley which included talks and workshops where students discussed ways to spot the signs of bullying.

On the beat: Brent police chief Michael Gallagher on a busy week

Brent police chief Michael Gallagher talks us through a week in policing the London borough.

Shut-down library in Brent could be reopened after campaigners strike a deal with council

It is hoped that by next summer Preston Library will once again be a community centre.

Wembley jewellery shop fined thousands for not having quality stamps

Rathy Jewellers Limited in Wembley and its former company director, Raj Mahalingam pleaded guilty to the offences.

Great Britain paralympian visits Wembley academy pupils

Paralympian Claire Harvey, who captained Team Great Britain’s sitting volleyball at the London 2012 Olympics visited ARK Elvin Academy during the academy’s official opening.

Your guide to Diwali celebrations in west London this October

Here are some of the events taking place throughout west London to celebrate the holy festival of Diwali.

Brent Civic Centre, the home of Brent Council in Engineers Way, Wembley

Brent Civic Centre misses out on prestigious building award

New town hall was one of 26 finalists in The Prime Minister's Better Public Building Award as part of British Construction Industry Awards announced

Skyscraper on North Circular earmarked for conversion to more than 300 flats

A skyscraper next to the North Circular could be converted from offices into more than 300 flats.

Thug from Wembley who attacked brain damaged man wins cut in jail term on appeal

Christopher King, 26, of Clarendon Gardens, Wembley, sees prison sentence reduced from 11 years and two months to 10 years for causing grievous bodily harm (GBH) with intent, robbery and breaching a suspended sentence

On the Beat: Fresh from training and straight into neighbourhoods to keep residents safe

Brent's police chief Michael Gallagher talks us through a week in policing.

Six new islands installed in Brent Reservoir for birds flying in from Africa

The work took place today and is being led by ecologists from the Canal & River Trust and frog environmental, as well as volunteers from the Welsh Harp Conservation Group, Welsh Harp Sailing Club and the Phoenix Canoe Club.


Wembley man charged with making Iraqi road side bombs

Anis Sardar from Wembley has been charged with conspiring to murder and conspiring to cause an explosion and will appear at Westminster Magistrates Court today.

Police search for Asian couple who helped an assault victim in Wembley

Brent police would like to speak to and Asian couple who helped an assault victim come forward.

Sarla Gopaldas and Lyndon Matroos of Specsavers

Specsavers celebrating 20 years in Wembley with day of activities and fun

Specsavers in Wembley will be holding a day of celebrations to mark their store's 20th anniversary.

School caretaker charged on suspicion of sexually assaulting underage girl

The caretaker, who is 32 years old, has now been bailed.

Rape and sexual assault suspect appears in court

The defendant will next appear on October 3, and is yet to enter a plea.

Have you seen this man in the Wembley area?

Police in Brent are appealing for help to trace a missing 77-year-old man from Wembley.

Over £4,000 raised for Hospice by runners taking park in Wembley's Run to the Beat event

Wembley hosted Run to the Beat on Sunday, September 14, over 15,000 people took part including 20 locals who were raising money for St Luke's Hospice in Harrow.

Indian street food owner confirmed for Under One Sky 2014

In the run up to Under One Sky - Harrow's premier festival celebrating local cultural diversity - we speak to Bobby Shah of Dabeli Hut in Wembley, who will be serving Indian street food at the event.

Burglars impersonating police officers trick way into Wembley house, handcuff occupant and steal £800

Pair of distraction burglars dressed in what looked like genuine police uniforms struck in Charterhouse Avenue in Wembley on Saturday

Watch: Drug dealers jailed for 37 years for murder of nursery teacher Sabrina Moss from Kilburn

Three drug dealers have been jailed for life this afternoon for the murder of nursery teacher Sabrina Moss and the attempted murder of her friend.

"We are here for them if they need us", say Asda after tragic death of 2 year-old in store car park

The girl was with her mother at the time of the collision, and the driver of the car was not arrested.


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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