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PARTNERSHIP & PLACE OVERVIEW & SCRUTINY COMMITTEE:
CRIME, POLICING AND BRENT FIRE SERVICE
Safer Neighbourhood Teams:
Brent is currently 4 PCSOs and approximately 10 PCs short.
Borough Commander has put a...
on Wednesday, February 23, 2011 - 20:30
The Rotary Club and schoolchildren from Stonebridge Primary School planted purple crocus bulbs across Stonebridge to raise awareness of polio.
As well as adding a splash of colour to Brent the crocus bulbs also symbolise the purple dye used on a young person’s finger to indicate they have been immunised
Polio can be a fatal and crippling disease, and although rare in...
on Sunday, January 23, 2011 - 20:32
Cllr. Zaffar Van Kalwala has helped save Stonebridge Boxing Club (SBC) which was on the verge of closing down due to financial problems.
The club, which was facing an uncertain future, will stay open thanks to Cllr. Zaffar Van Kalwala who led the campaign along with SBC’s Aamir Ali and Sharon Bennet to keep the club open.
on Sunday, January 23, 2011 - 20:40
After months of uncertainty, Stonebridge Boxing Club has been given a lifeline by their local Tesco store.
Tesco Extra Wembley (formerly known as Tesco Brent Park) have stepped in to donate all the equipment for a brand new Computer Room for the Club, including desktop PCs and monitors, a projector, software and even new chairs. The new facility will enable the Club to...
on Sunday, January 23, 2011 - 20:45
Lib-Con Government proposals to cut housing benefit will hit more than 18,000 Brent households, with fears that parts of the borough could turn into ‘ghettos.’
A recent report to the council’s Budget and Finance Committee show that upto one in five families will be worse off when plans to cap housing benefit come into effect in April next year. The report also...
on Sunday, January 23, 2011 - 20:57
Cllr. Zaffar Van Kalwala joined thousands of people to attend the annual Diwali Celebrations at the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Stonebridge.
Diwali, also known as the Festival of Lights, is one of the most important celebrations for the Hindu, Sikh and Jain communities. The festival celebrates the triumph of light over darkness and good over evil. It also marks the start of the...
on Saturday, November 6, 2010 - 21:19
on Thursday, October 21, 2010 - 22:00
A Youth football team set-up by local parents to keep youngsters away from gun and knife crime has gone onto win the Hayes & District Cup.
St Raphael's FC, who Cllr. Zaffar Van Kalwala help secure funding for to buy new team kits and training gear won the trophy with a glorious 2-1 victory over local rivals Boston Manor.
on Friday, April 23, 2010 - 20:36