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Retail stocks weigh on FTSE as high street downturn persists

The FTSE 100 moved 42.17 points lower, or 0.55%, closing at 7,640.33.

My London - Brent

Southall nature reserve saved from development with sports pitches moved to neighbouring site

Campaigners call the decision 'a significant step in London’s environmental conservation'

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The London Underground station named after somewhere that doesn't actually exist

Queensbury station has a royal-sounding title, but no royal history to go along with it

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UK shares rise as energy and mining stocks boosted by oil prices

The blue-chip index moved 52.48 points higher, or 0.69%, to close at 7,682.5

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Brent residents to pay average of £100 more council tax as budget set against ‘bleak economic picture’

The budget was passed without any opposition amendments being adopted as one councillor said 'every council in this country is walking a tightrope'

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'Gentle' elderly man 'murdered' outside Harold Wood station pictured as devastated family pay tribute

Police continue to carry out high visibility patrols in the area around Havering after Bernard Fowler's death

My London - Brent

Hammersmith and Fulham residents to pay average of £80 more council tax as budget set amid 'most challenging of circumstances'

The West London council says the move is necessary amid what the leader described as ‘the most challenging of circumstances’

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Interactive map shows the location of all new measles cases as outbreak spreads

There have been 83 lab-confirmed cases in London recently

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Fears 24-hour gambling plans will turn neighbourhood into 'Las Vegas of North West London'

There are already three betting shops and a Bingo hall in the immediate vicinity

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'Murdered' pensioner, 87, found on floor at Harold Wood station named for first time

A man as been arrested and remains in custody

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Brent school to knock down caretaker's house to build new classrooms as demand soars

The number of pupils needing Education, Health and Care (EHC) plans is expected to keep rising

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

Hendon man, 22, charged with Harold Wood station murder

A 22-year-old man from Hendon, north London, has been charged after a suspected murder at Harold Wood railway station yesterday.

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

Heater warning after shop fire in Bridge Road, Wembley

A fire that ripped through a shop in Bridge Road, Wembley, was "accidental and caused by a heater".

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

Paul McKenna: Unlock A-game and your change life in minutes

The TV hypnotist Paul McKenna has revealed a 'life-changing' trick from his upcoming tour.

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

London's teen murders blamed on cuts and 'poverty of hope'

London MPs have weighed in on the reasons behind youth violence in the capital, with Labour blaming government cuts.

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

The Newham basketball club working to tackle knife crime

We hear more from the stories behind Beckton basketball club The Newham All Star Sports Academy and its work with the Met Police to tackle knife crime.

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

Wembley Bridge Road fire in pictures: Four in hospital

Four people have been taken to hospital after a fire at a shop in Bridge Road, Wembley.

Evening Standard Brent

Archived CBeebies Bedtime Stories episodes get digital library on BBC iPlayer

The archived episodes will become available from World Book Day.

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FTSE 100 flat as tobacco shares knocked by vaping tax reports

The FTSE 100 was down just 1.28 points, or 0.02%, to 7,683.02.

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

One person in hospital after Bridge Road, Wembley shop fire

Two people are being treated at the scene and "a number" are in hospital after a shop fire in Bridge Road, Wembley, that sent plumes of smoke into the sky.