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Evening Standard Brent

Miners lift UK’s FTSE 100 higher as inflation eases further

The FTSE 100 moved 27.63 points higher, or 0.35%, to close at 7,847.99.

My London - Brent

JLS dancer's mum pays tribute to 'marvellous' son at inquest as coroner unable to say how he died

Jack Pointer Mackenzie was found dead at his home in Brent and a coroner ruled the circumstances around his death are unclear

Evening Standard Brent

Timeline of events in how school prayer rituals ban led to High Court challenge

Michaela Community School in north London was taken to court by a student over its policy.

Evening Standard Brent

FTSE 100 slides amid Middle East concerns and higher than expected wages

London’s top index closed 145.17 points, or 1.82%, higher to end the day at 7,820.36 as a result.

My London - Brent

Fight to stop school takeover after scathing Ofsted report as parents protest

Cllr Gwen Grahl, has written to the Secretary of State for Schools, Damian Hinds MP, to intervene with the DfE decision

Evening Standard Brent

‘He was marvellous’, says JLS dancer’s mother after inquest

Jack Pointer Mackenzie, 35, was found dead at his home in Brent, London, on September 5, 2023.

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

Kingsbury Road, Dalston bridge reopens after renovation

A key bridge for pedestrians and cyclists over the railway has reopened in Kingsbury Road, Dalston.

Evening Standard Brent

Ruling over prayer rituals ban ‘victory for all schools’, headteacher says

Michaela Community School in north London was taken to court by a student over its policy.

My London - Brent

The restaurant dubbed 'scum of Dollis Hill' by neighbour with alleged 'personal vendetta' wins bid to sell alcohol later

Objections had been made about the serious problem’ the area is having with street drinking

Evening Standard Brent

Muslim student loses High Court challenge against ‘prayer ban’ at Michaela Community School

The Muslim pupil brought a legal challenge against the north London school over its allegedly discriminatory policy

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

Petrol price warning to drivers as costs rise 8p per litre

The RAC are warning it is going to be a "tough year" for drivers

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

Michaela Community School pupil loses prayer ban battle

A pupil has lost a High Court challenge against a ban on prayer rituals at Michaela Community School, Wembley.

Evening Standard Brent

Muslim pupil loses High Court challenge against school’s prayer rituals ban

The student took legal action over the policy at Michaela Community School in north London.

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

London's most expensive streets to buy a home revealed

Rightmove has revealed what streets in London are the most expensive to buy a home with one costing £9.6m

My London - Brent

Inside 'Britain's strictest school' where pupils sing the national anthem and can't sit with their friends at lunch

Children are under constant supervision at the Michaela Community School

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

Jimmy Carr reveals he almost died from meningitis as a child

Jimmy Carr has shared that when he was a child he had a health scare when battling meningitis

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

Olivier Awards: Hannah Waddingham calls out photographer

Ted Lasso star Hannah Waddingham called out a photographer at the Olivier Awards after they appeared to ask her to "show your leg".

Evening Standard Brent

UK stock markets lag behind Europe and US as oil prices slide

The FTSE 100 closed 30.05 points lower, or 0.38%, at 7,965.53.

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

Tesla plans to cut around 14,000 staff jobs globally

Tesla layoffs are reportedly in the plans at Elon Musk's company with around 14,000 jobs from the company at risk globally.

Brent & Kilburn Times | News

Staples Corner fatal crash: Mercedes plunged from car park

Three young men were killed after a Mercedes convertible they were in crashed through a car park fence at Staples Corner Retail Park and plunged down an embankment.