GLA- High Streets for All Challenge- We have been selected to put Kilburn on the Map!

Back in May 2021 a large amount of hours were put towards making a bid to the GLA’s “High Streets for All challenge”. We spent that time putting together a bid as we felt that, somehow, Kilburn tends to be left out and that if we did not make a bid nobody else would. We …

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Local Election results May 2022

There were 22 seats contested in our wider neighbourhood. 21 seats were won by Labour, 1 by the Liberal Democrats. Congratulations to all the Candidates who were elected and also to those who were not elected but stood for election. The turnout was quite poor in our area, with only 31% of people excercising their …

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“International Ballet” at the Gaumont State in May 1948.

Found an interesting advert for the International Ballet in May 1948 at the Gaumont State Kilburn The “International Ballet” company was then well known to stage authentic Classical Ballets. They performed at the opening of the Royal festival Hall. It was founded in 1941, touring wartime Britain. It was the largest Classical Ballet Company and …

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Windmill Court Planning Application -Comments until 28th January

We have covered the plans for Windmill Court in 2 posts already, here in November 2021 and here in September 2020. Brent Council put in a planning application on 22nd December 2021, application number 21/4690, see here. Comments are open until 28th January and wil would urge any neighbour to comment. We have received the …

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Windmill Court Proposed development Update (27th November 2021)

Brent Council held a public exhibition today to update neighbours about the proposed developments. The last session was in September 2020, and our summary can be found here. There are some improvements versus the previous proposals, it the 2 additional blocks have been reduced from 8 storeys to 7, the Playground and Excercise areas have …

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