Category Archives: Brent

Brent step up Borough of Culture bid

Brent Council have released a video in support of their Borough of Culture bid, featuring a poem narrated by young people celebrating the cultural quality of the borough.

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M&G buys in to Wembley PRS

M&G Real Estate has agreed to fund Sunbel Developments’ 148 build-to-rent scheme in Wembley.

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Bridge Park consultation

Brent Council has opened a consultation on plans for the Bridge Park leisure centre and neighbouring Unisys site in Stonebridge Park.

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Wembley shutters art

A partnership between Brent Council and Somali businessmen Ahmed and Yusaf is improving the look of Wembley High Road.

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First Way for sale

1st Way Campus, a mixed use office and student development in Wembley Park, is on the market, it is reported.

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SFSA head for Wembley Park

Arts organisation Second Floor Studios & Arts (SFSA) has announced a deal to provide affordable studio space for artists, makers and designers in Wembley Park.

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Brent empty homes team brings warehouse back in to use

Brent Council’ empty property team have helped a small developer realise his derelict warehouse project.

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SK Studios on the move

The South Kilburn Studios on Canterbury Road, now an established creative and entrepreneurial venue, is to move from its temporary home.

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Boxpark heads for Wembley

Boxpark and Quintain have announced a joint venture to open Boxpark Wembley.

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Hotel boost for Wembley Central

The leader of Brent Council Cllr Muhammed Butt cut the ribbon at the official reopening of the refurbished Best Western Plus London Wembley Hotel.

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Network and Quintain announce partnership at Wembley Park

Network Homes and Quintain have announced a partnership to deliver 252 new affordable homes across Wembley Park.

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Quintain promises another billion for Wembley Park

Quintain’s investment at Wembley Park has passed £1bn for the first time, as the company commits to take it past £2bn.

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South Kilburn Argo sold

IV Real Estate has acquired Argo Studios in South Kilburn.

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Quintain submits Fulton Road plans

Quintain has submitted outline plans for the Fulton Road section of their Wembley Park development.

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Quintain gets government loan

Quintain’s Wembley Park development – the biggest development of homes built specifically for private rent in the UK – is set to receive a £65 million boost from the government.

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Converse head for LDO

Converse is opening its first retail store in the UK and has chosen London Designer Outlet (LDO) at Wembley Park.

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Brent reveals rate relief scheme

Over 2,000 businesses in the Brent are set to benefit from a reduction in their business rates, thanks to a new Brent Council scheme approved by its Cabinet.

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£10 million fire safety boost for tower blocks in Brent

A range of fire safety improvements, such as sprinklers, smoke detectors and fire alarms, is set to be rolled out in high-rise tower blocks in Brent after a multi-million pound package was backed by councillors.

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West London towers fail fire tests

The programme of Government testing on cladding materials on tower blocks has failed several buildings in West London.

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Quintain picks McLaren

Quintain has awarded McLaren two significant contracts at Wembley Park.

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