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If you live in Mapesbury (roughly between Willesden and Kilburn stations and Cricklewood Broadway, including Chatsworth Road) and care about the area, this is your web site. We welcome comments; see contacts page


News / Local Events

Virtual Walk through Hampstead. Tuesday 1 December 730pm-830pm. With David Tucker Official tour guide with London Walks. Book by 29 Nov. Flyer

Police Safer Neighbourhood Ward Panel. Report of zoom meeting on 10 November.


Brent Council has been awarded “Council of the Year” by the Local Government Chronicle. They have been doing a good job on Covid-19 response and diversity especially. More details  


Mosque car park devt. proposal to build a 4-storey building at the Mosque car park to include underground parking, 22 flats and a roof garden terrace. Notes on meeting of MapRA with Mosque Treasurer. Brent Planning  reference no 20/0799


Cricklewood Lane road westbound closure.  4 weeks 28 September to 24 October. Details


Police crime reporting flyer - giving key information about contacts.


MapRA June Newsletter (summary of last 3 months for members not on email)


MapRA spring newsletter; accounts for 2019; sponsors of newsletter


New Virus page for information.  Flyer from the local Mutual Aid group

Brent Mutual aid mission statement


In view of Virus MapRA AGM has been postponed.


Kilburn High Street Party (11 July): Brent 2020. Letter about parking restrictions, road closures and diversions. Note postponed until Summer 2021


RISE2020 opening. report on event in Brent Times


MapRA Open Gardens Day was a great success. comments and pictures on sandra's  blog.


Advice on cold call fraudsters.


Brent's Flyer on reporting crime.


MapRA AGM report.


Tree-in-Tanks project by WG Town Team working with Brent Council to improve the High Road. Report of meeting.


Advice about distraction burglary

Local Police Crime Prevention advice for Xmas (most generally applicable)

Local police December newsletter


Report on MapRA meeting with council reps on refuse and recycling. Link to report


Watling Gardens Dementia Garden opened by Mayor and leader of Council, last Saturday 22 September. Picture above and see video


The Mapesbury Conservation Area Design Guide has been completed. Link. It is more detailed than the previous one, providing good guidance area on all matters relating to development and alterations in the conservation. This note summarises the key aspects of the guide.


Dementia Friendly Mapesbury. Two Summary reports on the project so far by Dr Mary Tilki - the clinical adviser to CAD-Brent. Dementia friendly Mapesbury; Whole street of support


Anti-social behaviour - report to Brent Noise Pollution Team (0208 937 – 5252 / Out of Hours 0208 937 1234), For long-term nuisance, keep a record. Form

Hate Crime. For what to do if you believe you are a victim of hate crime; see link

Reports of spate of graffiti; best report to Veolia with by photo app on smart phone (download app by link).

Courier Fraud awareness. Link to note by local Police


Links to Mapesbury Dell site: newsletter

              Ashford PlaceThings to do at AP

              Culture in Brent March Newsletter

          Brent Council Bulletin

              Willesden Green Town team;

           Cricklewood Library

           Friends of Gladstone Park; Gladstone Park Wildlife

           Creative Cricklewood;   Clitterhouse Farm project.

           Willesden Shopper newsletter         


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