Tag Archive: London 2012

The River Brent

Certain members of the Heritage Team (whose literature tastes lean towards the scifi/fantasy genre) were particularly excited when the Cityread book for 2015 was announced. Cityread asks people in a city to come together… Continue reading

Brent’s Olympic Day

The Olympic Torch Relay came through Brent on the morning of Wednesday, 25th July 2012.  The weather was excellent, very hot and sunny, and a good time was had by all, both watching… Continue reading

Shining a torch on Olympic history

  As you may know, Brent is gearing up for the 2012 Olympics, when we will be a ‘host borough for London 2012. But 2012 will not be the first time the borough has welcomed Olympians… Continue reading