Group    From 1965 

Brent Council

London Borough. Formed from the Municipal Boroughs of Wembley and Willesden of Middlesex. Its name derives from the River Brent which runs through the borough.

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

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Brent Council

Creations Information

Bob Marley - NW2

From Jamaica Observer: The building ... was home to Bob Marley, Peter Tosh, B...

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Dennis Brown

Unveiled as part of the 50th anniversary of Jamaican independence.

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Elizabeth Mitchell

Elizabeth "Liz" Mitchell, the voice of pop reggae super group Boney M, lived ...

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Reggae Tree

The Reggae Tree marks International Reggae Day (July 1st) and Harlesden's and...

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The Cimarons

The UK's first roots reggae band The Cimarons was formed here in 1969. Federa...

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Other Subjects

Reverend St John Groser

Reverend St John Groser

Priest and social reformer.  Born Australia to parents who were there as missionaries.  Educated in England.  Vicar of Christ Church, Watney Street from 1929-48.  Held left-wing views that he acted...

Person, Politics & Administration, Religion, Social Welfare, Australia

1 memorial
W. H. Elliott

W. H. Elliott

General Manager of the Stratford Co-operative and Industrial Society in 1919.

Person, Politics & Administration

1 memorial
John McCafferty

John McCafferty

Leader of Hackney Council in 1994.  Sorry, the caption on the picture does not say which of the men is McCafferty.

Person, Politics & Administration

1 memorial
Mr Deputy Hora

Mr Deputy Hora

One of the managers of the 1873-75 changes at Aske’s Hospital. Very strange form of his name but we found another reference at City Affairs from London, 18 December 1897: "In Portsoken, there is a ...

Person, Politics & Administration

1 memorial
Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford

Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford

Statesman. Harley Street was named after him. Responsible for the creation of the South Sea company and was the first governor. This company later became a major player in the Atlantic slave trade.

Person, Politics & Administration, Race Issues

1 memorial