Friday 3 March 2017

School and road closures today as army tackles the Willesden bomb

Extended cordon area

The following schools will be closed all day today:
  • Brondesbury College For Boys
  • Al-Sadiq and Al-Zahra
  • Christ Church CofE Primary School
  • Islamia Primary School
  • Malorees Infant School
  • Malorees Junior School
  • North West London Jewish Day School
  • Marylebone Boys' School
  • Salusbury Primary School
  • Islamia Girls' Secondary School

This is the list of roads within the cordon that will be extended today.
  • St. Hilda's close
  • Manor House Drive south
  • Christchurch Avenue between St Hilda's Close and Mowbray Road
  • The Avenue between Tiverton Green and Mowbray Road
  • Brondesbury Park between Coverdale Road and Chevening Road
  • Wilesden Lane between Coverdale Road and Winchester
  • Avenue Mowbray Road between Chevening Road and Willesden Lane
  • Winchester Avenue between Chevening Road and Willesden Lane Dyne Road between
  • Willesden Lane and Torbay Road Cavendish Road between The Avenue and Mowbray Road
  • Mapesbury Road between Willesden Lane and Mowbury Road
The bomb  by torchlight (Brent MPS)
The Army bomb disposal squad will be continuing their work today and this will mean extending the cordon to around 300 metres. At the moment it looks likely that this will happen from around 9am this morning. The police will be knocking on the doors of those who will be affected.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I see Brent Council, with its usual sensitivity to language, has issued 'a list of roads that will be impacted' by the bomb .......

Mike Hine