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Operation Wadespin - Murder Notting Hill Carnival

Police are appealing for information regarding the fatal stabbing of Takayo NEMBHARD at Notting Hill Carnival on 29/08/2022 that is believed to have occurred at the junction of WESTWAY/LADBROKE GROVE at approximately 8pm.

Anniversary appeal re murder of Takayo NEMBHARD on 29th August 2022 during Notting Hill Carnival

Detectives are investigating a fatal stabbing that occurred during Notting Hill Carnival on 29/08/2022.  Detectives are appealing for any information that may lead to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for Takayo's murder.  This incident happened during the carnival in a large crowd.  Any witnesses that have not already come forward to speak to Police are urged to do so.

Contact Information

If you would prefer to speak to a Police Officer regarding this incident please call 020 7175 2206 quoting Operation Wadespin.


If you would prefer to remain anoymous and have information that is key to the investigation please call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit