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July 28, 2014, 1 Comment

The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, has said a new station on the Overground line in Brixton would cost £80-£120million and is ‘unlikely to be affordable’. In a reply to [...]

BLIGHTED: A resident outside Lambeth Town Hall today. Pic: Tim Dickens
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July 25, 2014, 2 Comments

Dozens of angry residents marched from their Brixton estate to Lambeth Town Hall today to demand that the council reviews a contract for a £150million regeneration of their close-knit community. [...]

Jurius Tarasov, from barrington Road, Brixton failed to turn up to be convicted for murder.
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July 25, 2014, 2 Comments

Two brothers convicted for manslaughter are being hunted by police after failing to turn up at court for their sentencing. Jurius Tarasov, 33, of Howard House, Barrington Road, Brixton and [...]

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July 25, 2014, 2 Comments

By Alistair Quaile Brixton Cycles has been voted Best Small Retailer at the London Cycling Campaign’s annual London Cycling Awards. The event, held on Wednesday July 16 in central London, [...]

Solomon Smith, founder of the Brixton Soup Kitchen
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July 25, 2014, No comments

BY Tom Lowenstein  Brixton Soup Kitchen is celebrating its re-launch tomorrow, with a fundraising event at its new home in the Dominoes Community Centre, Coldharbour Lane. The family fun day [...]

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July 24, 2014, 9 Comments

Black celebrities and dignitaries joined hundreds of others from the community for the moving launch of the Black Cultural Archives centre, in Windrush Square today. SCROLL DOWN FOR A FULL [...]

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boris overground

Boris Johnson says £120m Brixton Overground rail station ‘unlikely to be affordable’

July 28, 2014, 1 Comment

The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, has said a new station on the Overground line in Brixton would cost £80-£120million and is ‘unlikely to be ...

BLIGHTED: A resident outside Lambeth Town Hall today. Pic: Tim Dickens

Myatts Field North regeneration ‘putting lives at risk’ say angry residents as they call on Lambeth Council to act

July 25, 2014, 2 Comments

Dozens of angry residents marched from their Brixton estate to Lambeth Town Hall today to demand that the council reviews a contract for a £150millio ...

Jurius Tarasov, from barrington Road, Brixton failed to turn up to be convicted for murder.

Brixton killer and his brother wanted by police after failing to appear at court sentencing

July 25, 2014, 2 Comments

Two brothers convicted for manslaughter are being hunted by police after failing to turn up at court for their sentencing. Jurius Tarasov, 33, of Howa ...

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Brixton Cycles named Best Small Retailer at London Cycling Awards

July 25, 2014, 2 Comments

By Alistair Quaile Brixton Cycles has been voted Best Small Retailer at the London Cycling Campaign’s annual London Cycling Awards. The event, held ...

Solomon Smith, founder of the Brixton Soup Kitchen

Brixton Soup Kitchen to re-launch in new home tomorrow

July 25, 2014, No comments

BY Tom Lowenstein  Brixton Soup Kitchen is celebrating its re-launch tomorrow, with a fundraising event at its new home in the Dominoes Community Cen ...

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Opinion: Begging in London is ‘a far more complicated picture than I could have ever imagined’

July 25, 2014, 1 Comment

Should you give money to beggars in London streets or not? Brixtonite Reya El-Salahi writes about begging in Lambeth and her experiences of presenti ...

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Moving celebration marks long journey to the Black Cultural Archives launch in Brixton

July 24, 2014, 9 Comments

Black celebrities and dignitaries joined hundreds of others from the community for the moving launch of the Black Cultural Archives centre, in Windrus ...

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Ritzy ‘Living Wage’ protests get backing of Monty Python Star

July 24, 2014, 1 Comment

There’s more high-profile support for Ritzy staff this week, as they continue to strike in protest against the Picture House Cinema’s refusal ...

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Big Fish Little Fish – a rave for children in Brixton

July 23, 2014, No comments

You are never too young for a rave, Tom O’Neill finds out as he chats to the founder of ‘Big Fish Little Fish’. Hannah Saunders seem ...