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December 19, 2014, No comments

Locals have given a record-breaking amount to the local Foodbank at Tesco donation points in Brixton and Streatham this winter. A weigh-in earlier this week revealed that a staggering 5,509.7 [...]

Patatas bravas at Boqueria
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December 16, 2014, No comments

We’re looking for writers to report on food and arts in Brixton From food writers to author interviews, event previews to band profiles, we’re seeking volunteers to help us cover [...]

Flow crew from Evelyn Grace Academy. Photo by  Foteini Christofilopoulou
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December 15, 2014, No comments

Local break dance crew, Flow, from Evelyn Grace Academy successfully defended their Step into Battle Mixed Crew title at the weekend.  Flow saw off competition from four other schools in the [...]

Publicity
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December 15, 2014, No comments

Cinderella opens on Friday 19th December presented by Such Stuff Productions at Italia Conti’s main performance space on Landor Road.  The company, made up of actors who have trained at [...]

Ben Romans-Hopcroft from Childhood
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December 12, 2014, No comments

Last night saw local musicians take over Brixton East to play a series of intimate sets for Laid Bare Presents, curated by Rami Radi. Local music lovers were treated to [...]

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December 12, 2014, No comments

Arts Co Editor Barney Evison met up with Brendan McNamee, a writer who lives in Herne Hill and has just self-published his first book, a novella called MUT. The first [...]

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Brixton Recipe: Pastelles

December 20, 2014, No comments

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Record-breaking generosity in Foodbank donations

December 19, 2014, No comments

Locals have given a record-breaking amount to the local Foodbank at Tesco donation points in Brixton and Streatham this winter. A weigh-in earlier thi ...

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Seasonal Fruit and Vegetables in Brixton

December 18, 2014, No comments

I never tire of the choice of fruit and vegetables in Brixton and curse when I have to go to the supermarket instead, but it can be overwhelming to kn ...

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Know anyone who was at Lilford Daycare in 1982?

December 17, 2014, No comments

  Recognise anyone in this 1982 photo of the Lilford Daycare Centre on Eastlake Rd? Did you used to go to Lilford? The Lilford Daycare Centre is ...

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New food and culture writers wanted for your Brixton Blog

December 16, 2014, No comments

We’re looking for writers to report on food and arts in Brixton From food writers to author interviews, event previews to band profiles, we̵ ...

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EVENT: A celebration of black british culture, Brixton Library

December 16, 2014, 1 Comment

  What: Launch event of month-long Black British culture photography exhibition, exclusive Menelik Shabazz film screening and cultural discussio ...

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MISSING MOGGIES: Help find Twinkle

December 16, 2014, No comments

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Union members outside Lambeth College in Brixton during a protest over Government cuts. Picture from Lambeth Save Our Services

Lambeth College: three-day strike this week

December 16, 2014, 1 Comment

Union members at Lambeth College will hold a three-day strike starting tomorrow in their dispute over contract changes for staff at the College. The a ...