Swimming at the Brockwell Lido. Photo by Alistair Hall.
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January 28, 2015, No comments

The calendar might say winter, and your summer clothes may be languishing at the back of your wardrobe, but this is not enough to deter some brave souls: the Brockwell [...]

Photo by Richard Pearmain
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January 28, 2015, No comments

Windmill Brixton, the home of new music in South London, is holding a series of tantalising gigs for Independent Venue Week. Music contributor Richard Pearmain reviews the first two for us. Celebrating the country’s [...]

Lambeth Mayor Adedamola Aminu speaks at the event.
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January 28, 2015, No comments

Lambeth held a Holocaust Memorial Day on Sunday at Lambeth Town Hall in Brixton at the weekend. Arts contributor Gargie Ahmad went along. 27 January 2015 marked the 70th year since [...]

The plan is to turn the cab office into a Rosa's Thai Cafe
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January 27, 2015, 17 Comments

A number of local residents are objecting to the opening of another restaurant on Coldharbour Lane. A planning application has been submitted for a change of license at 400 Coldharbour [...]

Proposed design for LED advertising boards on the Prince of Wales
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January 26, 2015, 11 Comments

A planning application has been submitted for a huge LED advertising board in central Brixton – and the deadline to object is today. As Brixton Buzz reported, the application for [...]

Fat-White-Family
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January 26, 2015, 1 Comment

Riotous local rock band Fat White Family are to play Windmill Brixton on Wednesday in a surprise gig as part of Independent Venue Week. Windmill band booker Tim Perry tells us [...]

  • Swimming at the Brockwell Lido. Photo by Alistair Hall.
  • Photo by Richard Pearmain
  • Lambeth Mayor Adedamola Aminu speaks at the event.
  • The plan is to turn the cab office into a Rosa's Thai Cafe
  • Proposed design for LED advertising boards on the Prince of Wales
  • Fat-White-Family

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Lambeth held a Holocaust Memorial Day on Sunday at Lambeth Town Hall in Brixton at the weekend. Arts contributor Gargie Ahmad went along. 27 January 2 ...

The plan is to turn the cab office into a Rosa's Thai Cafe

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A number of local residents are objecting to the opening of another restaurant on Coldharbour Lane. A planning application has been submitted for a ch ...

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January 26, 2015, 4 Comments

Arts writer Petra Gent was at Saturday night’s Live Expressions at the Ritzy, an acoustic music evening striving  to showcase London’s n ...