All posts by Alan Slingsby

Ritzy workers in Windrush Square at the weekend
November 16, 2017, No comments

The campaign for a living wage for workers in the Picturehouse cinema chain received a boost last night when Lewisham council chose the Curzon chain – which is a living […]

Saluting memorial and wreaths

Remembrance Day Heroes Parade in Brixton

November 13, 2017, 2 Comments

Brixton’s Windrush Square yesterday (12 November) saw the inaugural Remembrance Day Heroes Parade to honour African, Caribbean and other solders fro ...

Popes Road from Brixton railway station

£100K contract for Brixton regeneration lawyers

November 10, 2017, No comments

Lambeth council is to award a legal firm a contract of more than £100,000 to provide advice on its Brixton Central masterplan. Trowers & Hamlins ...

Brockwell PArk with sunlit Shard in background

Brockwell Park board ‘a small step forward’

November 8, 2017, 1 Comment

Ann Kingsbury, chair of Brockwell Park Community Partners, has given a guarded welcome to a Lambeth council plan to trial for two years a management b ...

  • Zoié and father Wayne in the Brixton Pound cafe after the show
    Brixton premiere for new web series
    November 7, 2017, No comments

    The Brixton Pound café last night (6 November) hosted the premiere of a web drama series set largely in Brixton and featuring several local actors. Author and star Zoié Dash […]

  • Ritzy strike 5 November 2017
    Ritzy campaigners back on strike
    November 5, 2017, No comments

    Ritzy living wage campaigners and supporters rallied outside the cinema this afternoon (5 November) as the start of Living Wage Week. Gerry Morrissey, leader of their union BECTU, told them […]