All posts by Alan Slingsby

  • Stuffed toys on railings in Valentia Place
    Bids to halt Brixton new year parties fail
    December 22, 2017, Comments Off on Bids to halt Brixton new year parties fail

    Moves to stop or impose conditions on two new year events in small central Brixton venues came to nothing at a meeting of Lambeth council’s licensing sub-committee last night (21 […]

  • Brixton BID Go Before You Go artwork
    New drive to curb Brixton street urination
    December 20, 2017, 3 Comments

    Another drive to curb “the scourge of Brixton” – street urination – was launched today when the Brixton Business Improvement District (BID) presented new posters and beer mats that will […]

  • Supporters of the Ritzy strikers brave the cold to picket the cinema urging potential patrons to back the boycott
    Ritzy workers start new strike tonight
    December 13, 2017, Comments Off on Ritzy workers start new strike tonight

    Workers at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema will today (13 December) began another session of strikes in their campaign for the London Living Wage of £10.20 an hour, employment rights and the […]

  • Still from The Be In me
    Brixton film shows why Lambeth should be London borough of culture
    November 30, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton film shows why Lambeth should be London borough of culture

    On the day that Lambeth submits its bid to become the first London Borough of Culture, one of the thousands of reasons why the borough is a creative and cultural […]