All posts by Alan Slingsby

  • Brixton Hill Studios sign
    Record Store Day – there’s more at Brixton Hill Studios
    April 18, 2018, Comments Off on Record Store Day – there’s more at Brixton Hill Studios

    Brixton will be the place to be on Saturday 21 April – this year’s Record Store Day. Not only do we have one of the best collections of record shops […]

  • Marcia Cameron lights a lantern held by 17-24-40's Mark Healey
    Mayor joins Brixton bomb commemoration
    April 18, 2018, 2 Comments

    Lambeth mayor Marcia Cameron yesterday (17 April) joined members of the anti-hate charity 17-24-30 and local people to mark the 19th anniversary of the 1999 bomb in Brixton Market. The charity’s name […]

  • The plaque marking the bombing is today usually behind a row of trolleys
    Nineteenth anniversary of Brixton bomb
    April 17, 2018, Comments Off on Nineteenth anniversary of Brixton bomb

    Embed from Getty Images   Today is the 19th anniversary of the bomb left outside Iceland in Brixton by neo-nazi David Copeland, who killed three people and injured more than […]

  • Brixton Market Row exterior
    New Brixton market owner wants ‘conversation’ with community
    March 25, 2018, Comments Off on New Brixton market owner wants ‘conversation’ with community

    Hondo Enterprises, which announced its purchase – together with “investors” – of Brixton Market on Friday (23 March), is buying both the lease for the site that was owned by […]