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Young Black woman in despair
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June 19, 2018, No comments

Zaiba Qureshi, chief executive of the Brixton-based Housing for Women charity that provides social housing and gender sensitive support services to women, calls for more genuinely affordable housing for them […]

A family sit at the site of their demolished home in Jabal Al Baba

From Brixton to Israel, Palestine and back

May 11, 2018, No comments

Alice Crawford recently arrived home to Brixton after serving as an ecumenical accompanier with the Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme In Palestine An ...

Bill – The Prince Regent

Pub Dogs of London – it began in Brixton and now it’s back

May 10, 2018, No comments

Brixton photographer Fiona Freund has an exhibition of her work opening in the Lounge on Atlantic Road on Monday (14 May). It’s based on a book tha ...

Rae Stoltenkamp (right) with Ruskin Readers member Tracey Cameron

Carnegie Blues – and it’s not just the cold

April 14, 2018, Comments Off on Carnegie Blues – and it’s not just the cold

Writer Rae Stoltenkamp on returning to the re-opened Carnegie library near her home in Herne Hill I’ve been avoiding Carnegie Library since Lambeth ...

  • Beef it up: Meat Liquor
    February 1, 2018, Comments Off on Beef it up: Meat Liquor

    Nancy-Louise Dyer makes a carnivorous pit stop Brixton is brimming with burgers it seems, from the golden arches to post-hip dirty burgers, pop-ups, shanty shacks and sea containers. Enter Meat […]

  • Participants in keep fit for the Over 40s: Fitter Ever After
    New entrepreneur seeks older clients
    October 6, 2017, Comments Off on New entrepreneur seeks older clients

    Fitter Ever After is a new start up business founded by David Cusick. Riyal Patel finds out you’re never to old to enjoy a workout. David Cusick started Fitter Ever […]

  • The only way is ethics: Cafe Van Gogh review
    October 3, 2017, Comments Off on The only way is ethics: Cafe Van Gogh review

    Annabel Twose goes meat-free at Café Van Gogh A few years ago, overcome with guilt from the film Cowspiracy, I dipped my toes in vegan. But, after two mostly uninspiring […]

  • Brixton Design Trail: a look back at the highlights
    October 1, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton Design Trail: a look back at the highlights

      A week of fun, reflection and lots and lots of love.  Binki Taylor, organiser of this year’s Brixton Design Trail looks back at some of the highlights. The shining […]

  • Brixton Design Trail logo
    Brixton Design Trail “Love is power”
    September 10, 2017, 1 Comment

    In a message to visitors and local people, the organisers of the Brixton Design Trail explain their mission and method … Brixton Design Trail returns for its second year as […]