All posts by Jenny Shramenko

Latest
3 July, 2018, No comments

(sponsored Blogpost) You don’t have to make the long trek up to Edinburgh when Brixton is at its summery best. Stars of the Edinburgh comedy fringe are warming up their […]

Afternoon tea celebration launches Brixton’s Windrush weekend

22 June, 2018, No comments

Lambeth Council gave thanks to its Windrush generation with a celebratory afternoon tea party today Friday 22 June at the Town Hall Assembly Rooms wit ...

Guardian angel for Brixton’s African Caribbean war memorial

22 June, 2018, No comments

As Brixton geared up for the Windrush anniversary, the African Caribbean war memorial in Windrush Square got a new caretaker. Stafford Geoghagen owner ...

140 years: Jamaican institution aimed at ending financial exclusion

9 June, 2018, Comments Off on 140 years: Jamaican institution aimed at ending financial exclusion

(sponsored post) As the UK celebrates the 70th anniversary of the arrival of the Empire Windrush, an historic Jamaican building society is celebrating ...

  • ‘Sounds for Syria’, fundraising concert for Brixton based charity
    5 June, 2018, Comments Off on ‘Sounds for Syria’, fundraising concert for Brixton based charity

    On 23 June 2018 the London Syrian Ensemble will be holding a fundraising concert ‘Sounds for Syria,’ at Conway Hall to mark Refugee Week. All proceeds from the concert will […]

  • Brixton Disco Festival – it’s a family affair
    24 April, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton Disco Festival – it’s a family affair

    (sponsored blogpost) It’s coming this Saturday 28 April! The first ever Brixton Disco Festival celebrating 40 years of disco – and celebrating Brixton – with live music, DJs, screenings, talks, […]

  • Brixton opera company wows them in Covent Garden
    5 March, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton opera company wows them in Covent Garden

    It wasn’t at the Royal Opera House but the Actors’ Church, St Paul’s Covent Garden, that Brixton’s Pegasus Opera showed us just how much can be done when you concentrate on […]

  • Brockwell Lido free for all
    1 March, 2018, 1 Comment

    (sponsored Blogpost) For those who only know the Brockwell Lido as a place for a summer dip, you are invited to get to know it indoors as well as out. […]

  • New year – new business?
    19 January, 2018, Comments Off on New year – new business?

    (sponsored blogpost) You might not see yourself as a high powered entrepreneur, but you may have a small dream of turning an idea or special skill into your own business. And […]

  • New charity helps students with university applications 
    20 November, 2017, Comments Off on New charity helps students with university applications 

    16 January 2018 may seem a long way off but that is the UCAS deadline for most university applications. Get Accepted is a Brixton-based charity aimed at helping local students in getting […]