All posts by Linda Quinn

Wind in the Willows illustration
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5 July, 2018, No comments

  Sixteenfeet productions, a Brixton-based theatre group has announced the line-up for this year’s open air park productions of Wind in the Willows. The all-star cast will perform in Brockwell […]

Age UK Lambeth appeals for Country Show volunteers

5 July, 2018, No comments

Age UK Lambeth are appealing for extra volunteers to staff its stall at this year’s Lambeth Country Show in Brockwell Park on 21 and 22 July. Can yo ...

Tulse Hill makers pacer

New work space for Tulse Hill

16 June, 2018, No comments

Tulse Hill estate has got a makeover with its former council housing office transformed into GLOWS (Greenleaf Open Work Space), an affordable co-worki ...

Dolls' house in a shoe box

Make a dolls’ house in a shoe box in Brixton Department Store

14 June, 2018, No comments

Make a dolls’ house in a shoebox Downstairs at The Department Store in Brixton and raise money for Shelter at the same time. Your shoebox will b ...

  • Sir Lenny Henry launches national scheme at Brixton school
    15 March, 2018, Comments Off on Sir Lenny Henry launches national scheme at Brixton school

    One of Britain’s most popular performers visited a Brixton school today (15 March) to promote a national scheme to boost drama education that was piloted there. Sir Lenny Henry launched […]

  • High Trees wins grant for language support programme
    7 March, 2018, Comments Off on High Trees wins grant for language support programme

      High Trees Community Development Trust in Tulse Hill has been awarded three-year funding to run a “Strength in Words” programme. The grant from the City Bridge Trust  will allow High […]

  • Photograph of Maggie Aoussou, Parliamentary Digital Services. Part of working mothers exhibition by Fiona Freund
    Brixton’s working mothers on the map
    6 March, 2018, 1 Comment

    An exhibition by photographer Fiona Freund will put Brixton’s working mothers on the map as part of this year’s International Women’s Day celebrations. MotherWorks is the vision of local creative […]

  • Refugees welcomed into local's home
    Local people offer rooms for refugees
    23 February, 2018, Comments Off on Local people offer rooms for refugees

    More than 85 refugees and asylum seekers have been welcomed into the homes of Lambeth people by an organisation that a Brixton resident helps to run. Refugees At Home is […]