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Eddy Grant
October 17, 2016, 3 Comments

Eddy Grant paid tribute to Brixton and its people when he presided at the official opening of the newly refurbished Electric Avenue and its giant illuminated sign tonight. The singer, […]

still from rehearsals of play about housing crisis

Cressingham Gardens to stage housing crisis play

October 14, 2016, 1 Comment

Cressingham Gardens plays host to a topical play about the housing crisis facing London. The central theme is a celebration of how tenants can fight b ...

Brixton Pound Cafe exterior

Brixton Calling: Paying what you like at the B£ café

October 12, 2016, No comments

Delores William went along to the Brixton Pound Cafe on Atlantic Road for a cup of coffee. How is that a story? Well the cafe is probably only one of ...

Brixton in the eighties

Brixton in the eighties – shabbily splendid

October 5, 2016, 9 Comments

Nick Buglione begins a journey through time with his recollections of Brixton in the Eighties Nowadays it’s easy, marvellous Mark Zuckerberg can rem ...

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    Join Brixton Revival on the design trail
    September 22, 2016, No comments

    Brixton Revival Talk,Late Night Shopping & Printing Workshops 23 – 25 September 2016 ‘Brixton Revival’ celebrates the African-Caribbean presence in Brixton from the 1950s to today. Based in Diverse gift shop in [… ...

  • Windrush Square looking toward the town hall
    Windrush Square clean-up seeks volunteers
    September 22, 2016, 3 Comments

    Local community groups are asking volunteers to donate two hours of litter picking, weeding, watering and bulb planting in Windrush Square on Friday 30 September. Tools and high visibility vests will be provided. […]