Save Cressingham Gardens campaigns with placards
February 2, 2016, No comments

Lambeth council has restarted its consultation with Cressingham Gardens residents over the future of the estate, following a High Court ruling that found the council had acted unlawfully when it […]

Loughborough Farm volunteers celebrate news of bid success

Loughborough Farm secures future with £3m

February 2, 2016, No comments

A grant of more than £1.6 million from the Mayor’s London Regeneration Fund and a further £1.6 million in match funding from Lambeth council has s ...

Bowie mural with floral tributes

Brixton would benefit from a bit of Bowie …

February 2, 2016, 1 Comment

Local residents and David Bowie fans have called for a permanent memorial in Brixton, as tributes continue to pile high in frontof the mural of the la ...

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Windrush Square — use it or lose it

February 1, 2016, No comments

Supporters of Windrush Square have reacted to growing concern about the state of the square by urging the community to use it or lose it. The square h ...

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    Brixton businesses win Dot London awards
    January 26, 2016, 1 Comment

    Two Brixton businesses are celebrating after winning the Dot London Awards. Kricket, an Indian restaurant based in Pop Brixton, won the best place to eat award and Ms Cupcake, London’s […]

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    Backspace is open for business
    January 22, 2016, No comments

    BackSpace swung open its doors for business this week. It is the brainchild of Brixton resident  and chiropractor Owian Evans and combines every aspect of physical health and fitness under […]

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    New Year’s Honours for Brixton people
    December 31, 2015, No comments

    Hazel Turay of Brixton’s Tulse Hill estate has been awarded a British Empire Medal for services to the community. We featured her work as co-ordinator of a Black History Month celebration on […]

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    Brixton 2015 in Blog posts and pictures
    December 30, 2015, No comments

    JANUARY Cressingham Gardens £14 million repair costs ‘inflated’ Why I swapped my office job for the boxing ring FEBRUARY Campaigners protest latest budget cuts The Faces of Cressingham Gardens series […]