November 24, 2015, No comments

The Friends of Windmill Gardens are appealing for support  to save the education programme at Brixton Windmill. You can sign the online petition here here The group is asking Lambeth Council […]

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Hill Mead students’ film animations deserve wider showing

November 23, 2015, No comments

A fantastic collection of animations made by six families at Hill Mead Primary School in Brixton were shown at Pop Brixton. Parents and children came ...

Clare with items collected for Project Shoebox

Brixton shoebox collection for women’s refuge

November 23, 2015, No comments

By Lucy Hook For the women and children spending Christmas in domestic violence refuges, even basic essentials can be a luxury – they have often ...

Save our homes demo outside Lambeth town hall

New play ‘Where will we live’ tells the story of estate demolition

November 20, 2015, No comments

Where Will We Live? is a new play showcasing the diverse stories of Brixton people reacting to council estate demolition and social changes surroundin ...

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    A close shave to save Brixton Cycles!
    November 20, 2015, No comments

      Threatened bike shop raises stakes in final days of crowdfunding campaign Brixton Cycles fundraising campaign has upped the anti in its bid to raise money for a new home [...]

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    Focus on road safety this winter
    November 20, 2015, 2 Comments

    AN OPTICIANS in Brixton is helping children to stay safe this winter by making a special donation of high visibility vests. For the rest of November, Specsavers, on Brixton Road, will [...]

  • Two people discuss what Brixton means to them
    A very Brixton conversation
    November 18, 2015, No comments

    Brixton Conversations, a film that brings people together to talk about ideas of heritage and home, was screened on Saturday 7th November to a packed audience at the Ritzy. Local [...]

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    Brixton small businesses are the biz
    November 17, 2015, No comments

    It’s been quite a week for small businesses in Brixton. Firstly the winners of the Time Out Love London Awards were announced and Brixton showed its love for the classics [...]

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    Keep elderly warm and well this winter
    November 17, 2015, No comments

    Community organisations can apply for grants from Age UK Lambeth to run events over the winter for older people. The deadline is 20 November and they can apply by contacting [...]