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Photo of a Windrush Generation couple dancing
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8 October, 2018, No comments

Leading church figures in South London have joined forces to bring Windrush: Portrait of a Generation – which received widespread acclaim earlier this year – back to Clapham and Brixton […]

Jimmy Rogers Founder Brixton Topcats

Tributes pour in to honour Brixton Topcats legend Jimmy Rogers

5 October, 2018, No comments

Jimmy Rogers, Brixton Topcats coach and founder died on Monday (1 October) after a six-month battle with cancer. The club, founded in 1981 by coach Ji ...

Eastern promise: Nour Cash and Carry

4 October, 2018, 1 Comment

Sacha Harrison meets the family at Nour Cash and Carry “Guess how much?” I say, grinning and holding up a jar of honey, a whole honeycomb bobbing ...

Photo of Syrian food

Sign up for the next Brixton Syrian supper club

19 September, 2018, No comments

Enjoy a delicious dinner, live music, and support a good cause at the same time.  The next Syrian Supper Club takes place in Brixton on 6 October whe ...

  • Dominoes tournament winner shares his Windrush memories
    15 July, 2018, Comments Off on Dominoes tournament winner shares his Windrush memories

    This year residents in Lambeth have been marking the seventieth anniversary of the arrival SS Empire Windrush. Many of the 500 Jamaican passengers on board the ship that arrived at […]

  • Brixton coach poached by Tooting & Mitcham
    15 July, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton coach poached by Tooting & Mitcham

    A COACH of a football project founded on a Brixton council estate has become the new joint manager of Tooting and Mitcham. Ashley Bosah, 31, who coached at the St […]