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Dawn Hill
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December 30, 2017, No comments

Dawn Hill, chair of Brixton’s Black Cultural Archives, received a major award in this year’s new year’s honours list. She was made a CBE – Commander of the Most Excellent […]

GabriellaThomas

Paws for thought – Brixton nurse writes children’s book

December 11, 2017, No comments

Gabriella Thomas, a Brixton resident and clinical psychiatric nurse specialist working with children and families, has published her first children’ ...

Brixton punk rock duo TOMMYANDMARY

Brixton’s TOMMYANDMARY – Not busking it

December 8, 2017, No comments

Eleanor Sharples meets a local band who are going places but, surprisingly, have yet to play The Windmill. Lost, the latest single by Brixton punk roc ...

Claudia Wilson of Pure Vinyl Reocrds

A sense of community

December 8, 2017, No comments

Eleanor Sharples talks to Claudia Wilson about her records, her new shop and the Brixton community. Claudia Wilson no longer sees the community spirit ...

  • Butchers, Bakers, Curry Goat Makers: Belly Full review
    November 4, 2017, Comments Off on Butchers, Bakers, Curry Goat Makers: Belly Full review

    One of our favourite reads over the summer and autumn has been Riaz Phillips’ Belly Full, a colourful, stylish exploration of UK Caribbean food culture and the people behind our […]

  • Treats & Ting
    November 4, 2017, Comments Off on Treats & Ting

    The Bugle’s recipe queen Emma-Louise Stewart opens her tearoom cum café cum lifestyle space So what’s Treats & Ting all about? For me. it’s a lifestyle spot. With food made […]

  • Lacey resident of Electric Avenue
    Electric Avenue resident Bea says times have changed
    November 1, 2017, Comments Off on Electric Avenue resident Bea says times have changed

    Bea, who has lived in Electric Avenue in central Brixton for 50 years, spoke to the Brixton Bugle and Blog about her life there and how change has affected her […]

  • Tony Benest co owner
    Brixton boom is threat to shops
    October 27, 2017, 9 Comments

    The shocking rent rises in central Brixton have put yet another local institution in jeopardy. Brixton Wholefoods, a fixture on Atlantic Road for nearly 40 years, has had its rent […]

  • Three London poets featured in 'In Other Words'
    Brixton poet’s film In Other Words wins five stars
    October 13, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton poet’s film In Other Words wins five stars

    In Other Words, which premiered at the British Film Institute in London, was written and produced by Brixton poet and founder of Poetic Unity, Ragz-CV, and is certainly worth ten […]

  • George Lewkowicz
    Podcast novel sees Brixton become a place of pilgrimage
    October 1, 2017, Comments Off on Podcast novel sees Brixton become a place of pilgrimage

    George Lewkowicz (aka Super­bard) – no stranger to our pages with stories about his Edinburgh Fringe shows – has made it to home turf with a podcast novel, The White […]