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Steadman with his mother
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18 September, 2018, No comments

Steadman Scott, founder of Brixton’s renowned Afewee Academy, will feature on prime-time TV this Saturday (22 September) when he is honoured by the National Lottery. He will be seen being […]

Brixton local heroes portraits hung on railings of Brixton Library

Brixton honours its local heroes and celebrates their impact

16 September, 2018, 1 Comment

Portraits of Brixton Local Heroes have been laminated as plaques and hung on the railings outside Brixton Library as part of the Brixton Design Trail ...

Photo of re-opened adventure playground at Loughborough Junction

End of summer celebrations at newly re-opened Grove Adventure Playground

5 September, 2018, No comments

Grove Adventure Playground held a fantastic end of summer BBQ at Gordon Grove last Friday (31 August) with many children, parents and members of the c ...

‘All of life is on display in Brixton. So I photographed it.’

15 August, 2018, No comments

Photographer Charlie Clift celebrates the life and soul of Brixton in a new photography exhibition now open at Pop Brixton. “It’s the char ...

  • 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 […]

  • Afternoon tea celebration launches Brixton’s Windrush weekend
    22 June, 2018, Comments Off on Afternoon tea celebration launches Brixton’s Windrush weekend

    Lambeth Council gave thanks to its Windrush generation with a celebratory afternoon tea party today Friday 22 June at the Town Hall Assembly Rooms with news crews from Al Jazeera and […]

  • Guardian angel for Brixton’s African Caribbean war memorial
    22 June, 2018, Comments Off on Guardian angel for Brixton’s African Caribbean war memorial

    As Brixton geared up for the Windrush anniversary, the African Caribbean war memorial in Windrush Square got a new caretaker. Stafford Geoghagen owner of Caribbean food outlet Healthy Eaters on […]

  • Bill – The Prince Regent
    Pub Dogs of London – it began in Brixton and now it’s back
    10 May, 2018, Comments Off on Pub Dogs of London – it began in Brixton and now it’s back

    Brixton photographer Fiona Freund has an exhibition of her work opening in the Lounge on Atlantic Road on Monday (14 May). It’s based on a book that is full of portraits […]

  • Brixton dressmaker who designed for freedom
    6 May, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton dressmaker who designed for freedom

    Brixton dressmaker Alice Bygrave was one of several nineteenth century female designers determined to make life easier for women cyclists. Women’s clothing in those pre-Lycra days was not good for […]