All posts in Brixton People

still from rehearsals of play about housing crisis
October 14, 2016, 2 Comments

Cressingham Gardens plays host to a topical play about the housing crisis facing London. The central theme is a celebration of how tenants can fight back using the real life […]

Brixton in the eighties

Brixton in the eighties – shabbily splendid

October 5, 2016, 9 Comments

Nick Buglione begins a journey through time with his recollections of Brixton in the Eighties Nowadays it’s easy, marvellous Mark Zuckerberg can rem ...


BeautifulMess is back with cabaret that tackles loneliness

October 3, 2016, No comments

A pop-up street theatre performance tackling the subject of loneliness and our obsession with using mobile phones, is visiting Age UK centres across ...

Youth Parliament member Krystelle Stedford

‘I am your amplifier’ says Youth Parliament member Krystelle

October 3, 2016, No comments

As Black History Month begins, Krystelle-Jade Edward-Stedford, Lambeth member of the Youth Parliament, asks what it actually means to be Black and urg ...

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    Join Brixton Revival on the design trail
    September 22, 2016, No comments

    Brixton Revival Talk,Late Night Shopping & Printing Workshops 23 – 25 September 2016 ‘Brixton Revival’ celebrates the African-Caribbean presence in Brixton from the 1950s to today. Based in Diverse gift shop in [… ...

  • Windrush Square looking toward the town hall
    Windrush Square clean-up seeks volunteers
    September 22, 2016, 3 Comments

    Local community groups are asking volunteers to donate two hours of litter picking, weeding, watering and bulb planting in Windrush Square on Friday 30 September. Tools and high visibility vests will be provided. […]

  • Demo Save the Arches
    Residents join Brixton Arches protest
    September 19, 2016, No comments

    Brixton residents gathered tonight to show solidarity with traders facing eviction from Network rail’s Brixton town centre arches. Despite a long  battle, and an unprecedented number of objections to Network […]