Mari Rejinders and Stuart Horwood
September 16, 2016, No comments

Traders and supporters of Brixton Market gathered last night to celebrate the refurbishment of four of the market’s remaining traditional barrows. Only about half a dozen of what was once […]

Unveiling of Plaque indoor of Norma Williamson

Brixton plaque honours local hero Norma Williamson

September 15, 2016, No comments

A crowd gathered on Windrush Square to pay tribute to Norma Williamson, a tireless community campaigner who recently passed way after a short illness ...

Market trader Ena with het refurbished barrow

Brixton barrows celebration

September 14, 2016, No comments

Friends of Brixton’s historic market barrows will tomorrow (15 September) celebrate the completion of the project to restore them to their forme ...

RAILTON ROAD: All quiet on the front line. Photograph Honey Salvador

You can’t change change. But it must be managed

September 12, 2016, No comments

Photographer Honey Salvadori, a long-time local resident talks to Anna McKie about her new book, coming home and what Brixton was really like 30 years ...

  • Creating a new table
    First Brixton barrow is refurbished
    July 19, 2016, 1 Comment

    The first Brixton market barrow to be repaired has emerged from the arches workshop at 553 Brixton Station Road. Fruit and veg trader Tracey will be able to use it […]

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    Brixton pupils create art around local heritage
    July 14, 2016, Comments Off on Brixton pupils create art around local heritage

    Local school children from Hill Mead Primary and Evelyn Grace Academy took part in a project to learn about and connect with their local heritage, concentrating on Brixton Market and […]

  • John McDonnell, then treasurer of the Greater London Council, with Ted Knight
    Lambeth remembers its radical past
    July 5, 2016, 4 Comments

    Shadow chancellor John McDonnell will join former Lambeth council leader Ted Knight in Clapham library tonight (5 July) at a sold-out meeting to discuss the time, 30 years ago, when the […]