April 18, 2016, No comments

Members of the 17-24-30 No To Hate Crime Campaign took part yesterday (17 April) in their annual commemoration of the 1999 Brixton nail bomb attack. It was the first of […]

Reproduced with kind permission of Black Cultural Archives. Rebellions and Repression: Race and Class – a series publications that documented Race Relations in UK. Published by the Institute of Race Relations, 1981.

Remembering the Brixton 1981 Uprisings

April 15, 2016, No comments

Locals came together to mark the 35th anniversary of the 1981 Brixton Uprising at the Black Cultural Archives (BCA) this week. Arts co editor Barney ...

Brixton Windmill

Join the fun on Brixton windmill Easter treasure hunt

March 20, 2016, No comments

To celebrate Brixton Windmill’s 200th anniversary, and the spring opening of Brixton Windmill to the public, the Friends of Windmill Gardens (FOWG) ...


Public nominate their great women of Brixton

March 8, 2016, No comments

By Celia Buzuk ‘Great Women of Brixton’ was launched this week to celebrate International Women’s day by Brixton live partners Photofusion and 1 ...

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    Remembering Steve Morse
    December 15, 2015, Comments Off on Remembering Steve Morse

    In the nineties Lambeth Council was in much need of a major shake-up and a key player in this transformation was The Vauxhall View. As the front cover of this issue […]

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    Great Brixton photo book out in time for Xmas
    December 2, 2015, Comments Off on Great Brixton photo book out in time for Xmas

    By Brixton, for Brixton. That’s the idea behind a colourful new photo book produced by local creative social enterprise The Champion Agency. Compiled from thousands of pictures received over the […]

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    Brixton Windmill appeal for support
    November 24, 2015, Comments Off on Brixton Windmill appeal for support

    The Friends of Windmill Gardens are appealing for support  to save the education programme at Brixton Windmill. You can sign the online petition here here The group is asking Lambeth Council […]

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    A very Brixton conversation
    November 18, 2015, Comments Off on A very Brixton conversation

    Brixton Conversations, a film that brings people together to talk about ideas of heritage and home, was screened on Saturday 7th November to a packed audience at the Ritzy. Local […]

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    Railton Road honours local heroes
    November 6, 2015, Comments Off on Railton Road honours local heroes

    A visual tribute to Railton Road and inspirational figures, like Darcus Howe and Linton Kwesi Johnson, was launched at the Brixton Advice Centre last week to coincide with Black History […]