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August 19, 2014, No comments

Summer may be cooling off but there’s no need to stay in this September: the Lambeth Heritage Festival is back, bringing plenty of free and fun talks, walks, events and [...]

Brixton's Granville Arcade in 1961

Stunning videos of historic Brixton released

April 17, 2014, 2 Comments

85,000 films of archived footage have been uploaded to Youtube in an unprecedented move by British Pathé. The renowned newsreel archive has some gen ...

Penny Rimbaud of Crass

The Truth of Revolution, Brother: Brixton, punk and politics

April 8, 2014, 1 Comment

A Brixton-based author is writing a ground-breaking new book on punk and DIY culture. The Truth of Revolution Brother by Charlie Waterhouse and co-aut ...

Electric Brixton needs YOU!

March 23, 2014, 4 Comments

Ceaseless Entertainment! The words written on The Palladium Picture House cinema didn’t lie and now, 100 years after the venue opened it’s doors, ...

  • Live At The Brixton Academy - by Simon Parkes with JS Rafaeli
    Life at the Brixton Academy
    February 11, 2014, 1 Comment

    Simon Parkes bought Brixton Academy for just £1 in 1983: the rest is history. Luke Massey caught up with Simon to find out more about his incredible journey.  Having run [...]

  • AdrianShortMandela
    Memories of Mandela
    December 6, 2013, 7 Comments

    Struggling through the crowds and jumping up onto a market stall to get a good look at a grey-haired man in African dress, far away up on the Brixton Recreation [...]