Somerleyton Road, c. 1965
August 5, 2015, No comments

Local people, past and present, will be celebrated with a varied month-long programme of activities in and around Brixton this September, as the Lambeth Heritage Festival returns for its third [...]

Trainee Beth Collier holding 1.5Kg of freshly milled flour that she milled herself. Photo by Owen Llewellyn  (Cygnus Imaging Ltd)

Windmill gets grinding for Milling Monday

April 30, 2015, No comments

Brixton Windmill is grinding again for the first time since 1934. This Bank Holiday weekend you can see how flour is being made in Lambeth’s la ...

Tom Scott

Tom’s music mission is a big hit with schools

March 30, 2015, No comments

Features Editor Katrin Magnussen meets the man behind local charity, School Ground Sounds, to find out how he’s changing the lives of young, musical ...

Pat Foster, founder of the Little Bit Ritzy in the 1970s

From Electric Pavilion to the Little Bit Ritzy: The story of a legendary landmark

January 30, 2015, 4 Comments

Many things are synonymous with Brixton. The kaleidoscopic market, the Academy, queuing for the Tube, the street preachers and buskers, roofdogs, Fran ...

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    Setting the Table at Brixton Library
    September 1, 2014, No comments

    As part of Lambeth’s Heritage Festival, they are letting the ladies go first with a fantastic opening night talk at Brixton Library on Wednesday 3rd September. Setting the Table will [...]