All posts in Brixton Stories

  • Brixton Calling – We meet BID director Michael Smith
    10 April, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton Calling – We meet BID director Michael Smith

    What is the Brixton BID? Delores Williams finds out from director Michael Smith. Listen in yourself …     People, like myself, may see the word BID in articles about […]

  • Made in Brixton: Windmill Flour
    8 April, 2018, Comments Off on Made in Brixton: Windmill Flour

    Sacha Harrison meets Shaun Wilson, Head Miller at our wonderfully unlikely urban windmill. And bags a recipe for hyper-local home baking. Despite the gluten free trend, Brixton’s bakeries are thriving. […]

  • High Spirits: Myatts Fields Cocktails
    8 April, 2018, Comments Off on High Spirits: Myatts Fields Cocktails

    We meet local boutique cocktail makers Myatts Fields Cocktails Brixtonians Clemency and Cyrus (also husband and wife) found a somewhat unusual route into boutique cocktail making. Their range of classic […]

  • Blacker Dread
    Brixton Calling: Talking with Blacker Dread
    11 March, 2018, 1 Comment

    Monday night (12 March) sees the first television showing of a new documentary by BAFTA award-winning director Molly Dineen about legendary Brixton figure Blacker Dread. Delores William watched the film […]

  • Lord Bourne
    Official Windrush 70 campaign launches in Brixton
    8 March, 2018, Comments Off on Official Windrush 70 campaign launches in Brixton

    Communities Minister Lord Bourne will today (8 March) visit Lambeth council to launch an official “Windrush 70” campaign to celebrate the Windrush generation. The campaign will highlight the huge contribution […]

  • Claudia Wilson of Pure Vinyl Reocrds
    Brixton Calling: Music – Brixton’s record shop with soul
    8 March, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton Calling: Music – Brixton’s record shop with soul

      Delores William talks to Vinyl Record’s Claudia Wilson about her passion for music, people and fun “Come on in, bring your records, or come and listen to some records”. […]

  • Brixton Calling: Before you judge someone, walk a mile in their shoes
    8 February, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton Calling: Before you judge someone, walk a mile in their shoes

    Delores William discovers empathy, compassion and understanding in a giant shoebox Out of the blue, as I’m walking along the Thames River path at Vauxhall, I come across a giant […]