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April 14, 2018, No comments

Elishka Flint looks behind the success of one of the local mothers featured in the Brixton Pound Cafe’s MotherWorks exhibition Happity, an app that showcases fun things to do with […]

Young reader on Beanstalk programme

Charity seeks volunteers to help Brixton pupils with reading

March 6, 2018, Comments Off on Charity seeks volunteers to help Brixton pupils with reading

Volunteers in Brixton have been helping primary school children become more confident readers in a support programme by Beanstalk. The literacy charit ...

Tom Nixon with Heath and Nobby

From hoof to loaf – Brixton pupils see the start of wheat’s journey

February 9, 2018, 4 Comments

Pupils from Brixton’s Hill Mead primary school were in Ruskin Park today to see shire horses Nobby and Heath plough another heritage wheat growing a ...

BIGKID charity raises funds for Christmas presents

December 20, 2017, Comments Off on BIGKID charity raises funds for Christmas presents

South london-based youth charity BIGKID Foundation has been raising funds from the local community to buy Christmas presents for young people in Lambe ...

  • Mr Gee spoken word poet
    Brix-tongue poet Mr Gee to judge national writing competition
    December 14, 2017, Comments Off on Brix-tongue poet Mr Gee to judge national writing competition

    Spoken word poet Mr Gee who hosted Brixton’s performance poetry club Brix-tongue, is joining a panel of expert judges for “Voices”, a national writing competition for children in care and […]

  • Sixteenfeet productions flyer for pop up panto Aladdin
    Pop up Panto is back in Brixton with a funky Aladdin
    November 30, 2017, Comments Off on Pop up Panto is back in Brixton with a funky Aladdin

    Brixton’s Sixteenfeet Productions is bringing back the pop up Panto. A fab and funky Aladdin is touring Lambeth schools and community centres this Christmas with two public performances at Brixton East […]

  • Lambeth Early Years Partnership celebrate refurb of Myatt's Field
    Lambeth Early Years Partnership announces £4 million for children’s facilities
    November 24, 2017, Comments Off on Lambeth Early Years Partnership announces £4 million for children’s facilities

    Lambeth Early Action Partnership (LEAP) have announced a rebuilding and refurbishing programme of children’s early years buildings, using £4 million of National Lottery funding, starting with the improvement of The […]

  • Young Londoners Film Competition launched by London Mayor
    Mayor launches filmmaking competition for young Londoners
    November 24, 2017, Comments Off on Mayor launches filmmaking competition for young Londoners

    Film education charity, Into Film, has launched a My Local Culture Filmmaking Competition for young Londoners in partnership with the Mayor of London’s London Borough of Culture bid. It offers […]

  • Girls Friendly Society members
    Girls Friendly Society relaunches in Brixton
    November 23, 2017, Comments Off on Girls Friendly Society relaunches in Brixton

    Girls Friendly Society (GFS) has recently re-launched its Brixton group for girls and young women at The Edmundsbury Estate Community Centre on Ferndale Road. The group which opened its doors […]

  • Pop up Panto Aladdin is open for bookings
    October 19, 2017, Comments Off on Pop up Panto Aladdin is open for bookings

    Sixteenfeet Productions are taking bookings  from Primary schools and Community Groups for their fab and funky Aladdin. A spokesperson says: “This offers a fantastic opportunity for children to experience live […]