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Actor Mark Rylance with school children attempting to beat world record for painting by numbers
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17 September, 2018, 1 Comment

Herne Hill residents and primary school children have set a new world record for the most contributions to a colour by numbers painting. The finished mural will brighten up the […]

Hill Mead pupils use the Brixton Bugle in a drama production

Top award for Brixton school

17 September, 2018, No comments

Brixton’s Hill Mead school has won a top national award for good practice in teaching for diversity and inclusion.It was joint winner of the UK Lite ...

Artist impression of Herne Hill mural

Herne Hill mural aims to break record for most contributors

5 September, 2018, 1 Comment

Herne Hill’s long underpass between Station Square and Milkwood Road is to be transformed this month (12 September 2018).  Around 1,500 local kids ...

Photo of re-opened adventure playground at Loughborough Junction

End of summer celebrations at newly re-opened Grove Adventure Playground

5 September, 2018, Comments Off on End of summer celebrations at newly re-opened Grove Adventure Playground

Grove Adventure Playground held a fantastic end of summer BBQ at Gordon Grove last Friday (31 August) with many children, parents and members of the c ...

  • Boy performing in Off The Cuff
    Young performers to play Brockwell Park
    1 August, 2018, 1 Comment

    Brockwell Park is to host another music festival in September. But don’t reach for your lawyer … The Junior Open Mic Micro Festival will be unfenced, last less than three […]

  • Couple with child at airport
    Brixton Legal Are you travelling abroad with children?
    31 July, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton Legal Are you travelling abroad with children?

    Pam Douglas is a solicitor with Brixton firm Wainwright & Cummins. Each month, she takes a common legal issue and asks colleagues to explain it for readers Travelling with minor children […]

  • Child's hands with clay
    Brixton summer art workshops for kids
    26 July, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton summer art workshops for kids

    A Brixton railway arch will house an art club for six to 10 year olds next month. Art educator Jess Nash will run the Opo workshop at 504 Ridgeway Road on […]

  • Jubilee Primary listen to the music
    Brixton’s Jubilee Primary School pupils join in the music
    13 June, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton’s Jubilee Primary School pupils join in the music

    Children, families and teachers at Jubilee Primary School were treated to a concert by a string quartet last month, as the charity London Music Masters celebrated its tenth anniversary, writes […]

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    Just a mum? No I’m not
    14 April, 2018, Comments Off on Just a mum? No I’m not

    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 […]