Fruit trees outside the barrier block

Incredible Bus Stop break down the barriers at Southwyck House

The edible bus stop are back planting at the Barrier Block (Southwyck House) on Wednesday afternoon 1 – 5pm. Everyone welcome to join in. Founding...

Parental guidance. Share your experience and help a family

This May Home-Start Lambeth will be offering free training to volunteers with parenting or caring experience who would like to give practical and emotional support...

Friendship Works: Help change a child’s life by volunteering

The charity Family Action is recruiting volunteers to become children and young people mentors in Lambeth. The scheme Friendship Works supports young people who have...
McDonald's little crew

Nominate a ‘grot spot’ for the great Brixton spring clean

Keep Britain Tidy are launching a campaign to clean up litter across the UK over the weekend of 3-5 March. Brixton’s local McDonalds is supporting...
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Brixton Food Bank needs your help

  As Christmas draws closer, Brixton Food Bank needs your help! They need a lot of food at Xmas time and are organise three days...
Chelsea Young

Police seek help over girl missing in Brixton

Police are concerned for the welfare of a teenage girl last seen at about 4.30pm in Brixton on Sunday (30 October) and are appealing for...
Syrian Supper Club dinner preparations

Club diners raise £2,000 for Syria

Marhabtayn Syrian Supper Club hosted its first event  in Brixton during the summer. The club’s aim is to show solidarity with people caught up...
Louisa Malonga

Police seek help over missing Brixton woman

Lambeth police are appealing for the public's help to find a missing vulnerable woman. Louisa Malonga, 70, was reported missing today (29 August) when her carers visited her...
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Local food banks need your help

  Norwood, Brixton and Streatham food bank distribution centres have been busy over the summer holidays as some families struggled to make ends meet As a...

Police concerned about 13-year-old last seen in Brixton

Police in Lambeth are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing vulnerable 13-year-old girl. Alicia Davies was last seen in Brixton at 11:15...

Brixton market trader Stuart cycles for charity

Brixton Market Federation’s Stuart Horwood is cycling to raise money for the NSPCC, writes Colette Webber. Setting off on 31 July for the Prudential Ride...

Nurses take on mountain fundraising challenge

Six nurses from Royal Trinity Hospice  will climb the three highest peaks in the UK in a gruelling 24-hour challenge on 16 September 2016....
Dan Kelly who is running for Pancreatic Cancer charity

Brixton 18 run for UK’s biggest cancer killer

 Brixton resident Dan Kelly (left) has organised a team of 18  to take part in the Vitality British 10K London Run in central London...
Sunshine Arts International children in carnival costume

Arts charity fundraiser to take local children to Carnival

Lambeth children enjoy last year's Notting Hill Carnival. Arts charity Sunshine International Arts has launched a crowdfunding campaign to take 35 local disadvantaged children to Notting...

Mayor pledges support for Myatt’s Fields Big Park Sleepover

Father Nature, a Brixton-based community gardening enterprise, is teaming up with the Myatt’s Fields Park Project and local army cadets together they hope to...
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Missing library campaigner Robbie Gibson seen in isle of Wight

Police believe missing local community activist and library campaigner Robbie Gibson may have travelled to Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. They have renewed appeals...

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Slade Gardens project wins funding from mayor

Brixton’s Slade Gardens is one of a handful of local city greening projects to have been awarded significant funding from the London mayor’s Greener City...
Ula and Basil

Football team raise money for cancer treatment

South London five-a-side football team Samba Quays are reuniting 10 years after their last competitive fixture to play...
Solomon Smith and Sarah Jones: inspiration to help jobless people

Brixton Soup Kitchen: ‘We don’t just do food here’

  Brixton Soup Kitchen is extending its help to local people in need by offering confidence-boosting counselling. Kitchen founder Solomon Smith has teamed up with life...

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This year's Advocacy Academy intake

Advocacy Academy puts passion into practice

Family and supporters of young graduates of the Advocacy Academy cheered them on in an emotional graduation ceremony in Brixton as each group of...
Food on foodbank shelves

Brixton foodbank joins universal credit campaign

The Norwood and Brixton Foodbank is giving full backing to a national campaign to reform universal credit. The controversial change to benefit payments has led...
John McDonnell

Shadow chancellor McDonnell in Brixton call for socialist transformation

The Labour Party’s shadow chancellor John McDonnell made a call for the socialist transformation of Britain in a speech in Brixton at the weekend. He...