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Pollution protest on the Brixton Road
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5 October, 2017, 2 Comments

Local resident Jemima Hartshorn, founder of Mums for Lungs, explains why she joined others to block Brixton Road last month. First of all, I would like to say sorry to […]

Meet the Design Trail press gang

10 September, 2017, Comments Off on Meet the Design Trail press gang

A bunch of work experience students, aka the Press Gang, were set a challenge over the holidays. The 11 students, who had not worked together before w ...

Electric Avenue

We are Brixton. Why should we move out?

5 September, 2017, 5 Comments

  Residents of central Brixton have launched a campaign– Sleepless Brixton – to demand action to control increasing levels of noise and anti- ...

policeman with back to photo

BRIXTON LEGAL: What to do if your child is arrested

30 May, 2017, Comments Off on BRIXTON LEGAL: What to do if your child is arrested

Pam Douglas is a solicitor with local firm Wainwright & Cummins. Each month, she takes a common enquiry and asks one of her colleagues from the re ...

  • Reading how to write a will
    BRIXTON LEGAL: Why wills matter
    30 May, 2017, Comments Off on BRIXTON LEGAL: Why wills matter

    Pam Douglas is a solicitor with local firm Wainwright & Cummins. Each month she takes a common enquiry and asks one of her colleagues from the relevant department to answer […]

  • Brockwell Park
    Brixton’s a source of ideas and inspiration
    3 February, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton’s a source of ideas and inspiration

    For Sam Furness, Brixton is a source of inspiration that never runs dry Inspiration is a potent elixir. It’s the thing that grabs us by the collar, elevates us out […]

  • Volunteers at Loughborough Farm
    Loughborough Farm is still growing
    3 February, 2017, Comments Off on Loughborough Farm is still growing

    Stephen Blanchard writes about his involvement with urban farming and how it began at the Wyck Gardens orchard One of the first things that caught my eye after our family moved […]

  • Arched roof of Stockwell Bus Garage
    The glory that is Stockwell bus garage
    13 December, 2016, Comments Off on The glory that is Stockwell bus garage

    Annabel Sampson pays homage to south London’s – indeed the whole of London’s – most important building. Photos by John East, courtesy of C20 Society. At Stockwell’s busiest junction, a […]