September 14, 2014, No comments

The hard-fought campaign for staff at the Ritzy to be paid the London Living Wage ended on Friday as staff voted to accept the latest pay offer from employers Picturehouse, [...]


Brixton designer wants your treasures

September 12, 2014, No comments

A new project by local designer Robyn Parker will document the stories of local people and their most treasured possessions through a kaleidoscopic p ...


GUEST POST: Why we’re launching a Brixton Bookjam for little people

September 11, 2014, No comments

Zelda Rhiando and Emma Pickard, founders of the Brixton BookJam, talk about why they are launching a BookJam just for kids. When we launched the Brixt ...

A baker at Bad Boys Bakery

Baking Bad – how pastry power is changing prison lives in Brixton

September 11, 2014, No comments

I’ve lived a stone’s throw from Brixton Prison for much of my life and yet it has remained a curiosity – out of sight and mind. So I jum ...

  • Ugandan textile art and upcycling by Afroretro, one of the makers present at Making Uncovered 2014, who will be running a drop-in session throughout the day for anyone who fancies turning their hand to African weaving
    Lambeth artists showcase their skills this Saturday
    September 11, 2014, No comments

    Kicking off Brixton’s London Design Week programme, Lambeth’s finest artists and makers will be showcasing their skills in an all-day festival of creativity. Arts co-editor Ruth Waters reports. This Saturday artists [...]