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January 9, 2017, 1 Comment

Brixton’s 198 Contemporary Arts and Learning is starting a new project Voices From the Front Line, for 13–25-year-olds. It will explore Brixton’s heritage and, in particular, the political and social history […]

Join the Queen and King of Wassail in Brockwell Park

What’s on in and around Brixton January 10–16

January 9, 2017, No comments

Tuesday 10 Effra Hall Tavern The Effra marks the anniversary of David Bowie’s death from 4pm with the Soothsayers playing live from 9pm. &nb ...

Screen shot from The Force Still With Us

Ritzy Round Up December

December 15, 2016, No comments

It is full steam ahead on the best season for the cinema – and with the London frost already having paid us a visit, what better time to grab a [&he ...

Jak Beula in Windrush Square

Date fixed for memorial to recognise Black servicemen and women

December 14, 2016, No comments

A memorial to Black Caribbean and African Commonwealth soldiers who fought in the first and second world wars is to be erected in Brixton next year on ...

  • Arched roof of Stockwell Bus Garage
    The glory that is Stockwell bus garage
    December 13, 2016, No comments

    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 […]

  • Trattoria Franzino Brixton Polpo
    Brixton Reviews: Trattoria Franzino
    December 8, 2016, No comments

    By Nikki Griffiths Trattoria Franzino has just signed a three-month extension to its residency inside Pop Brixton’s flexible restaurant space, designed to offer new starters a chance to establish and […]

  • Azorean Milk Liqueur
    Brixton Recipes: Azorean Milk Liqueur
    December 8, 2016, 1 Comment

    Sometimes things in life call for alcohol. And since it’s Christmas and my last column for the Brixton Blog and Bugle, this seems like one of those moments that needs […]

  • Herne Hill Film Festival
    December 6, 2016, No comments

    The group behind the Herne Hill Festival will be showing Christmas films for the first time this year.  The 12 Free Films of Christmas will run until 21 December at […]