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Jah Shaka with his award
January 16, 2018, No comments

Two South London reggae legends have at last received the Dub Innovator awards they were honoured with last summer, joining a third to be honoured on International Reggae Day (IRD). […]


Let’s look out for one another

December 11, 2017, No comments

Dave Randall says the music industry needs to take a good long look at itself – and picks out one local booker who is already doing the right thing ...

Brockwell Park view of Shard

‘Gigantic intrusion’ into beloved Brockwell Park

December 11, 2017, 8 Comments

Friends of Brockwell Park (FoBP), the charity that has protected the interests of the park for more than 30 years, says today (11 December) that two t ...

Campaigners in Brockwell Park

Residents warn on Brockwell park ‘festival’ plans

December 8, 2017, 3 Comments

  People living near Brockwell Park have launched a campaign to stop its use for large-scale events that would exclude the local community from t ...

  • Claudia Wilson of Pure Vinyl Reocrds
    A sense of community
    December 8, 2017, No comments

    Eleanor Sharples talks to Claudia Wilson about her records, her new shop and the Brixton community. Claudia Wilson no longer sees the community spirit that there used to be in […]

  • Big Fish Little Fish: family rave
    Home Office’s loss is baby clubbers’ gain
    October 3, 2017, Comments Off on Home Office’s loss is baby clubbers’ gain

      Brixton resident Hannah Saunders waved goodbye to a high-flying career in the Home Office to run DJ and glow-stick raves with a difference. Her Big Fish Little Fish (BFLF) […]

  • Cocktail
    Courtesan bids to bring Shanghai to Brixton’s Atlantic Road
    September 22, 2017, Comments Off on Courtesan bids to bring Shanghai to Brixton’s Atlantic Road

    One of the last things Brixton needs is chain-run cocktail bars pushing out long-established and much-loved local establishments. So it’s good to see a Brixton institution gearing up to offer […]

  • Signpost at Brockwell Park Community Gardens
    Summer activities at Brockwell Park Greenhouses
    August 12, 2017, Comments Off on Summer activities at Brockwell Park Greenhouses

    Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses summer events are in full swing, and there’s something for everyone.  At Sunday Pizzas you can roll the dough and fire up your own pizza. There’s […]