Augusta Akerman
March 24, 2015, No comments

“All my family were better at drawing than me, but now I am the illustrator,” smiles local artist Augusta Akerman as she meets Katrin Magnussen in Brixton Market. As a [...]

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Your turn! Reggaeoke at the Ritzy

March 18, 2015, No comments

One of the many wonderful events that takes place at Upstairs at the Ritzy is Reggaeoke, a night of reggae-themed karaoke. Arts contributor Petra Gen ...

The Factory

The Factory to offer free workshops at Photofusion from March 19

March 16, 2015, No comments

The Photofusion Gallery will host The Factory Pop Up’s 10-day event from March 19-28. If you are aged between 16 and 25, head down to the Brixton ga ...

Brixton City Farm day by Liam N. Cohen

Will Brixton City Farm be a reality?

March 14, 2015, 3 Comments

“It all started when I house sat for a friend who keeps quails in his kitchen. I got hooked,” Tamara Russell, the chair of Brixton City Fa ...

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    Coming out in Brixton
    March 1, 2015, 1 Comment

      “Coming Out Stories” was Brixton Live’s first foray into the issues facing LGBT women, held at Brixton Library on Wednesday 25th February. Borne out of an event held to [...]

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    Global Justice Brixton launch event
    February 21, 2015, No comments

    Gargie Ahmad, arts and community blogger, was at the launch of Global Justice Brixton, part of Global Justice Now. Global Justice Now is a democratic social justice organisation, challenging the [...]

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    Staying Power at the BCA
    February 9, 2015, No comments

    Arts co editor, Ruth Waters, finds out more about the latest exhibition at the Black Cultural Archives. The new exhibition at the Black Cultural Archives is the culmination of a [...]

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    Best of Brixton: February
    February 8, 2015, No comments

    Our top tips for what’s on in February…  Mon 9 @ Upstairs at the Ritzy. Tonight the Ritzy hosts their ‘board games and beyond night’, a free event of gaming, [...]