Brixton's Granville Arcade in 1961
April 17, 2014, No comments

85,000 films of archived footage have been uploaded to Youtube in an unprecedented move by British Pathé. The renowned newsreel archive has some genuine treasures from Brixton’s history ranging from powerful [...]


Snact Happy – a Brixtonite’s plan to help tackle food poverty

April 17, 2014, 2 Comments

Olivia Atkins met Brixton based Snact co-founder Ilana Taub to discuss her plans to tackle food poverty with her new tasty treats. Picture the scene ...

Penny Rimbaud of Crass

The Truth of Revolution, Brother: Brixton, punk and politics

April 8, 2014, No comments

A Brixton-based author is writing a groundbreaking new book on punk and DIY culture. The Truth of Revolution Brother by Charlie Waterhouse and co-auth ...

Market Traders

Tree Shepherd – giving Lambeth residents the confidence to set up shop

April 8, 2014, No comments

Stephen Ferdinando meets the owner of Tree Shepherd, a Brixton based organisation seeking to inspire local businesses… As I waited to meet Colin ...

  • Riots not  diets: Robert Allyene
    Ritzy cinema human rights exhibition
    March 28, 2014, No comments

    At the Blog, we’re always interested in the creative stuff that the staff at the Ritzy are getting up to. This week they launched a photographic exhibition of their own work [...]