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Co Pop logo
November 30, 2016, No comments

Co-Pop, a co-operative trade movement made up of  women entrepreneurs, is celebrating a year of trading at Pop Brixton. The Co-Pop women radiate passion and enthusiasm for their business with a […]

Stockwell School brixton arches project

Double trouble for Brixton businesses

November 25, 2016, No comments

Brixton retailers and other traders are facing a double threat from huge business rate increases and the blight on the centre of the shopping district ...

River Effra book cover

Everything you need to know about the Effra

November 8, 2016, No comments

Romantics may wish to avoid a comprehensive new book about the River Effra. Even before the late nineties arts project Platform ran a convincing but e ...

Brixton in the eighties

Brixton in the eighties – shabbily splendid

October 5, 2016, 9 Comments

Nick Buglione begins a journey through time with his recollections of Brixton in the Eighties Nowadays it’s easy, marvellous Mark Zuckerberg can rem ...

  • Youth Parliament member Krystelle Stedford
    ‘I am your amplifier’ says Youth Parliament member Krystelle
    October 3, 2016, Comments Off on ‘I am your amplifier’ says Youth Parliament member Krystelle

    As Black History Month begins, Krystelle-Jade Edward-Stedford, Lambeth member of the Youth Parliament, asks what it actually means to be Black and urges young people to make their voices heard. […]

  • You can’t change change. But it must be managed
    September 12, 2016, Comments Off on You can’t change change. But it must be managed

    Photographer Honey Salvadori, a long-time local resident talks to Anna McKie about her new book, coming home and what Brixton was really like 30 years ago Honey Salvadori has seen […]

  • Meet the Advocacy Academy
    September 11, 2016, Comments Off on Meet the Advocacy Academy

    Meet the Advocacy Adademy – young people on a mission to tackle some big problems. Founder Amelia Viney invited the Brixton Blog and Bugle to Parliament to hear their campaign pitches to […]

  • The DIY entrepreneurs who are putting together a DIY weekend
    How to start your own business
    September 10, 2016, Comments Off on How to start your own business

    Dirk Bischof, CEO of Hatch explains how the organisation helps people wanting to start ther own business and says ‘Get in touch now’ If you are thinking of starting your […]