When Brixton teenager Andrea Loaiza Giraldo was crowned winner at the 2014 Fashion Futures Final at London Fashion Week in September she was stunned. “It was a big shock when [...]
A Coors ice bar will open in Windrush Square on Saturday, despite objections from some residents. The free pop-up Ice Bar bar will be in situ from Sat ...
“We were here before Wahaca!” says Stuart Horwood, stalwart of Brixton market, watch-man, and CEO of the Brixton Market Traders’ F ...
A group of women from South London are setting their sights on becoming entrepreneurs: designing, making and selling innovative learning tools and games for children. Frustrated that it is hard [...]
“I absolutely adore our building! We love it here – it really suits our brand.” Brixton local and founder of ethical fashion brand Lowie, Bronwyn Lowenthal, enthuses with an infectious [...]
Italian-born Roberta ‘Roby’ de Caro playfully ruffles the blond locks of her adorable four-year old daughter Mia as she explains her venture into glass fusing. “I wanted my daughter to [...]
This article is written by Anna Baum, change maker of the #MigrantsContribute campaign and IRMO trustee. Brixton’s rich history of migration, from the Windrush generation in the late 1940s to [...]
“I found writing it very therapeutic, and it made me realise that I was a little devil back then”, says ex-gang member Tracey Miller about her gritty, no-holds-barred book ‘Sour’ [...]
A magnet for alternative culture and self-expression over the years, Brixton is a natural home for street art. These last few years in particular have seen an explosion of weird [...]