All posts in Features

recycled pram and xmas tree
Latest
February 6, 2017, No comments

Delores William enjoys the give and take of unofficial recycling by the garden wall Before I moved to Brixton I lived on a very busy main road (the A2) not […]

Brockwell Park

Brixton’s a source of ideas and inspiration

February 3, 2017, No comments

For Sam Furness, Brixton is a source of inspiration that never runs dry Inspiration is a potent elixir. It’s the thing that grabs us by the collar, ...

Volunteers at Loughborough Farm

Loughborough Farm is still growing

February 3, 2017, No comments

Stephen Blanchard writes about his involvement with urban farming and how it began at the Wyck Gardens orchard One of the first things that caught my ...

Air Pollution above Lambeth

Brixton’s Criminal Air

January 31, 2017, No comments

Simon Still calls for bold action from politicians as Brixton leads the UK in pollution caused by cars and commercial vehicles Brixton was in the news ...

  • Nick Buglione in eighties
    Decades of Brixton: growing pains of the noughties
    December 15, 2016, Comments Off on Decades of Brixton: growing pains of the noughties

    Nick Buglione continues a journey through time with his recollections of Brixton – this month, the noughties Sooner or later, we grow up and cast aside our youthful indulgences. And have […]

  • Arched roof of Stockwell Bus Garage
    The glory that is Stockwell bus garage
    December 13, 2016, Comments Off on The glory that is Stockwell bus garage

    Annabel Sampson pays homage to south London’s – indeed the whole of London’s – most important building. Photos by John East, courtesy of C20 Society. At Stockwell’s busiest junction, a […]

  • Co Pop logo
    Co-Pop Brixton women who mean business
    November 30, 2016, Comments Off on Co-Pop Brixton women who mean business

    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 […]