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Steadman with his mother
18 September, 2018, No comments

Steadman Scott, founder of Brixton’s renowned Afewee Academy, will feature on prime-time TV this Saturday (22 September) when he is honoured by the National Lottery. He will be seen being […]

Actor Mark Rylance with school children attempting to beat world record for painting by numbers

Herne Hill mural smashes world record for number of participants

17 September, 2018, No comments

Herne Hill residents and primary school children have set a new world record for the most contributions to a colour by numbers painting. The finished ...

Hill Mead pupils use the Brixton Bugle in a drama production

Top award for Brixton school

17 September, 2018, No comments

Brixton’s Hill Mead school has won a top national award for good practice in teaching for diversity and inclusion.It was joint winner of the UK Lite ...

Brixton local heroes portraits hung on railings of Brixton Library

Brixton honours its local heroes and celebrates their impact

16 September, 2018, 1 Comment

Portraits of Brixton Local Heroes have been laminated as plaques and hung on the railings outside Brixton Library as part of the Brixton Design Trail ...

  • Celebrating: (l-r) Helen Hayes, MP for Dulwich & West Norwood; Coldharbour ward councillor Donates Anyanwu; Scarlett O'Hara; and Coldharbour councillor Emma Nye
    Labour win Coldharbour ward by‑election
    14 September, 2018, 1 Comment

    Labour candidate Scarlett O’Hara last night (13 September) held a Coldharbour ward council seat for her party in a Brixton by-election. But Green Party candidate Michael Groce added a significant […]

  • Brixton Brewery party invite for all!
    13 September, 2018, No comments

    Brixton’s own brewery is celebrating the opening of their new bigger brewery just around the corner from their Station Road arches with a day of music, tours, food and family […]

  • Get up Brixton and SING!
    13 September, 2018, No comments

    The days are getting shorter, and winter gloom is just around the corner. But you can ward of the blues by getting into some joyful big choir singing. The stress […]

  • Brixton bus stop
    Brixton is top of the hops
    12 September, 2018, No comments

    Brixton’s status as a key transport hub was confirmed today (12 September) when Transport for London announced that bus stop P, one of several near the Tube, is used for […]