April 25, 2015, 22 Comments

  Violence erupted on the streets of Brixton today in the wake of an initially peaceful protest against gentrification in the area. The window of Foxtons estate agents in Brixton [...]

6 Somerleyton Road. Credit: Boyd Hill

Community volunteers at 6 Somerleyton Road say they have been locked out

April 24, 2015, No comments

Volunteers at 6 Somerleyton Road say they have been locked out of the building. A number of those who have been working on the community hub say that ...

Paco, missing cat

MISSING MOGGY: Help find Paco

April 23, 2015, No comments

Update: Paco has been found! His leg was injured but he is expected to make a full recovery.  Help find Paco, a ginger Tom cat. He is new to Brixton ...


SAVE OUR SHOPS: Show your support on Saturday

April 23, 2015, No comments

The Brixton Community United campaign, fighting to save the businesses under the arches, has asked customers to show their support on Saturday April ...

  • foodbank
    Over 7000 people used local foodbank
    April 22, 2015, 1 Comment

    The Trussell Trust, which runs foodbanks across the UK, has announced the number of people in need of food has hit over 1 million in the past year. Over 7,000 [...]

  • Work has begun breaking down the Mauleverer Road Mural
    Mauleverer Road mural comes down
    April 13, 2015, No comments

    Work has begun on the Tuborg Building, destroying a section of the Mauleverer Road Mural. In 2013, a planning application to building nine private houses on the site was rejected, but [...]