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Cafe Cairo billboard saying "We are open"
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1 November, 2018, No comments

Still around after more than 20 years, being burnt down and spending four years closed, Café Cairo epitomises the Brixton spirit. James Perrett finds out how “We’re still here,” say […]

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Europhiles say it with Brixton beer

8 October, 2018, 1 Comment

A group of passionate pro-Europeans has turned to Brixton’s Clarkshaws Brewery to create a beer that celebrates the principles of the European Singl ...

Market, railway and retail – key features of the Brixton economy

Council consults on Brixton Street Market Action Plan

5 October, 2018, No comments

Lambeth council has launched on online consultation on its Brixton Street Market Masterplan and Action Plan. The deadline for responses is 19 October. ...

Developer plans six-storey office block on Electric Avenue

5 October, 2018, 5 Comments

Another familiar piece of Brixton town centre is set to be knocked down to make way for a new development. The owners of 9-15 Electric Avenue – home ...

  • Refurbished Brixton arches offered for rent
    26 September, 2018, 2 Comments

    Ten arches and eight kiosks on Atlantic Road are being marketed for letting by commercial property specialists Grant Mills Wood under the name “Brixton Pillars”. Publicity material for the offer […]

  • Highlights of 2018 Brixton Design Trail: Starts Saturday
    13 September, 2018, Comments Off on Highlights of 2018 Brixton Design Trail: Starts Saturday

    Brixton Design Trail (BDT) starts this Saturday 15 September as part of the London Design Festival. This year’s theme – We Belong – explores and celebrates what it means to […]

  • Valentia Place arches
    Network Rail arches sold
    10 September, 2018, 1 Comment

    The new owners of thousands of railway arches, including those in Brixton and Herne Hill that are currently being controversially refurbished, have pledged to “remain particularly sensitive to the small […]

  • One of the paintings by Abe Odedina that will be on display in the Department Store
    BDT: Bringing the Belonging to Brixton
    5 September, 2018, 1 Comment

    Brixton Design Trail (BDT) launches on 15 September as part of the London Design Festival. This year’s theme – We Belong – explores and celebrates what it means to live […]

  • Guardian angel for Brixton’s African Caribbean war memorial
    22 June, 2018, Comments Off on Guardian angel for Brixton’s African Caribbean war memorial

    As Brixton geared up for the Windrush anniversary, the African Caribbean war memorial in Windrush Square got a new caretaker. Stafford Geoghagen owner of Caribbean food outlet Healthy Eaters on […]