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Ritzy living wage campaign placards
March 8, 2018, No comments

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has pledged solidarity with members of the BECTU union on strike at Picturehouse cinemas, including Brixton’s Ritzy, today (8 March). “I fully support your campaign to be […]

High Trees wins grant for language support programme

March 7, 2018, No comments

  High Trees Community Development Trust in Tulse Hill has been awarded three-year funding to run a “Strength in Words” programme. The grant ...

Ritzy strike 5 November 2017

International Women’s Day backing for Picturehouse living wage campaign

March 6, 2018, 1 Comment

Living wage campaigners at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema and others in the Picturehouse chain are to link up with the International Women’s Strike campai ...

Child in Superman Costume at Brixton Green meeting

Brixton Green launches campaign for council support

March 5, 2018, No comments

Brixton Green, the com­mun­ity body seeking to build affordable rented homes on a redeveloped Somerleyton Road, is organising a public meeting  on ...

  • Refugees welcomed into local's home
    Local people offer rooms for refugees
    February 23, 2018, No comments

    More than 85 refugees and asylum seekers have been welcomed into the homes of Lambeth people by an organisation that a Brixton resident helps to run. Refugees At Home is […]

  • Ritzy workers' banner at the 2016 Lambeth Country Show
    Ritzy workers plan week-long strike
    February 11, 2018, No comments

    Workers campaigning to be paid the London Living Wage at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema will join other Picturehouse chain employees in a week of action beginning next Saturday, 17 February. This […]