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Ritzy workers in Windrush Square at the weekend
November 16, 2017, No comments

The campaign for a living wage for workers in the Picturehouse cinema chain received a boost last night when Lewisham council chose the Curzon chain – which is a living […]

Foodbank Warehouse

Foodbank appeal for donations after sharp increase in demand

November 11, 2017, No comments

The Norwood and Brixton Foodbank are appealing for local support and donations after a steep rise in the number of people using the service. It fears ...

Entrance to East Street Market

Crowdfunding campaign hatches plan for new community hub

November 8, 2017, No comments

Hatch Enterprise, the Brixton-based community enterprise charity has launched a crowdfunding campaign. Chief Executive Dirk Bischof says: “We are ra ...

Ritzy workers in Windrush Square at the weekend

Film industry heavyweights tell Picturehouse to settle

November 8, 2017, No comments

Significant UK film industry figures, including I, Daniel Blake producer Rebecca O’Brien; producer Tony Garnett; writer Paul Laverty; and Suffragett ...

  • Campaign to get older people on bikes
    November 1, 2017, No comments

    Cycle Training UK, Lambeth council and SW9 Community Housing, will launch the Silver Cycling project on 8 November 4 – 6pm. It is designed to get older people to exercise […]

  • Helen Hayes MP
    Noise campaigners meet MP and council
    October 31, 2017, No comments

    A first meeting between Sleepless Brixton campaigners against noise and nuisance in the town centre, Lambeth council, Transport for London and the police took place last month. “It feels like […]

  • Stacks of old cinema reels
    Cinema museum appeals for help
    October 31, 2017, No comments

    The Cinema Museum in Kennington, housed in the old Lambeth Workhouse, where Charlie Chaplin was sent as a child, is under threat. The museum’s lease expires in March next year. […]