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  • Poster for workshop on 15 September Getting Attention
    Tips to make yourself heard workshop at Community Base
    10 September, 2018, Comments Off on Tips to make yourself heard workshop at Community Base

    Make Some Noise! Getting people’s attention and keeping it is a workshop at Brixton Community Base on Saturday 15 September run by Project Dirt and Eden Project Communities. Food courtesy […]

  • Reflections a CGI image of Brixton Design Trail installation's outside Brixton Tube
    Brixton talent prepares to go on show
    5 September, 2018, 1 Comment

    Brixton Design Trail will once again bring local people, creatives and organisations together from 15 to 23 September. The theme of this year’s trail – We Belong – explores what […]

  • 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 […]

  • Rock Against Racism Programme Back Cover
    Rock Against Racism 40 years on – an echo that must get louder
    4 September, 2018, Comments Off on Rock Against Racism 40 years on – an echo that must get louder

      Forty years ago this month the biggest party ever held in Brockwell Park took place under the banner Rock Against Racism. On 24 September 1978 more than 120,000 revellers […]

  • Groundwork event
    Bite-sized food waste workshops
    9 August, 2018, Comments Off on Bite-sized food waste workshops

    The Brixton Pound Café will be one of the venues for free “bite-sized” workshops on food waste for Lambeth residents organised by the charity Groundwork. It says the interactive sessions […]

  • Brixton Chamber Orchestra at Cressingham Gardens
    22 July, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton Chamber Orchestra at Cressingham Gardens

      The Cressingham Gardens Rotunda – one of the many things that makes the demolition-threatened estate special – hosted a concert by the Brixton Chamber Orchestra last night (22 July) […]

  • Ritzy workers in Windrush Square at the weekend
    Picturehouse seeks to vary planning condition for new Lambeth cinema
    14 July, 2018, Comments Off on Picturehouse seeks to vary planning condition for new Lambeth cinema

    Picturehouse cinemas, the owner of Brixton’s Ritzy, is seeking to vary the terms of Lambeth council’s planning conditions for its new cinema in West Norwood. The cinema, a joint venture […]

  • Sacked union reps (l-r)Tom McKain, Marc Cowan and Natalie Parsons outside the Ritzy in Brixton
    Ritzy union reps were unfairly dismissed
    12 July, 2018, Comments Off on Ritzy union reps were unfairly dismissed

      Union representatives at Brixton’s Ritzy Cinema were unfairly dismissed, an employment tribunal has ruled. Workers at the Ritzy have been campaigning over several years to be paid the London […]