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Myatt's Fields Park: the greenhouse in action
August 14, 2017, No comments

Myatt’s Fields Park is hosting a lively programme of free events and activities involving nature, food, wellbeing and music over the rest of the summer. Full details are on the […]

Miranda Brawn speaking to business school graduates at Brighton University

Equality champion Miranda Brawn receives honorary doctorate

August 2, 2017, No comments

Miranda Brawn, equality commissioner for Lambeth and patron of the Black Cultural Archives in Brixton, notched up another honour in recognition of her ...

Shaninga Marasha, CEO of BIGKID Foundation with Emma Harrison CBE, chair of the Foundation for Social Improvement

Local charity wins top award

July 29, 2017, No comments

A local charity, the BIGKID Foundation, has won the national Foundation for Social Improvement (FSI) “Small Charity Big Impact” award. BIGKID, bas ...

BMX racing in Brockwell Park, Brixton

BMX is back in Brixton’s Brockwell Park

July 25, 2017, No comments

BMX riders from all over London headed for the Brixton BMX track in Brockwell Park at the weekend for an event to celebrate its reopening after being ...

  • Home Secretary Amber Rudd talks to key worker Ken Davis (right), centre manager Dawn Brecken (second left), and key worker Junior Atkins, during her visit to the Harbour recovery centre in Brixton ahead of the launch of the government's new drug strategy
    Brixton launch for new national drug strategy
    July 14, 2017, No comments

    Home Secretary Amber Rudd  launched the government’s new drug strategy in Brixton at the Blenheim charity’s Harbour building on Coldharbour Lane. Both the charity and other experts warned that it […]

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    Chance UK is recruiting mentors for local children
    July 12, 2017, No comments

    An award-winning children’s charity, has opened applications for new mentors from the Lambeth area.  Chance UK provides encouragement and support for children and their families through year-long mentoring plans. The […]