Brixton sewage pipes being repaired.
April 14, 2015, 8 Comments

Brixton Blog contributor Aimee Treasure is worried about Brixton’s sewage pipes and frequent flooding, and here writes about her own recent such experience. As the election looms, the main parties [...]

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SAVE OUR SHOPS: campaign demands transparency in council planning process

April 13, 2015, 1 Comment

The Save Brixton Arches campaign has written a letter to Lambeth council demanding it improves the transparency of its planning process. Last mont ...

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SAVE OUR SHOPS: Shutter art!

April 13, 2015, No comments

Some incredible artwork is going up on the shutters of businesses underneath the Brixton, to protest against Network Rail’s plans to evict them. ...

'Social housing not social cleansing' reads a campaign poster for the Save Cressingham Gardens campaign - photo by Sophie Bush

Friends of the Earth Lambeth host housing event

April 11, 2015, No comments

The Lambeth branch of Friends of the Earth is hosting an evening of discussion and activism on housing in the borough at The Printworks on Clapham Roa ...

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    Reclaim Brixton on April 25
    April 9, 2015, 1 Comment

    A demonstration will be held in Windrush Square on April 25, organised by Reclaim Brixton. More than three thousand people have said they are attending the event on Reclaim Brixton’s Facebook page. The [...]

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    EVENT: Citizen Science at Impact Hub Brixton
    April 8, 2015, No comments

    Lambeth residents are invited to join a community science project on April 23 at Impact Hub Brixton. Loop Labs are running a “citizen science” programme in association with Lambeth Council to increase [...]

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    Protest outside Foxtons
    April 4, 2015, 2 Comments

    A protest was held outside Foxtons on Brixton Road to highlight the impact soaring house prices have had on the community. The event today was organised by Our Brixton, a new [...]

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    Multi-arts campaign Our Brixton launches
    March 31, 2015, No comments

    A new multi-arts campaign to discuss and respond to the issues facing a rapidly changing Brixton launched today with words from Brixton’s star rapper, Potent Whisper. The campaign aims to [...]