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LHS flower show
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May 11, 2018, No comments

Alan Slingsby meets the Lambeth Horticultural Society – and the man who organises the Country Show’s carved vegetable competition   Lambeth is well provided for when it comes to tilling […]

Nairobi Thompson and Jak Beula at the African Caribbean war memorial in Windrush Square

VE Day ceremony in Windrush Square

May 7, 2018, No comments

Brixton’s African Caribbean war memorial in Windrush Square will be the scene of a VE (Victory in Europe) Day celebration tomorrow (8 May) that has ...

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Brixton event to aid local young people

May 5, 2018, No comments

Twelve hours of music, street art and food, and workshops will come to Windrush Square on Saturday 12 May to celebrate Brixton diversity. Three organi ...

Brixton Disco Festival – it’s a family affair

April 24, 2018, No comments

(sponsored blogpost) It’s coming this Saturday 28 April! The first ever Brixton Disco Festival celebrating 40 years of disco – and celebrating ...

  • GoodGym-er Victoria
    A gym with a difference
    April 17, 2018, No comments

    Emily Prescott runs round Brixton most Tuesdays – but it’s not just for physical exercise Digging into a slice of cake, while I’m covered in paint or mud and feeling […]

  • Collage by Je lena
    Collage for the community
    April 11, 2018, No comments

    Brixton Library is hosting an exhibition of collages until 7 May by members of Collagistes Collective from around the world. The collective is based on the idea that collage is […]

  • Lord Bourne
    Official Windrush 70 campaign launches in Brixton
    March 8, 2018, Comments Off on Official Windrush 70 campaign launches in Brixton

    Communities Minister Lord Bourne will today (8 March) visit Lambeth council to launch an official “Windrush 70” campaign to celebrate the Windrush generation. The campaign will highlight the huge contribution […]

  • High Trees wins grant for language support programme
    March 7, 2018, Comments Off on High Trees wins grant for language support programme

      High Trees Community Development Trust in Tulse Hill has been awarded three-year funding to run a “Strength in Words” programme. The grant from the City Bridge Trust  will allow High […]

  • Young Brixton musicians to play in Germany
    March 5, 2018, Comments Off on Young Brixton musicians to play in Germany

    Youthsayers – the music project run by Brixton band Soothsayers – is taking a group of local 11-to-18-year-olds to perform at a ska, reggae and soul festival in Cologne, Germany. […]