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Sinead and Simon from mental health charity Mosaic are running the marathon to raise funds
December 15, 2017, No comments

Local charities day comes around every year on 15 December. This year, Mosaic, a Brixton-based mental health charity, is appealing for support. If you are short of a new year […]

Volunteers packing food items at storage depot

Brixton and Norwood foodbank Christmas appeal

December 14, 2017, 1 Comment

Local people have donated 61 tonnes of food to the Norwood and Brixton foodbank in 2017 and more than 200 have volunteered, the foodbank said in a Chr ...

Sunday football training in Brockwell Park

Council’s Brockwell Park partner says giant events must be reconsidered

December 13, 2017, 2 Comments

Brockwell Park Community Partners (BPCP), which recently agreed with Lambeth council to take part in a “partnership board” to oversee the running ...

Origami Fox and Hand

Art is a start to help lane feel the love in Brixton

December 11, 2017, No comments

Seven street artists have given a run-down area of Stockwell a makeover as part of a community-led attempt to deter anti-social behaviour. Stockwell L ...

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    Brixton Domino club happy to comply on licensing
    December 8, 2017, No comments

    Lambeth council’s licensing sub-committee, which in December considered an application by the Metropolitan police to review the Brixton Domino Club’s certificate that included several allegations of violent and criminal activity [&helli ...

  • Claudia Wilson of Pure Vinyl Reocrds
    A sense of community
    December 8, 2017, No comments

    Eleanor Sharples talks to Claudia Wilson about her records, her new shop and the Brixton community. Claudia Wilson no longer sees the community spirit that there used to be in […]

  • Danielle working on film project
    Crowdfunding campaign rises to the challenge
    November 29, 2017, No comments

    We Rise, has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise money and support for three-month outreach campaign aimed at providing more meaning work experience to disadvantage youngsters. You can find out […]