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1 October, 2018, 1 Comment

Brixton Soup Kitchen founder Solomon Smith has described as “heartbreaking” a scam that used the soup kitchen’s name and image to steal from charity donors and collectors. And he has […]

Stop knife gun sign in Brixton shop window

COMMENT: London’s bleeding

5 August, 2018, 1 Comment

16-year-old Saara Yearwood Hadadj says government should not be banning music, but opening youth clubs Over recent years knife crime in London, has b ...

Wallet on ground

Brixton stolen wallet plea

10 March, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton stolen wallet plea

Natalie Itinov from Bulgaria was robbed outside KFC in central Brixton last night (9 March). The thief escaped on a bike with her wallet containing b ...

James Bennett

Runaway flat deposit fraudster sentenced

15 December, 2017, Comments Off on Runaway flat deposit fraudster sentenced

Fraudster James Bennett, 32, of no fixed abode, was today (15 December) jailed for six years in his absence. He had been found guilty of 17 counts of ...

  • Trial Lawyer in film made by Lawyers in the Soup Kitchen
    Brixton lawyers who turn nobody away
    10 December, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton lawyers who turn nobody away

     Lawyers in the Soup Kitchen recently made the first ever film to be allowed in the Royal Courts of Justice. The organisation Twanieka Alcindor launched three years ago in Coldharbour […]

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    Police appeal for witnesses after five injured in Brixton car incident
    2 December, 2017, Comments Off on Police appeal for witnesses after five injured in Brixton car incident

    Police are appealing for information and witnesses after a car collided with a group of people in Brixton. Police were called shortly after 3am this morning (Saturday, 2 December) to […]

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    Brixton Water Lane car break-in. Can you help?
    28 October, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton Water Lane car break-in. Can you help?

    A car owner whose vehicle was broken into in Brixton Water Lane on Wednesday night is seeking help. Stolen from the car was an old Windows tablet with a cracked […]