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July 14, 2016, No comments

Local school children from Hill Mead Primary and Evelyn Grace Academy took part in a project to learn about and connect with their local heritage, concentrating on Brixton Market and […]

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Brixton school where learning matters more than ticking boxes

July 14, 2016, 1 Comment

Hill Mead school on the Moorland/Somerleyton estate organised its first conference in school hours yesterday. It discussed the school’s import ...

Kaye Rodney at The Jack Petchey foundation awards. Reno Mebrahitu was unable to attend.

Evelyn Grace pupils win award for bravery

July 12, 2016, 3 Comments

Two pupils from Brixton’s Evelyn Grace Academy who may have saved a woman’s life when they kicked down the door of her burning house, have each wo ...

This Girl Can girls practice dance at Brixton Rec

Girl power at the Rec as new sports programme launches

July 11, 2016, No comments

Over 120 girls from schools across Lambeth came together at Brixton Rec for the launch of “This Girl Can”, a programme designed to encourage girls ...

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    Calais and the crisis of solidarity
    July 6, 2016, No comments

    How ridiculous our borders and boundaries are  – Leonie Rousham reflects on a visit to the Jungle refugee camp in Calais The refugee crisis is both real and personal and […]

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    Primary pupils learn lessons from Brixton’s arches
    May 5, 2016, Comments Off on Primary pupils learn lessons from Brixton’s arches

    Pupils from Stockwell primary school left the classroom yesterday for Brixton’s threatened arches where they interviewed traders due to be evicted by Network Rail, surveyed the area with the help […]

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    South London Botanical Institute wins £99,600 Lottery grant
    March 22, 2016, Comments Off on South London Botanical Institute wins £99,600 Lottery grant

    The South London Botanical Institute (SLBI) has received £99,600 towards the restoration of its historic herbarium from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF). The Institute, in Tulse Hill, has been awarded […]

  • Lambeth College's Journalism Department was recognised as the best fast-track further education course in the UK at last year's NCTJ Skills Conference. Journalism tutor Roz McKenzie was presented with the award by ITV journalist and presenter Mark Austin at the NCTJ Awards Ceremony in November.
    Award-winning Lambeth College journalism course looking for students
    January 21, 2016, Comments Off on Award-winning Lambeth College journalism course looking for students

    A local journalism training course that regularly turns out with award-winning students is recruiting for its next round of courses. And you could join one straight out of school. Students […]