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Ad for one day entrepreneurs course StartUp Brixton 23 June 2018
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14 June, 2018, No comments

StartUp Brixton is back after a year’s break on 23 June. Emma Lange explains how young entrepreneurs can learn how to turn an interest into an income by attending the […]

Jubilee Primary listen to the music

Brixton’s Jubilee Primary School pupils join in the music

13 June, 2018, No comments

Children, families and teachers at Jubilee Primary School were treated to a concert by a string quartet last month, as the charity London Music Master ...

Computer generated image of Squire & Partners’ design for the new learning centre

Work to start soon on Brixton Windmill learning centre

11 April, 2018, Comments Off on Work to start soon on Brixton Windmill learning centre

Work is finally about to begin on Brixton Windmill’s education centre. A contractor has been chosen and construction is due to start soon and to be ...

Skunk Anansie’s Skin calls for arts for all

10 April, 2018, Comments Off on Skunk Anansie’s Skin calls for arts for all

The arts, especially music, should be available to all young people, says Brixton-born Skunk Anansie singer Skin. As a result of funding cutbacks, man ...

  • Sir Lenny Henry launches national scheme at Brixton school
    15 March, 2018, Comments Off on Sir Lenny Henry launches national scheme at Brixton school

    One of Britain’s most popular performers visited a Brixton school today (15 March) to promote a national scheme to boost drama education that was piloted there. Sir Lenny Henry launched […]

  • High Trees wins grant for language support programme
    7 March, 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 […]

  • New year – new business?
    19 January, 2018, Comments Off on New year – new business?

    (sponsored blogpost) You might not see yourself as a high powered entrepreneur, but you may have a small dream of turning an idea or special skill into your own business. And […]

  • 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 […]