All posts in gentrification

Surveyor in Brixton Market
February 23, 2018, Comments Off on Property trader said to have bought Brixton Market

News outlets in both Britain and Ireland are reporting that Brixton Market has been sold for £37.3 million to a consortium led by Irish-born property trader Aidan Brooks. His Mayfair-based […]

Filmmaker Shane Duncan

This is Brixton: A changing place called home

January 30, 2018, 5 Comments

  Brixton filmmaker Shane Duncan (right) explores gentrification in his short documentary This is Brixton. It takes the form of interviews in an ...

Tony Benest co owner

Brixton boom is threat to shops

October 27, 2017, 9 Comments

The shocking rent rises in central Brixton have put yet another local institution in jeopardy. Brixton Wholefoods, a fixture on Atlantic Road for near ...

Brixton market interior

Brixton Market for sale

October 2, 2017, 5 Comments

Brixton Market is up for sale. Landlord London & Associated Properties is advertising Brixton Village and Market Row for £30 million, according t ...

  • Uprooted titles
    Award for Myatts Field North film
    June 17, 2017, Comments Off on Award for Myatts Field North film

    The National Film and Television School production Uprooted, which follows the last days of two residents on the Myatts Field North estate in Lambeth as it went through a controversial […]

  • Lambeth magazine cover
    New Lambeth magazine for developers
    March 23, 2017, 1 Comment

    A Croydon-based company that specialises in marketing to attract “investment for regeneration” has launched a new magazine and website devoted solely to Lambeth. 3Fox International has worked for Southwark council since 2004. ...

  • Brixton arches blight: Traders demand action
    January 27, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton arches blight: Traders demand action

    Traders on Brixton Station Road have banded together to demand action from Lambeth council on the blight afflicting the road as a result of the closure of arches owned by […]

  • Nick Buglione in eighties
    Decades of Brixton: growing pains of the noughties
    December 15, 2016, Comments Off on Decades of Brixton: growing pains of the noughties

    Nick Buglione continues a journey through time with his recollections of Brixton – this month, the noughties Sooner or later, we grow up and cast aside our youthful indulgences. And have […]

  • Child protester dressed as tiger
    Pink protest challenges council
    October 8, 2016, 23 Comments

    Protesters against Lambeth council policies rallied in Brixton’s Windrush Square today before heading to Clapham Common for a picnic. About 200 people gathered in the square, where, despite the organisers’ […]