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On Tuesday 18 June, as part of Lambeth Clean Air Week, saw the unveiling of a ‘green screen’ alongside the playground of Corpus Christi primary school to shield children from […]

11pm. Mass singalong outside Brixton Tube station – yards from people's homes

Council ‘faffing’ over noise threat to health say Brixton residents

13 June, 2018, Comments Off on Council ‘faffing’ over noise threat to health say Brixton residents

  Residents of Tunstall Road, whose pedestrianised eastern end is home to Brixton’s David Bowie mural, have renewed their calls for Lambeth cou ...

Brockwell Swimmers Relay at the Lido

LIDO HOSTS FIRST SPRING RELAY EVENT

12 June, 2018, Comments Off on LIDO HOSTS FIRST SPRING RELAY EVENT

Swimming club teams from across London met for the first Brockwell Spring relays. Seven teams totalling about 100 swimmers included the home side and ...

Bold words and quietways – air pollution in Brixton

10 March, 2018, Comments Off on Bold words and quietways – air pollution in Brixton

A year ago we wrote about Brixton’s “criminal air” as Brixton Road exceeded its 2017 pollution limit in the first 5 days of the year. Soon afte ...

  • Green Party launch “Breathing Cities” campaign in Brixton
    2 March, 2018, Comments Off on Green Party launch “Breathing Cities” campaign in Brixton

    The Green Party launched their clean air campaign, Breathing Cities, in Windrush Square last Saturday. Caroline Russell, Green Party London Assembly Member, said that Brixton Road, as London’s most polluted […]

  • 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 […]

  • Sinead and Simon from mental health charity Mosaic are running the marathon to raise funds
    Spare a new year resolution for a good local cause
    15 December, 2017, Comments Off on Spare a new year resolution for a good local cause

    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 […]

  • Appeal to donate through the Big Give to South London Carers
    South London Cares launches Christmas challenge to tackle loneliness
    24 November, 2017, Comments Off on South London Cares launches Christmas challenge to tackle loneliness

    The Brixton-based charity South London Cares that brings together younger and older neighbours is launching its Winter Wellbeing project. The annual project distributes free blankets, warm clothes, and fuel grants […]

  • Campaign to get older people on bikes
    1 November, 2017, Comments Off on Campaign to get older people on bikes

    Cycle Training UK, Lambeth council and SW9 Community Housing, will launch the Silver Cycling project on 8 November 4 – 6pm. It is designed to get older people to exercise […]