• Brixton Windmill
    Brixton Windmill gets new designer sailcloths
    May 14, 2016, 2 Comments

    Brixton Windmill, celebrating 200 years and  National Mills Weekend, got new sailcloths today (14 May). They are designed and printed by local design company Eley Kishimoto, creative ambassador for Brixton Windmill’s bicentenary year ...

  • Bikes in Brixton
    Confessions of a former bike thief
    May 14, 2016, 10 Comments

    Richard Cantle, founder of Stolen Ride, the London-based website that helps victims of bike theft recover their rides, talks to a reformed thief  So, you are an ex-bike thief from […]

  • There was a strong police presence at Marcella Road, where the shooting took place
    Shooting in Angell Town
    May 12, 2016, 2 Comments

    TWO MEN were shot on Marcella Road in Brixton’s Angell Town housing estate this evening (12 May) at around 7.10pm, according to a spokesman for the Metropolitan Police. One man […]

  • Mosaic prize ceremony
    Effra Road charity Mosaic wins national award
    May 12, 2016, No comments

    Brixton-based mental health charity Mosaic Clubhouse has won the Managing Turnaround Award in this year’s national Charity Governance awards and will receive a £5,000 grant for the way  it coped with relocating from its long-time ...

  • Union campaigners
    Unions launch claimants’ rights training
    May 11, 2016, No comments

    South London trade unionists are organising free training for claimants on issues like the government’s new universal credit, sanctions against claimants and the Housing Bill. The first “Stand up for […]