• Mosaic clubhouse members
    Effra Road charity up for national award
    April 21, 2016, No comments

    Brixton-based mental health charity Mosaic Clubhouse has been shortlisted in this year’s national Charity Governance awards. Based in Effra Road, the charity helps people living with mental health issues to […]

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    Council to buy land ownership data
    April 20, 2016, No comments

    Lambeth council is to spend a six-figure sum to buy land ownership data for the borough from the Land Registry which is under threat of privatisation. Confusion over who owns […]

  • Ringing launch
    Somerleyton makes its own film
    April 18, 2016, No comments

    Ringing is a 20-minute film set in Brixton’s Somerleyton estate, written, filmed, acted and with an original soundtrack by young people who live there. Producer Dennis Gyamfi, also a Somerleyton […]

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    Brixton bomb remembered
    April 18, 2016, No comments

    Members of the 17-24-30 No To Hate Crime Campaign took part yesterday (17 April) in their annual commemoration of the 1999 Brixton nail bomb attack. It was the first of […]

  • Reproduced with kind permission of Black Cultural Archives. Rebellions and Repression: Race and Class – a series publications that documented Race Relations in UK. Published by the Institute of Race Relations, 1981.
    Remembering the Brixton 1981 Uprisings
    April 15, 2016, No comments

    Locals came together to mark the 35th anniversary of the 1981 Brixton Uprising at the Black Cultural Archives (BCA) this week. Arts co editor Barney Evison went along to experience poetry, […]