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Pollution protest on the Brixton Road
October 5, 2017, 2 Comments

Local resident Jemima Hartshorn, founder of Mums for Lungs, explains why she joined others to block Brixton Road last month. First of all, I would like to say sorry to […]

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Peace festival comes to south London

September 15, 2017, No comments

A South London venue will be the base for a peace festival next week that will join with others all over the world to celebrate 21 September – World ...

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We are Brixton. Why should we move out?

September 5, 2017, 5 Comments

  Residents of central Brixton have launched a campaign– Sleepless Brixton – to demand action to control increasing levels of noise and anti- ...

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World Refugee Day – make your voice heard

June 19, 2017, 1 Comment

Local resident Verity Kirk urges readers to act for child refugees Tomorrow (20 June) is World Refugee Day. It is a day when we can look around and re ...

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    Brixton’s Criminal Air
    January 31, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton’s Criminal Air

    Simon Still calls for bold action from politicians as Brixton leads the UK in pollution caused by cars and commercial vehicles Brixton was in the news at the start of […]

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    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 […]