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Actor Mark Rylance with school children attempting to beat world record for painting by numbers
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17 September, 2018, 1 Comment

Herne Hill residents and primary school children have set a new world record for the most contributions to a colour by numbers painting. The finished mural will brighten up the […]

Hill Mead pupils use the Brixton Bugle in a drama production

Top award for Brixton school

17 September, 2018, No comments

Brixton’s Hill Mead school has won a top national award for good practice in teaching for diversity and inclusion.It was joint winner of the UK Lite ...

Artist impression of Herne Hill mural

Herne Hill mural aims to break record for most contributors

5 September, 2018, 1 Comment

Herne Hill’s long underpass between Station Square and Milkwood Road is to be transformed this month (12 September 2018).  Around 1,500 local kids ...

Girls football match

South London’s own penalty shoot‑out

4 July, 2018, Comments Off on South London’s own penalty shoot‑out

There was more than one important penalty shoot-out yesterday – and it was a lot nearer home. Archbishop Sumner primary school girls’ football tea ...

  • Brixton schools group wins major arts research award
    20 June, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton schools group wins major arts research award

      The Brixton Learning Collaborative (BLC), in partnership with the local Windmill Cluster of schools,  is one of six UK organisations this year to receive a major grant to develop […]

  • Dolls' house in a shoe box
    Make a dolls’ house in a shoe box in Brixton Department Store
    14 June, 2018, Comments Off on Make a dolls’ house in a shoe box in Brixton Department Store

    Make a dolls’ house in a shoebox Downstairs at The Department Store in Brixton and raise money for Shelter at the same time. Your shoebox will become part of the […]

  • Sunday football training in Brockwell Park
    Brockwell Park school sports veto was ‘wrong advice’
    13 June, 2018, Comments Off on Brockwell Park school sports veto was ‘wrong advice’

    Brixton schools that tried to book Brockwell Park for sports days were told by Lambeth council’s leisure provider GLL that it had been advised not to accept any bookings “as […]

  • Jubilee Primary listen to the music
    Brixton’s Jubilee Primary School pupils join in the music
    13 June, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton’s Jubilee Primary School pupils join in the music

    Children, families and teachers at Jubilee Primary School were treated to a concert by a string quartet last month, as the charity London Music Masters celebrated its tenth anniversary, writes […]

  • Young reader on Beanstalk programme
    Charity seeks volunteers to help Brixton pupils with reading
    6 March, 2018, Comments Off on Charity seeks volunteers to help Brixton pupils with reading

    Volunteers in Brixton have been helping primary school children become more confident readers in a support programme by Beanstalk. The literacy charity recruits volunteers to work in primary schools with […]