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15 July, 2018, No comments

Brixton Ballers are aiming for another top-three finish as they prepare for a new season in the Third Division South of the National Wheelchair Basketball League. The team, who play at […]

Brixton coach poached by Tooting & Mitcham

15 July, 2018, No comments

A COACH of a football project founded on a Brixton council estate has become the new joint manager of Tooting and Mitcham. Ashley Bosah, 31, who coach ...

Alex Briggs with cheque for winning Brompton race

World Cycling Revival set to be annual event at Herne Hill Velodrome

11 July, 2018, No comments

Herne Hill Velodrome, host of the 1948 Olympics, was more recently the venue for the “World Cycling Revival”  – a fun-filled weekend ce ...

Girls football match

South London’s own penalty shoot‑out

4 July, 2018, No comments

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

  • Brockwell Swimmers Relay at the Lido
    LIDO HOSTS FIRST SPRING RELAY EVENT
    12 June, 2018, No comments

    Swimming club teams from across London met for the first Brockwell Spring relays. Seven teams totalling about 100 swimmers included the home side and Spencer Swimming Team captained by Brockwell Swimmers’ […]

  • Penny-farthing riders
    Penny-farthing world record bid at Herne Hill Velodrome
    13 May, 2018, Comments Off on Penny-farthing world record bid at Herne Hill Velodrome

    A cycling record set in Herne Hill Velodrome in 1891 – the year it opened – will be under threat at the World Cycling Revival festival that takes place there […]

  • BMX start line-up in Brockwell Park
    Brixton BMX racers out in force to excel on home track
    2 May, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton BMX racers out in force to excel on home track

    Almost 40 Brixton riders took part when Brixton BMX Club’s Brockwell Park track attracted a strong attendance for Round 2 of the 250 London 2018 series races. In all, 258 […]

  • Herne Hill Heritage cycling festival limited edition bike revealed
    26 April, 2018, Comments Off on Herne Hill Heritage cycling festival limited edition bike revealed

    The P&P World Cycling Revival comes to Herne Hill Velodrome in June.  It bills itself as “the greatest celebration of the bicycle the world has ever seen – a high end […]

  • Last year's Brixton Bulls' mini festival
    Brixton Bulls to launch women’s rugby league team
    14 April, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton Bulls to launch women’s rugby league team

    Brixton Bulls community rugby club is based in South London and plans to play in the Women’s Merit League in their first season. It currently runs mixed teams at under-7, […]