GoodGym-er Victoria

A gym with a difference

Emily Prescott runs round Brixton most Tuesdays – but it’s not just for physical exercise Digging into a slice of cake, while I’m covered in...
Sara Tateno

Just a mum? No I’m not

Elishka Flint looks behind the success of one of the local mothers featured in the Brixton Pound Cafe’s MotherWorks exhibition Happity, an app that showcases...
Last year's Brixton Bulls' mini festival

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...
BMX racing in Brockwell Park

Four out of four for Brixton BMX’s Isla Radcliffe

Brixton BMX Club rider Isla Radcliffe had an outstanding day in Round 1 of  London Series at Hayes, West London, winning all four races...
Dmitry Leus at the Brixton Fencing Club

Fencing for everyone in Brixton

Dmitry Leus, a former fencing champion, believes that the sport could help to bring people together as well as help children through tough times...

Brockwell Lido free for all

(sponsored Blogpost) For those who only know the Brockwell Lido as a place for a summer dip, you are invited to get to know...

BIGKID charity raises funds for Christmas presents

South london-based youth charity BIGKID Foundation has been raising funds from the local community to buy Christmas presents for young people in Lambeth who...
Father and son Jerome and Nando Lewis, PURE UWR members

The safe full-contact sport with a challenging three dimensional element

Eleanor Sharples meets two Brixton residents with an unusual sporting interest (and she joined them in the pool to take film a video) Nando (left)...
Kings College London Alumni Netball club

Netball club scores new training coach

Kings College London Alumni Netball club, in Brixton, have been able to fund a new training coach thanks to a grant from UK Power...
World Cycling Revival poster

Herne Hill Velodrome to host heritage cycling festival

June 2018 will see a major new cycling event hosted at Herne Hill Velodrome -the P&P World Cycling Revival. Billing itself as "The greatest...

Do hold your breath …

That old rugby cliché “up and under” takes on an entirely new meaning for a group of South London sportspeople. One of them, Jerome Lewis...

Campaign to get older people on bikes

Cycle Training UK, Lambeth council and SW9 Community Housing, will launch the Silver Cycling project on 8 November 4 - 6pm. It is designed...
Papa's Park Playground

Threatened Papa’s Park urges vote for funding campaign

Papa’s Park playground and sports pitch in Pulross Road, one of the closest open spaces to Brixton town centre, is under threat of closure. Playground...
Football festival addressing racism in the Portugeuse- speaking community

Portuguese speakers say no to racism and yes to football

A football festival was held at Larkhall Park, Stockwell last week to address racism in the Portuguese-speaking community and celebrate the great music, food...

Dulwich Hamlet back Non-League Day

Fans attending Dulwich Hamlet’s home game against Needham Market this Saturday will have the chance to pay what they wish thanks to club’s temporary...
BMX Brixton Rider Jeffrey Rojas

London Series BMX race at Brixton’s Brockwell Park track

The BMX race track at Brockwell Park was host to Round 5 of the 250 London Series BMX on Sunday 3 September. Mike Woof,...

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BMX: unbeaten Jason Lewis is top veteran

Ten riders rode for Brixton BMX against others who were representing clubs from all over London and the South of England in September at...

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