Goldfinch in a London park. Picture: Luke Massey/
October 9, 2015, 1 Comment

Councillors in Brixton’s Vassall ward are backing a plan to make London – which has more green spaces than any other major city in Europe – the world’s first national park city. Helen Reid […]

Gen Smuts inspecting African labourers

Army museum workshops at BCA

October 8, 2015, No comments

The National Army Museum will run workshops suitable for both children and adults at the Black Cultural Archives in Brixton during the October half-te ...


Brixton’s own typeface

October 5, 2015, 2 Comments

Did you know that Brixton has its own typeface? The “Brixton” font collection by Tom Chalky, who, sadly, lives in Plymouth, not south London, was ...

Writing about Claudia Jones

BCA celebrates 100th anniversary of the birth of Claudia Jones

September 10, 2015, No comments

On the 100th anniversary of the birth of political activist Claudia Jones the Black Cultural Archives (BCA) held events to mark her remarkable life ...

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    Fruit & veg voucher scheme to launch
    September 6, 2015, 1 Comment

    Brixton Market Traders Federation has joined forces with the Alexander Rose Charities in a fruit and veg vouchers scheme that supports families on low incomes. The scheme officially launches later [...]

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    Barber shop boys make a difference
    September 6, 2015, No comments

    Kris & Ben Theophanous are launching a “traditional barber shop focused on supporting local community”, they tell the Bugle. “A barber shop has always been a key centrepiece of local [...]

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    September 2015 Brixton Bugle
    September 5, 2015, 1 Comment

    The September 2015 Brixton Bugle is now out Brixton news includes: Plans for massive redevelopment of Lambeth council’s offices in Brixton Closure of Lambeth County Court Electric Avenue’s planned improvements How the [...]

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    This is my life …
    August 28, 2015, No comments

    There has been a member of the Mash family selling fish in Brixton for more than 80 years — now redevelopment of the arches on Atlantic Road is threatening to [...]