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Still from Inside Peace
May 24, 2018, No comments

Brixton’s Dwaynamics, together with the Celebrate Life Events (CLE), is organising two events designed to help address youth violence in London. Dwaynamics’ Pastor Lorraine Jones continues to fight against youth […]

Urban Art 2017

Urban Art will be back in Brixton in July

May 15, 2018, No comments

Urban Art 2018, London’s largest annual open-air contemporary arts fair, will be back in Brixton on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 July. The free event w ...

Penny-farthing riders

Penny-farthing world record bid at Herne Hill Velodrome

May 13, 2018, No comments

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 ...

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Pub Dogs of London – it began in Brixton and now it’s back

May 10, 2018, No comments

Brixton photographer Fiona Freund has an exhibition of her work opening in the Lounge on Atlantic Road on Monday (14 May). It’s based on a book tha ...

  • Nairobi Thompson and Jak Beula at the African Caribbean war memorial in Windrush Square
    VE Day ceremony in Windrush Square
    May 7, 2018, No comments

    Brixton’s African Caribbean war memorial in Windrush Square will be the scene of a VE (Victory in Europe) Day celebration tomorrow (8 May) that has even more significance than usual. […]

  • Brixtopia at the Design Museum
    Brixtopia – a nation state of mind
    May 6, 2018, No comments

    “Brixtopia” features in the London Design Museum Hope to Nope: Graphics and Politics 2008-18 exhibition that runs until 12 August. It’s a concept launched by Brixton-based designer Charlie Waterhouse of This […]

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    Brixton event to aid local young people
    May 5, 2018, No comments

    Twelve hours of music, street art and food, and workshops will come to Windrush Square on Saturday 12 May to celebrate Brixton diversity. Three organisations, AndWhat? LDN (a music first […]

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    Portrait of the Windrush generation
    May 4, 2018, No comments

    Ahead of the 70th anniversary of the arrival of the Empire Windrush and amid the political storm over the treatment of the Windrush generation, Tevye Markson visited the Clapham Eagles dominoes […]