All posts tagged Brixton

Ritzy workers' banner at the 2016 Lambeth Country Show
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April 13, 2017, 1 Comment

Workers at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema will join colleagues from four other Picturehouse cinemas in strikes this weekend as they step up their campaign for a living wage. Workers at the […]

Jamm today: still nothing like Omar

April 7, 2017, No comments

Saturday 8 April, Brixton Jamm sees neo-soul legend Omar take centre stage with a live acoustic show of old and new songs from his vast repertoire. ...

GALA Festival returns – lessons learned

February 14, 2017, Comments Off on GALA Festival returns – lessons learned

GALA Festival 2016 was an ambitious attempt to create a completely independent music, food and drink festival in Brockwell Park. But not everything we ...

recycled pram and xmas tree

The walls that never stop giving

February 6, 2017, Comments Off on The walls that never stop giving

Delores William enjoys the give and take of unofficial recycling by the garden wall Before I moved to Brixton I lived on a very busy main road (the A2 ...

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    Scotland Yardie: A Brixton story that is graphic in every sense
    February 5, 2017, Comments Off on Scotland Yardie: A Brixton story that is graphic in every sense

    David Cameron being eaten alive by pigs on the streets of Brixton is just a sideshow in the graphic novel Scotland Yardie which is set on our home turf. Politically […]

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    Brixton’s a source of ideas and inspiration
    February 3, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton’s a source of ideas and inspiration

    For Sam Furness, Brixton is a source of inspiration that never runs dry Inspiration is a potent elixir. It’s the thing that grabs us by the collar, elevates us out […]

  • Brixton arches blight: Traders demand action
    January 27, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton arches blight: Traders demand action

    Traders on Brixton Station Road have banded together to demand action from Lambeth council on the blight afflicting the road as a result of the closure of arches owned by […]

  • Olympians’ surprise for young boxers in Brixton
    December 30, 2016, Comments Off on Olympians’ surprise for young boxers in Brixton

    Olympic boxer Josh Buatsi teamed up with fellow Team GB pugilist Joe Joyce to support dozens of youngsters attending a boxing awards ceremony in Brixton. The Olympic medallists were special […]