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March 2, 2018, No comments

The Green Party launched their clean air campaign, Breathing Cities, in Windrush Square last Saturday. Caroline Russell, Green Party London Assembly Member, said that Brixton Road, as London’s most polluted […]

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Neighbourhood Forum hears from Sleepless in Brixton and Brixton Green

February 28, 2018, No comments

Brixton Neighbourhood Forum held its Annual General Meeting at The Department Store yesterday (27 February). Health issues continue to affect the foru ...

New year – new business?

January 19, 2018, Comments Off on New year – new business?

(sponsored blogpost) You might not see yourself as a high powered entrepreneur, but you may have a small dream of turning an idea or special skill in ...

DIY COCKTAIL: The Shrub & Shutter’s Tiger’s Milk

December 14, 2017, Comments Off on DIY COCKTAIL: The Shrub & Shutter’s Tiger’s Milk

The theatrical cocktailmeisters at Shrub & Shutter and First Aid Box have a book out, Doctor’s Orders. Why not try one of their creations? ...

  • Father and son Jerome and Nando Lewis, PURE UWR members
    The safe full-contact sport with a challenging three dimensional element
    December 8, 2017, Comments Off on 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) and Jerome Lewis, members of […]

  • Brixton punk rock duo TOMMYANDMARY
    Brixton’s TOMMYANDMARY – Not busking it
    December 8, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton’s TOMMYANDMARY – Not busking it

    Eleanor Sharples meets a local band who are going places but, surprisingly, have yet to play The Windmill. Lost, the latest single by Brixton punk rock duo TOMMYANDMARY, features in […]

  • Claudia Wilson of Pure Vinyl Reocrds
    A sense of community
    December 8, 2017, Comments Off on A sense of community

    Eleanor Sharples talks to Claudia Wilson about her records, her new shop and the Brixton community. Claudia Wilson no longer sees the community spirit that there used to be in […]

  • New charity helps students with university applications 
    November 20, 2017, Comments Off on New charity helps students with university applications 

    16 January 2018 may seem a long way off but that is the UCAS deadline for most university applications. Get Accepted is a Brixton-based charity aimed at helping local students in getting […]

  • Passage to India: Calcutta Street review
    September 8, 2017, Comments Off on Passage to India: Calcutta Street review

    Nick Buglione’s Indian summer of Bengali street food Way way back, many centuries ago, I reviewed a restaurant which had created an entirely fictional back story of explorers, exotic journeys, […]

  • Calling women of Brixton – stronger, braver, muddier!
    September 1, 2017, Comments Off on Calling women of Brixton – stronger, braver, muddier!

    (sponsored Blogpost) Brixton Race for Life Pretty Muddy is BACK! Cancer Research UK is calling on the women of Brixton to get down and dirty in the fight against cancer […]