Alix Perez will be performing at Jamm on Friday
February 8, 2016, No comments

Your guide to what’s happening in Brixton this week Monday 8 February: Why not start the week with a free exhibition? Laurent Seksik and Fabrice Le Hananff’s graphic novel Modigliani is being exhibited […]

Brixton Topcats Ladies team (Credit: Brixton Topcats)

Lady Topcats coach hails team progress after narrow loss to Sheffield

February 8, 2016, No comments

Brixton Topcats coach Steve Vear hailed his team’s performance against WBBL Trophy holders Sheffield Hatters after they were narrowly beaten at the ...

Bowie mural becomes memorial as flowers are left by fans

David Bowie and the strange power of celebrity deaths

February 1, 2016, No comments

By Jessica Prupas, a Canadian writer now living in London I, like many others, made the pilgrimage to Brixton the day after David Bowie’s death.  T ...


Brixton bus stabbing suspect sought

January 15, 2016, No comments

Police have have released CCTV footage and an image (right) in a bid to identify a woman who attempted to stab a teenage boy on a bus in Brixton. Soon ...

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    Brixton 2015 in Blog posts and pictures
    December 30, 2015, No comments

    JANUARY Cressingham Gardens £14 million repair costs ‘inflated’ Why I swapped my office job for the boxing ring FEBRUARY Campaigners protest latest budget cuts The Faces of Cressingham Gardens series […]

  • Flat advert
    When Clapham becomes Brixton …
    December 23, 2015, No comments

    Brixton’s housing market is inspiring property marketeers to new heights of craziness. In an online advert, a flat shown on a map in Clapham South, is described as being “in central […]

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    Appeal over woman missing in Brixton
    December 16, 2015, No comments

    Ester Uwanoghor, 68, was last seen leaving Brixton Recreation Centre at about 4pm on Tuesday, 15 December. She is a light skinned black female of slim build. She was wearing a pink […]

  • Xmas burglar
    How burglar friendly is your home?
    December 16, 2015, No comments

    Burglary decreased in Brixton and across Lambeth for the 12 months up to October 2015 compared with the same period for 2014, according to Metropolitan Police statistics. Expressed as the number […]

  • Carnival Arts at Loughborough Junction's C.A.F.E
    The Twelve Days of a Brixton Christmas
    December 6, 2015, No comments

    Festive cheer needn’t cost the earth or require a trip to Oxford Street. Arts editors Ruth Waters and Barney Evison give their ideas for spreading goodwill in the community this […]