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October 1, 2017, No comments

  A week of fun, reflection and lots and lots of love.  Binki Taylor, organiser of this year’s Brixton Design Trail looks back at some of the highlights. The shining […]

Brixton teen wins national boxing contest

April 28, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton teen wins national boxing contest

A Brixton teenager who dreams of emulating Britain’s top boxers has become the first person at his local boxing club to win a national tournament at ...

Msafiri Zawose

What’s On – 15-21 November

November 14, 2016, Comments Off on What’s On – 15-21 November

Tuesday 15 Brixton Rec Frititi Pan-African dance classes with Nii Tagoe and his drummers are back in the Rec on Tuesdays to bring the joys of African ...

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What’s on – 8-14 November

November 8, 2016, Comments Off on What’s on – 8-14 November

Tuesday 8 Brixton Jamm The National Union of Students has teamed up with  Jamm for a warm-up gig ahead of its United for Education national demonst ...

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    Brixton station provides platform for Rec celebrations
    November 3, 2016, Comments Off on Brixton station provides platform for Rec celebrations

      Historic England chose Brixton station platform as the venue for its official announcement of the listing of The Rec and the bronze sculptures that have graced the station platforms for 30 years […]

  • Brixton’s Rec and platform sculptures win Historic England listing
    November 3, 2016, Comments Off on Brixton’s Rec and platform sculptures win Historic England listing

    Historic England today (3 November) announced Grade II listing for two Brixton landmarks – the Rec and the sculpture Platforms Piece on Brixton overground station’s platforms Another Lambeth landmark, the […]

  • This Girl Can girls practice dance at Brixton Rec
    Girl power at the Rec as new sports programme launches
    July 11, 2016, Comments Off on Girl power at the Rec as new sports programme launches

    Over 120 girls from schools across Lambeth came together at Brixton Rec for the launch of “This Girl Can”, a programme designed to encourage girls to participate in sport. The […]

  • Basketball classic draws record crowds at Brixton Rec
    June 9, 2016, Comments Off on Basketball classic draws record crowds at Brixton Rec

    A host of Britain’s best young basketball players got the chance to showcase their skills in front of a packed crowd at the Brixton Rec on Sunday. The Hoopsfix Allstar Classic […]

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    Brixton Rec nominated to become listed building
    May 25, 2016, Comments Off on Brixton Rec nominated to become listed building

    An architectural organisation has applied to Historic England for the Brixton Recreation Centre to become a listed building. DOCOMOMO, a non-profit organisation devoted to the documentation and conservation of buildings, sites […]

  • Topcats take on Wildcats in WBBL Play-Offs
    April 19, 2016, Comments Off on Topcats take on Wildcats in WBBL Play-Offs

    Brixton Topcats landed the final WBBL Play-Off spot and a contest against the Nottingham Wildcats after a hard fought victory against Manchester Mystics at on Sunday. Jenaya Wade-Fray, who has […]