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October 24, 2014, 1 Comment

Friday Night in all its glory renders Brixton Village virtually unrecognisable these days. Queues run alongside daytime-only wig shops and grocery stores, music beats heavily, and giddy laughter echoes everywhere; [...]

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The Joint Goes to Marylebone

October 22, 2014, 2 Comments

  In the most recent instalment of our occasional series trying new branches of restaurants that started in Brixton, James Eaton samples The Join ...

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Brixton Flavours Food Festival Comes to Town

September 26, 2014, 1 Comment

It quite often feels like Brixton has everything you could possibly need without ever having to leave to go anywhere else, especially now we are getti ...

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Baking Bad – how pastry power is changing prison lives in Brixton

September 11, 2014, No comments

I’ve lived a stone’s throw from Brixton Prison for much of my life and yet it has remained a curiosity – out of sight and mind. So I jum ...

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    Review: Asparagasm at Vozars
    August 1, 2014, No comments

    Confession: I am not a vegan. I am as far removed from veganism as one can be. I believe humans should use animals for food (sustainably and ethically, of course), [...]

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    Review: Focaccia fits the bill
    May 2, 2014, 1 Comment

    In today’s modern culture, eating lunch properly, sat down at a table and not a computer, is considered quite impractical – a decadent luxury if anything, especially during the working [...]

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    The Joint, Brixton Village
    April 4, 2014, 1 Comment

    By James Eaton     Pulled pork. It’s pretty much everywhere – from trendy burger bars to branches of high street sandwich shops, strands of slow-cooked, BBQ-sauce slathered, soft and [...]

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    Casa Sibilla
    March 25, 2014, 3 Comments

    By Nik Speller Somebody once said that every cuisine of the world is available in London. The staff at the Finnish Embassy disagree. There isn’t a single restaurant in the [...]

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    Etta’s Seafood Kitchen
    February 4, 2014, 1 Comment

    By Nik Speller The popularity of Brixton Village grows and grows. From Clapham they come, from Vauxhall they come, from Streatham they come, and no doubt further afield than that. [...]