Icicles raise awareness about blood pressure
April 4, 2014, No comments

Written by Poppy Walker A Brixton swimming group jumped at the opportunity to support the Stroke Association’s Know Your Blood Pressure campaign by getting tested in Brockwell Lido. Brockwell Icicles [...]

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Second Crisis Midwinter Swim in Herne Hill

October 18, 2013, 1 Comment

Following on from the success of the first event, the second Crisis Midwinter Swim will take place on Saturday December 14 at Brockwell Lido, Herne Hi ...

Pic by Zoe Jewell

An idyll in the heart of the city: Brockwell Lido

September 16, 2013, 4 Comments

By Will Bedingfield The story of the survival of the Brockwell Lido is one that features some exceptional characters. Casey McGlue is one of these. Sp ...

Brockwell Lido by South London Prints www.southlondonprints

BRIX & MORTAR: Brockwell Lido

May 31, 2013, No comments

Written by Lizzie Kaye, as part of Brix & Mortar, a celebration of Brixton’s landmarks The construction of Brockwell Lido was first suggested in ...

  • Guy Wickett at the Lido
    BRIXTON SNOW: Your pictures
    January 21, 2013, 1 Comment

    Snow continued to fall across Brixton this weekend, leaving streets, gardens and rooftops swathed in at least 5cm of snow yesterday. Well-gritted main roads kept traffic, and buses, moving, but [...]

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    7 Ways to Beat the Winter Blues
    January 19, 2013, 2 Comments

    With Christmas party time a distant memory and summer still a long way off, it can be a tough old time of year. Here are seven ways to beat the [...]

  • How not to stay warm in Brixton
    The weekend ahead in Brixton
    October 12, 2012, No comments

    The sun is shining (just) and although it’s gonna be cold it’s shaping up to be a good couple of days  of weather in south London.  Chilly October sun, and [...]

  • Ashby Mill, Brixton. Photo by Owen Llewellyn
    Open House Weekend in Brixton
    September 22, 2012, 1 Comment

    All over London, places of architectural renown, political import and historical interest will be opening their doors for the public to explore this weekend for Open House London weekend. And [...]