Ken Floyde (pictured to the right) with actress and Loose Women presenter Linda Robson (Photo: Mike Woof)
February 11, 2016, No comments

A Brixton man who influenced the growth of BMX biking in London has been honoured for his lifelong contribution to the sport. Ken Floyde, who founded the Brixton Bandits, London’s […]


Brixton music news – February 2016

February 1, 2016, 1 Comment

Co Arts Editor Barney Evison rounds up the latest music news from our corner of South London. Bowie celebrated around Brixton Brixton became the focus ...

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Park Life: new children’s book for Brockwell lovers

January 27, 2016, No comments

Local author Emmanuelle Smith’s new children’s book is a love letter to Brockwell Park and a must-read for local pre-schoolers. Ruth Waters went f ...

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Brockwell park users angered by commercial run

January 15, 2016, 1 Comment

Users of Brockwell Park have reacted angrily to the conduct of a commercial 10km race provider in the park last Sunday (10 January). A post on the Bro ...

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    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 […]

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    Trinity Arms fireworks cancelled
    November 7, 2015, No comments

    The Trinity Arms’s annual fireworks display has been banned at the last minute. The Young’s pub in Trinity Gardens was due to host a free firework display today with a BBQ, […]

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    What’s On in Brixton: 10 – 16 August
    August 10, 2015, No comments

    Your guide to what is happening in Brixton this week. Tuesday August 11: Antenna presents: House Party! A fundraiser for Housing Action Southwark and Lambeth. At Brixton East, 7 pm to midnight. Tickets […]

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    No more Brockwell Park fireworks
    August 3, 2015, 8 Comments

    Lambeth council have announced the end of the Brockwell Park fireworks. The council says that due to budget cuts it is no longer able to afford the annual display, despite the […]

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    Brockwell Park retains Green Flag status
    July 29, 2015, No comments

    Brockwell Park has retained its Green Flag Award for 2015-16, along with ten other Lambeth parks. The Green Flag Awards were announced earlier this week at Redbridge Town Hall and all eleven Lambeth-based […]

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    Wind in the Willows at Brockwell Park
    July 23, 2015, No comments

    Theatre company, Sixteenfeet Productions are returning to Brockwell Park with their unique brand of open-air theatre. The Walled Garden is to become the stage for  – Wind in the Willows, an evergreen […]