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November 25, 2015, No comments

We caught up with Norwegian singer Aurora Aksnes – best known for singing the cover of Oasis’ ‘Half the World Away’ on John Lewis’ Christmas advert – before her gig at […]

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Brixton shoebox collection for women’s refuge

November 23, 2015, No comments

By Lucy Hook For the women and children spending Christmas in domestic violence refuges, even basic essentials can be a luxury – they have often ...


Celebrate Brixton with a winter festival

October 4, 2015, No comments

We lose an hour of daylight at the end of the month when the clocks go back. But don’t snuggle under the duvet just yet. Brixton BID has plans to [. ...


Record-breaking generosity in Foodbank donations

December 19, 2014, No comments

Locals have given a record-breaking amount to the local Foodbank at Tesco donation points in Brixton and Streatham this winter. A weigh-in earlier thi ...

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    Christmas in Brixton: Parissi
    December 16, 2014, 1 Comment

    As part of our series seeing how people in Brixton celebrate Christmas and New Year through food and drink, we spoke to Spyros at Parissi who is Greek: What’s your [...]

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    Christmas in Brixton: Boqueria
    December 8, 2014, 1 Comment

    As part of our series of inspiring tips on how to celebrate Christmas and New Year through food and drink, we talked to Jerusalen Gunning from Boqueria about what a [...]

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    Brixton Blog & Bugle Christmas bash
    November 20, 2014, 2 Comments

      It’s Christmas! And you are invited to our Brixton Blog Christmas party at the Effra Social on Tuesday (December 16) from 7pm. There will be drinks and lots of [...]

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    Spirit of Brixton: Foodbank Christmas special
    December 7, 2013, No comments

    With Christmas fast approaching, we asked volunteers at Brixton Foodbank what it all means for them… Becky Blackwell:  Saturday Stockroom Volunteer I joined the Brixton foodbank about three months ago. [...]

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    Sudbourne School Christmas fair
    December 4, 2013, No comments

    Sudbourne Primary School will be holding its winter fair this Saturday December 7 from 11.30am to 2.30pm. There’ll be a santa’s grotto, tombola, Christmas gifts, games, face painting and a [...]