MP Chuka Umunna with three women performers from the play "Linstead Market
November 1, 2015, No comments

An event for Black History Month to celebrate the achievements of black people in Britain featuring MP Chuka Umunna took place at Jubilee Community Hall on Tulse Hill Estate on Friday […]

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Somerleyton’s Florence Nosegbe is Labour candidate for GLA

September 17, 2015, No comments

Florence Nosegbe, who grew up in the Somerleyton estate in Brixton and whose family still live there, has been selected as Labour’s candidate to rep ...


Brixton’s MPs: Helen Hayes

July 7, 2015, No comments

In the first of our series of interviews with Brixton’s freshly elected MPs, our News Editor Anna McKie talks to Helen Hayes. Entering the House of ...

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SAVE OUR SHOPS: businesses dismayed by Network Rail’s latest letter

May 29, 2015, 1 Comment

In a blow to the Save Brixton Arches campaign, Network Rail has told tenants they will not be phasing their planned evictions. The company is refurbis ...

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    Chuka Umunna to run for Labour leader
    May 12, 2015, 1 Comment

    Local MP Chuka Umunna has said he will be running for leader of the Labour party. Umunna, who is MP for Streatham, made the announcement today on his Facebook page. He is currently [...]

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    Streatham: Chuka Umunna (Labour)
    May 1, 2015, 1 Comment

    Chuka Umunna, Labour Parliamentary Candidate for Streatham 1. Housing There is a true housing crisis in our local area and truly comprehensive action is needed – house prices and private [...]