Brixton's Granville Arcade in 1961
April 17, 2014, No comments

85,000 films of archived footage have been released by British Pathé. The renowned newsreel archive has some genuine treasures from Brixton’s history ranging from powerful historical pieces to bizarre short [...]

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Popular fashion store Joy to close in Brixton to make way for new Holiday Inn

January 10, 2014, 4 Comments

Popular fashion and gift store Joy is to close on January 22nd after the lease on their Coldharbour Lane has expired. The shop, which began in Brixton ...

More Claps - new club night launches in Brixton this Saturday

Sat 26th Oct: new club night launches in Brixton

October 21, 2013, 2 Comments

Looking for something to do this Saturday? Why not try a new club night in the heart of Brixton. More Claps will launch on Sat 26 Oct at the legendar ...

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Lambeth council accused of secrecy over ‘Town Hall campus’ plans

October 16, 2013, 9 Comments

The Brixton Society and other residents have hit out at Lambeth council for lack of consultation over plans for the Town Hall area that would radicall ...

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    Brixton Splash in pictures
    August 5, 2013, 6 Comments

    A great day of reggae, rum and music at Brixton Splash today – and the sun came out for it too. Here are just a few pics from Brixton Splash [...]

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    Stabbing in Gresham Road
    August 4, 2013, 2 Comments

    A man has been stabbed during an incident in Brixton tonight, as revellers headed home after the Brixton Splash festival. Police were called to the corner of Gresham Road and [...]

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    Man dies after Coldharbour Lane assault
    July 10, 2013, 1 Comment

    A 50-year-old man has died following an assault in Coldharbour Lane last month. The victim, named by police as Mohammed Ishtiaq from Brixton, died in hospital of head injuries on [...]