The proposed new passage between Atlantic and Brixton Station Roads
August 25, 2016, 1 Comment

Lambeth council is offering a contract of up to £50,000 for architects to draw up plans to “regenerate” Atlantic Road. The Architects’ Journal reports that the brief says: “The overall vision […]

Twins, by Taslima Martin outside Southwyck House

Brixton’s giant twin eggs going down well

August 10, 2016, No comments

The new large sculptures on the corner of Somerleyton Road and Coldharbour Lane on the grassy area outside Southwyck House (the Barrier Block) seem t ...

The hotel under construction last year

38 new jobs when Premier Inn opens in June

May 7, 2016, 1 Comment

Premier Inn says that its Brixton hotel, due to open officially on 18 June, will generate 38 new year-round jobs. Whitbread, the parent company of Pre ...

Shrub & Shutter mussels

Brixton Reviews: Shrub and Shutter

March 24, 2016, 1 Comment

By Peter Ward If you were debating the ideal location in Brixton to open a trendy cocktail bar and restaurant, I doubt the spot at 336 Coldharbour Lan ...

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    Brixton Review: Chip Shop Brixton
    February 10, 2016, 1 Comment

    Growing up, Friday tradition was fish and chips. We’d jump in the car after school and drive straight to the chippy. Fish, chips (with scraps, always), mushy peas and curry […]

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    Brixton Review: Three Little Birds
    November 26, 2015, 5 Comments

    By Mark Muldoon Brixton is fast becoming the hot place where your – shall we say – higher class of reality TV star chooses to open up their new restaurant […]

  • Nanban broth
    Brixton Review: Nanban
    October 15, 2015, 1 Comment

    By James Eaton When MasterChef Champion Tim Anderson first introduced his Japanese soul food to Brixton last year it was fantastic – top quality, wonderful flavours, big and impressive cooking. […]

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    Brixton Reviews: Mamma Dough
    October 9, 2015, Comments Off on Brixton Reviews: Mamma Dough

    By Nikki Griffiths I live with a person who is somewhat of a pizza-fanatic (he’s eating one right now), and so correlatively, I eat a lot of it. In Brixton […]

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    Kaff Bar crew are back at Granville Market Space
    September 19, 2015, Comments Off on Kaff Bar crew are back at Granville Market Space

    Proving you can’t keep a good bar down, it’s great news to hear that the crew behind the sadly departed Kaff Bar have a new home. They’ll be adding atmosphere […]