From left: Alexis Caley, James El-Sharawy as Maurice and Abigail Thaw in The Cutting of the Cloth. Credit: Philip Gammon
March 31, 2015, No comments

The premiere of The Cutting of the Cloth by Michael Hastings has been a long time coming. The Brixton writer, who died in 2011, wrote the play 50 years ago [...]

Friends of Minet library protest

Anger at cultural cutback

March 31, 2015, 3 Comments

Friends of Lambeth’s libraries and parks, including those in Brixton, have criticised Lambeth council for its proposals to reduce cultural services. ...

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Brunch at Brixton East this Easter

March 31, 2015, No comments

If you’re looking for a lazy, boozy breakfast this Easter bank holiday then this might be right up your strasse. On the bank holiday Monday, loc ...

Rushcroft Rd

Former Rushcroft Road squats available for rent for £3,000 per month

March 31, 2015, No comments

The former squats on Rushcroft Road are now available to rent for over £3,000 a month. The flats, which have now been fully refurbished, were once ...

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    Franco Manca chain to be bought for £27.5m
    March 30, 2015, 6 Comments

    A restaurant investment company has conditionally agreed to buy the Franco Manca pizza chain for £27.5million. The chain was founded in Brixton’s Market Row by Giuseppe Mascoli in 2008. It has since [...]