London Design Festival partner co-ordinator Amy Bicknell explains the benefits of Brixton's involvement
April 29, 2016, No comments

Brixton’s status as the London Design Festival’s newest design district puts it alongside Clerkenwell, Shoreditch, Chelsea and Islington in status in the creative world. Planning has begun for this year’s […]

Man convicted of Brixton sexual assaults

April 26, 2016, No comments

A man has been convicted of seven sexual assaults following a series of attacks on women in Brixton and Clapham. Mehdi Midani, 28, of no fixed address ...

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What’s On in Brixton: 25 April – 1 May

April 24, 2016, No comments

Your guide to what’s happening in Brixton this week Tuesday 26 April:  Dsantos Dance UK has a fantastic weekly night of Salsa classes at St Mat ...


Shakespeare inspires library protesters

April 22, 2016, No comments

Friends of Carnegie Library will mark the 400th anniversary of the death of Shakespeare and the fifteenth day since the protest occupation of the libr ...

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    Effra Road charity up for national award
    April 21, 2016, No comments

    Brixton-based mental health charity Mosaic Clubhouse has been shortlisted in this year’s national Charity Governance awards. Based in Effra Road, the charity helps people living with mental health issues to […]

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    Topcats take on Wildcats in WBBL Play-Offs
    April 19, 2016, No comments

    Brixton Topcats landed the final WBBL Play-Off spot and a contest against the Nottingham Wildcats after a hard fought victory against Manchester Mystics at on Sunday. Jenaya Wade-Fray, who has […]

  • Ringing launch
    Somerleyton makes its own film
    April 18, 2016, No comments

    Ringing is a 20-minute film set in Brixton’s Somerleyton estate, written, filmed, acted and with an original soundtrack by young people who live there. Producer Dennis Gyamfi, also a Somerleyton […]

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    Brixton bomb remembered
    April 18, 2016, No comments

    Members of the 17-24-30 No To Hate Crime Campaign took part yesterday (17 April) in their annual commemoration of the 1999 Brixton nail bomb attack. It was the first of […]

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    What’s on in Brixton: 18 – 24 April
    April 17, 2016, No comments

    Your guide to what’s happening in Brixton this week Tuesday 19 April: Past Reflections: The African Impression on the World: join leading historians Onyeka Nubia and Robin Walker at the Black Cultural […]