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Nairobi Thompson and Jak Beula at the African Caribbean war memorial in Windrush Square
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May 7, 2018, No comments

Brixton’s African Caribbean war memorial in Windrush Square will be the scene of a VE (Victory in Europe) Day celebration tomorrow (8 May) that has even more significance than usual. […]

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Brixton event to aid local young people

May 5, 2018, No comments

Twelve hours of music, street art and food, and workshops will come to Windrush Square on Saturday 12 May to celebrate Brixton diversity. Three organi ...

Brixton Disco Festival – it’s a family affair

April 24, 2018, No comments

(sponsored blogpost) It’s coming this Saturday 28 April! The first ever Brixton Disco Festival celebrating 40 years of disco – and celebrating ...

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Diane Abbott: Glad to be in the heart of Brixton for Windrush protest

April 21, 2018, No comments

“I’m very glad to be here in the heart of Brixton, one of the centres for the Windrush generation,” shadow home secretary Diane Abbott told the ...

  • Green Party launch “Breathing Cities” campaign in Brixton
    March 2, 2018, Comments Off on Green Party launch “Breathing Cities” campaign in Brixton

    The Green Party launched their clean air campaign, Breathing Cities, in Windrush Square last Saturday. Caroline Russell, Green Party London Assembly Member, said that Brixton Road, as London’s most polluted […]

  • Brixton’s new Santander cycles
    February 12, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton’s new Santander cycles

    Brixton’s first cycle hire docking stations are due to open today (12 February). A total of seven are opening in an expansion of the scheme to southern Lambeth, after a […]

  • West Indian Association of Service Personnel (WASP) parade in Windrush Square last year
    Remembrance Day in Brixton’s Windrush Square
    November 6, 2017, Comments Off on Remembrance Day in Brixton’s Windrush Square

    Brixton’s Windrush Square will host an inaugural Remembrance Day Heroes Parade on Sunday (12 November). Lambeth council leader Lib Peck, mayor Marcia Cameron, Baroness Howells and veterans and serving personnel […]

  • Installation from Brixton Design Trail 2016 outside the Black Cultural Archive
    Brixton Design Trail launches with free community event
    March 15, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton Design Trail launches with free community event

    Get your creative juices flowing and help shape this year’s Brixton Design Trail. The team who put Brixton on the map last year as the newest London Design District are […]