Brixton Splash 2015
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August 2, 2015, No comments

Great weather brought big crowds to this year’s tenth anniversary Brixton Splash

The Empire Windrush docks at Tilbury

We need a Windrush Day to celebrate the migrant contribution to UK

July 8, 2015, 2 Comments

Patrick Vernon OBE, political activist and founder of Every Generation Media, writes about the need for a Windrush Day to recognise the migrant contri ...

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Brixton Pound to reveal new £5 note

June 23, 2015, 1 Comment

Local currency Brixton Pound (B£) will soon be revealing their new five pound note. The special edition B£5 will be launched at Windrush Square on W ...

Reclaim Brixton

‘United we stand’ says Reclaim Brixton

May 6, 2015, 1 Comment

Protesters took to the streets to show their anger at the increasing gentrification of Brixton – but also to declare their love of the area. By ...

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    Photos: Reclaim Brixton
    April 27, 2015, 14 Comments

    Reclaim Brixton was, as Jose says in the comments below, a largely peaceful event that united residents and community groups across Brixton in a protest against gentrification which pushes people out of the [...]

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    Reclaim Brixton on April 25
    April 9, 2015, 2 Comments

    A demonstration will be held in Windrush Square on April 25, organised by Reclaim Brixton. More than three thousand people have said they are attending the event on Reclaim Brixton’s Facebook page. The [...]

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    Staying Power at the BCA
    February 9, 2015, No comments

    Arts co editor, Ruth Waters, finds out more about the latest exhibition at the Black Cultural Archives. The new exhibition at the Black Cultural Archives is the culmination of a [...]