Staff strike for a Living Wage
April 17, 2014, 1 Comment

Fresh strikes dates have been announced over the Bank Holiday weekend in an ongoing row over pay between staff and bosses at the Ritzy cinema’s parent-company Picturehouse. The action, which [...]

Memorial Wall in Windrush Square set up by Black Cultural Archives

RIP MADIBA: How Brixton is paying tribute to Nelson Mandela

December 9, 2013, No comments

With tributes pouring in worldwide, Londoners lay flowers by a statue of the anti-apartheid icon, yards away from the South African High Commission in ...

Jimmy Doherty filming in Windrush Square, Brixton

Jimmy’s Farm in Brixton? Jimmy Doherty filming in Windrush Square

November 28, 2013, No comments

Born-again country bumpkin Jimmy Doherty was spotted filming  for a new television series in Windrush Square, Brixton, this morning. The Blog underst ...

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Lambeth council accused of secrecy over ‘Town Hall campus’ plans

October 16, 2013, 9 Comments

The Brixton Society and other residents have hit out at Lambeth council for lack of consultation over plans for the Town Hall area that would radicall ...

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    Mass Sleep Out on Windrush Square
    August 16, 2013, 3 Comments

    By Charlotte Latimer Windrush Square will be filled with sleeping bags next week as over 30 people plan to ‘sleep rough’ to protest against the bedroom tax. Brixton will join more [...]

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    Black Cultural Archives Site Dedication Ceremony
    June 8, 2013, 2 Comments

    Celebrating the development of the UK’s first national black heritage centre, the Black Cultural Archives site dedication ceremony took place in Windrush Square this morning. Makeda Coaston and Maureen Roberts [...]