New work space for Tulse Hill

Tulse Hill estate has got a makeover with its former council housing office transformed into GLOWS (Greenleaf Open Work Space), an affordable co-working space...

Brixton entrepreneur develops app to help house renovators

Brixton entrepreneur Nick Morris, bored by browsing beautiful interiors on Pinterest with no way to locate for himself the items used, has launched an...

StartUp Brixton: learn how to turn passion into income

StartUp Brixton is back after a year’s break on 23 June. Emma Lange explains how young entrepreneurs can learn how to turn an interest...

Artists unable to grow amid Network Rail’s arches sell-off stalemate

Artists at Brixton’s Valentia Place arches are struggling to grow as they await the outcome of Network Rail’s countrywide railway arches sell-off. Tevye Markson...

140 years: Jamaican institution aimed at ending financial exclusion

(sponsored post) As the UK celebrates the 70th anniversary of the arrival of the Empire Windrush, an historic Jamaican building society is celebrating 140 years...

New owners tell Brixton Village traders to leave without notice

Two Brixton Village traders who have run a stall for two years on Granville Court, the patio area at the rear of the Village...

Registered owner of Brixton Village is a US-based hedge fund

Companies that are subsidiaries of a New York based hedge fund, Angelo Gordon, based in Amsterdam, New York and London are recorded officially as the...

Brixton Village and Market row to open again on holiday Monday

Brixton Village and Market Row will again be open on Bank Holiday Monday and is a planning to make bank holiday opening permanent, Hondo...

Brixton bling comes at a price

A luxury speaker manufacturer that began life in Pop Brixton has launched an uncompromisingly specified and priced high powered wireless speaker, said to offer...

Brixton start-up wants to help you onto two wheels

Tired of the Tube? Bored by buses? Visualising a Vespa? Then a Brixton-based start-up may be what you need. RIDEto, based at the Eurolink Business Centre...

Brixton indoor markets to open Bank Holiday Monday – more changes...

Brixton's indoor markets will be open on Bank Holiday Monday (7 May) in a move that has been welcomed by traders. New owners Hondo said:...

Brixton gets two new workspace opportunities

Just as workspace in Brixton was looking as hard to find as ever at reasonable rates, two new opportunities have come along together. Meanwhile Space...

Brixton Calling – We meet BID director Michael Smith

What is the Brixton BID? Delores Williams finds out from director Michael Smith. Listen in yourself …     People, like myself, may see the word BID...

Protest warns of Brixton arches dangers as traders urge rapid action

Campaigners yesterday (4 February) called on Lambeth council to halt work on the Network Rail arches in Brixton, while some of the original traders...

Meet Brixton’s Mothers of Invention

  A photographer, a designer and a copywriter walk into a bar. Over a drink they discover their pet hates are the same – how women...

Sports Direct seeking manager for Brixton ‘luxury destination’

Flannels – a “luxury fashion destination” that is part of the Sports Direct group – is advertising for the manager of a new store...

Fencers welcome equipment gift

Imperium Investments has donated equipment to Brixton Fencing Club for senior fencers including one electric wireless set for recording hits while fencing and four...

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MUSIC HIGH FIVE: Mover and shaker Cal Jader’s musical memories

…where we hi-five local musical movers and shakers. We ask five questions to get to know the people who play regularly or contribute in...
The Last Poets who will perform at Hootananny

Stand out Brixton gigs