Stuart Horwood (right) with Peter Wanless, Chief Executive of the NSPCC

NSPCC boss visits Brixton market to thank local fundraiser

The NSPCC chief executive, Peter Wanless, paid a surprise visit to Brixton to thank Stuart Horwood, for his fundraising efforts for the charity. Horwood,...
Brixton Electric Avenue 1950s

Historian seeks information on Brixton couple in iconic 50s images

Embed from Getty Images   Historian Jesse Olszynko-Gryn is seeking help with his research into a family from Brixton whose photographs appeared in the mass-circulation Picture...
young computer coders at work

Can you help teach the next generation to code?

Coder Brixton is looking for professional computer programmers who can share their knowledge with local youngsters, especially retired or about to retire coders. Coder Brixton is...
Staff from Lambeth Law Centre with David Lammy MP

Law centres appeal for support for charity walk

Staff from law centres and advice agencies across Lambeth and Southwark will be walking 10k through central London as part of the London Legal...
Beaten woman

Lambeth seeks contributions on violence against women strategy

Lambeth council is seeking contributions to a review of its strategy on violence against women and girls (VAWG). It was launched in 2011 to...
Bankside power station in 1985 Picture: Wikipedia/Cjc13

Looking for people who worked at Bankside power station

MA student Daniela Couling is conducting oral history research on people who worked at Bankside Power Station, now the Tate Modern. “My investigation explores the individuals, focusing on...
Amandla Ndlovu

Missing girl found

Missing 12-year-old Amanda Ndlovu from Lambeth has been found safe and well, Metropolitan piece said today (22 December). She was reported missing last week.
Ester Uwanoghor

Appeal over woman missing in Brixton

Ester Uwanoghor, 68, was last seen leaving Brixton Recreation Centre at about 4pm on Tuesday, 15 December. She is a light skinned black female of slim build....

Police are appealing for help to find a teenager last seen in Stockwell

Police are appealing for help to find Felicia Nwoso, 14, who was last seen in Stockwell. Nwoso left her Wandsworth home at 4 p.m on...

Missing Christopher Walker, 24, could be in Brixton

Police have appealed for help tracing a vulnerable man who is missing and has links to Brixton. Christopher Walker, 24, is black, slim, around 6ft...

MISSING MOGGY: Help find Paco

Update: Paco has been found! His leg was injured but he is expected to make a full recovery.  Help find Paco, a ginger Tom cat....

15-year-old girl missing from Brixton

Police are concerned for the welfare of Alison Mora, 15, who is missing from her home in Brixton. She was last seen at around 4...

Help find missing Paul Maxwell, 15, from Brixton

Police have appealed for help to find a missing 15-year-old boy from Brixton. Paul Maxwell was last seen leaving his home at 6 p.m on...

MISSING MOGGIES: Help find Twinkle

Carly's cat Twinkle is missing. She is grey, with a bit of white. She was wearing a blue flea collar and went out at...

Help find missing Malika Shania Simmons, 15, from Brixton

Police in Lambeth are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a 15-year-old girl from Brixton. Malika Shania Simmons was last seen by her foster...

MISSING MOGGY: Oscar goes missing from Sudbourne Road, again

The owners of a grey tabby called Oscar have appealed for help after he disappeared from home for the third time. The four-year-old moggy went...

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School Ground Sounds young people making music

School Ground Sounds young artists make and record music from scratch

Brixton based School Ground Sounds has produced an eight-track album working with ten young people who wrote, performed and created the music. The charity works...
John Ruskin bicentenary event at at Ruskin Park

Help Ruskin Park friends celebrate bicentenary

The Friends of Ruskin Park are crowdfunding to raise the money for a programme of events and celebrations this summer in to mark the...

Be a green volunteer

Volunteers are already at work in Brixton’s Slade Gardens after it became one of a handful of local city greening projects to get significant funding...

LATEST CAMPAIGN NEWS

Mark Healey of HCAW; Chery Lewis; Donatus Anyanwu; and Louise Holden, London disability hate crime project manager for Inclusion London, an organisation that supports more than 70 deaf and disabled organisations in every London borough

Brixton marks 20th anniversary of nail bombing

Campaigners against hate crime and a representative of the mayor of Lambeth last night joined others on Electric Avenue to mark the 20th anniversary of...
Extinction Rebellion protest at Marble Arch

Local activists to the fore in Extinction Rebellion protest

Lambeth and Brixton members of the Extinction Rebellion (XR) campaign took part in the recent protests in London that closed roads and led to...
illustration of Believe in Tomorrow garden by brixton designer for RHS show

Help crowdfund for children’s Believe in Tomorrow garden

A Brixton gardener will be presenting her ideas to get more children outdoors at the RHS Hampton Court Flower Show in July writes Emma...