Council consults on Brixton Street Market Action Plan

Lambeth council has launched on online consultation on its Brixton Street Market Masterplan and Action Plan. The deadline for responses is 19 October. Have...

Council launches consultation on new licensing policy

Lambeth council is updating its policy for regulating and licensing any business that sells alcohol, provides entertainment or late-night refreshments and has launched a...

Vision for Brixton: are creatives and politicians on the same page

Brixton’s creative community slugs it out with the ‘establishment’ as they pitch their vision for  Brixton against that of politicians, planners, construction and finance....

Council launches consultation on new licensing policy

Lambeth council has begun to consult residents on its licensing policy for the borough. as is it is required by law to do every...

Brixton’s Coldharbour ward gearing up for by-election

Residents of Lambeth’s Coldharbour Ward in central Brixton will be heading to the polls again on 13 September, following the death of Labour Party...

MP Chuka Umunna to condemn ‘damning’ failure to act on youth...

Local MP Chuka Umunna will this evening (21 August) make a speech in Brixton, asking why, after a decade of deaths and injuries, Westminster...

Council plans £250,000 grant for Black Cultural Archives

Lambeth council is planning to offer Brixton’s Black Cultural Archives (BCA) a grant of £250,000 to help it to change its business model and...

Local activist seeks national Green Party post

Local Green Party activist Rashid Nix is campaigning to become deputy leader of the national party. Lambeth already has the party’s national joint leader in...

Mixed reviews for the new country show

The new-look Lambeth Country Show opened uneventfully in Brockwell Park yesterday, but there were concerns about the way security is being implemented. An old favourites...

Lambeth joins NHS 70th celebrations

Lambeth town hall in the centre of Brixton was lit up in blue last night as it joined the celebrations around the 70th anniversary of...

‘Inappropriate’ Brockwell Park events criticised

The Open Spaces Society, that campaigns to protect people’s right to enjoy parks, paths and other open spaces, has accused local authorities, including Lambeth,...

Brockwell Friends call for country show to be postponed

Friends of Brockwell Park (FoBP) has called for the Lambeth Country Show to be postponed until autumn to “allow the community to have input”...

Afternoon tea celebration launches Brixton’s Windrush weekend

Lambeth Council gave thanks to its Windrush generation with a celebratory afternoon tea party today Friday 22 June at the Town Hall Assembly Rooms...

Brixton events central to Windrush commemoration

  Brixton will be at the centre of events to mark the 70th anniversary of the arrival in London of the Empire Windrush and its...

Council ‘faffing’ over noise threat to health say Brixton residents

  Residents of Tunstall Road, whose pedestrianised eastern end is home to Brixton’s David Bowie mural, have renewed their calls for Lambeth council to act...

Carnegie Library ‘on the national agenda’

A committee of MPs has replied to a report of the way that Lambeth council is handling the future of the Carnegie library in...

DIY COCKTAIL: The New Zealand Wine Cellar’s Mulled Wine

Pop Brixton isn’t just dirty burgers and beers. The New Zealand Wine Cellar does what it says on the tin and Christmas isn’t Christmas...
Parklife dish

Parklife: Park’s Edge

Roe dish

Walk on the Whiteside: Roe

CULTURE

Brixton gift shop Diverse showcases local makers and artists

The Diverse gift shop on Coldharbour Lane is once again partnering with Makerhood for the festive gift season. The showcase of local makers launches...
Mayor Christopher Wellbelove

Christmas comes to Brixton

Robin Hood comes to Peckham