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LIFESTYLE

Posy Bernstein’s Dating Diary

Love and forgiveness As always, PPE boy and I arranged to go to the BFI...

Posy Bernstein’s Dating Diary

Measuring up Today I cried at my mother’s kitchen table about being single. She said: “Have...

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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...

Brixton’s Windrush Square Veg Invasion

Brixton is braced for a vegetable invasion of Windrush Square and the market on 6 April. A family fun day running from 11am to...

Be overwhelmed by the satisfaction of creating your design with your...

The Colour Press is a Brixton-based company that is making positive social change through artisan stationery for South London. Founded by Emma Powell, a...
Slime Planet at Loughborough Junction children's workshop

Slime Planet run an egg-stravaganza this Easter

Slime Planet, the UK's first slime venue has opened up in Loughborough Junction. To celebrate it is...

Papa’s Park playground is open again

After two months of extensive refurbishment Papa’s Park (10-17 Pulross Road, Brixton, London SW9 8AF) is...

Robin Hood comes to Peckham

“It’s been a long, hungry winter, and the villagers of Nottingham need a hero. As...
Artist impression of Herne Hill mural

Herne Hill mural aims to break record for most contributors

Herne Hill’s long underpass between Station Square and Milkwood Road is to be transformed this...
Photo of re-opened adventure playground at Loughborough Junction

End of summer celebrations at newly re-opened Grove Adventure Playground

Grove Adventure Playground held a fantastic end of summer BBQ at Gordon Grove last Friday...
Boy performing in Off The Cuff

Young performers to play Brockwell Park

Brockwell Park is to host another music festival in September. But don’t reach for your...
Couple with child at airport

Brixton Legal Are you travelling abroad with children?

Pam Douglas is a solicitor with Brixton firm Wainwright & Cummins. Each month, she takes a...
Child's hands with clay

Brixton summer art workshops for kids

A Brixton railway arch will house an art club for six to 10 year olds...
Jubilee Primary listen to the music

Brixton’s Jubilee Primary School pupils join in the music

Children, families and teachers at Jubilee Primary School were treated to a concert by a...
Sara Tateno

Just a mum? No I’m not

Elishka Flint looks behind the success of one of the local mothers featured in the...