Tag: Brixton Pound

Brixton Brewery expansion could mean 30 new local jobs

Brixton Brewery is to partner with Heineken UK in a deal that will enable it to create about 30 new jobs locally and to expand...

Brixton Design Trail “Love is power”

In a message to visitors and local people, the organisers of the Brixton Design Trail explain their mission and method … Brixton Design Trail returns...

London Mayor pledges £4,000 to Brixton Pound café crowdfunding campaign

Brixton Pound Café has had a major boost to its crowdfunding effort. London Mayor Sadiq Khan pledged £4,000 to the campaign, after a pitch...

Point of View project party at Brixton Pound café

Young women from Brixton's Baytree Centre gathered in the Brixton Pound café last night to celebrate A Point of View – a photographic project showing the...

Brixton community vote on project spending

Voters gave their verdict on which community projects should get funding from the Brixton Fund at a packed meeting in Pop Brixton on Wednesday...

Brixton Pound Cafe launches crowdfunder

Encouraged by success of the Brixton Pound Cafe, the team at Brixton Pound have launched a crowdfunder with a target of £13,011 to be reached...

Art saved my life says Brixton Pound artist in residence

Paul Ashton, recently artist in residence at the Brixton Pound, talks to Francesca Mills about art, life and work Paul Ashton, the Brixton Pound’s artist...

Love your local market week 2017

Brixton will be celebrating its local markets at part of the UK-wide Love Your Local Market Week from Friday 26 May - Wednesday 31...

Brixton to build permanent memorial to Bowie

A permanent memorial to David Bowie is planned for Brixton, his place of birth. The nine-metre high memorial will be located in Tunstall Road...

The Brixton People’s Fridge is ready for take out

Brixton People’s Fridge is London’s first community fridge, bought and paid for by the community through a crowdfunding campaign. The fridge is having a test...

Who What Where photography exhibition comes to Brixton

WHO WHAT WHERE is a photography exhibition showing at the Brixton Pound (27 Jan - 2 Feb). The images celebrate the diversity of cultures...

Going underground – Crypt launches Brixton Pound gallery

A month-long programme of exhibitions and performances at the new art space beneath the Brixton Pound café on Coldharbour Lane began this week with...

Surprise prizes for Brixton £ Xmas Draw

The Brixton Pound is not running its traditional monthly draw in November, instead there will be a special Christmas Bonus round. Sales opened on Monday...

Brixton Calling: Paying what you like at the B£ café

Delores William went along to the Brixton Pound Cafe on Atlantic Road for a cup of coffee. How is that a story? Well the cafe...

Rebel Rebel: Hey babe let’s go out tonight

Brixton Design Trail returns for a third year as London Design Festival’s newest District starting this weekend and running till 25 September. This year’s theme...

Four-day Ovalhouse festival for Brixton

Ovalhouse Theatre, whose new home will be in the Somerleyton Road development, is organising a four-day festival in Brixton next month. The Brixton City Festival...