Tag: Save Brixton Arches

Arches redevelopment gets go‑ahead

Lambeth council’s planning committee last night approved plans for the redevelopment of Brixton’s historic railway arches. Councillor Clair Wilcox, chair of the committee, repeatedly told...

Brixton Arches traders appeal for your help

Traders fighting to save their businesses in Brixton’s railway arches are appealing to supporters to object to Network Rail’s planning application which would allow...

Brixton Arches traders get notice to quit

Traders in the arches owned by Network Rail in Atlantic Road and Brixton Station Road have been told, in a solicitor’s letter, to get...

Another Brixton loss: A&C Continental Deli to close

After the long-running battle with Network Rail, A&C Continental Deli is set to close. Owner Jose Cardoso said the decision was not entirely due to...

West End cafe to help Save Brixton Arches at Spotlight festival

A West End coffee shop is helping to raise funds for Save Brixton Arches. Timberyard, Seven Dials, is taking part in the annual West End...

Brixton Calling: a charity arts event for Save Brixton Arches

A charity arts event is being held in Brixton to raise money for the Save Brixton Arches campaign. On Tuesday August 4, Brixton Calling will...

Brixton’s MPs: Helen Hayes

In the first of our series of interviews with Brixton’s freshly elected MPs, our News Editor Anna McKie talks to Helen Hayes. Entering the House...

SAVE OUR SHOPS: new banners up as fight against evictions goes...

New banners are up on Atlantic Road as the shopkeepers threatened with eviction continue to fight for their right to remain in Brixton. Mash &...

“Brixton Fightback” benefit concert for housing campaigners

A huge benefit concert is being held in Brixton next week to raise funds for local housing campaigners. “Brixton Fightback: a benefit for social housing”,...

Brixton Bugle June 2015 online is here!

If you haven't managed to pick up a copy in Brixton, then catch up with the June edition of the Brixton Bugle by clicking...

SAVE OUR SHOPS: businesses dismayed by Network Rail’s latest letter

In a blow to the Save Brixton Arches campaign, Network Rail has told tenants they will not be phasing their planned evictions. The company is...

SAVE OUR SHOPS: Community United in Brixton Market this Saturday

The Save Brixton Arches campaign are holding an event in Brixton Market this Saturday, May 23. At "Community United" there will be live music, art and t-shirt...

SAVE OUR SHOPS: Impact report shows negative consequences of evictions

As part of the campaign to save the businesses in Brixton’s railway arches on Atlantic and Popes Road, local volunteers have compiled a report...

Photos: Reclaim Brixton

Reclaim Brixton was, as Jose says in the comments below, a largely peaceful event that united residents and community groups across Brixton in a protest against...

SAVE OUR SHOPS: street artists rally to protest evictions

The Brixton Blog arts team met PINS, the South London-based artist organising the artwork going up on the shutters of Brixton businesses to protest Network Rail's...

SAVE OUR SHOPS: campaign demands transparency in council planning process

The Save Brixton Arches campaign has written a letter to Lambeth council demanding it improves the transparency of its planning process. Last month the council announced that it was...