‘Beds in sheds’ warning for Brixton town centre

By Kaye Wiggins Brixton faces the worrying prospect of a rise in substandard “beds in sheds” housing, one of the council’s top planning officials has...

Brixton Business Focus: El Toro

Melody David speaks to 49-year-old Jesús Buitrago, about homemade tapas, Iberian ham and moving from Madrid What kind of food do you serve at El...

UK Uncut protest closes Brixton HSBC

The Brixton branch of HSBC had to close its doors yesterday as UK Uncut staged a protest against as part of a nationwide action...

Brixton Hill campus to be redeveloped as housing, says Lambeth College

By Laurice Laird and Tim Dickens Lambeth College's "dated and underused" Brixton Hill campus could be knocked down and redeveloped as housing, the institution has...

Lambeth students celebrate entrepreneurial success

By Laurice Laird Adult students marked their successful completion of Lambeth’s first social enterprise course with a graduation event. The event, held on June 26th 2013,...

Brixton homes and shops evacuated after Acre Lane roof collapsed

Dozens of people were evacuated from their homes and businesses this afternoon after a roof collapsed on Acre Lane, Brixton. Acre Lane  remains closed in...

Lambeth College students network with Brixton business world

By Laurice Laird College students mingled with potential employers over lunch at the Market House pub in Brixton today. The Live Local Work Local event was...

Unit in former Footlocker store to become Virgin Media

The last vacant unit in the building that was formerly Footlocker will be a Virgin Media store, it was revealed today. According to signage being...

Brixton Energy launches third solar power project in Roupell Park Estate

Young people from Brixton are taking part in the latest solar energy project from Repowering South London. The GCSE students are taking part in paid...

Licence review for the Brixton Clubhouse and Prince pub (now the...

Councillors on a licensing committee will review the licence of a popular Brixton nightspot tonight. The committee will meet at Lambeth Town Hall to discuss...

Brixton Market Food Corner launches today in Station Road

Brixton's Station Road market will officially launch its new Food Corner today. The new scheme sees five food traders descend on the street on weekdays,...

Kings Cross venue ‘Drink Shop and Do’ apply for licence for...

The Kings Cross based enterprise Drink Shop & Do have applied for a licence to run a new branch in Ferndale Road, Brixton. If approved...

Brixton Clubhouse and Prince pub relaunch as ‘The Lambeth’

Two linked central Brixton venues have announced a revamp and are set to relaunch together as The Lambeth. The former Clubhouse nightclub upstairs, and the...

Sainsbury’s to fund £100k pedestrian crossing on Water Lane

By James Cornish The campaign for a pedestrian crossing on Brixton Water Lane ended successfully last night when Sainsbury's agreed to cover the £100,000 bill. The...

Brixton traders celebrate local market fortnight

Traders at Brixton’s Station Road Market are to celebrate Love Your Local Markets Fortnight with the launch of six exciting new weekday food vendors...

Brixton Village pop-up shop project

On a freezing day in Brixton earlier this month, four women could be found performing an absurdist dance inside a market shop to bemused...

Brixton Market owners buy home of 414 Club

Hondo Enterprises, the owner of Brixton’s covered markets in a joint venture with the giant New York based investment manager Angelo Gordon, announced today...

CULTURE

Brixton Project is hiring a team and project coordinator

The Brixton Project is looking for a team and project coordinator 4/5 days a week (open to negotiation), one-year fixed term starting on October...