Local trader is Lord Sugar’s new apprentice

Herne Hill trader Carina Lepore, winner of this year’s BBC 1 Apprentice, opened Dough Artisan Bakehouse on Milkwood Road in 2018. She and her sister...

Local business provides hi-viz vests for schools

In Brixton 150 high visibility vests were given to pupils at Sudbourne Primary, St Judes and Jubilee Primary by the local Specsavers store. The...

Brixton is home to London’s first shared electric van

Brixton is home to London’s first shared electric van. Based on Pulross Road, the government and council funded van will be available free to local...

Brixton switches on for Christmas

Brixton’s Christmas got under way yesterday (29 November) as Philip Normal, deputy mayor of Lambeth, joined the chief executive of Morleys, Nigel Blow to...

Bid for new open-air bar on Coldharbour Lane

Lambeth council’s licensing committee is considering an application for a mobile bar in the courtyard of Brixton Village on Coldharbour Lane opposite Carlton Mansions...

Young Brixton entrepreneur meets worldwide web creator Tim Berners-Lee

Young Brixton entrepreneur Charles Clayton, 16, recently met Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the world wide web. Charles, a student at Evelyn Grace Academy...

Council seeks partner to create Brixton science and tech centre

Lambeth council is taking the first major step in its £4-million plan to transform the area in and around Brixton Rec. It is seeking a...

New meaning for people power in Brixton estate

Residents of Elmore House on the Loughborough estate in Brixton will be among the first home users in the UK to tap into the...

WE’RE LOOKING FOR A BUSINESS PERSON

Brixton Media, publisher of the Brixton Bugle and Brixton Blog, is looking for a new part-time business person. The job is crucial to our future...

Recycled pallets and food waste benefit adventure playground

InUse-ReUse, which the Bugle featured in June 2019 issue, has a new project to use recycled wooden pallets from Brixton market. Founder Dennis Boateng launched...

Hot desk space vacant at town hall

Tripod, the Brixton workspace inside Lambeth town hall, has hot desk spaces available for freelances and small businesses as well as a larger office...

Community solar power co-op launches share offer for local people

Lambeth Community Solar, the first borough-wide energy co-op is offering shares in its first project, installing solar panels on two local schools. Eva Goudouneix...

Brixton Village owners seek new retail manager

  The owners of Brixton Village and Market Row are advertising for a retail manager for the two sites following the departure of Alistair Maddox...

Arches owner calls on Network Rail to open access to shops

As scaffolding obscuring shops on the north side of Atlantic Road entered its third month in place, The Arches Company, which owns the freehold...

No end in sight to Atlantic Road chaos

Closure of one lane to traffic and the footpath on one side of Atlantic Road looks set to continue. Despite notices attached to the...

Work on Atlantic Road arches could last the month

Work surrounding the former Network Rail arches on Atlantic Road looks set to take a lot longer than expected and will affect the return...