Brixton’s Christmas Tree is placed in Windrush Square

This year Brixton's Christmas Tree has been installed in Windrush Square to mark the 72nd anniversary since the arrival of HMT Empire Windrush. The tree,...

Blue Star House revamp seeks dynamic businesses

Blue Star House on Stockwell Road in central Brixton is set to undergo a transformation. Out go utilitarian former council offices, in comes “a prominent...

Building owners cold shoulder creators of Club 414

Louise Barron and Tony Pommell, who created the 414 Club on Brixton's Coldharbour Lane, have been refused the chance to continue to run it. A...

Brixton spirits are multiplying

Hard on the heels of Brixton rum comes Brixton gin. Long-term Brixton resident and shop owner Andrew Murray-Watson has teamed up with local businesses to...

Book Mongers goes online for Brixton readers

Book Mongers, Brixton’s essential second hand bookshop has launched a “click and collect” website to beat yet another lockdown. The shop – approaching its 30th...

Hondo tenants to supply Black Cultural Archives

Two restaurants and four retailers for Brixton’s covered markets will bring the number of active tenants to a record 126, Hondo Enterprises, which runs...

Brixton Rec users warn of Hondo tower impact

Brixton Rec Users Group (BRUG) has complained that it was not consulted about plans for a20-storey office tower on Pope’s Road and says Lambeth...

A central part of Brixton …

Simone Richardson on the sad news of the closure of Brixton’s historic Ritzy cinema How ironic is it that the Ritzy and other Cineworld cinemas...

Brixton’s Ritzy among hundreds of cinemas to suspend operations

The Cineworld Group announced this morning (5 October) that all of its Picturehose cinemas in the UK – which includes Brixton’s Ritzy – will...

Brixton BID Call for the Curfew to be Cancelled

Brixton BID this week have released a letter they have sent to Lambeth Council, local MPs and London Night Czar, Amy Lame, to call...

Brixton Village’s Hondo still a ‘micro-entity’

Hondo Enterprises, sometimes seen as the owner of Brixton Village and Market Row, has published annual accounts showing that the company’s total assets amount...

Top awards for Brixton Brewery

Brixton Brewery won the “best can range” design category in this year’s World Beer Awards, as well as several others, including a taste gold award for...

Talk about your favourite Brixton shop on film

An independent film producer is looking for customers of local shops to take part in short films to explain what makes them special. The three...

Local arches are looking for love

Businesses in railway arches in Brixton and Herne Hill will be marking Arch Day 2020 and the #loveyourlocalarches campaign on Saturday (29 August) with...

Brixton Wahaca to close

The Brixton branch of Wahaca – an early indicator of things to come in 2014 when it moved into the Atlantic Road building that...

Brixton Village owners to convert West End car park to offices

A joint venture between Hondo Enterprises and the New York based private finance company Angelo Gordon – the owners of Brixton’s covered markets –...