Planting the seeds of revolution

Ruby Gregory meets a Brixton resident planning a revolution and tries his cannabidiol products Canadian Paul Gurney and his business partner David Huggins are planning to...

Council plans to extend Pop Brixton lease

Lambeth council is planning to extend the lease of Pop Brixton until November 2022. Its current lease expires on 30 November this year. Pop is...

Diversity champion to speak at top professional development conference

Lambeth Equality Commissioner Dr Miranda Brawn is to open the world’s largest professional development conference which takes place virtually in Los Angeles from 1...

More new offices for Brixton

The Shakespeare Business Centre off Coldharbour Lane at the Loughborough Junction end is to be restored and rebranded as “Coldharbour Works”. Despite concerns that the...

Local artist celebrates Brixton businesses

Brixton-based illustrator Gaby Harrison is celebrating local businesses by capturing them in ink and watercolour. Keen to honour the many independent local restaurants and pubs,...

Brixton covered markets in virus protection first

Brixton’s indoor markets are to be protected against coronavirus by the first UK use of a new protective system. The Bioprotectus™ system is supplied by BioSupplies.com,...

Calling all local Brixton enterprises and entrepreneurs!

Are you looking for a new place to start or grow your business in Brixton? Pop Brixton are looking for exciting local enterprises, makers...

Brixton Playground – A new vision for Brixton

Brixton BID have published a new vision for Brixton. In the document, published on 25 June, Brixton BID state that: "Reopening Brixton means reimagining the...

Restarting Brixton with Brixton BID

In support of its 500+ business members, the Brixton Business Improvement District has created a "Restarter Pack" which aims to assist businesses to reopen...

NHS chief visits Brixton pharmacy

Sir Simon Stevens, chief executive officer of the NHS, chose a Brixton pharmacy to publicise a scheme to help Londoners get care safely and...

Brixton venues join national call to save grassroots music

Three local venues – Windmill Brixton, The Hootananny and Off The Cuff – are among more than 550 demanding that the government acts to...

Brixton starts to get back to business

Brixton photographer Luke Forsythe captures the careful reopening of many local traders this week Slideshow below, full gallery on next page Brixton VillageBrighton TerraceBrixton VillageSanitisingSave Nour,...

Rooting for the community

Local food business En Root is one of many to have reacted quickly and efficiently to lockdown. “As a Lambeth-born business we know how important...

Brixton covered markets: full reopening Monday

Brixton Village and Market Row are to reopen fully on Monday 15 June, Hondo Enterprises has announced. The company said social distancing and hygiene measures...

Bookmongers to re-open next week

Bookmongers, a bright star in Brixton's firmament for almost 30 years, is to re-open its doors next Monday (15 June). Patrick Kelly’s shop provides an...

Rent support for businesses in railway arches

Businesses in the railway arches in Brixton and Herne Hill were told today by landlords The Arch Company that a support package put in...