“Citizens'” Commission…

...is in fact made up of Cllr Steve Reed (Lambeth Council Leader), Cllr Paul McGlone and Cllr Jackie Meldrum (Deputy Leader of the Council)....

South London Democracy Club questions answered (only by some)

All that time ago in February (remember the snow?), South London Democracy Club put ten questions to local candidates on issues ranging from stop and...

The Human Rights Festival @ The Ritzy: In The Land of The Free

‘In The Land of The Free’  is the horrifying portrayal of one story - among the many to be told - about the injustices...

Brixton Low Carbon Zone

The Brixton Low Carbon Zone was launched last Sunday with a low key event in the community centre at 105 Angell Rd to inform...

Labour’s anti-Lib Dem video

There's something pretty sickening about this new Lambeth Labour video. It's like a poor man's attempt at an American-style smear campaign. I'd rather hear...

Triumph for Coldharbour Lane protestors

A new bus trundled down Brixton Hill yesterday - the white single-deck 545, running from Brixton to Camberwell. Gas works on Coldharbour Lane have meant...

Wanna be a Brixton Pound Director?

For all those who have expressed their frustration with the Brixton Pound - and for those who absolutely love it - now's your chance to make...

We are Loughborough Junction

The 'We are Loughborough Junction' photo project came to fruition this weekend with a two-day outdoor exhibition. Small crowds of south Londoners were taken...

“Heavy-handed Southbank border control!”: Free South London on breaking the shackles of oppression

    Twinterview? Tweeterview? Brixton Blog speaks to @FreeSouthLondon via Twitter about their plans for an independent South London Y shld S.Ldn be free? South London is a beautiful...

Brixton £ consultation – one week to go

There is just one more week until the end of a Brixton Pound consultation on its aims and values. Residents can add their opinions to the B£...

LATEST CAMPAIGN NEWS

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Architect launches campaign to save Brixton’s International House

The celebrated architect Kate Macintosh has launched a petition to save International House from demolition. The former council office building was designed by her life...
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Brixton campaigner wins historic pledge on Black history teaching

The founder of a South London project to advance Black learning and wellbeing has won a commitment from the London Assembly to support the...
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Local NHS campaigners call for grass-roots test and trace

Local campaigners against the privatisation and commercialisation of the NHS have backed a call by Lambeth council to allow the failing Covid test and...

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Putting food at the heart of our community

A new surplus food co-ordination and distribution service commissioned by Lambeth council and run by Healthy Living Platform started work this month As soon as...
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‘If Black Lives Matter to you, donate blood’

South Londoner Brenda Smith has donated blood for sickle cell patients for more than half of her life. For her 40th donation, she hopes...

Brixton charity urges action over Covid crisis for Latin Americans

A Brixton-based charity reveals today (4 February) that half of Latin Americans in London are out of work as a result of the pandemic...

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