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‘Teachers and leaders’ – stars back Brixton Wholefoods appeal as it bursts through target

Brixton Wholefoods’ appeal for help to save the shop – a standout local feature on Atlantic Road for four decades – has shot past...
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Lambeth School Patrol seeks new volunteers and donors

Lambeth School Patrol, established in 2018, but cut short by lockdown, is seeking volunteers and donors as it prepares to start work again. After school-age...
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History on the wall at Brixton’s Grove adventure playground

The Grove Adventure Playground in Brixton has organised a month-long “Blackstory” project. Any Lambeth resident, of any generation, but particularly local to the playground at...
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Brixton BMX Club still looking to future after 40 years

Brixton BMXClub celebrated its 40th anniversary today (16 October) with a party at the Station Hall community venue in Herne Hill. The birthday comes as...
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Rock for Refugees at Off The Cut

Local community group Herne Hill Welcomes Refugees (HHWR) has received Home Office approval for its application to host a second refugee family. To help raise...
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Unique opportunity for a person with a passion for plants

A unique and intriguing opportunity is available to help shape the future of a botanical organisation with a long and fascinating history. The South London Botanical...

Air ambulance fundraisers in Brixton M&S

John Davis (left) and Ryan Bricknell are in Brixton Marks and Spencers today (4 October) promoting a drive to raise funds for new London...
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New appeal for Ruskin Park pool refurb

The Friends of Ruskin Park have already made substantial progress in their fundraising drive to refurbish the park’s paddling pool. As of today, the charity...
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Have you seen Philippe Fraser from Hootananny?

Family, friends and colleagues are appealing for information on the whereabouts of Philippe Fraser, a much-loved barman at Brixton’s Hootananny, who has been missing...
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Lambeth Larder funding appeal

https://youtu.be/g1lG4T4ZXQs Brixton-based social enterprise Lambeth Larder has launched a fundraising campaign so it can continue to help local people struggling with money to find emergency...
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Busking in Brixton for a better world

Three young musicians will be playing one of a marathon 20-gig series in Brixton today. Simone Richardson finds out why Teen buskers The Mocktales will...
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Help Cathi give back to the community

In November 2018, Cathi Blake was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. “Fortunately,” she says, “I was diagnosed early enough for the tumour to be removed.” It...
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Help Pearl return to Brixton with a donation

Volunteers working to recreate a public platform and cultural hub in Brixton for London’s Black Queer communities have made an urgent appeal for donations...
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Ruskin park pool set for renewal

Ruskin park’s paddling pool, closed for a year as a result of Covid and a broken pump, is set to reopen later this year. Lambeth...

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...
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Have you got a bike for upCYCLE?

A Brixton-based initiative is seeking donations of cash and unused bikes to help BAME and other young people travel safely to school, work and...