Louisa Malonga

Police seek help over missing Brixton woman

Lambeth police are appealing for the public's help to find a missing vulnerable woman. Louisa Malonga, 70, was reported missing today (29 August) when her carers visited her...
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Local food banks need your help

  Norwood, Brixton and Streatham food bank distribution centres have been busy over the summer holidays as some families struggled to make ends meet As a...

Police concerned about 13-year-old last seen in Brixton

Police in Lambeth are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing vulnerable 13-year-old girl. Alicia Davies was last seen in Brixton at 11:15...

Brixton market trader Stuart cycles for charity

Brixton Market Federation’s Stuart Horwood is cycling to raise money for the NSPCC, writes Colette Webber. Setting off on 31 July for the Prudential Ride...

Nurses take on mountain fundraising challenge

Six nurses from Royal Trinity Hospice  will climb the three highest peaks in the UK in a gruelling 24-hour challenge on 16 September 2016....
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Brixton 18 run for UK’s biggest cancer killer

 Brixton resident Dan Kelly (left) has organised a team of 18  to take part in the Vitality British 10K London Run in central London...
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Arts charity fundraiser to take local children to Carnival

Lambeth children enjoy last year's Notting Hill Carnival. Arts charity Sunshine International Arts has launched a crowdfunding campaign to take 35 local disadvantaged children to Notting...

Mayor pledges support for Myatt’s Fields Big Park Sleepover

Father Nature, a Brixton-based community gardening enterprise, is teaming up with the Myatt’s Fields Park Project and local army cadets together they hope to...
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Missing library campaigner Robbie Gibson seen in isle of Wight

Police believe missing local community activist and library campaigner Robbie Gibson may have travelled to Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. They have renewed appeals...
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NSPCC boss visits Brixton market to thank local fundraiser

The NSPCC chief executive, Peter Wanless, paid a surprise visit to Brixton to thank Stuart Horwood, for his fundraising efforts for the charity. Horwood,...
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Historian seeks information on Brixton couple in iconic 50s images

Embed from Getty Images   Historian Jesse Olszynko-Gryn is seeking help with his research into a family from Brixton whose photographs appeared in the mass-circulation Picture...
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Can you help teach the next generation to code?

Coder Brixton is looking for professional computer programmers who can share their knowledge with local youngsters, especially retired or about to retire coders. Coder Brixton is...
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Law centres appeal for support for charity walk

Staff from law centres and advice agencies across Lambeth and Southwark will be walking 10k through central London as part of the London Legal...
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Lambeth seeks contributions on violence against women strategy

Lambeth council is seeking contributions to a review of its strategy on violence against women and girls (VAWG). It was launched in 2011 to...
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Looking for people who worked at Bankside power station

MA student Daniela Couling is conducting oral history research on people who worked at Bankside Power Station, now the Tate Modern. “My investigation explores the individuals, focusing on...
Amandla Ndlovu

Missing girl found

Missing 12-year-old Amanda Ndlovu from Lambeth has been found safe and well, Metropolitan piece said today (22 December). She was reported missing last week.

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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

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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...

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