Friendship Works: Help change a child’s life by volunteering

The charity Family Action is recruiting volunteers to become children and young people mentors in Lambeth. The scheme Friendship Works supports young people who have...
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Nominate a ‘grot spot’ for the great Brixton spring clean

Keep Britain Tidy are launching a campaign to clean up litter across the UK over the weekend of 3-5 March. Brixton’s local McDonalds is supporting...
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Brixton Food Bank needs your help

  As Christmas draws closer, Brixton Food Bank needs your help! They need a lot of food at Xmas time and are organise three days...
Chelsea Young

Police seek help over girl missing in Brixton

Police are concerned for the welfare of a teenage girl last seen at about 4.30pm in Brixton on Sunday (30 October) and are appealing for...
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Club diners raise £2,000 for Syria

Marhabtayn Syrian Supper Club hosted its first event  in Brixton during the summer. The club’s aim is to show solidarity with people caught up...
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....
Dan Kelly who is running for Pancreatic Cancer charity

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...
Stuart Horwood (right) with Peter Wanless, Chief Executive of the NSPCC

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...