We Rize Gen Z ITV Shot

We Rise collaborate with ITV on Gen Z youth takeover

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H6w68jQ2YOE&ab_channel=WeRiseBrixton ITV Win asked local Brixton-based charity We Rise to recruit eight BME young people aged 16-20 to work with their production team to create...
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Half term fun at Max Roach

It’s been a fun-filled week at Brixton’s Max Roach Centre this half term writes manager Candice James The holiday play project benefited 57 children, despite...
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MP joins the fantastic fundraisers

Local MP Bel Ribeiro-Addy yesterday (27 October) joined children and their mothers on Rush Common in Brixton...
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Orla and the fantastic fundraisers

Brixton resident Orla Rawlinson, who turns four next week, is one of a team of 15 South...
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Behind the scenes at Brixton’s Traid

Some good news in tough times – Brixton’s Traid on Acre Lane is still open. Simone Richardson looked in to see...
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Growing Wellbeing in Loughborough Junction

The Loughborough Farm has launched a Crowdfunder to raise money to support local people to keep healthy...
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Mosaic’s marathon man already seven times over target

A member of Brixton’s Mosaic Clubhouse charity is running in tomorrow’s (4 October) London Marathon. 
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Archbishop new patron of Brixton charity

The new patron of the Brixton-based Christian peacemaking charity CHIPS is the Archbishop of Canterbury.
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Jalisco’s Wilson runs for Brixton charity

Wilson Porras, owner of the family-run Jalisco restaurant in Brixton Village, is to run in a 10-kilometre event...

Library of Things arrives in Brixton This Month

Library of Things is on a mission to make borrowing better than buying. Set up by 3...

We Rise are Hiring

We Rise the award winning community business based in Brixton with a mission to empower young people...
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Biking to Brighton for Brixton charity

Campaigning cyclists Aurelie and Marco plan to pedal through 30 countries on their way from Finland to...
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Windmill community centre ready to open

Brixton Windmill’s new education and community centre is set to open next month. It...

Poetic Unity’s Positive Impact since Lockdown

Poetic Unity is a Brixton based charity whose vision is to give young people a voice and to empower them. We use poetry as a tool...

Brixton opera company launches BAME mentoring scheme

The Brixton-based Pegasus Opera Company has launched a mentoring programme as a launchpad for the next generation...

Appeal to fund pottery kits for Brixton kids

Lambeth-based Mud Gang Pottery is well on its way to raise £1,500 so that 50 home pottery kits can be distributed to children in...


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Brixton tower opponents launch legal campaign

Opponents of plans to build a 20-storey office tower on Pope’s Road in central Brixton today (24...
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Temporary housing through the eyes of a child

A child in temporary housing appeals to Lambeth council to give his family a safe and permanent home – Aaliyah Harry...
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Brixton ad school grads pen letter urging industry to improve diversity

Kristina KirovaMahalia PeakeMelanie Nogueira Three Brixton Finishing School (BFS) graduates have written an open letter to the advertising industry...


Brixton’s Clink extends delivery service

Brixton prison’s Clink training restaurant delivery service has launched its winter menu with an extended delivery area...
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Young fundraisers exceed all expectations

Fifteen South London children with Down’s Syndrome have beaten all expectations in an epic fundraising challenge.
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Getting involved in Brixton’s history

Ruby Gregory meets a young volunteer helping to preserve Brixton’s community history Brixton...

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