Age UK Lambeth appeal for Xmas volunteers

Age UK Lambeth is appealing for community volunteers on Christmas Day to make lunch special for seniors at the Vida Walsh centre on Saltoun...
Volunteers packing food items at storage depot

Food bank gears up for busiest time of year

Food banks are facing the busiest December yet as new figures suggest record number of people in crisis will need support ahead of Christmas...
Richard Asomaning, lead youth and community organiser at CHIPS

Xmas appeal for Brixton charity

CHIPS, the international Christian peacemaking charity, today launches a Christmas fundraising appeal for its Voices For Change project tackling youth violence in Brixton. The charity...

Charity adds two youth workers to local team

An international Christian peacemaking charity has appointed two youth workers to help its work in Brixton. Richard Asomaning will be responsible for community-based work for...
The Brixton-based Advocacy Academy

South London charity seeks grant applications

Groups from Brixton, Lambeth and other parts of South London can, once again, apply for grants to help people in need or distress from...
swimmers take an icy dip for homelessness charity Crisis

Take an icy plunge to end homelessness 

Crisis, the homelessness charity, is challenging Londoners to sign up to the Icebreaker Challenge this December. Brixton’s Brockwell Park Lido is one of three open...
Flyer advertising fundraiser for Compliments of the House

Winter Warmer fundraiser at Pop

Brixton-based charity Compliments of The House (CoTH) will host a Winter Warmer fundraising event in Pop Brixton on 24 November to raise awareness and...
Computer generated image of the new barn at Brockwell Park Greenhouses

Workshops at Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses (BPCG) is a community garden in the centre of Brockwell Park, providing a haven for local people and urban wildlife,...
Lambeth school Patrol launch, Brixton

Lambeth Schools Patrol launches in Brixton

The Lambeth Schools Patrol (LSP) project was formally launched yesterday (30 October) in the centre of Brixton. The project is a partnership between Brixton businesses...
Window display of Traid charity shop in Brixton

Traid – reuse, recycle, recreate

Brixton’s Traid has always been ahead of the trend, upcycling clothes since July 2013. Simone Richardson dropped in Traid, a charity with 11 shops in London...
Fadha mysocial member

Freedom and support for older people to do fun things

MYsocial, run by Age UK Lambeth, an independent local charity that has been supporting older people for more than 70 years, is back for...

Help for young people to get into work

The BiG Youth Social Action Volunteers Scheme, recently launched at International House Brixton, helps young people who are not in education, employment or training...
Polo riders fund raise for Ebony Horse Club

Polo club fundraiser for Ebony Horse Club

A fundraiser for Brixton’s Ebony Horse Club takes place on Saturday 28 September at Ham Polo Club. Friends and supporters are being urged to...
Volunteers with store manager at Barnardos

Barnardo’s Brixton appeals for volunteers

  Barnardo’s, the children’s charity, is looking for people to volunteer at its store in Brixton Road after the number of donated items has increased...
urban growth liveried van

Gardening workshops for young people

The charity Urban Growth is running six-week free “introduction to gardening” workshops starting 13 September. They run from noon to 3pm at Slade Gardens Edible...

School patrol: a focus on positive engagement

The Bugle sits down with Asher Senator and Serena Nalty-Coombs to hear more about Code 7 and their new project Lambeth Schools Patrol which...

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Wassailing at Brockwell Park

Dig this at Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses

Composting, kitchen gardening and kids’ stories, not to mention a rousing wassail to kick off the new year – they are all happening at...
Fruit and veg stall in the market

Good food this Christmas brought to you by Incredible Edible Lambeth

How can we all source good nutritious food this Christmas to feed our families? Finding fresh fruit and veg at affordable prices that has not...
Compliments of the House volunteers Radia and Tamsyn prepare to set off from the charity’s Market Row headquarters to collect outside the Tube

Brixton’s season of goodwill

Brixton’s people and businesses have, once again, come together to help those who are lonely and in need at the worst time of year...

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Weyman Bennett

Windrush scandal compensation meeting

Brixton’s Black Cultural Archives (BCA) is organising a public meeting in Lambeth town hall for anyone affected by the Windrush Scandal on Saturday 18...
Picture of youngsters with WeRise stickers

Support We Rise hit fundraising target

We Rise, a Brixton social enterprise, needs your support to raise £12,000 over the next couple of weeks to run its 2020 Youth Connect Programme...
Poster asking for nominations for Great Black Britons. This features Trevor McDonald

Windrush Day pioneer relaunches Great Black Britons campaign

The 100 Great Black Britons campaign create by Patrick Vernon OBE – who was also a leader of the campaign for Windrush Day –...