Elderly people in christmas hats

Keep elderly warm and well this winter

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Community organisations can apply for grants from Age UK Lambeth to run events over the winter for older people. The deadline is 20 November...
Imogen Paton's rare Chevrolet Impala, shown here, was wrecked by her abusive ex-partner

UK’s first charity art car to help victims of domestic abuse

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Brixton East will play host to Hard Dough, a unique art auction and fundraising event which aims to help victims of domestic abuse, on...

Charity invites Brixton organisations to apply for grants

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The Thrale Charity is inviting Brixton organisations who help people in need to apply for a grant of up to £5,000. Every year the charity, which...
Solomon from BSK

Chari-tea partnership for Brixton Soup Kitchen and Giveacar

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  BRIXTON Soup Kitchen and non-profit organisation Giveacar are teaming up to help raise funds and to continue to support people in need. The two organisations...
Refugee meeting at Karibu centre

From Brixton to Calais to help refugees

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A solidarity delegation to Calais refugees is being organised by the Stand Up To Racism organisation and Lambeth Trade Union Council. It will leave...

See Pedro at the Lido

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Brixton’s favourite horse Pedro – complete with his Pedroscope – will be celebrating at Brockwell Lido on Sunday 4 October from 11am to 3.30pm. The...
Whoosh cycling event

Volunteers raise £8,000 for disabled cycling

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Brixton-based charity Wheels for Wellbeing hosted a special Thank You event last weekend to honour Herne Hill Whoosh who have raised over £8,000 to help...

‘I think everyone should spend a day in prison’

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Katrin Magnussen meets a man with a mission to make music Leroy Johnson is in a good mood. Outside may be dark and rainy, but...

Brixton youth workers invited to enter national video competition

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Volunteers working with young people in Brixton are being urged to take part in a competition to tell the story of youth work. The National...

Brixton Reel

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Look out for the Brixton Reel Film Festival next week, dedicated to working with local Lambeth residents and showing films celebrating diverse communities. Events...

Knitting Group

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The fashion for craft events has come to Brixton. The Crafty Fox Market was launched last year with regular events at the Dogstar and...

Brixton Windmill opens its doors

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Here's a glance back to the opening of Brixton Windmill back in May last year. The procession from Windrush Square up Brixton Hill - an...

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Kitchen duties at Mosaic

Mosaic Clubhouse, a place of comfort and encouragement

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Despite being part of a global movement Brixton’s Mosaic Clubhouse is unique in England. Ruby Gregory investigates. Sitting on Effra Road is Mosaic Clubhouse, a...

Grove Adventure Playground appeal for support

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Grove Adventure Playground is fundraising to take children on a day trip on the River Thames and a tour of Tower Bridge. They need your...
Wassailing at Brockwell Park

Dig this at Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses

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

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Windrush solidarity banner

Big demand for Windrush compensation scheme

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The strong response to a letter from Lambeth council urging residents to claim under the Windrush Compensation Scheme meant supplies of a special form...
Saja Sheheen in Nour

Nour petition urges support for its fight to retain a central place in Brixton’s...

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Nour Cash & Carry, for many the beating heart of Brixton’s markets, has launched a petition against the notice to quit it has received...
Weyman Bennett

Windrush scandal compensation meeting

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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...