Vulpine clothing company team

Cycle clothing company starts #DoGoodFriday

  Wheels for Wellbeing, a Brixton based charity, has been chosen by cycle clothing company, Vulpine to receive 20 per cent of their online sales...
Clare with items collected for Project Shoebox

Brixton shoebox collection for women’s refuge

By Lucy Hook For the women and children spending Christmas in domestic violence refuges, even basic essentials can be a luxury - they have often...

Focus on road safety this winter

AN OPTICIANS in Brixton is helping children to stay safe this winter by making a special donation of high visibility vests. For the rest of...
Tree Shepherd course attendees in Stockwell Park Centre

How to start your own business – register now

Tree Shepherd is running a new series of Start your own enterprise programmes in Brixton and surrounding areas early next year. The programme is...
Elderly people in christmas hats

Keep elderly warm and well this winter

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

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

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

  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

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

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

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’

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

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

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

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

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...


cyclists in Covid masks

On your bike to aid our musicians and save our scene

Medya Gungor on reaction to the latest announcement about funding for music venues and a UK-wide campaign to support musicians
adults and children line-up

MP joins pupils walking for clean air

Local MP Bell Ribeiro-Addy joined pupils of Richard Atkins primary on New Park Road off Brixton Hill...

Local football club backs Black Lives Matter

Local football club Peckham Town FC will unveil a 10-metre long banner showing its support for the...


girl walking in parlk

Orla and the fantastic fundraisers

Brixton resident Orla Rawlinson, who turns four next week, is one of a team of 15 South...
man outside shop

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...
Volunteers at Loughborough Farm

Growing Wellbeing in Loughborough Junction

The Loughborough Farm has launched a Crowdfunder to raise money to support local people to keep healthy...

Brixton people