Rob from Brixton Cycles

Cycle bunnies Easter fundraiser for disability charity

Wheels for Wellbeing (WfW) the local cycling charity will be holding ‘bunny rides’ during Easter week (Friday 25 March till Friday 1 April) where...

Brixton churches launch service for people in debt

A new debt counselling service has been launched by a collaboration of local Brixton local churches aimed at helping people stuck in the debt...
Youth ambassador Jean Franco

Brixton local becomes ambassador against global poverty

Local youth Jean Franco has been selected to be part of the ONE campaign’s  youth ambassador programme. The programme was launched by Mhairi Black...
Bowie mural with floral tributes

Bowie mural artist to visit his Brixton work

Jimmy C, whose Bowie mural on the side of Morleys has become a worldwide icon, will visit the site on Wednesday (10 February) morning...
Members of IRMO's youth project

Community organisation of the year award for Brixton charity

By Isabella Cipirska For 30 years a Brixton-based charity has been helping migrants from Latin America to settle into life in London, helping with language...

‘Your Big Idea’ is looking for the next Alan Sugar in Lambeth

Brixton’s budding entrepreneurs have the opportunity to secure £500 to develop their business ideas with this year’s ‘Your Big Idea’ event to be held...
Just Williams protest Herne Hill

‘They are meant to be a charity, but they’re just greedy’

Mamusu Kallon and photographer Sebastian Morrison record the latest local protest against huge rent rises that are driving out independent enterprises More than 300 children,...
Sue Pettigrew

OBE for local charity chief

A leading local charity worker, Sue Pettigrew, was awarded an OBE for services to children and families in the New Year Honours. She is chair...
Potent Whisper

Forget the sales … swap, crop and charity shop

Lucy Hook met Brixton favourite Potent Whisper to find out about the Second-Hand First campaign Brixton rapper and activist Potent Whisper is no stranger to...

Santa run for Brixton garden

Certitude, a London charity that provides personalised support for people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs, is taking part in the Santa Run on Sunday...
new entrepreneurs CoPop with Tree Shepherd mentor

CoPop introduces 10 new entrepreneurs at Pop Brixton

CoPop,  a dynamic collective of 10 community enterprises, launches this Wednesday at Pop Brixton. All 10 individuals have been through the Tree Shepherd ‘Start...
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...