Revolutionary Brixton

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Lots of protesting to be done in Brixton in the coming weeks - mostly organised by Lambeth Save our Services and UK Uncut. Please add...

Brixton on the BBC

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BBC World Service set up a radio discussion about Lambeth public service cuts at Rosie's Deli Cafe last week. Kaye Wiggins took part and...

Lambeth Primary Schools and cuts

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Primary school league tables for Lambeth were published yesterday. The BBC explains how to read the tables here. It's interesting to note that 15 Lambeth...

Brixton Market Lock Down protest – ‘Don’t Ice Brixton’

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I've just received this message on a Friends of Brixton Market mailing list about a protest they are planning today at 2pm against the...

Durand Primary School becomes an Academy

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Lambeth's largest primary school, Durand in Stockwell, has just become an academy under Michael Gove's education reforms introduced in May. Gove had anticipated that...

Brixton Campaign: Ban/Boycott Brixton Starbucks

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Starbucks opened a new branch in Brixton today right beside the tube station, and already a campaign has been launched to boycott the new...

Interview: Philippe Castaing on Brixton Green

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Philippe Castaing, owner of Opus Café, was interviewed in The Guardian last year about his plans for a community hub on Somerleyton Rd. Since...

Whose Shout?

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Lambeth Community Police Consultative Group have just released a report called 'Whose Shout?' examining the relationship between Lambeth's residents and the police, investigating whose voices...

Update on the Brixton £

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In September 2009, the Brixton Pound was launched with all the accompanying fanfare from the national media. What has happened since then, now the B£...

Doctor, doctor…I need my windows draught proofing

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If you belong to the Brixton Low Carbon Zone, make sure you get a 'Green Doctor' around to take a look at your house....

“Citizens'” Commission…

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...is in fact made up of Cllr Steve Reed (Lambeth Council Leader), Cllr Paul McGlone and Cllr Jackie Meldrum (Deputy Leader of the Council)....

South London Democracy Club questions answered (only by some)

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All that time ago in February (remember the snow?), South London Democracy Club put ten questions to local candidates on issues ranging from stop and...

The Human Rights Festival @ The Ritzy: In The Land of The Free

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‘In The Land of The Free’  is the horrifying portrayal of one story - among the many to be told - about the injustices...

Brixton Low Carbon Zone

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The Brixton Low Carbon Zone was launched last Sunday with a low key event in the community centre at 105 Angell Rd to inform...

Windrush latest

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After a mini debate on Twitter this afternoon about the first impressions of Windrush Sq., one tweeter sent in some photos from today confirming...

Labour’s anti-Lib Dem video

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There's something pretty sickening about this new Lambeth Labour video. It's like a poor man's attempt at an American-style smear campaign. I'd rather hear...

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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...