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Community day will celebrate Cherry Groce

A community event to celebrate harmony and unity will be held in Brixton’s Windrush Square on Sunday April 24 to mark “One Year On...
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Brixton election rally to demand reform of council

Campaigning for votes in local elections on 5 May, already well under way, will take a different form this month with a public event...
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University award to support diverse students

Former Lambeth equality commissioner Dr Miranda Brawn and Oxford University have launched an award to support Black, Asian and mixed heritage students. Open to UK...
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Brixton Easter egg postbox topper disappears

Brixton resident Emma Frost is appealing for the return of her Easter egg postbox topper to its home on Lambert Road. “Please can you keep...
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Mural marks anniversary of Tulse Hill community centre

George Deacon tells the story of how a Tulse Hill community centre was revived Lyndsey Fyffe stood on the steps of a community centre in...

Plaque appeal for orchid artist Nelly Roberts

The Loughborough Road Histories blog and Brixton Society are fundraising for a plaque to mark the home of a formerly forgotten but notable Brixtononian. On...
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Brixton event to help give young people ‘a second chance’

Leticia Simpson, Director of I Am Inspired, grew up seeing people she knew going in and out of prison, and now she’s trying to...
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Clean air campaigners make diesel an election issue

A billboard in Loughborough Junction unveiled this morning (29 March) is part of a campaign to hasten the disappearance of diesel cars from London...
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Free career course for local young people

A Brixton-based organisation, the Ascension Agency, is offering local 19 to 25 year olds a free 12-week course to gain a qualification and one...
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Cressingham campaigners to seek fourth judicial review

Cressingham Gardens residents are preparing to take Lambeth council to court for a fourth time in their campaign to stop demolition of the housing...
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‘I spent my student loan on a pair of Technics turntables and away we...

Last Night a DJ Saved My Life, sing Indeep … But DJ Richie Littler has probably saved several through his house music DJing and...
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Walk the art of Norwood High Street

Local artists have come to the aid of a much neglected Lambeth street. The Norwood High Street Art Trail opened yesterday and tomorrow (19 March)...
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Windrush Square climate rally

Local climate campaigners plan to rally in Windrush Square tomorrow (17 March) “to remind Lambeth council of the climate emergency they declared in 2019”. Lambeth...
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Brixton to benefit from community connection fund

Brixton is among areas set to benefit from a £4m Lambeth council fund to support local groups, projects and good causes. Financed by levies on...
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Brixton event aims to keep people out of prison

How to stop offending and re-offending will be tackled at a Brixton event by people who have personal experience of the criminal justice system. A...
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Campaign against health charges for migrants hosts online film

The local Patients Not Passports campaign is extending its reach to Southwark with an online event tomorrow (10 March) supported by organisations including the...