Brixton 10 years on

A look back at Brixton Blog posts

Electric Social

Brixton Blog went behind the scenes at Electric Social, a new bar on Acre Lane, before its launch this month Jamie Edwards wants to create...

Brixton Bank Holiday Weekend

Saturday: A perfect, active start to the weekend - get your fingernails dirty at the Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses (tip from @BrixtonBugle). And then, if...

25 August – INTERVIEW: Livity

Livity is a Brixton-based marketing company with something more than just marketing at its heart - the company works with often disadvantaged young people...

Sunday 14 August – Riot week

After a week dominated by the riots, Emma Reynolds – who witnessed the looting in Brixton and was interviewed on the BBC last Monday –...

Sunday 7 August – two sides of Brixton

A festival by day and a riot by night. Brixton experienced two very different community events on Sunday and in the early hours of...

MUSIC

Junior Open Mic provides a stage for young musicians

Herne Hill’s Off The Cuff venue will host six hours of free music from talented local young people on Sunday (16 January). Junior Open Mic...

CULTURE

Romeo and Juliet at Southwark Playhouse

Southwark Playhouse’s Brixton-based Romeo and Juliet is part of their Shakespeare for Schools project. This famous Shakespearian tragedy of star-crossed lovers, plays out, not...