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Cricket at home

360 Cricket, a London coaching hub, has launched Inside Edge – at-home cricket coaching packs for children. The organisation works with local clubs and about...
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Local gym streaming all classes free

Fison Fitness on Milkwood Road in Herne Hill is live streaming all of its classes free through Instagram – @fisonfitness. Fison’s Joe Peyton said: “We...

Praise for Brixton Domino Club as it looks to future

Brixton Domino Club’s annual awards ceremony took place this year in Lambeth town hall, emphasising its central role in the community. Local MP Helen Hayes,...
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Footballing refugees who found a home and welcome in Brixton

Jack Francklin meets a Brixton-based football club that more than matches our local diversity For nearly 20 years, the Duke of Edinburgh pub in Brixton...

Dulwich Hamlet win national community award

Dulwich Hamlet have won the Football Supporters Association (FSA) annual National Game Community Award. The award, now in its second year, highlights excellent community outreach...
Vivien Parsons (left) in the ring with Rebecca Hennessy of the Togher boxing club in Cork, Ireland

Afewee boxer Vivien Parsons wins third title

Boxer Vivien Parsons from Brixton’s Afewee club became a three-weight champion when she triumphed in the Junior A 63 kilo category at the prestigious...
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Local club to play in national volleyball league

South London teenagers will get the opportunity to compete nationally when the local Little Giants club forms both girls’ and boys’ league teams for...
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Brixton host London BMX series final

Brixton’s Brockwell Park BMX track was the scene for the final in the London BMX Series, featuring a strong attendance from all the London...

BMX is like flying – and I wanted to do that

Brixton BMX club invited people to try the sport at their Brockwell Park track – Simone Richardson went along It was a sunny Saturday when...
Chinese kick boxer Joshua Villar (left) in action

New Brixton martial arts school

Joshua Villar, the 85kg Sanda (Chinese kickboxing) national champion (and a ballet dancer in his youth) has opened a new martial arts school at...
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Brixton club appeals for return of stolen wheelchair

Brixton Ballers, the inspiring local wheelchair basketball team, are appealing for the return, or information about the whereabouts, of a stolen wheelchair. All wheelchairs are...
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Brixton Immortals take dominoes to Jamaica fun day

  Brixton Immortals dominoes team were out spreading the word about their sport again at the weekend. This time, sponsored by Victoria Mutual building society and...
KHADIJAH_MELLAH the first British Muslim woman to ride at Goodwood

From Brixton’s Ebony Horse Club to Goodwood – Khadijah rides her dream

Khadijah Mellah, an 18 year old student from Peckham in South London, is all set for the race of her life when she competes...
Brockwell Water Polo in the pool

Brockwell Water Polo goes Indoors

Following a successful Summer season at Brockwell, Water Polo is moving back indoors, starting Monday 5th August, to Alleyn’s Boys School just 10 minutes...
Dulwich Hamlet fans at a game

Local club with a long tradition

As Dulwich Hamlet prepare for the new season, Olayinka Amara looks back over their history Supporters of Dulwich Hamlet Football Club still sing songs about...

Deontay Wilder a knockout with Brixton fans at Afewee

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder visited Brixton’s Afewee boxing club today where he met youngsters from the club and posed for pictures with them...

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Brixton BMX Club is back on the track

Mike Woof reports on resumption of training – and increased interest – at the Brockwell Park based Brixton BMX Club

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