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Mixed start for Dulwich in cut down league

League cricket is back at Dulwich in a cut-down format lasting only a few weeks. AJ Fordham Sports and Fullers Brewery, sponsors of the Surrey...
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New Brixton mural for council basketball court

A council basketball court in central Brixton is being upgraded in partnership with adidas Originals and Foot Locker to feature a new mural produced...
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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 Brixton BMX Club resumed training...
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Big thanks from Brixton’s smallest BMX riders

Brixton BMX Club has thanked the organisers of The Mighty Hoopla and Cross the Tracks events for a grant of £1,000 for new equipment...

Brixton online sports quiz

Quarantined Sports Quiz is run online by local residents on Wednesdays at 8pm. Proceeds go to the Brixton-based charity Compliments of the House. You can sign...
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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...
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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...
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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...
David Batista with coach Austin Kentebe

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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