Tag: Brixton arches

No end in sight to Atlantic Road chaos

Closure of one lane to traffic and the footpath on one side of Atlantic Road looks set to continue. Despite notices attached to the...

Artist finds new Village bar too close for comfort

Lost in Brixton, the new bar built above the market stalls of Brixton Village, opened to glowing reviews from smart lifestyle magazines, but has...

Café Max set to return to Brixton arches

  Café Max owner Zelia Alves Figueira will be among the first to return to its premises in Brixton Station Road arches. Zelia, with husband Joao...

Refurbished Brixton arches offered for rent

Ten arches and eight kiosks on Atlantic Road are being marketed for letting by commercial property specialists Grant Mills Wood under the name “Brixton...

Network Rail arches sold

The new owners of thousands of railway arches, including those in Brixton and Herne Hill that are currently being controversially refurbished, have pledged to...

Protest warns of Brixton arches dangers as traders urge rapid action

Campaigners yesterday (4 February) called on Lambeth council to halt work on the Network Rail arches in Brixton, while some of the original traders...

Brixton Arches trader challenges Network Rail boss

Ray Murphy, who has been selling carpets on Brixton’s Atlantic Road for more than 25 years, has challenged the chief executive of Network Rail...

It’s bustling – but it’s not Brixton

What happens when you are evicted from your Brixton shop of 11 years? Anna McKie finds out Husband and wife Mohammed and Shahida Shafiq stand...

New video of ‘Brixton Dead Zone’

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSeuxc3L3s4 Local Green Party activist Rashid Nix has taken to YouTube to highlight the problems created by Network Rail’s closure of its arches on...

Residents join Brixton Arches protest

Brixton residents gathered tonight to show solidarity with traders facing eviction from Network rail's Brixton town centre arches. Despite a long  battle, and an unprecedented...

Brixton may not recover …

One of the highlights of last night’s Lambeth council planning committee meeting that backed redevelopment of Brixton Arches by owner Network Rail, was the...

Council set to grant Arches planning permission

Lambeth council will, as expected, back Network Rail’s plans for the arches on Atlantic Road and Brixton Station Road at a planning committee meeting...

Gentrification is still a hot topic

Gentrification is inevitable, remorseless and devoid of conscience  – and won’t be stopped by shaming pop-ups, says Nick Buglione Gentrification. Brixton. Hot topic. Everyone’s fave...

Primary pupils learn lessons from Brixton’s arches

Pupils from Stockwell primary school left the classroom yesterday for Brixton’s threatened arches where they interviewed traders due to be evicted by Network Rail,...

Still time to act for Arches traders

If you are not already one of the 140-plus people who have objected to Network Rail’s plans for Brixton Arches, you still have until...

Network Rail are not interested in the future of Brixton

Riccardo Festa, who has run The Baron in Brixton Arches in Atlantic Road for more than 30 years, speaks out about how Network Rail...

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