Tag: Brixton BID

Care and kindness for the Brixton community

  Jessica Dyer spends a Friday night with Brixton’s Street Pastors If you are out on a Friday night in Brixton you may well encounter the Street Pastors,...

Brixton businesses vote to renew improvement district

The Brixton Business Improvement District (BID) will operate for another five years after 500-plus local businesses voted to renew its remit. The result was announced...

Brixton is top of the hops

Brixton’s status as a key transport hub was confirmed today (12 September) when Transport for London announced that bus stop P, one of several...

Brixton Calling – We meet BID director Michael Smith

What is the Brixton BID? Delores Williams finds out from director Michael Smith. Listen in yourself …     People, like myself, may see the word BID...

Police stop plan for rooftop event ending at 11 on a...

Police objections to an event at the open-air Brixton Rooftop venue that would have ended at 11am on a Sunday morning mean that it will...

Noise campaigners meet MP and council

A first meeting between Sleepless Brixton campaigners against noise and nuisance in the town centre, Lambeth council, Transport for London and the police took...

Competition for new Brixton bridge sign

  Lambeth council and Brixton’s Business Improvement District launched a competition as part of the Brixton Design Trail to create and install a new design...
Edible Bus Stop HQ in Loughborough Junction

Something for everybody on the Brixton Design Trail

Brixton’s second year as a London Design Festival district got under way at the weekend. From a railway arch in Loughborough Junction to the Department...

Lambeth’s Show of Unity in Brixton

Brixton’s Back Cultural Archives last night (3 July) hosted a display of unity in the face of recent events with speakers from several faiths...

Design trail to improve Brixton’s neglected areas

Permanent improvements for neglected parts of our town and more road art are expected to feature as Brixton Design Trail returns for its second...

Brixton’s green and edible barrier takes root

Residents of Brixton's Southwyck House (aka the Barrier Block) joined the edible bus stop team and volunteers to put the final touches to the...

Brixton’s flash crossings on awards shortlist

Brixton’s flash crossings are shortlisted in this year’s Design Week awards. Competing in the wayfinding and environmental graphics category, they are up against the...

Brixton celebrates Love Your Local Market week

Love Your Local Market – a week-long festival celebrating Brixton’s markets – starts today Friday 26 May. It’s part of a nationwide campaign and Brixton is...

Support Brixton to become the best local market in the UK

The competition to become the best loved market in the UK starts on 26 May and Brixton wants to win it. The BID, organisers of...

Love your local market week 2017

Brixton will be celebrating its local markets at part of the UK-wide Love Your Local Market Week from Friday 26 May - Wednesday 31...

Business rates: How will you feel if all our staff are...

Sophia Yates, owner of Brixton’s Hootananny venue, has warned that the figures being used in the growing national debate about business rates greatly underestimate...