Tag: Brixton Hill

Elm Park to close for sewer repairs

Thames Water is about to start work in Elm Park to repair and upgrade part of a 120-year-old sewer. The road, which runs between Brixton...

‘Become one of our engineers’ Lambeth residents urged

A company bringing full-fibre broadband to large parts of London, including Lambeth, is urging local residents to apply for one of 225 new “fibre...

Brixton Hill flats sell fast

A property company says that it recently sold half the 14 flats in a Brixton Hill development in a single week. The sales are further...

Olive Morris House demolition starts Monday

People living near Olive Morris House on Brixton Hill, the former council offices, have been invited to online consultations on its demolition after the...

‘Full fibre’ broadband plans for Brixton

Brixton businesses and residents with a need for speed from internet connections that are among the slowest in London are invited to a drop-in...

Council approves new safety measures for Acre Lane

Lambeth council has approved a series of safety measures to address the high numbers of collisions on Acre Lane. The council proposed altering the entry...

Volunteer at Brixton Windmill

A local charity in Brixton, the Friends of Windmill Gardens, is launching a new recruitment drive for volunteers at the iconic  Grade II* listed...

Expect delays: Months of roadworks for Brixton Hill

Brixton Hill in both directions between Brixton Water Lane and St Matthews Road is due to be afflicted by 16 weeks of roadworks from...

Labour continues to dominate Lambeth council, but has a new Green...

A Brixton ward contributed one of the successful Green Party candidates who now make up an opposition group of five councillors on Lambeth council...

Bobsy has been found

UPDATE: 8 February. Bobsy found Olive Vyskocilova's 11-month-old cat Bobsy from Lambert Road, Brixton Hill (SW2 5BB), went missing on Thursday (1 February) evening. She is...

Ale & hearty: Elm Park Tavern review

Simon Still pops along to the revamped Elm Park Tavern Once upon a time, there would have been one of these on many of our...

Police seek witnesses of alleged abduction near Brixton

Lambeth Police are appealing for witnesses and information after two incidents – one of them near Brixton – that are being treated as abduction...

TfL consults on Brixton Hill bus lane changes

Transport for London is consulting on proposed changes on Brixton Hill and St Matthew's Road to improve bus journey times and reliability. TfL says that...

Brixton Reviews: Stir Coffee

By Christina Pickworth After nearly four weeks of family confinement to the house whilst the small people had chicken pox we were all a bit...

12 years jail for vicious Brixton attack

  A man who launched a vicious and unprovoked attack on a man with learning difficulties on Brixton Hill has been jailed for 12 years. Damien...

Man convicted of Brixton sexual assaults

A man has been convicted of seven sexual assaults following a series of attacks on women in Brixton and Clapham. Mehdi Midani, 28, of no...