Tag: Brixton Market

Brixton Campaign: Ban/Boycott Brixton Starbucks

Starbucks opened a new branch in Brixton today right beside the tube station, and already a campaign has been launched to boycott the new...

Brixton Skill Share

Guest blogger Kaye Wiggins returns with a report on the Brixton Skill Share As I was wandering around Granville Arcade at the weekend I popped...

Prince Charles visits Brixton

Brixton Market and the Brixton Pound got a boost for publicity on Wednesday when Prince Charles and Camilla visited Electric Avenue, spent the pounds...

Brixton films on British Pathe

What a find. British Pathe has opened up an online archive of 90,000 videos including newsreel, sports footage and social history documentaries from 1896-1976....

Update on the Brixton £

In September 2009, the Brixton Pound was launched with all the accompanying fanfare from the national media. What has happened since then, now the B£...

Friends of Brixton Market event – 1pm today

Friends of Brixton Market has asked everyone interested in the market to come down today at 1pm to the Vida Walsh Centre (Saltoun Rd)...

Who says…we need another mobile phone shop?

Here they come...the new shops are moving into the old Woolworth's building. The first one to announce its arrival is T-Mobile and it is a bit...

Brixton lunch: Etta’s Seafood Kitchen

The windows steam up in Etta's Seafood Kitchen when the cafe is full. Somehow that sums up what Etta and her daughter provide in...

Crazy In Love @ Brixton Village (but no Beyoncé…)

Another weekend, another Spacemakers event at Brixton Village. Last Saturday was Culture Club, this Saturday was – wait for it – love-themed. Cornercopia launched...

Another blow for Brixton Market traders

Market traders have complained that the closure of the Pope's Road Car Park has drastically cut business since Christmas, just when they thought they were emerging...