Tag: Brixton Road

Brixton ‘ideal location’ for German sportswear brand

The German sportswear brand BSTN is to open its first UK store in the former NatWest bank premises at 395/397 Brixton Road. Scheduled for an...

Tulse Hill bus stops back ‘in near future’

Brixton bus stops for destinations in Tulse Hill and West Norwood are set to be put back near the Tube. An answer to a question...

Brixton’s HSBC branch crosses road to upgraded premises

Brixton’s branch of the HSBC bank today (17 January) moved across Brixton Road from its former home near McDonalds at number 512 to number...

Council consults on plans for major Brixton redevelopments

Three Brixton sites are among those proposed for major redevelopment by Lambeth council. Tesco on Acre Lane, Halfords, Currys and a surrounding area on Effra...

Brixton now inside ultra low emission zone

Brixton today (25 October) becomes part of the world’s first ultra low emission zone (ULEZ) as the zone expands to cover all of inner...

Parents warn ULEZ not enough to counter toxic diesel pollution

Brixton Road is one of 15 places suffering daily illegal levels of air pollution to be highlighted by the campaign group Mums for Lungs,...

Wander into Brixton history – view the mural, try the tacos

Simone Richardson visits Slade Gardens and the Crown & Anchor – both landmarks with a history worth telling Now that we’re freer to enjoy Brixton’s...

Brixton business with a history and a future

Members of the Rayner family have been selling building and DIY products on Brixton Road for nearly 40 years. Simone Richardson finds out about...

New ‘green woman’ crossing for Brixton

Brixton Road outside the Tube station is the site for a new “green woman” traffic light signal. Transport for London (TfL) announced today on International...

More Brixton road closures

https://youtu.be/wtetV6WMKH8 Brixton’s already fraught traffic is set to get worse as “safety-critical” gas main repairs close Coldharbour Lane from Brixton Road to Atlantic Road next...

Brixton Road bus lane changes to benefit cyclists

Brixton Road, part of the A23 between Streatham and the Oval, is to see trial changes to bus lanes to make cycling on it...

Using the wrong car in Brixton could cost you £4,000 a...

Richard Haas details new anti-pollution fees for Brixton car owners that will take effect next year – and how to avoid them Some Brixton car...

Watch your wheels!

Simone Richardson has a warning for local electric scooter users – yours may not be legal and the police are stopping and checking riders....

Residents want to keep cleaner air – survey

Three in four local people say air quality was better during lockdown and want action to keep it that way, according to a survey...

Railton Road ‘low traffic’ plan for health emergency

Brixton’s Railton Road and the surrounding area are to become a “low traffic neighbourhood” as part of Lambeth council’s measures to deal with the...

Blocking the traffic in Brixton

Ray Branford, age 9 and her grandmother Sue Branford were on their way to Parliament for the School Strike for Climate, when they stopped...