Tag: Brixton Road

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...

Air ambulance called to Brixton Road incident

Brixton Road was closed and an air ambulance was called to Windrush Square this afternoon (20 July) following an incident involving a lorry and...

Brixton Road fags promote Car Free Day plan

Students from Brixton’s School of Communications Arts created another striking and memorable campaign yesterday (3 July) when they distributed packs of “Brixton Road” cigarettes...

Green Party launch “Breathing Cities” campaign in Brixton

The Green Party launched their clean air campaign, Breathing Cities, in Windrush Square last Saturday. Caroline Russell, Green Party London Assembly Member, said that Brixton...

Brixton orchard takes root

Back in March some of us were sceptical about planting fruit trees next one of Brixton's most polluted traffic hubs, the St Matthews one...

Free meals for Brixton kids over summer holidays

(sponsored Blogpost) In a special summer promotion Brixton's Turtle Bay restaurant on Brixton Road is offering cash strapped parents a Caribbean alternative to McDonald's or KFC. For...

Council plans £40 extra parking charge for some diesels

Lambeth council is to consult on a plan to charge residents £40 a year more to park some diesel vehicles. In a full year, the...

Council spurns relocation bids by Brixton’s threatened SW9 bar

Lambeth council has twice turned down attempts by SW9 bar proprietor Alan Culverhouse to re-establish his popular community café/bar near its current home on...

Long term gas main works on Brixton Road

Gas works on Brixton Road will not be confined to the already-announced lane closures on the A23 north of Normandy Road that will begin...

Suspended sentence for PC who assaulted suspect in Brixton

A police officer who forcibly pushed a man’s head into a wall while he was trying to arrest him in Brixton was today (3...

 ‘World record’ pollution on Brixton Road

Pollution on Brixton Road in early January may have set a “world record” for the number of times official pollution limits had been breached...

Brixton Road ‘most polluted in London’

Brixton Road was officially the most polluted road in London tonight as it reached the legal pollution level for a whole year just five days...

Police seek witnesses to Brixton attack

Police are are appealing for information and witnesses after a man was punched in the head in an unprovoked attack near the Ritzy in...

Police seek help with Brixton stabbing

Police in Brixton are appealing for information and witnesses after a 25-year-old man was stabbed in an unprovoked attack. Police were called by the ambulance...

Clean air in Brixton: Have your say

Vassal Ward councillor Paul Gadsby urges everyone in Brixton to take part in the council's clean air consultation Lambeth council has just launched a vital...

Constable charged with assault after Brixton arrest

A serving police officer, constable Gary Knight, 37, attached to Lambeth borough, was today (24 June) charged with common assault and actual bodily harm. The...

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