Tag: Brixton Road

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...

Is BXT Frat House Gentrifying?

Sometimes it seems like the only word associated with Brixton these days is 'gentrification'. But every so often things happen that mean you just...

Brixton Barnardo’s brings the bass, brass and bebop

The Barnardo’s shop in Brixton has become the first in the UK to specialise in music following a makeover that has caught the attention...

Over 20,000 children in Lambeth exposed to unsafe levels of pollution

23,700 children in Lambeth attended schools where nitrogen dioxide levels were above the annual permitted levels by the EU, a report has revealed. Research found that children...

Lawyer seeks people affected by Brixton’s deadly air pollution

People living in central Brixton may be having their most fundamental human right – the right to life – breached by traffic pollution, a...

Pollution killing hundreds each year in Lambeth

Brixton families and residents took to the streets over pollution last month as research showed that hundreds of local people are dying every year because...