Tag: Brixton

Urgent call for more Lambeth donors as demand for rare blood...

A huge increase in demand across London for a rare blood type needed to treat sickle cell disease, which disproportionately affects Black people, has...

Brixton opportunity for investigative journalist

The Brixton Blog and Bugle are working with The Centre for Investigative Journalism (CIJ), on a project aimed at strengthening links between London-based community journalism outlets and community...

Brixton community leader nominated for Visionary Award

                  Brixton born Ryan J. Matthews-Robinson, also known by his stage name Ragz-CV, has been nominated for the community person of the year award at...

A Bond Across the Pond

Brixton Business Improvement District (BID) has announced a first of its kind twinning as it partners with Harlem's 125th Street BID New York City. Yesterday,...

Poetic Unity’s positive impact from the first Lockdown

Local charity Poetic Unity, responsible for the Poets Corner at the Black Cultural Archive, have released this report on the positive impact their online...

Electric Patterns Series: Colourfield

Wandered down Electric Avenue after hours recently? Noticed anything different?! After overcoming multitudinous obstacles, the Electric Patterns Project (produced by The Brixton Project, funded by...

Electric Patterns Series: Coco Cripps

Wandered down Electric Avenue after hours recently? Noticed anything different?! After overcoming multitudinous obstacles, the Electric Patterns Project (produced by The Brixton Project, funded by...

The Great Brixton Christmas Giveaway by Brixton BID

The local Business Improvement District, Brixton BID, have launched a special Christmas Giveaway in partnership with local independent coffee shops. Throughout December the BID are...

Brixton’s Christmas Tree is placed in Windrush Square

This year Brixton's Christmas Tree has been installed in Windrush Square to mark the 72nd anniversary since the arrival of HMT Empire Windrush. The tree,...

Electric Patterns Series: Federica Dalla Vecchia

Wandered down Electric Avenue after hours recently? Noticed anything different?! After overcoming multitudinous obstacles, the Electric Patterns Project (produced by The Brixton Project, funded by...

Electric Patterns Series: Eley Kishimoto

Wandered down Electric Avenue after hours recently? Noticed anything different?! After overcoming multitudinous obstacles, the Electric Patterns Project (produced by The Brixton Project, funded by...

Electric Patterns Series: Emma Hayes

Wandered down Electric Avenue after hours recently? Noticed anything different?! After overcoming multitudinous obstacles, the Electric Patterns Project (produced by The Brixton Project, funded by...

Electric Patterns Series: Carolyne Hill

Wandered down Electric Avenue after hours recently? Noticed anything different?! After overcoming multitudinous obstacles, the Electric Patterns Project (produced by The Brixton Project, funded by...

Townscape Heritage Initiative – Reliance Arcade Restoration

Reliance Arcade was built onto an existing Georgian house between 1923 and 1925, in the Art Deco style. The Electric Lane frontage is a...

A Young Heritage Champion explores the Initiative

As part of the final stage of the Brixton Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI) The Brixton Project worked with young people across three Brixton-based schools...

Electric Patterns Series: Brigitte Stepputtis

Wandered down Electric Avenue after hours recently? Noticed anything different?! After overcoming multitudinous obstacles, the Electric Patterns Project (produced by The Brixton Project, funded by...