Tag: Brockwell Park

Brockwell Park festival stalls for local traders, artists and makers

The Brockwell Bounce festival in the park from 30 May to 1 June is looking for local businesses, artists and makers for a series...

Cressingham campaigners to seek fourth judicial review

Cressingham Gardens residents are preparing to take Lambeth council to court for a fourth time in their campaign to stop demolition of the housing...

South LDN festival checklist

With the sun finally gracing us with its presence and the evenings set to become longer from next week, many of us will have...

Hope, danger and diversity: Brockwell Park’s cricket nets

Ollie Goodwin discovers the grass roots of our summer sport – as well as the problems and potential solution to England’s cricket crisis –...

Palestine protest back at Herne Hill

The local Palestine Solidarity Campaign group is organising another “Protest for Palestine” at the main gates of Brockwell Park in Herne Hill tomorrow (27...

Lambeth Country Show dates confirmed

Lambeth Country Show will return to Brockwell Park on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July this year after suspension due to Covid. Organisers EventLambeth promise...

Life, love, art and Brixton

Art is a massive part the life of Jo Gibbs. Simone Richardson talks to her about influences, pollution, South London and the joys of Brixton –...

Kevin Oldfield – dedicated to Brockwell Park

Lambeth council and colleagues are mourning the loss of Kevin Oldfield, a member of the borough’s parks team who worked in Brockwell Park for...

Cross The Tracks 2021: a soulful summer send off

After an August of grey skies, the sun beamed down on Brockwell for the first weekend of September. The final day of the Brockwell...

Brockwell Park festivals offer slots to young Lambeth musicians

Two Brockwell Park festivals are offering aspiring musicians the chance to be on their line-ups this summer. Mighty Hoopla and Cross The Tracks have...

Accessibility guide for Brockwell Park

A new accessibility guide to Brockwell Park will be launched at the virtual Lambeth Country Show this weekend. Friends of Brockwell Park (FOBP) has added...

Wedding proposals for park ‘could jeopardise sustainability of Brockwell Hall’

The forum for Brockwell Park stakeholder groups and users has accepted Lambeth council plans for a single month of major events in the park,...

Black Panther in Brockwell Park

With a month’s worth of rain due to fall today (18 June), it may not be the best time to announce a season of...

£3m grant to transform Brockwell Hall

Lambeth council and supporters of Brockwell Park have been granted £3.3m by the National Lottery Heritage Fund towards a project to restore the Grade...
young BMX rider airborne

Brixton BMX Club reopens in time for anniversary fundraiser

In Earl’s Court in 1981, just after the Brixton Uprising of that year, Ken Floyde saw a BMX race for the first time and...

Pop-up vaccine clinics for ‘harder to reach’ residents ‘pleasant’ and ‘efficient’

Colin Burns was one the first people to get their Covid-19 jab from a local pop-up clinic set up to help eligible residents to...