Tag: Brockwell Park

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...
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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...

‘Without my Brixton neighbours I wouldn’t have got through the last...

Simone Richardson meets Gayle Haddock, one of the many people who have chosen Brixton to live and work “Without my Brixton neighbours I wouldn’t have...

Council ups Covid testing with infection rate ‘incredibly high’

Lambeth council is expanding its coronavirus community testing scheme to support local people who have to leave home during the current lockdown, especially those...

Council begins rapid Covid tests in Brixton

Lambeth council has opened a community testing site in the town hall in Brixton for people in the borough who may have Covid-19, but...

Brockwell Park supporters outraged at event plans

Friends of Brockwell Park (FoBP) today (27 November) expresses outrage at Lambeth council plans to exclude local people from “significant parts” of Brockwell Park...

Don’t get angry, get positive … get picking

Will Goodchild on lockdown litter pickingPictures by Fiona Freund Since going back on furlough in mid-July I have been litter picking in Brockwell Park. I...

Brockwell greenhouses confirm new opening arrangements

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses have confirmed that they will be open to the public again on weekends from from 11am to 4pm. They have been...
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Brixton BMX Club is back on the track

Mike Woof reports on resumption of training – and increased interest – at the Brockwell Park based Brixton BMX Club Brixton BMX Club resumed training...

Photographer captures neighbours’ lockdown longings

What do Brockwell Park, Kew Gardens, Brixton’s Duke of Edinburgh pub, and Guyana have in common? They are some of the places that the neighbours...

Chucklehead cider is available online

Although Lambeth Country show is cancelled for this year, and Brockwell Park is strictly for socially distanced exercise, we can still enjoy at least...

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