Tag: Brockwell Park

Brockwell Park school sports veto was ‘wrong advice’

Brixton schools that tried to book Brockwell Park for sports days were told by Lambeth council’s leisure provider GLL that it had been advised...

LIDO HOSTS FIRST SPRING RELAY EVENT

Swimming club teams from across London met for the first Brockwell Spring relays. Seven teams totalling about 100 swimmers included the home side and Spencer...

Overcrowding sees headliner’s set delayed and shortened at Field Day 

Tevye Markson found overcrowding, good beer and vegan options at Field Day Four Tet’s headline performance at Field Day on Saturday was delayed for 50...

Pop-up 60-bike Santander cycle station for Brockwell Park

Transport for London will install a pop-up Santander cycle docking station in Brockwell Park this weekend (12-13 May). About 60 bikes will be near the...

Brixton BMX racers out in force to excel on home track

Almost 40 Brixton riders took part when Brixton BMX Club’s Brockwell Park track attracted a strong attendance for Round 2 of the 250 London...

Brockwell Lido free for all

(sponsored Blogpost) For those who only know the Brockwell Lido as a place for a summer dip, you are invited to get to know...

Brockwell Friends ‘incensed’ by Lovebox leaflet

Friends of Brockwell Park (FOBP) is “incensed” over a leaflet distributed to people living near the park by the organisers of the planned Lovebox...

Council’s Brockwell Park partner says giant events must be reconsidered

Brockwell Park Community Partners (BPCP), which recently agreed with Lambeth council to take part in a “partnership board” to oversee the running of the...

Down by the waterside: Lido Cafe review

Carina Murphy doesn’t go for a swim The lovingly restored 1930s art deco Lido Café on the edge of Brockwell Park will be familiar to...

‘Gigantic intrusion’ into beloved Brockwell Park

Friends of Brockwell Park (FoBP), the charity that has protected the interests of the park for more than 30 years, says today (11 December)...

Residents warn on Brockwell park ‘festival’ plans

  People living near Brockwell Park have launched a campaign to stop its use for large-scale events that would exclude the local community from the...

New Cressingham protest as estate features in film

Residents of Cressingham Gardens – who are planning a new protest over Lambeth council’s decision to demolish their homes next to Brockwell Park –...

Brockwell Park board ‘a small step forward’

Ann Kingsbury, chair of Brockwell Park Community Partners, has given a guarded welcome to a Lambeth council plan to trial for two years a...

London Series BMX race at Brixton’s Brockwell Park track

The BMX race track at Brockwell Park was host to Round 5 of the 250 London Series BMX on Sunday 3 September. Mike Woof,...

Calling women of Brixton – stronger, braver, muddier!

(sponsored Blogpost) Brixton Race for Life Pretty Muddy is BACK! Cancer Research UK is calling on the women of Brixton to get down and dirty in...

Brixton’s BMX track hosts club race

Brixton BMX Club’s track in Brockwell Park attracted 27 riders from across London to the second of the Summer Club Race Series. Riders from Brixton...