Tag: coronavirus

Art4Space finds creative ways to connect

Art4Space are delivering three creative programmes during the London lockdown; Art in a Box, Creative videos from home and #MyWishDish. Julie Norburn Art4Space managing...

 Become a hero, become a foster carer

SPONSORED BY LAMBETH COUNCIL During Fostering Fortnight (which runs till 31 May) the council are appealing to the community for new people to come forwards...

Still singing and dancing

Dance teacher Sonia Abdallaoui and singing teacher Precious Wilson say the lockdown won't stop them putting their talent and experience at the disposal of new...

 Could you be a foster carer hero?

SPONSORED BY LAMBETH COUNCIL Fostering during lockdown comes with unique challenges, but despite this, Lambeth heroes such as Alex, are welcoming vulnerable children into their...

Transition Town Brixton’s vision for a better future

Transition Town Brixton's Nick Anim and Susan Sheehan argue in "Our Common Future: From Scarcities to Shared Cities" that the coronavirus lockdown allows us to think...

Brixton Windmill’s sails keep turning

Brixton Windmill and Friends of Windmill Gardens are working hard to continue to deliver a service to the local community and retailers despite the...

Lambeth libraries just keep on giving

Lambeth library staff continue to do a great job keeping us entertained and educated in the online world during the lockdown. For a full...

Pay It Forward and support local businesses

The Mayor of London’s  launch of Pay It Forward, a new initiative to support  local, independent businesses through the challenges of the Covid-19 lockdown...

Keeping the voluntary sector going during lockdown

Richard Davis is a voluntary sector community coordinator with the Integrate Agency and Lambeth resident of 20 years. Here he shares his experience of...

Brixton Village NHS hamper donations

NHS Hampers were put together by Brixton Village management and tenants and delivered to Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill today (Friday 30 April). Brixton Village...

Turning life around –  inside and out

Local resident Charli Hogan Hooker has used the lockdown time at home to think about her future and how she can get creative again....

Keep a lock-down diary

Lambeth Archives is asking residents to keep a diary during the coronavirus lock down crisis. “We are the local history library and record office for...

Views from the Window

Andy   Capturing the moment is precious – especially now when individuals and communities can be hidden from view. This is something local photographer Andy...

Foodbank now offers delivery service for those in need

Norwood & Brixton Foodbank has announced it is partnering with other South London centres to introduce a delivery service. All the foodbanks will be closing...

Lambeth council update: help and support during coronavirus crisis

Lambeth Council has worked with its community partners to rapidly increase support for vulnerable people in the community, and boost community resilience in the...

Music, artists and venues under threat

Since I last wrote about the impact of COVID-19 on Brixton’s music scene the government has at least offered some economic assurances to businesses...

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