Tag: new cross fire

Uprising: Essential viewing that begins tonight

No one who loves or lives in Brixton should miss Uprising, the three-part documentary series by Oscar-winner Sir Steve McQueen, which begins at 9pm tonight...

Sir Steve McQueen fulfils ambition to direct BBC series on Brixton...

A new series on the Brixton Uprising and the events leading up to it is coming to the BBC this year, directed by Oscar-winner...

New Cross Fire anniversary march organisers call for big turnout

To mark the 40th anniversary of the New Cross Fire and the Black People’s Day of Action which followed it, a commemoration march is...

Fear of a Black Man – by Alex Wheatle

Brixton Blog is grateful to The Bard of Brixton, Alex Wheatle, for allowing us the opportunity to publish this powerful essay that has a...