Tag: southwyck house

Ritzy launch for Brixton feature film

A Brixton Tale, a film that could define how the world sees Brixton for years to come, goes on general release on 17 September. Its...

Brixton film to premiere at top international festival

A Brixton Tale, a feature film shot around Southwyck House – the Barrier Block – and the Moorlands Estate, will premiere at this year’s Slamdance...

Brixton – dynamic, oppressed and a game

Getting out the PlayStation to survive a locked down Christmas? You could join Richard Haas on a virtual stroll through our town in the...

Have a drink with the Characters of Coldharbour Lane

A Characters of Coldharbour Lane photography exhibition launches today on social media and later this month at Brixton Brewery’s taproom on Brixton Station Road. It...

Cladding removed from Brixton’s Barrier Block

Cladding in stairwells at Brixton’s Barrier Block – Southwyck House – has been removed and the gas supply to Brittany Point in Kennington has been...

Brixton’s green and edible barrier takes root

Residents of Brixton's Southwyck House (aka the Barrier Block) joined the edible bus stop team and volunteers to put the final touches to the...

Incredible Bus Stop break down the barriers at Southwyck House

The edible bus stop are back planting at the Barrier Block (Southwyck House) on Wednesday afternoon 1 – 5pm. Everyone welcome to join in. Founding...

Brixton’s giant twin eggs going down well

The new large sculptures on the corner of Somerleyton Road and Coldharbour Lane on the grassy area outside Southwyck House (the Barrier Block) seem to...

Is there a third way for Brixton development?

As the debate rages over the future of Brixton, Helen Reid examines the background to a redevelopment scheme that hopes to avoid both the...

BRIX & MORTAR: The Barrier Block

Written by Ruth Waters, arts co-editor as part of Brix & Mortar, a celebration of Brixton's landmarks Southwyck House is one of Brixton’s most striking...

Brixton residents set up soup kitchen

Words by Charlotte Latimer and pics by Alistair Hall In another particularly harsh winter two years ago, Solomon Smith was working as a support worker...