Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Lambeth Heritage Festival

Posted on: 20th July, 2014 in Brixton Stories, Events, News

The Lambeth Heritage Festival 2014 will take place across the borough throughout September. There are many events taking place in Brixton including ones organised by the Brixton Society, the London Mural Preservation Society and – opening in just a few…

Civic Memorial Service for Mark Bennett

Posted on: 16th March, 2014 in Events, News

A civic memorial service will take place on Friday 21 March 2014 at 11am to 12.30pm for the late Mayor, Councillor Mark Bennett, at St Leonard’s Church, corner of Streatham High Road and Tooting Bec Gardens, Streatham, London, SW16 1HS….

Brixton Give & Take Market – 29 March

Posted on: 14th March, 2014 in Events, News

Brixton Market Traders Federation in partnership with recycling and waste management company Veolia Environmental Services is putting on its 4th Give & Take Market on Brixton Station Road on Saturday 29th March 2014. To date the event has re-homed over…

Post Office to host customer forum on proposed closure of Stockwell Post Office and the merger into Ferndale Post Office on 28th February from 16.30 to 20.30

Posted on: 14th February, 2014 in Events, News

The Post Office has announced that it will host a customer forum on the proposed closure of Stockwell Post Office and its merger into Ferndale Road Post Office. The forum will take place at the Stockwell Community Resource Centre, Main…

Policing Meeting in Lambeth

Posted on: 1st February, 2014 in Events, News

The Mayor of London’s Office for Policing and Crime has announced a series of public meetings across the capital.  The one in Lambeth will be held on Tuesday, 11th February starting at 6:30pm. More information here:

Christmas stall in Brixton Market 14 December

Posted on: 11th December, 2013 in Events, News

The Brixton Society are taking a stall this Saturday selling Christmas Cards, postcards, posters and books. Find us from 10 to 5 in Brixton Station Road and buy your friends some local history news and views, or membership of the…

Lambeth Heritage Festival, September 2013

Posted on: 2nd September, 2013 in Events, News

A month-long festival organised jointly by Lambeth Archives and the Lambeth Local History Forum. Talks and walks throughout the Borough. This first ever heritage festival offers a broad and fascinating insight into the history of Lambeth. Full details from

Lambeth Country Show 20/21 July

Posted on: 14th July, 2013 in Events, News

The Society will have a stall at the Lambeth Country Show on both days – 20 and 21 July. Do come and visit us, see our full range of publications and renew your membership. Our site is ZW19, in the…


Posted on: 9th June, 2013 in Events, News

The Brixton Society has a stall on Windrush Square as part of Open Garden Squares weekend. Come and see us from 10 – 5 Saturday and 11 to 5 Sunday. Guided walks around the Square at 1 and 3.30pm. Also…

The Great Brixton Bake Off II – 27 April

Posted on: 15th April, 2013 in Events, News

Brixton Market traders are once again hosting a showcase of the best that local bakers have to offer. On Brixton Station Road from 10 to 5pm. Competition will have 6 categories and be judged by a panel of local business…