Teenager, 19, jailed for life after stabbing motorcyclist during Brixton music video shoot

A teenager who stabbed a motorcyclist to death during the making of a music video has been sentenced to life in prison. Brandon McNeil was told he will serve a minimum of... Read more »

Brixton market traders who have been operating for decades ‘could go under in weeks’ as cost of living hits footfall

In the early 20th century, Brixton’s famous Electric Avenue looked very little like it does today. Huge glazed canopies protected the market traders and shoppers, lit by electric lights for the first... Read more »

Brockwell Park shooting live: Updates as man, 34, rushed to hospital after second Brixton gun attack in 2 days

A man, 34, has been rushed to hospital after a shooting in Brockwell Park this morning. (14 May). Police confirmed he sustained shot gun wounds but that that he was in a... Read more »

Brixton shooting: Teen shot and witnesses ‘shaking and crying’ as ‘blasts heard’

There were reports of gunfire near Lambeth Town Hall, Brixton Hill in South London shortly after 7pm this evening with reports of a teen being shot and a man seen with a... Read more »

London bus strike: Bus drivers across Croydon, Brixton, Norwood and Thornton Heath to strike for three days across 30 routes

A total of 30 bus routes will be out of action again this May as another strike is planned due to an ongoing pay dispute. Around 1,000 drivers at Croydon, Brixton, Norwood... Read more »

Brixton bus drivers vote to strike at Arriva London South: “We are not okay with 3 percent”

Bus drivers at London’s Brixton garage will strike next month against a below-inflation 3 percent pay offer by Arriva bus company. Brixton will join Arriva London South (ALS) garages Croydon, Thornton Heath... Read more »

Rommel McKoy: 16-year-old boy dies after stabbing in Brixton

A 16-year-old boy has died two weeks after being stabbed in Brixton. Rommel McKoy was found with stab injuries in Hicken Road after police were called to the scene just after 7.30pm... Read more »

Brixton stabbing live: Updates after boy, 16, fighting for life after attack

A teenage boy is fighting for his life after a stabbing in Brixton. Police rushed to St Matthew’s Road at around 7.30pm yesterday (Monday, April 4). At the scene, officers and paramedics... Read more »

Brixton bus garage strike re-ballot as Unite kicks Arriva South London pay dispute into the long grass

Bus drivers at Brixton garage are being re-balloted for strike action over a miserly 3 percent pay offer from Arriva South London, with voting due to close April 25. The pay deal... Read more »

Slowthai performs on top of a “hellish” house for Brixton performance

Stage designer Lewis James invited the audience to have a peek inside British rapper Slowthai’s subconscious by creating a home that represents his mind for the set design of his recent gig... Read more »