Tag Archives: Brixton

Restoring the Brixton Windmill Mural – The Progress So Far! (Part 1)

March 2012 and news just in; we have got the funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund to go ahead and restore the Brixton Windmill Mural! To fill the readers in on a bit of the background, sometime in 2011, Vinnie … Continue reading

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Review of the Year!!! 2011

Ho Ho Ho, Christmas is over and 2012 is already making its presence felt as we hope for new beginnings and fresh starts. So it’s a time for reflection over the last year. How has the London Mural Preservation Society … Continue reading

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Brixton Murals Walk – Round 5 ! Ding Ding!

The Brixton Mural Walk first ran in 2008 as a local history walk for Brixton website, Urban75.  Now in its fifth outing, around 20 people came along to look at the murals of Brixton bringing a grand total of approx … Continue reading

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It’s oh so quiet…..

Yes, I’m sure some of you have been wondering where the blogs posts are and what have we been doing and “donde esta” mural of the month and, well, what’s happening? Rest your fears, we have been busy communicating, photographing, … Continue reading

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Mural of the Month! Nuclear Dawn!

yes, how could we possibly consider anything else to write about when we know a mural that has just turned 30! Nuclear Dawn mural on Coldharbour Lane in Central Brixton, was opened on 21st February 1981 and last Sunday, we … Continue reading

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A Birthday, Some Photos and the Story of a Radio Show!

It’s been a busy 6 weeks. A little step away from Christmas and straight into the chase that is the London Mural Preservation Society. The first thing we have been working on is  organising our February event – the celebration … Continue reading

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We’ve come a long way! Review of 2010

Who’d have thought at the beginning of the year that I would end 2010 knee deep in murals. What started off as a concern about lack of information about pieces and the decaying states of London’s murals, was encouraged to … Continue reading

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One step at a time!

When a subject is investigated, it can be hard to make sure that all bases are covered and research is correct. It gets harder when no one else has done it for you and so you can end up sieving … Continue reading

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