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Brixton Arches: Traders vs Goliath, a Christmas update

@urban75

BY MIKE URBAN – DECEMBER 12, 2016: “Twenty-two months into our campaign to save Brixton Arches, we find ourselves again at the doorstep of Christmas. A time for giving thanks, a time for giving gifts and a time for telling stories of legends. But this year, our Brixton has it’s very own legend to tell. The legend of the Brixton Arches. The story of four traders who continue to risk everything to stand against Network Rail – a modern day Goliath – to protect their businesses and defend their community….”

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Brixton Arches: anti-eviction street art sends out a message to Network Rail

“With most of the businesses now evicted from Brixton’s railway arches, local street artists have sent out a message to Network Rail, decrying their unpopular redevelopment plans. The work by @Morganico and @MariaInPaint conveys powerful images about the impact of Network Rail’s plans, which has resulted in many much-loved businesses booted being out of their premises…”

Brixton Arches: anti-eviction street art sends out a message to Network Rail

BY MIKE URBAN – SEPTEMBER 3, 2016

Brixton Arches: anti-eviction street art sends out a message to Network Rail

 
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