Day: August 4, 2013

VIDEO: ALEX WHEATLE ON THE GENTRIFICATION OF BRIXTON

… Alex mentions the school Dick Shepherd at the start of video and later goes on to say it was a good school. This made me laugh because I went to Lambeth College and met several former pupils who went to that school and I always remember them telling me that they had the time of their lives at “dirty dicks”. ¬†They just remembered having loads of fun, witnessing bad behaviour and not learning very much. The school closed in 1994. Anyway []