TEDx Brixton Blog

Six ways to nail public speaking

Whether you’re a master of ceremonies or suffer from acute glossophobia, good public speaking skills can take years to develop. Bad preparation, not enough practice, too much waffle or too much information are among the biggest mistakes you can make during a public presentation. We’ve had the opportunity of introducing...
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Your Brixton: Meet Charlotte

Everyone in the team here at TEDxBrixton is super passionate about the area and community. We can all easily name our favourite things about the South London neighbourhood, and why it means so much to us… but of course we’re biased! So we decided to ask some people on the...
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Countdown to TEDx Brixton 2015

Following the success of sold out events in 2013 and 2014, we’re exceptionally excited to announce the third TEDxBrixton conference! Being held in the Brixton Recreation Centre on Saturday 10th October, this year’s theme is all about Kaleidoscopes. If you’re picturing loose coloured jewels interchanging inside a cylinder, you’re not...
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In Brixton, community matters

We’ve just passed the ‘five months to go’ mark and not only has it been a busy few weeks for us, but also for Brixton. Ryan Gosling was at The Ritzy promoting his new movie, prompting us to look at the divergent fates of Detroit and Brixton. There were placards...
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