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The TelegraphOne of the liveliest bar clubs in Brixton, and that's saying something. This corner of South London has a wicked atmosphere and a cheerful disregard for normal closing times, and The Telegraph always draws a good crowd for some honestly priced beer and superior music. They've upped the ante on the music policy and got a reputation for nights with a difference, from obscure electronica to burlesque. The Telegraph is also one of Brixton's oldest venues, from its days as an illegal Irish gambling den, through the punk era when it was the spiritual home of punk, this place has always been infused with the spirit of South London fun. It's also a good place to while away the early evening as the drinks are fairly priced and you can skip any door charges incurred later. If you're thinking of checking a night at The Telegraph out, then do it.

 

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Streatham Hill Railway Station
 
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London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Popes Road, Brixton, SW9 | 21 minutes from The Telegraph
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London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
68 Clapham High Street, SW4 | 21 minutes from The Telegraph
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Phonox
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
418 Brixton Road, SW9 | 22 minutes from The Telegraph
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
38a Kellet Road, Brixton, London SW2 | 17 minutes from The Telegraph
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London > Nightlife > Bars
30 Acre Lane, SW2 | 17 minutes from The Telegraph
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The King & Co
London > Nightlife > Pubs
100 Clapham Park Road, Clapham, SW4 | 17 minutes from The Telegraph
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London > Entertainment > Pubs
95 Effra Road, SW2 | 13 minutes from The Telegraph
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London > Entertainment > Live Music
1 Town Hall Parade, Brixton Hill, Brixton, London SW2 | 16 minutes from The Telegraph
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Ritzy Picturehouse
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Brixton Oval, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW2 | 18 minutes from The Telegraph
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Telegraph
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London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Windmill Gardens, Brixton Hill, SW2 | 6 minutes from The Telegraph
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Studio Voltaire
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
1a Nelsons Row, SW4 | 19 minutes from The Telegraph
One of the UK's leading independent arts organisations Studio Voltaire, located just off Clapham High Street, has a track record of ... More
 
 
 
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Block 336
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
336 Brixton Road, SW9 | 27 minutes from The Telegraph
Founded in October 2011, Block 336 is an artist-run project space, studio provider and UK registered charity. Located in Brixton, the gallery has ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near The Telegraph
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Roni's Bagel Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
12 Connaught Street, W2 | 4 minutes from The Telegraph
Owned by Roni Avital, who has been in the bagel business since he set up his first bakery in West Hampstead in 1989, ... More
 
 
 
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MacFarlane's
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
48 Abbeville Road, SW4 | 15 minutes from The Telegraph
Fine cheeses are a speciality at MacFarlane's, a marvellous deli on Abbeville Road which has been serving the discerning local Clapham community for over 12 years. ... More
 
 
 
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Ginger Pig
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
55 Abbeville Road, SW4 | 15 minutes from The Telegraph
Renowned as one of London's top butcher's, the Ginger Pig continues its expansion across London with this Clapham shop. The store on Abbeville Road has two ... More
 
 
 
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London > Restaurants >
256A Brixton Hill, SW2 | 2 minutes from The Telegraph
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London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Her Majesty's Prison Brixton, Jebb Avenue, SW2 | 4 minutes from The Telegraph
A unique dining experience, within the walls of Brixton prison, The Clink Restaurant helps transform the lives of prisoners by giving ... More
 
 
 
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The Crown & Sceptre
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2A Streatham Hill, SW2 | 5 minutes from The Telegraph
Pub ... More
 
 
 
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Near The Telegraph
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London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 16 minutes from The Telegraph
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Le Club Tricolore
London > Education > Cookery Courses
10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 29 minutes from The Telegraph
Get the kids interested in learning can be difficult, especially with regards to a foreign language. However, if they start at a young age what can ... More
 
 
 
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London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 34 minutes from The Telegraph
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The Telegraph gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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London > Leisure >
Lido Park Gardens, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 14 minutes from The Telegraph
This excellent community sports facility was built by the London County Council in 1937. And, after a period of closure, Brockwell Lido re-opened in July 2007. ... More
 
 
 
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dulwich Road, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 15 minutes from The Telegraph
Community greenhouses within Brockwell Park.... More
 
 
 
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London > Leisure > Attractions for Kids
49 Brixton Station Road, SW9 | 24 minutes from The Telegraph
Play sport, watch all the sporting action and kick back with food and drink at Pop Fields, the place to ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London The Telegraph.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2A Streatham Hill, SW2 | 5 minutes from The Telegraph
Pub ... More
 
 
 
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
67-69 Abbeville Road, SW4 | 15 minutes from The Telegraph
Clapham locals flock to this excellent gastropub on the weekends, when it's advisable to book a table. They come for the food and also because the ... More
 
 
 
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
38a Kellet Road, Brixton, London SW2 | 17 minutes from The Telegraph
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London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 2.4 miles from The Telegraph
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London > Business > Venue Hire
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 2.9 miles from The Telegraph
Conference facilities can accomodate up to 1550 people.... More
 
 
 
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London > Business > Venue Hire
Gallery Road, SE21 | 32 minutes from The Telegraph
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