Brixton Skating Rink

Opened in 1910, Brixton Skating Rink was situated in Effra Road and was a popular venue until it closed around 1965.

If you’d gone in the 1920s you could have rocked to the dance band that included a William Robert Fuller who could wow you with his  Trumpet, Cornet, Piano, Organ, Violin, One string fiddle, Mandolin and the Swanee Whistle skills!
Brixton Rink programme

One Comment on “Brixton Skating Rink”

  1. I used to go rolling skating from 1955/58. I took lessons for figure skating until my parents couldn’t afford it, with some girls called Anne and Maureen. After that I did a bit of speed skating until boys took over. Had a wonderful time and yes still remember it with great affection.

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