All posts by Alan Slingsby

New mayor Christopher Wellbelove presides at the council meeting's new venue
May 24, 2018, No comments

Mosaic Clubhouse on Effra Road is the official charity for the new mayor of Lambeth, Christopher Wellbelove, who was elected at the council’s annual meeting at the town hall in […]

Elaine Partleton and her florists Flower Lady next to Herne Hill station

Herne Hill’s Flower Lady shop battles to stay put

May 16, 2018, 4 Comments

A long-established and well-loved Railton Road business fears that it faces an enforced move from its current prime position and a big rent increase f ...

LHS flower show

A place to share your obsession for gardening

May 11, 2018, No comments

Alan Slingsby meets the Lambeth Horticultural Society – and the man who organises the Country Show’s carved vegetable competition   Lambeth i ...

RIDEto fonder james Beddows with his Vespa

Brixton start-up wants to help you onto two wheels

May 7, 2018, 1 Comment

Tired of the Tube? Bored by buses? Visualising a Vespa? Then a Brixton-based start-up may be what you need. RIDEto, based at the Eurolink Business Cen ...