All posts by Anna McKie

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30 April, 2018, 1 Comment

As Lambeth prepares for council elections on 3 May that will see three councillors elected for each of the borough’s 21 wards, 63 in total Anna McKie takes a look […]

Lib Peck

Brixton election 2018 Labour Party

30 April, 2018, 2 Comments

Labour’s strength is its strong track record leading the council, says council leader Lib Peck. That, combined with “a costed and comprehensive ma ...

Tim Briggs

Brixton election 2018 Conservative Party

30 April, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton election 2018 Conservative Party

Lambeth’s Conservatives are looking to their currently Tory-led neighbouring borough Wandsworth for inspiration and support. “We want to make Lamb ...

Scott Ainslie

Brixton election 2018 Green Party

30 April, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton election 2018 Green Party

The Green Party has a fairly strong support in many wards in Lambeth, narrowly missing out on a second councillor at the 2014 elections. Jonathan Bart ...

  • Ashley Lumsden
    Brixton election 2018 Liberal Democrats
    30 April, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton election 2018 Liberal Democrats

    The Liberal Democrats will be looking to reverse their disastrous result at the last council election, where they lost all of their 15 seats. Ashley Lumsden stood down as leader of […]

  • Rachel Heywood
    Brixton election 2018 Independents
    30 April, 2018, 1 Comment

    A number of candidates are standing as independents, including Rachel Heywood who was a Labour councillor for 12 years, but is running as an independent in Coldharbour ward in this […]

  • Council leader Lib Peck attended the Miranda Brawn lecture
    Council sets out its plans to tackle inequality in borough
    1 November, 2017, Comments Off on Council sets out its plans to tackle inequality in borough

    Lambeth council has set out how it will start to implement proposals from s report on tackling inequality in the borough. It is the 44th most deprived out of 326 […]

  • The Library of Things team outside the container
    Borrowing business booming and creating new friends
    5 July, 2017, Comments Off on Borrowing business booming and creating new friends

    The Library of Things, a social enterprise based in West Norwood which allows people to borrow useful items cheaply, says the service is more popular than ever as it celebrates […]

  • Get your cycle, run or swim for charity
    22 June, 2017, Comments Off on Get your cycle, run or swim for charity

    South London charity the Royal Trinity Hospice is looking for supporters to run, cycle or swim to raise funds for the organisation in September. Places are available for the London to […]