All posts in Council

Lambeth Town Hall lit up in blue for NHS 70 celebrations
1 November, 2018, No comments

Lambeth council will have to cut another £43m from its spending over the next 4 years as a result of continuing government cuts to local authority budgets. According to Cabinet […]

Brixton at tipping point

31 October, 2018, 2 Comments

Brixton is at a “tipping point” says campaigners against noise and anti-social behaviour in the centre of town. They say that, while it is becomin ...

Local volunteers and council win awards for work resettling refugees

31 October, 2018, No comments

A community initiative working to resettle refugees locally has been recognised as one of the nation’s leading groups of its kind. Herne Hill Welcom ...

Market, railway and retail – key features of the Brixton economy

Council consults on Brixton Street Market Action Plan

5 October, 2018, No comments

Lambeth council has launched on online consultation on its Brixton Street Market Masterplan and Action Plan. The deadline for responses is 19 October. ...

  • Celebrating: (l-r) Helen Hayes, MP for Dulwich & West Norwood; Coldharbour ward councillor Donates Anyanwu; Scarlett O'Hara; and Coldharbour councillor Emma Nye
    Labour win Coldharbour ward by‑election
    14 September, 2018, 1 Comment

    Labour candidate Scarlett O’Hara last night (13 September) held a Coldharbour ward council seat for her party in a Brixton by-election. But Green Party candidate Michael Groce added a significant […]

  • Photo of re-opened adventure playground at Loughborough Junction
    End of summer celebrations at newly re-opened Grove Adventure Playground
    5 September, 2018, Comments Off on End of summer celebrations at newly re-opened Grove Adventure Playground

    Grove Adventure Playground held a fantastic end of summer BBQ at Gordon Grove last Friday (31 August) with many children, parents and members of the community dropping in throughout the […]

  • Black Cultural Archives
    Council plans £250,000 grant for Black Cultural Archives
    6 August, 2018, Comments Off on Council plans £250,000 grant for Black Cultural Archives

    Lambeth council is planning to offer Brixton’s Black Cultural Archives (BCA) a grant of £250,000 to help it to change its business model and operations to generate more income. At […]