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Cressingham Gardens residents protest at a council meeting
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December 21, 2016, 1 Comment

A High Court judge has rejected a challenge to Lambeth council’s plans to demolish and rebuild its Cressingham Gardens estate overlooking Brockwell Park. Residents opposed to the plans said they […]

Reggae reggae go – Levi Roots switches on Brixton’s Christmas tree

December 3, 2016, No comments

Brixton resident musician and entrepreneur Levi Roots joined Lambeth mayor Saleha Jaffer and Brixton Business Improvement District to switch on the Ch ...

Stockwell School brixton arches project

Double trouble for Brixton businesses

November 25, 2016, No comments

Brixton retailers and other traders are facing a double threat from huge business rate increases and the blight on the centre of the shopping district ...

Council leader Peck demands Network Rail meeting over Brixton arches

November 24, 2016, 3 Comments

Lambeth council leader Lib peck has written to Network Rail chairman Peter Hendy asking him to meet her and Brixton businesses to explain why, despite ...

  • The Carnegie garden
    Act quickly, Carnegie library campaigners urge
    November 17, 2016, 2 Comments

    Library campaigners are urging supporters of the Carnegie library in Herne Hill to act quickly to comment on a planning application to convert the Grade II listed building into a “neighbourhood library” and […]

  • Protest against Lambeth council
    High Court reviews ‘profoundly unfair’ Cressingham Gardens plan
    November 15, 2016, Comments Off on High Court reviews ‘profoundly unfair’ Cressingham Gardens plan

    A judicial review of Lambeth council’s plan to demolish the Cressingham Gardens Estate was heard in the High Court in November. Judgement was reserved until a later date. The legal challenge has […]

  • Firefighters in Brixton
    Council says fire risk assessments complete after Tory ‘chaos’ warning
    November 14, 2016, Comments Off on Council says fire risk assessments complete after Tory ‘chaos’ warning

    Lambeth council had said that it has completed an urgent review of fire risk assessments for properties it manages after Conservative opposition leader Tim Briggs, a councillor for Clapham Common, warned […]

  • GLL submits plans for Carnegie gym
    November 4, 2016, 7 Comments

    Lambeth council’s leisure provider GLL has submitted its plans for a gym in the basement of the Carnegie library in Herne Hill and the council has said that two competing […]