Nora Serrieh of St Gabriel's College at refugee welcome
September 27, 2016, No comments

Four Syrian refugee families were formally welcomed to Lambeth last night at a celebration in St Gabriel’s College in Myatt’s Fields. Representatives of Christian, Muslim, Jewish and secular groups joined Lambeth […]

Windrush Square looking toward the town hall

Windrush Square clean-up seeks volunteers

September 22, 2016, 3 Comments

Local community groups are asking volunteers to donate two hours of litter picking, weeding, watering and bulb planting in Windrush Square on Friday ...

Jonathan Bartley, South Londoner and Green Party co-leader at the protest

Brixton Calling: Talking to Ray Murphy of Budget Carpets in the Arches

September 20, 2016, No comments

The Blog’s Delores William went along to the famous Brixton Arches yesterday (19 September) at precisely 1.30. The reason? That was the deadline ...


CCTV to monitor Brixton deliveries

September 17, 2016, No comments

Lambeth council is to use closed circuit television to monitor traffic on Brixton’s Atlantic Road, Electric Avenue and Pope’s Road in a study of ...

  • Library protester
    Library campaigners target Rec
    September 16, 2016, No comments

    Campaigners against Lambeth council’s plans for its libraries will be keeping up their campaign tomorrow (17 September) with a protest at Brixton Rec. The theme will be giants. This year’s […]

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    Join Pop Brixton steering group
    September 15, 2016, No comments

      Pop Brixton is calling for applications from the local community to join its steering group. Steering group members attend regular meetings and have the opportunity to shape the future […]

  • Edmundsbury Court
    Lambeth Community Pride Awards
    September 11, 2016, No comments

    Jacqueline Gomes-Neves from Loughborough Junction, Lambeth’s first female youth mayor, was honoured as Lambeth’s young resident of the year in this year’s Lambeth council Community Pride Awards. She was one […]

  • Club 414 owners Louise Barron and TonyPommell
    414 Club under threat from developers
    September 9, 2016, No comments

    “Now it’s trendy, they want us out.” say Club 414 owners Louise Barren and Tony Pommell. A successful Brixton business, started with a grant from Lambeth council more than 30 […]

  • Squatters on Acre Lane
    Squatters back in Brixton
    September 2, 2016, 3 Comments

    A banner saying that the former Euro car parts depot at 34 Acre Lane has been squatted has appeared outside the building. It lists some of the grievances many hold against Lambeth council, including Cressingham […]