Tate South Library
November 25, 2015, No comments

Lambeth library campaigners today accused the council of mounting another “fake” consultation and called on respondents to mount a “write in” campaign to thwart it. Edith Holtham, chair of the […]

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Cressingham decision ‘unlawful’ judge rules

November 24, 2015, No comments

Eva Bokrosova, the Cressingham Gardens resident who today scored a stunning High Court victory over Lambeth council, has accused the council of being ...

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Council challenges Boris on bus pollution

November 21, 2015, 3 Comments

Lambeth council’s cabinet member for environment and sustainability Jennifer Brathwaite has challenged London mayor Boris Johnson over promises ...

Cressingham residents protest

Inside the Cressingham Gardens hearing

November 21, 2015, No comments

The campaign to save Cressingham Gardens, the low-rise estate overlooking Brockwell Park that is threatened with demolition and redevelopment by Lambe ...

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    Fury over Lambeth libraries vote
    November 19, 2015, 1 Comment

    By Alan Slingsby and Mark Wadie Library campaigners launched a bitter attack on Lambeth Labour councillors yesterday as a full meeting of the council backed plans to turn some libraries [...]

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    Loughborough Junction closures end Wednesday
    November 19, 2015, 5 Comments

    Loughborough Junction road closures are to be dropped, Lambeth council announced today. But it repeated its belief that change was needed and in its “ultimate vision” for the area. Cllr [...]

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    Council leader challenges Cameron over cuts advice
    November 16, 2015, No comments

    Lambeth council leader Lib Peck has written to prime minister David Cameron demanding the same treatment for Lambeth’s Labour-controlled administration that he offered his local Conservative-controlled council. Cameron offered Ian [...]

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    Library plan opponents to demonstrate
    November 5, 2015, No comments

    Lambeth Unison, the trade union that represents many of the workers threatened by the council’s proposals for libraries, has urged councillors to join a demonstration this Saturday against the plans . Branch [...]