All posts in Council

  • Public Workshop flyer for improvements to Atlantic Road
    Public consultation on improvements to Atlantic Road
    February 10, 2017, Comments Off on Public consultation on improvements to Atlantic Road

    Lambeth council is seeking views on how to improve the layout of Atlantic Road at two public workshops. The workshops on a potential new street design are being held at 4.00 […]

  • Local author Stella Duffy (centre in blue t-shirt) who recently collected her OBE honour was among the protesting library campaigners
    Carnegie library planning go‑ahead
    February 8, 2017, 4 Comments

    Lambeth council’s planning committee last night backed an application to excavate the basement of the Carnegie library in Herne Hill so that it can be used as a gym run by […]

  • Traffic on Brixton Road
    Extra parking charge for diesel vehicles in council finance plans
    February 6, 2017, Comments Off on Extra parking charge for diesel vehicles in council finance plans

    Extra parking charges for drivers of diesel vehicles, closure of the Popes Road toilets and the loss of half term playgroups are among a long list of measures that Lambeth council’s […]

  • Ruskin Readers Tutor Rae Stoltenkamp (right) with Tracey Cameron
    Ruskin Readers’ search for new home
    February 5, 2017, Comments Off on Ruskin Readers’ search for new home

    Stephen Blanchard traces Ruskin Readers’ search for a new home Adults with literacy issues can be a hidden minority in Lambeth. People may struggle to get by at work and […]

  • Image showing refurbished arch and shop fronts on Atlantic Road
    Now council consults on ‘improved’ Atlantic Road
    February 2, 2017, Comments Off on Now council consults on ‘improved’ Atlantic Road

    As the blight caused by Network Rail’s closure of most of its properties on Atlantic Road continues, Lambeth council is looking at changes to “improve the layout” of the road. It […]

  • Air Pollution above Lambeth
    Brixton’s Criminal Air
    January 31, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton’s Criminal Air

    Simon Still calls for bold action from politicians as Brixton leads the UK in pollution caused by cars and commercial vehicles Brixton was in the news at the start of […]

  • Brixton arches blight: Traders demand action
    January 27, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton arches blight: Traders demand action

    Traders on Brixton Station Road have banded together to demand action from Lambeth council on the blight afflicting the road as a result of the closure of arches owned by […]