All posts in Council

  • Uniao de Mocidade samba
    Mixed reviews for the new country show
    22 July, 2018, Comments Off on Mixed reviews for the new country show

    The new-look Lambeth Country Show opened uneventfully in Brockwell Park yesterday, but there were concerns about the way security is being implemented. An old favourites like the Lambeth Horticultural Society’s […]

  • Lambeth Town Hall lit up in blue for NHS 70 celebrations
    Lambeth joins NHS 70th celebrations
    6 July, 2018, Comments Off on Lambeth joins NHS 70th celebrations

    Lambeth town hall in the centre of Brixton was lit up in blue last night as it joined the celebrations around the 70th anniversary of the National Health Service. More than […]

  • Brockwell Park
    ‘Inappropriate’ Brockwell Park events criticised
    5 July, 2018, Comments Off on ‘Inappropriate’ Brockwell Park events criticised

    The Open Spaces Society, that campaigns to protect people’s right to enjoy parks, paths and other open spaces, has accused local authorities, including Lambeth, of using parks for “inappropriate commercial […]

  • The Knights of the Damned
    Brockwell Friends call for country show to be postponed
    25 June, 2018, Comments Off on Brockwell Friends call for country show to be postponed

    Friends of Brockwell Park (FoBP) has called for the Lambeth Country Show to be postponed until autumn to “allow the community to have input” to the decision to fence the […]

  • Afternoon tea celebration launches Brixton’s Windrush weekend
    22 June, 2018, Comments Off on Afternoon tea celebration launches Brixton’s Windrush weekend

    Lambeth Council gave thanks to its Windrush generation with a celebratory afternoon tea party today Friday 22 June at the Town Hall Assembly Rooms with news crews from Al Jazeera and […]

  • Steel Band marches south London
    Brixton events central to Windrush commemoration
    20 June, 2018, Comments Off on Brixton events central to Windrush commemoration

      Brixton will be at the centre of events to mark the 70th anniversary of the arrival in London of the Empire Windrush and its passengers from the Caribbean. There […]

  • Tulse Hill makers pacer
    New work space for Tulse Hill
    16 June, 2018, Comments Off on New work space for Tulse Hill

    Tulse Hill estate has got a makeover with its former council housing office transformed into GLOWS (Greenleaf Open Work Space), an affordable co-working space where local people can develop and […]

  • 11pm. Mass singalong outside Brixton Tube station – yards from people's homes
    Council ‘faffing’ over noise threat to health say Brixton residents
    13 June, 2018, Comments Off on Council ‘faffing’ over noise threat to health say Brixton residents

      Residents of Tunstall Road, whose pedestrianised eastern end is home to Brixton’s David Bowie mural, have renewed their calls for Lambeth council to act on night-time street noise and […]

  • Carnegie Library ‘on the national agenda’
    13 June, 2018, Comments Off on Carnegie Library ‘on the national agenda’

    A committee of MPs has replied to a report of the way that Lambeth council is handling the future of the Carnegie library in Herne Hill. The parliamentary select committee […]