All posts in Council

  • Brockwell Park
    Top green award for Brockwell Park
    July 20, 2017, 2 Comments

    Brockwell Park has been awarded Lambeth’s first-ever Green Heritage award in the annual Keep Britain Tidy Green Flag awards. The awards, which have been running for more than 20 years, […]

  • Santander bike in front of Bowie mural
    200 hire bikes for Brixton
    July 7, 2017, No comments

    Up to 200 Santander Cycles (formerly “Boris/Barclays bikes”) are to be available at seven docking stations in Brixton. Their exact locations will be confirmed later this year. The nearest hire-and-ride bikes to […]

  • Mak Gilchrist, Edible Bus Stop
    Brixton’s green and edible barrier takes root
    June 1, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton’s green and edible barrier takes root

    Residents of Brixton’s Southwyck House (aka the Barrier Block) joined the edible bus stop team and volunteers to put the final touches to the green makeover of the central entrance […]

  • Flash crossings being installed on corner of Atlantic and Coldharbour Lane
    Brixton’s flash crossings on awards shortlist
    May 30, 2017, 1 Comment

    Brixton’s flash crossings are shortlisted in this year’s Design Week awards. Competing in the wayfinding and environmental graphics category, they are up against the Design Museum and Tate Modern. Designers […]

  • Brixton’s Somerleyton redevelopment moves ahead
    May 5, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton’s Somerleyton redevelopment moves ahead

    Redevelopment of Brixton’s Somerleyton Road took two steps forward last month with the appointment of a director to help set up a housing trust and contractors invited to tender to […]

  • Lamppost in Brixton
    Lambeth lamposts to host new borough-wide wifi
    May 5, 2017, Comments Off on Lambeth lamposts to host new borough-wide wifi

    Lambeth council is set to provide a borough-wide wifi service that would include the use of lampposts to house the equipment to provide it. It had planned to test such […]