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Digging out the basement of the Carnegie library
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April 4, 2018, 2 Comments

  Two former leaders of the organisation chosen by Lambeth council to take over and run the Carnegie library building for the community have reported the council to a committee […]

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Neighbourhood Forum hears from Sleepless in Brixton and Brixton Green

February 28, 2018, Comments Off on Neighbourhood Forum hears from Sleepless in Brixton and Brixton Green

Brixton Neighbourhood Forum held its Annual General Meeting at The Department Store yesterday (27 February). Health issues continue to affect the foru ...

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Carnegie library opens some of its doors again

February 15, 2018, Comments Off on Carnegie library opens some of its doors again

The Carnegie library building in Herne Hill was partially re-opened this afternoon (15 February) as work to excavate its basement continued. Protester ...

Berlin to Brixton Library

December 11, 2017, Comments Off on Berlin to Brixton Library

Local poets Sophie Herxheimer and Stephen Duncan are to perform Berlin Blues – Velkom to Inklandt, at an event organised by Friends of Brixton Libra ...

  • New home for Lambeth borough archives
    October 4, 2017, Comments Off on New home for Lambeth borough archives

    A Lambeth council cabinet report has recommended that the borough archives move from their present home in the Minet library in Myatt’s Fields to Kennington Lane in Vauxhall. A new […]

  • Carnegie library candlelight protest
    August 31, 2017, 2 Comments

    Library campaigners and local residents will stage a candle-lit procession to the closed Carnegie library in Herne Hill tonight (31 August), starting at 8.30pm at St Saviour’s Church, a few […]