• Buses in Brixton
    Council challenges Boris on bus pollution
    November 21, 2015, 4 Comments

    Lambeth council’s cabinet member for environment and sustainability Jennifer Brathwaite has challenged London mayor Boris Johnson over promises of a greener fleet of buses to reduce pollution. She told him [...]

  • 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 Lambeth council, has published two long reports of the judicial [...]

  • Big Talk logo
    16 to 25? Get your voice heard
    November 20, 2015, 2 Comments

    The two men in charge of fighting crime in London will take part in face-to-face questioning and debate in small groups with 16-25-year-olds at a school on Tulse Hill later [...]

  • mugshot of Jim Sullivan of Brixton Cycles
    A close shave to save Brixton Cycles!
    November 20, 2015, No comments

      Threatened bike shop raises stakes in final days of crowdfunding campaign Brixton Cycles fundraising campaign has upped the anti in its bid to raise money for a new home [...]

  • HighvizB
    Focus on road safety this winter
    November 20, 2015, 2 Comments

    AN OPTICIANS in Brixton is helping children to stay safe this winter by making a special donation of high visibility vests. For the rest of November, Specsavers, on Brixton Road, will [...]

  • council-library_bibliosaurus
    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 [...]

  • Artist's impression of Loughborough Junction redestrianised
    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 [...]