Jon Taylor speaking at launch of CAP debt service
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April 28, 2016, No comments

Jon Taylor, manager of the Christians against Poverty (CAP) Debt Centre Brixton, offers some hints and tips to free up some cash. Call 0800 328 0006 free for help. The days […]

Inside the Carnegie library

A sense of belonging in Loughborough Junction

March 20, 2016, 1 Comment

  Claire, a Loughborough Junction resident, explains the human cost of public sector cuts I have a wonderful life but I also suffer mild anxiety ...

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Carnegie Library – the issues

March 14, 2016, 5 Comments

Megan Roberts addresses a letter to councillors and the community about the imminent closure of Carnegie library Dear Editor, I’ve continued to mull ...

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Ode to Carnegie Library

March 8, 2016, 1 Comment

What will Feets and I do if it’s a gym? Megan Roberts on why a library is so much more than a shelf of books We are a few weeks […]

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    Burning calories, burning books
    December 28, 2015, 1 Comment

    Leonie Rousham‘s take on the Lambeth library controversy in words and images Burning calories is all very well, but burning books has horrendous historical precedents. This sums up why Lambeth […]

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    COMMENT: Immigration – let’s hear it for the pioneers
    December 10, 2015, Comments Off on COMMENT: Immigration – let’s hear it for the pioneers

    By Temi Ogunye This week sees the 50th anniversary of the Race Relations Act 1965 which made racial discrimination unlawful in the wake of the overt and casual prejudice experienced by […]

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    Lambeth statement on library plans
    November 5, 2015, 15 Comments

    Jane Edbrooke, the Lambeth council cabinet member responsible for libraries, explains the reasoning behind council policies.   Since 2010 the Government has forced Lambeth council to cut its budget by […]