Adam Mars Jones reading at the Brixton BookJam. Photograph by Stuart Taylor
April 22, 2015, 1 Comment

Lambeth’s Culture 2020 proposals see a diminishing pot of money funding a diminishing collection of public cultural resources. If fulfilled the proposals would see two of our libraries closed, with [...]

Local author Leslie-Ann Jones reads from her book on Marc Nolan at Minet Library support meeting

Minet Library users gather to oppose Culture 2020 proposal

April 21, 2015, 3 Comments

Users, supporters and friends of Brixton’s Minet Library on Knatchbull Road gathered last night to oppose Lambeth Council’s proposal to cl ...

Arches Atlantic Road

SAVE OUR SHOPS: campaign demands transparency in council planning process

April 13, 2015, 1 Comment

The Save Brixton Arches campaign has written a letter to Lambeth council demanding it improves the transparency of its planning process. Last mont ...

polling station

General election candidates officially announced

April 10, 2015, No comments

Lambeth council have published the full list of parliamentary candidates for Streatham, Vauxhall and Dulwich and West Norwood in the 2015 General Elec ...

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    EVENT: Citizen Science at Impact Hub Brixton
    April 8, 2015, No comments

    Lambeth residents are invited to join a community science project on April 23 at Impact Hub Brixton. Loop Labs are running a “citizen science” programme in association with Lambeth Council to increase [...]

  • Friends of Minet library protest
    Anger at cultural cutback
    March 31, 2015, 3 Comments

    Friends of Lambeth’s libraries and parks, including those in Brixton, have criticised Lambeth council for its proposals to reduce cultural services. They have branded its Culture 2020 consultation “pointless” and [...]

  • Children working at Brixton library
    Lambeth Culture 2020: do we feel consulted?
    March 19, 2015, 5 Comments

    I am not an experienced attendant of consultation meetings, I’m not going to lie. But I was shocked at the transparency of box-ticking at last night’s Lambeth Council’s  Culture 2020 [...]