Town Hall cuts protest
February 28, 2015, 1 Comment

Lambeth council is to slash £30 million from its spending over the financial year 2015-16. The cutback, agreed at a full council meeting on February 25, is the first part [...]

Angry: shop owners say Lambeth Council is not doing enough to help

Brixton arches traders slam Lambeth council

February 27, 2015, No comments

Traders in Brixton’s railway arches have slammed Lambeth council for failing to support them in their fight against eviction by Network Rail. Last m ...

Proposed design for LED advertising boards in the centre of Brixton

Planning permission refused for huge LED ad boards in Brixton

February 24, 2015, No comments

  Planning permission to erect huge LED ad boards in the centre of Brixton has been refused. Last month a proposal to install ten illuminated adv ...

Arches Atlantic Road

SAVE OUR SHOPS: latest statement from Cllr Jack Hopkins

February 23, 2015, 3 Comments

Lambeth Councillor Jack Hopkins says “considerable progress” has been made in the fight to stop the eviction of businesses from the Brixt ...

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    SAVE OUR SHOPS: Humera Shafiq, S&S Textiles
    February 19, 2015, 1 Comment

    UNDER THE ARCHES: S&S Textiles from Peter Barker on Vimeo. In support of the campaign against Network Rail’s plans to evict local businesses under the railway arches, we’ll be running [...]

  • Families gather outside the Guinness Trust office to protest against their looming evictions
    Residents protest against Guinness Trust evictions
    February 4, 2015, 2 Comments

      Families gathered outside the Guinness Trust office on Monday morning to protest against their eviction from the Brixton estate. The demonstration was organised after the Housing Association, Guinness Trust, handed [...]

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    Celebrate our libraries this Saturday
    February 4, 2015, No comments

    This Saturday (February 7) is National Libraries Day. At a time of proposed cuts and closures for several local libraries, it’s an important moment to highlight their value and importance. [...]