Tag: Carnegie community trust

Probe council’s financial affairs, former Labour councillors urge government

Two former Lambeth Labour councillors have called on central government to appoint commissioners to investigate the council’s “failure to conduct its financial affairs in...

Carnegie Library ‘on the national agenda’

A committee of MPs has replied to a report of the way that Lambeth council is handling the future of the Carnegie library in...

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. Protesters from the Defend...

Carnegie library trust tells council gym deal must change

The trust negotiating with Lambeth council to take over the assets of the Carnegie library in Herne Hill has said that there must be...

Carnegie library candlelight protest

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...

Carnegie trust accuses council of ‘political expediency’

Lambeth council’s preferred “community partner” to take over Herne Hill’s Carnegie library has accused the council of “political expediency” in a bid to get...

Successful Carnegie library bidder still opposes gym

The organisation selected by Lambeth council to take community ownership of the Carnegie library in Herne Hill says that alterations being made to it...

Carnegie library planning go‑ahead

Lambeth council’s planning committee last night backed an application to excavate the basement of the Carnegie library in Herne Hill so that it can...

GLL submits plans for Carnegie gym

Lambeth council’s leisure provider GLL has submitted its plans for a gym in the basement of the Carnegie library in Herne Hill and the...

Carnegie trust won’t back council library planning application

The Carnegie Community Trust (CCT), one of two organisations bidding to take over the Carnegie library in Herne Hill, has said it cannot support...

Pop up library in the park challenges council’s plans

Local residents kept up their fight to keep the Carnegie library in Herne Hill open as a stand-alone library by mounting a “pop-up” open...