Council propose September dates for Lambeth Country Show

By Tim Dickens, editor The Lambeth Country Show will finally go ahead in Brockwell Park on 15 and 16 September, under plans revealed yesterday. The date,...

Wheelchair basketball club launched at Brixton Rec

Dozens of youngsters rolled up for the launch of a new wheelchair basketball club at Brixton Recreation Centre (Rec), Station Road. The free club, every...

Brixton butcher fined over ‘mutton dressed as goat’ scam

A Brixton butcher who conned his customers by selling them cheap mutton instead of valuable goat meat has received a roasting in court. Jameel Ahmed...

Costa: The future of coffee shops?

Costa thinks it will bring the 'future of coffee shops' to Brixton. What do you think? Comments below...

New lease of life for Tulse Hill community centre

A neighbourhood police team that helped bring a derelict Tulse Hill community centre in back into action hope the new base will help forge...
Cllr Lib Peck

Lambeth raise council rents by 7.2%

Council tenants will pay an extra 7.21 per cent, or £6.58 per week for a two bed flat, after Lambeth cabinet approved the rent...

Lambeth take away Freedom Pass from mental health patients

By Tim Dickens, Editor, at Lambeth Town Hall More than 500 people with mental health issues in Lambeth could lose free travel on public transport under new...

WHAT’S ON: Half term in Brixton

This week is half term for school kids and with this in mind, we asked Sarah Vaci, marvellous mum behind the Little Lambeth blog, to tell...
Lambeth Country Show

CAMPAIGN: Lambeth council in Country Show u-turn

In the latest sign that the council is about reinstate the popular Lambeth Country Show this year, leader Steve Reed said the "final decision"...

Council intervenes in Brixton covered markets row

The leader of Lambeth council is to meet with the landlords of Market Row and Granville Arcade (Brixton Village) after businesses were asked to...

‘£300-£400m’ refurb for Lambeth council housing stock

Lambeth Living could be about to spend £300-400million pounds improving council homes. Last night area housing manager Chris Adamson said a consultation process was going...

Elderly man found dead in Brixton flat

The body of a man found dead in his Brixton home this morning could have been lying there for "months". Tenants representative Rosemary Nja Egbe...

Stop and search to get “radical” review says chief

By Tim Dickens, Editor The Metropolitan Police's stop and search chief came to Stockwell last night to unveil a "fundamental and radical" review of the...
Lambeth Country Show

CAMPAIGN: Lambeth Country Show 2012 may go ahead

By Tim Dickens and Zoe Jewell, Editors The Lambeth Country Show came a step towards being saved tonight after a senior councillor called for it...
Helen Steer and Pete Boyce, from City Farmers at Lambeth Country Show

NEWS: Brixton Beer – coming to a pub near you

A new scheme that aims to grow hops, brew beer, and drink the outcome has just been launched in Lambeth. Brixton Beer is the brainchild...

Brixton Low Carbon Zone family film day

Brixton youngsters will find out all about recycling at a library film screening. The family event, organised by Brixton Low Carbon Zone, will take place...