Tag: Culture 2020

Campaigning for Carnegie Library on National Libraries Day

Hundreds of local residents descended upon the much-loved Carnegie Library in Herne Hill on Saturday 6th February for National Libraries Day to show their...

No gyms, Jim! say protesters

Lambeth council’s cabinet committee last night voted through its controversial plans to put gyms in libraries amid rowdy scenes as protesters were locked out of...

Lambeth libraries to double up as gyms

In proposals revealed on Friday, Lambeth Council announced its intention to keep Brixton's Minet Library, along with the Carniege Library and Tate South Library, open...

Save Minet Library campaign opens exhibition of children’s postcards

An exhibition of postcards created by children from Christchurch Primary School is on display in the foyer of Minet Library.The show, which opened today,...

Art against council culture cuts at Carnegie Library

Head to the Carnegie Library for 'Pleasure & Beauty', a free exhibition of paintings, book works, prints and sculpture running until 31 May which...

Local artists and cultural leaders respond to Lambeth’s culture cuts

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...

Minet Library users gather to oppose Culture 2020 proposal

Users, supporters and friends of Brixton's Minet Library on Knatchbull Road gathered last night to oppose Lambeth Council's proposal to close the library and...

Anger at cultural cutback

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...

Lambeth Culture 2020: residents protest Minet Library closure at public meeting

On Wednesday night Lambeth Council held a public meeting in Myatt’s Field North Community Centre to discuss proposed changes to cultural services in the...

Meeting to discuss cuts to Lambeth libraries and parks this Wednesday

Lambeth council is holding a "Culture 2020 Conversation" to discuss the future of the borough's parks, libraries and archives on Wednesday, March 18. From 7...

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