Tag: herne hill

Brockwell Park Greenhouse gets vital boost

An educative Brixton greenhouse scheme has been given a £60,000 boost by a historic City of London charity. Located in the heart of Lambeth’s prized...

Help needed for Herne Hill music festival

The musician behind Herne Hill’s very own music festival has appealed for music-lovers to come forward and help organise this year's event. The Herne Hill...

LAMBeth: Spring lamb in Herne Hill

If Little Bo Peep has lost her sheep then the Blog know exactly where to find them. Amy and friends, four sheep from Kingston City Farm,...

Go ahead for student flats plan at former BP garage in...

Lambeth planning councillors last night approved plans for a 69-bedroom development of student flats, offices and shops on a derelict site between Herne Hill...

Lambeth Country Show confirmed with £400k budget

The Lambeth Country show will definitely go ahead in September with a full budget of £400,ooo, the council has announced. Confirmation of the event, in...

BREAKING NEWS: Brixton man with big hair to cook

A "self-regarding" national newspaper journalist with big hair and a killer collection of flowery shirts is to give followers of his restaurant column the...

Council to decide on student flats plan for Herne Hill

Lambeth council will decide tonight on a development of 69 students rooms, office space and shops in between Herne Hill Road and Milkwood Road,...

Scorchio! Spring sun this weekend in Brixton

Seeing blue sky through the window again this morning the Brixton Blog thought it would be prudent to check the forecast for the weekend...

Jubilation as councillors reject ‘intrusive’ Brockwell Park flats

A four-story modern block of flats that residents feared would "irrevocably" change an unspoilt Victorian corner of Brockwell Park has been rejected by Lambeth...

Friends’ fears over ‘intrusive’ Brockwell Park flats

By Tim Dickens Councillors are expected to approve a modern block of flats in an historic corner of Brockwell Park despite the fears of community...

Herne Hill hit and run teen is stable

The 14-year-old victim of a hit and run accident is stable in hospital following the collision in Herne Hill. The girl was involved in a...

Debate demonstrated passion for Lambeth Country Show

On Saturday the Brixton Blog reported that Lambeth Council had set revised dates for the Lambeth Country Show following public outcry over its last-minute...

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,...

COMMENT: Cllr Florence Nosegbe on Lambeth Country Show 2012

By Florence Nosegbe, Labour council cabinet member for culture, sport and the Olympics The Country Show is one of the most popular events in the...

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...

CAMPAIGN: Herne Hills pubs to lose ‘busiest day of year’

A Herne Hill pub is supporting the Blog's campaign to reinstate the Lambeth Country Show this year. Jo Lloyd-Rogers, manager of The Florence pub, Dulwich...