Tag: Lambeth Council

Date announced for Pope’s Road tower hearing

London mayor Sadiq Khan has set 10am on Friday 10 June as the date for a hearing on the planning application for a major...

Former Lambeth Mayor appointed as Queen’s local representative

Christopher Wellbelove, former Mayor of Lambeth, has been appointed Deputy Lieutenant for Greater London representing Lambeth. Wellbelove held a seat on Lambeth council for 16...

Labour retain overwhelming hold on Lambeth council

Brixton’s four new electoral wards returned Labour councillors for all of the seats available as the party strengthened its already overwhelming hold on the...

Prince Charles visits Dexters playground on Railton Road

Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, today (4 May) met local young people at the Dexters playground on Railton Road in Brixton. They discussed issues...

Local elections 2022: what you need to know

Lambeth heads to the polls on 5 May, voting for 63 council seats. Anna McKie takes a look at what the main parties in...

Community day will celebrate Cherry Groce

A community event to celebrate harmony and unity will be held in Brixton’s Windrush Square on Sunday April 24 to mark “One Year On...

Lambeth council appoints new chief executive

Lambeth council’s appointments committee has recommended that local residenrt Bayo Dosunmu, currently the council’s deputy chief executive, be appointed as the council’s new chief...

Brixton election rally to demand reform of council

Campaigning for votes in local elections on 5 May, already well under way, will take a different form this month with a public event...

Legal challenge to Lambeth LTNs rejected again

The Court of Appeal today (5 April) rejected an appeal against the High Court’s decision to refuse a judicial review of Lambeth council’s creation...

Cressingham campaigners to seek fourth judicial review

Cressingham Gardens residents are preparing to take Lambeth council to court for a fourth time in their campaign to stop demolition of the housing...

Council creates slave trade links website

Lambeth council has created a website with details of local historic sites with proven links to the trans-Atlantic slave trade. The sites include statues, monuments,...

Windrush Square climate rally

Local climate campaigners plan to rally in Windrush Square tomorrow (17 March) “to remind Lambeth council of the climate emergency they declared in 2019”. Lambeth...

Brixton Performs is Back!

This March see some of the best South London comedy and music talent in venues across Brixton between 22 - 26 March 2022. This...

A year on from Sarah Everard’s murder, organisers of her vigil...

“Today’s judgement is a victory for women,” said the organisers of the planned vigil, who include a Lambeth councillor, after the high court found...

Brixton to benefit from community connection fund

Brixton is among areas set to benefit from a £4m Lambeth council fund to support local groups, projects and good causes. Financed by levies on...

Lambeth council ready to aid Ukraine refugees

Lambeth council has expressed its readiness to aid refugees from Ukraine and urged the government to get its act together on the crisis. In a...