Tag: Lambeth Council

‘Slow torture’ for residents as council starts new Cressingham consultation

Residents campaigning to save the Cressingham Gardens council estate on Tulse Hill from demolition say they are being subjected to “slow torture” by Lambeth...

Kevin Oldfield – dedicated to Brockwell Park

Lambeth council and colleagues are mourning the loss of Kevin Oldfield, a member of the borough’s parks team who worked in Brockwell Park for...

Health and wellbeing bus in Brixton

Lambeth’s health and wellbeing bus was next to the Bowie mural on Tunstall Road in Brixton today (4 October) offering walk-in, no-appointment Pfizer Covid...

New appeal for Ruskin Park pool refurb

The Friends of Ruskin Park have already made substantial progress in their fundraising drive to refurbish the park’s paddling pool. As of today, the charity...

Council to decide on ‘unsuitable’ Shakespeare Road housing development

Lambeth council officers are recommending that councillors accept plans for a 218-flat development at the Brixton end of Shakespeare Road – although there is...

Lambeth has key role in moving planning applications online

Lambeth is one of three local authorities taking part in tests to move planning applications from paper to digital nationally. The Ministry of Housing, Communities...

New Lambeth Covid cases highest since October

Lambeth council today (25 June) appealed again to residents and visitors to the borough to get vaccinated and to take regular Covid-19 tests, saying...

Half Lambeth residents have one jab, one third two as Covid...

Less than a third of Lambeth people have had two doses of an anti-Covid vaccine and only just over half have had one. These levels...

Council extends testing as Covid cases continue to rise

Lambeth council has extended tests that can identify variants of Covid-19 to another part of the borough. West Norwwod joins Brixton, Stockwell and Clapham as...

Blooming Lambeth call for entries

Blooming Lambeth Awards, the annual celebration of local community gardening, growing and food activism, is once again asking for entries. Organised by Incredible Edible Lambeth with financial...

Covid variant testing extended to Brixton

Lambeth council is expanding its Covid PCR testing operations to Brixton and Stockwell as a precautionary measure after a rise in local infection rates. Some...

Extra tests as Lambeth cases rise by 75% in a week

Covid-19 cases in Lambeth rose over the past week, particularly in the Clapham area, and new precautionary measures are in place. Anyone living, working or...

Second hand bike markets for Brixton

Brixton Station Road is due to host three second hand bike markets on coming Sundays. The first will be on 23 May. They are organised...

Tests show ‘no spread’ of Covid variant in Lambeth

Preliminary findings from local “surge” testing for a Covid variant indicate no spread of it locally, Lambeth council said today (28 April). More than 70,000...

Lambeth pushed for a denser development says architect

In a recent video Q&A, an architect for the development of the Lambeth Hospital site said Lambeth Council “pushed” for the plans to be...

50,000 enhanced Covid tests in Lambeth – three days still to...

More than 50,000 people in Lambeth have taken a PCR Covid test over the past 12 days of enhanced testing, and the council is urging...