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Myatts Field North (MFN) – Lambeth council statement

Lambeth council takes all allegations of breaches of any health, safety and well-being legislation seriously.   We have conducted some swift and immediate enquiries into the published claims by Dr Stuart Hodkinson on behalf of Leeds University. The final report may take some weeks to compile but we are able to provide a ‘snapshot’ of … Continue reading

Brixton Recreation Centre – securing the future

Lambeth council is committing over half a million pounds to upgrading fire, health and safety measures at Brixton Rec following a condition survey of the iconic  leisure and community centre. The survey report, by Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) shows that while the core structure of the Rec, which opened in 1985, is considered to be … Continue reading

Lambeth students discover their A-level results

As young people today discovered their A-level results, Cllr Imogen Walker, Deputy Leader of Lambeth Council (Policy), paid tribute to Lambeth’s students and teachers. She said: “Today’s results are a testament to the hard work of all the talented and vibrant young people who have worked so hard to achieve success. They are a credit … Continue reading

Lambeth gets over 650 troubled families back on track

Hundreds of “troubled families” have had their lives turned around with the help of a new team at Lambeth Council, new figures have revealed. The Aspirational Lambeth Families Team has helped more than 650 families deal with problems including unemployment, truanting, crime and anti-social behaviour, over the last two years. Lambeth’s performance so far is … Continue reading

Residents help in fight against fly-tipping in Lambeth

A woman has been found guilty of fly tipping after a witness reported her to a council enforcement team. Ms Jennifer Grant was spotted dumping bags of rubbish at the corner of Greyhound Lane and Rotherhill Avenue in Streatham in May. An eye-witness provided a statement, which gave Lambeth Council the necessary evidence to prosecute … Continue reading

Top businesses in Lambeth shortlisted for prestigious awards

A prison restaurant, a family-owned cycle shop and a swimming pool café are among the nominees for the 2014 Lambeth Business Awards. More than 30 local businesses are shortlisted for the coveted “Lambeth Best of Business” title across six categories. Cllr Jack Hopkins, Lambeth Cabinet member for Jobs and Growth, said: “The Lambeth Business awards … Continue reading

Clapham businesses vote for BID

Businesses in Clapham have overwhelmingly voted to create a Business Improvement District (BID), it has been announced. Businesses will pay money into the BID, which will invest it to boost Clapham’s economy by promoting the area, reducing business costs and improving the environment. Almost 80% of the votes cast in the ballot held by Lambeth … Continue reading

Lambeth Parks and spaces get Green Flag Awards

London Borough of Lambeth has successfully retained all eleven of its Green Flag Awards for public parks and open spaces, awarded by Keep Britain Tidy. Singled out for an award again this year are Archbishops Park, Brockwell Park, Hillside Gardens Park, Kennington Park, Milkwood Park, Myatt’s Fields Park, Ruskin Park, St. Paul’s Churchyard Clapham, St. … Continue reading

Free 40th anniversary Lambeth Country Show proves huge success

Huge crowds enjoyed the amazing sights and sounds of the 40th Lambeth Country Show under blazing sunshine. An estimated 125,000 people joined the fun on July19 and July 20 at south London’s biggest festival. Cllr Lib Peck, Lambeth council leader, said: “It was a brilliant event, the atmosphere was fantastic and I’m really proud that … Continue reading

Brixton Central – Have Your Say

The redevelopment of central Brixton, along with plans for Somerleyton Road and the New Town Hall, will see hundreds of new affordable homes and jobs alongside new cultural and business opportunities. Across all these projects there’s plenty of scope for local people to shape their own town centre. The Brixton Central ‘masterplan’ area includes the … Continue reading

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