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Lambeth Council has written 1962 posts for Lambeth news

Business boost for West Norwood and Tulse Hill

West Norwood and Tulse Hill is set to be an even better place for business after a vote to set up a new Business Improvement District (BID). It brings the number of BIDs across Lambeth to seven. The Station to Station Business Improvement District will provide a range of services to boost local businesses including … Continue reading

Boroughs join forces to cut delivery journeys and improve air quality

Four South London boroughs are set to join forces to cut damaging vehicle emissions from their own delivery contractors. Lambeth, Southwark, Wandsworth and Croydon are signing an agreement to work together to investigate opportunities to order services and goods together and whether to open a communal ‘consolidation centre’. This would allow products from multiple suppliers to … Continue reading

Twelve Lambeth’s parks and open spaces among the very best in Britain

Twelve individual parks and open spaces in Lambeth, including Brockwell Park, Kennington Park and West Norwood Cemetery, which is one of London’s ‘Magnificent Seven’ Victorian-era cemeteries, are among the very best in the UK – and that’s official. They are included in a record-breaking list of 1,686 parks and green spaces to receive a prestigious … Continue reading

Lambeth residents urged to support Government’s Community Sponsorship scheme

Lambeth residents, community groups and businesses will be able to directly sponsor a refugee family in the borough under a national pilot scheme launched today. Lambeth is one of nine local authorities piloting the Full Community Sponsorship programme, and encouraging residents to register their offers of support. The council is already one of the first … Continue reading

Lambeth Council commits to protect office space

Lambeth Council has approved a measure to protect valuable office space from being turned into residential units. Lambeth has a high number of small businesses and is increasingly popular with start-ups and more established companies but the council warns the loss of office space directly undermines the borough’s potential for economic growth and development, including … Continue reading

Lambeth Country Show hailed as huge success

Huge crowds attended the free Lambeth Country Show over the weekend, with the warmer weather proving a real treat for those attending south London’s biggest festival. Organised by Lambeth Council and returning for its 42 year on July 16 and July 17 Lambeth Country Show in Brockwell Park boasted a unique line-up that celebrated the … Continue reading

Lambeth launches Equality Commission to spearhead the crusade against poverty and disadvantage

Lambeth is launching a ground-breaking new campaign to tackle the problems which still hold back people in some of the borough’s most disadvantaged communities. The Council has signed up a panel of distinguished local residents and policy experts to carry out an in-depth investigation of the causes and impact of poverty and inequality across all … Continue reading

Fly-tipper ordered to have vehicle crushed

A fly-tipper who dumped a van load of rubbish in a residential area is to have his vehicle taken away to be crushed. Mohammed Nadeem, who dumped old furniture in Styles Gardens, Loughborough Junction, is the latest in a long line of offenders who have been prosecuted for fly-tipping after Lambeth council enforcement officers have … Continue reading

Lambeth Council plans to protect office space

Lambeth Council is proposing a measure that would protect valuable office space from being turned into residential units. Lambeth has a high number of small businesses and is increasingly popular with start-ups and more established companies but the council warns the loss of office space directly undermines the borough’s potential for economic growth and development, … Continue reading

Lambeth school named Britain’s best

A Lambeth primary school has been named the best in the United Kingdom at a prestigious national awards ceremony. Vauxhall Primary School came top in the Best Primary School category at the Times Education Supplement (TES) awards, after judges singled out its “extremely high expectations and ambitious and inspirational delivery of an exciting curriculum”. The … Continue reading

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