Lambeth Peoples Audit: the real story of our libraries

The People’s Audit team of volunteers in Lambeth have been working for many months to piece together what has really been going on at Lambeth Council and the background to its unpopular decisions. Read the recently released people’s audit chapter on libraries here: Download Lambeth peoples Audit libraries chapter Laura Swaffield from Friends of Lambeth […]

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Cllr Scott Ainslie speaks to the Full Council budget meeting – demanding scrutiny and cuts to wasteful expenditure before vital services.

In his official response [to the council budget] Councillor Ainslie questioned the budget’s compatibility with the stated aims of the council’s Borough Plan to reduce inequality, achieve sustainable growth and create strong, sustainable neighbourhoods. Local people, he said, are being priced out of their homes and businesses, while local estates are being starved of repairs “to prop up a risky […]

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4pm, 1 December Herne Hill United Church Hall – Public meeting


Public meeting following the Carnegie Friends Christmas Fair to discuss action on the planning application currently filed with Lambeth.  The changes proposed in this application will cause drastic, irreversible changes to the Carnegie building.   There are many technicalities that need to be understood to object effectively. Come to the meeting to find out more. The […]

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