COUNCIL WARN OVER BOGUS EMPLOYEE - People with learning disabilities targeted Croydon council are warning the public to be aware of a scammer who poses as one of its employees to try and con over £1,000 out of local people with learning disabilities and connected professionals. The scam involves a bogus email sent by a … Continue reading COUNCIL WARN OVER BOGUS EMPLOYEE – People with learning disabilities targeted
HAIRDRESSERS USED AS NIGHT CLUB SHUT BY COUNCIL Croydon council have obtained a three-month closure order that will save local residents from the misery of regular late-night parties that were being held at a South Norwood hair and beauty salon. Council officers found a bank of 17 large speakers were stacked along the rear wall … Continue reading HAIRDRESSERS USED AS NIGHT CLUB SHUT BY COUNCIL
SUMMER LIBRARY AT MINET During August and September, a temporary library service will open alongside the current Lambeth Archives Service at the Minet library building. This will be focused on providing activities for children during the school holidays, with the Summer Reading Scheme and weekly under-5s sessions. There will also be a self-service book lending … Continue reading SUMMER LIBRARY AT MINET / NEW FOOD WASTE BINS FOR LEWISHAM
ORIGINAL WARHOLS ON DISPLAY IN CROYDON NEXT MONTH Original artwork by Andy Warhol is to be displayed at the award-winning RISEgallery this September as part of Warhol Croydon, a month-long celebration of the world-renowned artist’s life. Through a selection of artwork dating from the 1950s up to the 1980s, visitors will get a unique insight … Continue reading ORIGINAL WARHOLS ON DISPLAY IN CROYDON NEXT MONTH
QUIETWAY 7 PUBLIC MEETING TOMORROW "Three cycling groups opposing plan" say Norwood Action Group Following-on from the drop-in meeting organised by Thurlow Park Ward councillors on 14th August, Gipsy Hill ward councillors have a similar event planned for this Thursday (24th August) for the portion of the route Rosendale through to Paxton Green. A … Continue reading QUIETWAY 7 PUBLIC MEETING TOMORROW “Three cycling groups opposing plan” say Norwood Action Group
CARNEGIE LIBRARY TRUSTEES COULD QUIT IF BASEMENT EXCAVATION GOES AHEAD Members of the secretive Carnegie Community Trust which is set to take control of Carnegie library Herne Hill could walk away if work starts on excavating the building's basement to make way for an unwanted and controversial gym. The amazing revelation came at a public … Continue reading CARNEGIE LIBRARY TRUSTEES COULD QUIT IF BASEMENT EXCAVATION GOES AHEAD
RAIL IMPROVEMENTS "NOW GOING IN REVERSE" SAY SYDENHAM SOCIETY - "We simply can’t allow our local train services to deteriorate." Rail improvements are now going in reverse, say Sydenham Society in a damning editorial in the latest edition of their magazine. Train fare rises have been put on hold for the next few years as … Continue reading RAIL IMPROVEMENTS "NOW GOING IN REVERSE" SAY SYDENHAM SOCIETY – "We simply can’t allow our local train services to deteriorate."
CARNEGIE LIBRARY SITUATION DESCENDS INTO FARCE Secret Community Trust say Lambeth gave them £100,000 - but Lambeth say it's £39,000........ The tragi-comedy surrounding the Carnegie library at Herne Hill has descended into utter farce this week with the secret Labour-dominated Carnegie Community Trust saying Lambeth council have given them £100,000. Butr a Freedom of Information request … Continue reading CARNEGIE LIBRARY SITUATION DESCENDS INTO FARCE Secret Community Trust say Lambeth gave them £100,000 – but Lambeth say it’s £39,000……..
LAMBETHWATCH: NOW LAMBETH'S LABOUR CHUMS TURN ON THE COUNCIL! The secret Labour-dominated group of five which has been selected to run the Carnegie library, Herne Hill are now CRITICISING Lambeth council! The group of five, which includes two former Lambeth Labour councillors and the life partner of a former Lambeth Labour council leader, make several … Continue reading LAMBETHWATCH: NOW LAMBETH'S LABOUR CHUMS TURN ON THE COUNCIL!
OPINION - CARNEGIE LIBRARY HERNE HILL: " "After 2022 a rent well below market value is being offered" The latest communique from Carnegie Community Trust beggars belief. This is a group which has been meeting in secret with Lambeth councillors and council officers since 2012 and whose existence was unknown until December 2014. And they still haven't … Continue reading OPINION – CARNEGIE LIBRARY HERNE HILL: “After 2022 a rent well below market value is being offered”