LAMBETH IN FRESH HOUSING SCANDALS

Lambeth council have scrapped their tenants and leaseholders councils replacing them with a “Residents Assembly” where LAMBETH decide who represents tenants and leaseholders on new area boards; Similar accusations surround a residents project group being set up on Central Hill estate with potential members apparently being hand-picked by Lambeth - who have banned private tenants … Continue reading LAMBETH IN FRESH HOUSING SCANDALS

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HOUSING SCANDAL TWO : LAMBETH SET UP NEW ‘RESIDENTS PROJECT GROUP’ ON CENTRAL HILL ESTATE (Lambeth picks who sits on it – and ban private tenants)

A 'residents project group' is being set up on Central Hill estate with potential members apparently being hand-picked by Lambeth. In a post on the Save Central Hill Community Facebook website campaigner Pete Elliott, who narrowly missed out on being elected as a Green party councillor in last year's Gipsy Hill ward by-election, says the … Continue reading HOUSING SCANDAL TWO : LAMBETH SET UP NEW ‘RESIDENTS PROJECT GROUP’ ON CENTRAL HILL ESTATE (Lambeth picks who sits on it – and ban private tenants)

HOUSING SCANDAL THREE: “FOI REQUESTS SHOW HOMES FOR LAMBETH PLANS WILL MEAN JUST 16 EXTRA SOCIAL RENT HOMES ON CRESSINGHAM GARDENS” SAY CAMPAIGNERS (But Lambeth say different)

Campaigners say Freedom of Information requests show Homes for Lambeth plans will mean JUST 16 extra social rent homes on Cressingham Gardens estate near Brockwell park (but Lambeth say different). Similar situations will also exist on both the Central Hill and Westbury estates which Lambeth council also want to demolish as part of their Homes … Continue reading HOUSING SCANDAL THREE: “FOI REQUESTS SHOW HOMES FOR LAMBETH PLANS WILL MEAN JUST 16 EXTRA SOCIAL RENT HOMES ON CRESSINGHAM GARDENS” SAY CAMPAIGNERS (But Lambeth say different)

“REPAIR MY HOME” – DEALING WITH COUNCIL REPAIRS FORMS PART OF FILM SHOW / MORE THAN 12,500 PEOPLE SIGN CINEMA MUSEUM PETITION – PUBLIC MEETING NEXT MONDAY / LIBRARY NOW HAS LATE CLOSING ON THURSDAYS / 2018 DATES FOR OVERGROUND FESTIVAL  / FOOD MARKET

"REPAIR MY HOME" - DEALING WITH COUNCIL REPAIRS FORMS PART OF FILM SHOW Two films dealing with losing your home are being shown as part of the Crystal Palace International Film Festival tomorrow (Saturday). 'Uprooted' (2pm and 4pm) and 'Dispossession' (6pm)are being shown at Christ church Highland Road SE19. Dispossession will be foillowed by a … Continue reading “REPAIR MY HOME” – DEALING WITH COUNCIL REPAIRS FORMS PART OF FILM SHOW / MORE THAN 12,500 PEOPLE SIGN CINEMA MUSEUM PETITION – PUBLIC MEETING NEXT MONDAY / LIBRARY NOW HAS LATE CLOSING ON THURSDAYS / 2018 DATES FOR OVERGROUND FESTIVAL  / FOOD MARKET

CORBYN SLAMS REGENERATION – COUNCILS WILL HAVE TO WIN BALLOT OF EXISTING TENANTS TO GET GO-AHEAD

CORBYN SLAMS REGENERATION - COUNCILS WILL HAVE TO WIN BALLOT OF EXISTING TENANTS TO GET GO-AHEAD Lambeth council's hugely controversial plans to demolish six estates across the borough could be scuppered - thanks to Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn. Corbyn told the Labour party conference in Brighton: "Tenants are not being listened to." He said … Continue reading CORBYN SLAMS REGENERATION – COUNCILS WILL HAVE TO WIN BALLOT OF EXISTING TENANTS TO GET GO-AHEAD

LAMBETHWATCH (WE HAVEN'T GONE AWAY. OR GIVEN UP)

LAMBETHWATCH (WE HAVEN'T GONE AWAY. OR GIVEN UP):  LAMBETH COUNCIL'S 'BLUE MOON' MOMENT Lambeth council have shelved plans for the Quietway 7 route despite them getting the go-ahead from Lambeth cabinet member Cllr Jennifer Brathwaite. Cllr Brathwaite, Lambeth's cabinet member for environment and housing,says: "The appendices that were attached to my decision do not provide … Continue reading LAMBETHWATCH (WE HAVEN'T GONE AWAY. OR GIVEN UP)

ANGER OVER LAMBETH EMAIL TO CENTRAL HILL RESIDENTS – issued on day of the Grenfell disaster

 "I did not think even Lambeth council would stoop so low as to - on a day filled with the horror and grief of seeing the Grenfell Tower in Kensington burnt out costing many individuals their lives, and hundreds of families their homes - issue a promotional pamphlet by email to the residents of Central … Continue reading ANGER OVER LAMBETH EMAIL TO CENTRAL HILL RESIDENTS – issued on day of the Grenfell disaster

CENTRAL HILL ESTATE BENEFIT GIG / CRYSTAL PALACE FOOD MARKET

CENTRAL HILL ESTATE BENEFIT GIG Brixton Windmill pub Blenheim Gardens SAT 3RD JUN, 2017 8:00pm A benefit gig is being held for Central Hill estate at the Brixton Windmill pub tomorrow (Saturday) at 8pm. A pub spokesperson says: "After years of neglect by Lambeth council they are now planning to demolish the Central Hill estate … Continue reading CENTRAL HILL ESTATE BENEFIT GIG / CRYSTAL PALACE FOOD MARKET

MAYOR OF LONDON PETITIONED OVER CENTRAL HILL ESTATE DEMOLITION: "LAMBETH SHOULD PROVIDE ENERGY AND CARBON FIGURES"

MAYOR OF LONDON PETITIONED OVER CENTRAL HILL ESTATE DEMOLITION: "LAMBETH SHOULD PROVIDE ENERGY AND CARBON FIGURES" A new petition to the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan calling on Lambeth council to produce energy and carbon assessment figures for the six estates they want to demolish has been launched on the change.org website. The petition - … Continue reading MAYOR OF LONDON PETITIONED OVER CENTRAL HILL ESTATE DEMOLITION: "LAMBETH SHOULD PROVIDE ENERGY AND CARBON FIGURES"

“NO POLITICAL OFFICE STAFF IN LAMBETH” – OR ARE THERE?

"NO POLITICAL OFFICE STAFF IN LAMBETH" - OR ARE THERE? In response to the following Freedom of Information request: Please state number of political office staff currently employed by Lambeth council. Please state what their individual annual salaries before tax currently are. Not requesting any names. Lambeth council have responded: "There are no political office … Continue reading “NO POLITICAL OFFICE STAFF IN LAMBETH” – OR ARE THERE?