Category Archives: Lambeth

Lambeth Council debate on estate demolition ballots

After Mayor Sadiq has come out in favour of balloting residents re demolition of their housing estates … http://www.onlondon.co.uk/sadiq-khans-u-turn-on-estate-demolition-ballots-draws-scorn-as-well-as-applause/ … Lambeth Council is debating the possibility of allowing ballots I three condemned Lambeth housing estates http://www.brixtonbuzz.com/2018/07/lambeth-council-to-debate-estate-demolition-ballots-as-residents-demand-a-say-in-the-future-of-their-homes/   Advertisements

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Peoples’ audit – asking questions

Not much luck getting any answers from Lambeth. https://newsfromcrystalpalace.wordpress.com/2017/07/13/lambeth-peoples-audit-101-questions-for-lambeth-councils-cabinet-part-one/  

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Plane Hell

Petition:  “Minister for Aviation: PLANE HELL: TOO EARLY, TOO LATE, TOO NOISY, TOO LOW… TOO MANY!” Ther goal is to reach 1,000 signatures – more support needed . You can read more and sign the petition here: http://chn.ge/2EiEv6r

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Lambeth plans destruction of five council estates –  

including Knight’s Walk in Kennington  (part of Cotton Gardens Estate). https://insidecroydon.com/2018/01/25/lambeth-is-showing-the-way-with-destruction-of-five-estates/ http://www.brixtonbuzz.com/2015/03/knights-walk-residents-launch-petition-as-they-fight-lambeths-plans-to-flatten-their-estate/ Is it only a matter of time before will they be coming for Vauxall Gardens Estate, Kennington Park Estate and Ashmole Estate etc.?

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Dispossession – the great labour-party-swindle

Architects for Social Housing questioning Labours commitment to end forced estate ‘regeneration’. https://architectsforsocialhousing.wordpress.com/2017/12/14/dispossession-the-great-labour-party-swindle-2/

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There’s ‘hoping’ that Labour Councils will stop ‘social cleansing’

We just have to hope that Jeremy is in power by the time Lambeth get around to ‘regenerating’ council estates in Vauxhall, some on prime sites adjacent to the VNEB Opportunity Area, aka Nine Elms on the Southbank, the river and … Continue reading

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Save us from private development vehicles

Just hope that we don’t end up with one in Lambeth, although could it get any worse than it is already? https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/jan/19/lives-torn-apart-assets-labour-privatisation-north-london-haringey  

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