Category Archives: Lambeth

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/ Advertisements

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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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Up-date on Carnegie Library (one of the Defend-The-Ten in Lambeth)

Why is Lambeth Council bent on accommodating a commercial gym in the library at enormous cost? http://www.brixtonblog.com/council-leader-lib-peck-urged-to-stand-aside-as-carnegie-trust-leaders-quit/48534

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In the name of regeneration

Is Lambeth going to start listening to communities? Is Corbyn going to put a stop to social cleansing?

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New Lambeth Town Hall cost doubles

http://www.brixtonbuzz.com/2017/10/rising-cost-of-your-nu-town-hall-not-referenced-during-lambeth-council-discussion-on-the-brixton-hill-development/

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Publishing Viability Assessments in Lambeth

The Lambeth Council Cabinet has agreed that developers of a major site not meeting the 40% affordable housing target will be forced to publish their viability assessment. The new rules are included as part of a Supplementary Planning Document (SPD). … Continue reading

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