Category Archives: Street Trees and Plants

‘Weeds’ in Vauxhall Grove, Bonnington Square, Langley Lane

The next community weeding event will be on Saturday 24th June  3-5 pm

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Weeding in VG – meeting with Cllr. Brathwaite

About a month after our initial weeding action (end of April) which was ‘inspected’ and approved by Keith Naish, things got rather confusing again. Lambeth weed sprayers came to do some ‘spot spraying’ and emails were sent (but not necessarily … Continue reading

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Tree damage in Vauxhall Grove

A local resident reported damage done to a tree in VG during the resurfacing works to the Lambeth Transport and Highways department, (see below):

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Weed spraying rearing up its ugly head again in VG

Many residents in VG and BS were dismayed to find that yesterday (Wednesday) a Lambeth  StreetCare worker was apprehended spraying weed killer in VG only weeks after a neighbour had organised a project of weeding in the Grove in which … Continue reading

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Lambeth response to Bonnington Square de-paving petition

BS resident Anna Odrich received this response from Lambeth to the petition she organised around pedestrianising and de-paving Bonnington Square. Although the response is negative, it does seem from the final paragraph that, if extra funds can be found, solutions may … Continue reading

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Humane weed control in Vauxhall Grove

The weekend before last, some residents did some weeding on pavements in Vauxhall Grove, hoping to avert the impending weed spraying by Lambeth Street Care which was scheduled for last week. Several local residents had expressed concerns about the health risks associated … Continue reading

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