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Join ‘the big squeeze’ on the bus this May!

Join ‘the big squeeze’ on the bus this May! May Measure Month is a global campaign to screen for high blood pressure. To support this, the Lambeth Together Health and Wellbeing bus will be hosting additional free, drop-in blood pressure checks, with advice from pharmacists and health champions. ...

Lambeth – South London News

Gunman shoots through Sainsbury’s window in Brixton

There have been no arrests at this stage as the Met continue their enquiries.

Lambeth – South London News

‘It wasn’t her time to go’: Father of Johanita Dogbey speaks out as murderer is jailed for life

Outside court, Johanita’s father said "we are the ones with the life sentence now".

Lambeth – South London News

Waiting time targets missed every month since 2015 by two South London Hospital Trusts

Across the country, 22 trusts failed to treat patients within 18 weeks at any time since 2015.

Lambeth – South London News

Landlords set to require £923 license to let flats

Lambeth is the latest of a string of councils in South London to introduce a licensing scheme.

Lambeth – South London News

Man who started petition calling for blue badge holders to be exempt from LTNs invited to Parliament

Mike Spenser started the petition after he received a series PCN fines for mistakenly driving through multiple LTNs.

Lambeth – South London News

American Embassy owes TfL almost £14m in congestion charge payments

In a statement TfL said it was pushing for the matter to be taken up at the International Court of Justice.

Lambeth – South London News

Police appeal for witnesses after 18-year-old stabbed in playground

A 19-year-old man was arrested at the scene and taken into custody.

Lambeth – South London News

‘I’m sick of paying extortionate rents for poor quality flats’: Protesters occupy bank over mortgage policy

Protesters forced the bank to close for the morning by building cardboard houses and sharing speeches.

Lambeth – South London News

‘We have had enough’: Security staff at hospital trust escalate strike action

The 30 security workers will strike from May 23 until June 2.

Lambeth – South London News

Boy, 16, hospitalised after stabbing in West Dulwich

No arrests have been made at this stage as enquiries continue.

Lambeth – South London News

Brixton pastor who lost son in tragic stabbing teams up with author to tackle knife crime

The competition asks young people to write a poem or song to highlight the dangers of carrying knives.

Lambeth – South London News

Twelve firefighting crews mobilised to keep Tooting housing block fire in check

About 35 people were forced to evacuate a block of flats in Tooting this morning after a fire broke out, damaging half a first-floor flat and gutting a second-floor flat and roof.

Lambeth – South London News

Literacy scheme which teaches adults to read celebrates first graduate

There are about 17,000 adults in Lambeth who either cannot read, or read with great difficulty.

Lambeth – South London News

‘Dangerous sexual predator’ jailed for nine years for multiple offences against woman

The offences relate to an incident that took place at Fakoya's address in February 2022.

Lambeth – South London News

New figures reveal 9,632 emergency food parcels delivered to children in Lambeth and Croydon last year

Figures show a 9.5 per cent increase in the number of emergency food parcels distributed compared to last year.

Lambeth – South London News

Green politician backs ‘floating bus stops’ days after crash video released

Caroline Russell said overwhelming evidence showed that the design feature reduced the number of people killed.

Wandsworth Times | Lambeth

St Rule Street Lambeth shooting: Arrest made

A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was fatally shot in Lambeth.

Lambeth – South London News

Man, 25, arrested after fatal shooting of Jazmel Patterson-Low

The suspect remains in custody.

Lambeth – South London News

Victim of fatal shooting named as police reveal further information from morning of the incident

The 26-year-old died half an hour after a private car dropped him off at St Thomas’ Hospital.