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Lambeth – South London News

Revolutionary NHS staff ‘overwhelmed’ with recognition in King’s Birthday Honours

Throughout her career, Professor Davies has revolutionised treatments for people with cystic fibrosis. 

Lambeth – South London News

Supported housing service gets stamp of approval from national awards

St. John’s House in Streatham has been shortlisted in the national Inside Housing Development Awards.

Lambeth – South London News

Alumni dedicates sculpture to former college’s history and values

Renewal will be on display for the next three years.

Lambeth – South London News

Two people taken to hospital after flat fire

Two people led to safety by firefighters using fire escape hoods.

Lambeth – South London News

Met officer fired after sending 1,000 texts to ex-girlfriend

PC Joshua Anning bombarded an ex-girlfriend with messages despite her asking him to stop.

Lambeth – South London News

Labour and Tories clash over social housing

Florence Eshalomi admitted Lambeth council’s housing department had ‘challenges’, but said funding cuts meant it was impossible to fix the problem.

Lambeth – South London News

Health research branches open in Brixton and Tooting

The new clinics will be located in supermarket car parks in Tooting and Brixton.

Lambeth – South London News

Cleaners at £24,000 a year private school ballot over strike action

The ballot comes after cleaners from James Allen’s Girls School were informed of changes to their contracts without consultation.

Lambeth – South London News

Council that threatened tenants with eviction over heating bills delayed passing on £1m subsidy

According to Heat Trust, the council submitted thousands of incomplete applications for the discount scheme which were kept on hold.

Lambeth – South London News

‘It just doesn’t feel like an intelligent solution’: Man turned away from lido after ban on fold up bikes

Rob Flint was turned away from Brockwell Lido last Thursday after attaching his bike to the railing as usual.

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Nuns propose conversion of convent into flats for key workers

The convent’s numbers have dwindled in recent years and the nuns want to make better use of the space

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‘I can’t believe it’: Chobham man, 82, receives 44 PCNs after number plate duplication

An 82-year-old has received 44 PCNs from two South London councils despite never having entered the boroughs.

Lambeth – South London News

Mother who lost son to mistaken identity shooting speaks out as Met crack down on firearms offences

Across the capital, 386 illegal firearms were seized last year – more than one a day.

Wandsworth Times | Lambeth

Tulse Hill Lambeth shooting: Police release update

Police are appealing for witnesses after it is suspected that gun shots were fired.

Lambeth – South London News

Two shootings across South London spark police appeals for witnesses

The police do not believe the two incidents to be linked.

Wandsworth Times | Lambeth

Tulse Hill Lambeth middle-of-the-night shooting: Suspect on loose

Police are hunting for a car and appealing for witnesses after a second south London shooting.

Lambeth – South London News

‘Clean Air For The Ends’ campaign breathes life across South London

Black residents are exposed to more levels of illegal air pollution than any other ethnic group in London.

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South London university ranked third in the world for reducing inequality

Higher education institutions from 125 countries and regions took part in this year’s ranking.

Lambeth – South London News

Lambeth extends consultation on proposed school mergers and closures due to falling pupil numbers

Earlier this year, research suggested that Lambeth and Lewisham are likely to be hit hardest by falling pupil numbers.

Lambeth Together

The Harbour – celebrating a decade of recovery

Lambeth’s The Harbour Drug and Alcohol Recovery Centre celebrates 10 years of helping people with ongoing recovery from problematic substance use. The Harbour – Lambeth’s drug and alcohol recovery centre at Loughborough Junction – opened with a media splash in June 2014, with MPs and council...