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Grantham Climate Art Prize free Workshops

The Grantham Climate Art Prize is a nationwide competition for young people aged 11-25 to draw attention to the climate crisis and the need for urgent, positive action.

Ultra Low Emission Zone

London's Ultra-Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) is expanding from Monday 29 August 2023 - from the area within the North and South Circular Roads to the whole London Borough area (with a few minor exemptions).

School uniform pop-up swap shops in Lambeth

Pop up school uniform shops are opening across the borough to support families during the cost of living crisis and to help them cut down on environmental waste. The shops offer families free items including clothing, stationary and other items needed for school. Families can also bring items they no longer need, which can be swapped for items they do need. The shops are open on specific days until 1 September 2023.

Volunteering news

The following local volunteering opportunities have been sent to us recently.

Streatham Wells LTN: implementation scheduled to begin

The Council has now published its plans to introduce the ward-wide Streatham Wells Low Traffic Neighbourhood in September/October 2023. The scheme has been amended a little from the original proposals to reflect some comments received during the in-ward consultation exercise. LTNs are introduced on an 18 month trial basis, and this allows the implementation to be tested in practice. 

Making Lambeth an Age-friendly borough

Lambeth Council wants views on what the borough is like as a place to grow older and how we can all work to make Lambeth a better place in which to age well. The Council is working with engagement specialists Kaizen to hear from residents.