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London moves to Tier 3

Update: London remained in tier 3 for four days; see our story published Monday 21 December 2020 for the latest advice.

Lambeth estates and flats to trial food waste recycling

Lambeth Council is to trial food waste recycling at 3000 estate and flat properties, in order to help make our borough cleaner, greener and fairer for all. To date these properties have not had access to food waste recycling facilities. 

Lambeth Parks named as best in London

The Good Parks for London report has rated the parks and green spaces in Lambeth as ‘outstanding; the report compared all 32 local authorities in 10 different categories to generate the result. 

Cox’s Walk footbridge: campaign to save oak trees

Just over the borough border in Sydenham Hill Woods a resolute campagin is being waged to save two oak trees at Cox's Walk footbridge from being cut down by Southwark Council.  The Council's reasons for the removal of the trees can be read here.

​Christmas Present Appeal 2020 (Covid-Secure)

Request from our local Salvation Army:
'SOS to our lovely West Norwood Community members!!
We've been working diligently, teamed with Upper Norwood, to get through our lists of children and match them with the perfect gifts received —but we've now had 400+ more requests for gifts for our local children and we're running low.'
Please help if you can and share this appeal today!

Fest-ive Norwood

Festive Norwood will be a winter arts festival running from this weekend until 28 December 2020. Events will appear here.

Norwood and Brixton Foodbank: donations sought

Norwood and Brixton Foodbank expect to deliver over 500 Christmas parcels this year.  They are keen to receive seasonal food items but please remember not to include any alcohol. 

Lambeth TechAid - Technology Recycling

Did you scoop a great tech bargain in the sales recently, or are you expecting a tech upgrade for Christmas? Lambeth TechAid are still collecting computers and phones that you no longer use or need, removing all data and ensuring that they work, and then delivering them to local residents who really need them.