Cllr Meldrum visiting a primary class
Every child, whose reception place application was on time, has been offered a place in a primary school in the borough. Almost 90% received their first or second preference place. This is great news for thousands of Lambeth families today.
For details see: http://lambethnews.wordpress.com/2014/04/16/primary-school-places-for-all-in-lambeth/
Any children born between 1 September 2009 and 31 August 2010 without a place can make a late application. See: http://www.lambeth.gov.uk/schools-and-education/school-admissions/apply-for-primary-school-admission-for-201415
Work is due to start this month on building 6 new homes and a shop on the site of the derelict shops in Woodvale Walk.
For details of the plans quote 07/01101 on Lambeth Planning portal .
Fly a kite at Streatham Common on Sunday 6th April – its the annual Streatham Kite Day 11am to 5pm . For details see: http://www.streathamkiteday.org.uk
Organisers of the Crystal Palace Overground Festival are calling for sponsors to make this year’s music and arts festival the best yet. The free festival will be held at venues across Crystal Palace and the Upper Norwood Triangle on 26 – 29 June 2014 and feature live bands, performing arts, stalls and many more fun attractions for all the family to enjoy.
Last year more than 6,000 people flocked to Crystal Palace to attend the festival, which is now in its eighth year and organised by a team of community-loving volunteers.
Companies and individuals are being invited to support and sponsor the festival to help cover various costs, including festival infrastructure and marketing. To find out more call Noreen Meehan on 07725 057 453, email email@example.com, or visit http://crystalpalacefestival.org/
Come to the launch of a new community group of people living in Holderness Estate, Furneaux Avenue, Tivoli Road, Crowndale & Knights Hill area on
Saturday 29th March at 10.30am to 1pm in Hook Community Hub , Holderness Way SE27 0EN . Refreshments, bouncy castle, sports , crafts & more.
Bring a neighbour and your ideas – cooking workshops · school holiday activities · children’s drama · community gardens.
For details email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Developers propose to demolish the snooker club & offices above Iceland at 348-352 Norwood Road SE27 9AA and rebuild as 5 three bedroom and 4 two bedroom maisonettes. The shop will remain.
To see the plans input ref 14/ 00782 on Lambeth’s council planning applications database: http://planning.lambeth.gov.uk/online-applications. Email any comments to email@example.com quoting ref 14/ 00782
A decision is due by early April.