Archive for March, 2013

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If you don’t know about Fix My Street you should!

If you see a pothole, broken street light, dumped rubbish or any other problem in your street or the neighbourhood that needs a repair or fixing, then go to:


You’ll be able to report the exact details – and should get a response!

If you click on the Fix My Street link on the right-hand sidebar of our front page, you’ll see details of all reports in our area – and the responses.

If you use this service for problems in the ASSA area (Albert Square, Aldebert Terrace, St Stephen’s Terrace, Wilkinson Street), please let us know how you get on.

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Saturday 16 March – Easter egg hunt in Vauxhall Park – organised by Friends of Vauxhall Park

Entry is free to all children between 1 and 10, BUT children must register and be accompanied by an adult.

To book your place call Louise on 020 7735 4816


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Our popular community recycling event, Trash or Treasure, is back! Save the date –  Saturday 20 April from 10:30 am – 1 pm – and start collecting your disposables, sale items, crafts etc.
If you have any unwanted items – toys, clothes, unwanted DIY bits, old pots of still useful paint etc – get them together for sale/giveaway/exchange outside your door on the day.
You can keep the money made or give it to the charity of your choice.
ASSA is planning to host Dr Bike  – free bike repairs – and other recycling events on the day.
Look out for the flyers and posters nearer the date, as well as more information here.
For those who haven’t done it before  Trash or Treasure is a fun event and a really nice way of meeting the wider neighbourhood.

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Friends of Tate South Library are hosting a talk by top local architects David Marks & Julia Barfield

Tuesday, 12 March 2013, 7pm (doors open 6.30pm)

 at 180 South Lambeth Road, London SW8 1QP

David Marks and Julia Barfield have lived in Stockwell for more than 30 years and have run their architectural practice from Clapham Common for more than 20 years.  Julia will talk about a selection of their projects, both local and global, including the London Eye, Kew Tree top Walkway, Michael Tippett School, Bayt Abdullah Children’s Hospice, Cambridge Mosque and Clapham Gateway

Admission Free. Light refreshments available.  Suggested donations £2.


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South Lambeth Wild West Line Dance

Saturday 23 March 2013 


Wheatsheaf Hall, Wheatsheaf Lane, South Lambeth SW8 2UP

Bring your own drink and something for the buffet.

Prizes for the wild west’s best dressed.

Tickets are £10 (£8 for TARA members) in advance only.

Please buy your tickets from Trend Dry Cleaners, 123 South Lambeth Road, SW8 1XA (cash only)

or email tara@tradescant.net



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