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  Metropolitan Borough of Lambeth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Metropolitan Borough of Lambeth was a metropolitan borough under London County Council from 1900 to 1965.
The area of the borough in 1901 was 4,080 statute acres (16.5 square kilometres).
The device was derived from that of the borough's forerunner, Lambeth Vestry.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Metropolitan_Borough_of_Lambeth   (648 words)

  
 London Borough of Lambeth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The London Borough of Lambeth was formed in 1965 from the former area of the Metropolitan Borough of Lambeth and part of the former area of the Metropolitan Borough of Wandsworth containing Streatham and Clapham.
In the northern end of the borough are the Central London districts of the South Bank and Lambeth which have a developing tourist economy while at the very south of the borough are the leafy suburbs of Gipsy Hill, Tulse Hill, West Dulwich and West Norwood.
Nearby and still in the north of the borough is St Thomas' Hospital, Lambeth Palace and the Florence Nightingale Museum.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/London_Borough_of_Lambeth   (605 words)

  
 London Borough of Lambeth
The boundaries of the manor and the parish of Lambeth are largely the same as the present borough but with the addition of the old parishes of Streatham and Clapham.
The manor of Lambeth belonged to the Archbishop of Canterbury from 1190.
Lambeth Palace sat opposite the Palace of Westminster and the two were linked by a horse ferry across the Thames.
www.ideal-homes.org.uk /lambeth/main/index.html   (489 words)

  
 Borough of Lambeth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The modern borough is based largely upon the ancient parish of Lambeth, though with the addition of Clapham and Streatham, formerly part of the Wandsworth metropolitan borough.
Demographically, Lambeth exhibits the so-called "crap sandwich" pattern - prosperous areas at the northern and southern edges of the borough surround an area that is relatively poor.
Lambeth's best feature, from the point of view of the tourist or visitor, is the South Bank; lying at the northern tip of the borough, the Thames-side arts complex dates from the aftermath of the second world war and is the highest concentration of cultural real estate in Britain.
www.jbutler.org.uk /London/Lambeth/index.shtml   (373 words)

  
 Lambeth Council - local government corruption - by Brian Deer
THE real state of chaos within Lambeth council, believed to be Britain's worst-run local authority, is revealed this weekend after the completion of secret internal inquiries into financial scandals and rackets that have rocked the beleaguered London borough in recent months.
At Lambeth's town hall in Brixton, once the scene of "loony left" protests about government cuts, there was an atmosphere of panic as officers and councillors sought to clarify their positions.
No portion of this article on corruption in the London Borough of Lambeth may be copied, retransmitted, reposted, duplicated or otherwise used without the express written approval of the author.
briandeer.com /lambeth-council.htm   (961 words)

  
 Lambeth Greater London - Lambeth UK websites
The London Borough of Lambeth is the largest inner London Borough with a population of around 260,000.
Lambeth Palace, Lambeth, Greater London Lambeth Palace, Lambeth, Greater London Lambeth Palace viewed from the River Thames with Lambeth Pier in the foreground.
Lambeth Palace, Lambeth, Greater London Lambeth Palace, Lambeth, Greater London A view of Lambeth Palace from the Thames with Lambeth Pier in the foreground.
www.dotukdirectory.co.uk /d8413.html   (267 words)

  
 The Road Traffic (Special Parking Areas) (London Borough of Lambeth) Order 1994
Lambeth Bridge between its junction with Lambeth Palace Road, Lambeth Road and Albert Embankment and the borough boundary with the City of Westminster.
Lambeth Road between its junction with Lambeth Palace Road and Albert Embankment and the borough boundary with the London borough of Southwark.
Upper Ground between its junction with Belvedere Road and the borough boundary with the London borough of Southwark.
www.opsi.gov.uk /si/si1994/Uksi_19941508_en_4.htm   (2998 words)

  
 Lambeth - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The borough is also a major transportation hub with several railroad stations, including Waterloo, London's largest.
Lambeth is connected to Westminster borough across the Thames by five bridges.
The Old Vic, the National Film Theatre, and the Royal Festival Hall are in Lambeth, as are the Imperial War Museum, Morley College, and eight hospitals, two of which (St. Thomas's and King's College hospitals) have medical schools.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/L/Lambeth.asp   (320 words)

  
 LondonTown.com | London Borough of Lambeth Boro | London Borough Guide | London hotel and vacation experts
Lambeth at its widest point is 10.7 miles by 5.2 miles in length.
Stretching from the South Bank of the Thames to the suburbs of Streatham and Norwood, Lambeth is bursting with exciting attractions.
Another part of the borough, Kennington, is famous for the Oval Cricket Ground, where county and test cricket matches are played.
www.londontown.com /LondonStreets/Boro/Lambeth   (186 words)

  
 London Remade - The business of recycling
Recycle Western Riverside is a Western Riverside Waste Authority five-year initiative within the London boroughs of Hammersmith and Fulham, Lambeth, Wandsworth and the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
Western Riverside Waste Authority is a statutory body responsible for disposing of the rubbish and recyclables collected by the London Boroughs of Hammersmith and Fulham, Lambeth, Wandsworth and the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
London Remade is a not for profit business, funded by the London Development Agency, acting as a leading advisor and consultant to London boroughs to improve recycling and waste management.
www.londonremade.com /media_news_detail.asp?nid=198   (750 words)

  
 Familia: London Borough of Lambeth
Lambeth Archives Department is the local record office
Borough of Lambeth 1832 to date (includes various components)
A guide to tracing your Lambeth family history.
www.familia.org.uk /services/london/lambeth.html   (93 words)

  
 London Borough of Lambeth - November 2004 - Report by the Benefit Fraud Inspectorate
Lambeth reconsiders the level of internal audit activity in HB and CTB and increases activity to take account of the levels of spend and risk it presents.
Lambeth introduces a single claim form for all types of HB and CTB claims, including renewal claims, thereby ensuring that all relevant information is captured accurately efficiently and as well as fully meeting the requirements of the Verification Framework.
Lambeth thoroughly reviews the circumstances of each overpayment and ensures that the correct classification and periods of the overpayment are applied.
www.bfi.gov.uk /reports/2004/bfi/lambeth/appendices/d.asp   (7029 words)

  
 R. (on the application of MANI) v LONDON BOROUGH OF LAMBETH - LONDON BOROUGH OF ENFIELD - [2002] EWHC 735 (Admin)
That is the major question raised by these three applications, which have been heard together, for judicial review of, in the first case, a decision by the London Borough of Lambeth and, in the second and third cases, decisions by the London Borough of Enfield, to refuse to provide accommodation in such circumstances.
On behalf of Westminster Mr McGuire advanced an ambitious argument that, in the light of the availability to Mrs Y-Ahmed of asylum support, it could not be said, within the meaning of section 21(1)(a), that the care and attention which she needed were “not otherwise available to” her.
Lambeth contends that Mr Mani falls within none of those categories; he contends that, as it happens, he falls within all of them.
www.asylumsupport.info /courtcases/manir-ewhc735.htm   (6711 words)

  
 Cycle training: London Borough of Lambeth gets people started   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The London Borough of Lambeth works with a professional cycle training agency that delivers the lessons.
Lambeth controls the quality of the lessons through regular monitoring but does not have to deal with the administrative workload of booking and arranging the training.
Contact Richard Ambler, Cycling Projects Officer, London Borough of Lambeth, at rambler@lambeth.gov.uk or on 020 7926 1240.
www.transport2000.org.uk /goodpractice/maintainGoodPractice.asp?GoodPracticeID=3   (642 words)

  
 Lambeth Liberal Democrats
Lambeth Lib Dems are demanding an immediate investigation into Labour plans to transfer the council's housing stock to a private management company.
The Labour government's tax credits fiasco is hitting Lambeth hard, with new figures revealing that 8,100 families in the borough are having to pay back over £12.5 million worth of tax credits, due to overpayments made by HM Revenue and Customs.
Lambeth is facing a big upsurge in squatting of council flats and houses as a result of the first policy change in housing by the incoming Labour administration.
www.lambethlibdems.org.uk   (441 words)

  
 Society | London borough of Lambeth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Lambeth's social services engages with a vibrant and diverse community.
As well as all these benefits, we realise the importance of giving recognition for hard work with something as simple as, 'thank you and well done.' We value our staff and make sure they celebrate the work they do.
What's more, Lambeth offers you the chance for unusual, complex work that will stimulate and develop you, meaning there'll be no need for that extreme sports club...
society.guardian.co.uk /print/0,3858,5269163-112718,00.html   (188 words)

  
 London Borough of Lambeth | Libraries
Lambeth libraries are free to join and offer a wide range of services.
Lambeth Archives is the borough's record office and local history library and is open to the public, free of charge.
Lambeth libraries offer a variety of services for children.  Find out about our free book packs and drop-in sessions for Under 5s and reading groups for the 8-12 year olds.
www.lambeth.gov.uk /Services/LeisureCulture/Libraries   (289 words)

  
 Lambeth Landmark   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
There are portraits of the people, the communities and the personalities of Lambeth, its events and disasters.
This means you can enter any text you think might be in the title or desciption of the image you are looking for.
All material copyright of London Borough of Lambeth, 2003-4.
www.lambethlandmark.com   (181 words)

  
 London Parade
It promotes London as a wonderfully diverse and multicultural society, raises substantial funds for charity and also enhances the parade content.
The inspiring market is held on the banks of the river Wandle, which is home to London's only working waterwheel, the Medieval Colour House and a host of pretty stalls that are carrying on the traditions of the William Morris's Arts and Craft movement that flourished there.
The peacetime celebrations are brought to life, on this 60th anniversary of WWII, with a recreation of a buzzing dance hall complete with jitterbuggers from the London Swing Dance Society and a sing-a-longa Vera Lynn medley with compliments of the Sylvia Young Theatre School.
www.londonparade.co.uk /history/lh_letshelp.asp   (694 words)

  
 lambeth
Lambeth Archives Departments Visual Collection contains numerous photographic images which record the rich and diverse cultural, social and architectural heritage of the London Borough of Lambeth.
century, encompasses a large are of central South London, covering areas such as Kennington, Clapham, Streatham, Brixton and Norwood, as well as the riverside areas of Lambeth, Vauxhall, Waterloo and the South Bank.
Lambeth people who were made homeless during the bombing raids of World War Two.
www.photolondon.org.uk /assoc_pages/lambeth.htm   (104 words)

  
 London Borough of Lambeth Selects Badenoch & Clark and Beeline to Manage Contingent Workforce
Beeline for Contingent Labor, the solution selected by Lambeth, is a Web-based application that automates and streamlines the manual processes associated with the hiring life cycle of contingent workers, from the creation of requisitions to the payment of suppliers.
The Lambeth council's services are provided in one of the most vibrant and diverse boroughs in London in areas, including Brixton, Streatham, Clapham, Norwood, and Waterloo.
We will deliver to the Borough of Lambeth the best service possible in the United Kingdom." About Badenoch & Clark Badenoch & Clark is a professional services recruitment consultancy with offices located across the United Kingdom and continental Europe.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/01-28-2004/0002098367&EDATE=   (523 words)

  
 givealift.com
London Cycling Campaign's vision is to make London a world class cycling city.
The majority of London Borough Councils participate in the Taxicard Scheme, which provides their disabled residents with subsidised journeys in accessible taxis.Ring 020 7484 2929 for more information about Taxicard.
Within London there are a variety of radio circuits and telephone booking services that provide the facility for pre-booking a taxi to arrive at a specified time and place:
www.selondontransport.org /lambethwelcome.asp   (247 words)

  
 Society | London Borough of Lambeth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
With real improvements over the past two years, Lambeth's vision is to achieve excellence across all service areas - an ambition we're determined to realise through energetic leadership and support for an enthusiastic, professional and flexible group of staff.
Lambeth spans from the heart of London opposite the Houses of Parliament through vibrant inner suburbs to quieter residential areas in the south.
This is a truly inspiring place to live, a great environment in which to work and an exciting time to join.
society.guardian.co.uk /print/0,3858,4989937-112718,00.html   (128 words)

  
 Lambeth Labour Party - Labour councillors, MPs, Assembly members and MEPs
On 4 May 2006, residents across Lambeth voted for a Labour council to tackle crime, build new schools, and stop the fraud and waste that marked the Tory-Liberal years...
Targeted areas in Lambeth are set to get a clean-up as part of a large operation by Lambeth Council and other organisations.
Lambeth Council is partnering with major players in the hair, beauty and fashion industry to deliver a high profile showcase for both businesses and consumers on 5 November, 2006 at Lambeth Town Hall and in surrounding venues.
www.lambethlabour.com   (232 words)

  
 Hotels in around near London Borough of Lambeth Hotel Accommodation
London Borough of Lambeth is a London borough and forms part of Inner London.
Also away from the far north of the borough are Museum of Garden History, Streatham Common and West Norwood Cemetery.
Hotel in Notting Hill, London, W2 The Gateway offers convenient, high standard accommodation close to the heart of the city.
www.guidetorichmond.co.uk /london-borough/Lambeth.htm   (382 words)

  
 The Guardian Jobs | LONDON BOROUGH OF LAMBETH   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Working closely with our strategic partners in health, social care and the voluntary sector, this post offers opportunities to contribute to borough wide initiatives to improve the safety and well being of children across the borough.
You will take the lead, through your detailed knowledge of the range of childcare services that exist and the childcare needs of families within Lambeth, for supporting the development and sustainability of childcare across the borough.
This is an exciting opportunity to join Lambeth's Corporate Regeneration team, which has led on the development on the Borough's Local Enterprise Growth Initiative bid proposal, Worklessness programme.
jobs.guardian.co.uk /employers/l/226163.jsp   (305 words)

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