24 May 2015

Meet your local Safer Neighbourhood Team in Vassall

The local safer neighbourhood team, made up of police officers assigned specifically to our area, is holding a number of gatherings over the summer to meet residents and discuss local crime and safety issues. This follows the appointment of PC Soren Dymond as Vassall's dedicated PC to replace Louise Steeden who is moving onto another post.

The upcoming meetings include:

Friday, 5 June (3pm) at the Myatt's Field South community centre: Street briefing for residents on local crime prevention issues.

Thursday, 9 July (6.30pm) at the new Myatt's Field North community centre: Regular Safer Neighbourhoods Panel meeting between local police and residents (open to all)

Tuesday, 28 July (3pm) at the Myatt's Field Park bandstand: Street briefing for residents on local crime prevention issues.

You can stay up to date with what the team are up to via twitter or contact PC Soren on soren.t.j.c.dymond@met.pnn.police.uk

Do remember that is you have any local crime issues or anti-social behaviour issues you can raise them with your local Labour councillors as well:

Councillor Jacqui Dyer - 07920 548463 -jdyer3@lambeth.gov.uk

Councillor Paul Gadsby - 07814 567 690 - pgadsby@lambeth.gov.uk

Councillor Annie Gallop - 07920 560175 - agallop@lambeth.gov.uk

11 May 2015

Councillor surgeries in May 2015

Vassall Ward councillors Jacqui Dyer, Paul Gadsby and Annie Gallop will be holding their regular surgeries in Vassall in May. They will be held on:

Thursday, 28 May 2015
Cowley Estate Community Centre
off Vassall Road
SW9 6LZ
6.15pm-7.15pm

Saturday, 30 May 2015
Myatts Field South Community Hall
Burton Lane
SW9 6QG
10am-11am

One surgery has already taken place last week. If these dates are inconvenient for you or you have a problem or issue that requires immediate attention please contact the Vassall Labour councillors directly:

Councillor Jacqui Dyer - 07920 548463 -jdyer3@lambeth.gov.uk

Councillor Paul Gadsby - 07814 567 690 - pgadsby@lambeth.gov.uk

Councillor Annie Gallop - 07920 560175 - agallop@lambeth.gov.uk

09 May 2015

General election result in Vauxhall

Kate Hoey re-elected as Member of Parliament of Vauxhall with increased majority

Vauxhall returned Labour's Kate Hoey as MP for a seventh time at Thursday's general election - and with an increased majority. The full results of the election on 7 May 2015 were:

Kate Hoey (Labour) 25, 778
James Bellis (Conservative) 13,070
Gulnar Hasnain (Green Party) 3,658
Adrian Hyyryläinen-Trett (Lib Dems) 3,312
Ace Nnorom (UKIP) 1,385
Mark Chapman (Pirate Party) 201
Simon Hardy (Left Unity) 188
Louis Amadeus Dain Jensen (Cannabis is Safer than Alcohol) 164
Waleed Ghani (The Whig Party) 103
Danny Lambert (Socialist Party of Great Britain) 82


For more information on Kate's work in Vauxhall see www.katehoey.com or follow her on Twitter @KateHoeyMP
Kate can be contacted at hoeyk@parliament.uk or tel 020 7219 5989

06 May 2015

Polling stations in Vassall for Thursday's general election

Thursday, 7 May sees four polling stations open in Vassall for this year's crucial general election.

The polling stations are:

Minet library at 52 Knatchbull Road

Christchurch School on Cancell Road

Durand Academy near Liberty Road and Van Gogh Walk

Reay School on Hackford Road

Polling stations open at 7am and close at 10pm, with the results for Vauxhall expected in the early hours of Friday morning

18 April 2015

Follow the Vassall growers' food trail ...

Lambeth's Incredible Edible Project has put together a new map outlining all the excellent resident food growing projects in Vassall, from the Holland Town estate's recently formed food growing group to the Cowley estate's well established Food Farm.

Click on the picture opposite to see the trail in full and visit Lambeth's IEP website to find out more about its work across the borough.



03 April 2015

Councillor surgeries in April 2015

Vassall Ward Councillors Jacqui Dyer, Paul Gadsby and Annie Gallop will be holding their regular surgeries in Vassall in April​. They will be held on:

Tuesday, ​7 April ​2015
Myatts Field Park Depot
Cormont Road
SE5 9RA
1pm - 2pm

Thursday, 23 April 2015
Cowley Estate Community Centre
off Vassall Road
SW9 6LZ
6.15pm-7.15pm

Saturday, 25 April 2015
Myatts Field South Community Hall
Burton Lane
SW9 6QG
10am-11am

If these dates are inconvenient for you or you have a problem or issue that requires immediate attention please contact the Vassall Labour Councillors directly:

Councillor Jacqui Dyer - 07920 548463 -jdyer3@lambeth.gov.uk

Councillor Paul Gadsby - 07814 567 690 - pgadsby@lambeth.gov.uk

Councillor Annie Gallop - 07920 560175 - agallop@lambeth.gov.uk

02 April 2015

Myatt's Fields Park cafe reopens Friday 3 April 2015

This Friday, 3 April 2015, the cafe in Myatt's Fields Park will reopen for the year. It will initially be open on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays 11am - 5pm for a range of hot and cold drinks and food..
Myatts Fields Park on vassallview.com

Come and celebrate in the cafe, near the bandstand at the Cormont Road side of the park,

Myatt's Fields Park is located near Knatchbull Road, Calais Street and Cormont Road in Vassall Ward, Camberwell, Lambeth SE5

21 March 2015

Myatts North Resident meeting this Wednesday

The Resident's Association Monitoring Board (RAMB) for the Myatts Field North estate will be taking place this coming Wednesday (25 March) from 7pm at the new community centre on the estate.

The meeting is open to all residents on the estate and will have in attendance representatives from Lambeth council and Pinnacle. Given the number of issues on the estate, some of which were raised at today's well attended coffee morning, local councillors - Jacqui Dyer, Paul Gadsby and Annie Gallop - are urging as many local people as possible to pop along to the meeting if they can.

If you want to find out more about the RAMB, please email them at myattsfieldnorth.ramb@gmail.com