Author: Donna

Community Cookery Programme

We’re looking for people who would be interested in forming a Community Cookery Club, where local residents can get together, learn about healthy eating and cooking on a budget, and develop their cookery skills while socialising.

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Rubbish Collection

By now, Residents will have received a letter from the Council, telling them that they must use their Rubbish cupboards, and that the Council will be providing them with a new bin, to keep their rubbish in, some time soon. The Residents Association would like to make it clear that this is not the solution that we have been campaigning for. The Kambala RA are used to the Council making decisions without consulting us, despite the fact that they continually tell us that they want to encourage Resident Involvement – but the incompetence shown in this case is unbelievable. The RA have been campaigning for a solution to the Rubbish problem on the Estate for at least five years.  At various times in the past the Council has told us that: Having more than one collection per week is not possible.  (Even though there are *some* streets in the Borough which do get twice-weekly collections). It’s not possible for the rubbish contractor to collect from rubbish cupboards as well as from larger “Euro” bins. The Council will not provide Residents with bins to put rubbish in. (Even though that’s exactly what they propose to do now). The Council will erect notices at the key “fly-tipping” points on the Estate, to discourage fly-tipping.  (These have never appeared) The Rubbish cupboards would be cleaned weekly, to discourage rats, and to encourage Residents...

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Public Meeting – June 11th

The next Public Meeting of the Kambala Estate Residents Association will take place on June 11th from 7.30pm at the Kambala Clubroom, 126 Fawcett Close. Among other things, we will be discussing the Council’s decision not to install Euro bins around the Estate, and instead to provide us all with dustbins for our rubbish cupboards.  Watch this space for a full Agenda. All Residents are welcome to attend, whether you are a Council Tenant, Private Tenant, Leaseholder, or Freeholder. Share this:Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)MoreClick to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new...

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Katherine Low Settlement 90th Birthday

Another Milestone Birthday! Since 1924 Katherine Low Settlement has been working with the people of Wandsworth, providing services for older people, newly arrived communities and unemployed people. Their rooms offer space for people to come together to build relationships, to develop themselves and have a good time. Local organisations operate from our premises so that together they can meet the diverse needs of local communities. They celebrate their 90th Anniversary on May 17th from 9am to 9pm, with fun for everyone from 9 to 90 ! For more information, see their website. [mapsmarker marker=”4″] Share this:Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)MoreClick to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new...

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Providence House 50th Anniversary

Providence House began its work in the community in streets scheduled for demolition in the 1960’s, and grew and consolidated its work among the new estates off Falcon Road and among a growing multi ethnic community. They’re celebrating their 50th Anniversary this Saturday (May 10th) by opening their doors to the Public from 2.30pm until 7pm, followed by an evening concert. [mapsmarker marker=”3″] Share this:Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)MoreClick to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new...

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