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Information about hate crime in Lambeth

How to report a hate crime

If you experience or witness a hate crime in Lambeth report it to the police 999/101 You can also report hate crime to these Independent Advice and Support Services: Victim Support Community Security Trust (CST) Tell Mama Galop Metro Charity … Continue reading

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National Hate Crime Awareness Week 8 – 15 October 2016

October 8th 2016 sees the start of the 5th annual National Hate Crime Awareness Week. The week starts with a special launch event at St Paul’s Cathedral, followed by hate crime awareness events across the UK.  The theme this year … Continue reading

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Funding for Hate Crime Projects announced

The Home Office is offering funding of £25,000 or £50,000 for projects to tackle hate crime. Applications need to be in by 14 October 2016.   Find out more at https://www.gov.uk/guidance/preventing-hate-crime-funding-for-community-projects or e-mail hatecrimeprojects@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk Hate crimes are crimes that are motivated … Continue reading

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New government hate crime plan launched

The government has announced a new hate crime action plan in the wake of Brexit and terrorist attacks in Europe.   The plan builds on the previous plan  – Challenge It, Report It, Stop It – published in 2012. Among the new measures included … Continue reading

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Lambeth united against hate crime

In the wake of national concerns about hate crime following the EU referendum outcome Lambeth council has moved to emphasise the borough’s unity. Cllr Mohammed Seedat, Cabinet Member for Healthier & Stronger Communities, said: “We do not tolerate hate crime … Continue reading

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Lambeth’s tribute to Orlando victims

Following the horrific mass shooting at an LGBT venue in the US city of Orlando in the early hours of Sunday 12 June 2016, Lambeth Council has expressed its condolences to the victims and their families. Cllr Lib Peck, Lambeth … Continue reading

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Lambeth Hate Crime Blog

  The Lambeth Hate Crime Blog is no longer updated but is being kept as a community resource. If you experience or witness hate crime in Lambeth report to the police 999/101 You can also report hate crime to these … Continue reading

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Survey of UK disability hate crime projects

The Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities has launched a survey that aims to map the current hate crime initiatives around the UK. We know that there are lots of different schemes and projects happening out there – for example, … Continue reading

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Sustainable Travel in Lambeth

This morning I had an exciting meeting with Suzy Harrison and Leena Khatri from the Sustainable Travel team at Lambeth Council. They are interested in working with communities affected by hate crime in the borough and we agreed that it … Continue reading

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Successful Interfaith breakfast at Stockwell Green Muslim Centre

Approximately thirty people from various backgrounds and faiths gathered at Stockwell Green Mosque this morning for an Interfaith Harmony Breakfast – as event inspired by the United Nation’s World Harmony Week that takes place during the first week of February … Continue reading

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