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Bakerloo line extension: Old Kent Road route becomes more likely
Southwark's ruling Labour administration has issued a tacit admission that its desire to see a future Bakerloo line extension to Camberwell and Peckham is likely to lose out in favour of the rival Old Kent Road proposal.
St Ermin's owners to open hotel at foot of Blackfriars skyscraper
The American owners of the luxury St Ermin's Hotel in Westminster are to open their second UK hotel at the foot of the One Blackfriars skyscraper.
Irish president praises plan for Science Gallery at London Bridge
Irish president Michael D Higgins used a speech during his state visit to the UK to highlight Anglo-Irish collaboration on a new Science Gallery attraction planned for London Bridge.
SE1 schoolgirls reach finals of Young Consumers competition
Pupils from St Saviour's & St Olave's School at Bricklayers Arms have reached the finals of a national competition testing young people's knowledge of consumer law, health, safety and finance.

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SE1 meat processing firm says UK must remain in the EU
The owner of a new halal meat processing plant in South Bermondsey says that the UK's continued membership of the European Union is essential to his firm's survival.


BOST celebrates Sumner Street Garden and Bankside food-growing
Bankside Open Spaces Trust and Sumner Buildings residents held a garden party last Saturday to launch their new food garden and celebrate the 24 food growing projects which form part of 'Edible Bankside'.
Earth Hour 2014 on the South Bank

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Arts Reviews

Other Desert Cities at The Old Vic
Other Desert Cities at The Old Vic is the first of a series of productions to offer a more intimate experience than the theatre's proscenium arch usually affords.
Sizwe Banzi Is Dead at the Young Vic
A play which comes loaded with history but fails to live up to expectations.

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