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Former St Thomas' Church to be turned into a restaurant
The former church of St Thomas close to London Bridge is to be turned into an 80-cover restaurant.
Laurence Olivier statue could be moved from South Bank river walk
The National Theatre has applied for permission to relocate the statue of Sir Laurence Olivier from the South Bank riverside walkway to one of the raised terraces of the theatre building.
South Bank golden ball turns up in Hertfordshire salvage yard
A giant golden ball which previously adorned the roof of Sea Containers House on the South Bank has turned up in an architectural salvage yard in rural Hertfordshire.
Walworth Society calls for demolition of Bricklayers Arms flyover
A local group has called on Southwark's political parties to back the demolition of the Bricklayers Arms flyover in the run-up to next month's borough elections.

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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

A View from the Bridge at the Young Vic
One of Arthur Miller's greatest plays retains its power through the outstanding performance of the actor at the heart of its story.
Oh My Sweet Land at the Young Vic
A brutally honest, yet sensitive personal perspective on the war in Syria.

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Spring Sports Day
Fri Free sports activities for children
Gorgeous Gardens Community Day
Sat Community gardening on the South Bank
Spring Plants & Gardens Fair
St George's Day
Sun English and Catalan traditions and cooking

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