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Nine-day part-closure of London Bridge Station begins on Saturday
A nine-day part-closure of London Bridge Station begins this Saturday, with no First Capital Connect or Southern trains until Monday 1 September.
Westminster Bridge gambling: tourists warned not to get involved
A giant electronic sign has been installed on Westminster Bridge warning tourists not to get involved with the illegal gaming scams which have blighted the bridge in recent years.
Cross Bones Graveyard: preparations begin for temporary garden
The site of Cross Bones Graveyard is to become a temporary garden under plans agreed by Transport for London and Bankside Open Spaces Trust.
Elephant trader pleads guilty to selling fake phone accessories
A trader at the Elephant & Castle market has been sentenced to a six month community order with 50 hours of unpaid work after pleading guilty to selling counterfeit mobile phone accessories.

Latest food & drink review

Careful if you are lactose intolerant you will get a rant
joeups on Cinq, Tooley Street

Restaurant deals

Situations vacant

  • Campaigns Officer - Trade at World Development Movement

Local Business News

Thieves on mopeds stealing Apple computers from SE1 offices
Police have warned local businesses to be vigilant after a spate of thefts of Apple Mac computers from local ground-floor offices and creative studios.


New Anna Robinson poetry collection launched in Lower Marsh
Anna Robinson's second poetry collection Into the Woods has been launched with a party in Lower Marsh.
Southwark's Dog & Pot at Dickens Museum
The Dog and Pot sign opposite Southwark Station in Blackfriars Road is featured in a new exhibition at the Charles Dickens Museum.

Wednesday's hot topics

Small offices & desk space for rent

  • Basement office space off Bermondsey Street at Elan & Co

Arts Reviews

A Streetcar Named Desire at the Young Vic
A confident, standout version of Streetcar.
The Crucible at The Old Vic
A terrifying and entirely believable rendition of Miller's best known work.

What's on

Garden Bridge Drop-in Exhibition
Wed Find out more about the plans
Marchioness disaster 25th Anniversary
Wed Prayers at Cathedral Eucharist
Emile Capulet
Wed Lunchtime music
Kyoto Echo Choir Concert
Fri Bob Chilcott and Keiichi Asai
Tell a Story
Fri Summer Reading Challenge

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