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Lord Prescott visits building site for Willow Walk council homes
Former deputy prime minister Lord Prescott has praised Southwark Labour's "impressive" council house building programme on a visit to Willow Walk in Bermondsey.
1,000th anniversary of destruction of London Bridge commemorated
The 1,000th anniversary of the reputed destruction of London Bridge by St Olaf has been marked with a service of Choral Evensong at Southwark Cathedral.
Bakerloo line extension: Boris publishes map of possible routes
The Mayor of London has published outline proposals for a 2.6 billion extension of the London Underground's Bakerloo line ... but it may not be built for another quarter of a century.
Car ploughs into subway at Elephant & Castle
A car drove into one of the pedestrian subways at Elephant & Castle on Tuesday evening and overturned.

Latest food & drink review

Shocking service
Zuzsky on Boro Bistro, Borough High Street

Restaurant deals

Situations vacant

  • Financial Controller and Figureshead at Forster Communications

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.


Thames cutter crews compete in Port of London Challenge
Competitors in the Port of London Challenge assembled near the National Theatre on Thursday evening to set off on a 4.4 mile race up the Thames.
Southwark Street, George Street or Station Road? TfL can't decide
Bus passengers in Southwark Street could be forgiven for being confused by the new bus stop flags installed this week by Transport for London.

Thursday's hot topics

Small offices & desk space for rent

  • Basement office space off Bermondsey Street at Elan & Co

Arts Reviews

The Crucible at The Old Vic
A terrifying and entirely believable rendition of Miller's best known work.
Red Forest at the Young Vic
Belarus Free Theatre has created a play which is all anger and no narrative.

What's on

Waterloo Charity Bake-off
Thu In aid of Waterloo Food Bank
CHANCE for Autism
Thu Stand-up comedy, live music, poetry
Fri Free open-air theatre
Decorate Your Library with Mythical Creatures
Fri Summer Reading Challenge
Sat Free open-air theatre
Sat Free open-air theatre

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