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Skateboarding U-turn on South Bank
In a surprise announcement on Thursday the Southbank Centre said that an agreement had been reached securing the Queen Elizabeth Hall undercroft as the long-term home of skateboarding.
Go-ahead for Westminster Tower conversion
Plans for a refurbishment and conversion of 14-storey Westminster Tower have been approved by Lambeth Council.
Mayor of London opens News Building
Mayor of London Boris Johnson has officially opened the News Building at London Bridge.
New council homes planned for Weston Street
Southwark Council has indicated its willingness to release land in Weston Street for housing.

Latest food & drink review

Fantastic takeaway food
davebluez on Masala Dubba, Trinity Street

Restaurant deals

Situations vacant

  • Bookkeeper/accountant at Managed Living Partnerships

Local Business News

IPC rebrands as Time Inc UK
IPC Media, based in the Blue Fin Building behind Tate Modern, is to be rebranded Time Inc. UK.


Queensborough Centre marks 30 years
The Queensborough Community Centre on the Scovell Estate has marked its 30th anniversary with a party.
Bermondsey Project exhibitions
The Bermondsey Project is celebrating five years at the Crosse & Blackwell factory in Willow Walk.

Monday's hot topics

Small offices & desk space for rent

  • Deskspaces Available for Designers and Creatives in Bermondsey Square at

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

Creole Brothers
Mon Lunchtime music
North South Cycle Superhighway Public Exhibition
Mon See the plans and have your say
Southwark Mysteries Walk
Mon Guided walk with John Constable
Zeppelin Nights
Tue Talk by Jerry White
Jonathan Mayer
Wed Lunchtime music
Annual Public Meeting
Wed Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
The LEGO Movie
Wed Free open-air movie screening

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