Proposals to open a branch of KFC next to Waterloo Bus Station at Tenison Way have won the unanimous backing of Lambeth's planning applications committee.
New figures published by City Hall show that bus stops at the Elephant & Castle are among the top locations for London bus passengers taking advantage of the hopper fare, allowing multiple journeys in an hour for £1.50.
The developers of the Shard are to pay Southwark Council an extra £1.1 million in lieu of affordable housing after reconfiguring the block of luxury flats under construction next to the skyscraper to squeeze in an extra 28 homes for private sale.
Controversial plans for a second entrance to Southwark Underground Station and Waterloo East in Greet Street have been revived by Transport for London, a decade after similar plans were dropped by Network Rail in the face of local opposition.
TfL has published an update on plans for the Bakerloo line extension, including saying 'no' to a station at Bricklayers Arms and an update on plans for the Elephant & Castle and Old Kent Road stations.