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Contractors started to dig exploratory boreholes in the River Thames for the controversial Garden Bridge this week, just days after a High Court judge ruled that the scope of a judicial review of the decision to approve the scheme could be widened.
It is ten years since the UK Independence Party last stood a general election candidate in Bermondsey, but Andrew Beadle thinks he can achieve third place on 7 May.
Five of the nine general election candidates in Bermondsey & Old Southwark took questions from the public at Southwark Cathedral on Saturday evening.
Convicted murderer William Kerr - who was wanted for emergency recall to prison - was arrested in Waterloo on Friday, according to North Yorkshire Police.
The news that Labour parliamentary candidate Neil Coyle was arrested for shoplifting at the age of 10 was the most eye-catching revelation at Friday's Bermondsey & Old Southwark election question time hosted by ARK Globe Academy.
Tickets for the new Shrek's Adventure attraction at County Hall went on sale this week at a pop-up gingerbread ticket office on the South Bank.
The Old Vic theatre is to sell more than half of all seats at the first five previews of each production for just £10.
The chairman of the trust which runs SE1's two hospitals has issued a pre-election warning that the National Health Service faces a "major funding gap".
Campaigners against cuts to further education carried a coffin through the streets of SE1 on Saturday to highlight their fear that the sector could be fatally damaged by a funding crisis.
Detectives have released CCTV images of a man whose body was found in the River Thames in an effort to trace anyone who may have seen him prior to his death.
Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a collision in Tower Bridge Road that left a woman with facial injuries.
Local resident Tom Heys will be one of the 30,000 runners in Sunday’s Virgin Money London Marathon. Unlike his fellow competitors, Tom will be running while dressed as a tree.
Vauxhall Labour candidate Kate Hoey has condemned the new Thames riverside developments as 'shocking'.
"Housing is the key issue," declared the independent chair Charlotte Jones at the end of the Young Vic's election hustings.
Dr Andrew Gower has been appointed as the new principal of Morley College, in succession to Ela Piotrowska.