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Lord Prescott visits building site for Willow Walk council homes
Thursday 31 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
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
Wednesday 30 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
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
Wednesday 30 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
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
Tuesday 29 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
A car drove into one of the pedestrian subways at Elephant & Castle on Tuesday evening and overturned.
Mayor inspects 'safer lorries' for cyclists and pedestrians
Tuesday 29 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
Mayor of London Boris Johnson inspected two HGVs fitted with equipment to reduce the risk of collisions with pedestrians and cyclists on Tuesday afternoon.
Kids join Greenpeace Lego protest outside South Bank Shell Centre
Tuesday 29 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
Belvedere Road on the South Bank was turned into a 'play street' by Greenpeace activists protesting outside the London offices of oil giant Shell.
Borough Market begins Southwark's World War I commemorations
Monday 28 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
Local commemorations of the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War began on Monday with a wreath-laying ceremony and service organised by Borough Market.
M&S to open next door to Tesco and Sainsbury's in Waterloo Road
Friday 25 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
Waterloo Road will soon boast three convenience shops in a row when M&S Simply Food and Tesco Express open next door to Sainsbury's Local.
Terence Cuneo statue removed from Waterloo Station
Friday 25 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
A statue of railway artist Terence Cuneo - unveiled by the Princess Royal a decade ago - has been removed from Waterloo Station and will be displayed at an army barracks in Kent.
Southwark in U-turn on plans to limit cyclists to 20 mph
Thursday 24 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
Southwark Council has admitted that it does not have the power to impose a 20 mph speed limit on cyclists in the borough.
Boat Race protester Trenton Oldfield leads demo outside MP's home
Thursday 24 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
Around 60 people joined a protest outside a Government minister's home in Westminster Bridge Road on Thursday night as his former domestic cleaner faces deportation.
Bankside buskers and entertainers could be licensed by council
Thursday 24 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
Bankside may have a long history as a place of entertainment beyond the regulation of the city authorities but buskers and street performers could soon be subject to a new licensing regime.
Fire on roof of Tower Bridge Road flats
Wednesday 23 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
Tower Bridge Road was brought to a standstill during Wednesday evening's rush hour when a fire broke out on the roof of a block of flats at the corner of Druid Street.
Cameron and Clegg at Walworth Academy for Girl Summit
Tuesday 22 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
Prime minister David Cameron was among the speakers at an international conference on female genital mutilation and forced marriage held at Walworth Academy just off Old Kent Road on Tuesday.
400 homes planned for Bermondsey's old Branston pickle factory
Tuesday 22 July 2014 - London SE1 website team
Developers proposing to build around 400 homes on the site of the old Crosse & Blackwell factory in Bermondsey have held a public exhibition of their early proposals.
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