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Tate Modern visitor numbers fall; Tower Bridge gains in popularity
Wednesday 5 March 2014 - London SE1 website team
Tate Modern suffered an 8 per cent drop in the number of visitors during 2013, according to figures released this week.
2 years living behind scaffolding: Draper House residents protest
Wednesday 5 March 2014 - London SE1 website team
Residents of an Elephant & Castle tower block who have lived behind scaffolding and netting for two years last month held a protest to highlight their frustration.
Sainsbury's plans store at controversial Great Dover Street hotel
Tuesday 4 March 2014 - London SE1 website team
Sainsbury's has applied to Southwark Council for planning permission to turn the ground floor of a hotel into a convenience food store.
Elephant & Castle and Waterloo roundabouts to be removed
Tuesday 4 March 2014 - London SE1 website team
Transport for London has published new images showing how the road junctions at Elephant & Castle and Waterloo could be transformed by the removal of the current gyratory systems.
C10 bus route reliability needs to improve, Mayor admits
Tuesday 4 March 2014 - London SE1 website team
Transport for London has admitted that the evening peak service on bus route C10 is not reliable enough.
St Thomas' A&E: work starts on £20 million revamp
Monday 3 March 2014 - London SE1 website team
Work began this week on a £20 million project to rebuild the accident & emergency department at St Thomas' Hospital.
Nine years in jail for Borough High Street armed robber
Monday 3 March 2014 - London SE1 website team
An armed robber who was apprehended by passers-by including a police officer, a trainee ambulance driver, two roofers, two security officers, a bank manager and an ice cream man has been sentenced to nine-and-a-half years imprisonment.
Tabard Gardens drug dealer jailed
Friday 28 February 2014 - London SE1 website team
A drug dealer from the Tabard Gardens Estate who was found with almost £150,000 of class A drugs in his car has been jailed for five years.
Archbishop and cabinet minister visit Rockingham Community Centre
Friday 28 February 2014 - London SE1 website team
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby and communities secretary Eric Pickles visited the Rockingham Community Centre on Thursday to mark an expansion of the Near Neighbours programme.
'Criminalisation' of rough sleeping: protesters camp outside City Hall
Thursday 27 February 2014 - London SE1 website team
A Mayor's Question Time session of the London Assembly was adjourned twice on Wednesday morning after campaigners protesting against a police crackdown on rough sleeping interrupted the meeting.
Vauxhall IDAHO tree replanted on Albert Embankment
Thursday 27 February 2014 - London SE1 website team
A new tree has been planted on the Albert Embankment at Vauxhall to advertise Lambeth's opposition to homophobia.
Reduced lift service at Elephant & Castle tube for six months
Wednesday 26 February 2014 - London SE1 website team
London Underground has advised passengers catching the Northern line at Elephant & Castle to use the Bakerloo line entrance in London Road during work to refurbish lifts at the station.
Shard viewing gallery welcomes its millionth visitor
Wednesday 26 February 2014 - London SE1 website team
The View from The Shard, the visitor attraction at the top of the London Bridge skyscraper, has welcomed its one millionth visitor 13 months after opening its doors.
Mayor announces bike & pedestrian improvements at 5 SE1 junctions
Wednesday 26 February 2014 - London SE1 website team
Five major road junctions in SE1 are on a list of 33 intersections across the capital to share £300 million for cycling and pedestrian safety improvements announced by the Mayor of London.
Shrek's Far Far Away Adventure attraction coming to County Hall
Monday 24 February 2014 - London SE1 website team
Merlin Entertainments has teamed up with DreamWorks Animation to create a themed visitor attraction based on Shrek and his friends at County Hall on the South Bank.
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