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Could you befriend a local older person? Charity seeks volunteers
Thursday 13 November 2014 - London SE1 website team
Blackfriars Settlement is looking for volunteers to work with older people.
Carole Wright receives volunteering award from Peabody
Sunday 2 November 2014 - London SE1 website team
The achievements of a Blackfriars Road resident were recognised at the fifth annual Peabody Volunteer Awards held at City Hall last month.
'Real' Apple Store turns heads at Borough Market autumn celebration
Monday 27 October 2014 - London SE1 website team
With white walls and minimalist displays, for one day only Borough Market adopted the design aesthetic of a well-known electronics and computer company with its 'Real' Apple Store.
Elephant & Castle tube station inspires short story for children
Sunday 12 October 2014 - London SE1 website team
An American author has published a book of children's stories including a tale inspired by Elephant & Castle tube station.
Radioactive blob appears in Bermondsey Square
Wednesday 8 October 2014 - London SE1 website team
A sculpture inspired by a science-fiction film has been installed in Bermondsey Square.
Bermondsey Street Festival 2014
Monday 22 September 2014 - London SE1 website team
Good weather drew thousands of people to Bermondsey Street Festival on Saturday.
BOST is 'Champion of Champions' again
Monday 22 September 2014 - London SE1 website team
Bankside Open Spaces Trust has been awarded a special Champion of Champions certificate by London/Britain in Bloom for the second year running.
Queensborough Centre marks 30 years
Friday 19 September 2014 - London SE1 website team
The Queensborough Community Centre on the Scovell Estate has marked its 30th anniversary with a party.
Bermondsey Project exhibitions
Monday 15 September 2014 - London SE1 website team
The Bermondsey Project is celebrating five years at the Crosse & Blackwell factory in Willow Walk.
South Bank bar installs division bell to summon MPs to vote
Tuesday 9 September 2014 - London SE1 website team
A restaurant and bar at County Hall on the South Bank has installed a division bell which gives MPs an eight-minute warning to make their way across the river to vote in the lobbies of the Palace of Westminster.
Centenary of Waterloo-born Labour foreign secretary George Brown
Tuesday 2 September 2014 - Leigh Hatts
The centenary of foreign secretary George Brown, born on 2 September 1914 just a month into the First World War, falls this year.
Blackfriars watercolour to feature on tube station posters
Tuesday 2 September 2014 - London SE1 website team
A watercolour of Blackfriars Railway Bridge is one of two Thames-related paintings to be displayed on posters at river piers and tube stations around London.
Fundraising feats to raise money for Garden Museum expansion
Sunday 31 August 2014 - London SE1 website team
A Lambeth councillor has raised more than £1,000 for the Garden Museum with a 78-mile walk round the Capital Ring orbital footpath ... and now the museum's boss plans to swim the Thames from Oxford to London.
Local trainees employed as marshals on Roupell Street film set
Sunday 31 August 2014 - London SE1 website team
Six young people trained by a Kennington-based charity were employed as marshals on a film set in Waterloo last month.
Book exchange opens in hidden London Bridge garden
Friday 29 August 2014 - London SE1 website team
As the Gibbon's Rent garden celebrates its second anniversary, a new book exchange cabinet has been added to the green oasis just yards away from the bustle of Tooley Street.
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