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Elephant & Castle buses could be cut by more than a quarter
Elephant & Castle buses could be cut by more than a quarter

The number of buses serving Elephant & Castle each day could soon have been cut by more than a quarter whilst Sadiq Khan has been Mayor of London, if Transport for London's latest proposals are implemented.

Northern line Bank branch reopens a day early

London Bridge, Borough and Elephant & Castle stations regained their Northern line service on Sunday afternoon, a day before the advertised end of the 17-week closure of the line's Bank branch.

Northern line Bank branch reopens a day early
Southwark Labour takes London Bridge & West Bermondsey
Southwark Labour takes London Bridge & West Bermondsey

All three seats in London Bridge & West Bermondsey ward changing hands from Lib Dem to Labour was the main story of the 2022 local elections in Southwark.

New Waterloo & South Bank ward elects two Labour councillors

Labour candidates Sarina Da Silva and Ibrahim Dogus were elected to represent the new Waterloo & South Bank ward on Lambeth Council last week, but the Lib Dems achieved a close second place in the contest.

New Waterloo & South Bank ward elects two Labour councillors
Elephant & Castle gains new direct rail link to Finsbury Park
Elephant & Castle gains new direct rail link to Finsbury Park

A direct train service linking Elephant & Castle with Finsbury Park and stations to Welwyn Garden City begins on Monday 16 May.

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