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London and Tower bridges could host capital's Car Free Day
London and Tower bridges could host capital's Car Free Day

Tower Bridge and London Bridge could be closed to traffic for a day in September to celebrate international Car Free Day.

Tesco to close Elephant & Castle store after rodent crisis

Tesco Metro at Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre - shut for more than three weeks for pest control work - has now closed permanently.

Tesco to close Elephant & Castle store after rodent crisis
Ian Keatley named as Southwark Cathedral's new director of music
Ian Keatley named as Southwark Cathedral's new director of music

Ian Keatley has been appointed as Southwark Cathedral's new director of music, succeeding Peter Wright who retires this summer after 31 years in the role.

Empty chairs as Garden Bridge trustees refuse to face Assembly

There were three empty chairs in the chamber of City Hall on Monday as trustees of the charity behind the failed Garden Bridge refused to submit to face-to-face scrutiny by members of the London Assembly.

Empty chairs as Garden Bridge trustees refuse to face Assembly
Lambeth axes funding for Coin Street children's centre
Lambeth axes funding for Coin Street children's centre

Staff and parents from Coin Street Children's Centre travelled to Lambeth Town Hall on Monday to watch the borough's cabinet agree to withdraw the 124,000 annual funding the service currently receives.

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