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South Bank's Sea Containers hotel drops Mondrian brand
South Bank's Sea Containers hotel drops Mondrian brand

The Mondrian London hotel on the South Bank has been renamed as Sea Containers London.

Minicab drivers hold congestion charge demo in Blackfriars Road

Traffic in Blackfriars Road was halted on Monday morning as minicab drivers protested outside Transport for London's offices over plans to remove their congestion charge exemption.

Minicab drivers hold congestion charge demo in Blackfriars Road
All change in Lambeth as Lib Peck quits for City Hall job
All change in Lambeth as Lib Peck quits for City Hall job

Lambeth Council will soon have a new leader after Cllr Lib Peck announced her resignation from the authority to take a job running City Hall's new violence reduction unit.

Listed status for Guy's Hospital war memorial

The memorial bearing the names of the 238 staff and students of Guy's Hospital killed in the First and Second World Wars has been given grade II listed status by the Government.

Listed status for Guy's Hospital war memorial
Royal visit to South Bank as Meghan becomes National Theatre patron
Royal visit to South Bank as Meghan becomes National Theatre patron

The Duchess of Sussex is expected to make an official visit to the South Bank in the next few weeks following the announcement that she is the new patron of the National Theatre, in succession to the Queen.

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