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Man jailed for rape and kidnap after attacks on two women in SE1
Man jailed for rape and kidnap after attacks on two women in SE1

A man has been jailed for a total of 14 years for violent attacks on two women in Great Dover Street and Borough High Street last summer.

Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre to close after 55 years

The last day of trade at the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre will be Thursday 30 July, the firm behind redevelopment plans has announced.

Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre to close after 55 years
Vauxhall MP Florence Eshalomi makes maiden speech in Commons
Vauxhall MP Florence Eshalomi makes maiden speech in Commons

Florence Eshalomi, elected last December as the Labour MP for Vauxhall, made her maiden speech in the House of Commons on Thursday afternoon during a debate on health and social care.

'Lean luxury' Ruby hotel in tweaked 160 Blackfriars Road scheme

German 'lifestyle hotel' chain Ruby has been lined up as the prospective operator of a new hotel in Blackfriars Road, as developers hope to win permission a second time round.

'Lean luxury' Ruby hotel in tweaked 160 Blackfriars Road scheme
ITV plans visitor attraction at South Bank studios site
ITV plans visitor attraction at South Bank studios site

ITV has submitted plans to Lambeth Council for a temporary visitor attraction in part of its former studio complex on the South Bank.

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