Amalia Moruzzi, who until recently presided over Borough Cafe has died at home in Parma Italy after a long illness.
An armed robber who escaped from a court at the Elephant & Castle in February has been re-captured.
Staff at Shakespeare’s Globe are watching the weather forecast hoping for a dry night at least until 10.30pm for the televising of Sunday night's Richard II performance with Mark Rylance playing the lead.
Over 200 boats - from Cornish gigs to Chinese dragonboats - taking part in the 22 mile Great River Race passed the SE1 riverside on Saturday.
This weekend crowds gathered in Potters Fields near Tower Bridge to watch illusionist David Blaine undertake his 44-day endurance feat.
Hay's Galleria was once more filled with stalls offering all kinds of seafood at this popular annual event.
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