As he prepares to take 6 weeks off from The Philadelphia Story to star in the next Superman movie, Kevin Spacey says that he is upbeat about his first Old Vic season despite poor reviews.
It's one of the worst eyesores in SE1, and now architects have put forward a speculative proposal to bring the former County Hall annexe in Westminster Bridge Road to life as a 'Green Island'.
The chief executive of an SE1-based music charity is among the local residents to be recognised in the Queen's birthday honours list.
Broadcaster Jonathan Dimbleby opened a refurbished £3.6 million state-of-the-art imaging centre - which helps in diagnosing and treating cancer - at St Thomas' Hospital last week.
A plethora of new initiatives to encourage walking in the wider Elephant and Castle regeneration area was launched last week at an event at Southwark Local History Library.
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