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News & features published on 16 December 2006
Arctic explorer launches fourth Bankside Frost Fair

Siberian husky sledding was the star attraction at this year's Bankside Frost Fair. The fair opened on Friday with a guest appearance by explorer Benedict Allen.

New sculpture garden in Waterloo churchyard

"Every event is special at St John's" said Mayor of Lambeth Liz Atkinson speaking at Waterloo's parish church before opening a new sculpture garden.

Volunteers wrap hundreds of gifts for Bankside charities

Volunteers from local businesses spent a morning sorting and wrapping gifts to be distributed to local charities as part of Better Bankside's annual Christmas appeal.

Tower Bridge Road building collapse: builders fined

A building firm and its director have been fined 90,000 each for their part in the collapse of a bookshop and two flats in Tower Bridge Road two years ago.

The Enchanted Pig at the Young Vic

The Enchanted Pig, a Young Vic and Opera Group co-production, is without doubt an enchanting show.

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