The Christmas tree lights in Southwark Cathedral and Borough Market were switched on simultaneously on Wednesday evening during Better Bankside's annual service for local businesses and their employees.
There was a champagne toast to Eileen Gamblin as she stepped down from her catering role at Christ Church in Blackfriars Road after 44 years.
Thursday recap: today's news stories and tweets on a single page http://t.co/wdt1gSSw
RT @flick2leg I would like to thank the kind people of Bermondsey who took time to place tributes on Tower Bridge Rd, touching & appreciated
RT @William_Bain: Beautiful firework display over South Bank of Thames now - anyone know what it's in aid of?
@camers456 I wouldn't imagine so, but I've got no further details.
Free ice skating at More London (+ Christmas Market) starts tomorrow http://t.co/f9Sapb2b
Just published - Eileen Gamblin retires after four decades of service at Christ Church Southwark http://t.co/9nyGTXj1
The family of Ellie Carey (cyclist who died last week in Bermondsey) have today met Simon Hughes at Parliament (via @markgettleson)
Father pleads guilty to killing his children at Empire Square SE1 http://t.co/fHntSoB3
Shooting stars: one of the decorations from @waterlooquarter Christmas tree just blew across Emma Cons Gardens in the high winds
Music and Readings by Candlelight tonight at St Mary Magdalen in Bermondsey Street http://t.co/QW88TIGh
London's Lost Rivers will be the subject of tonight's South East London Folklore Society talk http://t.co/4TyfKwv6
Potters Fields Park will be turned into an 'ape playground' for humans next Monday http://t.co/YHgRzOzV
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