There will be no fireworks display on the River Thames at the end of the Lord Mayor's Show on Saturday 10 November, the City of London Corporation has announced.
"This is, I think, a very exciting time for one of the finest museums in the world," said prime minister David Cameron as he announced further government funding of £5 million for the redevelopment of the Imperial War Museum.
The Millennium Bridge will be closed during the daytime next week to allow engineers to carry out a structural inspection.
Jazz fans and several well-known players have been visiting 56 Stamford Street for a few weeks but it officially opened on Thursday evening when the Mayor of Southwark Althea Smith cut a red ribbon.
Southwark Fire Station in Southwark Bridge Road is under threat of closure, according to a leaked London Fire Brigade document.
BREAKING NEWS RT @councilassembly: Cllr Barrie Hargrove announces that a lollipop patrol will be introduced on St George's Road next Monday.
Tonight Southwark's @councilassembly will discuss urgent road safety measures in St George's Road after the death of a 5-year-old boy
RT @politic_animal: There is a major weather front between Waterloo East and London Bridge.
For updates from tonight's Southwark Council meeting, follow @councilassembly
Special night market at Maltby Street on Friday 26 October for London Mallorca Week: http://t.co/XQSr1RQh
Tonight: Waterloo Sunset @UkuleleFlashMob
MT @cllr_anood: cross party support for urgent help with lollipop person on st george's rd. Will give great reassurance after tragedy there
Just published - Southwark Fire Station 'under threat of closure' http://t.co/hVWayw6m
@bitoclass imagine ticket office will still be 24/7 but advance windows will have similar hours to old travel centre
RT @BBCTravelAlert: Tower Bridge Road is part blocked Southbound with a crash at Queen Elizabeth Street. Queues already back to Tower Hill
@VapianoUK Can't make it, unfortunately, but thanks for the invite
Dramatic new photo of yesterday's Magdalen Street fire just sent in by a reader: http://t.co/2VYMEO0d (scroll down)
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