A replica of a Victorian shop sign that formed one of the landmarks on the young Charles Dickens' regular walk through Southwark has been unveiled by the writer's great-great-grandson.
Six developers have been shortlisted in the competition to build a stalled 44-storey skyscraper scheme at the Elephant & Castle.
Around a decade will have passed since the last Eurostar train left Waterloo International before all five of the disused platforms are brought back into use for domestic trains, the Government signalled this week.
The architect of the Shard has said that the admission price for the skyscraper's viewing gallery is "too expensive".
Tip for politicians delivering a speech: don't give away fact you've not read it in advance by exclaiming "oh, how interesting" in mid-flow
The Shard? That's titchy, says Cumbrian tourist board http://t.co/pf99Qvdn
All the staff from the Shard call centre in Norwich have now visited the tower: http://t.co/iLhnRw6u
BARD campaigners obtain minutes from Blackfriars Road landowners' forum under FOI http://t.co/92TPEkre
Dog, pot and Shard http://t.co/TpY7PzfI
@KenningtonPOB Thu, not Wed!
Just published - Six developers compete to build Elephant & Castle skyscraper http://t.co/BQBYeXkY
Just published - Waterloo Eurostar terminal shut 2007; now minister says it's unlikely to be fully used till c.2017 http://t.co/xxg33GFS
[Forum] Lost Cat, Bermondsey Street area http://t.co/yjj2T5Ma
Gun salute 1pm Tower of London - anniversary of Queen's accession (pic of previous event: http://t.co/B03tGZXD )
Southwark's clumsy redaction of its secret Lend Lease deal made it into this week's Rotten Boroughs column in @privateeyenews
Just published - Shard tickets "too expensive", says Renzo Piano http://t.co/pVJLu9u5
Shardtalk on Hardtalk: Sarah Montague interviews Renzo Piano 9.05am on BBC World Service http://t.co/VFSeNhrH
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