Communities minister Don Foster visited Bermondsey on Monday to learn about the pioneering work of local tenant management organisation Leathermarket JMB.
Some of the costs of the preparatory work for the proposed Garden Bridge across the Thames between Temple and the South Bank will be met from the public purse, Transport for London has confirmed.
Plans for a major redesign of the northern junction at Elephant & Castle are moving forward, says Mayor of London Boris Johnson.
Wednesday recap: Heatherwick Garden Bridge update + Elephant & Castle roundabout removal news se1.info/1cmykZp
Tonight at community council, cllrs allocated extra funds for repairs to the Borough War Memorial in Borough High Street
Lend Lease are moving their Elephant & Castle team into offices at Hannibal House above the E&C Shopping Centre
Hearing that tonight's Borough, Bankside & Walworth Community Council was a rowdy affair - meeting adjourned briefly for cooling down!
3 days after start of major cuts, notice outside Southwark Police Station still says it's open 24/7. pic.twitter.com/rBtxzTaaHk
Just waiting for Andrew Gilligan to approve the plans before consultation starts
Update from @markgettleson re Tower Bridge Road / Abbey St jct - pedestrian crossing on W and N arms of junction - consultation starts soon
More Bermondsey and Rotherhithe Community Council tweets over at @se16
Austin will be running more open-access sculpture workshops on Whites Grounds Estate this October - come & work with Portland stone
Local artist Austin Emery is telling community council about his Leathermarket Community Sculpture Project on Tyers Estate
Bermondsey Street Festival organisers are worried about saturation - 15,000 people came last year - don't want too many ppl from N of river
Crew Set to Break Non Stop Round Britain Rowing Record: afloat.ie/watersport/row…
The online entry form for Bermondsey in Bloom will be available at the end of next week
The Bermondsey in Bloom competition is open to residents in Grange and Riverside wards - closing date end of July
Cllr Eliza Mann is announcing the return of the Bermondsey in Bloom competition which she organised in 2011
New Bermondsey Labour parl candidate @coyleneil is here rather than at his own Borough, Bankside & Walworth CC which is also meeting tonight
At Bermondsey & Rotherhithe Community Council - first meeting with @GrahamNeale in the chair
Armed police officer snapped parking on double yellow lines at Borough Market - so he could stop to get a sandwich: dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2…
Govt confirms local council elections next year will be on 22 May to coincide with Euro elections: gov.uk/government/con…
Suspect some may beg to differ with Boris aide Sir Eddie Lister who told @LondonAssembly that there's "no community" at Elephant & Castle
KCL is opening a maths sixth form 'free school' in Waterloo. Find out more today between 5 and 6 over a cup of tea: se1.info/17je65T
150 years ago today, 130 tourists left
London Bridge Station for Newhaven + Paris led by a fellow called Thomas Cook se1.info/10kUQzB
Just published - Thames Garden Bridge: "significant interest" from sponsors but taxpayers will foot planning bill goo.gl/fb/9PWpI
hoeykateMP Will present to Parliament tonight 40,000 petition protesting Southbank Centre's proposals to move skateboard park from longstanding site.
Apparently the new flats opposite the fire brigade HQ on Union Street offer an "exhilarating lifestyle opportunity": london-se1.co.uk/forum/read/1/1…
Peter Hendy: “devolution to TfL of rail services in southeast London is unlikely for the time being”.
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