The man who has led the Elephant & Castle regeneration project for the past seven years has been shortlisted in the London Planning Awards.
Rymans owner Theo Paphitis and IT entrepreneur Michael Tobin joined Simon Hughes and local Liberal Democrats at the Thomas a Becket pub on Old Kent Road on Friday to launch a new five-point plan to revive local high streets.
King's College London has announced that its sixth form mathematics free school will be located in part of the Lambeth Walk Group Practice surgery building.
Animal rights organisation People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has written to the new Lord Mayor of London urging her not to drive sheep across London Bridge during her year in office.
Bermondsey & Old Southwark MP Simon Hughes apologised to the House of Commons last week after an investigation by the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards.
Greater London Authority planning officers at City Hall have recommended that Mayor of London Boris Johnson grants permission for the controversial redevelopment of Eileen House on Newington Causeway.
Tuesday recap: Eileen House latest, London Bridge sheep, Simon Hughes, Theo Paphitis, free school + more se1.info/1bmDLH2
deansouthwark So sad to hear of Sir John Tavener's death. It makes the concert at Southwark on Friday, with world premieres of his work, so poignant.
Just published - Elephant & Castle regeneration boss Jon Abbott shortlisted for planning prize goo.gl/fb/jCrNF
@bridgewithout I rather suspect it might attract comment from one or two 'usual suspects' without any prompting...
andyben RIP Sir John Tavener. Died today 3 days before his newest work premieres at Southwark Cathedral
@bridgewithout Thought you'd enjoy that news!
Just published - Doing the Lambeth Walk with Michael Gove ... maths free school to open at GP surgery goo.gl/fb/Ra8lJ
Just published - Simon Hughes makes Commons apology over handling of donations goo.gl/fb/0b8j0
Burrell Street art pic.twitter.com/TOeNLFVEr5
60 Years of Archaeology in Wandsworth London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/… tonight's Southwark & Lambeth Archaeological Society lecture in Waterloo
Queen to visit the Shard next week: royalcentral.co.uk/thequeen/the-q…
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