The top of the Shard will be the focus of a nightly light show each day until New Year's Eve between 5pm and midnight.
Transport for London is expected to launch a public consultation in the new year on plans to extend bus route 415 from Elephant & Castle to Tesco in Old Kent Road.
A convicted murderer who absconded from prison months ago has been apprehended in Waterloo.
Construction of the new Garden Bridge over the River Thames could begin next year after the scheme was given the green light by the Mayor of London's office.
Friday recap: Garden Bridge + Old Kent Road bus services London-SE1.co.uk/date/2014-12-19
AdamBienkov Boris says there's no money to keep open London's police or fire stations. In other news he's just spent Â£30m on a bridge for Joanna Lumley.
SE1 restaurants & pubs open on Christmas Day:
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Bus route 415 could be extended from Elephant & Castle via Bricklayers Arms to Tesco in Old Kent Road london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8017
Garden Bridge: "We want people from all over the UK to feel it's their bridge and their garden" - Lord Davies tells @BBCRadio4
Ugly Duck - the new name for @4749TannerSt ift.tt/13aAopN
Breastfeeding will be "encouraged" on the Garden Bridge, Boris tells @VanessaOnAir
Giant Snow Globe, Festive Face Painting and Christmas Card Making Craft Workshop at Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/â€¦
[Forum] Reports of card cloning devices used at ATMs in The Cut: london-se1.co.uk/forum/read/1/1â€¦
Just published - Murderer on the run caught after visiting Waterloo day centre goo.gl/fb/4UjVl6
Garden Bridge Trust says it has raised Â£110 million of its Â£175 million target london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8015
Just published - Garden Bridge planning approval endorsed by City Hall goo.gl/fb/qE7Gg6
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